Dec. 15 2017 quiz

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  • Question 1: Where is Tuirial hydroelectric ? Where is Tuirial hydroelectric ?
  • Explanation:Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 60-megawatt Tuirial hydroelectric power project from Aizawl, Mizoram. Mizoram had become the third power- surplus state in the north-east after Sikkim and Tripura.Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 60-megawatt Tuirial hydroelectric power project from Aizawl, Mizoram. Mizoram had become the third power- surplus state in the north-east after Sikkim and Tripura.
  • Question 2: President of India Lays Foundation Stone of - NYAYA GRAM - Project at.. ? President of India Lays Foundation Stone of - NYAYA GRAM - Project at.. ?
  • Explanation:The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, laid the foundation stone of the - Nyaya Gram project - of the High Court of Allahabad in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, laid the foundation stone of the - Nyaya Gram project - of the High Court of Allahabad in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
  • Question 3: Recently, Tropical storm Kai-tak flooded ...? Recently, Tropical storm Kai-tak flooded ...?
  • Explanation:In central Philippines, moderate to heavy rains caused flooding and landslides as tropical storm Kai-tak made landfall today, and may hit more areas while moving westward. The weather bureau said Kai-tak was barreling through the eastern region of Visayas, hitting islands and coastal towns such as Tacloban City where Supertyphoon Haiyan claimed 8,000 lives in 2013. In central Philippines, moderate to heavy rains caused flooding and landslides as tropical storm Kai-tak made landfall today, and may hit more areas while moving westward. The weather bureau said Kai-tak was barreling through the eastern region of Visayas, hitting islands and coastal towns such as Tacloban City where Supertyphoon Haiyan claimed 8,000 lives in 2013.
  • Question 4: Recently, WHO has certified ___ as polio free?Recently, WHO has certified ___ as polio free?
  • Explanation: The World Health Organisation has declared Gabon a "polio-free country", given the lack of new reported or suspected cases in the central African country. According to a WHO statement obtained today, the UN health agency nonetheless recommended taking the necessary steps to continue monitoring for possible signs of the disease. The World Health Organisation has declared Gabon a "polio-free country", given the lack of new reported or suspected cases in the central African country. According to a WHO statement obtained today, the UN health agency nonetheless recommended taking the necessary steps to continue monitoring for possible signs of the disease.
  • Question 5: Frenchman ___ has created the world record for the fastest solo navigation of the globe. Frenchman ___ has created the world record for the fastest solo navigation of the globe.
  • Explanation:Frenchman Francois Gabart has smashed the world record for the fastest solo navigation of the globe. Gabart completed the feat in 42 days, 16 hours, 40 minutes and 35 seconds. Frenchman Francois Gabart has smashed the world record for the fastest solo navigation of the globe. Gabart completed the feat in 42 days, 16 hours, 40 minutes and 35 seconds.
  • Question 6: A Friendship Park at Chottakhola has been inaugurated at Indo __ border? A Friendship Park at Chottakhola has been inaugurated at Indo __ border?
  • Explanation: Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has inaugurated Indo-Bangla Friendship Park at Chottakhola in South Tripura district. Chief Minister said this park is a historic witness of friendship between Tripura and Bangladesh. The foundation stone for the 20 hectare park, which encompasses seven hillocks and a lake near the Trishna wild life sanctuary, was laid by the then Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dipu Moni in November 2010. Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has inaugurated Indo-Bangla Friendship Park at Chottakhola in South Tripura district. Chief Minister said this park is a historic witness of friendship between Tripura and Bangladesh. The foundation stone for the 20 hectare park, which encompasses seven hillocks and a lake near the Trishna wild life sanctuary, was laid by the then Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dipu Moni in November 2010.
  • Question 7: Jhalak Tomar is related with...?Jhalak Tomar is related with...?
  • Explanation:Indian Junior Girls have claimed four gold, three silver and a bronze medal at the Valeria Demyanova Memorial International Boxing Tournament in Ukraine. 15-year-old junior boxer Jhalak Tomar claimed a silver medal in the 54 kg category of the tournament on the concluding day in the Ukrainian city of Nadvirna. Indian Junior Girls have claimed four gold, three silver and a bronze medal at the Valeria Demyanova Memorial International Boxing Tournament in Ukraine. 15-year-old junior boxer Jhalak Tomar claimed a silver medal in the 54 kg category of the tournament on the concluding day in the Ukrainian city of Nadvirna.
  • Question 8: Vijay Diwas is observed on ...?Vijay Diwas is observed on ...?
  • Explanation: Vijay Diwas is celebrated across the Nation on 16th December. The day marks the glorious victory over Pakistan in 1971 during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971, in alliance with Bangladesh Mukti Bahini. Vijay Diwas is celebrated across the Nation on 16th December. The day marks the glorious victory over Pakistan in 1971 during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971, in alliance with Bangladesh Mukti Bahini.
  • Question 9: ___ has Sahafat Finance Scheme?___ has Sahafat Finance Scheme?
  • Explanation:Jammu and Kashmir Bank launched a special financial scheme for journalists of the state. The scheme "J&K Bank Sahafat Finance Scheme" was launched by the bank's chairman and CEO Parvez Ahmad.Jammu and Kashmir Bank launched a special financial scheme for journalists of the state. The scheme "J&K Bank Sahafat Finance Scheme" was launched by the bank's chairman and CEO Parvez Ahmad.