Science & Technology Current Affairs October 2017

1. Which country has recently (Oct-2017) has launched the world’s largest nuclear-powered icebreaker ship named Sibir (Siberia)? – Russia

2. Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) will soon set up a research centre in which city? – Guwahati, Assam

3. Which telecom company recently (Oct-2017) announced the acquisition of Consumer Mobile Businesses (CMB) of Tata Teleservices Ltd (TTSL)? – Bharti Airtel

4. World’s largest combustion research center was recently (Oct-2017) inaugurated at? – Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

5. Which state assembly has recently (Oct-2017) become the first in India to call attention and adjournment motions and proposals online from legislators? – Rajasthan

6. ___ recently (Oct-2017) launched an innovative health mobile App named `MedWatch’? – Indian Air Force

7. ____ has recently (Oct-2017) received the final approval on its merger with Sistema from the Department of Telecommunication (DoT)? – Reliance Communication

8. ___ recently (Oct-2017) become the first country to give citizenship to a robot? –  Saudi Arabia

9. India recently (Oct-2017) overtook which country to become the world’s second-largest smartphone market? – USA

 

10. Which country recently (Oct-2017) launched world’s first track-less train running on virtual tracks? –  China

11. As announced recently (Oct-2017), which of the given units of measurement will get new measure set by value of Planck constant from the year 2019? – Kilogram

12. Name the robot which was recently given citizenship by Saudi Arabia to become the first country to do so? – Sophia

 

13. World’s first hybrid electric tram powered by hydrogen fuel cells has recently (Oct-2017) started running in which country? – China