Q1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi left on a three-day visit to China. Name the city in which he will hold talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping during an informal summit.
(a) Beijing City
(b) Shanghai City
(c) Wuhan City
(d) Guangzhou City
Q2. As part of ongoing Indo-Malaysian defence cooperation, a joint training exercise ____________ will be conducted in the dense forests of Sengai Perdik, Hulu Langat, Malaysia.
(a) Indo-Mala Exercise
(b) Malabar Exercise
(c) Chahabar Exercise
(d) Harimau Shakti
Q3. An MoU on technical knowledge sharing for establishing a nationwide Time Stamping & Time Synchronization network and traceability of Time signal to UTC NPL Time was signed between CSIR-NPL and Department of Telecommunications. What does NPL stands for?
(a) National Physics Laboratory
(b) National Physical Laboratory
(c) National Pseudo metric Laboratory
(d) National Psychometric Laboratory
Q4. According to the 2018 World Press Freedom Index compiled by Reporters Without Borders (RSF), India has ranked ___________.
Q5. The Ministry of Human Resource Development, HRD launched the second edition of which of the following Abhiyan under which students from 750 higher educational institutions from across the country will adopt villages?
(a) Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan
(b) Jan Pragati Abhiyan
(c) Unnat Bharat Abhiyan
(d) Shishu Protsahan Abhiyan
Q6. Name the Exercise that has been recently conducted for coastal securities to strengthen and assess the loopholes in the coastal security mechanism along Kerala shores.
(a) Samudra Manthan
(b) Sagar Manthan
(c) Ocean Protectors
(d) Sagar Kavach
Q7. The Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) is tying up with the US and ____________ to develop new pollution-forecast system that will help anticipate particulate matter (PM) levels at least two days.
Q8. According to the Development bank NABARD, what is the amount (approx) that it has provided as assistance to Uttar Pradesh during 2017-18 to facilitate overall development with special focus on agricultural credit?
(a) Rs 10,000 crore
(b) Rs 8,000 crore
(c) Rs 6,000 crore
(d) Rs 4,000 crore
Q9. National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) has announced the launch of which of the following platform for facilitating the non-competitive bidding in Government of India Dated Securities (G-Sec) and Treasury Bills (T-Bills).
(a) T-Bill platform
(b) e-Tbill platform
(c) e-Gsec platform
(d) Tbill- Esec platform
Q10. The Minister of Housing & Urban Development Hardeep Singh inaugurated the 48th Foundation Day of HUDCO. What does ‘D’ stands for in HUDCO?