Current Affairs Quiz - May, 2020

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1. The Versatile Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan, who recently passed away, had won National award for which movie?

[A] Lunch Box
[B] Paan Singh Tomar
[C] Life of Pi
[D] Haidar

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2. Bombay High court recently quashed a clause of UGC regulations, which converted permanent posts to term posts. What was the original term of College Principals, as per the regulations?

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

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3. What is the name of the veteran Freedom fighter and National Communal Harmony Awardee, who recently passed away?

[A] Chuni Goswami
[B] Rishi Kapoor
[C] Hema Bharali
[D] Alexander Fernando

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4. ‘Project Monitoring Unit’, which was recently launched by the Government, is associated with which industry?

[A] Chemical Industry
[B] Food Processing Industry
[C] Coal Industry
[D] Automobile Industry

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5. What is the name of the famous author and historian known for chronicling Delhi, who passed away recently?

[A] Augustine Mahiga
[B] Ronald Vivian Smith
[C] Chuni Goswami
[D] Kundanika Kapadia

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6. Chak-Hao, a variety of black rice, that recently bagged the Geographical Indication (GI) tag, is found in which state?

[A] Assam
[B] Sikkim
[C] Manipur
[D] Arunachal Pradesh

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7. Rebate of State Levies (ROSL) Scheme, which was seen in news recently, was launched to support which sector?

[A] Food Processing
[B] Textile
[C] Chemical and Fertiliser
[D] Automobile

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8. Who has been reappointed as the chairperson of Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee?

[A] Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
[B] Mallikarjun Kharge
[C] Anurag Thakur
[D] Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank

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9. Mustafa al-Kadhimi, who was seen in news recently, is the new Prime Minister of which country?

[A] Iraq
[B] Iran
[C] Israel
[D] Oman

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10. As per the recent report of the Internet & Mobile Association of India (IAMAI), which areas of the country comprised of the highest number of Internet users?

[A] Metropolitan Areas
[B] Urban Areas
[C] Semi-urban Areas
[D] Rural Areas

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