1.Which state government has signed an Expression of Intent (EOI) with IAAF and Athletics Federation of India (AFI) to establish a High Performance Academy?

[A] Karnataka

[B] Punjab

[C] Odisha

[D] Assam

Correct Answer: C [Odisha ]


2.Who is the newly appointed Chief Election Commissioner (CEC)?

[A] V S Sampath

[B] Om Prakash Rawat

[C] H S Brahma

[D] Achal Kumar Jyoti

Correct Answer: D [Achal Kumar Jyoti]


3.Which city is hosting the 12th edition of G-20 Summit 2017?

[A] Hamburg

[B] Berlin

[C] Frankfurt

[D] Stuttgart

Correct Answer: A [Hamburg]


4.Which country is hosting the 7th edition of BRICS Health Ministers’ Meeting-2017?

[A] China

[B] India

[C] South Africa

[D] Russia

Correct Answer: A [China]


5.Which Indian Institute has been ranked 2nd in the 2016 ICCG Top Climate Think Tanks in the Rest of the World – Absolute Ranking?

[A] All India Institute of Speech and Hearing (AIISH)

[B] Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS)

[C] Indian Institute of Forest Management (IIFM)

[D] The Energy Resources Institute (TERI)

Correct Answer: D [The Energy Resources Institute (TERI)]