Current Affairs 22 October 2018


India, Japan and which other country is set to elevate the bilateral air exercise “Cope India” to a trilateral format?

  • Canada
  • China
  • US
  • Australia


Answer: US

Name the first domestic cruise of India that started between India and Goa.

  • Angria
  • Cadila
  • Namino
  • Shots


Answer: Angria

Name the Haryana girl who won Miss Deaf Asia crown?

  • Punita Dullar
  • Astha Khurrana
  • Sonam Nag
  • Nishtha Dudeja


Answer: Nishtha Dudeja

India’s longest river bridge will be built across which river, connecting Dhubri in Assam to Phulbari in Meghalaya?

  • Ganga
  • Yamuna
  • Brahmaputra
  • Jhelum


Answer: Brahmaputra

JNU signed a MoU with which of the following for climate research?

  • Skynet
  • Skymet
  • ClimateSearch
  • Platina


Answer: Skymet

Which state government made the man-animal conflict a “state declared disaster” on 17th October 2018?

  • Assam
  • Andhra Pradesh
  • Tamil Nadu
  • Uttar Pradesh


Answer: Uttar Pradesh

PM Narendra Modi inaugurated 36th India Carpet Expo in which city on 21 October?

  • Varanasi
  • Agra
  • Lucknow
  • Prayagraj


Answer: Varanasi

Paytm launched payment service “PayPay” in which of the following countries?

  • Japan
  • China
  • Russia
  • Germany


Answer: Japan

Where has SBI launched its wealth business services by opening “SBI wealth hub”?

  • Gujarat
  • Karnataka
  • Bihar
  • Uttar Pradesh


Answer: Karnataka

Name the Indian female badminton player who has won the silver medal in Denmark open 2018?

  • P.V. Sindhu
  • Saina Nehwal
  • Tanvi Lad
  • Saili Rane


Answer: Saina Nehwal