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1) In the Niger Basin, how many African countries involved for the launch of a 10-year investment plan to strengthen resilience to climate change, with financial support from the World Bank/IDA. WAEMU, KfW, GEF and the countries themselves in December, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Five
(2)  Six
(3)  Nine
(4)  Ten
(5)  None of these
2) The Lima-Paris Action Agenda (LPAA) is a joint undertaking of which organisation(s)? View Explanation
(1)  Peruvian and French COP presidencies
(2)  Office of the Secretary-General of the UN
(3)  UNFCCC Secretariat
(4)  All of the above
(5)  None of these
3) Union government launched injectable Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) in India as part of its commitment to the 'Global Polio Endgame Strategy'. In the first phase, this vaccine will be introduced in which States? View Explanation
(1)  Asom
(2)  Gujarat
(3)  Both of these
(4)  Madhya Pradesh
(5)  None
4) The government of India imposed provisional safeguard duty of 20% on import of certain categories of steel from all countries. It is remained for how many days? View Explanation
(1)  100
(2)  200
(3)  300
(4)  500
(5)  None of these
5) The Ministry of labour has enhanced insurance benefits under the Employees Deposit Linked Insurance (EDLI) Scheme of the retirement fund body EPFO. The proposed new limit is Rs. 6 lakh. What was the earlier limit? View Explanation
(1)  Rs. 2.4 lakh
(2)  Rs. 3.6 lakh
(3)  Rs. 4.8 Lakh
(4)  Rs. 4.2 Lakh
(5)  None of these
6) State-run energy major GAIL and National Remote Sensing Centre, a unit of ISRO, have launched an innovative surveillance geo-portal. What is its name? View Explanation
(1)  Bhuvan-GAIL Portal
(2)  ISRO-GAIL Portal
(3)  None of the above
(4)  Both of the above
(5)  None
7) The Union Cabinet approved the Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission (SPMRM) on September 16, 2015 with an outlay of View Explanation
(1)  Rs. 5412.08 crore
(2)  Rs. 5142.08 crore
(3)  Rs. 5241.08 crore
(4)  Rs. 5214.08 crore
(5)  None of these
8) Who modified the gene of the malaria-spreading mosquito to introduce traits that disrupt egg production in females by using a technology called 'gene drive' to make sure that the gene is passed down at an accelerated rate to offspring, thus making the whole mosquito population sterile over time? View Explanation
(1)  Researchers from the Imperial College London
(2)  Researchers from Stanford University
(3)  Researchers from the University of Texas
(4)  None
(5)  None of these
9) Who got SKOCH Award on September 23, 2015 for Smart Governance for its initiatives on UAN Programme and Transformation of Social Security Agenda in India? View Explanation
(1)  EPFO
(2)  Provident Fund Scheme
(3)  Pension Scheme
(4)  Insurance Scheme
(5)  None of these
10) Which European countries announced a new $ 500 million initiative that will find new ways to create incentives aimed at large scale cuts in greenhouse gas emissions in developing countries to combat climate change? View Explanation
(1)  Germany
(2)  Norway
(3)  Sweden
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
11) Internet can accessible to one crore passengers at 100 busiest railway stations in India by the end of 2016 and will later expand it to 300 other stations. Who announced it recently in india? View Explanation
(1)  IBM
(2)  Infosys
(3)  Google
(4)  Facebook
(5)  None of these
12) India and Russia concluded their six-day bilateral naval exercise Tndra Navy' in December, 2015 which is commenced-off Visakhapatnam in the Bay of Bengal. India is represented by which INS(s)? View Explanation
(1)  INS-Sahyadri
(2)  INS-Rannvijay
(3)  INS-Shakti
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
13) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) allowed whom to subscribe to the pension scheme on October 29, 2015 to provide them an access to old-age income security? View Explanation
(1)  NRIs
(2)  POIs
(3)  Both of these
(4)  None
(5)  None of these
14) Which city has issued a red alert for air pollution for the first time ever"on December 7, 2015, with a heavy cloud of dangerous smog blanketing the city? View Explanation
(1)  New Delhi
(2)  Beijing
(3)  Hong Kong
(4)  Hyderabad
(5)  None of these
15) Who issued guidelines on October 22, 2015 for the Gold Monetisation Scheme that allow banks to fix their own interest rates on gold deposits? View Explanation
(1)  The RBI
(2)  IMF
(3)  World Bank
(4)  ILO
(5)  None of these
16) Which Capital Asset Management announced takeover of global firm Goldman Sachs' mutual fund business in India? View Explanation
(1)  Tata
(2)  Aditya Birla
(3)  Reliance
(4)  Adani
(5)  None of these
17) The India Pulses and Grains Association (IPGA) and Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited (APSEZ) entered into an agreement on October 19, 2015 to handle pulses at the latter's port facilities in which State? View Explanation
(1)  Gujarat
(2)  Maharashtra
(3)  Tamil Nadu
(4)  Andhra Pradesh
(5)  None of these
18) Who became the first country in the world to approve a vaccine against dengue fever? View Explanation
(1)  Mexico
(2)  India
(3)  China
(4)  Lybia
(5)  None of these
19) Who acquired US-based consulting firm Noah Consulting LLC in a cash deal valued at $ 70 million (Rs. 453 crore approximately)? View Explanation
(1)  Google
(2)  Infosys
(3)  IBM
(4)  HCL
(5)  None of these
20) Pakistan successfully test-fired the multi-stage solid-propellant medium range Shaheen-III surface to-surface ballistic missile. It can carry nuclear and conventional warheads up to how many kilo metres? View Explanation
(1)  2500 Km
(2)  2750 km
(3)  3000 km
(4)  3250 km
(5)  None of these
21) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has signed an information sharing pact with which bank, recently? View Explanation
(1)  Central Bank of UAE
(2)  Bank of Sri Lanka
(3)  World Bank
(4)  IMF
(5)  None of these
22) Israel along with which country successfully tested a ballistic missile Arrow 3 interceptor recently as the Jewish State seeks to upgrade its defences in the face of regional threats? View Explanation
(1)  The USA
(2)  India
(3)  Russia
(4)  The UK
(5)  None of these
23) Which Group entered pure play e-Commerce recently by launching fashion portal abof.com, which sells about 55 brands including those of the parent group? View Explanation
(1)  Airtel Bharati
(2)  Vodafone Essar
(3)  Aditya Birla
(4)  Muthoot
(5)  None of these
24) Who organised 'India Health Report : Nutrition 2015' and 'Global Nutrition Report'? View Explanation
(1)  Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI)
(2)  International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
(3)  Both of the above
(4)  None
(5)  None of these
25) Who announced merger of two funds i.e., Financial Inclusion Fund and Financial Inclusion Technology Fund to create a new Financial Inclusion Fund (FIF) with a corpus of Rs.2000 crore? View Explanation
(1)  SEBI
(2)  FINMIN
(3)  The RBI
(4)  NABARD
(5)  None of these
26) The National Green Tribunal (NGT) banned the registration of new diesel-run vehicles in December, 2015 at which place in India? View Explanation
(1)  Mumbai
(2)  Delhi
(3)  Bangalore.
