Current Affairs November 2017 [3]

[21] In which state First North East Development Summit was held?

[A] Assam

[B] Mizoram

[C] Manipur

[D] Nagaland


[22] Scientists have discovered new species named “Musa paramjitiana” in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. This species is of —————–.

[A] Potato

[B] Banana

[C] Tomato

[D] Strawberry


[23] Who is the recipient Jnanpith award 2017?

[A] Shankha Ghosh

[B] Raghuveer Chaudhary

[C] Krishna Sobti

[D] Bhalchandra Nemade


[24] Which state has been partnered with Nagaland and Manipur under Ek Bharat-Shreshtha Bharat Yojana to strengthen cultural relations between them?

[A] Uttar Pradesh

[B] Odisha

[C] Madhya Pradesh

[D] West Bengal


[25] Which project has been launched by the Indian Railways for its employees to boost their efficiency?

[A] Project Saksham

[B] Project Dakshata

[C] Project Badhaava

[D] Project Bandhan


[26] Which Indian woman has won gold medal in the 2017 World Weightlifting Championships held at Anaheim, CA, United States?

[A] Meena Kumari

[B] Geeta Rani

[C] Sanamacha Chanu

[D] Saikhom Mirabai Chanu


[27] Which city hosted the first edition of International Symposium to Promote Innovation & Research in Energy Efficiency (INSPIRE 2017)?

[A] Bengaluru

[B] Pune

[C] Kolkata

[D] Jaipur


[28] What is the position of India in IMD World Talent Rankings 2017?

[A] 23rd

[B] 39th

[C] 46th

[D] 51st


[29] Which commodities were granted Geographical Indication (GI) this year by the Indian patent office?



[30] What is the ranking of India in Global Gender Gap Index 2017?

[A] 60th

[B] 89th

[C] 98th

[D] 108th