Current Affairs 17 October 2018


Which country launched the twin beidou-3 navigation satellites into space on October 15th?

  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • Australia


Answer: China

Which nation has set up a committee to formulate strategy help business invest more in India?

  • India
  • Canada
  • Sri-Lanka
  • South Africa


Answer: Sri-Lanka

India is placed at which position in the ICC global women’s T20I team rankings?

  • 1st
  • 2nd
  • 9th
  • 5th


Answer: 5th

Uttar Pradesh government decided to change the name of Allahabad to _________.

  • Devprayag
  • Devbhumi
  • DevRishi
  • Prayagraj


Answer: Prayagraj

The 6th RCEP inter–sessional ministerial meeting was held in which nation?

  • Singapore
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Iran
  • Australia


Answer: Singapore

According to a WHO report, which is the world’s most depressed country?

  • Saudi Arabia
  • India
  • Pakistan
  • Afghanistan


Answer: India

Who amongst the following has been chosen “face of Nokia phones” in India?

  • Anushka Sharma
  • Alia Bhatt
  • Aishwarya Rai
  • Kajol


Answer: Anushka Sharma

Which country will be hosting the IAAF world relays 2019?

  • China
  • Indonesia
  • Japan
  • South Korea


Answer: Japan

Paul Allen, who passed away recently co-founded which of the following organizations?

  • Apple
  • Microsoft
  • Infosys
  • Airtel


Answer: Microsoft

Which of the following is the official mascot of Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018?

  • Olly
  • Rhino
  • Zebra
  • Gauchito


Answer: Olly