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November Current Affairs 2018 in English

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Question 1
Who has been appointed as the new Director General (DG) of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)?
A
RK Pachnanda
B
S S Deswal
C
Rajiv Rai Bhatnagar
D
Sudeep Lakhtakia
Question 2
Which state government has recently launched “Soura Jalanidhi” scheme?
A
Jharkhand
B
Odisha
C
Bihar
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 3
What is the India’s rank in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Index 2018?
A
77th
B
98th
C
87th
D
64th
Question 4
Who has become the first Indian to win an Asian Snooker Tour event?
A
United Kingdom
B
Mauritius
C
Japan
D
Seychelles
Question 5
Which union territory falls under jurisdiction of Calcutta High Court?
A
Puducherry
B
Lakshadweep
C
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
D
West Bengal
Question 6
Which Indian Sculptor designed the world’s ‘tallest statue’Statue of Unity’?
A
Ram V. Sutar
B
Vivan Sundaram
C
Jitish Kallat
D
N. N. Rimzon
Question 7
Which of the following is the global satellite navigation system of European Union?
A
BeiDou
B
GPS
C
Galileo
D
GLONASS
Question 8
India has officially signed a $950 million contract with which country for the purchase of two upgraded Krivak III-class stealth frigates?
A
France
B
Russia
C
Japan
D
United States
Question 9
Which Indian company has been named an Official Partner of FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018?
A
Tata Steel
B
Reliance
C
Infosys
D
Wipro
Question 10
The first-ever Indo-Japan joint military exercise ‘Dharma Guardian-2018’ has started in which of the following states?
A
Mizoram
B
Nagaland
C
West Bengal
D
Odisha
Question 11
Which of the following states doesn’t celebrate its foundation day on November 1?
A
Kerala
B
Karnataka
C
Jharkhand
D
Haryana
Question 12
Which city is the venue of the National Seminar on Entrepreneurship and Business Development in Ayurveda?
A
Guwahati
B
Chennai
C
Pune
D
Delhi
Question 13
The All-India ‘Unreserved Mobile Ticketing’ facility (UTS on Mobile) has been developed by Indian Railway- CRIS. Where is the headquarters of CRIS?
A
Pune
B
Delhi
C
Kolkata
D
Chennai
Question 14
V. Rathinam, veteran freedom fighter and member of Indian National Army (INA) has passed away. He belonged to which state?
A
Karnataka
B
Kerala
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Odisha
Question 15
The first WHO Global Conference on Air Pollution and Health was held in which city?
A
New York
B
Geneva
C
Delhi
D
Paris
Question 16
Little India Gate’, which is in news recently, is inaugurated in which of the following cities?
A
Medan
B
Jakarta
C
Banten
D
Depok
Question 17
India’s first asymmetrical cable-stayed bridge “Signature Bridge” has recently inaugurated in which of the following cities?
A
Mumbai
B
Kolkata
C
Chennai
D
Delhi
Question 18
The Union government has awarded which state police for citizen services under an e-governance project “CCTNS”?
A
Haryana
B
Assam
C
Jharkhand
D
Kerala
Question 19
Which of the following cities is the venue of the 18th IORA Council of (Foreign) Ministers Meetings (COM)?
A
Santiago
B
Durban
C
Brasília
D
Harare
Question 20
Which company has received India’s first Letter of Credit (LC) payment via blockchain?
A
Tata Motors
B
Wipro
C
Reliance Industries
D
Infosys
Question 21
The newly-built Ekana cricket stadium is located in which of the following cities?
A
Udaipur
B
Lucknow
C
Delhi
D
Pune
Question 22
Who has been appointed India’s new Ambassador to Iran?
A
Saurabh Kumar
B
Gaddam Dharmendra
C
N K Saxena
D
Priti Jindal
Question 23
Supreme Court has recently given nod for a separate High Court for which of the following states/UTs?
A
Nagaland
B
Andhra Pradesh
C
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
D
Mizoram
Question 24
Which state government has recently rolled out the technology-driven & citizen-friendly ‘Mo Bus’ service?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Karnataka
C
Odisha
D
Kerala
Question 25
Which international organisation has recently inked $172 million loan pact to make farming viable in Andhra Pradesh?
A
AIIB
B
New Development Bank
C
UNICEF
D
World Bank
Question 26
For which term, India has been elected as a member of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Council?
A
2020 to 2023
B
2019 to 2022
C
2021 to 2024
D
2018 to 2021
Question 27
Who has been appointed the new Secretary General of Lok Sabha?
A
Snehlata Shrivastava
B
Anup Mishra
C
Rama Devi
D
Nischal Jain
Question 28
Under which schedule of the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act – 2014, the Central Tribal University will be set up in the state?
