Current Affairs 13 Apr 2018

 

Which of the following companies signed an agreement for its first ever international project recently?

  • NHAI
  • ONGC
  • Ashok Leyland
  • FCI

Answer

Answer: NHAI

The North Atlantic Aerosols and Marine Ecosystems Study, a NASA mission will be examining ____________.

  • Floaters
  • Phytoplankton
  • Coral Fish
  • See Fungi

Answer

Answer: Phytoplankton

Which country became the fourth largest passenger market globally for the first time ever?

  • Japan
  • Germany
  • India
  • Nepal

Answer

Answer: India

Who won the Shorenstein Journalism Award  2018?

  • Siddharth Varadarajan
  • John McCullum
  • Katie Couric
  • Bob Woods

Answer

Answer: Siddharth Varadarajan

Gujarat government approved to set up the 5000 MV solar park in which city?

  • Surat
  • Ahmedabad
  • Bhuj
  • Dholera

Answer

Answer: Dholera

Which city inaugurated the world’s first long-distance electric bus line?

  • London
  • Tokyo
  • Toronto
  • Paris

Answer

Answer: Paris

Who became India’s youngest ever gold medalist at the commonwealth games?

  • Anish Bhanwala
  • Heena Sidhu
  • Manu Bhaker
  • Saina Nehwal

Answer

Answer: Anish Bhanwala

__________ won the silver medal in women’s discus throw final in the commonwealth games 2018?

  • Seema Punia
  • Krishna Punia
  • Sonali Dam
  • Chetali Ghosh

Answer

Answer: Seema Punia

Which neighboring country of India decided to end the reservation in government jobs?

  • Nepal
  • Sri-Lanka
  • Bangladesh
  • Bhutan

Answer

Answer: Nepal

What is the total investment limit for startups for availing the tax concession from the government?

  • 12 Crore
  • 15 Crore
  • 10 Crore
  • 20 Crore

Answer

Answer: 10 Crore