World Bank has consented how much worth of loan for the “clean India campaign” to support the government in its efforts to ensure all citizens in rural areas have access to improved sanitation by 2019 ?
Answer – B.$1.5bn
Who is appointed as the next High Commissioner of lndia to the Republic of Maldives ? A.Renu Amitabh
Who is named as the Sports Illustrated‘s 2015 Sportsperson of the Year ? A.Sania Mirza
Answer – C.Serena Williams
Which of the following pharma company has received approval from the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) to launch Ledipasvir + Sofosbuvir combination for treatment of chronic Hepatitis C ? A.Pfizer
Answer – C.Natco
Which IT company has invested USD 3 million (Rs 20 crore) in U.S. based wearable device startup firm WHOOP to pick up a minority shareholding in the company ?
Answer – B.Infosys
Which of the following Indian-origin politician designated as the South Africa’s Finance Minister ? A.K.L. Devaser
Answer – B.Pravin Gordhan
2016 Genesis prize for exceptional human being and outstanding excellence has been conferred on which of the following ?
Answer – C.Itzhak Perlman
Who has won the Grand Chess Tour 2015 ?
Answer – C.Magnus Carlsen
West Bengal government honoured which of the following vetern composer with Lifetime Achievement awards ?
Answer – C.Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had visited India for talks on a civil nuclear deal and India’s first bullet train. How many agreements signed between both nations on cooperation in railway sector ? A.7