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Which Indian doctor has been selected for the 2017 Ophthalmology Hall of Fame?

A) C P Thakur B) Gullapalli N. Rao
C) Lakshmanaswami Mudaliar D) Aroup Chatterjee

Answer:   B) Gullapalli N. Rao



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Dr. Gullapalli N. Rao, the founder and chair of the LV Prasad Eye Institute (Hyderabad), has been selected to the 2017 Ophthalmology Hall of Fame instituted by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS). He will be honoured at the induction ceremony in Los Angeles on May 6, 2017 at the annual meeting of the ASCRS.

 

Currently, Rao is the President of the prestigious Academia Ophthalmologica International (AOI), a group of 80 eminent academicians in ophthalmology in the world and is a past Chair of the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB).

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As of February 2018, which famous Bollywood actor has been named as the brand ambassador of 'Resurgent Rajasthan', a state government campaign?

A) Irrfan Khan B) Amitabh Bachchan 
C) Rahul Singh D) Anupam Kher
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Irrfan Khan

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As of February 2018, which Indian Paediatrician has been appointed as the Deputy Director General (Programmes) in the World Health Organisation (WHO)?

A) Dr. Indira Hinduja B) Dr. SI Padmavati
C) Dr. Kamini Rao D) Dr. Soumya Swaminathan
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Dr. Soumya Swaminathan

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Who was the Guru of the music maestro Tansen?

A) Bisaldev B) Haridas
C) Saint Gyaneshwar D) Ramanuj
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Haridas

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Which Indian-American is the chairman of the prestigious Federal Communications Commission (FCC) of the United States as of March 2018?

A) Neomi Rao B) Seema Verma
C) Ajit Pai D) Neil Chatterjee
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Ajit Pai

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India-born Satya Nadella is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of which of the following companies?

A) Dell B) Amazon
C) Microsoft D) Google
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Microsoft

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Who among the following became the first tourist to space by spending $20 million for 8 days in orbit?

A) Greg Olsen B) Charles Simonyi
C) Dennis Tito D) Mark Shuttleworth
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Dennis Tito

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Which leader adopted Orthodox Christianity as the official religion of Russia?

A) Vladmir the Great B) Micheal Romanav
C) Ivan IV D) Boris Godunov
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Vladmir the Great

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Begum Akhtar is associated to which art form?

 

A) Dance B) Painting
C) Music D) Folk Art  
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Music

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