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Md Mustafizur Rahaman
Chemistry . Blogger (Pscguide.in) . Selected For WBCS 2017 Interview. Currently working as journalist in an esteemed daily.Taught math vari

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Awesome explanation. :)
8 out of 13😢😢 thanks a lot sir for the quality questions 👌👌
  1. MD MUSTAFIZUR RAHAMAN Polity Economy . Gk Current Affairs - Prfl link https:/unacademy.com/user/LeoMESSIIO


  2. Affairs for WBCS MANs 2018 INDIAN POLITY


  3. WBCS PRELIMINARY EXAM


  4. Q1 Under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), which of the following state has got the maximum number of LPG connections (87 lakh)? -(a) Bihar -(b) Uttar Pradesh (c) Maharashtra (d) West Bengal


  5. ANS B Under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), Uttar Pradesh has got the maximum number of LPG connections (87 lakh) followed by West Bengal (67 lakh) and Bihar (61 lakh)


  6. 02 The 2018 BWF World Championships is a badminton tournament which was held recently in Nanjing, China. Ace Indian shuttler P V Sindhu won the silver medal in the final. She was defeated by (a) Akane Yamaguchi -(b) Ratchanok Intanon (c) Tai Tzu Ying (d) Carolina Marin


  7. ANS D -The 2018 BWF World Championships is a badminton tournament which was held at Nanjing Youth Olympic Games Sports Park Arena in Nanjing, China. Ace Indian shuttler P V Sindhu won the silver medal in a major tournament final as she went down tamely to Carolina Marin in the World Championships' women's singles title


  8. Q3 Name the NDA candidate who was recently elected the Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman with 125 votes (a) Bashistha Narain Singh (b) Ram Nath Thakur (c) Harivansh Narayan Singh (d) Ravindra Kishore Sinha


  9. ANS C NDA candidate Harivansh Narayan Singh was elected the Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman with 125 votes. The Opposition candidate BK Hariprasad managed to get 105 votes.


  10. Q-4 -In which of the following city, the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, inaugurated the 'One District One Product' Summit? (a) Varanasi (b) New Delhi (c) Chennai (d) Lucknow


  11. ANS D The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, inaugurated the 'One District One Product' Summit in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. The special emphasis was laid on micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs). After the agricultural sector, most people find employment in this sector


  12. Q5 -Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Peace Mission Exercise for the year 2018 will be conducted by Central Military Commission of (a) India (b) China (c) Russia (d) Nepal


  13. Q6 Name the two Indians who have made the country proud as their names figured in the list of 2018 Ramon Magsaysay Award winners. (a) Bezwada Wilson and Thodur Madabusi Krishna (b) Bharat Vatwani and Sonam Wangchuk (c) Bezwada Wilson and Sonam Wangchuk (d) Bharat Vatwani and Bezwada Wilson (e) Thodur Madabusi Krishna and Bharat Vatwani


  14. ANS E HCL Technologies Ltd surpassed Wipro Ltd to become India's third-biggest software services firm in the three months, marking the first change in the pecking order of the country's $167 billion information technology (IT) outsourcing industry in six years.


  15. Q9 What was the theme of International Literacy Day 2018? -(a) Literacy and Behavioral development -(b) Literacy and internal development (c) Literacy and mental development -(d) Literacy and skills development


  16. ANS D International Literacy Day, celebrated annually on 8 September, is an opportunity for Governments, civil society and stakeholders to highlight improvements in world literacy rates, and reflect on the world's remaining literacy challenges. This year's theme is 'Literacy and skills development.'


  17. Q~10 Name the city in which, the Men's team event of the World Junior Squash Championships has begun recently. (a) Bengaluru (b) Chennai (c) Kochi (d) New Delhi


  18. ANS B NASA's record-breaking astronaut, Peggy Whitson, retired after a 22-year-long career. Whitson, who joined NASA as a researcher in 1986, has spent more time off Earth than any other American, totalling 665 days over three International Space Station missions.


  19. ANS B The 4th BIMSTEC Summit will be held in Kathmandu, Nepal. The announcement in this regard was made by Nepal's Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali. The main focus of the summit will be to increase connectivity between the BIMSTEC nations including roads, airways and transmission lines.


  20. ANS D . Shubhankar Sharma became the youngest Indian golfer to make the cut in any Major after he capped a wonderful back nine to achieve the feat at the 147th Open Championships at Carnoustie, Scotland