Current Affairs MCQ-September Part Two Posted by ALL EXAM REVIEW ADDA on Saturday, 15 October 2016 Current Affairs MCQ-September Part Two Instructions: Click the answer button to see the correct answer. What are the features of new constituted GST Council by Union Finance Ministry?i.Tax rate decision,ii.Exempted goods,iii. Threshold under the new taxation regime iii only All the three options i only i and ii only Answerb Which city hosted the sixth meeting of BRICS High Representatives responsible for security to counter terrorism and violent extremism emanating from the region? Pune Gurgaon Mumbai New Delhi Answerd Indian Railways marked the “Swachh Paryavaran Diwas” (Clean Environment Day) by launching the Swachht Saptah (Cleanliness Week) from which date by Union Railway Minister? September 18th September 17th September 20th September 19th Answerb Who has been honoured with the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ at the Asian Achievers Awards in Britain by a leading publishing group for his work in the medical profession? Narendra Babubhai Patel Narendran Patel Narendra Jothi Narendra Koteswar Answera Under which article of the Indian Constitution is duty bound to promote and propagate Hindi Language so that it might serve as a medium of expression for all the elements of the composite culture of India and to secure its enrichment? 353 351 350 352 Answerb Which Bank has launched its second Skill Academy at Coimbatore, as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives? Catholic Syrian Bank HDFC Bank TMB Federal Bank Answerd Which limited has been conferred the prestigious membership of the Asia-Pacific Aerospace Quality Group (APAQG) under the category ‘Full Member with voting rights’? Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited Hindustan Aeronautics Limited Hindustan Unilever Limited Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited Answerb Central Government has announced how many new smart cities from the 63 cities based on “Smart City Challenge Competition” by Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu in New Delhi? 29 27 28 26 Answerb Which service has been initiated by Indian Railway to provide support to Old and Differently abled Passengers? Free Food Booking Free Platform ticketing Wheel Chair Booking All of these Answerc What is the name of new surface to air missile which was test fired successfully at Odisha coast by India? Tarak-8 Barak-18 INS-8 Barak-8 Answerd Which state won the Better Performing Project Award 2015 for the development of infrastructure by tourism department under the ADB Funded Project? Madhya Pradesh Arunachal Pradesh Himachal Pradesh Andhra Pradesh Answerc Name the India’s first interstate river interlinking project was approved by the National Board for Wildlife? Ken-Betwa Ken-Jetwa Jin-Petwa Jin-Betwa Answera Name the messaging app launched by Google similar to Whatsapp and Facebook messenger for both Android and iOS Platforms? Ally Alle Allo Alli Answerc Name the yojana formed by the Department of Pharmaceuticals to ensure the availability of generic medicines at affordable prices? PMJAY PMJDY PMJCY PMJEY Answera Which Stadium hosted the 500th Test of India against New Zealand from 22nd September 2016? Kanpur Kolkata Mumbai Kotla Answera Which film was chosen as India’s official entry for Best Foreign Language film at the 89th Academy Awards to be held in 2017? Appa Dharmadurai Visaranai Kabali Answerc Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI), Ministry of Shipping signed a contract with DST, Germany to design vessels, especially suited to navigate the 1620 km stretch of which national waterway? NW-4 NW-3 NW-1 NW-2 Answerc Who would be honoured with the annual ‘Lalit Arpan Samman’ for the year 2016? Sudha Mudgal Subi Kayal Shubha Mudgal Subha Kayal Answerc What is the name of the book written by Vice President Shri Mohd Hamid Ansari released by President Pranab Mukherjee at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan on September 23, 2016? Culture and Unity Culture and Unity Family and Society Citizen and Society Answerd A book titled ‘Shanti ki Talaash mein Zindagi‘ written by whom released by Uttarakhand Governor K K Paul on September 14,2016 in Dehradun? Ramya Das Radhika Nagrath Ramya Nambeesan Renuka Sarath Answerb Which mission is launched by Health Minister JP Nadda in 145 High Focus districts for improved family planning services? Mission Bharat Vikas Mission Bachche Diwas Mission Parivar Vikas Mission Bharat Vikas Answerc What is the name of 8th edition of India-Russia Joint Military Exercise Begun in Vladivostok, Russia? Bharat-2016 Chandra-2016 Indra-2016 India-2016 Answerc Which statement is incorrect related to production of carbon from sugarcane waste for use in batteries? Anode-grade carbon is generally produced through decomposition at nearly 1000 degree Celsius. Prof. Satishchandra Ogale, the corresponding author from the Centre for Energy Science at IISER, Pune These batteries could be best used in electronic gadgets Team from BPCL and IISER had used a simple process to convert sugarcane bagasse into anode-grade porous Answerd In which place, the three day International Seafood Show held to discuss the challenges and strategies for the Indian fishing industry which is on the road to achieving USD 10 billion exports? Visakhapatnam