Current Affairs May 2017 [5]


[41] Where is India’s first underwater rail tunnel?

[A] Under the Ganga River

[B] Under the Indus River

[C] Under the Hooghly River

[D] Under the Brahmaputra River

 

 

[42] SIMBEX is an annual bilateral naval exercise conducted by the—————————-.

[A] Indian Navy and the Republic of China Navy.

[B] Indian Navy and the Sri Lanka Navy.

[C] Indian Navy and the Republic of Singapore Navy.

[D] Indian Navy and the Bangladesh Navy.

 

 

[43] Which state has secured first position in 2017 in public affairs index (PAI) in governance in States released by the Public Affairs Centre (PAC), Bengaluru?

[A] Gujarat

[B] Maharashtra

[C] Kerala

[D] Karnataka

 

 

[44] Who was appointed as the next defence secretary of the India?

[A] Sanjay Mitra

[B] G. Mohan Kumar

[C] Anant Kumar Singh,

[D] Rajiv Srivastava

 

 

[45] Who has become the first Indian to win a Gold Medal in an international fencing tournament?

[A] Karan Singh

[B] SN Siva Magesh

[C] C.A Bhavani Devi

[D] Abhishek Poswal

 

 

[46] Who has been elected as the new Director-General of the World Health Organization?

[A] Dr David Nabarro

[B] Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

[C] Roberto Azevedo

[D] Irina Bokova

 

 

[47] Which Indian scientist has won the Dan David prize 2017 for his contribution in the field of astronomy?

[A] Shrinivas Kulkarni

[B] Venki Ramakrishnan

[C] Krishna Chatterjee

[D] Yadvinder Malhi

 

 

[48] Who has won the Madrid Open title 2017?

[A] Novak Djokovic

[B] Andy Murray

[C] Dominic Thiem

[D] Rafael Nadal

 

 

[49] In which country the 14th United Nations Day of Vesak 2017 Conference was held?

[A] Thailand

[B] Vietnam

[C] India

[D] Sri Lanka

 

 

[50] In which state India’s first multi-modal electric vehicle project has launched?

[A] Gujarat

[B] Tamil Nadu

[C] Maharashtra

[D] Odisha