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Current Affairs Questions in English for APS & KVS Exam: 17th November 2018 (Solutions)

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Q1. Ashok Chawla has resigned with immediate effect from the lender’s board. He was the chairman of _________.
(a) HDFC Bank
(b) ICICI Bank
(c) DENA Bank
(d) Yes Bank
Q2. The cyclonic storm _______has recently hit Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu.
(a) Titli
(b) Gaja
(c) Ashwa
(d) Meghna
Q3. Which state will host National team camps while also becoming the home of the I-League side Indian Arrows, as per the recently signed MoU with All India Football Federation (AIFF)?
(a) Madhya Pradesh
(b) Chhattisgarh
(c) Assam
(d) Odisha
Q4. Former footballer Joe Cole has retired at the age of 37. He played for_______.
(a) England
(b) France
(c) Germany
(d) Portugal
Q5. Recently who has won La Liga Player of the Year award, recently?
(a) Neymar
(b) Kaka
(c) Lionel Messi
(d) Cristiano Ronaldo
Q6. Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently attended the 13th East Asia Summit, which was held in __________.
(a) Switzerland
(b) Malaysia
(c) France
(d) Singapore
Q7. A report ‘World Energy Outlook’ stated that India will overtake the U.S. to become the world’s second-biggest emitter of carbon dioxide from the power sector before 2030. Which of the following organization publishes this report?
(a) World Economic Forum
(b) International Energy Agency
(c) International Renewable Energy Agency
(d) World Bank
Q8. The government has recently announced to release a Rs __________ coin to commemorate the anniversary of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose hoisting the Tricolour for the first time at Port Blair.
(a) 50
(b) 75
(c) 100
(d) 125
Q9. India has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with _____ to research on affordable approaches to cancer.
(a) The USA
(b) The UAE
(c) The EU
(d) The UK
Q10. ‘Yuva Sahakar-Cooperative Enterprise Support and Innovation Scheme’ of the National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) was recently launched by which ministry?
(a) Railways Ministry
(b) Agriculture Ministry
(c) Statistics and Programme Implementation Ministry
(d) HRD Ministry
Q11. The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has unanimously agreed to lift sanctions against Eritrea after nine years. What is the capital of Eritrea?
(a) Suva
(b) Sarajevo
(c) Asmara
(d) Sofia
Q12. Minister of State for Human Resource Development recently launched a scheme ARPIT. What does ‘R’ stands for in ARPIT?
(a) Refinery
(b) Resource
(c) Recommended
(d) Refresher
Q13. Leadership for Academicians Programme (LEAP) was recently launched by which of the following ministry?
(a) Steel Ministry
(b) Railways Ministry
(c) Defence Ministry
(d) HRD Ministry
Q14. As per the report ‘World Energy Outlook’ which is the biggest emitter carbon dioxide from the power sector?
(a) The USA
(b) India
(c) France
(d) China
Q15. What is the currency of Eritrea?
(a) nakfa
(b) ngultrum
(c) rwanda
(d) peso
S1. Ans.(d)
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