GK (General Knowledge) & Current Affairs


The first-ever G20 Digital Ministerial Meeting on Digital Economy was held in which country? --- Germany

Who has been appointed as the new Ambassador of India to the Federal Republic of Germany? --- Mukta Dutta Tomar

Which state government will re-launched ‘Adarana’ scheme for improving traditional occupations? --- Andhra Pradesh

Which state has bagged Krishi Karman Award 2015-16 for increase in food grains production? --- Himachal Pradesh

Which state police has launched ‘Tare Zameen Par programme’ to enlighten children in Naxal-affected areas? --- Jharkhand

Which country has executed most people in 2016, as per Amnesty International Global Report ‘Death Sentences & Executions 2016’? --- China

Which city has ranked the top-paying city for professionals in India, according to the 2017 Salary Trends Study by Randstad? --- Bengaluru

India has signed MoU with which neighboring country for extending Hindi language course? --- China

Who is the newly appointed Chief Justice of Delhi High Court (DHC)? --- Gita Mittal

Which of the following countries will hold their first-ever joint military exercise “Sagarmatha Friendship-2017”? --- China and Nepal

Who has won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize in fiction? --- Colson Whitehead

Who is the author of the book ‘Matoshree’? --- Sumitra Mahajan

Which committee has been constituted by the Union Government to examine the existing framework with regard to Virtual Currencies? --- Dinesh Sharma committee

The 2017 Sangken festival has started in which state? --- Arunachal Pradesh

The Koradi Thermal Power Station (KTPS) is located in which state? --- Maharashtra

Which portal has been launched by the Survey of India (SoI) that offers free download of Indian Maps? --- Nakshe Portal

Which committee has been constituted by the Union government to monitor the regional air connectivity scheme “UDAN”? --- R N Choubey committee

The National Safe Motherhood Day (NSMD) is observed on which date in India? --- April 11

Which state government has launched “Operation Durga” to ensure women safety? --- Haryana

The 2017 Pana Sankranti has recently celebrated in which state of India? --- Odisha

Who is the author of the book “Gandhi in Champaran”? --- DG Tendulkar

Which state government to launch cheap food canteen “Annapurna Bhojnalayas”? --- Uttar Pradesh

Which city police has launched “Pink Hoyslas” police patrol vehicles for women safety? --- Bengaluru

Who has become the first Naga cop to receive Shaurya Chakra award since Nagaland attained statehood? --- Atu Zumvu

The Union government will launch “SAMPADA Scheme” for which sector? --- Food processing

The International Day of Human Space Flight is observed on which date? --- April 12

Which country’s honorary citizenship has been received by Nobel Peace laureate Malala Yousafzai? --- Canada

Munshi Venu, who passed away recently, was the veteran actor of which film industry? --- Malayalam 

India’s first industrial-articulated robot “TAL Brabo” has been launched by which Indian company?  --- Tata Motors

Who has won the 2017 Asian Billiards Championship title? --- Pankaj Advani

Girish Saxena, who passed away recently, was the former governor of which state? --- Jammu and Kashmir (J&K)