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Current Affairs Quiz: 13 April 2018

1. Who among the following is appointed as the Director General of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) until 2021?
a. Balraj Vyas
b. Balram Bhargava
c. Bilas Thapa
d. Balraj Gandhi
e. Bheemraj Joshi


2. Which of the following is the apex body in India for the formulation, coordination and promotion of biomedical research?
a. Indian Council of Health Organisations
b. Indian Health Organisation
c.  Indian Medical Association
d. Indian Council of Medical Research
e. None of the above

3. Who among the following is the second Indian male Badminton player to achieve World rank No. 1 in Badminton World Federation after Prakash Padukone?
a. Chetan Anand
b. Kidambi Srikanth
c. Pullela Gopichand
d. Vimal Kumar
e. None of the above

4. Whom did Kimabi Srikanth replace to achieve World rank No. 1 in Badminton World Federation?
a. Lin Dan
b. Shi Yuqi
c. Viktor Axelsen
d. Anthony Sinisuka
e. Other than the above

5. Who is the Minister of Development of North East Region?
a. Birender Singh
b. Dr Jitendra Singh
c. Ananth Kumar
d. Dharmendra Pradhan
e. Bandaru Dattatreya

6. What is India's rank in Global Economic Freedom Index 2018?
a. 130
b. 143
c. 121
d. 109
e. 156

7. Global Economic Freedom Index 2018 is released by  The Heritage Foundation which is a think tank of 
a. Hungary
b. Russia
c. United Nations
d. China
e. France

8. Which of the following countries topped the Global Economic Freedom Index 2018?
a. Combodia
b. Canada
c.  Ireland
d. Hong Kong
e. Switzerland

9. 8th Regional 3R Forum in Asia and the Pacific was held in
a. Chandigarh
b. Indore
c. New Delhi
d. Jaipur
e. Mumbai

10. The United Nations Centre for Regional Development (UNCRD) has been organizing International Regional Forum on 3Rs since 2009 with the support of Government of 
a. United Nations America
b. China
c. Russia
d. India
e. Japan

Answers

  1. b. Balram Bhargava
  2. d. Indian Council of Medical Research
  3. b. Kidambi Srikanth
  4. c. Viktor Axelsen 
  5. b. Dr Jitendra Singh 
  6. a. 130
  7. c. United Nations
  8. d. Hong Kong
  9. b. Indore
  10. e. Japan
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