Current Affairs 2018-09-05 - Questions (Section-1)
1Centre has released how much amount for 10 states along the international borders for developing forward areas as a part of Border Area Development Programme (BADP) for 2018-19?
A. Rs 568.70 croreB. Rs 399.44 crore
C. Rs 889.78 crore D. Rs 234.90 crore
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2For which state, NABARD has sanctioned Rs 335 crore under the Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF)?
A. HaryanaB. West Bengal
C. Uttar Pradesh D. Gujarat
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3India is hosting its first-ever FIBA 3x3 World Tour Masters event in __________.
A. MumbaiB. Hyderabad
C. Kolkata D. Chennai
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4Name the bank which bank opened portal to claim education loan interest subsidy.
A. ICICI BankB. Yes Bank
C. Axis Bank D. Canara bank
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5The Government of India (GoI) has provided first-ever financial support to which International sporting event for participation in England?
A. BridgeB. Equestrian
C. Kabaddi D. Kho Kho
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6The multi-nation tsunami mock exercise (drill) "IOWave18" has started in __________.
A. Bay of BengalB. Pacific Ocean
C. Indian Ocean D. Atlantic Ocean
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7This country will host the International Women Entrepreneurs Summit (IWES) 2018?
A. NepalB. India
C. Bhutan D. Sri Lanka
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8Which insurance company launched 'E@Secure', a Cyber Insurance Policy for individuals.
A. HDFC ERGO General Insurance CompanyB. Bajaj Allianz General Insurances
C. Star Health and Allied Insurance D. Apollo Munich Health Insurance
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9Which Pair become the first set of Indian shooters to secure quota places for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics?
A. Apurvi Chandela and Ravi KumarB. Heena Sidhu and Shreyasi Singh
C. Anjum Moudgil and Apurvi Chandela D. Anisa Sayyed and Rahi Sarnobat
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10Which state renames town and railway station after Bansidhari temple of Lord Krishna?
A. UttarkhandB. Rajasthan
C. Jharkhand D. Uttar Pradesh
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11Which US company hit $1 trillion in market capitalisation recently, after Apple?
A. Berkshire HathawayB. McKesson Corporation
C. Amazon D. Walmart
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12Who is the elected as the President of Pakistan?
A. Imran KhanB. Aitzaz Ahsan
C. Maulana Fazlur Rehman D. Arif Alvi
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13Who launched "Coffee Connect" and digital mobile extension services for coffee stakeholders named "Coffee KrishiTharanga"?
A. Arun JaitleyB. Suresh Prabhu
C. Piyush Goyal D. Manoj Sinha
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14Who plans to introduce the Draft rules for e-pharmacies to regulate online sale of medicines?
A. Health MinistryB. Medical Council of India
C. Ministry of AYUSH D. National AIDS Control Organisation
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15Who signed agreements, equipment manufacturers and startup to boost manufacturing of ICT, IoT and Defence Technology: recently?
A. Power Grid Corporation of IndiaB. HAL
C. BHEL D. ITI Limited
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