GK & Current Affairs Quiz: June 22, 2018

1. What is the theme of the 2018 International Yoga Day (IYD)?

[A] Yoga for Peace
[B] Yoga for Health
[C] Yoga for Harmony and Peace
[D] Yoga for Peaceful Mind

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2. Which country to host the 3rd annual meeting of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)?

[A] China
[B] India
[C] Brazil
[D] New Zealand

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3. Mushtaq Ahmed Yousufi, the renowned Urdu satirist passed away. He belonged to which India’s neighboring country?

[A] Afghanistan
[B] Myanmar
[C] Bangladesh
[D] Pakistan

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4. Which Indian sportsperson has won the Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson Of The Year award for 2017?

[A] Kidambi Srikanth
[B] Manav Thakkar
[C] Jitu Rai
[D] Shubhankar Sharma

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5. Charles Krauthammer, the legendary Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist passed away. He belonged to which country?

[A] Italy
[B] Germany
[C] Japan
[D] United States

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6. Under which anti-terror law, the Government of India (GoI) has banned Al Qaeda in Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) and Islamic State in Khorasan Province (ISKP)?

[A] Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act of 1968
[B] Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act of 1964
[C] Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act of 1967
[D] Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act of 1965

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7. The 2018 Ambubachi Mela has started in which state?

[A] Manipur
[B] Mizoram
[C] Arunachal Pradesh
[D] Assam

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8. Prabhakar Choubey, who passed away recently, was the veteran personality of which field?

[A] Sports
[B] Journalism
[C] Politics
[D] Science

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9. The 2018 World Music Day (WMD) is observed on which date?

[A] June 21
[B] June 22
[C] June 20
[D] June 23

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10. Which union ministry has been conferred the SKOCH’s ‘Best performing Social Sector Ministry’ award?

[A] Ministry of External Affairs
[B] Ministry of Human Resource Development
[C] Ministry of Women and Child Development
[D] Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

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  • Amit Kumar

    Actually ‘Yoga for peace’ was the theme of this Yoga day.

  • divyansh upadhyay

    good questions

  • Ck

    Awesome news

  • ankita sharma

    sir please Quiz hindi me b diya kare

  • Mahi

    1st questions answere is wrong ,correct answer is yoga for peace

  • Mahi

    World Yoga Day Theme

    The theme of World Yoga Day 2018 is “Yoga for Peace”.
    Theme of 2017 was “Yoga For Health”.
    Theme of 2016 was “Connect the Youth”.
    Theme of 2015 was “Yoga For Harmony And Peace”.

  • Srikar

    International yoga day theme: YOGA FOR PEACE

  • Paavana.B.V

    Thank you for suggesting this information. It is helpful for my exam.


    Excellent current affairs.