Current Affairs February 2017 [2]

[11] The World Wetland Day (WWD) is observed every year——————–.

[A] February 2

[B] February 4

[C] February 6

[D] February 8


[12] Where is India’s first integrated heliport?

[A] Delhi

[B] Mumbai

[C] Bengaluru

[D] Hyderabad


[13] With which country Union Cabinet has approved the signing of Air Services Agreement (ASA) in February 2017?

[A] Poland

[B] Greece

[C] France

[D] England


[14] Which sail boat was inducted into the Navy and is slated to be the platform for First Indian All Women Circumnavigation of the Globe expedition of the Indian Navy?

[A] INSV Mhadei

[B] INS Mandovi

[C] INSV Tarini

[D] None of the above


[15] Which company became the first Indian company (either public or private) to provide logistical support to the US military within Indian Territory?

[A] Reliance Defence and Engineering Limited

[B] Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd

[C] Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd

[D] Coromandel Engineering Company Ltd


[16] Which organization or institution has developed indigenous Telemetry & Telecommand Processor (TTCP)?

[A] National Aerospace Laboratories

[B] Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

[C] Defence Research and Development Organisation

[D] Indian Space Research Organisation


[17] Who is the chairman of National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST)?

[A] Ravi Thakur

[B] Rameshwar Oraon

[C] Nand Kuamr Sai

[D] Harikrishna Damor


[18] Which code has been launched by the Union Government to enable digital payments without card swiping machines?

[A] Bharat QR code

[B] Digital QR code

[C] BHIM QR code

[D] Token QR code


[19] What is India’s ranking according to Index of Economic Freedom 2017?

[A] 123rd

[B] 143rd

[C] 156th

[D] 173rd


[20] In which state India’s first Floating Elementary School has been inaugurated on February 13, 2017?

[A] Nagaland

[B] Mizoram

[C] Sikkim

[D] Manipur