Latest Current Affairs & G.K Questions - 16th July 2018
Q1. Who issued an order allowing photography within the premises of all centrally protected monuments/sites except at Ajanta Caves, Leh Palace and Taj Mahal?
- Archaeological Survey of India
- Indian Council of Historical Research
- Geological Survey of India
- Survey of India
Q2. Which country announced new NATO training Centre?
Q3. Scientists from this country have performed the first-ever 3-D, colour X-ray on a human.
- New Zealand
Q4. Which Indian project has bagged World Bank's internal award for exceptional performance in achieving many development goals?
Q5. How many jets have purchased by Vistara from Boeing, Airbus?
Q6. The Second India-China Maritime Affairs Dialogue was held in __________.
- Hong Kong
Q7. Which city hosted the 4th National Conclave on Mines and Minerals to strengthen mineral auction regime?
- New Delhi
Q8. Which state government has constituted Heritage Cabinet to preserve the history and culture of state?
Q9. Who has won the 2018 women singles’ Wimbledon tennis tournament?
- Angelique Kerber
- Simona Halep
- Maria Sharapova
- Serena Williams
Q10. The Bansagar Canal Project is in news. It is a joint venture of which of the following states?
- Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar
- Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh
- Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar
- Gujarat, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh
Q11. Which country has become the Vice-Chair (Regional Head) of the Asia Pacific Region of World Customs Organisation (WCO)?
Q12. The UNSC has adopted which resolution to impose an arms embargo on South Sudan?
- Resolution 2428
- Resolution 2427
- Resolution 2424
- Resolution 2426
Q13. Who opened India's first exquisite air-conditioned bed space dormitory?
- Namma Metro Rail Limited
- Kochi Metro Rail Limited
- Hyderabad Metro Rail Limited
- Visakhapatnam Metro Rail Limited
Q14. Kalpesh Yagnik, the veteran journalist passed away. He was associated with which newspaper?
- Dainik Bhaskar
- Times of India
- The Hindu
- Financial Express
Q15. Which committee has been constituted by the Central Government to review Companies Act 2013?
- Injeti Srinivas Committee
- Avinash K. Srivastava Committee
- Sanjay Mitra Committee
- Raghvendra Singh Committee
Q16. Who is the winner of the Football World Cup 2018?