Current Affairs Quiz - October, 2019

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1. Which Assam district has launched ‘Plants for Plastic’ campaign?

[A] Karbi Anglong
[B] Dhemaji
[C] Bongaigaon
[D] Goalpara

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2. Viju Khote, who passed away recently, was the renowned actor of which regional cinema?

[A] Tamil
[B] Marathi
[C] Telugu
[D] Malayalam

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3. N Wilson Singh is associated to which sports?

[A] Chess
[B] Swimming
[C] Boxing
[D] Wrestling

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4. What is the theme of the 2019 edition of International Translation Day (ITD)?

[A] Enthusiasm in translation and interpreting
[B] Translation and interpreting: connecting worlds
[C] Translate with respect for everyone
[D] Translation and Indigenous Languages

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5. Who has been awarded India’s Most Powerful Women in Media award at British Parliament?

[A] Rana Ayyub
[B] Kalli Purie
[C] Neha Dixit
[D] Shoma Chaudhury

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6. Who has been appointed Chairman of International Egg Commission (IEC)?

[A] Harish Khare
[B] Anuranjan Jha
[C] Suresh Chitturi
[D] Patricia Mukhim

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7. What is the theme of the 2019 edition of International Day of Older Persons?

[A] Longevity: Shaping the Future
[B] Rights of Older Persons
[C] Take A Stand Against Ageism
[D] The Journey to Age Equality

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8. Who has become the first Indian musician to have minor planet named after him?

[A] Parveen Sultana
[B] Pandit Jasraj
[C] Kumar Gandharva
[D] Prabha Atre

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9. Who is the author of the book ‘The RSS: Roadmaps for the 21st Century’?

[A] Sunil Ambekar
[B] Vivek Aggarwal
[C] Yasmin Ali Haque
[D] M S Golwalkar

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10. Who became the new president of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC)?

[A] Glenn McGrath
[B] Kapil Dev
[C] Kumar Sangakkara
[D] James Anderson

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