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Current Affairs -2017 May - 01 to 10 (Chapter-04)

Current Affairs -2017
May - 01 to 10
(Chapter-04)

76. Which is the only state that did not participate in Central Government’s Swachh Survekshan 2017?
West Bengal

77. Who was conferred with his “first ever” National Award for the movie ‘Rustom’?
Akshay Kumar

78. Which Indian footballer has won the 2017 Hero of the league 2017 award?
Sunil Chhetri

79. Who is the author of the set of books titled 'Swachh Jungle ki kahani – Dadi ki Zubani'?
Madhu Pant

80. Name the State, which was deployed Ambulance services for cows?
Uttar Pradesh


81. Online classifieds company Quikr India Pvt. Ltd has acquired which home services start-up for about $10 million in an all-stock deal?
Zimmber

82. Which country is hosting the 27th session of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC)?
Switzerland

83. What is the theme of 2017 World Asthma Day (WAD)?
Better air better breathing

84. Name the country, which was to launch its own encyclopedia as a Rival to Wikipedia?
China

85. Researchers at a university in Sweden have developed world’s fastest camera called FRAME. Abbreviation FRAME stands for:
Frequency Recognition Algorithm for Multiple Exposures

86. Who has been appointed the new chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament?
Mallikarjun Kharge

87. World’s highest rail bridge, which will be taller than Eiffel Tower, is being constructed on which Indian River?
Chenab

88. Name the town in Andhra Pradesh, which was set a new Guinness World Record in Organ donation?
Narasaraopet

89. On May 2, 2017, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu flagged-off Western Railways’ first Humsafar Express between:
Ahmedabad – Chennai

90. Which city has become the India’s cleanest city, according to the Swachh Bharat survey 2017?
Indore

91. When is the World Tuna Day (WTD) observed by the United Nations (UN) every year?
2 May

92. Name the person, who has been appointed as New Controller General of Accounts, in India?
Anthony Lianzuala

93. Every year, ’World Asthma Day’ is observed on:
First Tuesday of May

94. Which state has become the first Indian state to shift to to January to December financial year?
Madhya Pradesh

95. Union Minister Nitin Gadkari inaugurated two exhibitions, ‘The Highway Saga’ and SRISHTI in which city?
Delhi

96.  Name the person, who has been selected for Transformative Chief Minister Award of USIBC, recently?
Chandrababu Naidu

97. Which city is likely to get a Blind Football Academy (BFA), the first ever exclusive academy for differently-abled talents inIndia?
Kochi

98. Who has been bestowed with the 2017 Avvaiyar Award?
Padma Venkataraman

99.  On whose 1000th Birth Anniversary, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched commemorative stamps?
Ramanujacharya

100.  In India, the first ever labour day celebrated in which city?

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