Current Affairs Quiz: May 8 2018

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  1. On May 7, 2018, Delhi Jal Board (DJB) approved its ____ annual budget, focusing on expansion of sewage and water supply networks in the uncovered areas?
    1.Rs 5137-crore
    2.Rs 4567-crore
    3.Rs 1547-crore
    4.Rs 4537-crore
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  2. Where was the 19th edition of TOONZ Animation Masters Summit held on 4th and 5th May, 2018?
    1.Chennai, Tamil Nadu
    2.Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
    3.Mumbai, Maharashtra
    4.Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  3. Where was the 3rd edition of the United Nations Peacekeeping Course for African Partners (UNPCAP) inaugurated on May 7, 2018?
    1.Hyderabad
    2.Guwahati
    3.New Delhi
    4.Jaipur
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  4. Which country will host the 15th Asia Media Summit from 10th to 12th May, 2018?
    1.China
    2.Indonesia
    3.India
    4.Phillipines
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  5. On May 8, 2018, which State Government launched India’s first Integrated Control and Command Centre (ICCC) for all seven smart cities of the state?
    1.Maharashtra
    2.Karnataka
    3.Madhya Pradesh
    4.Andhra Pradesh
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  6. On May 8, 2018, which State Cabinet decided to provide Rs 3 subsidy for every litre of milk to the co-operative and private producers to manufacture milk powder?
    1.Maharashtra
    2.Tamil Nadu
    3.Kerala
    4.Andhra Pradesh
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  7. On 8th May 2018, Hardeep Puri, Minister of State (I/C) for Housing & Urban Affairs inaugurated the ‘First Apex Conference for the CEOs of Smart Cities’ in ___?
    1.Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
    2.Bengaluru, Karnataka
    3.Hyderabad, Telangana
    4.Chennai, Tamil Nadu
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  8. On 8th to 11th May 2018, where is the first edition of 2018 Bi-annual Naval Commander’s Conference held?
    1.Vishakapatnam
    2.Kochi
    3.Chennai
    4.New Delhi
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  9. On 8th May 2018, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu launched the official ____ App in the Collector’s conference held at Amaravati?
    1.’NCBN’ (Nara Chandrababu Naidu) App
    2.’NCBN’ (New Chandrababu Naidu) App
    3.’MCBN’ (Mass Chandrababu Naidu) App
    4.’ICBN’ (Interact with Chandrababu Naidu) App
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  10. On May 4, 2018, where did Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Anurag Thakur and cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar launch ‘Star Khel Mahakumbh’?
    1.Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh
    2.Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
    3.Shillong, Meghalaya
    4.Raipur, Chhattisgarh
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  11. What is the rank of India out of 25 nations on the Asia Power Index released by Lowy Institute (a Sydney-based Think Tank)?
    1.4
    2.5
    3.1
    4.3
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  12. What is the position of India globally in the business optimism index for the first quarter of 2018, as per Grant Thornton’s quarterly global business survey released on May 8, 2018?
    1.5
    2.4
    3.1
    4.6
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  13. Name the North Korean leader ____ who met with Chinese President Xi Jinping in the northeastern Chinese city of Dalian, on May 8 2018?
    1.Kim Jong Moon
    2.Kim Jong Un
    3.Kim Yong Un
    4.Kim Pyong Yong
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  14. On 7th May 2018, the second phase of the Indian and Malaysian armies’ joint military exercise ____ began in Hulu Langat forest of Malaysia?
    1.Varuna Shakti
    2.Harimau Shakti
    3.Nari Shakti
    4.Garuda
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  15. Where is the 71st Cannes Festival held from 8th to 19th May 2018?
    1.Germany
    2.Australia
    3.United States
    4.France
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  16. Russian President Vladimir Putin has nominated _____ again to be Russian prime minister in his new term?
    1.Gregor Medvedev
    2.Dmitry Medvedev
    3.Edward Philip
    4.Rob Hughman
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  17. On 8th May 2018, who was elected as new prime minister of Armenia?
    1.Nikol Pashinyan
    2.Andrew Nicholas
    3.Pete Michael
    4.Julio Carey
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  18. Panasonic India has appointed ____ as the Chief Innovation Officer (CIO) of its India business?
    1.Manish Misra
    2.Arun Subramian
    3.Karthik Nagarajan
    4.Joshua Rohit
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  19. Name the person who has been appointed as the country head for Google Cloud India?
    1.Ajay Ramanathan
    2.Nitin Bawankule
    3.Viay Shekhar Sharma
    4.Nitin Sharma
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  20. Who has been appointed as Australia’s new ODI captain?
    1.Tim Paine
    2.Aaron Finch
    3.Steve Smith
    4.Michael Baron
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  21. When was World Red Cross Day 2018 celebrated all over the world?
    1.May 7
    2.May 8
    3.May 6
    4.May 5
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  22. World Cartoonist’s Day was observed all over the world on ____?
    1.May 7
    2.May 8
    3.May 6
    4.May 5
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  23. When was the Time of Remembrance and Reconciliation for Those Who Lost Their Lives during the Second World War observed?
    1.May 7 and 8
    2.May 8 and 9
    3.May 9 and 10
    4.May 7 and 6
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation

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  4. Name the Indian city that is known as Silver City?
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  5. Where is Sanjay Gandhi National Park located?
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