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41. 

Which country won the U-15 SAFF Football Championship?

A. Nepal
B. China
C. India
D. Pakistan

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Indian football team won the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Under-15 Championship at the ANFA Complex. India's Vikram Pratap Singh was chosen as the Best player of the tournament.

42. 

The 2018 ITTF Team World Cup will be held in __________.

A. Toronto
B. Manchester
C. London
D. Montreal

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The 2018 ITTF Team World Cup will be held in London from February 22 to 25 next year, the world table tennis governing body announced. The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) awarded the hosting rights for the event, its second most prestigious team tournament after the World Championships.

43. 

India bags __________ medals in World Dwarf Games.

A. 37
B. 20
C. 28
D. 32

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Indian contingent for the World Dwarf Games made the entire nation proud of their achievements as they bagged as many as 37 medals from the games, which were held in Toronto, Canada. Incredibly, they managed to secure a top-10 finish in the tournament, having clinched 15 gold, 10 silver and 12 bronze medals at the event.

44. 

Which film was named the Best Film at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2017?

A. Airlift
B. Pink
C. MS Dhoni: The Untold Story'
D. Dangal

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu starrer 'Pink' was named the Best Film at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2017. The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) is the biggest Indian film festival outside of the Indian soil, and is an official film festival supposed by the Victoria Government in Australia.

45. 

Which Indian movie has won the Best Action Movie award at the Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF)?

A. Wazir
B. Force 2
C. Baahubali: The Conclusion
D. Sultan

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Indian film 'Sultan' has won the best action movie award at the Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF). The movie is about Desi, Indian wrestling and its raw power. It was directed by Ali Aabbas Zafar. With this, Sultan has become the first ever Bollywood film to win the award in the Jackie Chan Action Movie week section.