Current Affairs September 2017 Quiz - 6

51American _____________________has entered the semi-finals of women's singles event in the US Open Tennis in New York.
A) Ellyse Perry
B) Alwin Francis
C) Sarah Taylor
D) Venus Williams
52________________________, an IAS officer of 1985 batch of Chhattisgarh cadre has assumed charge as Chairman and Managing Director of NMDC Ltd.
A) K. Vijay Kumar
B) Alok Verma
C) N Baijendra Kumar
D) Arvind Panagariya
53India-s first operational Smart City and IFSC, ________________ has won the prestigious Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) Services Excellence Award.
A) Pune International Finance-Tec City (GIFT City)
B) Gujarat International Finance-Tec City (GIFT City)
C) Bengaluru International Finance-Tec City (GIFT City)
D) Chennai International Finance-Tec City (GIFT City)
54The book of Former Foreign Secretary ____________________ named -How India Sees the World: Kautilya to the 21st Century-- has been published.
A) Vikram Seth
B) Vijay Nambisan
C) Keki N Daruwalla
D) Shyam Saran
55Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) under Ministry of Power, Government of India has launched UJALA (Unnat Jyoti by Affordable Lighting for All) Scheme in the State of ___________________, Malaysia.
A) Kuala Lumpur
B) Melaka
C) Ipoh
D) Kuching
56A joint military training, Exercise Yudh Abhyas-2017 will be conducted at Joint Base Lewis McChord,__________________, USA.
A) Exeter
B) Plymouth
C) Derby
D)  Washington
57_______________________beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the one-off T-20 International cricket match in Colombo.
A) Pakistan
B) India
C) China
D) Bangaladesh
58___________________ will host the 2019 edition of the Commonwealth (Youth, Junior and Senior) Weightlifting Championships.
A) Pakistan
B) India
C) China
D) Bangaladesh
59Bollywood actress _____________________ has been appointed as the first Indian woman ambassador in 'Friends of Australia' (FOA) advocacy panel by Tourism Australia.
A) Priyanka Chopra
B) Deepika Padukone
C) Parineeti Chopra
D) Vidya Balan
60The________________has proposed a range of new sanctions against North Korea including an oil ban and a freeze on leader Kim Jong-un's assets.
D) China

51Ans) Venus Williams
52Ans) N Baijendra Kumar
53Ans) Gujarat International Finance-Tec City (GIFT City)
54Ans) Shyam Saran
55Ans) Melaka
56Ans)  Washington
57Ans) India
58Ans) India
59Ans) Parineeti Chopra
60Ans)  US

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