Current Affairs September 2017 [3]

[21] Which port has been named as Deendayal Port?

[A] Paradip Port

[B] Kandla Port

[C] New Mangalore Port

[D] Vishakhapatnam Port



[22] The International Day of Peace is observed annually on 21 September. What was the theme of 2017 International Day of Peace?

[A] Focus on Peace education

[B] Together for Peace: Respect, Safety and Dignity for All

[C] Right to Peace

[D] Partnerships for Peace – Dignity for All



[23] Which day is observed as the International Day for Preservation of Ozone Layer?

[A] 11 September

[B] 13 September

[C] 16 September

[D] 22 September



[24] Researchers have discovered new species of edible freshwater fish, Labeo filiferus. In which river the researchers discovered the new species?

[A] Pamba River

[B] Kaveri River

[C] Godavari River

[D] Narmada River



[25] Which portal has been launched by The Union Ministry of Human Resource and Development for providing digital platform to teacher?

[A] guru

[B] diksha

[C] gurukul

[D] eTeacher



[26] What was the Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) of India in 2016?

[A] 37

[B] 36

[C] 34

[D] 33



[27] Which day is observed as the World Tourism Day (WTD)?

[A] 9 September

[B] 18 September

[C] 23 September

[D] 27 September



[28] Udaan, a Special Industry Initiative scheme, is related to which state?

[A] Uttar Pradesh

[B] Jammu & Kashmir

[C] Punjab

[D] Haryana



[29] From which village the President of India launched a nationwide sanitation campaign “Swachhta Hi Seva” on September 15, 2017?

[A] Hiware Bazar [Maharashtra]

[B] Punsari [Gujarat]

[C] Pothanikkad [Kerala]

[D] Iswarganj [Uttar Pradesh]



[30] Who has won the 2017 US Open title in men’s single category?

[A] Andy Murray

[B] Rafael Nadal

[C] Roger Federer

[D] Alexander Zverev