Daily Current Affairs Quiz – 17th January 2018

Daily Current Affairs Quiz – 17th January 2018:

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1) The Maharashtra government is planning to link the Public Distribution System (PDS) with Aadhaar across all the 52,000 ration shops in the state by end of.

  1. May
  2. April
  3. March
  4. June
  5. December

2) How much amount did the center sanctioned to the North East state for better network connectivity ?

  1. 5000 Cr
  2. 6000 Cr
  3. 7000 Cr
  4. 9000 Cr
  5. 10000Cr

3) Defence Minister undertook a sortie in IAF’s frontline combat jet Sukhoi-30 MKI in the western sector of Rajasthan, Who is the defence minister of india?

  1. Jual Oram
  2. Suresh Prabhu
  3. Nirmala Sitharaman
  4. Piyush Goel
  5. None of these

4) Which of the following stadium is the the first image that ISRO released which was captured by its Cartosat-2?

  1. Holkar Cricket Stadium
  2. Kotla Cricket Stadium
  3. Hooda Cricket Stadium
  4. VCA Stadium
  5. None of these.

5) Which of the following country has constructed an experimental air purifying tower, touted to be the world’s biggest at a height ?

  1. India
  2. USA
  3. Russia
  4. UK
  5. China

6)  Who has been awarded a ‘Medal of Bravery’ by the residents of Afghanistan’s Logar province for his stance against Pakistan?

  1. Narendra Modi
  2. Donald Trump
  3. Xi Jinping
  4. Enrique Peña Nieto
  5. None of these.

7) Where is the world’s longest underwater cave system discovered ?

  1. Mexico
  2. China
  3. US
  4. UK
  5. Russia

8) What is the name of Romania’s Prime Minister who resigned because of no support in his party due to internal struggles.

  1. Justin Trudodo
  2. Mihai Tudose
  3. Malcolm Bligh Turnbull
  4. Cristena Lagade
  5. None of these.

9) Private sector lender DCB Bank has raised Rs 150 crore through issuance of bonds on a private placement basis, Where is the headquarters of DCB Bank ?

  1. Chennai
  2. Kolkotta
  3. Hyderabad
  4. New Delhi
  5. None of these.

 10) What is the famous Football Player who has retired on 17th January 2018

  1. Ronaldo
  2. Ronaldinho
  3. Messy
  4. JeJe
  5. None of these.

Answers:

1) Answer: C

Explanation:

The Maharashtra government is planning to link the Public Distribution System (PDS) with Aadhaar across all the 52,000 ration shops in the state by end of March.

2) Answer: E

Explanation:

The Centre has sanctioned projects over 10,000 crore rupees in the North East for better network connectivity.

3) Answer: c

Explanation

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman undertook a sortie in IAF’s frontline combat jet Sukhoi-30 MKI in the western sector of Rajasthan.

4) Answer:A

Explanation:

ISRO released the first image captured by its Cartosat-2 series satellite which was recently launched from the space agency’s spaceport at Sriharikota.

The image shows a part of Indore with the Holkar Cricket Stadium in the centre.

5) Answer: E

Explanation:

China has constructed an experimental air purifying tower, touted to be the world’s biggest at a height

6)  Answer: B

Explanation:

US President Donald Trump has been awarded a ‘Medal of Bravery’ by the residents of Afghanistan’s Logar province for his stance against Pakistan.

7) Answer: A

Explanation:

the world’s longest underwater cave system discovered in Mexico.

8) Answer: B

Explanation:

Romania’s Prime Minister Mihai Tudose resigned because of no support in his party due to internal struggles.

9) Answer: E

Explanation:

headquarters of DCB Bank is Mumbai.

10) Answer: B

Explanation:

The Brazilian World Cup winner Ronaldinho has retired from international football.

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