Sign up now
to enroll in courses, follow best educators, interact with the community and track your progress.
Top 500 Current Affairs in 2018 Part 16
159 plays

Top 500 current Affairs in 2018 Part 18

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

Unacademy user
Madam, quality is not that great... When compared with other lectures of unacademy... Even we need detailed explanation written on the slide...
  1. MD MUSTAFIZUR RAHAMAN Polity Economy . Gk Current Affairs - Prfl link https:/



  4. Q185 Name the Indian chess player who has become the world's second youngest grand master? 1.Ravindra Jegan 2.Mahesh Sidgu 3.R. Praggnanandhaa 4.Pavithra G

  5. ANS C

  6. Q186 Name the panchayat in Haryana that has become the first panchayat in India to pass a resolution to marry girls only to families that have a toilet in their house? 1.Patankot 2.Godikan 3.Amrapalli 4.Sulthanpet

  7. ANS B This move of the Godikan panchayat has been inspired by Bollywood movie Toilet- Ek Prem Katha. The Godikan panchayat has passed this resolution in a motive to ensure the safety and well-being of women. Posters and banners reading "Beti wahin byahenge, jis ghar me shauchalaya payenge"

  8. Q187 . Thomson Reuters Foundation survey, mentioned which country as the world's most dangerous country for women due to the high risk of sexual violence? 1.Syria 2.South Sudan 3.India 4.Afghanistan

  9. ANS C India is followed by war affected Afghanistan and Syria. Somalia and Saudi Arabia are ranked fourth and fifth respectively. The survey asked which five of the 193 UN member states they thought were most dangerous for women, which country was worst in terms of healthcare, economic resources cultural or traditional practices, sexual violence and harassment, non-sexual violence and human trafficking.

  10. Q188 World Food Prize 2018 will be awarded to 1.Lawrence Haddad and Dr. David Nabarro 2.Fathima Quereshi and Ahmad Quereshi 3.Michael Christen and Dr. David Nabarro 4.Rafael Sebastian and Lawrence Haddad

  11. ANS A Lawrence Haddad is a British economist and food policy researcher. Dr. David Nabarro has worked with the World Health Organization and United Nations on health and hunger issues. Lawrence Haddad and Dr. David Nabarro have been recognized for their work to improve nutrition for mothers and children from pregnancy to a child's second birthday.

  12. Q189 which edition of World's largest multilateral naval exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) began off Hawaii in the western Pacific Ocearn from June 27 to August 2,2018? 1.25th 2.26th 3.14th 4.30th

  13. Q190 . What was the theme for 12th Statistics Day celebrated in India? 1.Quality Assurance in Official Statistics 2.Accurate Statistics 3.Taking Official Statistics to the Next level 4.Impact of technologies in Statistics

  14. ANS A Yousuf Saleem is 25 years old. He hails from Lahore., he took the oath to be sworn in as a civil judge at Punjab Judiciary Academy.

  15. Q193 How many medals did India win in the ISSF Junior World Cup that was held in Suhl, Germany, and topped the medals tally? 1.25 2.26 3.15 4.20

  16. ANS B . India finished on top of the medal tally among 61 participating countries. India won a total of 26 medals with 15 gold, 2 silver and 9 bronze medals.

  17. Q194 . At the 42nd session of the World Heritage Committee of UNESCO at Manama in Bahrain , India's nomination of the "Victorian and Art Deco Ensembles of UNESCO's World Heritage list? 1.Bengaluru 2.Mumbai 3.Calicut 4.Goa " was inscribed on

  18. ANS B In 1991, the Indian government declared July 1 as National Doctors day. This day marks the birth and death anniversary of the most famous physician of India Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy (Dr. B C Roy). Dr. B C Roy was born on 1st July 1882. He had received the Bharat Ratna Award in 1961. He was the second Chief Minister of West Bengal. Dr. B C Roy had played a major role in the formation of Indian Medical Association in 1928 and also in the formation of Medical Council of India (MCI).

  19. ANS B Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador won Mexico's presidency with the widest margin in a presidential election since the 1980s. He won 30 points ahead of his nearest rival. . He replaced President Enrique Pe a Nieto.