Who was the last prime minister of India to visit Spain before Prime Minister Narendra Modi?
[A] Rajiv Gandhi
[B] V. P. Singh
[C] Chandra Shekhar
[D] Manmohan Singh
Rajiv Gandhi visited in the year 1988.
 Identify the personality!
He is credited for completely eliminating the Khalistani terrorism in Punjab.
He led the ‘Operation Black Thunder’ in May 1988 to eliminate militants hiding in the Golden Temple.
He was conferred with Padma Shri in 1989 for his work in civil services.
He died on May 26, 2017.
[A] Jaswant Singh Khalra
[B] KPS Gill
[C] Sumedh Singh Saini
[D] Beant Singh
Kanwar Pal Singh Gill [KPS Gill]
 Who is the author of “Confessions of a dying mind: the blind faith of atheism“?
[A] Diksha Basu
[B] Haulianlal Guite
[C] Ganes Devy
[D] Akhil Sharma
He is an IAS officer from Manipur.
He cleared the 2010 Civil Services Examination with an All India Rank of 33.
The book is touted as “the world’s first philosophical novel for God“.
This is a philosophical book arguing the case for God.
 Which is India’s most valuable brand according to Brand Finance 2017 report?
[A] Tata Group
Top five brands in India:
 Tata Group [Worldwide rank 103]
 Airtel [Worldwide rank 190]
 Infosys [Worldwide rank 301]
 LIC [Worldwide rank 222]
 State Bank of India [Worldwide rank 294]
Top 5 most valuable brands in the world:
 Who has won the Spanish Grand Prix Formula One championship 2017?
[A] Sebastian Vettel
[B] Lewis Hamilton
[C] Daniel Ricciardo
[D] Sergio Perez
This is Hamilton’s 55th career win.
Lewis Hamilton is a British Formula One racing driver who races for the Mercedes AMG Petronas team.
 Which Indian woman cricketer has become the leading wicket-taker in Women’s One-Day Internationals?
[A] Poonam Raut
[B] Jhulan Goswami
[C] Ekta Bisht
[D] Smriti Mandhana
Currently she is the leading wicket taker (wicket-186) in the history of women ODI cricket.
She was the captain of Indian Women’s Cricket Team (2008-2011).
Awards to Jhulan Goswami:
2007 – ICC Women’s Cricketer of the Year
2010 – Arjuna Award
2012 – Padma Shri
 Which technology has been developed by the Scientists at IIT Kharagpur for manufacturing cheaper, quicker and pollution-free biodiesel?
 Who has been appointed as the new secretary of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)?
[A] Anurag Tripathy
[B] Satpal Kaur
[C] Sachin Thakur
[D] Ajay Mishra
Anurag Tripathy, a 1998 batch officer of Indian Railway personnel Service (IRPS), has been appointed to the post for a period of five years.
Exams conducted by the CBSE—
10th and 12th board exams at national level
 Joint Entrance Exams (JEE – engineering entrance)
 National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET – Medical)
 National Eligibility Test (NET)
 All India Pre Medical Test
 Where was the 52nd Annual Meetings of the African Development bank held?
The 52nd Annual Meetings of the African Development bank was held in Gandhinagar, Gujarat from 22 to 26 May 2017.
This is the first time that the Annual Meetings of AfDB are being held in India.
The Governors of the Bank are from the 54 African regional member countries and 27 non-regional member countries (including India).
India joined the African Development Fund in 1982, and became a member of the Bank in 1983.
India is a non-regional member of the Bank.
 With which of the following has BSNL inked agreements to popularize the internet and its value added services among its customers?
[A] Facebook and PayPal
[B] Facebook and MobiKwik
[C] MobiKwik and PayPal
[D] PayPal and Google Wallet
[Facebook and MobiKwik]