(4)  Hyderabad
(5)  None
27) Which telecom company won its battle against the Income Tax Department over transfer pricing in the Bombay High Court, that set aside the appellate tribunal's ruling? View Explanation
(1)  Idea
(2)  Airtel
(3)  Vodafone
(4)  Telenor
(5)  None of these
28) Which country has launched the country's first UNESCO Biosphere Reserve i.e., Me Lake in Shan State in December, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Bangladesh
(2)  Myanmar
(3)  SriLanka
(4)  pakistan
(5)  None of these
29) Which drug company has clinched a blockbuster merger with Allergan, the maker of Botox worth more than $ 150 billion? View Explanation
(1)  Pfizer
(2)  Ranbaxy
(3)  Alembic
(4)  Cipla
(5)  None of these
30) Who addressed the Combined Commanders Conference known as the Unified Commanders' Conference on board India's latest aircraft carrier INS-Vikramaditya. about 50 km off the Kochi Coast? View Explanation
(1)  President Pranab Mukherjee
(2)  Prime Minister Narendra Modi
(3)  Both of the above
(4)  None
(5)  None of these
31) The 900-page report of the 7th Pay Commission headed by Justice AK Mathur was presented to whom with a recommendation that the new scales be implemented from January 1, 2016? View Explanation
(1)  Jayant Sinha
(2)  YV Reddy
(3)  Arun Jaitley
(4)  P. Chidambaram
(5)  None of these
32) Which country recently tested the nuclear-capable Shaheen-IA ballistic missile with a range of 900 km? View Explanation
(1)  Iraq
(2)  Iran
(3)  Pakistan
(4)  Afghanistan
(5)  None
33) Which company commissioned the first phase of its integrated steel plant at Kalinganagar plant? View Explanation
(1)  Jindal
(2)  SAIL
(3)  TATA
(4)  None
(5)  None of these
34) Powerful typhoon 'Melor' barreled into the wide areas of the central Philippines and forcing almost 800000 people to evacuate their homes on December 15, 2015. What is its local name? View Explanation
(1)  Phaolin
(2)  Hudhud
(3)  Nona
(4)  Haiyan
(5)  None of these
35) Minister of State for Commerce & Industry, Nirmala Sitharaman, launched the Technology Acquisition and Development Fund (TADF) under which Policy? View Explanation
(1)  National Manufacturing Policy
(2)  Regional Manufacturing Policy
(3)  State Level Manufacturing Policy
(4)  None of the above
(5)  None
36) Which social media giant has come forward to facilitate state-run BSNL in setting-up 100 Wi-Fi sites in rural areas? View Explanation
(1)  Google+
(2)  Facebook
(3)  Whats up
(4)  Viber
(5)  None of these
37) Which companies would pursue legal steps against Competition Commission of India (CCI) order imposing penalties totalling Rs. 258 crore on them for anti-competitive practices related to air cargo? View Explanation
(1)  Jet Airways
(2)  IndiGo
(3)  SpiceJet
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
38) Indian Navy successfully test-fired the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from its newly-commissioned which stealth destroyer? View Explanation
(1)  INS-Kochi
(2)  INS Amegh
(3)  INS-Vikrant
(4)  None
(5)  None of these
39) The National Food Security Act (NFSA) was implemented on November 16, 2015 in 14 of the 30 districts of which State? View Explanation
(1)  Bihar
(2)  Madhya Pradesh
(3)  Rajasthan
(4)  Odisha
(5)  None of these
40) As per Odisha Marine Fishing Act (OMFA), the Odisha forest department recently imposed a ban on fishing along the Odisha sea coast. How far the ban will continue? View Explanation
(1)  Five months
(2)  Six months
(3)  Seven Months
(4)  Eight Months
(5)  None of these
41) Union government has been approved Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) Action Plans for 81 cities in which State(s)? View Explanation
(1)  Tamil Nadu
(2)  Madhya Pradesh
(3)  Jharkhand
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
42) The Fast Patrol Vessel (FPV) of Aadesh-Class of Indian Coast Guard commissioned Indian Coast Guard Ship (ICGS) Arinjay at? View Explanation
(1)  Mumbai
(2)  Kochi
(3)  Panji
(4)  Ranchi
(5)  None of these
43) Which motor company become the first manufacturer to test drive its driverless vehicle on November 15, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Mercedes
(2)  Ferrari
(3)  Tata
(4)  Ford
(5)  None of these
44) Captain Krishna Swaminathan has assumed charge as the second Commanding Officer at INS- View Explanation
(1)  Kochi
(2)  Amegh
(3)  Vikrant
(4)  Vikramaditya
(5)  None of these
45) Former RBI Deputy Governor Subir Gokarn was appointed in View Explanation
(1)  IMF
(2)  World Bank
(3)  UNSC
(4)  ILO
(5)  None of these
46) Cyclone Chapala made an extremely rare landfall triggering massive rainfall flooding in a desert location unaccustomed to tropical cyclone landfalls. Which country was affected with this cyclone? View Explanation
(1)  Egypt
(2)  The UAE
(3)  Yemen
(4)  Portugal
(5)  None of these
47) Who became the first RBI Governor to be elected the Vice-Chairman of the BIS? View Explanation
(1)  YB Reddy
(2)  Raghuram Rajan
(3)  Jayant Sinha
(4)  Bimal jalan
(5)  None of these
48) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) allowed which banks to offer internet banking with 'view only' facility in November, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  State Cooperative Banks
(2)  District Central Cooperative Banks
(3)  Both of the above
(4)  None
(5)  None of these
49) The scientists have developed a 3-D printing method in November, 2015. What is the capability of producing highly uniform 'blocks' of ? View Explanation
(1)  Immune cells
(2)  Tissues
(3)  Stem cells
(4)  Embryonic stem cells
(5)  None of these
50) Indian Railways have taken a giant leap forward in 'Make in India' drive by issuing the Letter of Award (LA) for setting up of Diesel Locomotive Factory at which place? View Explanation
(1)  Saran
(2)  Motihari
(3)  Darbhanga
(4)  Samastipur
(5)  None of these
51) The seventh edition India-Russia Joint Military Exercise 'Indra-2015' held in Mahajan field firing range at which place of Rajasthan? View Explanation
(1)  Bikaner
(2)  Kota
(3)  Jaisalmer
(4)  Jaipur
(5)  None of these
52) Indian Railways has launched which scheme in November, 2015 under which wait-listed passengers can get confirmed accommodation in next alternative tram if they opt for the option while booking their tickets online? View Explanation
(1)  Joogad
(2)  Vikalp
(3)  Alag
(4)  None
(5)  None of these
53) The Indian Army successfully test-fired the land attack variant of the 290 km range BrahMos supersonic cruise missile at the Pokhran test range in Rajasthan. BrahMos is a joint effort between India and View Explanation
(1)  Israel
(2)  Japan
(3)  Russia
(4)  Brazil
(5)  None of these
54) This year India has moved up one position to become one of the world's most valued 'nation brand', with an increase of 32% in its brand value to $ 2.1 billion. What is its rank? View Explanation
(1)  Sixth
(2)  Seventh
(3)  Eighth
(4)  Ninth
(5)  None of these
55) Cyclone(s) slammed into an island off Yemen's coast in November, 2015. What was/were the name given to the cyclone(s)? View Explanation
(1)  Megh
(2)  Chapala
(3)  None of these
(4)  Both of these
(5)  None of these
56) The Union government released a revised draft of the civil aviation policy in November, 2015. What is the related to this policy? View Explanation
(1)  Travel by Ship
(2)  Travel by Aeroplane
(3)  Travel by Trains
(4)  None
(5)  None of these
57) The Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar inaugurated some facilities for the Indian Army that can be of great use for faster documentation, information and speedy delivery of services? View Explanation
(1)  CDC
(2)  Army Cloud
(3)  Digi-Locker
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
58) In a bid to push financial inclusion an RBI panel has recommended a slew of measures recently including a special deposit scheme for the girl child. government-to-person social cash transfer, and opening interest-free windows (Islamic banking) by banks. Who chaired that committee? View Explanation
(1)  Deepak Mohanty
(2)  Manmohan Singh
(3)  RK Kapoor
(4)  H L Dattu
(5)  None of these
59) Agni-IV was successfully test-fired from which road-mobile launcher? View Explanation
(1)  Wheeler Island
(2)  APJ Abdul Kalam Island
(3)  Both of the above
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of the above
60) Which company has launched 4G service for its employees under Jio brand name? View Explanation
(1)  Reliance
(2)  Airtel
(3)  Vodafone
(4)  Idea
(5)  None of the above
61) Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare announced some new IT-based initiatives on Good Governance Day. What are they? View Explanation
(1)  Kilkari
(2)  Mobile Academy
(3)  M-Cessation
