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Top 100 Current Affairs GK Questions 11-20 October 2018
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Question No (1) Name the person has been appointed as the new Solicitor General of India?
Answer: Tushar Mehta.
Question No (2) Anti-terrorist force ‘kavach’ will be set up by which Indian state?
Question No (3) Who has been sworn in as United States Supreme Court justice?
Answer: Brett Kavanaugh.
Question No (4) Name the country has been chosen as the host of the 2022 Youth Olympic Games by International Olympic Committee (IOC)?
Question No (5) Name the country elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council with the highest vote?
Question No (6) Which word is placed in the latest update of the Oxford English Dictionary?
Question No (7) NITI Aayog and IBM India agree to offer internship programme to top performing students selected by which mission?
Answer: The Atal Innovation Mission.
Question No (8) Which state of India launched its first autism research center?
Question No (9) Which university in the world was named as the World’s Most Innovative University?
Answer: Stanford University, California, USA.
Question No (10) 6th edition of India International Silk Fair inaugurated by whom in New Delhi?
Answer: Smt Smriti Irani.
Question No (11) ‘Protein for Life’ was the theme of which day on 12th October 2018?
Answer: ‘2018 World Egg Day’.
Question No (12) Who launched project to collect the plastic in the middle of the Pacific Ocean?
Answer: Ocean Cleanup Foundation.
Question No (13) ‘Puttaiah Memorial Cup 2018’ won by which team?
Answer: Bengaluru FC.
Question No (14) Who won the Wildlife Photographer of the Year award?
Answer: 10-year-old ‘Arshdeep Singh’ from Jalandhar, Punjab.
Question No (15) Name the Indian state signs MOU with Center for implementation of PMJAY?
Question No (16) What was the theme of the ’12th Asia-Europe Meeting 2018′?
Answer: ‘Global Partners for Global Challenges’.
Question No (17) Name the person has been elected as new Chairman of Association of Mutual Funds in India (AMFI)?
Answer: Nimesh Shah.
Question No (18) India and Australia held their 2nd edition of ‘2+2’ secretary-level dialogue at where?
Answer: Canberra, Australia.
Question No (19) Who has been appointed India’s ambassador to Myanmar?
Answer: Senior diplomat ‘Saurabh Kumar’.
Question No (20) Vinay Razdan was appointed as chief human resources officer (CHRO) of which bank?
Answer: HDFC Bank.
Question No (21) Who announced to set up a committee to deal issues raised by Metoo India movement?
Answer: Minister for Women and Child Development.
Question No (22) Who signed an MoU with Central University of Jammu for setting up of the Satish Dhawan Center for Space Science in the University?
Answer: The Indian Space Research Organisation.
Question No (23) Name the company has announced Rs 1.5 crores Aarohan Social Innovation Awards to push innovation in social works?
Question No (24) Name the player appointed as the captain of Indian football team for the international friendly match against China?
Answer: Sandesh Jhingan.
Question No (25) Who launched the Youth Road Safety Learners License programme?
Answer: ‘Shri Mansukh L. Mandaviya’ in New Delhi.
Question No (26) According to World Health Organization report which is the world’s most depressed country?
Question No (27) Who was elected as treasurer of World Steel Association (WSA)?
Answer: Sajjan Jindal.
Question No (28) Deming Prize for 2018 won by which Indian company?
Answer: Indus Towers.
Question No (29) Who has been declared as the official mascot for the Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup?
Question No (30) ‘Unifying our Voices for Bird Conservation’ was the theme of which day in 2018?
Answer: World Migratory Bird Day 2018.
Question No (31) What was the theme of ‘2018 World Food Day’ celebrated on 16 October?
Answer: ‘Our Actions Are Our Future’.
Question No (32) When the ‘World Arthritis Day 2018’ was celebrated?
Answer: 12th October.
Question No (33) ‘Vimala V Pai Vishwa’ Konkani best book award won by whom for the 2018?
Answer: H M Pernal.
Question No (34) Who received 2018 Fukuoka Arts and Culture Prize in Japan?
Answer: Teejan Bai.
Question No (35) Ganeshi Lal laid a foundation stone on Country’s first 58-acre biofuel plant to be set up at where?
Answer: Bargarh district of Odisha by BPCL.
Question No (36) Who inaugurated the 13th Annual Convention of the Central Information Commission in New Delhi?
Answer: President Shri Ram Nath Kovind.
Question No (37) Which Indian Naval Ship entered into IND-INDO CORPAT (India-Indonesia Coordinated Patrol) on 11 October 2018?
Answer: INS Kulish.
Question No (38) Silver Jubilee Celebrations of NHRC inaugurated by whom?
Answer: PM Narendra Modi.
Question No (39) Which city is the venue of the 17th CHG meeting of the ‘Shanghai Cooperation Organization’ (SCO)?
Question No (40) Name the person has been appointed Director-General of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)?
Answer: Shekhar C Mande.
Question No (41) India won Silver Medal at the 8th Sultan of Johor Cup U-18 2018 hockey tournament at where?
Answer: In Malaysia.
Question No (42) Who acquired Cashier Prepaid Cards, a financial technology services company based in Bangalore?
Answer: Ewire Softtech Private Limited.
Question No (43) Where the 32nd world conference of World Union of Wholesale Markets was inaugurated?
Answer: Gurugram, Haryana.
Question No (44) Name the person has been named as the PGA’s Tour player of the year for 2018?
Answer: Brooks Koepka.
Question No (45) Name the person was appointed as private secretary (PS) to Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu?
Answer: D Prasanth Kumar Reddy.
Question No (46) Ukraine and NATO countries launched which large-scale air exercises?
Answer: Clear Sky 2018.
Question No (47) Which company signed a MoU with the Andhra Pradesh Gas Development Corporation?
Answer: Kakinada SEZ Ltd.
Question No (48) Who was appointed as the next Ambassador of India to Thailand?
Answer: Suchitra Durai.
Question No (49) Who has been appointed as the new brand ambassador for Nokia in India ahead of festive season?
Answer: Alia Bhatt.
Question No (50) ICFRE, NVS and KVS recently signed on how many Mou’s (Memorandum of understanding)?