Current Affairs September 2017 Quiz - 1

1________________________, which has the largest number of nuclear power plants passed a nuclear safety law to ensure the safe use of nuclear energy.
A) Pakistan
B) India
C) China
D) Bangaladesh
2Iraqi Prime Minister _____________________ has declared victory over Islamic State militants in Tal Afar and the entire province of Nineveh.
A) Abd Al-Rahman Al-Gillani
B) Jafar al-Askari
C) Yasin al-Hashimi
D) Hayder al-Abadi
3Economist_________________________has taken over the charge  as the vice-chairman of government think tank NITI Aayog.
A)  Madan B. Lokur
B)  Pinaki Chandra Ghose
C)  Geeta Johari
D) Rajiv Kumar
4Former bureaucrat_______________________ has been appointed as the new Election Commissioner by the law Ministry.
A) N. C. Saxena
B)  Sunil Arora
C) Supriya Sahu
D) Bimal Jalan
5__________________________ has been appointed as Chief Economist and Head of Policy Advocacy of Tata Sons.
A) Roopa Purushothaman
B) Sharad Kumar
C) Puma Chandra Hota
D)  J Y Pillay
6_______________________, Senior Retired IAS officer has taken over the charge as new Secretary General of Rajya Sabha.
A) Sanjib Chaturbedi
B) Prakash Singh
C) Desh Deepak Verma
D) Adhir Sharma
7___________________, the outgoing Home Secretary has been appointed as the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG).
A) Durga Shakti Nagpal
B) Vijoy Kumar
C) Sivaji Ghosh
D) Rajiv Mehrishi
8The ___________________ has been rewarded with the prestigious Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Award.
A) Reliance Foundation
B) Tata Steel
C) Ashoke Leyland
D) Bharati Airtel
9____________________, Prominent Konkani writer has been presented with the Saraswati Samman 2016 for his novel 'Hawthan'.
A) Ravindra Kelekar
B) Mahabaleshwar Sail
C) Damodar Maujo
D) Udai Bhambra
10India's largest autonomous public organization Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has been ranked__________________in the world.
A) Sixth
B) Fifth
C) Ninth
D) Tenth

1Ans) China
2Ans) Hayder al-Abadi
3Ans)  Rajiv Kumar
4Ans)  Sunil Arora
5Ans) Roopa Purushothaman
6Ans) Desh Deepak Verma
7Ans) Rajiv Mehrishi
8Ans) Reliance Foundation
9Ans) Mahabaleshwar Sail
10Ans)  ninth

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