A
10th
B
13th
C
11th
D
12th
Question 29
Lalan Sarang, who passed away recently, was the noted theatre personality of which regional cinema?
A
Marathi
B
Odia
C
Tamil
D
Telugu
Question 30
The 5th edition of World Buddhist Forum (WBF -2018) was recently held in which country?
A
India
B
Nepal
C
Sri Lanka
D
China
Question 31
The 25th maritime exercise “SIMBEX-18” has started between India and which country?
A
South Korea
B
Spain
C
Japan
D
France
Question 32
The first-ever solutions-focused event “Global Cooling Innovation Summit” will be held in which country?
A
Brazil
B
India
C
South Africa
D
United Kingdom
Question 33
Which news agency has recently launched the world’s first AI news anchor?
A
Yonhap
B
Kyodo News
C
Xinhua
D
Lankapuvath
Question 34
The Union Cabinet has recently approved sale of Govt. of India’s equity in DCIL to consortium of which of the following ports?
A
Paradeep Port
B
Vishakhapatnam Port
C
Jawahar Lal Nehru Port
D
All of the above
Question 35
On which date, the National Cancer Awareness Day (NCAD), was observed recently in India?
A
November 7
B
November 9
C
November 10
D
November 11
Question 36
Which IIT has developed a portable solar-powered cold storage device with a 500 kg capacity?
A
IIT Indore
B
IIT Bombay
C
IIT Kanpur
D
IIT Madras
Question 37
M777 Howitzers, which are recently inducted into Indian Army, are procured from which country?
A
United States
B
South Korea
C
Russia
D
Italy
Question 38
Which city is the venue of the International Conference on Yoga for Public Health?
A
Kolkata
B
Panjim
C
Agartala
D
Bhopal
Question 39
Which state government is celebrating the “Jashn-e-Virasat-e-Urdu” festival?
A
Telangana
B
Uttarakhand
C
Delhi
D
Jharkhand
Question 40
Which of the following countries has become the world’s first nation to ban reef-killing toxic sunscreen?
A
Nauru
B
Republic of Palau
C
New Guinea
D
Vanuatu
Question 41
As per latest US-based National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) report, which of the following cities is the India’s most congested city?
A
Bengaluru
B
Delhi
C
Chennai
D
Kolkata
Question 42
The first-ever bilateral naval exercise ‘Samudra Shakti 2018’ has started between India and which country?
A
Indonesia
B
Seychelles
C
Vanuatu
D
Philippines
Question 43
Stan Lee, who passed away recently, was the legendary comic book writer of which country?
A
South Africa
B
United States
C
France
D
Canada
Question 44
The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has recently hired which of the following India’s strategic crude oil storage facility?
A
Padur
B
Visakhapatnam
C
Mangalore
D
Rajkot
Question 45
Who has been honoured with the 2018 Munin Barkotoki Literary Award?
A
Arupa Kalita Patangia
B
Homen Borgohain
C
Debabhuson Borah
D
Dhrubajyoti Bora
Question 46
Which of the following countries is the Partner Country at the 38th India International Trade Fair (IITF-2018)?
A
Iran
B
Afghanistan
C
Nepal
D
Bangladesh
Question 47
India’s first multi-modal terminal has recently inaugurated on which of the following rivers?
A
Yamuna
B
Ganga
C
Brahmaputra
D
Godavari
Question 48
Which is the host nation for the conference on Global Digital Content Market (GDCM) 2018?
A
India
B
Nepal
C
France
D
Indonesia
Question 49
Which Indian city is the venue of the regional meeting of the World Customs Organisation (WCO)?
A
Delhi
B
Jaipur
C
Pune
D
Hyderabad
Question 50
Which of the following countries is the Partner Country at the 9th Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2019?
A
Oman
B
Qatar
C
UAE
D
Israel
Question 51
Which of the following cities is the principal seat of the Madhya Pradesh High Court?
A
Gwalior
B
Bhopal
C
Indore
D
Jabalpur
Question 52
India has recently signed pact with which country to collaborate on cancer research?
A
Japan
B
United Kingdom
C
France
D
United States
Question 53
Who has been honoured with the “Lifetime Achievement Award” at the 6th Indian Social Work Congress in New Delhi?
A
Neelam Kler
B
Ketayun Ardeshir Dinshaw
C
M. Subhadra Nair
D
Martha Farrell
Question 54
Which state police has launched e-learning portal ‘Nipun’ for training its personnel?
A
Tamil Nadu Police
B
Mumbai Police
C
Delhi Police
D
Kolkata Police
Question 55
Which city is the venue of the 2018 Women’s World Boxing Championships?
