Current Affairs Quiz 14th October 2018

  • 1. India has recently been elected to an international organisation for 3 years. What is the name of the organisation?
   A.) Nuclear Suppliers Group
   B.) UNHRC
   C.) UNDP
   D.) OPEC

Answer: Option 'B'

​UNHRC

  • 2. Who won Hyderabad girls’, under 20, 100m with a timing of 12.50s in the fifth Telangana Open State athletics meet?
   A.) Nithya
   B.) Madheshwari
   C.) Priyadarshini
   D.) Harshitha

Answer: Option 'A'

Nithya

  • 3. Recently, Annapurna Devi has passed away in Mumbai. She was a famous_______.
   A.) Musician
   B.) Poet
   C.) Politician
   D.) Sport woman

Answer: Option 'A'

​Musician

  • 4. What was the theme of the World Bank's World Development Report 2018?
   A.) Social movements and growth of society
   B.) Country and the nature of growth in GDP
   C.) The changing nature of work
   D.) Employment and the growth of a nation

Answer: Option 'C'

​The changing nature of work

  • 5. Who is appointed the new Solicitor General of India?
   A.) Rajiv Mehrishi
   B.) Tushar Mehta
   C.) K.K.Venugopal
   D.) Ranjit Kumar

Answer: Option 'B'

​Tushar Mehta

  • 6. Coal India Ltd. (CIL) is to jointly set up with NLC India (NLCIL) for _________ of power generation capacity.
   A.) 10000 MW
   B.) 5000 MW
   C.) 15000 MW
   D.) 1000 MW

Answer: Option 'B'

5000 MW

  • 7. With which university did ISRO sign MoU to set up the Satish Dhawan Center for Space Science in the University?
   A.) Central University of Jammu 
   B.) Jawaharlal Nehru University
   C.) Indra Gandhi University
   D.) Anna University

Answer: Option 'A'

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) signed a MoU with the Central University of Jammu (CUJ) in Jammu for setting up of the Satish Dhawan Center for Space Science in the University.

  • 8. Which state government Which state Government vaccination of Gir lions against deadly Canine Distemper Virus CDV?
   A.) Kerala
   B.) Gujarat 
   C.) TamilNadu
   D.) Bihar

Answer: Option 'B'

Gujarat 

  • 9. Which minister informs on winning UNHRC election?
   A.) Shri Sushma Swaraj
   B.) Shri Naresh Iyer
   C.) Shri Arun Jaitley
   D.) Shri Farooz Khan

Answer: Option 'A'

Shri Sushma Swaraj

  • 10. Which country agreed to sign agreement with India to Enhance Bilateral Trade Relations?
   A.) Saudi Arabia
   B.) Azerbaijan 
   C.) Pakistan
   D.) Indonesia

Answer: Option 'B'

India and Azerbaijan agreed to sign agreement with India to Enhance Bilateral Trade Relations.