CURRENT AFFAIRS (21-09-2016)
1. Who was recently appointed as the first woman Director (Marketing) of
Bharat Electronics Limited?
a) Anandi Ramalingam
b) Sucheta Ramalingam
c) Shikha Sharma
d) None of the above
Board of Control for Cricket in India recently tied up with which of the
following financial services firms?
a) DSP Merrill Lynch Limited
b) Janalakshmi Financial Services
c) Karvy Group
d) Manappuram General Finance and Leasing
team of researchers recently created a three-dimensional lung, called as
organoids. This technique could be used to study specifically which of the
b) Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
d) Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
4. Naropa Festival recently started in Ladakh region of India.
The festival is also known as
a) Hemis Festival
b) Kumbh of Leh-Ladakh
c) Kumbh of Himalayas
d) Buddhist Kumbh
the first football referee of Odisha who recently passed away at age of 100.
a) Shankar Bijoy
b) Arnab Mohanty
c) Sumit Karana
d) Narottam Mohanty
6. The Cauvery Supervisory Committee has directed Karnataka to
release what amount of water per day to Tamil Nadu.
a) 1000 cusecs
b) 2000 cusecs
c) 3000 cusecs
d) 5000 cusecs
7. Name the political party of Russian President Vladimir Putin
that won the Russian parliamentary election.
a) Liberal Democratic Party
b) United Russia party
c) Communist Party
d) Just Russian party
8. Name the institute where the super computer PARAM ISHAN was
inaugurated by Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar.
a) IIT, Bhubaneswar
b) IIT, Guwahati
c) NIT Rourkela
d) ISM, Dhanbad
the most advanced surface-to-air missile that was successfully test-fired by
India 8' off the Odisha coast.
the person who becomes the first minority actor in 18 years to win the Emmy
Award for best leading actor in a drama series.
a) Aaron Paul
b) Christian Slater
c) Rami Malek
d) Sam Esmail
1-a 2-b 3-b 4-c 5-d 6-c 7-b 8-b 9-a 10-c