JIGYASA: Daily Current Affairs of January 23, 2016

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Daily Current Affairs Quiz

Dear Aspirants,

Here is the JIGYASA: Daily Current Affairs of January 23, 2016 for you!

  1. In January 2016, newly discovered Himalayan bird is named after:

(1)          Salim Ali

(2)          APJ Abdul Kalam

(3)          Sachin Tendulkar

(4)          Subhash Chandra Bose

 

Answer:1

  1. Recently in January 2016, Deposits in Jan Dhan accounts crossed the mark of Rupees:

(1)          20,000 Crore

(2)          25,000 Crore

(3)          30,000 Crore

(4)          40,000 Crore

Answer:3

  1. In January 2016, Young Entrepreneurs Academy decided to launch its first programme in India in August 2016. This academy belongs to:

(1)          UK

(2)          USA
(3)          France

(4)          Germany

Answer:2

  1. Maharashtra submits proposals worth Rs 29,647 crore for its ‘Smart City’ plan in January 2016. The number of cities included in smart city project from Maharashtra is:

(1)          8

(2)          10

(3)          12

(4)          15

Answer: 2

  1. Name of the bilateral naval exercise conducted between India and Oman in January 2016 ?

(1)          Salam Al Asher

(2)          Naseem Al Bahr

(3)          Al Bahar

(4)          Shamas Al Daher

Answer: 2

  1. In January 2016, which among the following South Asian country topped in human development?

(1)          Sri Lanka

(2)          Pakistan

(3)          India

(4)          Bangladesh

Answer:1

  1. Recently which Indian state government has reverted the name of its flagship scheme ‘Dr Verghese Kurien Self Employment Scheme’ to its original name ‘Chief Minister’s Rojgar Yojana (CMRY)’?

(1)          Madhya Pradesh

(2)          Gujarat

(3)          Punjab

(4)          Goa

Answer: 4

  1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off a new train …….. Connecting Varanasi and New Delhi through Lucknow in January 2016?

(1)          Atal Express

(2)          Mahamana Express

(3)          Shyama Prasad Express

(4)          Sardar Express

Answer: 2

  1. Which among the following is not among the themes for the Republic Day tableaux of 2016?

(1)          Asiatic lions in Gir, white tiger safari

(2)          A giant statue of B R Ambedkar

(3)          Jan Dhan Yojana

(4)          Digital India

Answer: 3

  1. In January 2016 which country submitted its first Biennial Update Report (BUR) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)?

(1)          UK

(2)          India

(3)          Germany

(4)          Italy

Answer:2

Happy learning!

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