Current Affairs CSS-2016




❑ Select the best option and fill in the appropriate box on the Answer Sheet:

  1. “The Reconstruction of Religious Thought in Islam” was written by:

(a) Ahmed Ali                                                                (b) Allama Muhammad Iabal

(c) JavedMajeed                                                            (d) None of these

  1. The World’s largest democracy is:

(a) Brazil                            (b) United Kingdom (c) India                                 (d) None of these

           3._______________________________________ Obama is the________ president of USA.

(a) 45th                               (b) 44th                               (c) India                            (d) None of these

  1. National anthem composed by:

(a) HafeezJullundhri                                                   (b) A. R. Ghani

(c) Ahmad G. Chagla                                                   (d) None of these

  1. Headquarter of International Court of Justice is at:

(a) Hague, Netherlands                                              (b) New York, United States

(c) Geneva, Switzerland                                               (d) None of these

  1. Kalabagh Dam is not yet constructed due to:

(a) Politically Damaging                                        (b) Damage Coastal Ecology

(c) Shortage of Cultivable Land                               (d) All of the above

  1. Largest arms importer in 2014:

(a) North Korea               (b) India                             (c) Saudi Arabia             (d) None of these

  1. Term intifada means:

(a) Territory for peace                                                 (b)Uprising

(c) Freedom                                                                      (d) None of these

  1. Freedom House NGO Headquarter in:
  • Amsterdam (Netherlands)
  • Reykjavik (Iceland)
  • Washington D.C. (United States of America)
  • None of these
  1. Fifth international recognized mode of payment:

(a) British Pound             (b) Chinese Yuan            (c) Swedish Krona          (d) None of these

  1. Who is the President of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)?

(a) JinLigun                                                                   (b) Danny Alexander

(c) Thierry de Longuemar                                           (d) None of these


  1. Nelson Mandela International Day (or Mandela Day) is celebrated each year on:

(a) 18 June                         (b) 18 July                         (c) 18 August                    (d) None of these

  1. The Pakistan People’s Party-led government signed the Gwadar agreement with China on:

(a) February 18, 2013                                                  (b) September 21, 2010

(c) March 13m 2010                                                       (d) None of these

  1. India-China Joint Military Training Exercise HAND-IN-HAND 2015 took place at:
  • Baoding Military Academy, Baoding, China
  • Maharashtra Military School Pune, Maharashtra – India
  • Kunming Military Academy Yunnan – China
  • None of these
  1. The Order of the Rising Sun is highest Military Award of:

(a) Russia                           (b) Japan                           (c) South Korea                (d) None of these

  1. Pakistan’s first communications satellite, the PakSat-1R, was launched in:

(a) April 2010                   (b) January 2012              (c) August 2011              (d) None of these

  1. What was the old name of Sri Lanka?

(a) Serendib                       (b) Ceylon                          (c) Lankadeepa                 (d) All of the above

  1. First secretary General of UN was:

(a) GladwynJebb (United Kingdom)                        (b) U Thant (Burma)

(c) Trygve Lie (Norway)                                             (d) None of these

  1. Pakistan launched its first satellite with the collaboration of China in 1990 was:

(a) Paksat 1R                     (b) Badr-1                          (c) Rehbar-1                      (d) None of these

  1. Pakistan and Russia signed a landmark defence agreement on:

(a) 19 August 2015 (b) 21 July 2014                      (c) 29 August 2015         (d) None of these