Current Affairs Quiz Set - 2 - RRB ALP & Group D 2018 Exams

  • On 11th April 2018, the National Safe Motherhood Day was celebrated across India. India was the first country in the world to declare a National Safe Motherhood Day on April 11th on Kasturba Gandhi’s birth anniversary in 2003, on the request of WRAI (White Ribbon Alliance for Safe Motherhood, India). On this day awareness is created on maternity healthcare facilities for pregnant and lactating women. The theme for National Safe Motherhood Day 2018 is: ‘Respectful Maternity Care’.
  • 1. When was the National Safe Motherhood Day themed ‘Respectful Maternity Care’ celebrated?
   A.) April 12
   B.) April 11
   C.) April 10
   D.) April 09

Answer: Option 'B'

April 12

  • 2. The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) has constituted 12-member committee to review enforcement of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) provisions under Companies Act, 2013. Who is the head of this committee?
   A.) Manmohan Desai
   B.) Manmohan Juneja
   C.) Prakash Mehra
   D.) Kader Khan

Answer: Option 'B'

Manmohan Juneja

  • 3. Which country has topped the latest FIFA rankings that were released on 12th April 2018?
   A.) Brazil
   B.) Germany
   C.) Argentina
   D.) France

Answer: Option 'B'

Germany

  • 4. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of which country has approved marketing of IDx-DR, first Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based device to detect certain diabetes-related eye problems?
   A.) United States
   B.) China
   C.) France
   D.) India

Answer: Option 'A'

United States

  • 5. On April 12, 2018, Tripura State Government approved Rs 50.67 crore to set up an Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT). Where will the IIIT be set up?
   A.) Bodhjungnagar
   B.) Agartala
   C.) Belonia
   D.) Unakoti

Answer: Option 'A'

Bodhjungnagar

  • 6. National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) has signed a MoU with the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) to provide skill training to 500 youth and women at ____?
   A.) Vishakapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
   B.) Kudankulam, Tamil Nadu
   C.) Neyveli, Tamil Nadu
   D.) Nashik, Maharashtra

Answer: Option 'B'

Kudankulam, Tamil Nadu

  • 7. Which bank has recently announced the launch of its UK subsidiary with an initial capital commitment of 225 million pounds from its parent entity?
   A.) State Bank of India (SBI)
   B.) HDFC Bank
   C.) ICICI Bank
   D.) Bank of India

Answer: Option 'A'

State Bank of India (SBI)

  • 8. Sodexo has partnered with which payments bank to enable mobile-based payments through Sodexo Meal Card in India?
   A.) Airtel Payments Bank
   B.) Jio Payments Bank
   C.) India Post Payments Bank
   D.) Fino Payments Bank

Answer: Option 'B'

Jio Payments Bank

  • 9. Which entity has tied up with Common Service Centre (CSC) to run micro enterprises promotion programme (MEPP) in 115 aspirational districts across India?
   A.) NABARD (National Bank For Agriculture And Rural Development)
   B.) SBI (State Bank of India)
   C.) Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)
   D.) SEBI (Securities and Exchange Board of India)

Answer: Option 'C'

Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)

  • 10. The Chief Minister of which state launched ‘QUEST’, a centre to evaluate and quantify special development budget allocations and their impact on tribal development, on 10th April 2018?
   A.) Tamil Nadu
   B.) Maharashtra
   C.) Madhya Pradesh
   D.) Andhra Pradesh

Answer: Option 'B'

Maharashtra