Here is theÂ JIGYASA: Daily Current Affairs Quiz of January 13, 2016 for you!
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi has stressed the need for establishing the one of the following temple as a premier religious tourist destination in January, 2016. Identify it from the given options.
- Somnath Temple
- Kamakhya Temple
- Omkareshwar Temple
- Shani Dham Temple
- Which of the following states becomes the 1st state in country to achieve 100% primary education as declared by the vice-President Hamid Ansari in January, 2016?
- Andha Pradesh
- Which of the following stateâ€™s government has decided to impose 13.5 per cent tax on luxury items in January, 2016 to mop up additional revenue for carrying development work?
- High Court has issued order staying the Bulbuli fight in January, 2016, a centuries old tradition of fight between BULBULs is organised in the Hayagriba Madhab Temple of Hajo. It belongs to which of the following states?
- West Bengal
- Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari laid foundation stones of 342 km-long seven National Highway projects worth Rs 3,000 crore in Janaury, 2016 inâ€¦.
- Uttar Pradesh
- Which of the following state government has decided in January, 2016 to bring Plus II education under the Mass Education department from existing Higher Education department from next academic year?
- Name the San Francisco-based global non-profit organisation which has launched India operations in January, 2016, for empowering women in technology and entrepreneurship, and made Hyderabad its hub.
- Girls in Tech
- Linux Foundation
- Maybach Foundation
- The Emperor’s Bridge Campaign
- For the first time, two Indian cities have made it to the Unesco’s Creative City Network in January, 2016. Identify the cities.
- Puri and Jaipur
- Varanasi and Jaipur
- Amritsar and Jammu
- Ajmer and Varanasi
- The government has set up a committee in January, 2016 to sort out all issues related to implementation of Mumbai-Ahmedabad high-speed rail project with a similar panel constituted by Japan. It will be headed byâ€¦
- Navin Tandon
- Suresh Prabhu
- Arvind Panagariya
- Who among the following has taken over as the Chairman of Competition Commission of India (CCI) in January, 2016?
- Ashok Chawla
- Sudhir Mital
- Augustine Peter
- Devender Kumar Sikri