Current Affairs Quiz - May, 2020

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1. What is the term of office of a Vigilance Commissioner in Central Vigilance Commission (CVC)?

[A] Five years
[B] Six years
[C] Three years
[D] Four years

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2. Which country is the largest borrower of Asian Development Bank, as of 2020?

[A] China
[B] India
[C] Pakistan
[D] Philippines

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3. Where is the headquarters of United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) located?

[A] Geneva
[B] Paris
[C] New York
[D] Washington D.C

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4. The Cauvery Water Management Authority (CWMA) was constituted to address dispute over water sharing among how many states/UT?

[A] Two
[B] Three
[C] Four
[D] Five

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5. Chakmas and Hajongs communities, which were seen in news recently, are present in which Indian state/UT?

[A] Arunachal Pradesh
[B] Sikkim
[C] Himachal Pradesh
[D] Chhattisgarh

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6. The first instance of African Swine Fever (AFS) has been reported in which Indian state/UT?

[A] Bihar
[B] Jharkhand
[C] Assam
[D] Manipur

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7. Which plant species was removed from the ‘Tree’ category, through the amendment made in the Indian Forest Act, 1927?

[A] Rubber Fig
[B] Pistachio tree
[C] Bamboo
[D] Rubber tree

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8. What is the theme of the online Contact Group Summit of Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) held in May 2020?

[A] Global Economy
[B] United against COVID-19
[C] Stakeholders for a Cohesive and Sustainable World
[D] Upholding the Bandung Principles

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9. According to the ‘Lost at Home’ report published by the UNICEF, which country constituted the highest number of new internal displacements in the world in 2019?

[A] Philippines
[B] India
[C] China
[D] Pakistan

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10. Which day is observed on the first Tuesday of May across the world, that is organised by an initiative named ‘GINA’?

[A] World Jazz Day
[B] World Dance Day
[C] World Asthma Day
[D] World Innovation Day

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