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Current Affairs MCQ Questions 2018 March 13 Set-1


______________ upheld judgements given by Madras High Court and Bombay High Court that foreign law firms cannot practice in India.


a. Parliament
b. President
c. Supreme Court
d. Lok Sabha
e. Rajya Sabha


‘MILAN 2018’, a multinational naval exercise hosted by Indian Navy began on March 6, 2018 at ___________?


a. Puducherry
b. Goa
c. Andaman and Nicobar Islands
d. West Bengal
e. Kerala


According to Sipri report, which country was the world’s largest exporter of major arms in 2013–17?


a. Russia
b. US
c. UK
d. Japan


According to Sipri report, which country was the world’s largest importer of major arms in 2013–17?


a. China
b. Saudi Arabia
c. India
d. Iran


An India-UK Joint Team has won the Newton-Bhabha Fund for a project on Groundwater Arsenic Research conducted in which river basin?


a. Ganga River Basin
b. Yamuna River Basin
c. Godavari River Basin
d. Damodar River Basin
e. Son River Basin


As per 5th edition of the Annual Survey of India’s City-Systems (ASICS) by Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy, which Indian city is on the top to show improvement in quality of governance in 2017?


a. Patna
b. Allahabad
c. Hyderabad
d. Amritsar
e. Pune


As per a report ‘Transactions 2025’ released by digital payments company AGS Transact in collaboration with ACI Worldwide, by 2025, India could witness around Rs _________ worth of digital transactions every year?


a. 3 lakh crores
b. 2 lakh crores
c. 1 lakh crores
d. 10 crores
e. 50 crores


As per cybersecurity and anti-virus provider, Kaspersky Labs, India ranks _______ worldwide on the list of countries facing web-borne threats?


a. 30th
b.31st
c. 32nd
d. 33rd
e. 34th


Begum Hamida Habibullah recently passed away. She was the former minister of which state?


a. West Bengal
b. Nagaland
c. Chhattisgarh
d. Tripura
e. Uttar Pradesh


Bidya Devi Bhandari was re-elected for a second term as the President of which country?


a. Srilanka
b. Myanmar
c. Nepal
d. Bhutan
e. Pakistan


Boeing and TAL Manufacturing Solutions (TAL) signed a new contract to manufacture advanced composite floor beams for Boeing’s 787-9/10 Dreamliners at TAL’s facility in which Indian city?


a. Patna
b. Pune
c. Nagpur
d. Lucknow
e. Kanpur


C-17 Globemaster, the Indian Air Force’s (IAF) largest transport aircraft, made a historic landing at Tuting Advanced Landing Ground (ALG) in__________?


a. Telangana
b. Arunachal Pradesh
c. Karnataka
d. Assam
e. Maharashtra


Ch Kamalamma recently passed away. Who was she?


a. Doctor
b. Politician
c. Lawyer
d. Violinist
e. Dancer


Ch Kamalamma, the veteran Communist leader has passed away. She was native of which state?


a. Telangana
b. Tripura
c. West Bengal
d. Kerala


Dr Ketzia David Prakasam has been presented the “Academy Award for Nobel Peace 2018”. She is from which country?


a. Japan
b. India
c. Netherlands
d. Sweden
e. USA


Government of India has decided to institute ‘Union Home Minister’s Medal for Excellence in Police Investigation’ award for best investigation of crime in order to encourage high professional standards in police forces. The Distribution of medals will be reviewed once in how many years on the basis of average crime data?


a. 2
b. 3
c. 4
d. 5
e. 6


How many countries signed the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) in Chile?


a. 19
b. 17
c. 15
d. 13
e. 11


How many Kilometre stretch of the Indo-Bangladesh border is declared as a ‘crime-free zone’ by the Director Generals of India’ Border Security Force (BSF) and Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB)?


a. 8.3 km
b. 8.5 km
c. 8.7 km
d. 8.9 km
e. 9 km


In which city of Andhra Pradesh, the senior National triathlon championship 2018 was held at?


a. Guntur
b. Kurnool
c. Visakhapatnam
d. Anantapur
e. Chittoor


In which coastal state, the Multilateral Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Air Force exercise, ‘Samvedna’ began off on March 12, 2018?


a. Gujarat
b. Odisha
c. Andhra Pradesh
d. Kerala
e. West Bengal


In which Indian city Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the ‘End TB Summit’ and launched ‘Tuberculosis Free India Campaign’?


a. Allahabad
b. New Delhi
c. Ahmadabad
d. Kolkata
e. Patna


In which Indian city, India’s biggest Media & Entertainment Services Market – enTTech 2018 was inaugurated?


a. Kolkata
b. Allahabad
c. Ahmedabad
d. Patna
e. Mumbai


In which Indian city, Less Traffic Day was observed on 11th March 2018?


a. Mysore
b. Chennai
c. Bengaluru
d. Mumbai
e. Delhi


In which Indian city, the French Minister of Higher Education, Research and Innovation, Frederique Vidal inaugurated an Indo-French Centre of Excellence (CoE)?


a. Mysuru
b. Kolkata
c. Pune
d. Kanpur
e. Bengaluru


In which of the following states, state’s first e-budget was presented at the legislative Assembly?


a. Assam
b. Karnataka
c. Kerala
d. West Bengal
e. Jharkhand

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