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
62) India's latest communication satellite, was launched successfully by the European Ariane 5 VA-227 launch Vehicle. What is its name? View Explanation
(1)  GSAT-12
(2)  GSAT-13
(3)  GSAT-14
(4)  GSAT-15,
(5)  None of these
63) Tech Mahindra has launched an electronic wallet. What is its name? View Explanation
(1)  Mobile Money
(2)  MoboMoney
(3)  Smart Money
(4)  call money
(5)  None of these
64) A Dracula ant was identified by Manqj Vembayam, Kalesh Sadasivan and Vinay Krishnan, members of the TNHS Ant Research Group, a wing of the Travancore Natural History Society. They have found the ant from the Western Ghats region of which State? View Explanation
(1)  Kerala
(2)  Karnataka
(3)  Goa
(4)  Maharashtra
(5)  None of these
65) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) extended the deadline for exchanging pre-2005 currency notes of various denominations to View Explanation
(1)  March 31, 2016
(2)  June 30, 2016
(3)  September 30, 2015
(4)  December 31, 2015
(5)  None of these
66) Indian researchers have discovered five new long-haired species of wasps from which part(s) of the country? View Explanation
(1)  East
(2)  West
(3)  Different
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of these
67) Which committee has been constituted to look into acts of omission and commission and recommend compensation to ONGC whose natural gas from Bay of Bengal block had flowed to adjoining fields of Reliance Industries? View Explanation
(1)  RK Tiwari
(2)  Ravi Bagh
(3)  Justice (Retd) AP Shah
(4)  Justice Behl
(5)  None of these
68) Shipwright School (SWS), a premier technical establishment and alma- mater for which officers of the Indian Navy, was commissioned as INS-Vishwakarma? View Explanation
(1)  Naval Architect Officers
(2)  Shipwright Officers
(3)  Shipwright Sailors
(4)  All of the above
(5)  None of these
69) Who has approved a $ 1.5 billion loan for the ambitious clean India campaign to support the government in its efforts to ensure all citizens in rural areas have access to improved sanitation and end the practice of open defecation by 2019? View Explanation
(1)  IMF
(2)  World bank
(3)  RBI
(4)  ILO
(5)  None of these
70) Which organisation has established the world's highest terrestrial centre dubbed as Extreme Altitude Research Centre at 17600 ft above sea level at Changla near Pengong lake in Ladakh? View Explanation
(1)  ISRO
(2)  DRDO
(3)  CERN
(4)  None
(5)  None of these
71) National Stock Exchange (NSE) has launched separate indices on some corporate houses of India. Who are they? View Explanation
(1)  Tata
(2)  Aditya Birla
(3)  Mahindra
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
72) India's first completely indigenous Torpedo launch and Recovery Vessel (TRV), INS-Astradharani, has been commissioned into the naval force at which place? View Explanation
(1)  Visakhapatnam
(2)  Paradwip
(3)  Chennai
(4)  Mumbai
(5)  None of the above
73) India stood at which place in the Human Development Index (HDI) among 188 countries in Human Development Report 2015? View Explanation
(1)  130th
(2)  132th
(3)  135th
(4)  140th
(5)  None of these
74) The Indian Air Force celebrated its 83rd Air Force Day with a large parade and air display at the Hindon air base located at View Explanation
(1)  Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh)
(2)  Meerut (Uttar Pradesh)
(3)  Jhansi (Uttar Pradesh)
(4)  Kanpur(Uttar Pradesh)
(5)  None of these
75) The Centre imposed an anti-dumping duty ranging from 5% to 57% on import of cold-rolled flat products of stainless steel for how many years? View Explanation
(1)  5 years
(2)  7 years
(3)  9 years
(4)  No period .
(5)  10 Years
76) The scientists at the Botanical Survey of India (BSI) have discovered a new species of banana named Musa Indandamanensis from a remote tropical rainforest on which islands? View Explanation
(1)  The Little Andaman Islands
(2)  The Great Andaman Islands
(3)  Port Blair
(4)  Car Nicobar
(5)  None of the above
77) Which organisation has bagged a US military contract for research and development on solar powered micro-grid? View Explanation
(1)  Indian Institute of Science
(2)  IIT-Roorkee
(3)  NIT-Rourkela
(4)  None
(5)  None of the above
78) The third edition of India-Sri Lanka Joint Training Exercise Mitra Shakti 2015 concluded on October 12, 2015 at Aundh Military Camp. Where it is? View Explanation
(1)  Nasik (Maharashtra)
(2)  Mumbai (Maharashtra)
(3)  Vadodara (Gujarat)
(4)  Pune (Maharashtra)
(5)  None of the above
79) As per Global Financial Integrity (GFI), a US-based think-tank's report India stood at which rank in black money outflows with a whopping $ 51 billion siphoned out of the country per annum between 2004 and 2013? View Explanation
(1)  First
(2)  Second
(3)  Third
(4)  Fourth
(5)  None of the above
80) Several warships, aircraft carriers and fast attack submarine would participated in the five-day 'Malabar exercise' on the Eastern coast of India. What are the countries whose navies are participated? View Explanation
(1)  India
(2)  The USA
(3)  Japan
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
81) How many days expanded for the benefits of interest subvention under National Rural -Livelihood Mission (NRLM), in December, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  50 days
(2)  75 days
(3)  100 days
(4)  125 days
(5)  None of these
82) The prestigious Missile Complex at Hyderabad that houses research units of DRDO, was renamed after whom? View Explanation
(1)  Sardar Patel
(2)  Bhagat Singh
(3)  BR Ambedkar
(4)  APJ Abdul Kalam
(5)  None of the above
83) How much is the repo rate in its fifth bi-monthly monetary policy review? View Explanation
(1)  6.25
(2)  6.50
(3)  6.75
(4)  7.00
(5)  None of these
84) Union government flagged-off the Science Express Climate Action Special (SECAS) train from Safderjung Railway Station on October 15, 2015. Choose the important cities it is covered. View Explanation
(1)  Jaisalmer
(2)  Patiala
(3)  Ambala
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of the above
85) General Electric (GE) of the USA and France's Alstom signed joint venture (JV) agreements with Indian Railways to set up high horse power diesel and electric engines in View Explanation
(1)  West Bengal
(2)  Odisha
(3)  Bihar
(4)  Uttar Pradesh
(5)  None of the above
86) The NATO launched its biggest military exercise in 13 years on October 19, 2015, mobilising 36000 soldiers, sailors and airmen from more than 30 countries to test the alliance's ability to respond to new security threats in which area? View Explanation
(1)  Italy
(2)  Spain
(3)  Portugal
(4)  Japan
(5)  None of the above
87) Which country and the USA signed an agreement on October 19, 2015 to further discuss the clean-up and removal of land contaminated with radioactivity after a mid-air collision in 1966 dumped four US hydrogen bombs near the Southern of Palomares? View Explanation
(1)  Spain
(2)  Portugal
(3)  France
(4)  The UK
(5)  None of the above
88) As per a new genetic study found on October 20, 2015, the island of Santa , Cruz within the Galapagos has found two distinct species of View Explanation
(1)  crab
(2)  prawn
(3)  giant tortoise
(4)  jellyfish
(5)  None of the above
89) Pakistan along with which country signed a major agreement on October 16, 2015 to build a 1100 km gas pipeline from Lahore to Karachi? View Explanation
(1)  China
(2)  Russia
(3)  India
(4)  Afghanistan
(5)  None of these
90) Which naval area has been divided on October 21, 2015 to make two separate headquarters under Flag Officer Maharashtra Area and Flag Officer Gujarat Naval Area? View Explanation
(1)  Kerala and Tamil Nadu
(2)  Karnataka and Goa
(3)  Maharashtra and Gujarat
(4)  Odisha and West Bengal
(5)  None of these
91) In one round of voting the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) elected which countries to serve as non-permanent members on the Security Council for two-year terms beginning on January 1, 2016? View Explanation
(1)  Egypt
(2)  Japan
(3)  Senegal
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
92) The researchers at the Department of Aquatic Biology and Fisheries, University of Kerala. have reported about the discovery of four new species of crab from which place? View Explanation
(1)  Tamil Nadu coast
(2)  Goa coast
(3)  Odisha coast
(4)  Kerala coast
(5)  None of these
93) The Myanmar government signed a peace accord with eight of the 15 ethnic armed groups in a ceremony in the capital Nay pyi Taw, in October, 2015. They belong to which group? View Explanation
(1)  Kayin groups
(2)  Chin groups
(3)  Both (a) and (b)
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of these
