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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ – 18TH JUNE 2019


CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ – 18TH JUNE 2019
1.        Where was the fifth meeting of the Governing Council of the National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog held recently?
A) Pune
B) Kolkata
C) Mumbai
D) New Delhi
E) None of these

2.        Who has chaired the fifth meeting of the Governing Council of the National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog?
A) Rajnath Singh
B) NarendraModi
C) Amit Shah
D) NirmalaSitharaman
E) None of these

3.        Which year is set as a target year to make India a five trillion dollar economy?
A) 2030
B) 2025
C) 2024
D) 2020
E) None of these

4.        Which state has the lowest rate of female workforce participation, as per the Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS) data published by the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO)?
A) Bihar
B) Meghalaya
C) Mizoram
D) Himachal Pradesh
E) None of these

5.        Who will chair the newly constituted committee that will work on modalities of revising pension to over 25 lakh ex-servicemen and widows under One Rank One Pension (OROP) Scheme?
A) AvinashDikshit
B) Sanjiv Mittal
C) AnuradhaMitra
D) Nawalkishore
E) None of these

6.        Which country is to release the new Banknotes of 10,000, 20,000 and 50,000 denominations for racketing hyperinflation which eroded the currency’s value?
A) Libya
B) Russia
C) Venezuela
D) Syria
E) None of these

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Saturday, June 15, 2019

CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ – 15TH JUNE 2019


CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ – 15TH JUNE 2019
1.        Which country has recognized forests as living entities on the World Environment Day ?
A) Ecuador
B) Costa Rica
C) Nicaragua
D) El Salvador
E) None of these

2.        Which country is set to host the 45th session of the G7 Summit?
A) Sicily, Italy
B) Biarritz, France
C) Ottawa, Canada
D) Bavaria, Germany
E) None of these

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CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ – 14TH JUNE 2019


CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ – 14TH JUNE 2019
1.        By which year, the central government has decided to provide clean drinking tap water to all citizens?
A) 2022
B) 2020
C) 2024
D) 2025
E) None of these

2.        Name the scheme launched by Jal Shakti Minister, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat which aims to provide clean drinking tap water to the 14 crore households in India.
A) Nal Se Jal
B) Jal nal yojna
C) Se Jal yojana
D) Jal Yojana
E) None of these

3.        Which country’s railway agency has entered into tripartite agreement worth 7 lakh euros with Indian Railway Station Development Corporation (IRSDC) to boost capacity building for railway station development program in India?
A) China
B) U.S.
C) Russia
D) France
E) None of these

4.        Bancha became India’s first all-solar kitchen village, it is in which state?
A) Kolasib district of Mizoram
B) Kiphire district of Nagaland
C) Betul district of Madhya Pradesh
D) Nanded district of Maharashtra
E) None of these

5.        Which country topped the 3rd End of Childhood Index for the year 2019, released by United Kingdom (UK) based non-profit organisation ‘Save the Children’?
A) Singapore
B) Norway
C) Sweden
D) Finland
E) None of these

6.        What is the rank of India in 3rd End of Childhood Index for the year 2019, released by United Kingdom (UK) based non-profit organisation ‘Save the Children’?
A) 119
B) 117
C) 115
D) 113
E) None of these

7.        Where was the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting held recently?
A) New Delhi, India
B) Fukuoka, Japan
C) Beijing, China
D) Washington, D.C., U.S.
E) None of these

8.        Who led Indian Delegation to G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meet held In Fukuoka, Japan?
A) Anant Geete
B) Subrahmanyam Jaishankar
C) Nirmala Sitharaman
D) Harsh Vardhan
E) None of these

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DAILY GK 13 JUNE 2019


DAILY GK 13 JUNE 2019
1. CLEAN DRINKING WATER TO ALL BY 2024: CENTRE
The minister of Jal Shakti, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat announced that central Government committed to provide clean drinking water to all citizens by 2024.
only 18 per cent of rural households have accessed drinking water.
This is less than 5 percent in the states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Odisha, while Sikkim has 99 per cent.
The scheme “Nal se Jal” launched by the Jal Shakti ministry, which aims to provide drinking water by 2024.

2. BANCHA BECAME THE FIRST SOLAR KITCHEN ONLY VILLAGE IN INDIA
Bancha in Betul district of Madhya Pradesh became the first village in India to have zero wooden stoves.
There was no use for Liquified Petroleum Gas cylinders as all 75 houses relied on solar-powered stoves to meet their cooking needs.
The solar-powered stoves were developed by IIT Mumbai.

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ – 13TH JUNE 2019


CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ – 13TH JUNE 2019
1.        Which country has joined hands with Government of India for setting up maritime museum near ancient Harappans civilization at Lothal in Gujarat?
A) Srilanka
B) Portugal
C) France
D) Bangladesh
E) None of these

2.        Name the monument which was declared as the “Monument of national importance” by Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) recently.
A) Diwan-i-Am
B) Gol Gumbaz
C) Safdarjung Tomb
D) Chaukhandi Stupa
E) None of these

3.        Where was the Chaukhandi Stupa situated, which was declared as “Monument of national importance” by Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) recently?
A) Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh
B) Aurangabad, Maharashtra
C) Bijapur, Karnataka
D) Agra, Uttar Pradesh
E) None of these

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

DAILY GK 12 JUNE 2019


DAILY GK 12 JUNE 2019
1. ELECTION COMMISSION GRANTS NATIONAL PARTY STATUS TO NPP
The Election Commission of India granted the National party status to National People’s Party led by Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma. It becomes the first Party from North East region to get this tag.
It becomes the eighth national party in the country among All India Trinamool Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party, BSP, CPI, Communist Party of India (Marxist), Indian National Congress and NCP parties.
It is getting status of state party in four states such as Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya and Nagaland.

