Q.1 By whom the Himalayan State Regional Council will be chaired?
NITI AAYOG has created Himalayan State Regional Council to cater the need of holistic development of Himalayan states. Council has been constituted to review and implement the identified action points based on the Reports of five Working Groups, which were established along thematic areas to prepare a roadmap for action. The Himalayan State Regional Council will be chaired by the Dr VK Saraswat, Member, NITI Aayog and will consist of the Chief Secretaries of the Himalayan States as well as the Secretaries of key Central Ministries.
Q.2 Which of the following country has built an ‘Artificial Sun’?
China has built an ‘artificial sun’ that reaches temperature six times that of the core of the sun.
Q.3 Which of the following Country has launched ‘Rogun hydro-electric project’?
Tajikistan inaugurated a US$ 3.9 billion ‘Rogun hydro-electric project’ on 16 November 2018.
Q.4 what is the name of first line of Africa’s first ever high speed train?
French President Emmanuel Macron and Morocco’s King Mohammed VI have inaugurated Morocco’s first high-speed rail line, the first ever such line in Africa. The king Mohammed VI named the first line as ‘Al Boraq’.
Q.5 Who wins third straight IBSF World Billiards Championship in the 150-up format?
Pankaj Advani wins third straight Billiards title
Q.6 On which date national press day is celebrated?
National Press Day observed on 16 November
Q.7 Which of the following festival is being organised from 16th November?
‘Aadi Mahotsav’ being organised from 16 Nov
Q.8 The state emblem of Andhra Padesh has inspired by Which school of art
Andhra Pradesh government has released a new state emblem after 4 years of state bifurcation in 2014. The state emblem is inspired by Amravati School of Art.
Q.9 Read the Sentences Carefully
1. The Ministry of Tourism has inaugurated two circuits under Swadesh Darshan Scheme at PTSO Lake in Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh.
2. These projects are “Development of North East Circuits: Bhalukpong- Bomdila - Tawang Project & Nafra- Seppa- Pappu, Pasa, Pakke Valleys- Sangdupota- New Sagalee- Ziro- Yomcha Project ”.
3. The PCI has been mandated by Parliament to improve the standards of journalism and maintain its freedom.
Which of the above sentences is /are correct
The Ministry of Tourism has inaugurated two circuits under Swadesh Darshan Scheme at PTSO Lake in Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh. These projects are “Development of North East Circuits: Bhalukpong- Bomdila - Tawang Project & Nafra- Seppa- Pappu, Pasa, Pakke Valleys- Sangdupota- New Sagalee- Ziro- Yomcha Project ”.
Q.10 E-learning portal ‘NIPUN’ has launched by which state police?
Delhi Police Launches E-Learning Portal ‘NIPUN’
Q.11 Which of the following word has been declared as oxford word of the Year?
‘Toxic’ declared Oxford Word of the Year