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October 4th Week CA English Quiz

Current Affairs English -23rd October to 31st October-2019

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Question 1
The world’s oldest known natural pearl has recently discovered in which Island?
A
Ras Al Khaimah
B
Umm Al Qaiwain
C
Sharjah
D
Abu Dhabi
Question 2
The researchers of which country have developed renewable energy storage device?
A
U K
B
U S
C
France
D
Germany
Question 3
Which state has registered highest number of crimes against women, as per Crime in India Report 2017?
A
Jharkhand
B
Rajasthan
C
Odisha
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 4
On which date, the 2019 edition of World Iodine Deficiency Day is observed?  
A
Oct.20
B
Oct.23
C
Oct.21
D
Oct.22
Question 5
Which Indian sportsperson has won the Vogue's Sportsperson of the Year 2019?
A
Dutee Chand
B
P V Sindhu
C
Mary Kom
D
Mithali Raj
Question 6
India’s 1st plant to convert paddy straw into compressed biogas (CBG) will come up in which city?
A
Nagpur
B
Jabalpur
C
Karnal
D
Udaipur
Question 7
What is the theme of the 2019 edition of World Osteoporosis Day?
A
Strong Women Make Stronger Women
B
Stop at One: Make your First Break your Last
C
Love your bones and protect your future
D
Real Men Build Their Strength from Within
Question 8
Which UN agency has launched campaign ‘Feed Our Future’ against hunger & malnutrition in India?
A
UNESCO
B
WFP
C
FAO
D
UNIDO
Question 9
Which state government has decided no Govt. jobs for people with more than 2 children from 2021?
A
UP
B
MP
C
Jharkhand
D
Assam
Question 10
Which union ministry has signed pact with defense ministry provide traditional medicine?
A
Ministry of AYUSH
B
Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change
C
Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
D
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Question 11
The 2019 summit of the Global Snow Leopard and Ecosystem Protection Program (GSLEP) was held in which city?
A
Dehradun
B
Shimla
C
Darjeeling
D
Delhi
Question 12
The Data Security Council of India (DSCI) has launched which national repository of startups?
A
TechBharat
B
TechWalk
C
TechSagar
D
TechTea
Question 13
Bhashan Char Island, which is in news recently, is located in which country?
A
India
B
Sri Lanka
C
Bangladesh
D
Pakistan
Question 14
On which date, the 2019 edition of International Snow Leopard Day is observed?
A
Oct.20
B
Oct.21
C
Oct.23
D
Oct.22
Question 15
Who led Indian delegation at the 18th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Non – Aligned Movement (NAM)?
A
Narendra Modi
B
Ram Nath Kovind
C
Venkaiah
D
Rajnath Singh
Question 16
Which Indian sportsperson has been named ambassador for PM Modi’s ‘Bharat Ki Laxmi’ initiative?
A
Saina Nehwal
B
Mary Kom
C
P V Sindhu
D
Mithali Raj
Question 17
Who has been appointed new CEO of UIDAI?
A
Prakash Sharma
B
Pankaj Kumar
C
Mayank Dutt
D
Vijay Kumar
Question 18
Who is the head of the committee to resolve MeitY and NITI fight over Artificial Intelligence (AI)?
A
K Vijay Raghavan
B
S. K. Sinha
C
S. K. Sinha
D
Tarun Shridhar
Question 19
Which Indian Armed Force has decided to conduct exercise codenamed ‘Sindhu Sudarshan’?
A
Indian Air Force
B
Indian Navy
C
Assam Rifles
D
Indian Army
Question 20
Which union ministry has inaugurated the International Workshop on Environment Flows at Delhi?
A
Ministry of Jal Sakthi
B
Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change
C
Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
D
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Question 21
India signed the Kartarpur Sahib Corridor Agreement with which country?
A
Nepal
B
Bangladesh
C
Afghanistan
D
Pakistan
Question 22
What is the India’s rank in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business 2020 report?
A
51st
B
61st
C
63rd
D
62nd
Question 23
Who became the first Indian man to win gold at Wushu World Championships?
A
Rajvir Singh
B
Santosh Kumar
C
Narender Grewal
D
Praveen Kumar
Question 24
On which date, the World Polio Day is observed?
A
Oct.20
B
Oct.21
C
Oct.24
D
Oct.22
Question 25
Who has been appointed as new Chairman of Staff Selection Commission (SSC)?
