Current Affairs May 2017 Quiz - 14

131Authorities in Sanaa declared a state of emergency in the Yemeni capital over a deadly outbreak of ____________________.
 A) Malaria
 B) Dengue
 C) cholera
 D) Zica
  
132Japanese player _____________________has been banned for life following an investigation into match-fixing.
 A) Milos Raonic
 B) Junn Mitsuhashi
 C) Kenny Acheson
 D) Philippe Adams
  
133Dr _________________, Renowned wildlife biologist has been nominated for the prestigious Whitley Awards.
 A) Ashoke Kumar
 B) Tripurari Atharv
 C) Purnima Devi Barman
 D) Chelling Simick Lepcha
  
134________________has successfully created the country's first smart grid project, which will generate power from renewable sources of energy.
 A) IIHM
 B) IIEST
 C) ISRO
 D) IIT Kharagpur
  
135________________has moved up to the second spot from third position in this year's (2017) 'Renewable energy country attractiveness index' released by EY (Earnest and Young).
 A) India
 B) China
 C) Pakistan
 D) Bangaladesh
  
136Sprinter________________ has broken the 400-metre national record at the Indian Grand Prix in New Delhi.
 A) Mrityunjay Kumar
 B) Muhammed Anas
 C) Jawed Shamim
 D) Mehboob Rahman
  
137India women-s cricket team openers_________________and Poonam Raut have become the first-ever pair to share a 300-run stand in a One-Day International.
 A) Mithali Raj
 B) Deepti Sharma
 C) Suman Sharma
 D) Purnima Rau
  
138The World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) is observed on _______.
 A) 12th May
 B) 13th May
 C) 14th May
 D) 17th May
  
139_________________, an Indian has been appointed to the post of Deputy Executive Secretary of UN.
 A) Ovais Sarmad
 B) Jual Oram
 C) Rita Tarai
 D) Sakuntala Laguri
  
140The One Belt, One Road (OBOR) Summit or Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has concluded in _______________, China.
 A) Tianjin
 B) Beijing
 C) Hangzhou
 D) Chengdu

 
Answers:
131Ans) cholera
132Ans) Junn Mitsuhashi
133Ans) Purnima Devi Barman
134Ans) IIEST
135Ans) India
136Ans) Muhammed Anas
137Ans) Deepti Sharma
138Ans) 17 May
139Ans) Ovais Sarmad
140Ans) Beijing

 
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