Current Affairs 12 October 2018

 

As per the Global Hunger Index 2018, which country is suffering from an extremely alarming level of hunger?

  • Central African Republic
  • Mozambique
  • Haiti
  • Ethiopia

Answer

Answer: Central African Republic

Which state is planning to launch the blue revolution?

  • Assam
  • Manipur
  • Meghalaya
  • Andhra Pradesh

Answer

Answer: Meghalaya

Which Asian country has decided to abolish capital punishment?

  • India
  • Malaysia
  • Burma
  • South Korea

Answer

Answer: Malaysia

The scientists of which country created a 3-D printed meal?

  • Belgium
  • Austria
  • Canada
  • London

Answer

Answer: London

Under the first phase of Government’s scheme for grant of special remission to specific categories of prisoners, how many prisoners have been released?

  • 700
  • 900
  • 500
  • 200

Answer

Answer: 900

The basic customs duty on electric and telecom equipment have been increased to what percentage on 11th October?

  • 20%
  • 10%
  • 6%
  • 16%

Answer

Answer: 20%

When is the World Arthritis Day observed?

  • 10th October
  • 11th October
  • 12th October
  • 14th October

Answer

Answer: 12th October

What amount of concessional loan will the World Bank be providing to Nepal?

  • US $195
  • US $435
  • US $234
  • US $123

Answer

Answer: US $195

Who has been appointed as the CEO of Bhilai Steel plant on 11th October 2018?

  • Arun Kumar Rath
  • Nishi Devendra
  • Vishal Ragav
  • Nakul Gosh

Answer

Answer: Arun Kumar Rath

What is the rank of India in the Global Hunger Index 2018?

  • 23
  • 103
  • 56
  • 34

Answer

Answer: 103