Current Affairs June 2017 [3]


[21] With which social networking company Election Commission of India is collaborating to launch first Nationwide “Voter Registration Reminder”?

[A] Facebook

[B] Twitter

[C] LinkedIn

[D] Google+

 

 

[22] Which scheme has been launched by the Department of Science and Technology that enables NRIs and overseas scientific community to participate and contribute to research and development in India?

[A] Persons of Indian Origin Scheme

[B] Overseas Citizen of India Scheme

[C] VAJRA Faculty scheme

[D] NRI Faculty Scheme

 

 

[23] Who has won the Indonesian Open badminton title 2017?

[A] Kidambi Srikant

[B] Parupalli Kashyap

[C] Valiyaveetil Diju

[D] Saurabh Varma

 

 

[24] Who has become the first man or woman in the Open era to clinch a Grand Slam tournament 10 times?

[A] Serena Williams

[B] Rafael Nadal

[C] Angelique Kerber

[D] Roger Federer

 

 

[25] Who is the winner of Thailand Grand Prix 2017 in men’s single?

[A] Sameer Verma

[B] B. Sai Praneeth

[C] R. M. V. Gurusaidutt

[D] Srikanth Kidambi

 

 

[26] Which state has become the first state in the country to have a blood bank for the cattle?

[A] Haryana

[B] Punjab

[C] Odisha

[D] Andhra Pradesh

 

 

[27] NASA has launched world’s lightest satellite weighing only 64 grams designed by 18-year-old boy Rifath Sharook from Tamil Nadu. What is the name of the satellite?

[A] RifathSat

[B] RamanSat

[C] LightSat

[D] KalamSat

 

 

[28] On which day of every year is the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought observed?

[A] June 13

[B] June 17

[C] June 19

[D] June 10

 

 

[29] Who has won the 2017 French Open Women’s Singles title?

[A] Angelique Kerber

[B] Svetlana Kuznetsova

[C] Jelena Ostapenko

[D] Simona Halep

 

 

[30] What will be India’s growth rate in the financial year 2017 according the World Bank’s Global Economic Prospects (GEP)?

[A] 8.1%

[B] 9.2%

[C] 7.2%

[D] 7.9%