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Current Affairs 2018 | December MCQ Questions and Answers

1.

Who become the first Indian to be honoured with the Blue Cross by the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF)?

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Answer : B

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2.

Who has been selected as the recipient of 2018 Bharat Ratna Pandit Bhimsen Joshi Lifetime Achievement Award for Classical Music?

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Answer : C

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3.

Which become the first country in the world to recognise 'orphanage trafficking' as a form of modern slavery?

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Answer : C

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4.

The 1st Global Aviation Summit will be held on January 15 at __________.

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Answer : A

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5.

World's first GST calculator was launched by which of the following company?

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Answer : B

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6.

Name the software launched by Indian Railways that will enable the Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal to keep track of punctuality of trains and freight and passenger earnings from anywhere in Ind

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Answer : C

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7.

Who of the following bagged the 2018 World Chess Championship?

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Answer : B

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8.

2019 Global Aviation Summit will be held in __________, India.

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Answer : C

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9.

Who was appointed the next Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the World Gold Council?

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Answer : A

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10.

The first Indian who was elected as ISSF Vice President?

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Answer : D

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11.

Who become the first Indian to be honoured with the Blue Cross by the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF)  ?

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Answer : B

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12.

Who has been selected as the recipient of 2018 Bharat Ratna Pandit Bhimsen Joshi Lifetime Achievement Award for Classical Music  ?

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Answer : C

Explanation :

13.

Which become the first country in the world to recognise 'orphanage trafficking' as a form of modern slavery  ?

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Answer : C

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14.

The 1st Global Aviation Summit will be held on January 15 at __________.

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Answer : A

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15.

World's first GST calculator was launched by which of the following company  ?

Answer/ Hint      

Answer : B

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16.

Name the software launched by Indian Railways that will enable the Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal to keep track of punctuality of trains and freight and passenger earnings from anywhere in Ind

Answer/ Hint      

Answer : C

Explanation :

17.

Who of the following bagged the 2018 World Chess Championship  ?

Answer/ Hint      

Answer : B

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18.

2019 Global Aviation Summit will be held in __________, India.

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Answer : C

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19.

Who was appointed the next Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the World Gold Council  ?

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Answer : A

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20.

The first Indian who was elected as ISSF Vice President  ?

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Answer : D

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21.

Where the 2018 Global Agriculture and Food Summit was held?

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Answer : B

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22.

Who will be the Chief Guest of 2019 Republic Day  ?

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Answer : C

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23.

On which date, the World Computer Literacy Day is observed  ?

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Answer : D

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24.

Indian Navy Day was observed on;

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Answer : D

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25.

Pawan Singh has become the first Indian to be elected as one of the member of Judges Committee of __________.

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Answer : B

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26.

Which country plans to leave OPEC from January 2019  ?

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Answer : B

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27.

Which of the following is the first manned mission to the International Space Station (ISS)  ?

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Answer : A

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28.

Which of the following state is the second state in the country to launch the emergency mobile number  ?

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Answer : B

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29.

The "rakhi with khaki" initiative of which police station holds the Guinness World Records  ?

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Answer : C

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30.

Who was named as the brand ambassador of SBI's YONO  ?

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Answer : C

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31.

Who is considered as the Father of the Indian Navy?

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Answer : B

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32.

Recently, Delhi Daredevils was renamed as __________.

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Answer : D

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33.

World Soil Day is celebrated annually on the 5th of December. The theme of this year is;

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Answer : D

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34.

World's 1st 3D-Printed e-Bike was manufactured by __________.

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Answer : B

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35.

International Day of Persons with Disabilities was observed on which date  ?

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Answer : D

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36.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate India's longest rail-cum-road bridge "Bogibeel Bridg" located in the state of;

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Answer : D

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37.

Name the Indian origin woman who was appointed as South Africa's 1st female chief prosecutor.

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Answer : A

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38.

What will be the GDP rate of India for March 2019  ?

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Answer : B

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39.

Who of the following is the highest-earning celebrity in India, according to Forbes  ?

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Answer : B

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40.

India's heaviest communication satellite that is launched successfully from French Guiana.

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Answer : C

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41.

International Volunteer Day (IVD) is observed every year on 5 December. The theme of 2018 IVD is;

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Answer : B

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42.

On which date, Armed Forces Flag Day is observed  ?

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Answer : D

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43.

Who has been appointed the new Chief Economic Advisor (CEA)  ?

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Answer : A

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44.

Who became the fastest cricketer to take 200 Test wickets breaking an 82-year-old record  ?

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Answer : B

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45.

According to a study by Global Carbon Project, India ranks __________ highest emitter of carbon dioxide in the world.

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Answer : A

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46.

Which of the following District Court becomes first in India to accept e-payments  ?

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Answer : B

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47.

India's first underwater museum will be come up in __________.

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Answer : B

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48.

Vanessa Ponce de Leon won the Miss World 2018 crown. She belongs to the country of;

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Answer : A

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49.

Which of the following is the India's Second Inland Water Transport origin destination pair for containerized cargo movement on National Waterway-1  ?

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Answer : B

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50.

Name the state which is the only state in the country with four international airports.

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Answer : B

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51.

Human Rights Day is observed on __________.

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Answer : B

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52.

International Anti-Corruption Day celebrated on which date  ?

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Answer : C

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53.

International Mountain Day is observed on 11 December, The theme for 2018 IMD is;

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Answer : D

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54.

2019 Khelo India Youth Games will be held in __________.

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Answer : B

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55.

Who of the following was the new governor of RBI?

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Answer : C

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56.

Kamal Nath was sworn as the Cheif Minister of this state recently.

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Answer : B

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57.

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Krishna Poonia becomes an MLA of this state, recently.

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Answer : D

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58.

