[Q] The World Health Organization (WHO) announced on May 11 that the global health emergency for mpox. What is mpox?

(a) A bacterial disease
(b) A viral disease
(c) A fungal disease
(d) A parasitic disease
[ANS] b


[Q] What is the origin country of mpox, a disease formerly known as monkeypox?
(a) Brazil
(b) Democratic Republic of the Congo
(c) India
(d) China
[ANS] b


[Q] International Nurses Day is observed on the 12th of May every year to commemorate the birth of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing, who was born on May 12, 1820. What is the theme for International Nurses Day 2023?
(a) Our Nurses. Our Future.
(b) Nurses: A Voice to Lead
(c) Nurses: A Force for Change
(d) Nurses and Midwives: The Key to Universal Health Coverage
[ANS] a


[Q] Name the personality who had received the first Astronomical Society of India (ASI) Govind Swarup Lifetime Achievement Award 2022:

(a) Kalikesh Singh Deo

(b) Jayant Vishnu Narlikar

(c) Rajiv Bhatia

(d) Vijay Kumar

[ANS] b


[Q] Who has recently won the 2023 Swnsea University Dylan Thomas Prize, for his debut book ‘God’s Children Are Little Broken Things’:

(a) Dima Alzayat (Syria)

(b) Patricia Lockwood (US)

(c) Arinze Ifeakandu(Nigeria)

(d) Raven Leilani(Kenya)

[ANS] c


[Q] Who was recently appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of Twitter:

(a) Linda Yaccarino

(b) Charles Leclerc

(c) Max Verstappen

(d) Carlos Sainz

[ANS] a


[Q] Which Indian state ranked the most ‘innovative’ State in the National Manufacturing Innovation Survey?
(a) Gujarat
(b) Karnataka
(c) West Bengal
(d) Uttarakhand
[ANS] b


[Q] Which state government introduced a new policy known as the State Robotics Framework to establish a self-sustaining robotics ecosystem and to position the state as a leader in robotics in India?
(a) Karnataka
(b) Gujarat
(c) Telangana
(d) Delhi
[ANS] c