94) Which is considered as the most powerful tropical cyclone ever measured in the Western Hemisphere as its maximum sustained winds reached an unprecedented 200 mi/h (320 km/h) and its central pressure fell to 879 millibars? View Explanation
(1)  Hurricane Patricia
(2)  Hurricane Pacific
(3)  Hurricane Zhilmil
(4)  Hurricane Hulchul
(5)  None of these
95) US President Barack Obama has decided on October 15, 2015 to maintain 9800 US troops in which country till 2016 and subsequently reduce it to 5500? View Explanation
(1)  War-torn Israel
(2)  War torn Egypt
(3)  War-torn Afghanistan
(4)  None
(5)  None of the above
96) Prithvi (Earth) is at the heart of a transmitter called Meghdoot, made by Saankhya Labs uses TV white space the unused frequencies in the television broadcasting wireless spectrum to power Internet routers. The lab is based at which place? View Explanation
(1)  Bengaluru
(2)  Hyderabad
(3)  Chennai
(4)  Mumbai
(5)  None of the above
97) Indian President Pranab Mukherjee. was on a maiden visit to Palestine as part of his Western Asian countries where India committed there five projects worth $ 17.79 million. What are the nations? View Explanation
(1)  Jordan
(2)  Palestine
(3)  Israel
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
98) A communication satellite APSTAR-9' has been launched by View Explanation
(1)  China
(2)  Russia
(3)  the UK
(4)  Japan
(5)  None of the above
99) The Sharia-e-Al-hind (India road) and Midan-e-Al-hind (India roundabout) in Ramallah were named at a ceremony. Which Indian executive attended this ceremony? View Explanation
(1)  Pranab Mukherjee
(2)  Narendra Modi
(3)  Sushma Swaraj
(4)  Jeev Milkha Singh
(5)  None of these
100) The newly installed Tsunami Early Warning System in the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) along with a Digital Electronic Board was successfully tested on October 26, 2015 near INS-Angre in Fort area. What is its name? View Explanation
(1)  Sitar
(2)  Siren
(3)  Simron
(4)  None
(5)  None of these
101) President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated a street named after Mahatma Gandhi in Amman and planted an Olive tree in peace park of which country? View Explanation
(1)  Israel
(2)  Jordan
(3)  Syria
(4)  Egypt
(5)  None of these
102) Who won the Hero Hockey World League (HWL) Final at the Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel International Stadium in Raipur? View Explanation
(1)  Australia
(2)  Belgium
(3)  Great Britain
(4)  Germany
(5)  None of these
103) Which country's art gallery has agreed to give a 2000-year-old Buddha sculpture back to India? View Explanation
(1)  Canada
(2)  France
(3)  Australia
(4)  Sri Lanka
(5)  None of the above
104) Who received the Female Player of the Year award from BWF President Poul-Erik Hoyer in Dubai? View Explanation
(1)  Saina Nehwal
(2)  Carolina Marin
(3)  Zhao Yunlei
(4)  Bao Yixin
(5)  None of these
105) India and which South American nation signed an agreement to set up a Joint Economic and Trade Committee (JETCO) to strengthen the trade relations between both countries? View Explanation
(1)  Brazil
(2)  Peru
(3)  Ecuador
(4)  Chile
(5)  None of these
106) The Indian Premier League (IPL) Governing Council announced about two new teams. Who are they? View Explanation
(1)  Pune and Rajkot
(2)  CSK and RR
(3)  Pune and CSK
(4)  CSK & Rajkota
(5)  None of these
107) The UN Security Council authorised the European Union's (EU) new mission to carry out naval operations to inspect and seize vessels operated for human trafficking and the smuggling of migrants in the high seas off Libya. What was that new mission? View Explanation
(1)  Sophia
(2)  Sefali
(3)  Sunita
(4)  Sophie
(5)  None of these
108) Who won the women's 50 m Rifle 3 Positions gold at the 59th National Shooting Championships at New Delhi? View Explanation
(1)  Anjum Moudgil
(2)  Gaayathri N.
(3)  Elizabeth Susan Koshy
(4)  Mother teressa
(5)  None of the above
109) India and Germany have tied the knot of collateral progress and development during the third edition of Indo-German Inter- governmental Consultations (ICG)? The meeting is held at which place? View Explanation
(1)  Bengaluru
(2)  Ahmedabad
(3)  Mumbai
(4)  New Delhi
(5)  None of these
110) Who won the centre fire pistol gold in the 59th National shooting championship at the Dr. Kami Singh Range, Tughlakabad in December, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Vijay Kumar
(2)  Gurpreet Singh
(3)  Gurpreet Kumar
(4)  Vijay Singh
(5)  None of these
111) Which country's governing Centre right coalition led by Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho has won the country's general election, recently? View Explanation
(1)  Portugal
(2)  Spain
(3)  Vatican city
(4)  Italy
(5)  None of these
112) Who become the fourth Indian to win the Asian Tour Order of Merit title in 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Anirban Lahiri
(2)  Jyoti Randhawa
(3)  Arjun Atwal
(4)  Jeev Milkha Singh
(5)  None of these
113) In October, 2015, Islamic State militants blew up some UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Syria. What are they? View Explanation
(1)  Arch of Triumph
(2)  Temple of Bel
(3)  Temple of Baalshamin
(4)  All of the above
(5)  None of these
114) The World Bank report released by Bank President Jim Yong Kim in Washington, US projected that the number of people living in extreme poverty will fall below how many percent of the global population in 2015? View Explanation
(1)  5%
(2)  7%
(3)  10%
(4)  12%
(5)  None of these
115) Who won the women's gold in air rifle in the 59th National shooting championship? View Explanation
(1)  Geetakshi Dixit
(2)  Anjum Moudgil
(3)  Swapnil Kusale
(4)  Apurvi Chandela
(5)  None of these
116) India and China decided to deepen bilateral defence ties and maintain peace and tranquillity at which area? View Explanation
(1)  Ladakh
(2)  Leh
(3)  LoC
(4)  Khasmir
(5)  None of these
117) Who won the 2nd edition of Indian Super League final at Nehru Stadium in Fatorda (Goa)? View Explanation
(1)  Chennaiyin FC
(2)  FC Goa
(3)  Barcelona FC
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of these
118) The G-20 Leaders' Summit, hosted in Antalya on November 15, 2015. Along with G-20 members which other countries are present there? View Explanation
(1)  Azerbaijan
(2)  Spain
(3)  Malaysia
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
119) Who won the 2015 FIFA Club World Cup for record the 3rd time? View Explanation
(1)  River Plate FC
(2)  Chennaiyin FC
(3)   FC Goa
(4)  Barcelona FC
(5)  None of these
120) Which country was provisionally suspended from track and field by the sport's world governing body IAAF in the wake of sweeping doping allegations against the country's athletes, coaches, trainers, doctors and officials? View Explanation
(1)  The UK
(2)  The USA
(3)  Russia
(4)  Japan
(5)  None of these
121) The adjudicatory chamber of the Ethics Committee chaired by Hans-Joachim Eckert has banned Joseph S. Blatter, President of FIFA and Michel Platini, Vice-President and member of the Executive Committee of FIFA and President of UEFA both for how many years? View Explanation
(1)  5 years
(2)  7 years
(3)  8 years
(4)  12 years
(5)  None of these
122) India and UK announced-deals worth 9 billion Euro in the area of View Explanation
(1)  Defence
(2)  Cyber security
(3)  Railway
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
123) India has inked various Memoranda of Understandings (MoU) with how many nations during the International Civil Aviation Negotiations in Turkey's Antalya and attended by 106 countries? View Explanation
(1)  Five
(2)  Six
(3)  Seven
(4)  Eight
(5)  None of these
124) Brendan McCullum has confirmed that he will retire from all forms of international cricket viz., tests, ODIs and twenty20 following the Test series against Australia in early 2016. He belongs to which country? View Explanation
(1)  Australia
(2)  New Zealand
(3)  The UK
(4)  US
(5)  None of these
125) Pakistan and China kicked off their ambitious $ 46 billion economic corridor project after Pakistan handed over 2000 acres of land in which area? View Explanation
(1)  Sindh
(2)  Baluchistan
(3)  East Punjab
(4)  Kolkota
(5)  None of these
126) Who clinched the 'Cricketer of the Year' and the Test Cricketer of the Year' 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Steve Smith
(2)  Ricky Dravid
(3)  Ricky Porting
(4)  Kumar Sangakkara
(5)  None of these
127) The Union government signed $ 273 million loan agreement with Asian Development Bank (ADB) to continue improving rural roads in which States? View Explanation
(1)  Asom
(2)  Odisha