A
Braj Raj Sharma
B
Pankaj Kumar
C
Pooja Kadian
D
Sandhyarani Devi
Question 26
Who is the author of the book “Ten Studies in Kashmir: History and Politics”?
A
Jnan Chandra Ghosh
B
Rajeshwar Acharya
C
Kashi Nath Pandit
D
Gita Mehta
Question 27
Which institute has topped the 2020 QS India University Rankings?
A
IIT Bombay
B
IIT Madras
C
IIT Kharagpur
D
IIT Roorkee
Question 28
What is the India’s rank at the 2019 Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index?
A
22nd
B
25th
C
32nd
D
12th
Question 29
Which country will host the first edition of expanded 24 team FIFA World Cup for Clubs in 2021?
A
Sri Lanka
B
China
C
India
D
Qatar
Question 30
What is the India’s rank in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business 2020 report?
A
51st
B
61st
C
63rd
D
62nd
Question 31
What is the theme of the 2019 edition of Vigilance Awareness Week?
A
Promote integrity and eradicate Corruption
B
My Vision – Corruption Free India
C
Eradicate Corruption – Build a New India
D
Integrity – A way of life
Question 32
Which international organization has inked agreement project to support smallholder farmers in Odisha?
A
ADB
B
AIIB
C
World Bank
D
IMF
Question 33
The 58th Raising Day of Indo – Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) is observed on which date?
A
Oct.20
B
Oct.21
C
Oct.24
D
Oct.22
Question 34
The first–ever Global Bio–India 2019 summit is being held in which city?
A
Chennai
B
Gandhinagar
C
Agartala
D
Delhi
Question 35
ABADHA scheme, which is in news recently, is associated to which state?
A
Jharkhand
B
Bihar
C
Odisha
D
West Bengal
Question 36
Who won the Udyog Rattan Award – 2019 of Institute of Economic Studies (IES)?
A
Kishan Kumar
B
Pradeep Jain
C
Thakur Anup Singh
D
Kuldeep Yadav
Question 37
Which state government has launched Mukhya Mantri Kanya Sumangala Yojana on Dhanteras
A
Punjab
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Rajasthan
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 38
K R Wadhwaney, who passed away recently, is associated to which field?
A
Music
B
Law
C
Painting
D
Sports
Question 39
The Thotlakonda Buddhist Monastery is located in which state?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Karnataka
C
Kerala
D
Maharashtra
Question 40
Who won the 2019 Sakharov human rights prize of European Union (EU)?
A
Oleg Sentsov
B
Ilham Tohti
C
Liu Xiaobo
D
Nasrin Sotoudeh
Question 41
Who is the recently appointed chairman of Airports Authority of India (October 2019)?
A
Arvind Singh
B
Sukhbir Singh Sandhu
C
Sanjiv Saran
D
Bhupendra Singh
Question 42
Recently, Paralympics champion Marieke Vervoort ended her life through euthanasia at the age of 40 to end her sufferings due to degenerative muscle disease. She was from which country?
A
Spain
B
France
C
Belgium
D
Italy
Question 43
Which professional football club has recently conferred life membership to Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee?
A
Bengaluru FC
B
Mohun Bagan
C
United Sikkim
D
Indian Arrows
Question 44
Dilip Parikh, who recently passed away, was a former chief minister of which state?
A
Maharashtra
B
Gujarat
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 45
TP Radhamani was an actress predominantly in which language films?
A
Tamil
B
Telugu
C
Malayalam
D
Kannadam
Question 46
K R Wadhwaney who recently passed away was a famous __?
A
Poet
B
Author
C
Sports Journalist
D
Political Leader
Question 47
What is India’s rank in Global Health Security Index, 2019?
A
59th
B
67th
C
58th
D
57th
Question 48
Which organization awards Sakharov Prize for Human Rights?
A
UN Human Rights Council
B
Amnesty International
C
Refugees International
D
European Union (EU) Parliament
Question 49
Which two Indian cricketers are winners of the prestigious Wisden India Almanack Cricketer of the Year award this year (2019)?
A
Bhuvneshwar Kumar & Mithali Raj
B
Hardik Pandya & Jhulan Goswami
C
Hardik Pandya & Smriti Mandhana
D
Jasprit Bumrah & Smriti Mandhana
Question 50
A school located in which city has won the Guinness World Record for becoming the ‘world’s largest school’ in terms of strength of students?
