Monthwise Current Affairs 2016 | January 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers

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<ul><li><p>Todays Top Current Affair Questions by </p><p>28th January, 2016 </p><p>Q. The Union Government has recently given its approval to the Indo-Australian civil nuclear </p><p>cooperation agreement. The agreement came into force on </p><p>A. 13th November 2015 B. 15th November 2015 C. 17th November 2016 </p><p>D. None of these </p><p>Ans. A </p><p>Q. What is the estimated cost of construction of 69 bridges including approach roads on a major road </p><p>section of the Trilateral Highway in Myanmar? </p><p>A. Rs. 371 crore B. Rs. 400 crore C. Rs. 481 crore D. None of these </p><p>Ans. A </p><p>Q. Name the person who is Union Minister for Science &amp; Technology and Earth Sciences, unveiled </p><p>National Biotechnology Development Strategy 2015-2020 recently. </p><p>A. Rajnath Singh B. Harsh Vardhan C. Amit Shah D. None of these </p><p>Ans. B </p><p>Q. Which of the following banks has recently extended a $50-million loan for the Nai Manzil </p><p>Education and Skills Training for Minorities project in India? </p><p>A. Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank B. Asian Development Bank </p><p>C. BRICS Development Bank D. World Bank </p><p>E. None of these </p><p>Ans. D </p><p>Q. In which of the following states the Government of India is not going to implement Direct Benefit </p><p>Transfer (DBT) scheme for kerosene? </p><p>A. Uttar Pradesh B. Haryana C. Chhattisgarh D. Himachal Pradesh </p><p>E. None of these </p></li><li><p>Ans. A </p><p>Q. On 26th January 2016, which republic day was being celebrated across Indian? </p><p>A. 65th Republic Day B. 66th Republic Day C. 67th Republic Day </p><p>D. None of these </p><p>Ans. C </p><p>Q. Among the following persons which person has not been given Australias highest civilian honour? </p><p>A. Chennupati Jagadish B. Jay Chandra C. Sajeev Koshy D. Anup Kumar Thakur </p><p>E. None of these </p><p>Ans. D </p><p>Q. Kalpana Ranjani has recently passed away, she was a </p><p>A. Malayam film actress B. Bhojpuri film actress C. Hindi film actress </p><p>D. None of these </p><p>Ans. A </p><p>Q. Name the person who was eminent tabla player, passed away recently. </p><p>A. Shankar Ghosh B. Dilip Borthakur C. Chohan Doley D. None of these </p><p>Ans. A </p><p>Q. Consider the following statements regarding the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes </p><p>(Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Act, 2015 that came into force on 26th January 2016. </p><p>1. Establishment of special courts for speedy trial of the cases related to offences against members of </p><p>the Scheduled castes (SC) and Scheduled tribes (ST). </p><p>2. Preventing tribal people from using public utilities or entering any religious, educational or health </p><p>institute is also made punishable by law. </p><p>3. The practice of dedicating a tribal woman as devadasi to a temple has also been prohibited by the </p><p>law. </p><p>Which of the following statements is/are true? </p><p>A. Only 1 and 2 B. Only 2 and 3 C. Only 1 and 3 D. All 1, 2 and 3 </p><p>E. None of these </p><p>Ans. D </p><p>Create an account @ Smartkeeda today to view explanation to all the questions. </p></li><li><p>Copyrights 2015 | Contagious V </p></li></ul>