Current Affairs May 2017 Quiz - 18

171Scientists of_____________ have discovered a possible cure for all five known Ebola viruses.
 A) UK
 B) India
 C) US
 D) Japan
172Government of ____________________ has declared a new law making a series of childhood vaccinations a condition of school inscription in a move triggered by a spike in measles cases.
 A) India
 B) Italy
 C) Russia
 D) Japan
173National Anti-Terrorism Day is observed on ____________________ in the memory of former Indian PM Mr Rajiv Gandhi.
 A) 21st May
 B) 22nd May
 C) 23rd May
 D) 24th May
174____________________, an investment banker has been appointed as the Group Chief Financial Officer of Tata Sons.
 A) Subhash Ramrao Bhamre
 B) Saurabh Agrawal
 C) Rammohan Naidu Kinjarapu
 D) P. Ashok Gajapati Raju
175Science and Technology Minister ___________________ has taken over the additional charge of Environment Ministry.
 A) Y.S. Chowdary
 B) Jayant Sinha
 C) Dr. Harshvardhan
 D) Vijay Sampla
176Thespian _______________________ and Y.C. Deveshwar were conferred the Banga Samman, West Bengal's highest civilian award.
 A) Anil Chatterjee
 B) Madhobi Mukherjee
 C) Nirmal Kumar
 D) Soumitra Chatterjee
177____________________ has been received two Best Performance Awards from Ministry of Shipping for the highest growth in operating surplus and also for achieving third highest growth in cargo traffic among the major ports in the year 2016-17.
 A) Port Trust Of Kolkata
 B) Cochin Port Trust
 C) Mumbai Port Trust
 D) Haldia Port Trust
178The high speed, air-conditioned Tejas Express has flagged off from Mumbai to ____________.
 A) Delhi
 B) Goa
 C) Chennai
 D) Kolkata
179__________________has tied up with Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India for selling life insurance products of LIC.
 A) Kotak Mahindra Bank
 B) Karnataka Bank Ltd
 C) IndusInd Bank
 D) Yes Bank
180_______________________, mountaineer of Arunachal Pradesh has become the world-s first woman to scale Mt Everest twice in five days.
 A) Tanga Byaling
 B) Nabam Rebia
 C) Rajesh Tacho
 D) Anshu Jamsenpa

171Ans) US
172Ans) Italy
173Ans) 21st May
174Ans) Saurabh Agrawal
175Ans) Dr. Harshvardhan
176Ans) Soumitra Chatterjee
177Ans) Cochin Port Trust
178Ans) Goa
179Ans) Karnataka Bank Ltd
180Ans) Anshu Jamsenpa

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