Current Affairs Quiz - January, 2020

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1. Mahadayi River, which was recently mentioned in the news, originates in which state?

[A] Goa
[B] Karnataka
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Kerala

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2. Which organization has launched the MANI app, seen in news recently?

[A] RBI
[B] SEBI
[C] SBI
[D] PNB

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3. The National Ice Hockey Championship, 2020 is held in which city?

[A] Manali
[B] Shimla
[C] Leh
[D] Kullu

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4. Which state recently launched ‘e-Gazette’ portal, a digital platform for gazette publications?

[A] Odisha
[B] Kerala
[C] West Bengal
[D] Andhra Pradesh

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5. Who is the first and youngest tribal woman in the world to climb six tallest mountain peaks across six continents?

[A] Malavath Poorna
[B] Shivangi Pathak
[C] Aditi Vaidya
[D] Anuja Vaidya

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6. Which Indian Grandmaster won the title in the Hastings International Chess Congress?

[A] Pendyala Harikrishna
[B] Sasikiran Krishnan
[C] P Magesh Chandran
[D] Abhijeet Gupta

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7. Which is the first Urban Cooperative Bank (UCB), that is approved to convert into a Small Finance Bank?

[A] Bharat Cooperative Bank
[B] Shivalik Mercantile Cooperative Bank
[C] Punjab And Maharashtra Cooperative Bank
[D] Bombay Mercantile Cooperative Bank

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8. Pune is set to host the fifth edition of the Asia Pacific Drosophila Research Conference. What is a Drosophila?

[A] An Insect
[B] A Fish
[C] A plant
[D] Bacteria

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9. Web Based Portal called “Parivesh” is related to which Indian Ministry?

[A] Ministry of Home Affairs
[B] Ministry of External Affairs
[C] Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
[D] Ministry of Culture

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10. Currently, India charges what fraction of the adjusted gross revenues (AGR) as license fee from telecom operators, due to which telecom operators claim that they are badly hit?

[A] 5%
[B] 8%
[C] 10%
[D] 12%

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