Current Affairs 20 October 2018

 

Which state has become the first Indian state to have 100% penetration of LPG in public sector oil companies?

  • Tamil Nadu
  • Kerala
  • Karnataka
  • Andhra Pradesh

Answer

Answer: Kerala

Which state celebrated its third Bihu festival, “Kati Bihu” on 18th October?

  • Manipur
  • Assam
  • Nagaland
  • Mizoram

Answer

Answer: Assam

NSSF (National Small Savings Fund) has given equity infusion of ________ rupees to Air India?

  • 1000 Crore
  • 2000 Crore
  • 2300 Crore
  • 1400 Crore

Answer

Answer: 1000 Crore

Name the mobile app for women safety recently launched by Kamal Hassan at Sri Sairam Engineering College, Chennai?

  • Mahila Suraksha
  • Raahi
  • Safe Woman
  • Roudram

Answer

Answer: Roudram

Name the Indian who won young wildlife photographer of the year award for his photograph “Pipe Owls” in London on 16th October 2018?

  • Arshdeep Singh
  • Manan Sethi
  • Mayank Dawar
  • Kritika Shah

Answer

Answer: Arshdeep Singh

When is the World Osteoporosis day observed?

  • October 19
  • October 18
  • October 20
  • October 21

Answer

Answer: October 20

Who has been elected as the treasurer of the World Steel Association on 18 October 2018?

  • Sajjan Jindal
  • AK Mittal
  • Ravindra Jain
  • KL Rana

Answer

Answer: Sajjan Jindal

The 14th annual general meeting of World Diamond Council will be held in which city in October 2018?

  • Ahmedabad
  • Mumbai
  • Delhi
  • Ranchi

Answer

Answer: Mumbai

What is the percentage of Indians of the total H-1B visa holders in the US?

  • 34%
  • 56%
  • 73.9%
  • 54%

Answer

Answer: 73.9%

Where will the Military World Games be held in the year 2019?

  • India
  • China
  • Japan
  • Canada

Answer

Answer: China