Current Affairs Quiz: May 7 2018

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  1. On 7th May 2018, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) notified the protocol amending the Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) between India and which country?
    1.Kuwait
    2.Qatar
    3.Malaysia
    4.Dubai
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  2. An important peptide that can be used to create a new preventive vaccine against _____ has been found out by researchers from the Gujarat Biotechnology Research Centre, Gandhinagar?
    1.chicken pox
    2.leptospirosis
    3.polio
    4.cholera
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  3. NITI Aayog signed a Statement of Intent (SoI) with which firm to enhance growth in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) ecosystem in India?
    1.Microsoft
    2.Google
    3.Accenture
    4.Cognizant
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  4. Name the country that announced its withdrawal from the contest for a non-permanent seat at the UN Security Council (UNSC) for the 2019-2020 term, on 4th May 2018?
    1.Iraq
    2.Iran
    3.Israel
    4.France
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  5. On 7th May 2018, Government of India signed a loan deal worth $ 200 million with _____ for the National Nutrition Mission (POSHAN Abhiyaan)?
    1.Asian Development Bank
    2.State Bank of India
    3.World Bank
    4.European Investment Bank
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  6. Name Fiji’s Indian-origin former Prime Minister who has been selected for the V K Krishna Menon Award for his contribution to the Indian diaspora?
    1.Aman Singh Mittal
    2.Mahendra Chaudhry
    3.Virendra Singh
    4.Amit Bhatra
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  7. On May 7 2018, who became Russia’s president for a historic fourth term?
    1.Vladimir Putin
    2.Dmitry Medvedev
    3.Gregor Mendelev
    4.Edward Philip
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  8. On 7th May 2018, which company said that, it has acquired SpaceTime Insight, a California-based startup, to expand its Internet of Things (IoT) portfolio and IoT analytics capabilities?
    1.Google
    2.Nokia
    3.Microsoft
    4.Samsung
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  9. On May 7, 2018, ____ said that, it has developed an atomic clock to be used in navigation satellites to measure clear-cut location data?
    1.Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)
    2.Defence Research And Development Organisation (DRDO)
    3.Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL)
    4.PowerGrid
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  10. Scientists have discovered a mineral named ____, in a lunar meteorite that points to abundant hidden reserves of water ice under the surface of the Moon, which can be used for future human exploration?
    1.Moganite
    2.Megnite
    3.Lunarite
    4.Hydrode
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  11. Researchers have said that, the dense vegetation in the Western Ghats determines the amount of rainfall of which state during the summer monsoon?
    1.Kerala
    2.Tamil Nadu
    3.Andhra Pradesh
    4.Telangana
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  12. On May 6 2018, Olympic medalist Gagan Narang and Pooja Ghatkar bagged the silver medal in the mixed event at Grand Prix of Liberation international shooting competition held in which country?
    1.Czech Republic
    2.Russia
    3.Austria
    4.Ireland
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  13. On 6th May 2018, India finished on top with how many gold medals, at the 3rd South Asian Junior Athletics Championships (SAJAC) at Sugathadasa Stadium in Colombo, Sri Lanka?
    1.15
    2.20
    3.10
    4.17
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  14. When did Border Roads Organisation (BRO) celebrate its Raising Day?
    1.May 6
    2.May 5
    3.May 7
    4.May 4
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation

STATIC GK based on Current Affairs

  1. Name the Director general and headquarters of Border Roads Organisation (BRO)?
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  2. Which state houses the MGR Race Course Stadium?
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  3. Which is the Highest Lake in India?
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  4. Who is the CEO of NITI Aayog that is headquartered in New Delhi?
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  5. Where is Khaparwas Wildlife Sanctuary located?
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