GK & Current Affairs Quiz: July 16, 2018
1. Recently, Raghunath Mohapatra was nominated as a member of Rajya Sabha by President Ramnath Kovind. Mohapatra is related to which of the following fields?
2. The Kutchi New Year is celebrated as which of the following?
3. ‘I am not afraid of English’ initiative has been launched by which state recently?
4. Under which of the following international organizations, the “Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration” has been finalized recently?
5. World’s largest visa centre has been opened in which of the following cities recently?
6. Which country has taken the seat vacated by United States at the UN Human Rights Council?
7. Bansagar Dam project is a joint venture between which of these three states?
8. Recently, ISRO successfully tested the high thrust version of the Vikas Engine at its Propulsion Complex (IPRC) in Tamil Nadu’s Mahendragiri. Vikas Engine is a useful liquid rocket engine powering which of the following?
9. As per the Census 2011 data, 24,821 people in India have registered Sanskrit as their mother tongue (in comparison to 14,135 in Census 2001). In which of the following states of India, Sanskrit is an official language?
10. United Nations’ World Youth Skills Day is observed on which of the following dates?