Current Affairs Weekly Quiz- 28 October 2017

Current affairs weekly quiz

Current Affairs Weekly Quiz- 28 October 2017

Welcome to the Weekly Current Affairs Quiz Section of CareerLeaks which is first of its kind in Jammu and Kashmir. These are fact based questions from around the world compiled mainly for aspirants of JKSSB, JKPSC, IBPS Banking, Bank Clerical, CLAT, MBA entrance exams, and other examinations of similar nature.




1. Which country’s team has won the 2017 Men’s Hockey Asia Cup tournament?
A. Bangladesh
B. South Korea
C. India
D. Malaysia
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2. Which Indian sportsperson has won the 2017 Denmark Open Superseries Badminton tournament?
A. PC Thulasi
B. Kidambi Srikanth
C. Ajay Jayaram
D. Parupalli Kashyap
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3. Who has been appointed as the Government of India (GoI) representative to hold sustained dialogue on Jammu and Kashmir (J&K)?
A. Dineshwar Sharma
B. Syed Asif Ibrahim
C. Rajiv Jain
D. K K Paul
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4. Who has been named as the 2017 Best FIFA Men’s Player?
A. Gianluigi Buffon
B. Cristiano Ronaldo
C. Neymar
D. Lionel Messi
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5. The 2017 United Nations Day (UND) was observed on which date?



A. October 26
B. October 23
C. October 22
D. October 24
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6. Who has been appointed as the new MD & CEO of India Post Payments Bank (IPPB)?
A. Nikunj Srivastav
B. Suresh Sethi
C. Udit Mahatre
D. Vijay Kumar Sinha
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7. Girija Devi, who passed away recently, was the renowned classical singer of which gharana?
A. Gwalior and Kirana gharanas
C. Atrauli and Seniya gharanas
D. Patiala and Bhendi Bazaar gharanas
D. Seniya and Banaras gharanas
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8. What is the India’s passport position in the Global Passport Power Rank 2017, as per global financial advisory firm Arton Capital?
A. 78th
B. 94th
C. 75th
D. 66th
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9. Who has been appointed as the new Special Director of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)?
A. Deepak Mishra
B. Sudeep Lakhtakia
C. Rakesh Asthana
D. Javeed Ahmed
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10. The 2017 World Polio Day (WPD) was observed on which date?
A. October 23
B. October 22
C. October 25
D. October 24
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