Current Affairs Quiz - October, 2019

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1. International opera singer Jessye Norman, who has passed away recently, is from which country?

[A] France
[B] Sweden
[C] United States
[D] United Kingdom

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2. 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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3. 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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4. 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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5. The NITI Aayog & which international organization has launched ‘The Gandhian Challenge’?

[A] UNESCO
[B] UNICEF
[C] FAO
[D] WHO

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6. Where is the headquarters of National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC)?

[A] Pune
[B] New Delhi
[C] Lucknow
[D] Shimla

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7. Babita Tade, who won Rs 1 crore on KBC, has been chosen as EC ambassador of which district for Maharashtra Assembly polls?

[A] Nagpur
[B] Amravati
[C] Hingoli
[D] Nanded

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8. Scientists have excavate ‘ancient river’ in which state that linked the Ganga and Yamuna rivers?

[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Uttarakhand
[C] West Bengal
[D] Bihar

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9. Which bank has signed MoU with Indian Army for customised services?

[A] BoB
[B] SBI
[C] PNB
[D] BoI

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10. Which state government has launched a new governance initiative ‘Mo Sarkar’?

[A] West Bengal
[B] Tripura
[C] Nagaland
[D] Odisha

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