(3)  West Bengal
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
128) Who was named the 'ODI Cricketer of the Year 2015' for the second time in a row? View Explanation
(1)  Fat du Plessis
(2)  AB de Villiers
(3)  Jacques Kallis
(4)  Mitchell Johnson
(5)  None of these
129) India has been re-elected to the UN Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) for which period? View Explanation
(1)  2015-20
(2)  2016-20
(3)  2016-21
(4)  2016-22
(5)  None of these
130) Who won the 14th season of Vijay Hazare Cricket Trophy for season 2015-16 in the final match played at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru (Karnataka)? View Explanation
(1)  Delhi
(2)  Gujarat
(3)  Bangalore
(4)  Odisha
(5)  None of these
131) Which country has been declared Ebola-free by the World Health Organisation (WHO) recently? View Explanation
(1)  Liberia
(2)  Sierra Leone
(3)  Guinea
(4)  Both (a) and (b)
(5)  None of these
132) Which country has won the 2015 Rugby World Cup in November, 2015 for record third time in the final match played at Twickenham, England? View Explanation
(1)  Australia
(2)  New Zealand
(3)  England
(4)  Pakistan
(5)  None of these
133) Which country declared a State of emergency for a period of 30 days? View Explanation
(1)  Mauritius
(2)  Maldives
(3)  New Zealand
(4)  West Indies
(5)  None of these
134) Who has won 2015 Swiss Indoors in men's singles category that played at Basel ? View Explanation
(1)  Roger Federer
(2)  Rafael Nadal
(3)  Jamie Murray
(4)  John Peers
(5)  None of these
135) Who deployed its largest warship to join operations against the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq in November, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  France
(2)  Russia
(3)  China
(4)  Japan
(5)  None of these
136) Who lifted their ninth trophy of the season by winning BNP Paribas WTA Finals in womens doubles category at Singapore? View Explanation
(1)  Petra Kvitova and Agnieszka Radwanska
(2)  Sania Mirza and Cara Black
(3)  Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis
(4)  Sania Mirza and Maria Sharapova
(5)  None of these
137) Who has won the 2015 Mexican Gand Prix title of Formula One (F1) that held at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez in Mexico City? View Explanation
(1)  Lewis Hamilton
(2)  Nico Rosberg
(3)  Sebastian Vettel
(4)  Jackie Stewart
(5)  None of these
138) Which former Pakistan captain announced his retirement from Test cricket after he failed in the second innings of the third Test against England in Sharjah in November, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Shoaib Akhtar
(2)  Shoaib Malik
(3)  Both of these
(4)  Younis khan
(5)  None of these
139) Maldivian Parliament Majlis impeached whom in an extraordinary sitting where 61 Parliamentarians out of the 85 present voted in favour of the motion? View Explanation
(1)  Adeeb Ghafoor
(2)  Mohd Jameel
(3)  Adeeb Jameel
(4)  Mohd Ghafoor
(5)  None of these
140) Which Indian Premier League (IPL) Chief Operating Officer (COO) has resigned from his position in November, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Shashank Manohar
(2)  Gurunath Meiyappan
(3)  Sundar Raman
(4)  Raj Kundra
(5)  None of these
141) Which country's ruling Justice and Development (AK Party) has won back its majority and able to form a single-party government again after the general election in November, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Greece
(2)  Turkey
(3)  France
(4)  Afghanistan
(5)  None of these
142) Who won India's first silver medal at the 13th Asian Shooting Championship in November, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Jitu Rai
(2)  Akhil Sheoran
(3)  Satyendra Singh
(4)  N. Gayathri
(5)  None of these
143) Who won the gold medal in the 10m air pistol women's event at the 13th Asian Shooting Championship at Kuwait? View Explanation
(1)  Shreya Gawande
(2)  Shri Nivetha
(3)  Oshin Tawani
(4)  Heena Sidhu
(5)  None of these
144) Who won the gold medal in the 10m air pistol women's event at the 13th Asian Shooting Championship at Kuwait? View Explanation
(1)  Shreya Gawande
(2)  Shri Nivetha
(3)  Oshin Tawani
(4)  Heena Sidhu
(5)  None of these
145) Which country has rescinded its law in November, 2015 banning many families from having more than one child? View Explanation
(1)  Indonesia
(2)  Bangladesh
(3)  India
(4)  China
(5)  None of these
146) Who has become the highest-ranked Indian boxer, zooming to second in the latest international rankings? View Explanation
(1)  Satish Kumar
(2)  L. Devendro Singh
(3)  Shiva Thapa
(4)  Dorababu
(5)  None of these
147) Which country has lifted a 40-year-old ban on export of oil and paved the way for energy deficient countries like India to open up another frontier to import oil from a distant friendly nation? View Explanation
(1)  The UAE
(2)  Iran
(3)  Iraq
(4)  The USA
(5)  None of these
148) Michelle Payne has become the first female jockey who wins Australia's most prestigious horse race Melbourne Cup 2015. She belongs to which country? View Explanation
(1)  New Zealand
(2)  Australia
(3)  Oceania
(4)  Japan
(5)  None of these
149) Who unanimously approved a resolution endorsing an international roadmap for a Syria peace process to end Syria's five-year-long civil war? View Explanation
(1)  The UNSC
(2)  The USA
(3)  BRICS
(4)  ASEAN
(5)  None of these
150) Which ace off spinner scripted history by becoming the fastest Indian bowler to reach 150-Test wicket landmark in his 29th Test against South Africa in day two of the opening Test at the PCA Stadium in Mohali? View Explanation
(1)  Saeed Ajmal
(2)  Dale Steyn
(3)  Ravichandran Ashwin
(4)  Hugh Tayfield
(5)  None of these
151) The World Trade Organisation (WTO) formally approved which country's membership, in December, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Pakistan
(2)  Kyrzgistan
(3)  Kazakhstan
(4)  Afghanistan
(5)  None of these
152) Who won in the final of the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup at the Sausalito Stadium, Chile? View Explanation
(1)  Nigeria
(2)  Mali
(3)  China
(4)  Japan
(5)  None of these
153) In December, 2015, Saudi Arabia announced how many States' Islamic military alliance against terrorism? View Explanation
(1)  32
(2)  34
(3)  36
(4)  38
(5)  None of these
154) Who was appointed as the Chairman of the Technical Committee of IPL by BCCI? View Explanation
(1)  AP Shah
(2)  Sourav Ganguly
(3)  Anil Kumble
(4)  Ravi Shastri
(5)  None of these
155) Which country started the construction work of the ambitious $ 7.6 billion TAPI (Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India) gas pipeline project? View Explanation
(1)  Turkmenistan
(2)  Afghanistan
(3)  Pakistan
(4)  India
(5)  None of these
156) Barabati Stadium has failed to find a place among the new Test matches venues announced by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). Where it is situated? View Explanation
(1)  Cuttack (Odisha)
(2)  Kolkata (West Bengal)
(3)  New Delhi
(4)  Guwahati (Asom)
(5)  None of the above
157) The fifth 'Heart of Asia' conference, an annual gathering of Asian and other countries, held in which country? View Explanation
(1)  Pakistan
(2)  Afghanistan
(3)  Azerbaijan
(4)  China
(5)  None of these
158) Who was dethroned as the ICC Chairman after the BCCI decided to recall him ? View Explanation
(1)  Shashank Manohar
(2)  N. Srinivasan
(3)  Sharad Pawar
(4)  Jagan mohan dalmiya
(5)  none of these
159) United Nations agencies and partners launched the Sahel humanitarian appeal for 2016 that included a regional plan that calls for $ 1.98 billion to provide vital assistance to millions of people in nine countries across which continent? View Explanation
(1)  Europe
(2)  Asia
(3)  Africa
(4)  North America
(5)  none of these
160) Who secured second place in the Formula One drivers' championship by winning the Brazilian Grand Prix in November, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Nico Rosberg
(2)  Lewis Hamilton
(3)  Sebastian Vettel
(4)  Jackie Stewart
(5)  none of these
161) Which country has tested a new medium-range ballistic missile 'Ghadr-110' near Chabahar, a port city near Iran's border with Pakistan? View Explanation
(1)  Afghanistan
(2)  Iraq
(3)  Iran
(4)  Paksitan
(5)  None of these
162) Who has won in the final match of 2015 World Cup Chess Championship held at Baku, Azerbaijan? View Explanation
(1)  Sergey Karjakin
(2)  Peter Svidler
(3)  Viswanathan Anand
(4)  Veselin Topalov
(5)  none of these
163) In December, 2015 which country has sent the first uranium consignment of 250 tonnes to India? View Explanation
(1)  Japan
(2)  Israel
(3)  Russia
(4)  Canada
(5)  None of these
