Current Affairs Quiz of June 2018 Set - 8

  • 1. An Irish author has won the €100,000 (nearly ₹80 lakh) International Dublin literary award 2018 for his one-sentence novel "Solar Bones". Who is he?
   A.) James Plunkett
   B.) Mike McCormack
   C.) Ken Bruen
   D.) William Wall

Answer: Option 'B'

Mike McCormack

  • 2. The 10th Meeting of Global Alliance to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis (GAELF) was recently held at?
   A.) Mumbai
   B.) Jaipur
   C.) New Delhi
   D.) Lucknow

Answer: Option 'C'

New Delhi

  • 3. World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) is observed on?
   A.) 15th June
   B.) 16th June
   C.) 17th June
   D.) 19th June

Answer: Option 'A'

15th June

  • 4. Who is set to become the 1st Indian to play in the English T20 league after being signed by defending champions Western Storm?
   A.) Smriti Mandhana
   B.) Harmanpreet Kaur
   C.) Ekta Bisht
   D.) Jhulan Goswami

Answer: Option 'A'

Smriti Mandhana

  • 5. Which state is going to become the 1st Indian state to get completely covered under the piped gas distribution network?
   A.) Andhra Pradesh
   B.) Mumbai
   C.) Gujarat
   D.) Rajasthan

Answer: Option 'C'

Gujarat