Daily One Liner : 15 Questions : (25 sep 2017)


1. A new underground water treatment plant has been commissioned in which state?
a) Uttar Pradesh
b) Assam
c) Tripura
d) Orissa

2. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched ‘Power for all’ scheme to mark which iconic political leader’s birth anniversary?
a) Deendayal Upadhyaya
b) Mahatma Gandhi
c) Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
d) B R Ambedkar

3. Which party has won the German Federal Elections 2017?
a) CDU/CSU
b) AfD
c) SPD
d) FDP

4. Which state’s government has decided to release over 100 inmates to mark birth centenary of Deendayal Upadhyaya?
a) Maharashtra
b) Gujarat
c) Madhya Pradesh
d) Uttar Pradesh

5. Which country is planning to boost its defence programme with nuclear submarines and spy satellites?
a) North Korea
b) South Korea
c) Iran
d) US

6. Which Indian shuttler has won the women’s singles Under-19 title at the Belgian Junior Open badminton tournament?
a) Vaishnavi Jakka Reddy
b) Gayatri Gopichand
c) Rituparna Das
d) Tanvi Lad

7. The National Green Tribunal has directed which state’s government to submit a report on segregation, compaction & disposal of waste at one of its major landfill sites?
a) Delhi
b) Maharashtra
c) Haryana
d) Karnataka

8. The International Cricket Council (ICC) has launched an anti-corruption investigation in which nation?
a) Sri Lanka
b) Bangladesh
c) Pakistan
d) West Indies

9. Which of the following teams won the 2017 Calcutta Football League title?
a) East Bengal
b) Mohun Bagan A.C.
c) Mohammedan
d) Calcutta F.C.

10. The Union Government recently launched Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhayay Vigyan Gram Sankul Pariyojana in which of the following states?
a) Haryana
b) Uttarakhand
c) Himachal Pradesh
d) Uttar Pradesh

11. Which of the following athletes has become first Indian to be picked as representative of the International Boxing Association for the IOC Athletes’ Forum?
a) Shiva Thapa
b) Laishram Sarita Devi
c) Mary Kom
d) Akhil Kumar

12. A multi-agency exercise Pralay Sahayam was recently conducted in which of the following cities?
a) Jaipur
b) Chennai
c) Visakhapatnam
d) Hyderabad

13. Name the veteran journalist and Marathi litterateur, known for his/her work in Mumbai Dinank, who passed away recently.
a) Arun Sadhu
b) Satish Alekar
c) Hari Naryan Apte
d) R.G. Jadhav

14. Name the famous Assamese film icon, popularly known as Majidka, who passed away recently.
a) Bhabendra Nath Saikia
b) Phani Sharma
c) Abdul Majid
d) Jahnu Majid

15. On 7 October 2017, the Mission Indradhanush will be launched in which region of India?
a) South-West
b) North-East
c) Central
d) None of the above

ANSWERS:

1. (c) Tripura
2. (a) Deendayal Upadhyaya
3. (a) CDU/CSU
4. (d) Uttar Pradesh
5. (b) South Korea
6. (a) Vaishnavi Jakka Reddy
7. (a) Delhi
8. (a) Sri Lanka
9. (a) East Bengal
10. (b) Uttarakhand
11. (c) Mary Kom
12. (d) Hyderabad
13. (a) Arun Sadhu
14. (c) Abdul Majid
15. (b) North-East