Current Affairs Quiz for 4th and 5th January 2017
(Q.1) World Braille Day is celebrated every year on _______ around the world to commemorate the birthday of Louis Braille, the inventor of the Braille language which helps blind people to read as well as write
- 3rd January
- 4th January
- 5th January
- 6th January
(Q.2) 104th session of Indian Science Congress was held from 3rd -7th January 2017 at:
(Q.3) David R Syiemlieh has taken charge as new Chairman of:
- Staff Selection Commission
- Finance Commission
- Union Public Service Commission
- University Grants Commission
(Q.4) In January 2017, which Asian country launched its first freight train to London?
- South Korea
(Q.5) Ongoing 35th All India Police Equestrian Championship and Mounted Police Duty Meet has been named after the deceased police horse:
(Q.6) H S Mahadeva Prasad, who passed away in January 2017, was Cooperation and Sugar Minister of:
- Tamil Nadu
(Q.7) Jovonel Moise has been declared winner of the Presidential Election of which Caribbean Country?
- Puerto Rico
(Q.8) Which State Govt. has recently launched a new health scheme christened Arogya Raksha offering medical insurance to those who were not covered under any of the existing health schemes of the state government?
- Andhra Pradesh
(Q.9) In January 2017, who among the following won the World Blitz Chess Championship title in Doha, Qatar?
- Sergey Karjakin
- Magnus Carlsen
- Vladimir Kramnik
- Viswanathan Anand
(Q.10) Who among the following recently took oath as the 44th Chief Justice of India?
- Rajendra Mal Lodha
- J S Khehar
- T S Thakur
- H L Dattu