Hyderabad Patna Dispur Answera In which place, the third Northeast Connectivity Summit held to discuss connectivity of the landlocked Northeast region? Agartala, Tripura Raipur, Chattisgarh Ranchi, Jharkhand Disputr, Assam Answera In which city, the 6th BRICS Agriculture Meeting on Agriculture and Agrarian Development would be held? Shillong Agartala New Delhi Imphal Answerc Which is the India’s think tank had devised a short-term and medium-to-long term action plan to help India achieve 50 medals in 2024 summer Olympics? NITI Aayog Paralympic Committee of India Indian Olympic Association Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports Answera Sania Mirza partnered with which player won Women’s Double title in Toray Pan Pacific event 2016 in Tokyo, Japan? Chen Liang Barbora Strycova Martina Hingis Zhaoxuan Yang Answerb Who has been appointed as the Additional Secretary in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council by the Appointments Committee of Cabinet? Raghuram Rajan Urjit Patel Arvind Subramanian Arun Goyal Answerd India ranked which position in a list of 188 countries as per country’s achievement on a range of health indicators? 142 141 143 144 Answerc World Environmental Health Day is being observed annually on which day to disseminate knowledge about environmental health? September 26th September 25th September 28th September 27th Answera Union Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Vijay Goel unveiled BRICS football tournament logo at which state? Andhra Pradesh Goa Himachal Pradesh Chattisgarh Answerb Name the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle carrying three satellites from India, three from Algeria and one each from Canada and the US from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh? C34 C36 C35 C33 Answerc The pharmaceutical company Sun Pharma has signed a deal with the Delhi unit of the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB) to develop vaccine for which disease? AIDS H1N1 Dengue Polio Answerc The Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister inaugurated the four day Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay Krishi Unnati Mela – 2016 in which state? Telangana Madhya Pradesh Uttar Pradesh Gujarat Answerc For which material exploration Government of India signed a15-year contract with the International Seabed Authority (ISA) in Indian Ocean? Polymetallic Sulphides Polymetallic Sulphates Polymetallic Chlorides Polymetallic Nitrides Answera What is the changed name of Gurgaon which is approved by the Union Government at ‘Swarna Jayanti Celebrations Committee’ at Panchkulaboth? Gurugran Girigram Gurugram Gururam Answerc How much amount of cash credit limit has approved by the RBI for purchasing paddy in poll-bound Punjab? Rs. 22,000 crore Rs. 26,000 crore Rs. 21,000 crore Rs. 20,000 crore Answerb Who became the World’s Youngest Commercial Airline Captain of easyjet by before embarked on a training programme at CTC Aviation in Southampton? Helen MC George Victoria MC Jones Kate MC Williams Angeline MC Statham Answerc Union Government has given its ex-post facto approval for which scheme on 28th September 2016? Antyodaya Anna Yojana Pradhan Mandhri Ujjwala Yojana Pradhan Mandri Kaushal Vikas Yojana Varishtha Pension Bima Yojana Answerd Name the project was approved by the cabinet committee on Economic Affairs headed by the Prime Minister which cost Rs. 2256 Crore? Project Maaya Project Saksham Project Shakthi Project Indradhanush Answerb Who has been awarded the ‘Lata Mangeshkar Award for Lifetime Achievement’ instituted by the Maharashtra government? Uttam Singh Maniratnam A R Rahman Premji Answera Which date is celebrated as World Maritime days to focus on the importance of shipping safety, maritime security and the marine environment? September 27 September 29 September 26 September 28 Answerb What is the name of cyclone made landfall causes 27 people missed in China’s Zhejiang province? Typhoon Megi Typhoon Mida Typhoon Nida Typhoon Negi Answera What is the name of volcano more than 1,100 people evacuated as 2,000-metre column of ash spews from Mount Barujari in Lombok Island? Child of Manjini Child of Rinjani Child of Minjani Child of Ranjini Answerb In which state chief minister launched the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) to provide free LPG connections to BPL households on September 29, 2016? Meghalaya Madhya Pradesh Jammu Kashmir Uttar Pradesh Answerc Which fencer won her second gold medal at the International Thailand Open held at Bangkok? Chavvi Kohli Kalpana Smriti Basu Sujeesha Answera Which Airport was awarded with “Best Tourist Friendly Airport” under the category for “State Annual Excellence Awards (2015-16)”? Delhi Airport Mumbai Airport Tirupati Airport Chennai Airport Answerc Which Dalit personality, poet and Telugu writer was conferred with the prestigious Moortidevi Award of Bharatiya Jnanpith for the year 2015? Prof.Kalakeyan Enoch Prof.Kalainjiyan Enoch Prof.Kalaimegan Enoch Prof.Kalakaluri Enoch Answerd What is name of platform that delivers engaging Omni-channel experiences which would released by the Infosys? Seva Commerce Nova Commerce Skyva Commerce Skava Commerce Answerd Copyright (C) 2016 by (ALL EXAM ADDA) Labels: CURRENT AFFAIRS Thanks for reading Current Affairs MCQ-September Part Two. Please share...!