Current Affairs 2019-02-16 - Questions (Section-1)
1Ashwani Lohani has been reappointed as the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of which of the following company?
A. AirAsiaB. Spicejet
C. Air India D. Emirates
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2Cabinet approved MoU between India and __________ for Tourism.
A. Saudi ArabiaB. Morocco
C. Argentina D. Bangladesh
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3Early Ed Asia 2019, Asias largest early childhood conference, held in __________.
A. MumbaiB. Kolkata
C. Jaipur D. Hyderabad
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4EU-India to fund __________ Projects to deal with Water challenges.
A. 3B. 5
C. 8 D. 7
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5Hina Jaiswal becomes IAFs first woman flight engineer, she belongs to the which city?
A. HyderabadB. Chandigarh
C. Gurgaon D. Bhubaneswar
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6How many MoU's signed between India and Saudi Arabia on establishing a mechanism for Investment Infrastructure in India?
A. 4B. 3
C. 6 D. 9
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7India and Finland had signed agreement on cooperation with which of the following field?
A. In the field of agricultureB. In the field of Climate and Environment
C. In the field of peaceful uses of outer space D. In the field of Science and Technology
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8Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) launched a new portal for real-time data on available depth on stretches of National Waterways. It was named as;
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9Maharashtra's UNICEF joined hands with this organisation for addressing issues in child protection.
A. Directorate of Technical EducationB. Education Department, Goa
C. Directorate Of Women And Child Development D. Women and Child Development, Goa
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10Union Cabinet Chaired by Prime minister Narendra Modi approved setting up of New Viral Vaccine Manufacturing Unit in which state?
A. Tamil NaduB. Andra Pradesh
C. Kerala D. Haryana
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11What is the theme of the Challachitram National Film Festival that is to be held Guwahati on March 1,2019?
A. Our Pride, Our FilmB. Our Heritage, Our Pride
C. Our Film, Our Pride D. Our Nation, Our Pride
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12Where did PM Narendra Modi inaugurated the First ESIC Medical College and Hospital?
A. Chandigarh, HaryanaB. Panipat, Haryana
C. Faridabad, Haryana D. Panipat, Haryana
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13Where did the World Sustainable Development Summit 2019 held?
A. TokyoB. Beijing
C. New Delhi D. Noida
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14Which Ministry had released the Publication on climate actions in India titled "India - Spearheading Climate Solutions" in NewDelhi?
A. Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate ChangeB. Ministry of Science and Technology
C. Ministry of Rural Development D. Ministry of Earth Sciences
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15Which of the following scheme of Andhra Pradesh State Government had amalgamated with the PM-Kisan Scheme inorder to furnish farmers with Rs.10000 annually?
A. AP Nirudyoga Bruthi SchemeB. Annadatha Sukhibhava scheme
C. AP Yuva Sadhikarika Nirudyoga Bhruthi Scheme D. Chandranna Bima Yojana
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16Which organisation released World Employment and Social Outlook Trends 2019 report.
A. International Labour OrganizationB. United Nations
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17Who among the following has taken charge as the Chief of Staff at Eastern Naval Command, Vishakhapatnam?
A. SN GhormadeB. Ajit Kumar
C. Karambir Singh D. Anil Kumar Chawla
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18Who has been appointed as the chairman of Central Board of Direct Taxes by the Appointments Committee of Cabinet?
A. Hardeep SrivastavaB. Prakash Chandran
C. Pramod Chandra Mody D. Laxman Das
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19Who has won the Sustainable Development Leadership Award for year 2019 at WSDS?
A. Frank BainimaramaB. Pawan Kumar Chamling
C. Anand Mahindra D. James Alix Michel
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20Who will launch SPHEREx Mission to investigate Universe?
C. SpaceX D. JAXA
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