Current Affairs January 2017 Quiz - 1

1Air Marshal_____________has taken over the charge as Air Officer commending-in-chief, Eastern Air Command.
A) Arup Raha
B)  Anil Khosla
C) Anil Kumar Browne
D) Fali Homi Major
2_______________________, Chairman and Managing Director of National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) has been conferred the power and energy persona-s Award for individual excellence in at the 10th ENERTIA Award 2016.
A) Subroto Mukerjee
B) Arjan Singh
C) Hrushikesh Moolgavkar
D) K.M Singh
3The new Controller General of Accounts in the Finance Ministry is _____________.
A) Archana Nigam
B) Vinod Rai
C) VN Kaul
D) T. N. Chaturvedi
4Air Chief Marshal ___________________ has taken over the charge as the 22nd chief of the air staff of the Indian Air force.
A) Fali Homi Major
B) Srinivasapuram Krishnaswamy
C) Birender Singh Dhanoa
D) Anil Tipnis
5Two new Hindi writers Sharddha and ____________________have been chosen for Bharatiya Ganan Pith Nabalikhan Award 2016.
A) Ghyansham Kumar Devansh
B) Mohan Rana
C) Sudama Panday
D) Gopaldas Neeraj
6India successfully test fired the Nuclear Capable Agni IV ballistic missile from the ____________________off the Odisa Coast.
A) Abdul Kalam Island
B) Chandipur
C) Gopalpur
D) Sriharikota
7Sahaj International, India-s first transgender school was inaugurated in __________
A) Bengaluru
B) Kochi
C) Chennai
D) Mumbai
8India-s star singles player______________________ has announced his retirement from professional tennis.
A) Rohan Bopanna
B)  Somdev Devvarman
C) Yuki Bhambri
D) Mahesh Bhupathi
9Rio olympian ____________________ from railways has won the gold for the sixth consecutive years in the men-s 77 kg category in the 69th men-s and 32nd Women-s championship at the Ponjesly College of engineering.
A) Ankita Raina
B) Satish Shivalingam
C) Prarthana Thombare
D) Divij Sharan
10An Indian origin Saudi-based entrepreneur __________________ has been appointed as the Major General of Kyrgyzstan.
A) S. Ranganathan
B) Idris Latif
C) Fali Homi Major
D) Shaikh Rafik Mohammed

1Ans)  Anil Khosla
2Ans) K.M Singh
3Ans) Archana Nigam
4Ans) Birender Singh Dhanoa
5Ans) Ghyansham Kumar Devansh
6Ans) Abdul Kalam Island
7Ans) Kochi
8Ans)  Somdev Devvarman
9Ans) Satish Shivalingam
10Ans) Shaikh Rafik Mohammed

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