A
Dehradun
B
Lucknow
C
Hyderabad
D
Mumbai
Question 51
Which Indian public sector bank has recently launched a healthcare insurance policy in collaboration with Universal Sompo General Insurance Company Ltd?
A
Canara Bank
B
Indian Overseas Bank
C
Union Bank of India
D
Bank of India
Question 52
Manohar Lal Khattar, who has recently become CM of Haryana state for second time, represents which constituency of Haryana Legislative Assembly?
A
Jind
B
Karnal
C
Rohtak
D
Bhiwani
Question 53
Which cyclone recently became first Super Cyclonic storm in Arabian Sea in last 12 years?
A
Cyclone Fani
B
Cyclone Hikaa
C
Cyclone Kyarr
D
Cyclone Vayu
Question 54
In Mumbai, Indian Railways recently launched 42 Automatic Ticket Vending Machines for fast delivery of tickets of local trains. These ATVMs work on which operating system?
A
Windows
B
Linux
C
Debian
D
HeliOS
Question 55
Which Buddhist site of Bihar was recently in news for 50th anniversary of establishment of Vishwa Shanti Stupa (World Peace Pagoda)?
A
Gaya
B
Rajgir
C
Nalanda
D
Bodh Gaya
Question 56
Ex Shakti–2019’ is a joint counter-terrorism drill between armies of India and __?
A
USA
B
UK
C
France
D
Israel
Question 57
Recently Kalidhar Battalion was in news for a white – water rafting expedition called the “Rudrashila”. The “Battle of Kalidhar” was a part of which war?
A
Indo – Pak War, 1948
B
Indo – Pak War, 1965
C
Indo – China War, 1962
D
Indo – Pak War, 1971
Question 58
On which date, World Day for Audiovisual Heritage is celebrated?
A
Oct.20
B
Oct.21
C
Oct.27
D
Oct.22
Question 59
What is the theme of 2019 Vigilance Awareness Week?
A
Students and Watchfulness
B
Observing Prudence in Workplace
C
Integrity – A way of life
D
Vigilance for liberty and integrity of the country
Question 60
Which actor has joined hands with UNICEF and Ministry of Women and Child Development to raise awareness and speak up against sexual abuse of children?
A
Ayushmann Khurrana
B
Hritik Roshan
C
Rajkummar Rao
D
Vicky Kaushal
Question 61
Which company has recently won DigiDhan Mission Fintech Award for 2018 – 2019?
A
PayTM
B
BharatPe
C
MobiKwik
D
PhonePe
Question 62
Which Indian city has got the World Guinness Record for lighting 4 lakh diyas?
A
Lucknow
B
Ayodhya
C
Bhopal
D
Jaipur
Question 63
Which two companies have got Maharatna status in October 2019?
A
BHEL and Power Grid Corporation
B
HPCL and Power Grid Corporation
C
BHEL and HPCL
D
GAIL and BHEL
Question 64
Which Central Armed Police Forces of India recently celebrated its 58th raising day?
A
Border Security Force (BSF)
B
Indo – Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)
C
Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
D
Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)
Question 65
Recently, Central Government has given final approval to Tamil Nadu’s proposal to establish six new medical colleges. Which of the following is not a location of these new medical colleges?
A
Tiruppur
B
Sivagangai
C
Namakkal
D
Ramanathapuram
Question 66
Who has been appointed as new Indian Ambassador to Iraq?
A
Piyush Agrawal
B
Piyush Agrawal
C
Birender Singh Yadav
D
P S Chawala
Question 67
Don Valentine, the founder of Sequoia Capital has passed away. He was from which country?
A
USA
B
UK
C
Japan
D
Israel
Question 68
V Nanammal, India’s oldest yoga teacher has passed away. She was from which state?
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Odisha
C
Karnataka
D
Kerala
Question 69
Who has been appointed as the 47th Chief Justice of India (CJI)?
A
Jasti Chelameswar
B
Aniruddha Bose
C
Sharad Arvind Bobde
D
Madan Lokur
Question 70
Sadako Ogata, the first female UN refugee chief passed away. She was from which country?
A
USA
B
UK
C
Japan
D
Israel
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