Current Affairs Quiz for 19 March 2016

Current Affairs
1. _______________ railway station has been named the cleanest in India in the A1 category.
    (a) Hyderabad
    (b) Nepal
    (c) New Delhi
    (d) Surat
    (e) None of these

2. Haryana government has blocked internet services in ___________ over concerns of a fresh Jat agitation in the state.
    (a) Faridabad
    (b) Gurgaon
    (c) Rohtak
    (d) Gohana
    (e) None of these

3. What is the name of Former Director of Israel’s intelligence agency Mossad who passed away recently ?
    (a) Meir Dagan
    (b) Yossi Cohn
    (c) Shabtai Shavit
    (d) Nahum Admoni
    (e) None of these

4. _____________ allowed use of pictures of Chief Ministers, Governors and Cabinet ministers in the government’s media advertisements.
    (a) High Court
    (b) Supreme Court
    (c) Session Court
    (d) Tribunals and Appellate Boards
    (e) None of these

5. India to set up Rabindranath Tagore Memorial in ____________.
    (a) Afghanistan
    (b) Bangladesh
    (c) Sri Lanka
    (d) Germany
    (e) None of these

 6. What is the full form of PPF ?
    (a) Power Plant Frame
    (b) Persecution Project Foundation
    (c) Professional Pilots Federation
    (d) Public Provident Fund
    (e) None of these

7. Interest rate on PPF slashed from ___________to ____________.
    (a) 8.7%, 8.1%
    (b) 7.6%, 7.2%
    (c) 9.9%, 9.5%
    (d) 3.7%, 3.1%
    (e) None of these

8. What is the full form of KVP ?
    (a) Kalamazoo Vegetable Parchment
    (b) Kingsley Village Pharmacy
    (c) Kisan Vikas Patra
    (d) Key Value Pair
    (e) None of these

9. European Union (EU) on Friday finalized a deal with __________ to return migrants.
    (a) Japan
    (b) Turkey
    (c) Canada
    (d) America
    (e) None of these

10. World Sleep Day is observed on ____________.
      (a) Friday of the second full week in March
      (b) Thursday of the second week in May
      (c) Monday of the second week in June
      (d) Tuesday of the second week in April
      (e) None of these


1. Surat
2. Rohtak
3. Meir Dagan
4. Supreme Court
5. Sri Lanka
6. Public Provident Fund
7. 8.7%, 8.1%
8. Kisan Vikas Patra
9. Turkey
10. Friday of the second full week in March


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