26th October 2018 Current Affairs Quiz

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26th October 2018 Current Affairs Quiz

1.Where the three-day farmers’ conclave ‘Krishi Kumbha 2018’ has inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi?
a.Ranchi
b.Haryana
c.Lucknow
d.Varanasi

2.Minster of Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar launched the web portal of SPARC in New Delhi. What does “A” represents in SPARC?
a.Advanced
b.Academic
c.Automotive
d.Agriculture

3.Who is the first female president of Ethiopia?
a.Birtukan Mideksa
b.Azeb Mesfin
c.Sahle-Work Zewde
d.Sinknesh Ejigu

4.Who win the Bronze Medal in World Wrestling Championship in the Women’s freestyle?
a.Geeta Phogat
b.Babita Phogat
c.Alka Tomar
d.Pooja Dhanda

5.Who become the number one ranked in football team in the world according to the latest FIFA rankings?
a.Belgium
b.Germany
c.Tunisia
d.Croatia

6.Which country wins 2018 CAPAM International Innovation Award 2018?
a.India
b.China
c.Japan
d.United state

7.‘Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony’ for the years 2014, 2015 and 2016 were announced. Who among the following has been awarded for the year 2016?
a.Zubin Mehta
b.Rajkumar Singhajit Singh
c.Ram Vanji Sutar
d.Chhayanaut

8.Which company appoints ex-SBI chief Arundhati Bhattacharya as the Independent director?
a.TCS
b.Infosys
c.Reliance
d.Wipro

9.Where did the North Atlantic Treaty Organization biggest military begun?
a.Sweden
b.Norway
c.Finland
d.Croatia

10.In which state the state’s information and public relation Minister ‘Bamang Felix’ has inaugurated the two days children’s Film Bonanza begins?
a.Arunachal Pradesh
b.Uttar Pradesh
c.Sikkim
d.Assam

11.India has recently signed agreements with which country for enhancing inland and coastal waterways connectivity for trade and cruise movements?
a.Singapore
b.Bangladesh
c.Sri Lanka
d.Indonesia

1. Where the three-day farmers’ conclave ‘Krishi Kumbha 2018’ has inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi?

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated three-day farmers' conclave 'Krishi Kumbh 2018' in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh (via video conferencing).

2. Minster of Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar launched the web portal of SPARC in New Delhi. What does “A” represents in SPARC?

Correct! Wrong!

SPARC (Scheme for Promotion of Academic and Research Collaboration) scheme aims at improving the research ecosystem of India’s higher educational institutions by facilitating academic and research collaborations between Indian Institutions and the best institutions in the world.

3. Who is the first female president of Ethiopia?

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Ethiopia’s parliament has appointed the country’s first female President, Sahle-Work Zewde.

4. Who win the Bronze Medal in World Wrestling Championship in the Women’s freestyle?

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Pooja Dhanda has won a bronze medal in the women's freestyle (57kg weight class) in Wrestling World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.

5. Who become the number one ranked in football team in the world according to the latest FIFA rankings?

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According to the latest FIFA rankings, Belgium is the number one ranked football team in the world.

6. Which country wins CAPAM International Innovation Award 2018?

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India has won the prestigious 2018 Commonwealth Association for Public Administration and Management Award.

7. ‘Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony’ for the years 2014, 2015 and 2016 were announced. Who among the following has been awarded for the year 2016?

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The awards were given to Manipuri dancer, Rajkumar Singhajit Singh (2014), Chhayanaut (a cultural organisation of Bangladesh) (2015) and sculptor, Ram Vanji Sutar (2016).

8. Which company appoints ex-SBI chief Arundhati Bhattacharya as the Independent director?

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Former SBI chairperson Arundhati Bhattacharya has been appointed as an independent director of Wipro (IT company) for a term of 5 years (from 1st Jan 2019), subject to the approval of shareholders.

9. Where did the North Atlantic Treaty Organization biggest military begun?

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The NATO's (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) biggest military maneuvers (since the Cold War) has begun in Norway.

10. In which state the state’s information and public relation Minister ‘Bamang Felix’ has inaugurated the two days children’s Film Bonanza begins?

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The state’s Information and public relation (IPR) Minister ‘Bamang Felix’ has inaugurated the two days Children’s Film Bonanza begins in Naharlagun, Arunachal Pradesh.

11. India has recently signed agreements with which country for enhancing inland and coastal waterways connectivity for trade and cruise movements?

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India and Bangladesh have signed several agreements for enhancing inland and coastal waterways connectivity for trade and cruise movements.

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