Current Affairs 2019-01-05 - Questions (Section-1)
1For how many stations, Indian Railways plans to launch a WiFi facility?
A. 3000B. 2200
C. 2000 D. 1500
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2Global Healthcare Summit 2019 will be held in __________.
A. BengaluruB. Chennai
C. Hyderabad D. Kochi
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3Govt launches Green-Ag, GEF-assisted project, in partnership with;
A. OXFAMB. Greenpeace
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4How many free cooking gas (LPG) connections has the government provided under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY)?
A. 6 croreB. 5 crore
C. 4 crore D. 3 crore
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5How many oil companies signed an MoU with IIT Bombay for setting up Centre of Excellence in Oil, Gas and Energy?
A. 5B. 7
C. 8 D. 10
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6India floats mega tender of 7.5 GW for this state.
A. BiharB. Madhya Pradesh
C. Gujarat D. Jammu & Kashmir
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7Indian Oil Corp (IOC)'s first LNG import terminal was commissioned in __________, Tamil Nadu.
A. TuticorinB. Kalpakkam
C. Ennore D. Koodankulam
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8Name of the public sector miner, launched the social media wall on the YouTube Channel Singareni Siren.
C. NLC India D. NMDC
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9On which date, the World Braille Day is observed?
A. 2nd JanuaryB. 3rd January
C. 4th January D. 5th January
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10PayU India CEO Amrish Rau joined as the head of which of the following company?
A. PaytmB. Naspers
C. Snapdeal D. Amazon
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11Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated ___________ projects worth over Rs. 1500 crore on his one-day visit to Imphal, Manipur.
A. 12B. 10
C. 8 D. 7
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12Scientists have developed a device named WAND that works like a Pacemaker for which this part of the body?
A. BrainB. Heart
C. Lungs D. Liver
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13The Kerala State Cabinet approved which of the following Act to provide a regular income for Non-Resident Keralites?
A. Kerala PSC ActB. Kerala Pravasi Welfare Act
C. Kerala Workmen's Compensation D. Kerala Biological Diversity Rules
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14The mega international food and beverage show 'Indus Food 2019' will be held in __________.
A. NoidaB. New Delhi
C. Pune D. Kolkata
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15The scientists from this country launched a Telescope to detect cosmic X-rays.
A. ChinaB. US
C. Japan D. India
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16Which Chinese space probe touched down on the far side of the moon?
A. Chang'e-4 lunar probeB. Chang'e 5-T1 lunar probe
C. Yinghuo-1 lunar probe D. Chang'E-3 lunar probe
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17Who among the following was named as the acting deputy defence secretary of United States?
A. Joseph StiglitzB. Amartya Sen
C. Paul Krugman D. David Norquist
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18Who beats Cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar's to become the fastest batsman to score 19000 international runs on the 1st day of 4th Test Match in Sydney against Australia?
A. Virat KohliB. MS Dhoni
C. K. L. Rahul D. Yuvraj Singh
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19Who inagurated the 'Swachh Survekshan 2019' scheme recently?
A. Nitin GadkariB. R. K. Singh
C. Piyush Goyal D. Hardeep Singh Puri
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20Who is appointed as the MD & CEO of Thyssenkrupp Industries India?
A. B. PrabhakaranB. Vivek Bhatia
C. S R Nair D. Ashwin Choksi
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