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Current Affairs October 2016 Check Latest Updates, News Of This Month

Current Affairs October

Student, this page is being updated with latest Current Affairs October. Candidates who are preparing for any competitive exams, they may check news of this month and GK Solved Ques/Ans from this page. Candidates must have knowledge of every latest update in order to clear the exams like IAS, SSC, IBPS, UPSC Civil Services, SSC-CGL, NDA/CDS or any State Level PCS Examinations. For this, candidate must be prepared with Current Affairs October 2016, Latest GK Solved Questions / Answers and have the complete knowledge of what is happening around the world.

Almost all competitive exams cover the section of current affairs to check the general knowledge of the aspirants. Our team of recruitmentresult.com has collected all the important current events for you, so the students can get a sense of type of questions that may be asked in exam. Candidates can fetch Question and Answers of Current Affairs India from the below section of this page which will surely help you to score over others.

Latest Headlines of Current Affairs:

  • Union Government notifies new import policy for marble & travertine blocks
  • Alka Sirohi appointed as UPSC chairman
  • China, Russia conduct joint naval exercises Joint Sea-2016 in South China Sea
    Scientists successfully grow three-dimensional lungs in lab using stem cells
  • Indian shooter Subhankar Pramanick wins gold at ISSF Junior World Cup in Azerbaijan
  • Priyesha Deshmukh wins bronze medal in World Deaf Shooting Championships
  • Charkhi Dadri declared 22nd district of Haryana
  • India declares itself free from Avian Influenza
  • Indian Navy’s most Advanced Guided Missile Destroyer Mormugao launched
  • Ministry of Ganga Rejuvenation and Ministry of Agriculture sign MoU for speedy implementation of Namami Gange programme
  • Kunwar Bai chosen as Swachh Bharat Abhiyan mascot
  • Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma conferred with Arjuna Award
  • Gionee inks MoU with Haryana Government to set up manufacturing hub in Faridabad
  • Union Government approves 500 crore rupee projects for development of tourism in Jammu and Kashmir
  • Writer Meghna Pant wins FON South Asia Short Story Award
  • India, Sri Lanka sign MoU to support fishermen in Hambantota district

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Current Affairs Question and answers

1. Which Indian-American author has been selected for 2015 National Humanities Medal?

[A]Abraham Verghese

[B]James Gross

[C]Priyanka Chernow

[D]Milan Wilkerson

Answer  A

2. The Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya (IGKV) is located in which state of India?


[B]Madhya Pradesh

[C]Uttar Pradesh


Answer D

3. The book “Shanti ki Talaash mein Zindagi” has been authored by whom?

[A]Radhika Nagrath

[B]Pranav Pandya

[C]Nitin Bora

[D]Malini Chopra

Answer  A

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4. Which bank has tied up with Banaras Hindu University (BHU) for banking courses?

[A]SBI Bank

[B]Axis Bank



Answer  B

5. Ramkumar Ramanathan is associated with which sports?





Answer D

6.Which mobile company has signed MoU with Haryana government to set up its mobile manufacturing hub?





Answer C

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7. Who has become the brand ambassador of Uttar Pradesh’s Samajwadi Kisan Beema Yojana (SKBY)?

[A]Salman Khan

[B]Nawazuddin Siddiqui

[C]Irfan Khan

[D]Vidya Balan

Answer B

8. Who is leading the Indian delegation at the 2016 Non Aligned Movement (NAM) summit?

[A]Narendra Modi

[B]Hamid Ansari

[C]Arun Jaitley

[D]Pranab Mukherjee

Answer  B

9. What is the theme of 2016 International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer?

[A]Ozone: the mission to protect world

[B]Preserve Ozone Layer

[C]Ozone and climate: restored by a world united

[D]Ozone Layer Protection: the mission goes on

Answer  C

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10. Which committee has recently submitted its report to tackle the shortage of pulses?

[A]TVSN Prasad committee

[B]Arvind Subramanian committee

[C]Madhukar Gupta committee

[D]Shailesh Nagar committee

Answer B

11. Which Indian cricketer has been conferred Arjuna Awards for year 2016?

[A]Yuvraj Singh

[B]Mahendra Singh Dhoni

[C]Ajinkya Rahane

[D]Rohit Sharma

Answer C

12. The 2016 Naropa festival has started in which state of India?

[A]Himachal Pradesh

[B]Jammu and Kashmir



Answer B

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13. Who has been appointed as the Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking of the UNODC?

[A]Samantha Khan

[B]Niharica Raizada

[C]Nadia Murad

[D]Malala Yousafzai

Answer  C

14. Which country will host the 2017 annual meetings of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group?




[D]Sri Lanka

Answer  C

15. Edward Albee, who passed away recently, was related to which field?





Answer D

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16. Which Indian American has won the 2016 Marconi Society Paul Baran Young Scholar Award?

[A]Nandan Murudar

[B]Priyanka Chernow

[C]Dinesh Bharadia

[D]Abraham Verghese

Answer  C

17. Which country has successfully launched the Tiangong-2 space laboratory?




[D]Vietnam S

Answer  A

18. The 2016 Engineer’s Day is celebrated on which date in India?

[A]September 17

[B]September 18

[C]September 16

[D]September 15

Answer  D

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19. Which of the following countries has recently hit by the powerful Typhoon Meranti?





Answer  A

20. The book “One & A Half Wife” has been authored by whom?

[A]Advaita Kala

[B]Meghna Pant

[C]Rajiv Seth

[D]Madhuri Banerjee

Answer B

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