Current Affairs 18 October 2018

 

Who won the man booker prize 2018?

  • Anna Burns
  • Michael Johnson
  • Daisy Jones
  • Erric Green

Answer

Answer: Anna Burns

Which Indian organization released the guidelines for interoperability between prepaid payment instruments?

  • World Bank
  • Reserve Bank of India
  • Economic Forum
  • SBI

Answer

Answer: Reserve Bank of India

Which Mughal emperor named the city “Prayaga” as “Allahabad”?

  • Akbar
  • Aurangzeb
  • Humayun
  • Shah Jahan

Answer

Answer: Shah Jahan

Which country celebrates the festival of Fulpati?

  • Sri-Lanka
  • Bhutan
  • Pakistan
  • Nepal

Answer

Answer: Nepal

India’s first cryptocurrency ATM has been installed in which city?

  • Hyderabad
  • Pune
  • Chandigarh
  • Bengaluru

Answer

Answer: Bengaluru

Which campaign did government of India launch to create awareness of safe food?

  • Swastha Bharat Yatra
  • Swastha Bharat
  • Safe Food Better India
  • Food First

Answer

Answer: Swastha Bharat Yatra

Which is the second country to legalize possession and use of recreational marijuana?

  • Germany
  • Japan
  • Russia
  • Canada

Answer: Canada

Answer

Answer: China

India will sign an internal security cooperation agreement with which nation on 22 October 2018?

  • Japan
  • China
  • Canada
  • Australia

Answer

Answer: China

Nokia partnered with which of the following to offer businesses private 4G services?

  • Airtel
  • Jio
  • Idea
  • BSNL

Answer

Answer: BSNL

What is India’s rank in the World Economic Forum’s global competitiveness index for 2018?

  • 51
  • 24
  • 58
  • 54

Answer

Answer: 58