Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs 16 January 2019

1. Which state has become the India’s 1st state to implement 10% quota to Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) of general category?
a) Punjab
b) Karnataka
c) Kerala
d) Gujarat

2). The Government of India (GoI) has drafted five-year action plan to address drug abuse in the country for which of the following periods?
a) 2019 to 2024
b) 2017 to 2022
c) 2018 to 2023
d) 2016 to 2021

3). Which country hold the first-ever Annual Disarmament and International Security Affairs Fellowship Programme?
a) Japan
b) India
c) Bhutan
d) South Korea

4).In which year, the 10th Sikh guru Govind Singh was born?
a) 1660
b) 1666
c) 1659
d) 1668

 

5). Which of the following commands is the only Tri-service theater command of the Indian Armed Forces (IAF)?
a) Andaman and Nicobar Command
b) Southern Command
c) Northern Command
d) Eastern Command

 

6). Who has been honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award by the West Bengal Film Journalists Association (WBFJA)?
a) Mithun Chakrabarty
b) Buddhadeb Dasgupta
c) Moushumi Chatterjee
d) Subhashish Mukherjee

 

7). Who has won the newly-instituted Sushila Devi Literature Award?
a) Namita Gokhale
b) Keki N. Daruwalla
c) Pratibha Satpathy
d) Srinibash Udgata

 

8). Which state government has launched ‘One Family, One Job’ scheme?
a) Sikkim
b) Odisha
c) Jharkhand
d) Punjab

 

9). Who is the head of Group of Ministers (GoM) on GST revenue shortfall faced by states?
a) Sushil Kumar Modi
b) Shivraj Chouhan
c) Raman Singh
d) Vasundhara Raje Scindia

 

10). Which Indian personality is the recipient of the first-ever Philip Kotler Presidential award?
a) Mukesh Ambani
b) Narendra Modi
c) Ratan Tata
d) Vijay Nahar

 

Daily Current Affairs 30 Dec 2018

1. Which sportsperson has won the 2018 Balkan Athlete of the year?
A. Luka Modric
B. Nvok Djokovic
C. Simona Halep
D. Cristiano Ronaldo
2. Which city was awarded Best Capital City in the Solid Waste Management in the Swachh Survekshan 2018 rankings?
A. New Delhi
B. Hyderabad
C. Pune
D. Dehradun
3. Indian Railways has developed which AI-powered robot to check for faults in trains?
A. Madad
B. Milap
C. Cris
D. Ustaad
4. Which Indian organisation has launched a ‘Survey on Retail Payment Habits of Individuals (SRPHi)’?
A. SEBI
B. SBI
C. RBI
D. IRDAI
5. The unique Chapparam (Chariot) festival 2018 has started in which of the following states?
A. Tamil Nadu
B. Kerala
C. Karnataka
D. Andhra Pradesh
6. Who is the author of the book “Early Indians: The Story of Our Ancestors and Where We Came From”?
A. Ashok Rajagopalan
B. Tony Joseph
C. Roopa Pai
D. Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
7. Which city is the venue of the 12th Global Healthcare Summit 2018?
A. Ujjain
B. Hyderabad
C. Mumbai
D. Jaipur

8. India is mandated to submit 2nd Biennial Update Report (BUR) on greenhouse gas inventory to which international organisation?
A. UNICEF
B. WHO
C. UNODC
D. UNFCCC

9. Which union ministry has recently brought a booklet on cyber safety for school children?
A. Ministry of Human Resource Development
B. Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
C. Ministry of Home Affairs
D. Ministry of Science and Technology

10. The Union Cabinet has recently approved Amendment in the POCSO Act of 2012. The act is related to which of the following causes?
A. SC/ST Atrocity Law
B. Women Safety
C. Public Safety
D. Child Sexual Abuse