Current Affairs March 2017 [1]

[1] Which mobile applications have been launched by the Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways to provide a comprehensive digital solution for enforcement of traffic rules?

[A] e-challan and m-parivahan

[B] e-traffic and e-parivahan

[C] e-challan and e-traffic

[D] e-challan and e-booking



[2] Which country has become the 29th member on NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)?

[A] Slovenia

[B] Albania

[C] Montenegro

[D] Croatia



[3] What is the theme of 2017 World Water Day?

[A] Water and Energy

[B] Water and Sustainable Development

[C] Better Water, Better Jobs

[D] Why Waste Water?



[4] What is India’s contribution to the United Nations in 2015-16?

[A] Rs 157 crore

[B] Rs 244 crore

[C] Rs 196 crore

[D] Rs 324 crore



[5] In which state India’s largest floating solar photovoltaic plant has been installed by state-run NTPC (National Thermal Power Corporation Limited)?

[A] Maharashtra

[B] Kerala

[C] Rajasthan

[D] Gujarat



[6] Which programme was launched by the Commonwealth of Nations to help member states tackle domestic violence?

[A] “Peace in the home” programme

[B] “Peace in the world” programme

[C] “Peace in the country” programme

[D] “Peace in the nation” programme



[7] Who has been awarded the prestigious Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for being named the ICC Cricketer of the Year 2016?

[A] Virat Kohli

[B] Buwaneshwar Kumar

[C] Ravichandran Ashwin

[D] M.S. Dhoni



[8] Which country became the first country in the world to ban metal mining nationwide.

[A] Venezuela

[B] Zambia

[C] El Salvador

[D] Burundi



[9] What is TU142M?

[A] Aircraft

[B] Submarine

[C] Aircraft carrier

[D] Anti-tank guided missile



[10] Who is the winner of 2017 Vijay Hazare Trophy?

[A] Bengal

[B] Tamil Nadu

[C] Delhi

[D] Karnataka