Current Affairs 26 October 2018

 

Which bank recently decided to change its name due to its merger with “capital first”?

  • HDFC Bank
  • IDFC Bank
  • ICICI Bank
  • Axis Bank

Answer

Answer: IDFC Bank

The first National Sports Stadium for differently- abled is set to come up in which state?

  • Andhra Pradesh
  • Tamil Nadu
  • Meghalaya
  • Haryana

Answer

Answer: Meghalaya

Which South Asian nation is planning to send its first manned space mission in 2022?

  • India
  • Pakistan
  • USA
  • Canada

Answer

Answer: Pakistan

Which city is hosting the International Arya Maha Sammelan (IAMS) - 2018?

  • Nepal
  • Sri-Lanka
  • Bhutan
  • India

Answer

Answer: India

When is the World Development Information Day observed?

  • October 25
  • October 24
  • October 22
  • October 21

Answer

Answer: October 24

Which country is ranked number one according to the recent FIFA rankings released on 25th October 2018?

  • France
  • Russia
  • Belgium
  • Brazil

Answer

Answer: Belgium

Sahle-Work Zewde has been appointed as which country’s first female President on 25th October 2018?

  • Thailand
  • Algeria
  • Ethiopia
  • Liberia

Answer

Answer: Ethiopia

Who amongst the following won a bronze medal at the World Wrestling Championship 2018 held in Budapest?

  • Pooja Dhanda
  • Kavita Jhajj
  • Sunita Rani
  • Ayushi Kumar

Answer

Answer: Pooja Dhanda

Punjab government signed the MoU with which country for Agri-research and water management?

  • Japan
  • China
  • Israel
  • Thailand

Answer

Answer: Israel

When will the railways “UTS mobile” app for buying unreserved tickets be launched?

  • 2nd November
  • 1st November
  • 3rd November
  • 7th November

Answer

Answer: 1st November