||D.||H. M. Jyothi
Explanation:Annu Rani from Merrut has broke her own national record and became the first Indian woman to cross the 60m mark by throwing javelin 60.01 m at the 56th Open National Athletics Championships in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.
Explanation:The book “All That Man Is” has been authored by David Szalay. The novel is a collection of short stories, which is a portrait of masculinity and is shortlisted for 2016 Man Booker Prize.
|C.||Tamil Nadu||D.||Andhra Pradesh|
Explanation:Tamil Nadu has topped the list of endemic flowering plant in India, according to the recently released publication of Botanical Survey of India (BSI) titled “Endemic Vascular Plants of India”.As per the latest publication, Tamil Nadu accounts for the highest number of species with 410, followed by Kerala (357 species) and Maharashtra (278 species).
|A.||Kiran B Vadodaria
|D.||P. V. Chandran|
Explanation:Somesh Sharma of Rashtradoot Saptahik has been elected as the new President of the Indian Newspaper Society (INS) for 2016-17. He succeeded P V Chandran of Grehalakshmi (Mathrubhumi Group). The INS is a kind of pressure group which works to protect the interest of newspaper industry in particular and print media in general. Its headquarters are at Rafi Marg, New Delhi.
Explanation:The Abhaneri festival has started at the Abhaneri village in Dausa district, Rajasthan from October 1, 2016 to promote rural tourism in the area. The 2-day festival will witness artistes performing Shehnai Vaadan, puppet show, Behrupia, Raavanhatha, among others at Chand Baori and Harshat Mata temple. The Department of Tourism, Government of Rajasthan in collaboration with the Dausa District Administration organises the annual event.