Important Current affairs
Who amongst the following has been appointed as Director of ISRO Satellite center
R P Singh
S K Shivkumar
Who among the following has been named as the Youth World Championships ambassador?
MC Mary Kom
Question 2 Explanation:
MC Mary Kom has been named as the Youth World Championships ambassador
Who among the following has been appointed as the Director General (DG) of National Cadet Corps (NCC)?
Lt General Vinod Vashisht
Lt. General Aniruddha Chakravarty
Lt General Gyan Prakash
Lt General Sonaal Topno
Question 3 Explanation:
Lt Gen Vinod Vashisht has been appointed as the Director General (DG) of National Cadet Corps (NCC). He will replace Lt. General Aniruddha Chakravarty who retired on August 31, 2016. The National Cadet Corps is a Tri-Services Organizatio,N comprising the Army, Navy and Air Force, engaged in grooming the youth of the country into disciplined and patriotic citizens. It was established in 1948 and is headquartered in New Delhi.
Which university has topped the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2018?
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
California Institute of Technology
Question 4 Explanation:
Three Indian institutions led by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi have made it to a list of world's top 200 universities. This is the first time three Indian institutions have made it to the list since it started ranking universities in 2004. The two other Indian institutions in Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2018 are IIT-Bombay and Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) topped the rankings for the sixth consecutive year. MIT was followed by Stanford University and Harvard University in that order for the second year in a row.
Which football player was named UEFA Player of the Season for 2016-2017?
Question 5 Explanation:
Cristiano Ronaldo was named UEFA Player of the Season for 2016-2017. He defeated Lionel Messi and Gianluigi Buffon to win this coveted Award. For the third time, Ronaldo has picked up this trophy.
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