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Current Affairs Quiz: 17 September 2016

Sep 17, 2016 15:00 IST

Jagranjosh.com brings for its reader daily updated quizzes that cover the topics like Yazidi woman appointed as UNODC Goodwill Ambassador, World Suicide Prevention Day and book His Bloody Project among others.

1.  
 Name the Yazidi woman, kidnapped and held by the Islamic State, who was recently appointed the UNODC Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking.
a)    Sadia Murad Basee Taha
b)    Nadia Murad Muhammed Taha
c)    Deniz Murad Basee Taha
d)    Nadia Murad Basee Taha

2.    Name the country that topped the chart in the 2016 Track Asia cup held in Delhi.
a)    Bangladesh
b)    Afghanistan
c)    India
d)    Hong Kong

3.    What was India’s rank in the 2016 Track Asia cup that was held in Delhi?
a)    Second
b)    Third
c)    Fourth
d)    Seventh

4.    World Suicide Prevention Day was 10 September with theme?
a)    Saving Lives, Restoring Hope
b)    Stigma: A Major Barrier to Suicide Prevention
c)    Connect, Communicate, Care
d)    With Understanding New Hope

5.    Who of the following is the author of the book His Bloody Project?
a)    Deborah Levy
b)    Graeme Macrae Burnet
c)    Paul Beatty
d)    Ottessa Moshfegh

6.    Name the country with which India in September 2016 signed three agreements including improvement of road network?
a)    Nepal
b)    Myanmar
c)    Sri Lanka
d)    Bangladesh

7.    Name the energy solution provider that won its maiden order from Oil India limited (OIL) for 52.50 MW project capacity.
a)    Central Electronics
b)    Orient Green Power
c)    Suzlon Energy
d)    NEPC India

8.    Who of the following is the author/s of the book India, Inter-Country Parental Child Removal and the Law?
a)    Anil Malhotra & Ranjit Malhotra
b)    Anil Malhotra & Soli Sorabjee
c)    Ranjit Malhotra & Soli Sorabjee
d)    Soli Sorabjee

9.    
Name the drug major that announced its plan to market and distribute three medicines of the US biotechnology firm Amgen that are used in therapy areas of oncology and osteoporosis>
a)    Sun Pharma
b)    Reddy Laboratories
c)    Lupin limited
d)    Aurobindo Pharm

10.    Name the country whose national broadcaster launched a website in Baluchi language for people of Baluchistan.
a)    India
b)    Pakistan
c)    China
d)    Israel

ANSWER
1. (d) Nadia Murad Basee Taha
2. (d) Hong Kong
3. (a) Second
4. (c) Connect, Communicate, Care
5. (b) Graeme Macrae Burnet
6. (a) Nepal
7. (c) Suzlon Energy
8. (a) Malhotra & Ranjit Malhotra
9. (b) Reddy Laboratories
10. (a) India

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