TNPSC Current Affairs 2017–2018 Latest Question (Imp Days/Scheme) Download as PDF in Tamil/English

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TNPSC Current Affairs

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TNPSC Current Affairs Highlights

  • Tamil Nadu reports first case of Zika virus
  • Tamil Nadu, Himachal Pradesh and Tripura chosen for Krishi Karman Awards, 2015-16
  • Indian Navy de-inducts TU142M Long Range Maritime Patrol aircraft
  • Tamil Nadu wins Vijay Hazare Trophy.
  • Madras HC orders TN Government to enact law to remove Seemai Karuvelam trees\
  • Government announces expansion of rotavirus vaccine in 5 states
  • Edappadi K Palaniswamy sworn-in as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.
  • Tamil Nadu Assembly unanimously passes Jallikattu Bill.
  • Union Government clears Tamil Nadu’s Ordinance on Jallikattu.
  • SC refuses to pass judgment on Jallikattu before Pongal.
  • Achal Kumar Jyoti  will took over as Chief Election Commissioner of India due to Nazim Zaidi’s retirement from his post on 6th July, 2017
  • July 1 – International day of co-operatives : First Saturday of July , was observed across the world and the theme for 2017 is Co-operatives  ensure no one is left behind.
  • Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet –ngor  sworn in as the Chief executive of Hong Kong
  • India has slipped to the 88th place in terms of money parked by its citizens with Swiss banks.
  • India became 11th country whose citizens are now eligible to enroll in the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) initiative.
  • India on 3rd July 2017 has successfully test fired indigenously developed quick reaction surface to air missile ( QR-SAM) off the Odisha Coast, Chandipur
  • eVIN, the mobile application of Union Health Ministry  had won the prestigious GSMA  Asia Mobile Award 2017

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TNPSC Current Affairs Question and Answer

Q 1. What is the theme of World Water Day celebrated on 22nd March, 2016?

  1. Water – Its safeguard
  2. Water and its protection
  3. Conservation of Water
  4. Water and Jobs

Answer: Water and Jobs

Q 2. The seventh India – Japan International Conference on Science and Technology was recently held in

  1. Bangalore
  2. Chennai
  3. Mumbai
  4. Mysore

Answer: Mysore

Q 3. Which of the following singer was recognized recently by Guinness book and Asia book record for singing most number of songs in Indian languages?

  1. Lata Mangeshkar
  2. Susheela Mohan
  3. Janaki
  4. Asha Bhosle

Answer: Susheela Mohan

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Q 4. The World’s first White Tiger Safari has been opened for public in

a) Haryana
b) Bangalore
c) Sundarbans
d) Madhya Pradesh

Answer: Madhya Pradesh

Q 5. Which country conferred its highest civilian award to our Prime Minister recently?

  1. China
  2. Russia
  3. Afghanistan
  4. United States

Answer: Afghanistan

Q 6. The Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters (Chevalier de L’Ordre Arts et Lettres) award by the French Government was honoured recently to which tamil actor?

a. Rajinikanth
b. Kamal Haasan
c. Dhanush
d. Madhavan

Answer: Kamal Haasan

Q 7. World’s largest Solar Power Plant was recently inaugurated at

  1. Gujarat
  2. Tamil Nadu
  3. Kerala
  4. Rajasthan

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Answer: Tamil Nadu

Q 8. Recently in April 2016, Mary Kom was in news because

  1. Won a medal in Rio Olympics
  2. Broke her own World record
  3. Acted in her Biography film
  4. Was nominated as MP of Rajya Sabha

Answer: Was nominated as MP of Rajya Sabha

Q 9. The recently launched book “Citizen and Society” was authored by

  1. Shri Narendra Modi
  2. Shri Pranab Mukerji
  3. Shri Rahul Gandhi
  4. Shri Hamid Ansari

Answer: Shri Hamid Ansari

Q 10. In Rio Olympics 2016, P V Sindhu got Silver medal for Badminton women singles. The Gold medal for the same game was secured by

a. Carolina Marin (Spain)
b. Nozomi Okuhara (Japan)
c. Jung Kyung-eun (South Korea)
d. Shin Seung-chan (South Korea)

Answer: Carolina Marin (Spain)

Q 11. In Rio Paralympics 2016, for Men’s high jump event Thangavelu Mariappan from Tamil Nadu secured

  1. Gold Medal
  2. Silver Medal
  3. Bronze Medal
  4. He didn’t get any medal

Answer: Gold Medal

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Q 12. First Green Rail Corridor was launched recently in Tamil Nadu between

  1. Tiruchirappalli to Chennai
  2. Nagercoil to Madurai
  3. Coimbatore to Nilgiris
  4. Rameshwaram to Manamadurai

Answer: Rameshwaram to Manamadurai

Q 13. What is the name of the Operation of the Indian Armed Forces to evacuate Indian Citizens from Yemen during 2015 Yemen Crisis?

a. Operation Maitri
b. Operation Meghdoot
c. Operation Rahat
d. Operation Poomalai

Answer: Operation Rahat

Q 14. The Majuli Island was recently declared as the Largest River Island in the World by Guinness World Records. This Island is located in the river

  1. Indus
  2. Ganga
  3. Yamuna
  4. Brahmaputra

Answer: Brahmaputra

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Q 15. What is Airlander 10?

  1. Presently the Largest Flying Aircraft
  2. Name of India’s Manned Moon Mission
  3. NASA’s Mission for Pluto
  4. None of the above

Answer: Presently the Largest Flying Aircraft

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