1.Who of the following has been appointed Director General of the Armed Forces Force recently?
a. Pawan Bansal
b. Ajit Ranade
c. Kumar Rajesh Chandra
d. Vivek Majumdar
ANSWER: c. Kumar Rajesh Chandra
Description: Kumar Rajesh Chandra has been appointed Director General of Armed Border Force (SSB). He is a 1985 batch IPS officer.
2.What is the name of the Prime Minister of Norway who has recently come to India for a three-day visit?
a. Erna Solberg
b. Jessica Elmoor
c. Jens Straitburg
d. Jena Jenson
ANSWER: a. Erna Solberg
Description: Norway’s Prime Minister Erna Solberg has recently visited India on three day-long journeys. Solberg referred to the Clean India Mission and said that this campaign was needed to deal with the challenges of sustainable development.
3. Which Article of the Constitution will be amended under the order of 10% reservation given to the general category by the Central Government?
a. Paragraphs 12 and 13
b.Article 15 and 16
c. Paragraph 7
d. Article 21
ANSWER: b. Article 15 and 16
Description: For the people of economically weaker sections (general category), 10% reservation has been announced for government jobs and educational institutions. This will be amended in Article 15 and 16.
- How many points have the grading index launched for the improvement of the quality of school education in the states of the Union Human Resource Development Ministry?
ANSWER: d. 70
Description: It was recently announced by the Ministry of Human Resource Development that 70 point grading index has been launched to improve the quality of school education in the states.
5. How many years has Akashwani decided to close the National Channel recently?
a. 32 years
b. 35 years
c. 45 years
d. 42 years
ANSWER: a. 32 years
Description: Prasar Bharati has decided to close the National Training Academy of All India Radio for the last 32 years and the Regional Training Academy in five cities with immediate effect.