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Current Affairs MCQ Questions 2018 March 13 Set-2

In which state, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) will set up a multi-skill centre?

a. West Bengal
b. Punjab
c. Telangana
d. Karnataka
e. Sikkim

In which state, India’s first coastal policing academy “The National Academy of Coastal Policing (NACP)” was set up?

a. Gujarat
b. Odisha
c. West Bengal
d. Maharashtra
e. Goa

In which state, India’s tallest tricolour was hoisted?

a. Kerala
b. Goa
c. Maharashtra
d. Madhya Pradesh
e. Karnataka

In which state, Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with visiting French President Emmanuel Macron inaugurated a 101-megawatt solar power plant?

a. Maharashtra
b. Madhya Pradesh
c. Bihar
d. Uttar Pradesh
e. Gujarat

India announced how much amount of line of credit to support 27 solar power projects in 15 countries at the Founding Conference of the International Solar Alliance (ISA-2018)?

a. USD 1.4 billion
b. USD 2.0 billion
c. USD 2.4 billion
d. USD 3.0 billion

India has extended how much amount of line of credit to support 27 solar power projects in 15 countries at the Founding Conference of the International Solar Alliance (ISA-2018)?

a. $2.4 billion
b. $1.0 billion
c. $1.4 billion
d. $2.0 billion

India has offered how much amount of Line of Credit (LoC) to Mauritius for defence procurement?

a. $100 million
b. $500 million
c. $300 million
d. $200 million

India has ranked _____ out of 156 countries in the World Happiness Report 2018.

a. 129th
b. 130th
c. 131st
d. 132nd
e. 133rd

India won which award at the ‘ITB- Berlin World Tourist Meet’ that convened recently in Berlin, Germany?

a. Best Tourism Friendly Nation
b. Best Exhibitor Award
c. Best Partner Nation
d. Best Sustainable Destination Award

India’s first national coastal policing academy has set up in which district of Gujarat?

a. Ahmedabad
b. Gir Somnath
c. Devbhumi Dwarka
d. Junagadh

India’s largest bank, State Bank of India has slashed charges for non-maintenance of Average Monthly Balance (AMB) in savings accounts by nearly _______%.

a. 25%
b. 30%
c. 50%
d. 75%
e. 80%

India’s tallest Flag has been unfurled in which city of Karnataka?

a. Belagavi
b. Bengaluru
c. Ballari
d. Bidar

Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) was awarded the International Kochon Prize 2017 for promoting research and development (R&D) in tuberculosis treatment. What was the cash prize awarded to ICMR?

a. $60,000
b. $65,000
c. $70,000
d. $75,000
e. $80,000

Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) entered into an agreement with the ____________, for increased cooperation in effective implementation of the insolvency law.

a. RBI
c. Lok Sabha
d. Rajya Sabha
e. CBI

International Air Transport Association (IATA) said that, it has signed a MoU with the Ministry of Civil Aviation and ______________ to improve human resource availability in India’s aviation industry?

a. National Aviation University
b. National Life Science University
c. University of Applied Sciences
d. University Grants Commission
e. National Aerospace University

Jayendra Nath Chaturvedi recently passed away. Who was he?

a. Lawyer
b. Journalist
c. Cook
d. Police
e. Dietician

Ken Dodd recently passed away. Who was he?

a. Dancer
b. Doctor
c. Comedian
d. Guitarist
e. Violinist

Lok Sabha passed the crucial Finance Bill 2018 and Appropriation Bill for the next fiscal year i.e. 2018-19. By what method both these bills were passed?

a. Secret Ballot
b. Casting Vote
c. Physical Count
d. Recording of votes by distribution of slips
e. Voice Vote

Name the famous French fashion designer who passed away recently?

a. Christian Dior
b. Hubert de Givenchy
c. Yves Saint Laurent
d. Christobal Balenciaga

Name the Indian woman who has become world No 2 in the women’s 65kg category in the latest rankings released by the United World Wrestling?

a. Navjot Kaur
b. Geeta Phogat
c. Babita Phogat
d. Ritu Phogat
e. Vinesh Phogat

Name the states in which the Government has constituted ‘Field Inspection and Scientific Evaluation Committee (FISEC)’ to investigate into illegal cultivation of HT (Herbicide Tolerant) cotton.

a. Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Gujarat and Maharashtra
b. Andhra Pradesh, Sikkim, Gujarat and Odisha
c. Arunachal Pradesh, Telangana, Gujarat and Karnataka
d. Madhya Pradesh, Sikkim, Gujarat and Nagaland
e. Kerala, Rajasthan, Manipur and Nagaland

Name the village from Jharkhand district, that has become the first ‘alcohol-free’ village in the state?

a. Bokaro
b. Chatra
c. Deoghar
d. Banlotwa
e. Garhwa

Narendra Jha recently passed away. Who was he?

a. Actor
b. Singer
c. Dancer
d. Researcher
e. Journalist

Narendra Jha, the noted film and television actor passed away. He was native to which state?

a. Uttar Pradesh
b. Rajasthan
c. Bihar
d. Madhya Pradesh

Nasscom and WeWork along with which company launched Design4India Studio in Bengaluru, Karnataka?

a. Apple
b. IBM
c. Google
d. Facebook
e. Capgemini

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