Latest Current Affairs - 26th and 27th July 2018

Q1. The tenth BRICS Summit 2018 begins in which of the following?

  1. Johannesburg
  2. Denmark
  3. Athens
  4. Beijing

Q2. According to the report of 'The Institute For Energy Economics and Financial Analysis', which state has emerged as the leading state for generating renewable energy?

  1. Tamilnadu
  2. Karnataka
  3. Rajasthan
  4. Andra Pradesh

Q3. Name of the company which announces a Strategic Partnership With Fincare Small Finance Bank.

  1. Paytm
  2. MobiKwik
  3. Freecharge
  4. Oxygen

Q4. 18th International Children's Film Festival was inaugurated in which Indian state?

  1. Gujarat
  2. Punjab
  3. West Bengal
  4. Maharashtra

Q5. Who approves the deal of merging Bharti Infratel, Indus Towers?

  1. Ministry of Telecommunication
  2. IRDA
  3. Ministry of Corporate Affairs
  4. SEBI

Q6. The 2nd Young Superintendent of Police Conference 2018 will be organized by Bureau of Police Research & Development (BPR&D). Where is the headquarters of BPR&D located?

  1. Lucknow
  2. Patna
  3. New Delhi
  4. Bhopal

Q7. Which city to host the 3rd edition of Kabira festival 2018?

  1. Varanasi
  2. Mathura
  3. New Delhi
  4. Udaipur

Q8. Which city is hosting the men’s team event of the World Junior Squash Championships 2018?

  1. Kochi
  2. Kolkata
  3. Hyderabad
  4. Chennai

Q9. In which state, acid attack victims have been included under disability and will be eligible to get all benefits as per Disabilities Act 2016?

  1. Madhya Pradesh
  2. Odisha
  3. Rajasthan
  4. Assam

Q10. India and __________ signed an MoU to promote investment facilitation.

  1. Russia
  2. South Africa
  3. Italy
  4. France

Q11. Which union ministry has organized the 2nd meeting of National Council on India's Nutrition Challenges under POSHAN Abhiyaan in New Delhi?

  1. Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
  2. Ministry of Panchayati Raj
  3. Ministry of Food Processing Industries
  4. Ministry of Women and Child Development

Q12. According to a report in US journal Science, a massive underground lake has been detected in which planet?

  1. Pluto
  2. Jupiter
  3. Mercury
  4. Mars

Q13. Recently, Which scheme was launched to increase the income of farmers by three to five times in the national capital?

  1. Mukhyanmantri Kisan Aaye Badhotri Solar Yojna
  2. Mukhyanmantri Kisan Aaye Badhotri Wind Power Yojna
  3. Mukhyanmantri Kisan Aaye Badhotri Jal Yojna
  4. Mukhyanmantri Kisan Aaye Badhotri Bijili Yojna

Q14. The 6th India-UK Science & Innovation Council (SIC) meeting held in __________.

  1. New Delhi
  2. Chennai
  3. Pune
  4. Mumbai

Q15. Pawan Shah, who is in news recently, is associated with which sports?

  1. Cricket
  2. Badminton
  3. Hockey
  4. Basketball

Q16. Which city is hosting the 18th UNICEF International Children’s Film Festival 2018?

  1. New Delhi
  2. Chennai
  3. Pune
  4. Kolkata

Q17. Which former chairman of Coal India Ltd (CIL) has authored the book “When Coal Turned Gold: The Making of a Maharatna Company”?

  1. PB Bhattacharyya
  2. Gopal Singh
  3. Suresh Kumar
  4. Sutirtha Bhattacharya

Q18. How many Indians are selected for the 2018 Ramon Magsaysay Award?

  1. 5
  2. 2
  3. 4
  4. 6

Q19. Name the Indian who was re-elected President of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship Working Group for a 2nd two-year term at the annual meeting in Johor, Malaysia.

  1. Arjun Karthik
  2. Vicky Chandhok
  3. Amal Roy
  4. Prithviraj S

Q20. Name the platform that was launched by the Atal Innovation Mission, NITI Aayog & MyGov, recently.

  1. Digitize India Platform
  2. MyGov
  3. InnovateIndia MyGov-AIM
  4. InnovateIndia Platform