Which Indian power station created a world record for the longest uninterrupted operation for 941 days  ?

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Answer : B

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59.

Ashok Gehlot was sworn in as the Chief Minister of this state, recently.

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Answer : A

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60.

Who has been sworn-in as the new Chief Minister of Mizoram  ?

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Answer : A

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61.

14th December is observed as a ___________.

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Answer : A

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62.

Which state will establish Umbrella University named after former PM late Atal Bihari Vajpayee  ?

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Answer : C

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63.

As per the study of Royal Society Open Science, which of the following is the fastest animal on earth  ?

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Answer : C

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64.

World's first "floating" nuclear power plant was opened in;

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Answer : D

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65.

Who was appointed as the new president of the Film and Television Institute of India  ?

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Answer : C

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66.

Who of the following has been selected for the National Bravery Award  ?

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Answer : D

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67.

Who has been honoured with Jnanpith Award for 2018  ?

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Answer : C

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68.

Who has entered the Limca Book of Records for training 2,08,125 women and girls in 989 self-defence programme in 2017  ?

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Answer : B

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69.

The new human protein discovered by researchers to fight the Ebola virus.

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Answer : D

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70.

Who launched an Operation Oliva as part of its annual mission to ensure the safe mid-sea sojourn of breeding Olive Ridley sea turtles in Gahirmatha marine sanctuary area in Odisha  ?

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Answer : D

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71.

Which coutry will organise the 2019 Gita festival  ? 

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Answer : C

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72.

The government of this country bans the Indian currency notes above Rs 100.

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Answer : B

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73.

This company won the Prime Minister's Trophy for the 'Best Performing Integrated Steel Plant' in India for the year 2016-17.

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Answer : D

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74.

Which team won the first ever World Cup title in Odisha  ?

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Answer : B

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75.

Which country Sets World Record in Nuclear Plant Operation  ?

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Answer : B

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76.

Who of the following becomes the first Indian to win BWF World Tour Finals tournament  ?

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Answer : B

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77.

Catriona Gray has been crowned Miss Universe 2018. The native country of Catriona Gray is;

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Answer : C

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78.

Which country will host the 2020 Asia cricket cup, as approved by Asian Cricket Council  ?

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Answer : B

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79.

On which date Vijay Diwas was celebrated  ?

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Answer : D

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80.

"One City-One Operator scheme" is related to which of the given department  ?

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Answer : D

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81.

India's first railway university was opened in __________.

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Answer : B

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82.

Name the Indian film which is shortlisted for Oscar in the Documentary Short Subject category.

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Answer : C

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83.

Who designed satellite phones NaVIC to fishermen involved in deep sea fishing  ?

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Answer : B

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84.

Who was the author of the book named "God of Sin: The Cult, The Clout and Downfall of Asaram Bapu"  ?

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Answer : D

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85.

A statue of former Indian captain MS Dhoni has been unveiled at which of the following museum  ?

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Answer : A

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86.

Who sets a national record by completing 176.8 km in the women's 24-hour event at New Delhi  ?

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Answer : C

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87.

India's largest Cancer hospital 'National Cancer Institute' was opened in __________.

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Answer : C

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88.

Who has been awarded the UN Human Rights Prize for 2018  ?

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Answer : A

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89.

Which state government has launched 'Shiksha Setu' app to ensure better connectivity with college students  ?

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Answer : D

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90.

Who has been appointed the new coach of the Indian women's cricket team  ?

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Answer : C

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91.

A book named "Changing India" was authored by;

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Answer : A

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92.

NASA's first flight to moon that marked its 50thanniversary is;

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Answer : A

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93.

On which date, the National Mathematics Day was observed  ?

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Answer : B

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94.

When was the National Farmer's Day observed  ?

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Answer : C

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95.

Which country stood at 12th rank in the "misperception index"  ?

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Answer : B

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96.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi releases a 100 rupees commemorative coin in the honour of;

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Answer : C

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97.

Nirmala Sitharaman inaugurated the Indian Navy's Information Fusion Centre (IFC) in Which Indian City  ?

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Answer : A

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98.

National Consumer Day was celebrated on 24th December of Every Year. It was celebrated with the theme of;

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Answer : A

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99.

Where was the statue of Indian farmer's leader and 5th Prime Minister of India Chaudhary Charan Singh, inaugurated on National Farmer's Day  ?

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Answer : B

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100.

India's first music museum will be set up in __________, Tamilnadu.

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Answer : A

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101.

Who launched the First Global Positioning System (GPS) III satellite nicknamed as Vespucci US Military Satellite  ?

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Answer : C

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102.

Bharat Ratna and former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's birthday is celebrated as Good Governance Day across the country on ___________.

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Answer : D

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103.

PM Narendra Modi inaugurated 4.94-kilometer long bridge in Assam recently, It was named as;

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Answer : B

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104.

Mission Indradhanush was launched for a targeted approach to immunisation in India. It was related with

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Answer : B

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105.

This country launched first satellite for space-based broadband to rival Google.

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Answer : C

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106.

Madhya Pradesh State government has declared this wildlife sanctuary as a national park, recently.

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Answer : C

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107.

Which of the following has been awarded Best Capital City in the Solid Waste Management in the Swachh Survekshan 2018 rankings  ?

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Answer : A

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108.

2019 International Camel festival will be held in __________.

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Answer : D

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109.

Who has been appointed as the Chief Justice of new Andhra HC  ?

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Answer : D

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110.

Indian Railways announced __________ fare concession for transgender senior citizens.

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Answer : B

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111.

Who has been named as the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women's Cricketer of the Year  ?

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Answer : A

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112.

Who of the following was appointed as Chief Information Commissioner (CIC)  ?

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Answer : C

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