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1

On Aug 16, the US designated ______ a specially deignated terrorist outfit.

Hizbul Mujahideen

2

The 8-member Council of Common Interests (CCI) is headed by

Prime Minister

3

Onn Aug 19, ____ removed pak from its Calling Visa Country List after 13 years

Indonesia

4

On Aug 21, the army announced an end to Operation Khyber IV that was carried out in_____ vally

Rajgal

5

The current chairman Higher Education Commission is

Dr Mukhtar Ahmed

6

_______ has issued the "Pak District Education Rankings 2017".

SDPI

7

The compulsory teaching of the Holy Quran Bill, 2017, was passed by the senate on

Aug 25, 2017

8

A world justice project survey has ranked Pakistan ______ among 113 countries

106th

9

Pak's _____ has been named among 30 remarkable professionals in 'Asia 21 young Leaders'.

Sana Mir

10

The present special committee of the National Assembly on Kashmir was constituted on 19th August ____

2008

11

Chairman of National Assembly's Kashmir committee is

Maulana Fazlur Rehman

12

The Quadrilateral Counter Terrorism Coordination Mechanism (QCCM) comprises of

China
Pakistan
Afghanistan
Tajikistan

13

Acc to latest UNHCR report, ______ hosts the largest number of refugees in the world

Pakistan

14

On Aug 28, Pak emerged in ____ spot among top 10 investors in the Dubai real estate sector.

Third.

15

The incumbent Director General FIA is

Bashir Ahmed

16

On Aug 30, ____ introduced, for Pakis, Visa-on-Arrival facility.

Qatar

17

International Investment Position (IIP) is a report published by

SBP

18

The biggest foreign investor in Pakistan at the end of 2015 was

EU
(Acc to IIP)

19

The 10-member Sindh Mental Health Authority (SMHA) is headed by its chairman_____

Karim Khwaja

20

Pak's only university placed in band 401-500 is

QAU
(acc to Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018)

21

The current CEO of Pak International Airlines coopration limited is

Dr Musharraf Rasool

22

The Basel Anit-Money Laundering Index has placed Pak ______ among 146 countries in terms of money laundering and terror financing.

46th

23

On Sep 07, the Sindh High Court rules that 'the IGPs tenure could not "under any circumstances be reduced to less than ____ years"'.

Three

24

Pak's fifth nuclear power plant (C-4) is located in

Chashma

25

The C-4 nuclear power plant has a capacity of

335 MW

26

As the first step to FATA reforms, Jurisdiction of the supreme court and _____ High Court would be extended to the area.

Islamabad.

27

_____ was the third biggest destinations for Pak's exports proceeds furing FY 2016-17

Spain

28

On Sep 11, British-Paki writer ______ was named in the shortlist of the 2017 Man Booker Prize for his work _____

- Mohsin Hamid
- Exit West

29

The 363 km-long Kachhi Canal, origiates from Taunsa Barrage in ______ district and ends in Dera Bugti district.

Muzaffargarh

30

On Sep 14, ______ was appointed the chief secretary of KP province.

M. Azam Khan

31

The Joint Bilateral airforce Excercise "________" started b/w Pak and China

Shaheen VI

32

India-Pak Secretary level talks took place on

Sep 14-15 2017 in Washington

33

On Sep 17, PML - N candidate, Kulsoom Nawaz won in____ constituncy

NA-120

34

On Sep 18, British-Paki actor _____ made history by becoming the first male actor of Asian descent to win an EMMY for acting.

Riz Ahmed

35

On Sep 18, the Bank of China became only the _____ chinese bank allowed to operate in Pakistan.

Second

36

On Sep 21, the senate suspended its Pakistan- _______ friendship group

Switzerland

37

On Sep 21, a bust of Nobel Laureate Dr Abdus Salam was unveiled at IAEA headquarters in

Vienna

38

The senate passed the Election Bill, 2017, on

Sep 22

39

ISI was formed in

1948

40

Global Competitveness Report (GCR) 2017 has ranked Pak ____ out of 138 countries

115th

41

On Sep 28, two activists from India Held Kashmir, ____ n ______ won Norway's Rafto Prize for human rights

- Parveen Ahangar
- Imroz Parvez

42

On sep 29, the Punjab Govt and a Chineese company, signed a 1,263 MW gas power project that will be established near

Jhang

43

Acc to the annual report of the Economic Freedom of the world 2017, Pak stands at ____ out of 159 countries

127th

44

on oct 5, Pak's _____ and India's______ jointly won the annual Anna Politkovskaya Award.

- Gulalai Islamil
- Gauri Lankesh

45

On oct 07, the federal govt appointed______ as an ad-hoc judge at the ICJ for Jadhav case

Tassaduq Jilani

46

The new Chief of the Naval staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi, was commissioned in the navy in

1981

47

Pak's____ has been elected the president of Zurich-Based FIATA.

Babar Badat

48

The new chariman of NAB,

Jusctice (R) Javed Iqbal
the 9th head of the Bureau

49

On Oct 13, a postage stamp _____ denomination was issued in honour of Maulana Mufti Mahmood

Rs. 08

50

On Oct 13, the govt appointed_______ as executive director of the Washington-based World Bank for three years.

Shahid A. Tarrar