Current Affairs 16 Apr 2018


Which is the only Indian female badminton player who won the Gold medal in the history of Commonwealth Games?

  • Saina Nehwal
  • Tanvi Lad
  • K Maneesha
  • Prajakta Sawant


Answer: Saina Nehwal

Which Indian state announced the setting up of child protection committees?

  • Haryana
  • Himachal Pradesh
  • Maharashtra
  • West Bengal


Answer: West Bengal

Which Bollywood actor is selected for Maharashtra's Raj Kapoor Lifetime achievement award?

  • Vinod Khanna
  • Dharmendra
  • Amitabh Bachchan
  • Rishi Kapoor


Answer: Dharmendra

How many gold medals did India win in the commonwealth games 2018?

  • 15
  • 22
  • 26
  • 25


Answer: 26

Supreme Court of which nation has disqualified a former PM from holding public office for life?

  • China
  • Japan
  • Russia
  • Pakistan


Answer: Pakistan

Who inaugurated the 7th edition of Home Expo India 2018?

  • Smriti Irani
  • Arun Jaitley
  • Narendra Modi
  • Piyush Goel


Answer: Smriti Irani

Who is appointed as the chairman of Bank Board Bureau?

  • Bhanu Pratap Sharma
  • Ram Naresh Sharma
  • Ajay Sharma
  • Vishesh Sharma


Answer: Bhanu Pratap Sharma

Which position did India finish on in the medal tally of commonwealth games 2018?

  • First
  • Second
  • Third
  • Fourth


Answer: Third

Which bank launched three new products to mark its foundation day recently?

  • ICICI Bank
  • SBI
  • PNB
  • HDFC


Answer: PNB

Petroleum ministry decided to observe which day as Ujjwala Diwas?

  • 16th April
  • 15th April
  • 19th April
  • 20th April


Answer: 20th April