Daily One Liner : 15 Questions : (30 oct 2017)


1. Which Indian cricketer became the sixth Indian and fastest to complete 9000 ODI runs during India’s third and final one-day international against New Zealand?
a) Virat Kohli
b) Rohit Sharma
c) Shikhar Dhawan
d) Mahendra Singh Dhoni

2. India began an intensive anti-submarine warfare exercise with which nation?
a) Russia
b) US
c) Japan
d) Australia

3. India has sent its first shipment of wheat to which nation through Iran’s Chabahar port?
a) Turkmenistan
b) Uzbekistan
c) Tajikistan
d) Afghanistan

4. Name the offshore patrol vessel (OPV), which is the first-ever defence vessel to be built in a private shipyard?
a) Vikrant
b) Vikram
c) Saryu
d) Sumitra

5. The first phase of the national optic fibre network is expected to be completed by December 2017. What is the other name of the project?
a) Bharat Parv
b) Bharat Net
c) Vigilance Parv
d) I-Bharat

6. Name the Indian shuttler who won the men’s singles title of the French Open Superseries in Paris on 29 October 2017.
a) Kidambi Srikanth
b) P. Gopichand
c) Prakash Pdukone
d) Manu Attri

7. India is holding Business Partnership Summit 2017 with which of the following country?
a) United Arab Emirates
b) Russia
c) China
d) Ghana

8. The Andhra Pradesh government is planning to convert which of the Navy’s aircraft carrier into a museum?
a) INS Viraat
b) INS Manohar
c) INS Modak
d) INS Purak

9. Which Indian tennis player won the Erste Open title in Vienna with Pablo Cuevas on 29 October 2017?
a) Leander Paes
b) Rohan Bopanna
c) Mahesh Bhupati
d) Yuki Bhambri

10. The Sultan of Johor Cup is associated with which of the following sports?
a) Hockey
b) Football
c) Volleyball
d) Cricket

11. Which state will host the 36th edition of National Games of India in 2018?
a) Goa
b) Maharashtra
c) Assam
d) Kerala

12. Punathil Kunjabdulla, the renowned Malayalam writer who passed away, belonged to which state?
a) Karnataka
b) Kerala
c) Telangana
d) Andhra Pradesh

13. India and Sri Lanka recently signed two MoUs to build 1200 houses at which place?
a) Mannar
b) Vavuniya
c) Hambantota
d) Puttalam

14. Who was awarded with the 2017 Hridaynath Mangeshkar Award recently?
a) Prasoon Joshi
b) AR Rehman
c) Sonu Nigam
d) Javed Akhtar

15. Who was appointed as the Chief Secretary of Arunchal Pradesh recently?
a) Satya Gopal
b) Anil Baijal
c) Ashwani Kumar
d) Devashish Deo

ANSWERS:
1. (a) Virat Kohli
2. (c) Japan
3. (d) Afghanistan
4. (b) Vikram
5. (b) Bharat Net
6. (a) Kidambi Srikanth
7. (a) United Arab Emirates
8. (a) INS Viraat
9. (b) Rohan Bopanna
10. (a) Hockey
11. (a) Goa
12. (b) Kerala
13. (c) Hambantota
14. (d) Javed Akhtar
15. (a) Satya Gopal