Current Affairs 17 Apr 2018

 

Name the 17-year-old swimmer who set the record to double cross the Bangla Channel.

  • Sampana Ramesh Shelar
  • Suresh More
  • Anika Gopal
  • Ramesh Kumar

Answer

Answer: Sampana Ramesh Shelar

Who has been awarded the “India Talent Management Award” 2018?

  • Shikha Swarnim
  • Priyanka Gupta
  • Rana Kapoor
  • Krishnan Iyer

Answer

Answer: Rana Kapoor

Which bank has beaten India’s largest lender SBI for the first time to become the second most valued bank in the country?

  • PNB
  • Axis
  • Kotak Mahindra
  • HDFC

Answer

Answer: Kotak Mahindra

When is the World Hemophilia Day observed?

  • May 22
  • April 17
  • June 10
  • July 4

Answer

Answer: April 17

Which bank launched GST backed Overdraft Facility for MSMEs?

  • Yes Bank
  • ICICI Bank
  • Axis Bank
  • HDFC Bank

Answer

Answer: Yes Bank

Which Indian state started the Pocket Cop project?

  • Haryana
  • Himachal Pradesh
  • Gujarat
  • Punjab

Answer

Answer: Gujarat

________ developed a 3D conic device that can greatly increase the solar thermal conversion efficiency.

  • Japan
  • Russia
  • Germany
  • China

Answer

Answer: China

Which e-commerce company recently acquired the Bangalore based startup Witworks?

  • Myntra
  • Amazon
  • Flipkart
  • Snapdeal

Answer

Answer: Myntra

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

  • 55
  • 66
  • 77
  • 88

Answer

Answer: 66

Which international organization launched the Road Safety Trust Fund to improve road safety worldwide?

  • World Bank
  • United Nations
  • NASA
  • ISRO

Answer

Answer: United Nations