1. According to the latest publication of Sixth Economic Census, Nagaland, brought out by the Directorate of Economics and Statistics, there are ____ establishments engaged in handloom and handicraft activities employing 13,589 workers in Nagaland. 1. According to the latest publication of Sixth Economic Census, Nagaland, brought out by the Directorate of Economics and Statistics, there are ____ establishments engaged in handloom and handicraft activities employing 13,589 workers in Nagaland.
2. According to data released by the Delhi Police, the number of rapes reported each year in Delhi has more than tripled over the last five years (2011-16) registering an increase of 277 per cent. What was the number of cases reported in the first five months of 2017?
3. A new study published in the journal Environmental Research Letters has found that India and four others countries account for most cropland irrigated by dirty wastewater putting millions of lives at serious health risks. Name the other four countries –
a) Bangladesh, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nepal
b) Bangladesh, Pakistan, China, and Mexico
c) Pakistan, China, Mexico and Brazil
d) Pakistan, China, Mexico and Iran
4. Although boycotted by all nuclear-armed nations, the first ever treaty to ban nuclear weapons was approved by ___ countries at a U.N. meeting on July 7, 2017.
5. Who was awarded the ‘Maruti Suzuki Sportsperson of the Year’ 2017?
a) Virat Kohli
b) P. Gopichand
c) Milkha Singh
d) PV Sindhu
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Answers to Quiz #67: 1-D, 2-A, 3-C, 4-D, 5-A
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