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On Oct 13, the govt appointed ______ as executive director of the washington-based World Bank for three years

Shahid A. Tararr

2

On Oct 16, representative of Afghanistan, Pakistan, China and The US met in _____ to rejuvenate QCG

Muscat

3

On Oct 16, ____ won a seat in the UNHRC for the Asia Pacific Group

Pakistan

4

On_______, the federal cabinet decided to go ahead with delimitation of constituencies on the basis of Provisional Census Data

Oct 18

5

As per data released by the ECP, there are _____ registered voters in the country

97 million

6

On Oct 19, __________ was appointed the Inspector General Balochistan Police

Moazzam Jah Ansari

7

______ represented Pakistan at the 9th summit of the D-8 held in Istanbul on Oct 20

Prime Minister

8

On oct 20, Prof Shahida Hasnain of _____ was named Co-laureate of the UNESCO Carlos J. Finlay Prize 2017 for Microbiology

PU

9

On oct 20, _____ rated Pak in top 5 private participation investment (PPI) countries

World Bank

10

Justice (R) Hamid Ali Mirza, who died on Oct 23, served as the Chief Election Commissioner from

2009 to 2012

11

Current Chief Election Commissioner of Pak

Sardar Muhammad Raza Khan
The Constitution (or President on different occasions) lays the appointment and oath administered by the Chief Justice of Pakistan. Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza Khan is the current Chief Election Commissioner since 6 December 2014

12

On _____, senate of Pak passed of bill to bring back the bar on those disqualified to become a lawmaker from holding a party

Oct 23

13

On Oct 24, US seretary of State _____ reached Pak on an Official visit.

Rex Tillerson

14

The current Director General Of Punjab Food Authority (PFA) is

Noor Ul Amin Mengal

15

"Perveen Rahman": The Rebel Optimist" won the _____ prize for best documentary at the 11th Istanbul International Architecture and Urban Films Festival.

Second

16

"Perveen Rahman": The Rebel Optimist" has been directed by

Mahera Omar

17

On oct 30, The UN office of Drugs and Crime appointed _____ its National Goodwill Ambassador.

Shehzad Roy

18

On oct 31, Lt. Gen. Nadeem Raza was installed as the _____ Colonel Commandant of the Mujahid Force

First

19

On oct 31, ____ was elected President Of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) for 2017-18

Pir Kaleem Khurshid

20

Gilgit-Baltistan celebrates its independence day on

Oct 31

21

Pak has been ranked ____ in the "World Bank's Ease of Doing Buisness 2018" report

147th

22

The 2017 world press freedom index ranked Pak ____ out of 190 countries

139th
Prepared by the paris based reporters without borders

23

On Nov 30, _____ appointed Chairman of the Council of Islamic Ideology

Dr Qibla Ayaz

24

as per the law, the CII should have a minimum 8 and maximum ____ members, including its chairman

Twenty

25

On Nov 6, the SECP approved the appointment of ____ as managing director of Pak stock exchange

Richard Morin

26

Pak has been ranked ____ in the 2017 WEF Global Gender Gap Index

143rd

27

Pak passport has got_____ position in the Global Passport Power Rank 2017

91st

28

On Nov 13, Paki Film _____ scooped the Best Foreign Film Award at the 11th annual Alexandria Film Festival held in Virginia, USA

Saawan

29

On Nov 13, President Mamnoom Hussain Removed Finance Minister Ishaq Dar from the Council of Common Interest and replaced him with _______

Ahsan Iqbal

30

On Nov 13, the Sindh Assembly passed a resolution to revive student unions in the province

Sindh

31

On Nov 14, PM Abbasi announced a 10 year development package for

Balochistan

32

The National Assembly passed the 24th constitution Amendment Bi;ll, 2017 on

Nov 16

33

On Nov 17, the UNGA passed a Pak-sponsored resolution on Peoples' Right to Self Determination. It was co-sponsored by _____ countries

75

34

The tragic incident of Baldia Factory Fire inn Karachi happened in

2012

35

On Nov 17, the Federal govt appointed______ the chairman of the Board of Investment

Naeem Y. Zamindar

36

On Nov 20, the 8th Round of Strategic Dialogue b/w Pak and China was held in

Islamabad

37

On Nov21, a British-Paki women ____ became the first-ever Muslim and Asian women to be appointed as detective superintendent of the Scotland Yard

Shabnam Chaudri

38

Pak incumbent Federal Minister of Finance is

Rana Afzal Khan

39

The country Director UNDP is Pak is

Ignacio Artaza

40

On Nov 23, The ECP declared _____ as the National Voters Day

Dec 07

41

The current Chairman of Pak Advertisers is

Saqib Zia

42

On noc 27, Minister of state for ____ Mir Dostain Khan Domki tendered his resignation

Science and Technology

43

QA was called to the bar at Lincoln's Inn on

April 29 1896

44

On nov 28, the govt appointed____ the new chairman of the National Highway Authority

Jawwad Rafique Malik

45

On Dec 30, the longest underpass in Pak namely___ was inaugrated

Beijing Underpass

46

______ is the first Sikh Major in the Pak Army

Major Harcharn Singh

47

The Sindhi Culture day was obseved onn

Dec 03

48

On Dec 04, ______ was appointed the Chairman Pakistan National Shipping Corporation (PNSC)

Rizwan Ahmed

49

The tragic incident of the killing of Minhaj Ul Quran workers in Model Town, Lahore, Took place on

June 14, 2014

50

The 28th meeting of Economic Cooperation Organizastion Regional Planning Council was held in

Islamabad

51

On Dec 12, The ____ Human Rights Prize was Confered on the Freedom Network, a Pakistani civil liberties organization.

French