Monthly Current Affairs Quiz - May, 2018

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1. Who has won the best actor award at the 2018 Dadasaheb Phalke Awards?

[A] Salman Khan
[B] Akshay Kumar
[C] Shah Rukh Khan
[D] Salman Khan

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2. Kottayam Pushpanath, the renowned detective novelist has passed away. He was associated with which language?

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

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3. Who has been appointed the new chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament?

[A] Ghulam Nabi Azad‎
[B] Mallikarjun Kharge
[C] Jyotiraditya Scindia
[D] Kamal Nath

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4. Who has been appointed as the new Chairman of Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI)?

[A] Nilesh Sathe
[B] Badri Singh Bhandari
[C] Subhash Chandra Khuntia
[D] VK Sharma

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5. Which city hosted the national workshop on Data Requirements for Disaster Risk Reduction Database?

[A] Bhopal
[B] Surat
[C] Udaipur
[D] New Delhi

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6. What is the theme of the 2018 World Press Freedom Day (WPFD)?

[A] Keeping Power in Check: Media, Justice and The Rule of Law
[B] Media and Good Governance
[C] Freedom of information: the right to know
[D] 21st Century Media: New Frontiers, New Barriers

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7. The Vindhyachal Thermal Power Station is located in which state?

[A] Maharashtra
[B] Andhra Pradesh
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Karnataka

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8. The 19th edition of TOONZ Animation Masters Summit 2018 was held in which state?

[A] Tamil Nadu
[B] Kerala
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Telangana

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9. Which state to host the International Children’s Theatre Festival 2018?

[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] West Bengal
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Kerala

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10. The first organised census of Indus Dolphins will be carried out in which state of India?

[A] Punjab
[B] Himachal Pradesh
[C] Jammu & Kashmir
[D] Jharkhand

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