1.Which Indian sportsperson will be conferred with the East Bengal football club’s highest honour “Bharat Gaurav”?

[A] Dhanraj Pillay

[B] Mary Kom

[C] Pusarla Venkata Sindhu

[D] Sachin Tendulkar

Correct Answer: A [Dhanraj Pillay]


2.The Uttar Pradesh government has signed how much amount of ADB loan for improving roads in the state?

[A] Rs 2,550 crore

[B] Rs 2,750 crore

[C] Rs 1,150 crore

[D] Rs 1,950 crore

Correct Answer: D [Rs 1,950 crore]


3.Who is the new President of International Economic Association (IEA)?

[A] Kaushik Basu

[B] Alaka Malwade

[C] H R Khan

[D] Raghuram Rajan

Correct Answer: A [Kaushik Basu]


4.Which city has been designated as the UNESCO World Book Capital 2019?

[A] Warsaw

[B] Pune

[C] Sharjah

[D] Athens

Correct Answer: C [Sharjah]


5.The Dudhwa National Park is located in which state?

[A] Uttar Pradesh

[B] Madhya Pradesh

[C] Gujarat

[D] Rajasthan

Correct Answer: A [Uttar Pradesh]