Current Affairs 2019-01-06 - Questions (Section-1)
1Chhabilendra Roul was appointed as the Secretary for which of the following department?
A. Department of CommerceB. Department of Fertilizers
C. Department of Information Technology D. Department of Telecommunications
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2How many monumnets are declared under the Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains Act, 1958, in 2018?
A. 6B. 5
C. 4 D. 3
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3Name the Indian batsman who has faced highest deliveries in a test series in Australia with 1258 balls, beating India's Former Captain, Rahul Dravid's record of 1203 balls.
A. Rohit SharmaB. Cheteshwar Pujara
C. K.L. Rahul D. Hardik Pandya
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4Name the Indian origin boy who was selected by Indian Council for Child Welfare (ICCW) for receiving National Bravery Award.
A. AbhijithB. Wahengbam Lamnganba Singh
C. Roshnikumar Yambem D. Karanbeer Singh
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5SBFC and this bank signed a Memorandum of Understanding to provide loans worth Rs. 1 crore to MSMEs for 15-year tenure.
C. Axis Bank D. IDBI Bank
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6Scientists from which institute have developed a simple paper kit that can test freshness of milk and tell how well it has been pasteurized?
A. IIT, MumbaiB. IIT, Guwahati
C. IISc, Bengaluru D. TIFR, Mumbai
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7The 80th National Table Tennis Championship begins in which city?
A. KolkataB. Ranchi
C. Bhubaneswar D. Cuttack
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8The bill passed by the Parliament that seeks to do away with the no-detention policy in schools.
A. Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Amendment) Bill, 2018B. Right to Free Education for Everyone (Amendment) Bill, 2019
C. Right to Education and Employment (Amendment) Bill, 2019 D. Educational Institutions Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2018
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9The Ministry of Human Resource Development constituted a Task Force to look into the JNV suicides. It was headed by __________.
A. Dr. Deepali BatraB. Dr. Manish Jain
C. Dr. Ashish Khandelwal D. Dr. Jitendra Nagpal
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10The theme of 27th New Delhi World Book Fair is;
A. Indigenous Voices: Mapping India's Folk & Tribal LiteratureB. Vivid Bharat - Diverse India
C. Readers with Special Needs D. Suryodaya: Emerging voices from North East India
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11Tropical Storm Usman hits this country with heavy rains and triggered deadly landslides, on 29th December 2018.
A. VietnamB. Thailand
C. Philippines D. Indonesia
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12Where was the 10th R R Lakshya Cup 2018 shooting tournament held?
A. Navi MumbaiB. Patna
C. Pune D. Lucknow
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13Which city is the venue of the 2019 Indian Panorama Film Festival (IPFF)?
A. LucknowB. Kolkata
C. Pune D. New Delhi
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14Which Indian state ranked in the ranking of Singapore's Asia Competitiveness Institute's (ACI), Ease of Doing Business (EDB) index 2018?
A. MaharashtraB. Karnataka
C. Andhra Pradesh D. Haryana
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15Who was appointed the secretary of Competition Commission of India (CCI)?
A. Srishti SavarnaB. Rahul Mishra
C. Prasanth Singh D. P K Singh
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