Current Affairs 23 October 2018


The idea of the Indian National Army was conceived by whom?

  • Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
  • Jawahar Lal Nehru
  • Mahatma Gandhi
  • Bhagat Singh


Answer: Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

Which state government declared 51 talukas as water scarcity hit on October 23?

  • Madhya Pradesh
  • Uttar Pradesh
  • Gujarat
  • Rajasthan


Answer: Gujarat

Which of the following organizations refused to impose a blanket ban on firecrackers in India?

  • High Court
  • Environment Ministry of India
  • NITI Aayog
  • Supreme Court


Answer: Supreme Court

Environment Ministry has launched which campaign for Diwali to protect the environment?

  • Green Diwali, Clean Diwali
  • Green Diwali, Healthy Diwali
  • No more Firecrackers
  • Zero Air pollution


Answer: Green Diwali, Healthy Diwali

National Police Museum, recently inaugurated by PM is located in which city?

  • New Delhi
  • Pune
  • Nasik
  • Allahabad


Answer: New Delhi

Which film has been selected as India’s official entry to the 91 Academy awards?

  • Newton
  • Baahubali
  • Padmavat
  • Village Rockstars


Answer: Village Rockstars

Which country will be hosting the AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships 2018?

  • Japan
  • China
  • Argentina
  • India


Answer: India

World Chess Olympiad 2018 will be held in which country?

  • Georgia
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Russia


Answer: Georgia

Who has been appointed as the goodwill ambassador for the promotion of Nepal Tourism?

  • Jaya Bachchan
  • Hema Malini
  • Rekha
  • Jaya Prada


Answer: Jaya Prada

What is the new name proposed for Shimla by Himachal Pradesh government?

  • Simla
  • Shyamala
  • Shamala
  • Simalaya


Answer: Shyamala