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26th February 2019 Current Affairs Quiz

1. In which city Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the Gita Aradhana Mahotsav?
1. Varanasi
2. Haridwar
3. New Delhi
4. Kanpur

2. ‘Rail Drishti Dashboard’ has been launched by ……….
1. Piyush Goyal
2. Narendra Modi
3. Ashwani Lohani
4. Sushma Swaraj

3. Iran’s Foreign Minister has announced his resignation. What is his name?
1. Hassan Rouhani
2. Mohammad Javad Zarif
3. Ali Khamenei
4. Mohammad-Ali Rajai

4. Who has won the Cannes International Open trophy?
1. Abhijeet Gupta
2. Santosh Gujrathi
3. Deep Sengupta
4. None of These

5. Gandhi Peace Prize for 2018 won by ………..
1. Vivekananda Kendra
2. Yohei Sasakawa
3. Akshaya Patra foundation
4. Ekal Abhiyan Trust

6. Indra Nooyi has joined Board of Directors of which online retail?
1. Flipkart
2. Amazon
3. Metro AG
4. Wal-mart

7. Brij Bhushan Sharan elected as WFI President. What is full name of WFI?
1. Wrestling Federation of International
2. Wrestling Federation of India
3. Wrestling Federation of Indonesia
4. Weightlifting Federation of India

8. Mukhyamantri Yuva Swabhiman Yojana launched by which state Govt.?
1. Odisha
2. Punjab
3. Bihar
4. Madhya Pradesh

9. Suresh Prabhu has inaugurated two National Institutes of Design (NID) in which city?
1. Bhopal
2. Jorhat
3. Patna
4. (1) and (2) both

10. “Skill Saathi Youth Conclave” under Skill India Mission has been inaugurated in which state?
1. Odisha
2. Goa
3. Manipur
4. Assam

11. GST council has cut tax on under construction residential houses to 5%. This new rate will come into effect from …..
1. 30 March 2019
2. 1 March 2019
3. 1 April 2019
4. 30 April 2019

1. In which city Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the Gita Aradhana Mahotsav?

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Today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the Gita Aradhana Mahotsav at ISKCON, East of Kailash in New Delhi.

2. 'Rail Drishti Dashboard' has been launched by ..........

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Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has launched a dashboard for passengers to keep track of train punctuality as well as other such information from anywhere in the country.

3. Iran’s Foreign Minister has announced his resignation. What is his name?

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Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (59-years) announced his resignation.

4. Who has won the Cannes International Open trophy?

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Indian Grandmaster ‘Abhijeet Gupta’ lifted the Cannes International Open Chess trophy.

5. Gandhi Peace Prize for 2018 won by ...........

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The 2018 Gandhi Peace Prize was conferred on Yohei Sasakawa, who is at the forefront of many philanthropic initiatives. His compassionate nature can be seen in the manner in which he has worked to eliminate leprosy in India.

6. Indra Nooyi has joined Board of Directors of which online retail?

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India-born former PepsiCo’s CEO Indra Nooyi has joined the online retail giant Amazon’s board of directors.

7. Brij Bhushan Sharan elected as WFI President. What is full name of WFI?

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Brijbhushan Sharan Singh (62-years) has been elected unopposed as President of Wrestling Federation of India (WFI).

8. Mukhyamantri Yuva Swabhiman Yojana launched by which state Govt.?

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Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath has launched the state Government’s flagship scheme ‘Mukhyamantri Yuva Swabhiman Yojana’ to urban youths (21-30 years) from economically weaker sections.

9. Suresh Prabhu has inaugurated two National Institutes of Design (NID) in which city?

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Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, inaugurated National Institutes of Design (NID) at Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh and Jorhat in Assam through video conference from New Delhi on 22nd February 2019.

10. “Skill Saathi Youth Conclave” under Skill India Mission has been inaugurated in which state?

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The Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has inaugurated a “Skill Saathi Youth Conclave” to create awareness about various programmes under Skill India Mission in Bhubaneshwar, Odisha.

11. GST council has cut tax on under construction residential houses to 5%. This new rate will come into effect from .....

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The GST Council slashed tax rates on under-construction housing properties to 5% (existing 12%). The new tax rates will come into effect from 1st April 2019.

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