Important Current Affairs Quiz 26th May

Que. 1 North Korea has carried out demolition of which nuclear test site?

1.Kumchon

2.Punggye-ri

3.Sinmak

4.Pyongyang

5.Huichon

Que. 2 Which country tested its first drone-carried meteorological data monitor to undertake atmospheric observations?

1.Russia

2.India

3.China

4.Pakistan

5.Taiwan

Que. 3 Which bank has launched its Digital Loans against Mutual Funds scheme?

1.HDFC Bank

2.ICICI Bank

3.Axis Bank

4.Kotak Mahindra Bank

5.DCB Bank

Que. 4 As per RBI, banks’ credit grew by _________% from May 2017 to May 2018.

1.5.09

2.8.11

3.9.56

4.12.64

5.10.32

Que. 5 Tapan Ray has been appointed as non executive chairperson of which bank?

1.Canara Bank

2.Central Bank of India

3.Sindh Bank

4.Dena Bank 

5.Allahabad Bank

Que. 6 India has launched a collaborative research programme on HIV/AIDS with ________ and ________.

1.Germany and Netherlands

2.Germany and France

3.France and Belgium

4.Netherlands and Sweden

5.Finland and Denmark

Que. 7 Which of the following is hosting the ASEAN India Film Festival 2018?

1.Goa

2.Singapore 

3.New Delhi 

4.Kuala Lumpur

5.Pattaya

Que. 8 Name the software launched in Rajasthan for presumptive diagnosis and monitoring of diseases.

1.Nidaan

2.Upchar

3.Pratham

4.Aushadhi

5.Nivaran

Que-9 Where will India’s first national sports university be set up?

1.Assam

2.Manipur

3.Jharkhand

4.Haryana

5.Punjab

Que. 10 Who has won the India Biodiversity Award 2018 in the category of ‘Conservation of wildlife species’?

1.Paryavaram Mitra portal 

2.Singchung Bugun Community Reserve

3.The National Audubon Society

4.Fauna and Flora international

5.Kalpavriksh Environment Action Group

Que. 11 Name the 1st country in south-east Asia to eliminate Trachoma.

1.Australia

2.Cambodia

3.Singapore

4.Nepal

5.Moldova

 Que. 12 Who has been conferred with the Nari Shakti Puraskar 2017?

1.INSV Tarini team 

2.Manika Batra 

3.Indian women’s cricket team

4.Indian women’s CWG shooting team

5.Indian Army women officers Bhagirathi expedition team

Que. 13 Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the Press Council of India (PCI)?

1.Justice Markandey Katju

2.Justice Chandramauli Kumar Prasad

3.Justice Gyan Sudha Misra

4.Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar

5.Justice Sujatha Manohar

Que. 14 ‘Surya Kiran’ is a joint military exercise between India and ________.

1.Bangladesh

2.Bhutan

3.Vietnam

4.Nepal

5.Indonesia

Que. 15 Which stock exchange has launched India’s first silver options contracts?

1.Inter-connected Stock Exchange of India

2.Multi Commodity Exchange

3.India International Exchange

4.United Stock Exchange of India

5.Bhubaneswar Stock Exchange

Que. 16 Who has been appointed as the new Vice Chief of Army Staff (VCOAS)?

1.Balwant Singh Negi

2.Devraj Anbu

3.Sunil Srivastava

4.Manoj Pande

5.Cherish Mathson

Que. 17 Read the following statements:

Minister for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship has launched the Samagra Shiksha scheme.

Samagra Shiksha scheme focuses on quality of school education from pre-school to senior secondary levels.

The scheme will enhance the use of digital technology in education.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

1.Only 1

2.1 and 3

3.2 and 3

4.Only 3

5.1, 2 and 3

Que. 18 Which actor will endorse the BHIM app & the Women Entrepreneurship Platform?

1.Rajkumar

2.Varun Dhawan

3.Salman Khan

4.Sushant Singh Rajput

5.Vicky Kaushal

 Que. 19 UNICEF has launched a ‘data visualization app’ to provide a user-friendly visual representation of analytics of which sector?

1.Health

2.Agriculture

3.Education

4.Employment

5.Energy 

Que. 20 Who has been appointed as MD & CEO of Airtel Payments Bank?

1.Anubrata Biswas

2.Shashi Roy

3.Gagan Phadnis

4.Shekhar Dutta

5.Ram Kishan Narang

 

 

 

Answer Key:-

 1-2        2-3        3-1       4-4        5-2

6-4       7-3       8-1       9-2       10-2

11-4    12-1    13-2    14-4       15-2

16-2   17-3   18-4     19-3        20-1

 

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