Current Affairs July 2017 [1]

[1] The Union Ministry of Minority Affairs has launched Jiyo Parsi Publicity Phase-2 on 29 July 2017.  In which city it was launched?

[A] Mumbai

[B] Ahmadabad

[C] Delhi

[D] Jaipur



[2] Udupi Ramachandra Rao, a famous personality, passed away in Bengaluru on July 24, 2017.

He was a ———————-

[A] Scientist

[B] Filmmaker

[C] Author

[D] Sportsman



[3] What is the ranking of India in the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) Government at a Glance 2017 report?

[A] Second

[B] Third

[C] Fourth

[D] Seventh



[4] Who is the winner of Prime Minister’s trophy for ‘Best Performing Integrated Steel Plant’ in the country for the performance years 2014-2015 and 2015- 16?

[A] Bhilai Steel Plant of SAIL

[B] JSW Steel Ltd.

[C] Tata Steel Ltd

[D] Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd



[5] Which material has been developed by the scientists from the Indian Institute of Science, Education and Research (IISER), Thiruvananthapura that has the capability to congeal oil from an oil and water mixture?

[A] Mannitol

[B] Gelator

[C] Aerogel

[D] Nanogel



[6] Who has won the 2017 Yonex US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament title?

[A] B. Sai Praneeth

[B] H. S. Prannoy

[C] K Srikanth

[D] Chetan Anand



[7] What is the ranking of India in the 2017 Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Index?

[A] 89th

[B] 96th

[C] 104th

[D] 116th



[8] What is the ranking of India in Global Cybersecurity Index 2017 (GCI)?

[A] 98th

[B] 56th

[C] 32nd

[D] 23rd



[9] What is the current position of India as an exporter of beef?

[A] First

[B] Second

[C] Third

[D] Fourth



[10] Who has won the Women’s Cricket World Cup 2017?

[A] Sri Lanka

[B] India

[C] England

[D] Australia