Current Affairs July 2017 [2]

[11] Who has become the highest run-scorer in women’s international cricket and the only female cricketer to surpass the 6,000 run mark in ODIs?

[A] Meg Lanning

[B] Sarah Taylor

[C] Mithali Raj

[D] Anya Shrubsole



[12] Which city hosted 2017 Asian Athletic Championships?

[A] Bhubaneswar

[B] Pune

[C] Ahmadabad

[D] Delhi



[13] Which metro rail system becomes the only completely ‘green’ Metro system in the world for adhering to green building norms?

[A] Bengaluru Metro

[B] Kolkata Metro

[C] Chennai Metro

[D] Delhi Metro



[14] Government of India has launched the Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana on 4th May 2017. What is the minimum age required to be eligible for the scheme?

[A] 52

[B] 55

[C] 58

[D] 60



[15] In which city the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), South Asia Regional Center (ISARC) will be established?

[A] Ludhiana

[B] Rohtak

[C] Varanasi

[D] Pune



[16] In which state Maitree 2017, a joint military training exercise has commenced between Indian Army and Royal Thailand Army?

[A] Andhra Pradesh

[B] Himachal Pradesh

[C] Tamil Nadu

[D] Punjab



[17] On which day of every year the International Tiger Day is celebrated?

[A] 12 July

[B] 19 July

[C] 24 July

[D] 29 July



[18] Who has won the gold medal for India in the 2017 World Para Athletics Championship?

[A] Sundar Singh Gurjar

[B] Amit Kumar Saroha

[C] Karamjyoti Dalal

[D] Sharad Kumar



[19] Which state has become the India’s first State to lay down the minimum educational qualifications for contesting elections to village cooperative societies and various other cooperative bodies?

[A] Rajasthan

[B] Andhra Pradesh

[C] Kerala

[D] Sikkim



[20] Which former Union Minister was conferred with the Japan’s imperial decoration ‘Order of the Rising Sun’ award for his contribution to fostering Japan-India ties?

[A] Ashwini Kumar

[B] Kapil Sibal

[C] Veerappa Moily

[D] Jairam Ramesh