2. PRIME MINISTER NARENDRA MODI’S VISIT TO MALDIVES AND SRI LANKA
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi visited the Republic of Maldives at the invitation of Mr. Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, President of the Republic of Maldives to strengthen the bilateral ties, reflecting the importance India attached to its ‘Neighbourhood First’ policy.
This was the first overseas visit of the Prime Minister after his re-election.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was conferred with the Maldives’ highest honour “Rule of Nishan Izzuddeen” by the President of Maldives.
Prime Minister Modi visited Sri Lanka at the invitation of Mr. Maithripala Sirisena, President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka. On second leg of PM’s first foreign visit to Sri Lanka, he was received by the Lankan counterpart Ranil Wickremesinghe at the Bandaranaike International Airport.

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DAILY GK 11 JUNE 2019


DAILY GK 11 JUNE 2019
1. INDIA’S FIRST DINOSAUR MUSEUM INAUGURATED IN GUJARAT
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani inaugurated the new Dinosaur Museum-cum-Park at Raiyoli village in Balasinor town of Mahisagar district.
This is the first such park in the country and also the world’s third park which exhibits remains of various dinosaurs and fossil records.
3D projection, 360 degrees virtual reality presentations, interactive kiosks, gaming consoles are the facilities equipped with the museum.

2. G20 MINISTERIAL MEETING HELD IN JAPAN
The G20 Ministerial meeting on Trade and Digital Economy was held in Tsukuba city, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan.
The Indian delegation for G20 Ministerial Meeting was led by the Union Minister of Commerce and Industry & Railways, Piyush Goyal.
G-20 surveillance note expected that Indian economy will grow 7.3% in 2019 and 7.5% in 2020. This was prepared by the staff of International Monetary Fund.

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DAILY GK 10 JUNE 2019


DAILY GK 10 JUNE 2019
1. ESTONIA, NIGER, ST. VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES, TUNISIA, VIETNAM ELECTED TO UNSC AS NON-PERMANENT MEMBERS
Estonia, Niger, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Tunisia and Vietnam were elected to United Nations Security Council as Non-permanent Members for a 2-year term beginning January 1, 2020.
The Security Council has 15 members – 5 permanent members namely China, France, Russian Federation, the United Kingdom & the United States and 10 non-permanent members who are elected for two-year terms by the General Assembly.
At present, 10 non-permanent members are Belgium, Cte d’Ivoire, Dominican Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Germany, Indonesia, Kuwait, Peru, Poland and South Africa.

2. WORLD’S MOST PUNCTUAL AIRLINE TAG WON BY SRILANKAN AIRLINES
Sri Lanka’s state-run Srilankan Airlines has been named the world’s most punctual airline by flight data analysis company Flightstats.com. 
This is the second consecutive time in less than 12 months that Sri Lankan has achieved this milestone.
LATAM Airlines was in second place, All Nippon Airways was in third place.

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DAILY GK 9 JUNE 2019


DAILY GK 9 JUNE 2019
1. GOVERNMENT LAUNCHED SWACHH SURVEKSHAN 2020 LEAGUE
Union housing and urban affairs minister Hardeep Singh Puri launched Swachh Survekshan 2020 League in New Delhi.
It will be a cleanliness assessment of cities and towns in India on quarterly basis. The 5th edition of the annual cleanliness survey of urban India to be conducted between January – February 2020.
It is aimed at “sustaining the on ground performance of cities along with continuous monitoring of service level performance on cleanliness”.
The purpose of quarterly cleanliness assessment is that many cities and towns slip back once they get a decent ranking on cleanliness levels in annual sanitation survey exercise Swachh Survekshan.

2. FINCARE SFB, KOOKMIN BANK ADDED IN SECOND SCHEDULE OF RBI ACT
Fincare Small Finance Bank and Kookmin Bank have been included in the second schedule of the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934.
Both banks can now broad-base its lines of funding and liquidity facilities. They can issue certificates of deposits and get access to interbank borrowings at competitive interest rates.
They can also get deposits from new sources such as governments, public sector undertakings, corporates, mutual funds, insurance companies and other market participants.

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CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ – 12TH JUNE 2019


CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ – 12TH JUNE 2019
1.        Who was conferred with ‘Uttam Jeevan Raksha Padak ’ during the 2 day Subordinate Officers Conclave 2019?
A) V. S. R. Murthy
B) Navik Vinod
C) K. R. Nautiyal
D) Krishnaswamy Natarajan
E) None of these

2.        National Green Tribunal (NGT) has constituted an expert committee to ascertain whether further norms are required to restrict the use of plastic packaging.Who is the Chairperson of National Green Tribunal (NGT)?
A) Sonam Phintso Wangdi
B) Raghuvendra Singh Rathore
C) Jawad Rahim
D) Adarsh Kumar Goel
E) None of these

3.        Which of the following countries were elected to United Nations Security Council (UNSC) as Non-permanent Members for a period of 2-year?
A) Estonia, Niger, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Tunisia and Vietnam
B) Latvia, Niger, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Tunisia and Vietnam
C) Belarus, Latvia, Niger, St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Tunisia
D) Belarus, Latvia, Niger, St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Cyprus
E) None of these

4.        Which airlines has been named the world’s most punctual airline by flight data analysis company Flightstats.com?
A) Qatar Airways
B) All Nippon Airways
C) Srilankan Airlines
D) LATAM Airlines
E) None of these

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