Current Affairs October 2017 [6]


[51] Girija Devi, an Indian classical singer, passed away on October 24, 2017. She was popularly known as ——————.

[A] Queen of Ghazal

[B] Queen of Thumri

[C] Queen of Dadra

[D] Queen of Kajri

 

[52] The Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) has taken up a programme for promotion of north eastern products. In which countries? 

[A] Nepal and Bhutan

[B] Sri Lanka and Maldives

[C] Bangladesh and Myanmar

[D] Afghanistan and Tibet

 

[53] Who has won the 2015-16 Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration?

[A] T. M. Krishna

[B] Gulzar

[C] M. S. Swaminathan

[D] Rajagopal P. V.

 

[54] Which company has been recognized as the India’s best Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) Company in the food sector?

[A] ITC FMCG

[B] Amul

[C] Godrej Consumer Products Limited

[D] Dabur Inida Ltd.

 

[55] Who has become the first Indian to win a Gold medal at Wushu World Championships?

[A] Jyoti Kumari

[B] Poorvi Soni

[C] Pooja Kadian

[D] Anuradha Dubey

 

[56] Who was appointed Private Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind?

[A] K. K. Sharma

[B] R. K. Mathur

[C] Shashi Kant Sharma

[D] Vikram Singh

 

[57] Which country hosted the First International Consumer Protection Conference on “Empowering consumers in new markets” for the South, South East and East Asian Countries?

[A] India

[B] Japan

[C] Indonesia

[D] Sri Lanka

 

[58] Which day of every year is observed as the World Polio Day?

[A] 12 October

[B] 18 October

[C] 24 October

[D] 28 October

 

[59] Which day of every year is observed as the Police Commemoration Day?

[A] 16 October

[B] 18 October

[C] 19 October

[D] 21 October

 

[60] Which city hosted the International Puppet Festival 2017?

[A] Jaipur

[B] Kolkata

[C] Nagpur

[D] Shimla