A
Delhi
B
Pune
C
Shimla
D
Patna
Question 56
Which country is the current chair at the 13th East Asia Summit (EAS -2018)?
A
New Zealand
B
South Korea
C
Singapore
D
Australia
Question 57
Which state police has launched e-learning portal ‘Nipun’ for training its personnel?
A
Tamil Nadu Police
B
Mumbai Police
C
Delhi Police
D
Kolkata Police
Question 58
Which city is the venue of the 2018 South Asian Regional Conference on Urban Infrastructure?
A
Kathmandu
B
Delhi
C
Naypyidaw
D
Bangkok
Question 59
The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has recently lifted sanctions against which African nation after 9 years?
A
Eritrea
B
Burundi
C
Somalia
D
Egypt
Question 60
Where is the headquarters of National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC)?
A
Chennai
B
Kolkata
C
Delhi
D
Pune
Question 61
Prof. T N Srinivasan, who passed away recently, was the renowned personality of which field?
A
Marine Science
B
Economy
C
Art
D
Biology
Question 62
On which date, the 2018 International Day for Tolerance was observed recently?
A
November 17
B
November 18
C
November 16
D
November 15
Question 63
Which city is the venue of the 4th edition of Intex South Asia 2018?
A
Delhi
B
Colombo
C
Kathmandu
D
Naypyidaw
Question 64
Which state government has launched the ‘Gau Samridhi Plus scheme’ for dairy farmers?
A
Odisha
B
Jharkhand
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Kerala
Question 65
Which of the following banks has launched the India’s first interactive credit card with buttons?
A
ICICI Bank
B
Induslnd Bank
C
Bandhan Bank
D
Axis Bank
Question 66
India’s first specialized hospital for elephants has opened in which of the following cities?
A
Varanasi
B
Kochi
C
Mathura
D
Bangaluru
Question 67
Which of the following words has been chosen ‘Word of the Year 2018’ by Oxford Dictionaries?
A
Toxic
B
MeToo
C
Cakeism
D
Vegan
Question 68
The Union Government has signed a $300 million loan pact with which international organisation to boost infra funding by IIFCL?
A
World Bank
B
NDB
C
ADB
D
AIIB
Question 69
William Goldman, the Oscar-winning screenwriter and novelist has passed away. He was from which country?
A
France
B
Germany
C
United Kingdom
D
United States
Question 70
The birth anniversary of which freedom fighter is celebrated as National Education Day (NED) in India?
A
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
B
J B Kripalani
C
Jawaharlal Nehru
D
Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
Question 71
What is the theme of the 26th Conference of Central and State Organizations (COCSSO)?
A
Agriculture & Farmers’ Statistics
B
Administrative Statistics
C
Quality Assurance in Official Statistics
D
Agriculture & Quality Statistics
Question 72
The Union Government has set up tribunal to decide on ban on two Tripura militant groups “NLFT & ATTF”. Who is the head of the tribunal?
A
Ramesh Abhishek
B
Alok Verma
C
Rita Teaotia
D
Suresh Kait
Question 73
Ad Guru Alyque Padamsee, who passed away recently, created which of the following Indian ad campaigns?
A
Cherry Charlie
B
TV detective Karamchand
C
Hamara Bajaj
D
All of the above
Question 74
What is the theme of the 2018 World Pneumonia Day (WPD)?
A
Stop Pneumonia: Invest in Child Health
B
Keep the Promise, Stop Pneumonia Now
C
Every Breath Counts: Stop Pneumonia Now
D
Universal access to pneumonia prevention and care
Question 75
The Himalayan State Regional Council (HSRC), which is recently set up by NITI Aayog, will be chaired by whom?
A
K. Radhakrishnan
B
V K Saraswat
C
Kailasavadivoo Sivan
D
G. Madhavan Nair
Question 76
Who is the author of the book ‘A Great Association-Glimpses into the Life of Swami Bhoomananda Tirtha’?
A
Mylswamy Annadurai
B
Shashi Shekar Vempati
C
Nirviseshananda Tirtha
D
K Sreedharan
Question 77
ISRO has successfully launched GSAT-29 satellite into space from which launch vehicle?
A
GSLV Mk III
B
GSLV Mk I
C
GSLV Mk II
D
GSLV Mk IV
Question 78
Who has become the first Indian to climb Mt Giluwe in Papua New Guinea?
A
Taka Tamut
B
Sivangi Pathak
C
Raj Singh Dharmshaktu
D
Satyarup Siddhanta
Question 79
What is the theme of the 2018 campaign of World Diabetes Day (WDD)?
A
Go Blue for Breakfast
B
Eyes on Diabetes
C
The Family and Diabetes
D
Women and diabetes
Question 80
Which Indian journalist has won the 2018 London Press Freedom Award for Courage?
