Current Affairs Quiz - January, 2019

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21. Who has been sworn-in as the new President of Venezuela?

[A] Henri Falcon
[B] Juan Guaido
[C] Nicolas Maduro
[D] Hugo Chavez

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22. Which of the following commands is the only Tri-service theater command of the Indian Armed Forces (IAF)?

[A] Andaman and Nicobar Command
[B] Southern Command
[C] Northern Command
[D] Eastern Command

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23. Who has won the newly-instituted Sushila Devi Literature Award?

[A] Namita Gokhale
[B] Keki N. Daruwalla
[C] Pratibha Satpathy
[D] Srinibash Udgata

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24. Kollam Bypass, which is in news recently, touches which of the following National Highways?

[A] NH 44, NH 19 and NH 701
[B] NH 27, NH 109 and NH 907
[C] NH 48, NH 311 and NH 208
[D] NH 66, NH 183 and NH 744

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25. Who is the head of the committee which is formed by Madras High Court to weed out invasive plant species from Western Ghats?

[A] M M Sundaresh
[B] N Sathish
[C] Cherukuri Raghavendra Babu
[D] Priyavrat Sisodiya

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26. Which state government has launched ‘Ama Ghare LED’ scheme?

[A] Tripura
[B] Odisha
[C] Arunachal Pradesh
[D] Mizoram

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27. Which city is the venue of the 1st National EMRS National Sports Meet 2019?

[A] Hyderabad
[B] New Delhi
[C] Dehradun
[D] Chennai

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28. Who has won the Franco-German Human Rights Award?

[A] Maria da Penha
[B] Yu Wensheng
[C] Thun Saray
[D] Wang Qiaoling

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29. D Gukesh, who has been crowned India’s youngest Grandmaster (GM), is from which state?

[A] Karnataka
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Kerala

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30. Which Indian-born personality is the recipient of the 2019 Japan Prize for his outstanding contribution to sustainable soil management?

[A] Rattan Lal
[B] Jayant Narlikar
[C] Rohini Godbole
[D] Raghunath Mashelkar

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