Current Affairs Questions for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018 April Quiz Set - 2

  • 1. On April 5, 2018, Union Minister for Railways and Coal, Piyush Goyal launched UTTAM App for Coal Quality Monitoring. Expand UTTAM?
   A.) Unveiling Transparency by Third Party Assessment of Mined Coal
   B.) Unveiling Transparency by Third Party Analysis of Mined Coal
   C.) Unlocking Transparency by Third Party Assessment of Mined Coal
   D.) Unlocking Transparency by Third Party Analysis of Mined Coal

Answer: Option 'C'

Unlocking Transparency by Third Party Assessment of Mined Coal

  • 2. Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj attended the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Ministerial Conference themed “Promoting international peace and security for sustainable development” on 5th and 6th April 2018. Where was the conference held?
   A.) Baku, Azerbaijan
   B.) Astana, Kazakhstan
   C.) Tehran, Iran
   D.) Karachi, Pakistan

Answer: Option 'A'

Baku, Azerbaijan

  • 3. Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has constituted a five-member working group to examine the taxation aspects related to HNWIs who are migrating abroad to other jurisdictions. What does HNWI stand for?
   A.) High Net Worth Individuals
   B.) High Net Worth Indians
   C.) High Net Work Individuals
   D.) High Net Work Indians

Answer: Option 'A'

High Net Worth Individuals

  • 4. Which ministry constituted a 10-member committee to regulate online portals, including news websites, entertainment sites and media aggregators on 4th April 2018?
   A.) Union Ministry of Science and Technology
   B.) Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
   C.) Union Ministry of Commerce and Industry
   D.) Union Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

Answer: Option 'B'

Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

  • 5. Name the entity that put forth a concept of open architecture-based public Wi-Fi grid to bring down the cost of the internet by 90%, on April 5, 2018?
   A.) Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL)
   B.) Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)
   C.) Bharat Broadband Network Limited (BBNL)
   D.) Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

Answer: Option 'B'

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)

  • 6. Where is Jammu’s first tulip garden located?
   A.) Sansar
   B.) Katra
   C.) Majhin
   D.) Rohtak

Answer: Option 'A'

Sansar

  • 7. Khadi Store Locator App was launched at the 9th meeting of National Board of Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) in New Delhi on 6th April 2018 by Minister of State for Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (Independent Charge) ____?
   A.) Giriraj Singh
   B.) Rajnath Singh
   C.) Suresh Prabhu
   D.) Maonj Sinha

Answer: Option 'A'

Giriraj Singh

  • 8. Union Ministry of Tribal affairs has approved establishment of the first multipurpose “Van Dhan Vikas Kendra” for value addition of Forest Produce, at which location?
   A.) Ranchi, Jharkhand
   B.) Bijapur, Chhattisgarh
   C.) Dispur, Assam
   D.) Imphal, Manipur

Answer: Option 'B'

Bijapur, Chhattisgarh

  • 9. Which state government launched Amma Free Wi-Fi zones in 5 cities on 5th April 2018?
   A.) Kerala
   B.) Tamil Nadu
   C.) Telangana
   D.) Andhra Pradesh

Answer: Option 'B'

Tamil Nadu

  • 10. ‘SAHYOG-HYEOBLYEOG 2018’ held on April 5, 2018 off the Chennai coast is a joint anti-piracy, search and rescue exercise between India and ____?
   A.) Japan
   B.) United States
   C.) South Korea
   D.) Germany

Answer: Option 'C'

South Korea