Monthly Current Affairs Quiz - January, 2019

This page presents 50 random questions from Current Affairs January, 2019 category for January, 2019 month in GKToday. These questions are suitable for SSC, Banking / IBPS, UPSC, IAS, NTSE, CLAT, Railways, NDA, CDS, Judiciary, UPPSC, RPSC, GPSC, MPSC, MPPSC and other states civil services / government job recruitment examinations of India. GKToday publishes 15-20 questions every day in its Yearly Current Affairs Series in GKToday Android App. Download Now.

1. Who is the newly appointed Chief Information Commissioner (CIC)?

[A] Sudhir Bhargava
[B] Vanaja N. Sarna
[C] Suresh Chandra
[D] Yashwardhan Sinha

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2. Transgenders can file sexual harassment case under which section of IPC?

[A] Section 357A
[B] Section 356A
[C] Section 354A
[D] Section 358A

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3. ISRO has launched which initiative with students to engage them on space science activities?

[A] Space
[B] Sansad
[C] Samwad
[D] Sangrah

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4. Which state’s women has recently formed 620-km-long ‘wall’ to uphold gender equality?

[A] Tamil Nadu
[B] Karnataka
[C] Kerala
[D] Odisha

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5. India has cut import tax on crude palm oil sourced from ASEAN nations from 44% to __?

[A] 38%
[B] 40%
[C] 42%
[D] 36%

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6. Who is the recipient of the 2019 National Nritya Shiromani Award?

[A] Gudiseva Shyam Prasad
[B] Upmaka Durga Prasad Rao
[C] Talluri Sunil Chowdaryu
[D] Anindita Neogy Anaam

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7. The Union Cabinet has approved the introduction of a Bill to modify the list of Scheduled Tribes (STs) of Arunachal Pradesh. Which of the following tribes will be included in the list?

[A] Mishmi-Kaman
[B] Idu
[C] Taraon
[D] All of the above

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8. The Central Government has given nod for Centre for Classical Language in which city of Kerala?

[A] Aluva
[B] Tirur
[C] Munnar
[D] Guruvayur

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9. Dibyendu Palit, who passed away recently, was the renowned writer of which language?

[A] Bengali
[B] Urdu
[C] Tamil
[D] Malayalam

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10. Which of the following railway zones has launched mobile app to help people navigate through Prayagraj city during Kumbh Mela?

[A] North Eastern Railway
[B] Northeast Frontier Railway
[C] North Western Railway
[D] North Central Railway

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