Daily Current Affairs Quiz – 9th January 2018

Daily Current Affairs Quiz – 9th January 2018:

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1) What is the theme of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas which was celebrated on 9th January 2018.

  1. Ancient Route, Ancient Journey
  2. Ancient Route, New Journey
  3. New Route, New Journey
  4. New Route, Ancient Journey
  5. None of these.

2) With which of the following countries India has cancelled a Rs.32,000-crore Make in India warship project.

  1. South Korea
  2. North Korea
  3. Israel
  4. Iraq
  5. None of these.

3) What is the dead line that Government extends for linking Aadhaar with saving schemes

  1. March 31, 2018
  2. April 1, 2018
  3. June 30, 2018
  4. June1, 2018
  5. None of these.

4)  What is the name of India’s fastest super computer launched by IITM Pune

  1. Tainhe
  2. Pratyush
  3. Mira
  4. K computer
  5. None of these. 

5) What is the name of the robot which Kerala government has introduce to clean sewers

  1. Bandicoot
  2. Sewcoot
  3. Gen robotics
  4. Silicon clean
  5. None of these

6) Which of the following state government has banned E-cigarettes, a battery run electronic device that tries to create the feeling of tobacco smoking.

  1. Orissa
  2. Assam
  3. Bihar
  4. Rajasthan
  5. Andhra Pradesh

7) Which of the following state topped in logistic index according to the survey conducted by the commerce ministry.

  1. Bihar
  2. Assam
  3. Bihar
  4. Rajasthan
  5. Andhra Pradesh

8) Name the bank which tie-up with NSFDC to provide financial assistance for economic empowerment of persons belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC) families living below Double Poverty Line (DPL).

  1. SBI
  2. Axis
  3. HDFC
  4. ICICI
  5. PNB

9) What is the scheme introduced by the Union Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs (MoPA) in both to make the department as paperless.

  1. e-Sansad
  2. e-Vidhan
  3. e- Parliament
  4. Both a and b
  5. Both b and c

10) In which of the following city first meeting of Persons of Indian Origin (PIO)  Parliamentary Conference is conducted.

  1. Mumbai
  2. New Delhi
  3. Chennai
  4. Cochin
  5. None of these 

11) Who is appointed as the new MD & CEO of National Payment Corporation of India ( NPCI)

  1. Hotta
  2. Sunil lanba
  3. Dilip Asba
  4. Rajiv Mehirishi
  5. None of these.

12) Who has honored French’s highest award the Legion of Honour

  1. Soumitra Chattopadhyay
  2. Kamal Hassan
  3. Sharuk khan
  4. Amir Khan
  5. Salman Khan.

Answers: 

1) Answer: B

Explanation:

The theme of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas is Ancient Route, New Journey

2) Answer: A

Explanation:

The government has cancelled a Rs.32,000-crore Make in India project aimed at constructing 12 advanced minesweeper warships in collaboration with South Korea at the Goa Shipyard.

3) Answer: A

Explanation:

Government has extended the deadline for linking of biometric identification Aadhaar to small savings schemes like post office deposits, Kisan Vikas Patra by three months to March 31, 2018.

4)  Answer: B

Explanation:

India’s fastest supercomputer ‘Pratyush’ established at Pune IITM.

5) Answer: A

Explanation:

The Bandicoot robot is which Kerala government has introduce to clean sewers

6) Answer: C

Explanation:

The Bihar Government has banned electronic cigarettes in the state. E-cigarette is a battery run electronic device that tries to create the feeling of tobacco smoking.

7) Answer: A

Explanation:

Gujarat has topped the logistics index chart, an indicator of the efficiency of logistical services necessary for promoting exports in particular and economic growth in general.

8) Answer: E

Explanation:

Punjab National Bank (PNB) and National Scheduled Castes Finance and Development Corporation (NSFDC) have tied up to provide financial assistance for economic empowerment of persons belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC) families living below Double Poverty Line (DPL).

9) Answer: D

Explanation:

The Union Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs (MoPA) proposed rolling out of e-Sansad in Parliament and e-Vidhan in State Legislatures under “Digital India” to make the functioning of Parliament and State Legislatures paperless. It was announced by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar.

10) Answer: B

Explanation:

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the first Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) Parliamentary Conference in New Delhi  .

11) Answer: C

Explanation:

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has appointed Dilip Asbe as Managing Director and CEO of the organisation.

12) Answer: A

Explanation:

France will confer its highest order of merit, the ‘Legion of Honour’, on legendary film and theatre actor Soumitra Chattopadhyay.

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