Current Affairs 2016 Question and Answer January and February 301 to 325 : Useful for CSAT,SSC CGL,PCS,HCS,RAS,UPPSC

Posted  on 2016-05-15

Current Affairs 2016 Question and Answer January and February 301 to 325 : Useful for CSAT,SSC CGL,PCS,HCS,RAS,UPPSC :
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301)Which University has been conferred with first-ever chancellor’s award with a prize money of Rs 5 crore?
Kerala
302)Which veteran actor has been conferred with lifetime achievement award at NDTV Indian of the Year Awards ?
Amitabh Bachchan
303)National Investment and Infrastructure fund (NIIF) has signed MoU with which country to set-up High Technology Private Equity Fund ?
Russia
304) Which Company becomes the world’s most valuable company after overtaking the Apple?
Alphabet Inc.
305)Recently Rajkot franchise has been named as ?
The Gujarat Lions
306)The World Wetlands Day is observed annually on February 2 What is the theme of 2016?
Wetlands for our Future – Sustainable Livelihoods
307)Government has designated whom as the head of Indian Cost Accounts Service (ICoAS)?
Aruna Sethi
308)Who has been concurrently accredited as the next High Commissioner of India to Saint Lucia with residence in Paramaribo?
Satender Kumar
309)Who has been crowned Miss Asia (Best in Asia Continent) at the 2016 World Miss University pageant, held in Beijing, China?
Rewati Chetri from India
310)Who has been appointed as the Head of Mission and Force Commander of the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon?
Major General Jai Shanker Menon of India
311)Who has been chosen for Bhimsen Joshi Classical Music Award for 2015-2016?
Pandit Ram Narayan
312)February 4 is marked as the World Cancer Day.What was the theme for World Cancer day 2016 ?
We can. I can.
313)The 3rd edition of Global Ayurveda Festival was hosted in?
Kerala
314)As per the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, a daily ranking of the world’s 400 richest people, Mark Zuckerberg ranked at which position ?
4th
315)In accordance with the Knight Frank & Retailers Association of India Think India.As per the Think Retail. 2016” report, which city has the highest potential for modern retail in India ?
Mumbai
316)Who has been appointed as the vice-president and chief investment officer of the newly-created Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)?
D J Pandian, a retired Gujarat cadre IAS officer
317)The book titled “Nathuram Godse – The Story of an Assassin” which has been released on the death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on January 30, 2016 authored by ?
Anup Ashok Sardesai
318)Chinese technology company ZTE has inked a pact with which state government to work on smart city projects in the state?
Andhra Pradesh
319)Which Indian state had announced the Babasaheb Ambedkar Special group Incentive Scheme ?
Maharashtra
320)Recently President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the Counter-Terrorism Conference 2016 at ?
Jaipur
321)India and which country inked a pact for visa-free travel for diplomatic passport holders of the two countries?
Afghanistan
322)Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage (CSC) was established in? 1977
323)Which film has won the coveted Golden Conch Award for the best documentary at the 14th Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF) 2016?
Manipuri documentary film Phum Shang.
324)The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has launched India’s first anti-diabetic ayurvedic drug for Type-2 diabetes mellitus. Name it?
BGR-34
325)Who won the 83rd National Snooker Championship 2016 by defeating Manan Chandra?
Aditya Mehta