164) Which pair won the WTA China Open women's doubles at Beijing, in October, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis
(2)  Hao-Ching Chan and Yung-Jan Chan
(3)  Sania Mirza and Yung-Jan Chan
(4)  Hao-Ching Chan and Martina Hingis
(5)  None of these
165) According to data from the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), which country became the top source of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) into India during the first half of the current fiscal? View Explanation
(1)  Singapore
(2)  Mauritius
(3)  China
(4)  India
(5)  none of these
166) Who won the 2015 men's singles title of China Open recently? View Explanation
(1)  Rafael Nadal
(2)  Novak Djokovic
(3)  Jack Sock
(4)  Vasek Pospisil
(5)  none of these
167) China is set to expand investments in which continent that would help absorb its excess manufacturing capacity as part of an effort to re-engage with the continent and integrate it within its Belt and Road connectivity framework? View Explanation
(1)  Europe
(2)  South America
(3)  Africa
(4)  Oceania
(5)  None of these
168) Who has won 2015 Russian Grand Prix title of Formula One? View Explanation
(1)  Lewis Hamilton
(2)  Sebastian Vettel
(3)  Jackie Stewart
(4)  Nico Rosberg
(5)  None of these
169) In December, 2015 which country began bombing Islamic State strongholds in Syria targeting the oil fields under its control where Four Tornados took off from the Royal Air Force (RAF) base in Akrotiri, Cyprus? View Explanation
(1)  France
(2)  Afghanistan
(3)  Israel
(4)  Britain
(5)  none of these
170) Which Indian fast bowler, announced his retirement from international cricket on October 15, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Zaheer Khan
(2)  Gautam Gambhir
(3)  Virendra Sehwag
(4)  Dhoni
(5)  None of these
171) Which country's Parliament has passed legislation to strip dual nationals of their citizenship if they are convicted of terrorism offences or found to have fought with banned groups overseas, despite concerns about deporting jihadists? View Explanation
(1)  Australia
(2)  New Zealand
(3)  Malaysia
(4)  Indonesia
(5)  None of these
172) Who clinched the Vietnam Open trophy, his first singles Challenger title of the season on October 18, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Jordan Thompson
(2)  Saketh Myneni
(3)  Tristan Lamasine
(4)  Nils Langer
(5)  None of these
173) India and which country have launched an International Solar Alliance to boost solar energy in developing countries at the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris in December, 2015' View Explanation
(1)  Japan
(2)  Canada
(3)  France
(4)  The USA
(5)  None of these
174) Who won the 2015 Sultan of Johor Cup under-21 field hockey tournament, in October, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Great Britain
(2)  India
(3)  Malaysia
(4)  Australia
(5)  None of these
175) Which currency was anointed as one of the world's elite currencies in December, 2015 by the International Monetary Fund (IMF)? View Explanation
(1)  Yen
(2)  Rupee
(3)  Taka
(4)  Renminbi
(5)  None
176) Who has won the 2015 Denmark Open title of Badminton in the men's singles category? View Explanation
(1)  Jack Sock
(2)  Chen Long
(3)  Tommy Long
(4)  Chen Sugiarto
(5)  None of these
177) The Union Cabinet, in October, 2015 has approved an MoU between the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy India and the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy of which country? View Explanation
(1)  Mozambique
(2)  Mongolia
(3)  Yugoslovia
(4)  Checoslovakia
(5)  None of these
178) The National Executive Council (NEC), of the National Mission for a Green India (GIM) falling under the Environment Ministry held in October, 2015 at New Delhi has approved the Perspective Plans (PP) and Annual Plan of Operations (APOs) for which States? View Explanation
(1)  Kerala and Mizoram
(2)  Manipur and Jharkhand
(3)  All of the above
(4)  Rajsathan and gujarath
(5)  None of the above
179) Who was appointed as head of the All India Council of Sports? View Explanation
(1)  VK Malhotra
(2)  Sachin Tendulkar
(3)  Vishwanathan Anand
(4)  Virat Kohli
(5)  None of the above
180) Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that India will observe November 26 as which day to spread awareness of Indian Constitution and its architecture Dr. BR Ambedkar? View Explanation
(1)  Republic Day
(2)  Constitution Day
(3)  Both (1) and (2)
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of the above
181) The Kerala government has launched a programme to trace, rescue and reunite the little ones with their family. What was that? View Explanation
(1)  Operation Valsalya
(2)  Operation Rescue
(3)  Operation Smile
(4)  Operation Health
(5)  None of these
182) The Paragliding World Cup 2015 started at Bir, Baijnath town in Kangra district of which State? View Explanation
(1)  Himachal Pradesh
(2)  Uttarakhand
(3)  Uttar Pradesh
(4)  Haryana
(5)  Chattisgarh
183) India's first community reserve to protect the endangered Gangetic river dolphins, declared as the National Aquatic Animal. It will come up at which State? View Explanation
(1)  Bihar
(2)  West Bengal
(3)  Uttar Pradesh
(4)  Uttarakhand
(5)  Arunachal Pradesh
184) Who has bagged India's first ever Archery World Cup Final medal on October 24, 2015 in the compound section? View Explanation
(1)  Abhishek Verma
(2)  Rajat Chauhan
(3)  Sandeep Kumar
(4)  Demir Elmaagcli
(5)  None of these
185) The Supreme Court in October, 2015 declined the allow of voluntary use of Aadhaar number for welfare schemes and projects other than which schemes? View Explanation
(1)  Public Distribution System
(2)  LPG scheme
(3)  All of the above
(4)  None of the above
(5)  None
186) Who won United States Grand Prix title of Formula One 2015 for the fourth time on October 25, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Lewis Hamilton
(2)  Sebastian Vettel
(3)  Jackie Stewart
(4)  Nico Rosberg
(5)  None of these
187) The Railway Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu launched IT enabled passenger services in the Mumbai Suburban system of Western Railway and Central Railway and Delhi-Palwal section of Northern Railway. What are the services? View Explanation
(1)  Paperless Unreserved Tickets
(2)  Paperless Season Tickets
(3)  Paperless Platform Tickets
(4)  All of the above
(5)  None of these
188) Who bagged her fourth silver medal in five years at the Archery World Cup Final' 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Deepika Kumari
(2)  Choi Misun
(3)  Rajat Chauhan
(4)  Sandeep Kumar
(5)  None of these
189) The Union Cabinet in October, 2015 approved setting-up of three more AIIMS-like institutions at which places under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY)? View Explanation
(1)  Nagpur (Maharashtra)
(2)  Mangalagiri (Andhra Pradesh)
(3)  Kalyani (West Bengal)
(4)  All of the above
(5)  None of these
190) Who bagged a silver in men's club throw F51 event to give the country its second medal in the IPC Athletics World Championships at Doha? View Explanation
(1)  Amit Kumar
(2)  Zeljko Dimitrijevic
(3)  Milos Mitic
(4)  Devendra Jhajharia
(5)  None of these
191) In October, 2015, Union Cabinet gave its approval for the formation of a Group A' service of the technical cadre of the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSD&E). What is the new name of this service? View Explanation
(1)  DG of Employment and Training
(2)  Indian Skill Development Service
(3)  Non-functional Selection Grade
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of these
192) Which pair clinched their seventh title together by winning the Wuhan Open women's doubles trophy on October 3, 2015 at Wuhan, China? View Explanation
(1)  Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis
(2)  Irina-Camelia Begu and Monica Niculescu
(3)  Sania Mirza and Monica Niculescu
(4)  Irina-Camelia Begu and Martina Hingis
(5)  None of these
193) The World Bank-assisted 'National Watershed Management Project', or 'Neeranchal’ received approval for implementation by the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs. It is going to be implemented in some States. Which are those States? View Explanation
(1)  Andhra Pradesh
(2)  Telangana
(3)  Both of these
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of these
194) Who has been appointed as the 61st President of the British Royal Society? View Explanation
(1)  Joseph Banks
(2)  Humphry Davy
(3)  Ernest Rutherford
(4)  V. Ramakrishnan
(5)  None of these
195) The Union Cabinet gave its nod for the introduction of a clause in the Double Taxation Avoidance Convention (DTAC) with Israel recently. What is that clause? View Explanation
