Current Affairs January 2017 [5]

[41] According to recently released Jones Lang LaSalle’s City Momentum Index (CMI), which city has emerged as the most dynamic city in the world?

[A] Silicon Valley

[B] Shanghai

[C] Bengaluru

[D] Ho Chi Minh City



[42] Which ministry has launched Mobile App for Haj Pilgrimage?

[A] Ministry of External Affairs

[B] Ministry of Home Affairs

[C] Ministry of Minority Affairs

[D] Ministry of Culture



[43] Over which rivers India gets control according to Indus Waters Treaty (IWT) IWT?

[A] Indus, Chenab and Jhelum

[B] Beas, Ravi and Jhelum

[C] Sutlej, Indus and Chenab

[D] Beas, Ravi and Sutlej


[44] In which state Jallikattu, a bull taming or bull vaulting sport, is played?

[A] Tamil Nadu

[B] Kerala

[C] Odisha

[D] Andhra Pradesh


[45] Which country has launched its first military communications satellite Kirameki-2?

[A] China

[B] Japan

[C] South Korea

[D] North Korea



[46] The Union HRD Minister Shri Prakash Javadekar launched a dedicated web portal ‘ShaGun’ for monitoring the progress of ————-.

[A] Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan

[B] Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

[C] Nai Manzil Yojana

[D] Garib Kalyan Yojana



[47] The Union Ministry of Urban Development launched Swachh Sarvekshan to rank cities/towns across the country on cleanliness with a population of 1 lakh and above. Which city was gives the first rank according to Swachh Sarvekshan 2016?

[1] Mysuru

[2] Chadigarh

[3] Tiruchirapalli

[4] New Delhi Municipal council



[48] In which city 14th edition of 2017 Pravasi Bharatiya Divas was held?

[A] Ahmadabad

[B] Bangalore

[C] Chennai

[D] Hyderabad


[49] Which committee has recently recommended reservation for girl students in IITs?

[A] Mundra Committee

[B] Timothy Gonsalves Committee

[C] Madhukar Gupta Committee

[D] None of the above


[50] How many Padma awards are given in 2017?

[A] 89

[B] 92

[C] 94

[D] 84


[51] The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval to the proposal for India’s taking full membership of the International Vaccine Institute (IVI) Governing Council. The move involves payment of annual contribution of US $ 5,00,000 to the International Vaccine Institute (IVI).

Where is the headquarter of the International Vaccine Institute (IVI)?

[A] Canberra [Australia]

[B] Berlin [Germany]

[C] Beijing [China]

[D] Seoul [South Korea]