|A.||February 1||B.||February 2|
|C.||February 3||D.||February 4|
Explanation:The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) has recently celebrated its 40th raising day on February 1, 2017, which is the 4th largest Coast Guard in the world. The ICG came into existence on February 1, 1977 with an enactment of Coast Guard Act 1978, as a full-fledged independent Armed Force of the Union under the Ministry of Defence (MoD). It’s primary task is to secure the Indian coasts and to enforce the regulations within the Maritime Zones of India.
|A.||K V Pratap
Explanation:Lieutenant General Suresh Sharma has been appointed the new Engineer-in-Chief of the Indian Army. In his capacity as Engineer-Chief, in addition to steering the Corps of Engineers, he will serve as the Principal Advisor to Chiefs of Army, Navy, Air Force and the Ministry of Defence on all matters pertaining to engineering works services, being head of Military Engineering Services (MES). Prior to this appointment, he served as the 24th Director General of the Border Roads Organisation (DGBR), where he provided direction and renewed impetus to number of strategic border area projects.
|C.||Rex Tillerson||D.||Thomas Jefferson
Explanation:Rex Tillerson, the former chairman and chief executive of Exxon Mobil, has been sworn-in as the new Secretary of State of United States. The Secretary of State is a senior official of the federal government of the United States of America (USA) and as head of the U.S. Department of State. The post is principally concerned with foreign policy and is considered to be the U.S. government’s equivalent of a Minister for Foreign Affairs.
||D.||Dalip Singh Rana|
Explanation:The book “The Man Who Became Khali” has been authored by Dalip Singh Rana with Vinit K. Bansal. This book defines the journey of a man named Dalip Singh Rana and how he became The Great Khali. The book is a no-holds-barred account of the man who controlled his inner demons and physical anomalies and went on to win the World Heavyweight Championship.
|A.||$200.50 million||B.||$201.50 million|
|C.||$202.50 million||D.||$203.50 million|
Explanation:The Government of India (GoI) has signed the financing agreement with World Bank for IDA credit of $201.50 million for “Third Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP III)”. The objective of the program is to increase quality and equity in participating engineering Education Institutes and improve the efficiency of the engineering Education System in Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, 8 North Eastern States and Andaman & Nicobar Islands.