Current Affairs 20 Apr 2018


Which initiative has been launched by India to encourage foreign students to study in India?

  • Study in India
  • Learn in India
  • Opportunities Await
  • Things to study in India


Answer: Study in India

NABARD extended credit support of Rs 14690 Crore to which Indian state?

  • Maharashtra
  • Punjab
  • Rajasthan
  • Haryana


Answer: Rajasthan

Who has been selected as the 13th Administrative Chief of NASA?

  • Jim Bridenstine
  • John Grunsfeld
  • Ellen Stofan
  • James Garvin


Answer: Jim Bridenstine

Which bank got RBI’s approval to open 2 representative offices in London and Singapore?

  • ICICI Bank
  • IDBI Bank
  • Bank of Baroda
  • Yes Bank


Answer: Yes Bank

The government of which state will be distributing around 50 lakh smartphones to people for free under the Sanchar Kranti Yojana?

  • Uttar Pradesh
  • Tamil Nadu
  • Chhattisgarh
  • Maharashtra


Answer: Chhattisgarh

Which city is hosting the 2-day Commonwealth heads of Government meeting?

  • New Delhi
  • Tokyo
  • Beijing
  • London


Answer: London

Who is the first director to cross more than $10 billion at the box office?

  • Steven Spielberg
  • James Cameron
  • David Fincher
  • Ridley Scott


Answer: Steven Spielberg

Which country recently honored its first Mount Everest conquest without any bottled oxygen?

  • Nepal
  • India
  • UK
  • Sri-Lanka


Answer: Nepal

When is the Civil Services Day observed?

  • April 20
  • April 21
  • April 19
  • April 18


Answer: April 21

_________ approved a draft law on property ownership by foreigners.

  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • UAE
  • North Korea


Answer: Qatar