Current Affairs 2019-02-17 - Questions (Section-1)
1Indian Air Force to display firepower in which of the following state?
A. RajasthanB. Andra Pradesh
C. Odisha D. Jammu & Kashmir
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2India's first district cooling system to be built in __________, Andra Pradesh.
A. VijayawadaB. Amaravati
C. Guntur D. Nellore
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3Name of the Union Minister, who launched the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna - Urban (PMAY-U) mobile application at New Delhi.
A. Narendra Singh TomarB. R. K. Singh
C. Hardeep Singh Puri D. Prakash Javadekar
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4Name the Union Minister who inaugurated the North Karnataka Agromet Forecasting and Research Centre (NKAFC) in Dharwad, Karnataka.
A. Sushma SwarajB. Dr. Harsh Vardhan
C. Rajnath Singh D. Prakash Javadekar
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5The 3rd Indo-German Environment Forum was held in __________.
A. ChennaiB. New Delhi
C. Mumbai D. Kolkata
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6Union Minister of Defence, Nirmala Sitharaman signed a Security Protection agreement between India and this country recently.
A. SwedenB. Brazil
C. Switzerland D. Norway
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7Which among the following became the First US Bank with Cryptocurrency?
A. Bank of AmericaB. Goldman Sachs
C. JP Morgan Chase & Co D. Wells Fargo
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8Which City topped and won the Swachhata Excellence Awards 2019?
A. Alappuzha of KeralaB. Ambikapur of Chhattisgarh
C. Kumbakonam of Tamil Nadu D. Raigarh of Chhattisgarh
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9Which country recently agreed to join Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay to present joint 2030 FIFA World Cup bid?
A. ChileB. Germany
C. Spain D. Brazil
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10Which state assembly has passed bill to end the minimum education criterion for panchayat and civic poll candidates, recently?
A. BiharB. Uttar Pradesh
C. Maharashtra D. Rajasthan
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11Who inaugurated 58th Meeting of Central Geological Programming Board (CGPB) in New Delhi?
A. Narendra Singh TomarB. Radha Mohan Singh
C. D. V. Sadananda Gowda D. Thawar Chand Gehlot
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12Who launched 'Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Mandhan' Scheme a pension scheme for the labours?
A. Dharmendra PradhanB. Nirmala Sitharaman
C. Nitin Gadkari D. Piyush Goyal
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13Who was sworn in as US Attorney General for the second time?
A. Alberto GonzalesB. William Barr
C. Edwin Meese D. Michael Mukasey
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14Who was the recepient of Ashoka Chakra for year 2019?
A. Hangpan DadaB. Mohan Goswami
C. Jyoti Prakash Nirala D. Nazir Ahmad Wani
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15Who will be awarded the Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony for the year 2016?
A. Arvind ParikhB. A. V. Rama Rao
C. Ram Sutar Vanji D. Chhayanaut
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