(1)  Limited benefit
(2)  Limitation of benefit
(3)  Limitation in benefit
(4)  Benefit limited
(5)  None of these
196) Who was sworn-in as 43rd Chief Justice of India by President Pranab Mukherjee? View Explanation
(1)  HL Dattu
(2)  Tirath Singh Thakur
(3)  Babu Singh Kushwaha
(4)  Sunil Kumar Reddy
(5)  None of these
197) The Central government launched a pilot programme 'Kisan' that will use satellite and drone-based imaging and other geo-spatial technology to get timely and accurate data on crop yields. Initially, the pilot study will be carried out in which place(s)? View Explanation
(1)  Shimoga (Karnataka)
(2)  Yavatmal (Maharastra)
(3)  Kurkshetra (Haryana)
(4)  All of the above
(5)  None of these
198) When 'International Day of Persons with Disabilities' was observed? View Explanation
(1)  December 2
(2)  December 3
(3)  December 4
(4)  December 5
(5)  None of these
199) How many major ports covered under the Sagarmala Project that aimed at port-led development in coastal areas? View Explanation
(1)  10
(2)  11
(3)  12
(4)  13
(5)  None of these
200) The First India International Science Festival (IISF) held at IIT Delhi. The event was organised by whom? View Explanation
(1)  Ministries of Science & Technology and Earth Sciences
(2)  Government of India
(3)  Both of the above
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of the above
201) The Union government launched the second phase of the ambitious immunisation programme Indradhanush recently. The Mission aims to immunize them against which diseases? View Explanation
(1)  Diphtheria
(2)  Whooping cough
(3)  Tetanus
(4)  All of these
(5)  None of these
202) Who has won the Aegis Graham Bell award for developing a solution for the Internet of Things (IoT)? View Explanation
(1)  Microsoft
(2)  Wipro
(3)  IBM
(4)  Infosys
(5)  None of these
203) The President had given assent to the Haryana Gau-vansh Samakshan and Gau-samvardhan Bill 2015. The bill was passed by State Assembly in March, 2015. The Bill gave effect to a matter listed in which part of the Constitution? View Explanation
(1)  FRs
(2)  FDs
(3)  Ordinance
(4)  DPSP
(5)  None of the above
204) Who was honoured with the lifetime achievement award at the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF)? View Explanation
(1)  Emma Donoghue
(2)  Deepa Mehta
(3)  Naseeruddin Shah
(4)  Catherine Deneuve
(5)  None of these
205) To whom the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded on December 10, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Tunisian General Labour Union (UTGG)
(2)  Confederation of Industry, Trade and Handicrafts (UTICA)
(3)  Order of Lawyers
(4)  All of the above
(5)  None of these
206) Tata Sons Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata inaugurated the T-Hub as the new face of India at which place? View Explanation
(1)  Andhra Pradesh
(2)  Telangana
(3)  Karnataka
(4)  Tamil Nadu
(5)  None of these
207) 236. Who has been appointed as Indian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia in December, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Ahmad Javed
(2)  Hamid All Rao
(3)  Hamid Javed
(4)  Ahmad Ali Rao
(5)  None of these
208) Chief Minister and JD (U) leader Nitish Kumar won the Bihar Assembly Election 2015 and sworn-in as the CM of Bihar. How many times he placed in this position including this time? View Explanation
(1)  3
(2)  4
(3)  5
(4)  6
(5)  None of the above
209) Who was conferred with the coveted Padma Vibhushan, the second- highest civilian honour, at his Pali Hill residence in Mumbai on December 13, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Dilip Kumar
(2)  Devika Rani
(3)  Himanshu Rai
(4)  Aishwarya Rai
(5)  None of these
210) Which government launched Agro-Processing and Agri- Marketing Promotion Policy 2015 for the promotion of agro- processing and to reduce post harvest losses? View Explanation
(1)  Haryana
(2)  Punjab
(3)  Rajasthan
(4)  Ranchi
(5)  None of these
211) UNESCO Director-General, Irina Bokova. has announced the designation of 47 cities from 33 countries as new members of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. Among 47 cities. Which Indian cities for first time have been designated? View Explanation
(1)  Varanasi
(2)  Jaipur
(3)  Both of these
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of these
212) Who has been appointed as South Africa's new Finance Minister? View Explanation
(1)  Jacob Zuma
(2)  Nhlanhla Nene
(3)  Pravin Gordhan
(4)  Mk Mathur
(5)  None of these
213) Who has been appointed as South Africa's new Finance Minister? View Explanation
(1)  Jacob Zuma
(2)  Nhlanhla Nene
(3)  Pravin Gordhan
(4)  Mk Mathur
(5)  None of these
214) Who has been appointed as South Africa's new Finance Minister? View Explanation
(1)  Jacob Zuma
(2)  Nhlanhla Nene
(3)  Pravin Gordhan
(4)  Mk Mathur
(5)  None of these
215) The Union government decided to impose a 0.5% cess on which services to fund the Swachh Bharat programme? View Explanation
(1)  All taxable services
(2)  All non-taxable services
(3)  All charitabale services
(4)  Non-refundable services
(5)  None of the above
216) Who has been selected as the 2016 Genesis Prize Laureate in December, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Michael Bloomberg
(2)  Itzhak Perlman
(3)  Michael Douglas
(4)  Michel van
(5)  None of the above
217) Union government issued a notification regarding the long- pending One Rank-One Pension scheme for which category people? View Explanation
(1)  Physically handicapped
(2)  Ex-servicemen
(3)  Socially backward
(4)  Economically backward
(5)  None of the above
218) Who has been declared as the winner of this year's prestigious South-East Asia Write Award? View Explanation
(1)  Vellai Kodugal
(2)  Alaigal Pesuginrana
(3)  Jamaludeen Mohamed Sali
(4)  Hamid Ansari
(5)  None of the above
219) The Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani launched e-Pathshala. Saaransh, and National Programme on School Standards and Evaluation Framework (Shala Siddhi) at which conference? View Explanation
(1)  adNEXT
(2)  edNEXT
(3)  idNEXT
(4)  eduNXT
(5)  None of these
220) The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) approved the appointment of whom as Chairman of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)? View Explanation
(1)  Arun Kumar Jain
(2)  Anita Kapur
(3)  Anita Jain
(4)  Arun Kapur
(5)  None of these
221) 'IMPRINT India' is an initiative to develop a roadmap for research to solve major engineering and technology challenges in ten technology domains relevant to India launched by the President Pranab Mukherjee in November, 2015. Who took the initiation? View Explanation
(1)  Pan-IIT
(2)  IISc
(3)  Both of them
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of these
222) Who has been appointed as Chief Information Commissioner (CIC)? View Explanation
(1)  Vijai Sharma
(2)  RK Mathur
(3)  RK Sharma
(4)  Vijay Mathur
(5)  None of these
223) Which State government approved a scheme named APJ Abdul Kalam Amrut Yojana. that would be implemented by anganwadis that fall under Women and Child Welfare Department in 16 districts having tribal population? View Explanation
(1)  MP
(2)  Maharshtra
(3)  Bihar
(4)  Odisha
(5)  None of these
224) Who has been appointed as Lokayukta of Uttar Pradesh after the State government failed to comply with its directives? View Explanation
(1)  Virendra Singh Yadav
(2)  Ahmad Javed
(3)  K. Jain
(4)  RK Mathur
(5)  None of these
225) Which High Court asked the Centre to consider enforcing Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in the militancy-hit Garo Hills region in the State in a bid to check the threat posed by militants? View Explanation
(1)  Nagaland
(2)  Meghalaya
(3)  Asom
(4)  Kohima
(5)  None of these
226) Who took oath as Lokayukta of Delhi by Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung, in December, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  G. Rohini
(2)  Reva Khetrapal
(3)  Vijender Gupta
(4)  Rajeev
(5)  None of these
227) The Supreme Court ruled recently that a daughter can only hold a right to the ancestral property if the father has died after the Amendment of The Hindu Succession Act of 1956. When it is came into force? View Explanation
(1)  2005
(2)  2006
(3)  2007
(4)  2008
(5)  2004
228) National Tribal Crafts Mela 'Aadishilp' which provide tribal artisans an important platform to showcase their talents through their products to urban India is observed in November, 2015 at which place? View Explanation
(1)  Tripura
(2)  Silchar
(3)  Agartala
(4)  New Delhi
(5)  Gujarath
229) Brijmohan Lall Munjal, doyen of Indian two-wheeler industry, passed away in November, 2015. He is associated with which company? View Explanation
