Latest Current Affairs - 14th July 2018

Latest Current Affairs July 2018

Q1. Who has been appointed as Director General of the Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA)?

  1.  TCA Raghavan
  2. Pritam Jain
  3. Nalin Surie
  4. Ranjan Kumar Mishra

Q2. Indian Army has recently signed a MoU with which Public Sector Bank on the Defence Salary Package?

  1.  Punjab National Bank
  2. Bank of India
  3. Bank of Baroda
  4. State Bank of India

Q3.  Dada JP Vaswani, the renowned Spiritual leader passed away. Who was his Guru?

  1. PL Vaswani
  2. GL Vaswani
  3. TL Vaswani
  4. ML Vaswani

Q4.Which state government has given in-principle approval for ‘Seema Darshan’ project for border tourism?

  1. Sikkim
  2. Jammu & Kashmir
  3. Gujarat 
  4. Rajasthan

Q5. The play script “Hello Farmaish”, which is being shortlisted for The Hindu Playwright Award 2018, is written by whom?

  1. Manjima Chatterjee
  2. Sneh Sapru
  3. Alistair Bennis
  4. Nayantara Nayar

Q6. India has become the newest member of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). Where is the headquarter of EBRD?

  1. Berlin
  2. Paris
  3. London
  4. Geneva

Q7. How many MoU's have been signed between India and South Korea, recently?

  1. 12
  2. 9
  3. 11
  4. 15

Q8.  Who receives lifetime achievement award at Seatrade 30th Anniversary?

  1. Paul Hermelin
  2. Ravi Mehrotra
  3. Ashish Chemburkar
  4. Charles Scharf

Q9.  Who won the gold in the junior men's rapid fire pistol at 28th Meeting of Shooting Hopes international championship?

  1. Anish Bhanwala
  2. Matej Rampulla
  3. Adarsh Singh
  4. Anhad Jawanda

Q10. Who inaugurated the state-run power giant National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC) 250 MW Solar Power Plant in Mandsaur?

  1. Smt Sushma Swaraj
  2. Shri Narendra Modi
  3. Shri Shivraj Singh Chauhan
  4. Shri Arun Jaitley

Q11. Dr TCA Raghavan was appointed as the Director General of this department.

  1. CIMA
  2. ICSI
  3. ACCA
  4. ICWA

Q12. Which payment bank gets RBI Nod to resume taking New Customers?

  1.  India Post Payment Bank
  2.  Fino Payment Bank
  3.  Aditya Birla Idea Payment Bank
  4.  Airtel Payments Bank

Q13. The 37th Foundation Day of NABARD is celebrated on which date?

  1.  16th July
  2. 18th July
  3. 10th July
  4. 13th July

Q14. Hima Das, who has created history by becoming the first Indian woman to win a gold at the IAAF World Under- 20 Athletics Championships, belongs to which state?

  1. Punjab
  2. Assam
  3. West Bengal
  4. Jharkhand

Q15. The book “Aluminium: The Future Metal” has been authored by whom?

  1. Anil Gopishankar Mukim
  2. Aruna Sharma
  3. Haribhai Chaudhary
  4. Tapan Kumar Chand

Q16. India's first-ever metal craft exhibition was held in which city?

  1. Leh
  2. Ladakh
  3. Srinagar
  4. Chandigarh

Q17.  Nina Tshering La has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to which of the following?

  1. Republic of Congo
  2. Republic of Haiti
  3. Republic of Laos
  4. Republic of Venezuela

Q18.  Who overtook the Alibaba Group founder Jack Ma to become Asia's richest person?

  1. Mukesh Ambani
  2. Wang Jianlin
  3. Dilip Shanghvi
  4. Lei Jun