Current Affairs October 2017 [3]


[21] Who is the winner of the 2017 Man Booker International Prize?

[A] David Grossman

[B] Han Kang

[C] Markus Borner

[D] Gretchen C. Daily

 

[22] Where was India-Sri Lanka Joint Training Exercise MITRA SHAKTI 2017 conducted?

[A] Srinagar

[B] Bhubaneswar

[C] Pune

[D] Hyderabad

 

[23] Who has been appointed as the new Governor of Assam?

[A] B. D. Mishra

[B] Satya Pal Malik

[C] Jagdish Mukhi

[D] Narinder Nath Vohra

 

[24] Who has been appointed the deputy director general for programmes (DDP) of World Health Organization (WHO)?

[A] Randeep Guleria

[B] Suniti Solomon

[C] Priyamvada Natarajan

[D] Dr Soumya Swaminathan

 

[25] Which day is observed as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas every year across India?

[A] 10 October

[B] 21 October

[C] 26 October

[D] 31 October

 

[26] Which Indian ace shuttler has won 2017 French Open Super Series badminton title in men’s single category?

[A] Prannoy Kumar

[B] Kidambi Srikanth

[C] Ajay Jayaram

[D] Parupalli Kashyap

 

[27] A famous personality, Irruppam Veedu Sasidaran, passed away on October 24, 2017. Which field was he related with?

[A] Sports

[B] Science

[C] Film Industry

[D] Literature

 

[28] Which rebellion will be named as First War of Independence against British Rule in history books from next academic session?

[A] Santhal Rebellion of 1855

[B] Kurichya Rebellion of 1812

[C] Barrackpore mutiny of 1824

[D] Paika rebellion of 1817

 

[29] Which online campaign has been launched by the Ministry of Women and Child Development to end Gender bias in women against women?

[A] WantSupport

[B] IamThatWman

[C] IamNotThatWman

[D] SheIsPower

 

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

[A] 59th

[B] 78th

[C] 90th

[D] 100th