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Daily Current Affairs 10.10.2018

Important Current GK Notes

(1) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has estimated a growth rate of 7.3 percent for India in the current year of 2018 and that of 7.4 percent in 2019.

 

अंतरराष्ट्रीय मुद्रा कोष (आईएमएफ) ने भारत की आर्थिक वृद्धि दर 2018 में 7.3% और 2019 में 7.4% रहने का अनुमान जताया है।

 

(2) According to a report by Oxfam and Development Finance International, India is ranked 147th in the list of 157 countries in terms of commitment to overcome inequality. Denmark has topped this list.

 

आक्सफैम तथा डेवलपमेंट फाइनेंस इंटरनेशनल की एक रिपोर्ट के अनुसार, असमानता को दूर करने की प्रतिबद्धता के मामले में 157 देशों की सूची में भारत 147वें स्थान पर है। डेनमार्क इस सूची में शीर्ष पर है।

 

(3) Ekta Bhyan won India’s fourth gold at the Asian Para Games by topping the women’s club throw event.

 

एकता भयान ने एशियाई पैरा खेलों में महिलाओं की क्लब थ्रो स्पर्धा में भारत को चौथा स्वर्ण पदक दिलाया ।

 

(4) British athletics star Mo Farah has won the Chicago Marathon.

 

ब्रिटिश एथलेटिक्स स्टार मो फराह ने शिकागो मैराथन जीता है।

 

(5) Weightlifter Jeremy Lalrinnunga won India’s maiden gold medal at the Youth Olympics, claiming the top honours in the men’s 62kg category.

 

भारोत्तोलक जेरेमी लालरिनुंगा ने युवा ओलंपिक में भारत को पहला स्वर्ण पदक दिलाते हुए भारत को 62 किलो वर्ग में पहला स्वर्ण पदक दिलाया ।

 

(6) Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has signed memorandum of understanding (MoU) with UN Environment for coherent implementation of the environment.

 

भारतीय उद्योग परिसंघ (सीआईआई) ने पर्यावरण के सुसंगत कार्यान्वयन के लिए संयुक्त राष्ट्र पर्यावरण के साथ समझौता ज्ञापन (एमओयू) पर हस्ताक्षर किए हैं।

 

(7) ESIC wins ‘ISSA GOOD Practice Award, Asia & the Pacific 2018’.

 

ईएसआईसी ने “आईएसएसए श्रेष्ठ कार्यप्रणाली पुरस्कार, एशिया और प्रशांत 2018” जीता।

 

(8) William Nordhaus and Paul Romer have been selected for 2018 Nobel Prize in Economics.

 

विलियम नॉर्डहॉस और पॉल रोमेर को अर्थशास्त्र में 2018 के नोबेल पुरस्कार के लिए चुना गया है।

 

(9) Google announced the closure of its social network Google + (Google Plus).

 

गूगल ने अपने सोशल नेटवर्क गूगल+ (गूगल प्लस) को बंद करने की घोषणा की।

 

(10) The Women and Child Development Ministry has signed an agreement with the NASSCOM, a trade association of Indian IT companies, for ensuring effective implementation of Poshan Abhiyan.

 

केंद्रीय महिला एवं बाल विकास मंत्रालय ने देश में ‘पोषण अभियान’ के प्रभावी क्रियान्वयन के लिए आईटी कंपनियों के वाणिज्यिक संघ नासकॉम के साथ समझौता किया है।

 

Economy Solved Practice Set for RAS Prelims Exam

 

Geography of Rajasthan with topic wise Practice MCQ

 

राजस्थान का भूगोल:राजस्थान सिविल सेवा परीक्षा

 

(PRACTICE MCQ)BUDGET & ECONOMIC SURVEY-RAJASTHAN

 

Art and Culture of Rajasthan with Practice MCQ

 

History of Rajasthan in English with topic wise Practice MCQ

 

Daily Current Affairs Quiz

  1. Which state has become the partner state at 2018 Goa International Film Festival to showcase its culture and favourable filmmaking incentives?

(a)Uttarakhand

(b)Jharkhand

(c)Kerala

(d)Telangana

 

  1. Which country has successfully test-fired Gauri ballistic missile capable of carrying both conventional and nuclear warheads up to a distance of 1,300 kilometres?

(a)Nepal

(b)Pakistan

(c)Russia

(d)China

 

  1. As per the International Monetary Fund (IMF)’s latest report, what is India’s economic growth rate for 2019?

(A) 7.1%

(b) 7.2%

(c) 7.3%

(D) 7.4%

 

  1. The Indian Government has decided to cover crop loss due to wild animal attacks under which of its schemes?

(a)PMJJBY

(b)PMSBY

(c)KVP

(d)PMFBY

 

  1. India International Science Festival (IISF-2018) was concluded in which city?

(a)New Delhi

(b)Bhopal

(c)Lucknow

(d)Pune

 

  1. The government constituted the Strategic Policy Group (SPG) to assist the National Security Council under whose chairmanship?

(a)Ajit Doval

(b)Tapan Ray

(c)Sushil Modi

(d)Bipin Rawat

 

  1. Which social network platform is going to shut down its own product due to a bug?

(a)Facebook

(b)Google

(c)Reddit

(d)MySpace

 

  1. The Indian Railways has signed two agreements with which nation?

(a)Russia

(b)UK

(c)Japan

(d)Germany

 

  1. Who heads the reconstituted Pollution watchdog Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA)?

(a)Bhure Lal

(b)Ajay Mathur

(c)Navroz K. Dubach

(d)Arunabha Ghosh

 

  1. Who has become the India’s first judoka to win a medal at the Olympics – junior or senior?

(a)Garima Chaudhary

(b)Kalpana Thou dam

(c)Tababi Devi Thangjam

(d)Sushila Likmabam

 

  1. Which of the following have been awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize for Economics?

(a)Damian Roland and Christina Choung

(b)William Nordhaus and Paul Romer

(c)Daniel Kahneman and Richard H. Thaler

(d)Friedrich Hayek and Elinor Ostrom

 

  1. India–West Africa Conclave was recently held in which country?

(a)Ghana

(b)Nigeria

(c)Egypt

(d)Kenya

 

Answers:

1: (b) Jharkhand

2: (b) Pakistan

3: (d) 7.4%

4: (d) PMFBY

5: (c) Lucknow

6: (a) Ajit Doval

7: (b) Google

8: (a) Russia

9: (a) Bhure Lal

10 ( c) Tababi Devi Thangjam

11 ( b) William Nordhaus and Paul Romer

12 ( b) Nigeria

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