Activate the Subscription by Confirmation sent to your E-mail!!


Person On Visit / In News Current Affairs Quiz - May 2017

Home > Current Affairs > Person On Visit / In News Current Affairs Quiz - May 2017

  1. Quiz Can Be Started by Using the Start Quiz Button in Bottom of Quiz.
  2. If you're in a Hurry and want to know answers without attempting Quiz, Use the Done..Show My Score button Directly and answers will be shown.
  3. For every Correct answer, 1 Mark will be awarded.
  4. For every wrong answer, .25 Marks will be deducted.
  5. All The Best!!





1. __________ mountaineer Lhakpa Sherpa has set up new world record (by breaking previous record of her own) for most Everest summits by a woman, after‚ scaling Everest for 8th time ?

Nepalese
Chinese
Japanese
Vietnamese
None of These


2. 12 years old Indian Raj Gauri Pawar scored incredible __________ in British Mensa (largest and oldest high IQ society in the World). It beats Albert Einstein’s estimated score and that of professor Stephen Hawking, who scored 160 ?

163
164
162
166
None of These


3. 14-year old Indian - American Student‚ ______________‚ won Prestigious National Geographic Bee competition. He gets $ 50,000 in scholarship and other prizes. Thomas Wright was declared runner up ?

Chanda Kochhar‚ 
Sunny Pawar
Prashant Ranganathan
Pranay Varada
None of These


4. 95 Year old Prince Philip (Duke of Edinburgh) of _____________ has permanently retired from royal duties. ?

France
Spain
Russia
USA
UK


5. Anil Madhav Dave, Current Union Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change has passed away. Upon his sudden demise, Dr. Harsh Vardhan (Minister of _______________) has been Given additional charge of Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change ?

Road, Transport and Highways
Finance
Science and Technology
Home Affairs
None of These


6. Ann Linde, _______________ Minister for Trade and EU Affairs and Foreign Affairs visited India for 18th Session of Joint Commission for Economic, Industrial and Scientific Cooperation (JCEC) held in New Delhi ?

Swedish
Poland
Switzerland
Spain
None of These


7. Anshu Jamsenpa (______________)‚ became first Indian woman‚ to scale‚ Mount Everest for fourth time ?

Nagaland
Arunachal Pradesh
Meghalaya
Manipur
None of These


8. _____________ Actor Roger Moore passed away, best known for playing Noted Character James Bond ?

British
American
Russian
Australian
None of These


9. Deputy Prime Minister of the ___________, Dmitry Olegovich Rogozin Visited India, to participate in Inter-Governmental Commission on Trade, Economic, Scientific, Technological and Cultural Cooperation (IRIGC-TEC) in New Delhi. ?

Russia
Spain
Finland
Romania
None of These


10. Dronacharya Awardee __________ Chand Roop passed away. ?

Badminton Player
Cricketer
Tennis Player
Wrestler
None of These


11. Egyptian Swimmer Omar Hegazy became first amputee to swim across Red Se’s 20 km Aqaba Gulf from Egypt to ___________ ?

Israel
Qatar
Kuwait
Jordan
None of These


12. Facebook founder ___________ received an honorary doctorate degree from Harvard University ?

Sergey Brin
Mark Zuckerberg
Larry Page
Elon Musk
None of These


13. Former _________ Prime Minister Constantine Mitsotakis passed away ?

French
Spanish
Russian
German
Greek


14. Former _________ Chief Minister S. Ramaswamy passed away. ?

Puducherry
Delhi
Daman and Diu
Goa
None of These


15. ____________ Cabinet Minister (Ayurveda) Karan Sharma Passed Away ?

Manipur
Assam
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
None of These


16. Historian __________ resigned as administrator of BCCI. ?

Anurag Thakur
N Srinivasan
Ramachandra Guha
Arvind Mayaram
None of These


17. India received a stay order preventing Pakistan from executing death sentence awarded to former naval officer‚ Kulbhushan Jadhav from the International Court of Justice at‚ The Hague (___________) ?

Russia
Netherlands
Spain
Poland
None of These


18. Indian actress __________ attended UNICEF’s fundraising event in South Africa to highlight challenges faced by children affected by violence there ?

Kangana Ranaut
Priyanka Chopra
Deepika Padukone
Parineeti Chopra
None of These


19. Justice Leila Seth Passed Away. She was first woman Chief Justice of a State High Court (__________) and first female judge of Delhi High Court. She was also first woman to top London Bar exam ?

Ahmedabad HC
Mumbai HC
Chennai HC
Patna HC
None of These


20. KPS Gill, IPS officer of the Assam-Meghalaya cadre who is often credited with rooting out militancy in _______________ has passed away. He is most Credited for Leading‚ Operation Black Thunder‚ in May 1988 to eliminate militants hiding in the Golden Temple ?

Punjab
Haryana
Rajasthan
Himachal Pradesh
None of These


21. Mahmoud Abbas, President of State of ____________ Visited India.

  1. 5 MoUs signed - Exemption for diplomatic passport holder, Agriculture cooperation, Cooperation in IT & Electronics, Health sector and Youth affairs and sports.
Palestine
Jordan
Lebanon
Kuwait
None of These


22. Minister of Commerce and Industry Nirmala Sitharaman Visited _____________ for Participating in 19th Session of Joint Commission for Economic Cooperation. ?

Russia
Italy
Poland
France
None of These


23. Minister of Defence and National Security of _____________, Ratu Inoke Kubuabola Visited India. ?

Russia
South Africa
Nauru
Fiji
None of These


24. Minister of Finance, Defence and Corporate Affairs Arun Jaitley visited ____________ -

  1. He participated in Annual Meeting of Board of Governors’ of Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Spring Meeting of the Institute of International Finance (IIF).
Philippines
Vietnam
Russia
China
Japan


25. Minister of Road Transport and Highways ___________ Visited United Kingdom (UK).

  1. He launched National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) Masala Bond at London Stock Exchange (UK). Initially benchmarked issue of Rs. 1,500 crore was upsized to Rs. 3,000 crore at a price yielding 7.30 % annually, after good response from investors.
Arun Jaitley
RajNath Singh
Nitin Gadkari
J P Nadda
None of These


26. Nepelase Sherpa Kami Rita became 3rd climber to scale Mount Everest for a record ________ times. ?

21
11
31
25
None of These


27. Noted __________ Reema Lagoo passed away. ?

Scientist
Bollywood actress
Journalist
Author
None of These


28. Noted Pakistani __________ maestro Ustad Rais Khan passed away. ?

Guitar
Tabla
Sitar
Shehnai
None of These


29. Noted __________ filmmaker and former Union minister Dasari Narayana Rao passed away. ?

Konkani
Kannada
Malayalam
Tamil
Telugu


30. Pushpa Kamal Dahal (also known as Prachanda) Resigned as Prime Minister of __________ ?

Thailand
Mauritius
Nepal
Malaysia
None of These


31. Supreme Court allowed former union minister ____________ to assist it in hearing of pleas challenging the constitutional validity of 'triple talaq', 'nikah halala' and polygamy among Muslims ?

Sushil Shinde
Shashi Tharoor
Salman Rushdie
Salman Khurshid
None of These





Score =

Correct answers:



More Quizzes For Category -
More Quizzes For Month -


Month Type