Current Affairs January 2017 Quiz - 8

71 _______________________, a 16 year old Indian American has been chosen to serve in the inaugural Student Advisory Board of the -Better Make Room- education campaign.
A) N. R. Pillai
B) Swetha Pravakaran
C) Y. N. Sukthankar
D) M. K. Vellodi
72Top Diplomat and UN peacekeeping official ____________________ has been included in a UN task force.
A) Vishnu Sahay
B) Atul Khare
C) Vishnu Sahay
D) S. S. Khera
73Over 30 Indian-origin innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders have been featured in the 2017 edition of ________________ list of super achievers under the age of 30.
A) Forbes-
B) Bloomberg
C) Fortune
D) None of These
74______________________ has become the first country in the world to switch off its FM radio network to shift to digital audio broadcasting.
A) Norway
B) Alaska
C)  California
D)  Florida
7514th pravasi Bharatiya Divas has concluded at _________________ in Karnataka.
A) Ooti
B) Bangalore
C) Hyderabad
D) Chennai
76___________________ figures at number 8 in the -12 destinations to watch in 2017- by Britain-s largest and prominent travel and tours operators association.
A) Goa
B) Kashmir
C) West Bengal
D) Kerala
77The _____________________ edition of the National Conference for e-Governance 2016-17 has begun in Visakhapatnam.
A) 15th
B) 20th
C) 12th
D) 25th
78Indian-American____________________and Sampat Shivangi have been selected for the prestigious Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award the highest civilian award given to overseas Indians and people of Indian origin.
A)  Dr. Bharat Barai
B) Shubhendra Rao
C) B. D. Pande
D) N. K. Mukarji
79_____________________(14) and Ankit Kumar (13) have won the young travel photographer of the year ( 14 years old and under) in the Places and Experiences category.
A) C. R. Krishnaswamy Rao
B) P. K. Kaul
C) Darpan Basak
D) B. G. Deshmukh
80__________________have featured in New York times- list -52 places to go to in 2017-.
A) Vellore and Pune
B) Madurai and Delhi
C) Madurai and Sikkim
D) Agra and Sikkim

71Ans) Swetha Pravakaran
72Ans) Atul Khare
73Ans) Forbes-
74Ans) Norway
75Ans) Bangalore
76Ans) Kerala
77Ans) 20th
78Ans) Dr. Bharat Barai
79Ans) Darpan Basak
80Ans) Agra and Sikkim

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