Current Affairs 31 October 2018

 

When the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas is celebrated every year in India?

  • 30th October
  • 31st October
  • 28th October
  • 3rd November

Answer

Answer: 31st October

The World’s tallest statue has been built in which country?

  • USA
  • India
  • China
  • UAE

Answer

Answer: India

The “Statue of Unity” has been made to honor which freedom fighter?

  • Mahatma Gandhi
  • Sardar Bhagat Singh
  • Chandrashekhar Azad
  • Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Answer

Answer: Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Which state will be observing “Clean Air Week” from November 1st, 2018?

  • New Delhi
  • Gujarat
  • Punjab
  • Kerala

Answer

Answer: New Delhi

Which amongst the following developed the less polluting firecrackers named: Star, Sawas and Safal?

  • CSIR
  • IIT, Guwahati
  • IIT, Delhi
  • JNU

Answer

Answer: CSIR

Name the spacecraft that became the closest spacecraft to sun ever, on 29th October 2018.

  • ISRO’s Suryayaan
  • Japan’s Solar Jet
  • NASA’s Parker Solar Probe
  • NASA’s Parker Solar Hub

Answer

Answer: NASA’s Parker Solar Probe

Who won the WTA finals held in Singapore on October 29th?

  • Venus Williams
  • Naomi Okhura
  • Sloane Stephens
  • Elina Svitolina

Answer

Answer: Elina Svitolina

Which two Indian states signed an agreement to strengthen their inter-state bus service?

  • Punjab and Haryana
  • Punjab and Himachal Pradesh
  • UP and Uttarakhand
  • Kerala and Karnataka

Answer

Answer: UP and Uttarakhand

CII collaborated with which social media network to train SMEs, entrepreneurs in India?

  • Whatsapp
  • Facebook
  • YouTube
  • Instagram

Answer

Answer: Whatsapp

“Little India Gate” has been inaugurated in which of the following countries on 27th October 2018?

  • Maldives
  • China
  • Indonesia
  • Russia

Answer

Answer: Indonesia