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Current Affairs October 2016
Top 50 Question Answer
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Question (1) According to fourth bi-monthly policy statement for the year 2016-17 released by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) what is the current rate of Reverse Repo Rate?
Question (2) What was the world’s oldest aircraft carrier was bid farewell by Indian Navy after it served India for 29 years?
Answer:- INS Viraat.
Question (3) Which bank has become the first Indian bank to open a branch in Yangon, largest city of Myanmar?
Answer:- State Bank of India.
Question (4) Who was appointed as the brand ambassador by Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd?
Answer:- P V Sindhu (Top ranked Indian Badminton Player).
Question (5) Who was awarded the ‘Champion of Champions’ title for pistol shooting in 2016 by the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) ?
Answer:- Jitu Rai.
Question (6) India complete 3-0 whitewash in the three-match Test series after winning the final Test by 321 runs at Indore on October 11 against which country?
Answer:- New Zealand.
Question (7) India’s first arbitration centre was launched recently at where?
Question (8) Recently an Indian airline created world record for longest non-stop flight by flying 15,300 km in 14.5 hours from Delhi to San Francisco. Which Airline was that?
Answer:- Air India.
Question (9) Name of the country was defeated by India 38-29 in the final to win the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup?
Question (10) Which state government has decided to observe 2017 as the “Garib Kalyan Varsh”?
Question (11) According to fourth bi-monthly policy statement for the year 2016-17 released by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) what is the current rate of Inflation?
Question (12) Name of the political party launched by human rights activist Irom Sharmila to contest Manipur assembly polls next year?
Answer:- Peoples Resurgence and Justice Alliance (PRJA).
Question (13) In which state PM has dedicated three hydro power stations to the nation as- Kol Dam, Parvati Project and Rampur Hydro Station?
Answer:- Himachal Pradesh.
Question (14) What is the fast attack craft which is commissioned on 19th October by Vice Admiral HCS Bisht of Indian Navy?
Answer:- INS Tihayu.
Question (15) Who was appointed by the United Nations General Assembly as the next Secretary-General for five years starting January 1, 2017 ?
Answer:- Antonio Guterres former Prime Minister of Portugal.
Question (16) Name who head the committee which has recently submitted its report to the Union Water Resources Ministry concluding report on Saraswati River?
Answer:- KS Valdiya.
Question (17) Which Indian state has the highest life expectancy in India for all ages, barring life expectancy at birth, according to the new report released by Registrar General of India?
Answer:- Jammu and Kashmir.
Question (18) At which place in India, 8th BRICS Summit was held from 15th to 16th October?
Question (19) With which country India has signed a deal to acquire five S-400 ‘Triumph’ anti-missile defence systems for $5 billion or 39,000 crores?
Answer:- With the Russia.
Question (20) Who is the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince, will be the Chief Guest at the Republic Day celebrations in 2017 ?
Answer:- Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Question (21) Who won the ‘Girls under-16 title’ at the World Youth Chess Championships?
Answer:- Aakanksha Hagawane in Russia.
Question (22) Who was recently conferred with the 2016 ‘Sustainable Development Leadership Award’ by President Pranab Mukherjee?
Answer:- Pawan Kumar, Chief Minister of Chamling Sikkim.
Question (23) Who was the Indian shooter won silver medal in the men’s 50-metre air pistol event?
Answer:- Jitu Rai at the 2016 ISSF World Cup in Italy.
Question (24) Which state government will celebrate Tipu Sultan Jayanti across the state on November 10 every year?
Question (25) Union Home Ministry has recently decided to completely seal the Indian border with which country?
Answer:- By December 2018 with Pakistan.