Current Affairs 02 October 2018

 

Which city launched India’s first Flood Forecasting and Early Warning System?

  • Chennai
  • Kolkata
  • Mumbai
  • New Delhi

Answer

Answer: Kolkata

Which of the following alcohol control initiative has been launched by WHO recently?

  • STOP
  • HALT
  • SAFER
  • FAULT

Answer

Answer: SAFER

Which organization announced to invest Rs. 180 crore in India to improve farmer’s livelihood?

  • Facebook
  • Microsoft
  • Google
  • Walmart

Answer

Answer: Walmart

Which state has launched “Mukhyamantri Yuva Nestham” aiming at creating more employable youth?

  • Andhra Pradesh
  • Uttar Pradesh
  • Punjab
  • Himachal Pradesh

Answer

Answer: Andhra Pradesh

Name the new district announced by Madhya Pradesh government on 29th September 2018?

  • Biwari
  • Niwari
  • Nilari
  • Aresh

Answer

Answer: Niwari

How many companies made it to the list of world’s best-regarded firms compiled by Forbes for the year 2018?

  • 12
  • 10
  • 5
  • 14

Answer

Answer: 12

Which state hosted the three-day conclave Kalahandi dialogue?

  • Bihar
  • Uttarakhand
  • Odisha
  • West Bengal

Answer

Answer: Odisha

Who has been appointed as the chief economist by IMF?

  • Gita Gopinath
  • Ravi Shankar
  • Ayush Vardhan
  • Sushil Sharma

Answer

Answer: Gita Gopinath

When is the International Coffee Day observed?

  • 1st October
  • 3rd October
  • 5th October
  • 7th October

Answer

Answer: 1st October

AICTE established the country’s first AICTE training and learning academy in which city?

  • Chandigarh
  • Rohtak
  • Jaipur
  • Hyderabad

Answer

Answer: Jaipur