Who has been awarded prestigious Dr. B. C. Roy national award for outstanding service in the field of socio-medical relief for 2016?
[A] Dr. Parimal Desai
[B] Dr. Haresh Bhalodiya
[C] Dr. P Raghu Ram
[D] Suvendra Nath Bhattacharyya
The award will be conferred on him by President Pranab Mukherjee on the occasion of the Doctors day observed every year on 1st July.
The award recognises Dr Raghu Ram’s significant contribution towards improving the delivery of Breast health care in India.
Dr. P Raghu Ram made efforts to create the much needed awareness about importance of early detection of breast cancer in the Telangana & Andhra Pradesh.
 For development of which Industrial Corridor India and Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed $375 million pact for loans and grants?
[A] Mumbai-Hyderabad Industrial Corridor
[B] Visakhapatnam-Chennai Industrial Corridor
[C] Mumbai-Delhi Industrial Corridor
[D] Hyderabad-Delhi Industrial Corridor
 Which of the following has been launched by the Union Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) for Botnet cleaning and Malware analysis?
[A] Cyber Swachhta Kendra
[B] Malware Swachhta Kendra
[C] Virus Swachhta Kendra
[D] Database Swachhta Kendra
The “Cyber Swachhta Kendra” (Botnet Cleaning and Malware Analysis Centre) is set up in accordance with the objectives of the “National Cyber Security Policy”, which envisages creating a secure cyber eco system in the country.
This centre operates in close coordination and collaboration with Internet Service Providers and Product/Antivirus companies.
 In February 2017, Reserve Bank permitted multilateral financial institutions to invest in rupee denominated bonds issued by Indian entities. These bonds are known as —————–.
Answer: Masala Bonds
Masala bonds are issued by Indian companies in offshore capital markets.
Masala bonds are rupee denominated, i.e., an investor will pay dollars to purchase masala bonds which will be converted into Indian Rupees and credited to the issuer company.
 On which day the World Radio Day is observed every year?
[A] On 14th February
[B] On 16th February
[C] On 13th February
[D] On 18th February
2017 Theme: “Radio is You”.
 With how many countries India has signed and operationalized Social Security Agreements (SSAs)?
India has signed and operationalized Social Security Agreements (SSAs) with 18 countries – Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Sweden, Switzerland, and South Korea.
 Who is the Chief Minister of Nagaland?
[A] Kiyanilie Peseyie
[B] Yanthungo Patton
[D] Shurhozelie Liezitsu
Shurhozelie Liezitsu was sworn-in as the 17th Chief Minister of Nagaland on 21st February 2017.
He succeeded T R Zeliang.
T R Zeliang had stepped down as Chief Minister on Sunday in the wake of violent protests that broke out when his government wanted to hold municipal elections with 33 per cent reservation for women.
 Who has been selected for the prestigious Vyas Samman 2016?
[A] Shankha Ghosh
[B] Sunita Jain
[C] Surinder Verma
[D] Raj Bisaria
Surinder Verma was chosen for this award for his novel Kaatna Shami Ka Vriksha : Padma Pankhuri Ki Dhar Se, published in 2010.
The Vyas Samman is a literary award in India.
It was started in 1991.
To be eligible for the award, the literary work must be in the Hindi language and have been published in the past 10 years.
 ‘Indradhanush 2.0’ is related with———————-.
‘Indradhanush 2.0’aims to clean up the balance sheets of PSBs to ensure banks remain solvent and fully comply with global capital adequacy norms, Basel-III.
 Which state became the first state in the northeast to implement e-Cabinet solution for the state cabinet members?
[C] Arunachal Pradesh
Implemented by the department of Information Technology and Communication, the solution lets Ministers prepare for cabinet meetings, conduct them and review minutes, entirely without paper.
Andhra Pradesh government had its first paperless eCabinet meeting on September 15, 2014.