Monthly Current Affairs Quiz - October, 2018

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1. Dr. Evan Atar Adaha, who is the official winner of the 2018 UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award, is from which country?

[A] Egypt
[B] South Sudan
[C] Spain
[D] Brazil

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2. Which alcohol control initiative has been launched by the World Health Organization (WHO), recently?

[A] SAFER
[B] TRUST
[C] UNITE
[D] HAWK

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3. The 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded jointly to James P Allison and Tasuku Honjo for their discovery of which cancer therapy?

[A] Chemotherapy
[B] Radiation
[C] Surgery
[D] Immunotherapy

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4. The 17th century ‘Oonth Kadal’ bridge, which is in news recently, is located in which state?

[A] Punjab
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Himachal Pradesh
[D] Jammu & Kashmir

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5. The nationwide Action Research Project of Gram Panchayat development scheme has been launched from which city?

[A] Agra
[B] New Delhi
[C] Jaipur
[D] Gwalior

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6. India has been ranked 5th along with which of the following countries in pictorial warnings on cigarette packets, according to latest Canadian Cancer Society report?

[A] Indonesia and Malaysia
[B] Nepal and Vanuatu
[C] Hong Kong and Thailand
[D] Timor Leste and Brazil

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7. Who has been named as the flag-bearer of the Indian contingent for the 3rd Paralympic Asian games 2018?

[A] Devendra Jhajharia
[B] Thangvellu Mariyappan
[C] Amit Kumar Saroha
[D] Girisha Nagarajegowda

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8. The world’s largest dome has recently inaugurated in which country?

[A] Israel
[B] Iran
[C] India
[D] Bangladesh

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9. What is the theme of the 4th edition of the India International Science Festival (IISF – 2018)?

[A] Vigyan se Vikas
[B] Science for Transformation
[C] Building Partnerships Impacting Society
[D] Making of a New India

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10. Which Indian personality has been appointed the Chairman of the Working Committee (WoCo) and Director on the Board of the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE)?

[A] Rajnish Kumar
[B] M K Sharma
[C] Girish Chaturvedi
[D] Vikram Limaye

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