Daily Current Affairs Quiz : 26 July 2017

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1. High Court of this state in recent past ruled that Vande Mataram should be sung in all schools and colleges across as well as government and private offices at least once in a week and a month respectively.
a) West Bengal
b) Kerala
c) Karnataka
d) Tamil Nadu

2. What is rank of India in the new global Commitment to Reducing Inequality (CRI) index?
a) 129th
b) 130th
c) 131st
d) 132nd

3. Which country will host the Men’s World Boxing Championship in 2021?
a) China
b) India
c) Thailand
d) Japan

4. Which of the following countries extended martial law on restive Mindanao Island until 31 December 2017?
a) The Philippines
b) Indonesia
c) Thailand
d) Myanmar

5. Name the women swimmer who on 25 July 2017 won women’s 100m backstroke gold in a new world-record time at the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest.
a) Gemma Spofforth
b) Emily Seebohm
c) Kylie Masse
d) Kathleen Baker

6. The GST Council recently constituted a selection committee to identify members and head of the National Anti-Profiteering Authority. Who is the chairman of the committee?
a) PK Sinha
b) Shaktikanta Das
c) Sukhdev Prasad
d) Ashoke Kumar Sen

7. Researchers from which country have discovered a molecule that could be used to fight the effects of Zika virus?
a) South Africa
b) Germany
c) Sweden
d) Spain

8. Veteran leader Shankersinh Vaghela has resigned as the Leader of Opposition from which state’s assembly?
a) Gujarat
b) Rajasthan
c) Haryana
d) Bihar

9. Who has authored the book titled ‘Indira: India’s Most Powerful Prime Minister’?
a) Arundhati Roy
b) Sagarika Ghose
c) Vikram Seth
d) Amitav Ghosh

10. This iconic yesteryear actress, who has worked in classic Hindi films like ‘Howrah Bridge’ and ‘Kala Pani’, has joined the ranks of Bollywood celebrities who will have their wax figures at Delhi’s Madame Tussauds?
a) Mumtaz
b) Madhubala
c) Nargis
d) Rekha

11. Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated on which day?
a) 26 July
b) 20 July
c) 25 July
d) 30 July

12. Which country’s Parliament has passed a bill giving its President the power to appoint the country’s top judges without consulting any other institution?
a) The United States
b) France
c) Zimbabwe
d) Egypt

13. Who was named as the captain of the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 team?
a) Mithali Raj
b) Marizanne Kapp
c) Anya Shrubsole
d) Tamsin Beaumont

14. Which metro will become the India’s first metro to have its own FM radio station?
a) Delhi Metro
b) Lucknow Metro
c) Kolkata Metro
d) Chennai Metro

15. Rajya Sabha passed The Admiralty (Jurisdiction and Settlement of Maritime Claims), 2017, which seeks to repeal which Act?
a) Admiralty Court Act, 1841
b) Admiralty Court Act, 1851
c) Admiralty Court Act, 1861
d) Admiralty Court Act, 1871

1. (d) Tamil Nadu
2. (d) 132nd
3. (b) India
4. (a) The Philippines
5. (c) Kylie Masse
6. (a) PK Sinha
7. (d) Spain
8. (a) Gujarat
9.(b) Sagarika Ghose
10. (b) Madhubala
11. (a) 26 July
12. (c) Zimbabwe
13. (a) Mithali Raj
14. (b) Lucknow Metro
15. (c) Admiralty Court Act, 1861