Current Affairs October 2017 [1]

[1] Which day is celebrated as World Cities Day by the United Nations General Assembly?

[A] 31 October

[B] 26 October

[C] 18 October

[D] 12 October



[2] Which city hosted the 11th India-United States Trade Policy Forum (TPF) Meeting?

[A] New Delhi

[B] Mumbai

[C] Washington D.C

[D] Chicago



[3] What is the ranking of India in the ‘Global Passport Power Rank 2017’?

[A] 48th

[B] 58th

[C] 65th

[D] 75th



[4] Who has won the 2017 Best FIFA Men’s Player award?

[A] Lionel Messi

[B] Cristiano Ronaldo

[C] Neymar

[D] Luis Suarez



[5] Which airport has received Airports Council International (ACI) Airport Service Quality (ASQ) World no.1 Airport Award Trophy in the 5-15 million passengers per annum (MPPA) category?

[A] Hong Kong International Airport

[B] Dubai International Airport

[C] Beijing Capital International Airport

[D] Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Hyderabad



[6] Who has been appointed as India’s ambassador to China?

[A] Gautam Bambawale

[B] Rahul Shrivastava

[C] Ajaey Bisaria

[D] Jaideep Sarkar



[7] What is the ranking of India in 2017 Valuable Nation Brand List?

[A] 8th

[B] 16th

[C] 24th

[D] 38th



[8] In which state India’s first ITI for Divyangans (Disabled) will come up?

[A] Kerala

[B] Maharashtra

[C] Assam

[D] Odisha



[9] Who has been appointed as Karnataka’s first woman Director General and Inspector General of Police?

[A] Ruveda Salam

[B] Neelmani N. Raju

[C] Seshulatha Kosuru

[D] Bharti Arora



[10] Scientists from which university have succeeded in shortening the pulse duration of an X‑ray laser to only 43 attoseconds?

[A] Massachusetts Institute of Technology

[B] Stanford University

[C] Princeton University

[D] ETH Zurich