(1)  Hero Cycles
(2)  Atlas Cycles
(3)  Hercules Cycles
(4)  Avon Cycles
(5)  None of these
230) Which State government has announced to set-up bio-ethanol refinery in the State to tackle the menace of wheat and paddy straw burning? View Explanation
(1)  Haryana
(2)  Punjab
(3)  Uttar Pradesh
(4)  Bihar
(5)  None of these
231) Which Programme on child labour has bagged the first prize under the Community Service Announcement category at the 'Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union' Prizes 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Doordarshan
(2)  AIR
(3)  BBC
(4)  Star Sports
(5)  None of these
232) The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister NarendraModi has given its approval to carry out official amendments in "The National Waterways Bill, 2015' on the recommendations of whom? View Explanation
(1)  Parliamentary standing committee
(2)  State governments
(3)  Both of the above
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of the above
233) Justin Trudeau has been sworn-in as 23rd Prime Minister of which country in November, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Greece
(2)  Brazil
(3)  Canada
(4)  US
(5)  None of these
234) Which State has become India's first State to allow the members of State Legislature to raise online questions in an effort to move towards complete digitisation of the process. The step is aimed at bringing the paper work to minimum? View Explanation
(1)  Tamil Nadu
(2)  Kerala
(3)  Maharashtra
(4)  Telangana
(5)  None of these
235) A bill providing for filing of cheque bounce cases at the place where a cheque is presented for clearance and not the place of issue, was approved by whom in December, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Rajya Sabha
(2)  Lok Sabha
(3)  President
(4)  vice president
(5)  None of these
236) Bimal Prasad passed away recently. He was the Ambassador to which country? View Explanation
(1)  Bangladesh
(2)  Pakistan
(3)  Afghanistan
(4)  Nepal
(5)  None of these
237) Prime Minister Narendra Modi released commemorative coin as part of the 125th birth anniversary year celebrations of Dr. BR Ambedkar. What are the denominations? View Explanation
(1)  Rs. 10
(2)  Rs. 100 and Rs. 25
(3)  Both of these
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of these
238) Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu flagged-off the first Goa to Mumbai double-decker Shatabdi train in December, 2015. The train will run how many times a week between Madgaon and the Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT) in Mumbai? View Explanation
(1)  Once
(2)  Twice
(3)  Thrice
(4)  Everyday
(5)  None of the above
239) Who has been ranked as the world's ninth most powerful person by 'Forbes' magazine in a 2015 list released in November, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Sonia Gandhi
(2)  Chanda Kochhar
(3)  Arundhati Bhattacharya
(4)  Narendra Modi
(5)  None of these
240) Which State has become the first State in India. to start the Rotavirus vaccination project? View Explanation
(1)  Punjab
(2)  Haryana
(3)  Himachal Pradesh
(4)  Uttarakhand
(5)  None of these
241) Who was sworn-in as the 43rd Chief Justice of India in November, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Justice HL Dattu
(2)  Justice TS Thakur
(3)  Justice Balguruswamy
(4)  Justice Sadasiva
(5)  None of the above
242) Which State assembly passed the Janlokpal Bill that provides for an ombudsman with powers to act against any government functionary including those of the Centre? View Explanation
(1)  Odisha
(2)  Delhi
(3)  Puducherry
(4)  Goa
(5)  None of these
243) Which High Court ruled that married daughters of deceased government employees should be considered for appointment on compassionate grounds under the Dying in Harness Rules? View Explanation
(1)  Rajasthan
(2)  Cuttack
(3)  Allahabad
(4)  karnataka
(5)  None of these
244) Who was felicitated with Vishnudas Bhave Award on the eve of 'Marathi Rangbhumi Din'? View Explanation
(1)  Faiyaz Shaikh
(2)  Vikram Gokhale
(3)  Faiyaz Gokhale
(4)  Vikram Shaikh
(5)  None of these
245) Which State government has launched the National Food Security Act (NFSA), 2013 recently with an aim to benefit more than one third of the State's population? View Explanation
(1)  Maharshtra
(2)  Goa
(3)  Karnataka
(4)  Kerala
(5)  None of these
246) E-commerce giant, Flipkart has appointed Surojit Chatterjee as senior Vice-President and head of consumer experience and growth. He is associated with which company earlier? View Explanation
(1)  Microsoft
(2)  IBM
(3)  Flipkart
(4)  Google
(5)  None of these
247) Minister for Communications & Information Technology, Ravi Shankar Prasad in December, 2015 released a set of two commemorative postage stamps to mark the centenary year of what? View Explanation
(1)  Botanical Survey of India (BSI)
(2)  Zoological Survey of India (ZSI)
(3)  Both of the above
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of these
248) Who has been honoured with the Aditya Vikram Birla Kala Shikhar Award for lifetime achievement recently? View Explanation
(1)  Lata Mangeshkar
(2)  Pt Bhimsen Joshi
(3)  Pt. Jasraj
(4)  Pt Shiv Kumar Sharma
(5)  None of these
249) Union government announced to allow which systems to Overseas electors as an alternative voting option? View Explanation
(1)  e-Postal Ballot System
(2)  Proxy voting
(3)  Both of the above
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of these
250) Who has sworn-in as the Tanzania's fifth President in November, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Mohammed Othman Chande
(2)  Samia Suluhu Hassan
(3)  John Pombe Magufuli
(4)  Margareth Mattaba Chacha
(5)  None of these
251) The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval for introduction of a Bill for establishment of a Regional Centre for Biotechnology at which place? View Explanation
(1)  Faridabad
(2)  Ghaziabad
(3)  Noida
(4)  Gurgaon
(5)  None of these
252) Which country's Prime Minister Victor Ponta has resigned in the wake of public discontent after a fire killed 32 people in a Bucharest nightclub? View Explanation
(1)  Albania
(2)  Romania
(3)  Ethiopia
(4)  Bulgaria
(5)  None of these
253) The Union government approved a post facto agreement to expand bilateral cooperation in the field of solar energy and also approved another agreement to roll out the 'Make in India' campaign for the capital goods sector with which country? View Explanation
(1)  France
(2)  Japan
(3)  Russia
(4)  Germany
(5)  None of these
254) World Science Day for Peace and Development, established by UNESCO in 2001 is celebrated worldwide on which date? View Explanation
(1)  October 10
(2)  November 10
(3)  December 10
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of these
255) As per the latest report released by credit rating agency Brickwork Ratings, which State is the biggest economy within India in terms of Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP)? View Explanation
(1)  Maharashtra
(2)  Tamil Nadu
(3)  Uttar Pradesh
(4)  Gujarat
(5)  None of these
256) Who wrote the book titled 'Rebooting' India ? View Explanation
(1)  Nandan Nilekani
(2)  Viral Shah
(3)  Both of these
(4)  Either 1 or 2
(5)  None of these
257) President Pranab Mukherjee in December, 2015 has given assent to the contentious Labour Laws Bill of which State that has provisions to ban strikes in public utility services for up to one year? View Explanation
(1)  Maharashtra
(2)  Gujarat
(3)  Haryana
(4)  Punjab
(5)  None of these
258) A team of Indian scientist won the NASA award for an innovative technology named Burst Prevention and Puncture Curative (BPPC) technology on November 6, 2015. Who led the team? View Explanation
(1)  Sameer Panda
(2)  Udit Bondia
(3)  KN Panda
(4)  Smitiparna Satpathy
(5)  None of these
259) Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani launched the Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN) scheme at which place? View Explanation
(1)  IIT-Kanpur
(2)  IIT-Gandhinagar
(3)  IIT-Delhi
(4)  IIT-Kharagpur
(5)  None of these
260) The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has nominated whom as members of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Society in November, 2015? View Explanation
(1)  Satish Shah
(2)  Bhawana Somaaya
(3)  Brijendra Pal Singh
(4)  All of the above
(5)  None of these
261) Which country has been ranked 131 out of 167 nations on ICT Development Index (IDI) 2015? View Explanation
(1)  India
(2)  South Korea
(3)  Denmark
(4)  Iceland
(5)  None of these
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