Current Affairs MCQ 2019
Question 1. SAREX-18 is Coastguards joint search and rescue exercise between India and which country 1. U.S.A. 2. Japan 3. Sri lanka 4. Australia
A joint Search and Rescue exercise named SAREX-18 was conducted in the Bay of Bengal off Chennai between Indian and Japan Coast Guards * The highlights of the exercise encompassed the scenario of the hijacking of a cruise vessel and subsequent mass rescue of the passengers in a joint Coast Guard operation of both the countries
Question 2.which country opens 'World's Largest Air Purifier' to combat air pollution 1. India 2. U.S.A. 3. China 4. Japan
China has built a 100-metre-high, nearly 328 feet tall air purifier, urged to be world's largest, to combat the deadly pollution in the country he world's largest air purifier is build in Xian in Shaanxi province of northern China.
Question 3.which ministry launched the Cyber Surakshit Bharat to strengthen Cybersecurity. 1. MHRD 2. MWCD 3. MEF 4. MEITY
MeitY announced the Cyber Surakshit Bharat initiative in association with National e- Governance Division (NeGD) and industry partners * The mission to spread awareness about cybercrime Chief and building capacity for safety measures for Information Security Officers (CISOs) and frontline IT staff across all government departments * Cyber Surakshit Bharat will be operated on the three principles of Awareness, Education and Enablement.
Question 4. Recently in news, Mangalajodi Ecotourism Trust won which of the following award 1. Ramsar Wetland Conservation Award 2. Goldman Environmental Prize 3. GreenTec Awards 4. United Nations World Tourism Organisation Awards
Mangalajodi Ecotourism Trust, located on the banks of Chilika Lake in Odisha, has won the prestigious United Nations World Tourism Organisation Awards. * The trust was honoured with the coveted award for "Innovation in Tourism Enterprise" at the 14th UNWTO Awards ceremony held in Madrid.
Question 5. what is the rank of India in WEF'S Inclusive Development Index 1. 55th 2. 62nd 3. 72nd 4. 83rd
India ranked at the 62nd place among emerging economies on an Inclusive Development Index, much below China's 26th position and Pakistan's 47th * Norway remains the world's most inclusive advanced economy, while Lithuania again tops the list of emerging economies * Despite its low overall score, India is among the ten emerging economies with 'advancing trend
The Raipur Municipal Corporation has organized the three-day India's first garbage festival 'Kachra Mahotsav 2018' at Raipur in Chhattisgarh * The objective of the festival is to increase awareness of use the waste generated in the city creatively and to showcase multiple techniques for reusing things that are labelled as garbage
Question 8.what is the Rank of India in Environmental Performance Index (EPI) 1. 150th 2. 177th 3. 163rd 4. 155th
The Telangana government signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Clean Authority of Tokyo in connection with municipal solid waste incineration.
Question 10. Military exercise "VINBAX" is held between India and which Country. 1. Indonesia 2. Malaysia 3. Japan 4. Vietnam
For the first time, armies of India and Vietnam began a six day-long military exercise in Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh India and Vietnam have been exploringq wavs to strengthen Defence cooperation. * India and Vietnam had signed a protocol on defence cooperation in 1994.