Current Affairs Quiz: May 11 2018

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  1. Central Government has decided to extend financial assistance of Rs. 5.50 per quintal of cane crushed in sugar season 2017-18 to sugar mills to offset the cost of cane. The total assistance as per this decision is estimated to be _____?
    1.Rs. 1540 crore
    2.Rs. 4500 crore
    3.Rs. 2300 crore
    4.Rs. 1890 crore
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  2. On May 10, 2018, Chief Minister of which state launched ‘Rythu Bandhu’ (friend of farmers), an investment support scheme for farmers?
    1.Andhra Pradesh
    2.Telangana
    3.Tamil Nadu
    4.Assam
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  3. Vice President of India and the Chairman of the Rajya Sabha, Venkaiah Naidu has constituted a 2-member committee to review rules of procedure and conduct of business in Rajya Sabha. Who is the head of the committee?
    1.V.K. Agnihotri
    2.Anil Lamba
    3.Sunil Mehta
    4.Prakash Chabra
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  4. Indian Navy is engaged in conducting a joint exclusive economic zone (EEZ) surveillance of Maldives. For this purpose, Indian Navy has deployed Indian Naval (IN) ship ____ from 9th to 17th May 2018?
    1.Sumedha
    2.Subhatra
    3.Marina
    4.Kalvari
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  5. Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) under Union Ministry of Finance disposed of five FDI proposals during April, 2018. What does “D” represent in FDI?
    1.Development
    2.Directorate
    3.Direct
    4.Distributed
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  6. On 11th May 2018, Union Minister of State (I/C) of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh conducted a meeting with Union Minister of state for Tourism (I/C) and Electronics and Information Technology ___ in New Delhi as a part of continuing inter-ministerial discussions for development of North Eastern states?
    1.Rajnath Singh
    2.K.J. Alphons
    3.Smriti Irani
    4.Jual Oram
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  7. India’s longest road and railway bridge “Bogibeel bridge” is expected to be inaugurated in 2018 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It links Dibrugarh in Assam to Pasighat in which state?
    1.Bihar
    2.Himachal Pradesh
    3.Arunachal Pradesh
    4.Meghalaya
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  8. On 10th May 2018, a parliamentary panel headed by which BJP leader decided to study the recovery of black money and performance of public sector banks etc?
    1.Venkiah Naidu
    2.Arun Jaitley
    3.Murali Manohar Joshi
    4.Sushma Swaraj
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  9. On 9th May 2018, Kerala Government approved setting up of the Kerala Fibre Optic Network Limited, to implement the Kerala Fibre Optic Network (K-FON) project, as a part of its programme to offer free ____ to over 20 lakh poor families?
    1.Telephone
    2.internet
    3.electricity
    4.compressed natural gas
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  10. On 3rd May to 6th May 2018, which Indian armed force successfully conducted its first online selection test for airmen?
    1.Indian Navy
    2.Indian Air Force
    3.Border Security Force
    4.Central Reserve Police Force
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  11. On 9th May 2018, it was announced that the United States Stanford University will partner with which Indian state to fight disease like Japanese Encephalitis (JE) and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES)?
    1.Bihar
    2.Assam
    3.Maharashtra
    4.Uttar Pradesh
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  12. During Indian External Affairs Minister Ms. Sushma Swaraj’s official visit to Myanmar on 10th and 11th May 2018, how many agreements/Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs) were signed between India and Myanmar?
    1.5
    2.3
    3.7
    4.6
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  13. Name the bank that has planned to launch a capacity building project with farmers in Haryana and Rajasthan under its ‘Livelihood and Water Security’ CSR (Corporate social responsibility) initiative?
    1.Axis Bank
    2.ICICI Bank
    3.YES Bank
    4.State Bank of India (SBI)
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  14. On 11th May 2018, who was awarded the 11th KISS Humanitarian Award 2018 at an event, in Bhubaneswar, Odisha?
    1.Prof Muhammad Yunus
    2.Ajay Thakur
    3.Pranab Mukherjee
    4.Amit Shah
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  15. Name the person who has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Sultanate of Oman?
    1.Sripriya Ramanathan
    2.Amit Goel
    3.Munu Mahawar
    4.Jaffar Khan
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  16. Flipkart co-founder and Executive Chairman ____ has announced his exit from Flipkart, following Walmart’s deal to acquire Flipkart?
    1.Sachin Bansal
    2.Binny Bansal
    3.Vijay Shekhar Sharma
    4.Praveen Raj
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  17. On 10th May 2018, which player of Delhi Daredevils scored 128*(63) against SunRisers Hyderabad and became the first Indian to reach the highest-ever score in the history of Indian Premier League?
    1.Sunil Grover
    2.Rishabh Pant
    3.Rohit Sharma
    4.Prakash Patil
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  18. Rajinder Pal, who passed away at his Dehradun residence on May 9, 2018 is related to which field?
    1.Football
    2.Music
    3.Cricket
    4.Physics
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  19. On 8th May 2018, Anne V. Coates, died in California, United States. What was her occupation?
    1.Doctor
    2.Film editor
    3.Scientist
    4.Journalist
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  20. Name Australia’s oldest scientist who ended his own life at a clinic in Switzerland, on 10th May 2018?
    1.Andrew Hillman
    2.David Goodall
    3.Sigmund Dyre
    4.Antony Gill
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  21. When is the ‘National Technology Day’ observed in India?
    1.12 May
    2.10 May
    3.11 May
    4.09 May
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  22. Name the team that has emerged as Champions Of 8th Hockey India Senior Men National Championship 2018?
    1.Hockey Punjab
    2.Hockey Odisha
    3.Hockey Maharashtra
    4.Hockey Kerala
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation

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