(1) The Ministry of Culture organized the Sankalp Se Siddhi Programme in _______ .

(A) Coimbatore

(B) Chennai

(C) Salem

(D) Madurai

(2) Who among the following veteran journalist has bagged the first Kesari Media Award?

(A) T J S George

(B) N K Ragahavan

(C) G V Gupta

(D) Sharmila Parihar

(3) Which three Indian firms have featured in Forbes’ list of the world’s 100 most innovative companies?

(A) Hindustan Unilever, Asian Paints and Patanjali Ayurved

(B) Patanjali Ayurved, Asian Paints and Bharti Airtel

(C) Hindustan Unilever, Asian Paints and Bharti Airtel

(D) Hindustan Unilever, Asian Paints and Infosys

(4) World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared which country as polio free?

(A) Pakistan

(B) Iran

(C) Uganda

(D) Somalia

(5) Usain Bolt who retired on August 14, 2017 is from which country?

(A) Grenada

(B) Trinidad and Tobago

(C) Bahamas

(D) Jamaica

(6) Which club won the 2017 Nehru Trophy Boat Race?

(A) Kumarakam Vembanad Boat Club

(B) Navajeevan boat club

(C) Kollam Jesus Boat Club

(D) Thuruthippuram Boat Club

(7) Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan commissioned which Indian Coast Guard ship in Goa?

(A) Indian Coast Guard ship ‘Shaurya’

(B) Indian Coast Guard ship ‘Suraj’

(C) Indian Coast Guard ship ‘Shoorvir’

(D) Indian Coast Guard ship ‘Sanjay’

(8) Who was appointed as the CEO of Rajya Sabha TV?

(A) Gurdeep Singh Sappal

(B) A. Surya Prakash

(C) Mohanlal Joshi

(D) Shashi Shekhar Vempati

(9) Which state government has launched “Namo Yuva Rojgar Kendra” for unemployed youth?

(A) Tamil Nadu

(B) Gujarat

(C) Maharashtra

(D) Rajasthan

(10) Which Indian pair has won gold in the skeet mixed team event at the 7th Asian Championship Shotgun?

(A) Ankur Mittal and Shreyasi Singh

(B) Mairaj Ahmad Khan and Rashmmi Rathore

(C) Kynan Chenai and Shreyasi Singh

(D) Maheshwari Chauhan and Mairaj Ahmad Khan

Answers:-

(1) A   (2) A   (3) C   (4) D   (5) D   (6) D   (7) A   (8) D   (9) C   (10) B