A
Ravish Kumar
B
Arnab Goswami
C
Swati Chaturvedi
D
Dhruv Rathee
Question 81
The Union HRD ministry has launched the LEAP initiative for higher education faculty. What does ‘LEAP’ stands for?
A
Legitimate for Academicians Programme
B
Lasting for Academicians Programme
C
Leadership for Academicians Programme
D
Legible for Academicians Programme
Question 82
Who is the author of the book “Notes of a Dream The Authorized Biography of A.R. Rahman”?
A
Anuja Chauhan
B
Krishna Trilok
C
Mridula Behari
D
Devapriya Roy
Question 83
Which social initiative has been launched by Twitter India to boost youth engagement for 2019 General Elections?
A
#PowerOf18
B
#PowerOfVoters
C
#PowerOf19
D
#PowerOfElection
Question 84
Who has won the 2018 Fuzhou China Open Badminton tournament?
A
Huang Yuxiang
B
Lin Dan
C
Kento Momota
D
Chou Tien-chen
Question 85
Which Indian wrestler has been ranked world No. 1 rank in 65 Kg category?
A
Sushil Kumar
B
Sanjeet Kumar
C
Yogeshwar Dutt
D
Bajrang Punia
Question 86
Ananth Kumar, who passed away recently, was in charge of which of the following union ministries?
A
Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs
B
Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs
C
Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
D
Ministry of Labour and Employment
Question 87
During INSPIRE 2018, EESL and ADB signed pact for $13 million Global Environment Facility (GEF) grant to set up an EERF. What does EERF stands for?
A
Environment Efficiency Revolving Fund
B
Ecology Efficiency Revolving Fund
C
Eco Efficiency Revolving Fund
D
Energy Efficiency Revolving Fund
Question 88
What is the theme of the 33rd ASEAN summit 2018?
A
Partnering for change, engaging the world
B
Resilient and Innovative Asean
C
One ASEAN at the Heart of Dynamic Asia
D
Strengthening ASEAN Maritime Cooperation
Question 89
Which Indian personality has recently bestowed with France’s highest civilian honour “Knight of the Legion of Honour”?
A
Kailash Satyarthi
B
Amartya Sen
C
Jawahar Lal Sarin
D
Soumitra Chatterjee
Question 90
Who has been elected the new President of International Boxing Association (AIBA)?
A
Thomas Bach
B
P S Bopanna
C
Gafur Rakhimov
D
Will Smith
Question 91
Which of the following countries have recently exempted by United States for buying Iranian oil?
A
China, Taiwan and Greece
B
Japan, South Korea and India
C
India, Italy and Turkey
D
All of the above
Question 92
Which Indian shooter has won the historic men’s skeet gold at the Asian Shotgun Championship 2018 in Kuwait?
A
Saurabh Chaudhary
B
Arjun Babuta
C
Angad Vir Singh Bajwa
D
Hriday Hazarika
Question 93
Which noted journalist has been chosen for the prestigious Raja Ram Mohan Roy Award?
A
Ruby Sarkar
B
Rajesh Parshuram Joshte
C
VS Rajesh
D
N. Ram
Question 94
The Government of India (GoI) has recently approved operationalisation strategy for Operation Greens for which of the following crops?
A
Tomato, Onion and Potato
B
Onion, Carrot and Peas
C
Potato, Wheat and Onion
D
Tomato, Peas and Chilli
Question 95
Which sports journalist is the author of the book “The Fire Burns Blue: A History of Women’s Cricket in India”?
A
Jatin Sapru
B
Karunya Keshav
C
Mayanti Langer
D
Boria Majumdar
Question 96
What is the theme of the 2018 National Ayurveda Day (NAD) of India?
A
Ayurveda for Public Health
B
Ayurveda for Prevention and Control of Diabetes
C
Ayurveda: Cure and Protect Our Lives
D
Ayurveda: Cure and Protect Our Lives
Question 97
RBI has started process to set up PCR for capturing borrowers’ details. The acronym “PCR” stands for?
A
Public Credit Registry
B
Personal Credit Registry
C
Prone Credit Registry
D
Premium Credit Registry
Question 98
IAMAI has constituted which AR/VR Committee to promote the technologies in India?
A
Kumar Yadav committee
B
Mahesh Prabhu committee
C
Ajit Kumar committee
D
Namrita Mahindro committee
Question 99
On which date, the 2018 World Tsunami Awareness Day (WTAD) is observed on which date?
A
November 3
B
November 4
C
November 5
D
November 6
Question 100
Which decommissioned aircraft carrier will be converted into India’s first-ever moored maritime museum-cum-marine adventure centre?
A
INS Chakra
B
INS Chakra
C
INS Vikrant
D
INS Viraat
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