Current Affairs - 28 Psc General Knowledge Questions

1. India's first free Google's High Speed WiFi Service launched at
Answer : The Mumbai Central Railway Station

2. Name of the Bank launched Pradhan Mantri KaushalVikas Yojana Rupay Card
Answer : Bank of India

3. The head of the Andhra Pradesh Commission for Backward Classes
Answer : Justice K.L.Manjunath

4. Name of the company which launched India's first Social Mobile Wallet
Answer : Digital Payment Company  

5. India's first Social Mobile Wallet
Answer : Udio

6. Name of the state where Giriputrika Kalyana Pathakam Scheme is launched
Answer : Andhra Pradesh

Aim = Support the Tribal Women in their quest for livelihood and provide financial assistance of Rs 50000 to each Tribal Women who gets married    

7. The new CEO of Tata Motors
Answer : Guenter Butschek

8. Indian Olympic Association signed a Two Year marketing deal with which marketing agency
Answer : Infinity Optimal Solution

9. Name of the 10th edition of Indian and Oman Navy biennial exercise 2016
Answer : Naseem Al Bahar

Began in the Arabian sea

Aim = Develop common understanding and procedure for maritime security operation

INS Trihul and INS Trikand to represents India

RNOV Al-Shamikh and RNOV AL-Seeb to represents Oman

10. Sathyabhama Das Biju was related to which field
Answer : Indian Biologist

11. Who is known as The Frogman of India
Answer : Sathyabhama Das Biju

12. The Chairman of Central Board of Direct Taxes
Answer : Atulesh Jindal

13. India is ranked at which position in the inaugural list of the World's Best Countries
Answer : 22nd

1 = Germany
2 = Canada
3 = United Kingdom (UK)
4 = USA
5 = Sweden

17 = china

22 = India

Report Released = Working Economic Forum 2016 (in Davos)  

Report prepared = US News and World Report and BAV Consulting and Wharton School of Business

14. Name of the Indian city where first radio taxi service for the LGBT was flagged off in
Answer : Mumbai

15. The World's fastest growing economy of 2016 as per United Nations World Economic Situation and Prospects Report
Answer : India

Expected = 7.3% in 2016 and 7.5% in 2017               

16. The World's fastest growing region as per UN Report 2016
Answer : South Asia

17. The best country in the World for women to leave in
Answer : Denmark

2nd = Sweden

3rd = Canada

The survey conducted by
US News and World Report

18. The Indian Hotel won the Award of world's best hotel in TripAdvisor's Travellers Choice Award 2016
Answer : Umaid Bhavan Palace in Jodhpur (Karnataka)

2nd = Shinta Mani Resort (Cambodia)

 13th = Orange Country Resort (Karnataka)

Present owner of Umaid Bhavan Palace in Jodhpur (Karnataka)
Answer : Gaj Singh

Earlier name of Umaid Bhavan Palace
Answer : Chittar Royal Palace

19. President of South Africa
Answer : Jacob Suma

20. The Central Government has decided to extend the Beti Bachao Bati Padhao Scheme to how many district in the year 2016
Answer : 61

21. The official audio rights partner of the International Cricket Council for next 8 months
Answer : Channel 2 Group

22. Name of the ewallet company has termed up with Master Card and Yes Bank to launch Virtual Card
Answer : Free Charge

Name of the Virtual Card = Free Charge Go

23. Sulthan of Oman
Answer : Qaboos bin Said al Said

24. Capital of Moldova
Answer : Chisinau

25. Currency of Moldova
Answer : Moldovan Leu