Q1. The two-day summit to mark the World Tolerance Day was inaugurated in-
(b) New Delhi
Q2. Every year on ______________ November, the international community celebrates the International Day for Tolerance with activities that target both educational institutions and the general public.
(a) 16th November
(b) 14th November
(c) 15th November
(d) 17th November
Q3. The 5-Day long India- Taiwan SME Development Forum was held at Taipei, Taiwan. The Indian Delegation was led by Secretary MSME. Who is the present Secretary of MSME?
(a) Ram Mohan Mishra
(b) Raj Kumar Digvijay
(c) Kumar Priyadarshi
(d) Arun Kumar Panda
Q4. NITI Aayog has partnered with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) and the __________________ to host a South Asian regional conference at Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra in New Delhi to discuss the key issues, perspectives and the way forward in the Urban Infrastructure.
(a) Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
(b) World Bank Group
(c) Asian Development Bank
(d) New Development Bank
Q5. The two-day summit to mark the World Tolerance Day was concluded recently. What was the theme of this Summit?
(a) Key figures from the public and private sectors, peacekeeping ambassadors and change-makers
(b) Prospering from Pluralism: Embracing Diversity through Innovation and Collaboration
(c) The World Tolerance Summit brings together government leaders
(d) Importance of tolerance, peace and equality, and celebrate diversity
Q6. The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) is the regional development arm of the United Nations for the Asia-Pacific region. Where is the headquarters of UNESCAP?
(b) New Delhi
Q7. NITI Aayog has constituted the ‘Himalayan State Regional Council’ to ensure sustainable development of the Indian Himalayan region. The Himalayan State Regional Council will be chaired by-
(a) VK Saraswat
(b) Nidhi Sharma
(c) Kashish Mittal
(d) Manoj Kumar Saxena
Q8. Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik launched the force’s e-learning portal ____________ and training division website.
Q9. The third edition of the India International Cherry Blossom Festival 2018 was held in-
Q10. All-rounder John Hastings has retired from all cricket, citing the risks posed by a bleeding lung condition. John Hastings was played for which country?
(a) West Indies
(b) New Zealand
(c) South Africa
Q11. Shillong is a hill station in northeast India and capital of the state of-
(b) Arunachal Pradesh
Q12. Who is the Vice Chairman of NITI Aayog?
(a) Bibek Debroy
(b) Rajiv Kumar
(c) VK Saraswat
(d) Ramesh Chand
Q13. The United Nations Children’s Fund-India (UNICEF) has appointed Asian Games gold-medalist sprinter _____________ as India’s first ever Youth Ambassador.
(a) Sakshi Malik
(b) Geeta Phogat
(c) Hima Das
(d) PV Sindhu
Q14. Name the Eminent journalist, who has been selected under prestigious award category of Raja Ram Mohan Roy award?
(a) Irfan Hussain
(b) Dinesh Pathak
(c) Bakshi Tirath Singh
(d) N Ram
Q15. UNICEF India works along with the Central Government to ensure that children born in India get the best start in life, thrive and develop to his or her full potential. UNICEF headquarters in-
(d) New York