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 Chair of the 5 membered BRICS bloc, for the year 2020?

[A] India
[B] Russia
[C] Brazil
[D] China

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3. 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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4. According to a recent report from the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC), in which country the world’s highest number of people were displaced in 2019?

[A] United States
[B] India
[C] Afghanistan
[D] Iran

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5. As of 2020, which state has provided employment to highest number of labourers, under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS)?

[A] Rajasthan
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Chhattisgarh
[D] Uttar Pradesh

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6. ‘COVID-19 and the world of work’ is the title of the report, recently released by which international organisation?

[A] United Nations
[B] International Labour Organisation
[C] World Bank
[D] World Economic Forum

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7. Who has been appointed as the next chairperson of the Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB)?

[A] Amitabh Kant
[B] Rajiv Kumar
[C] M S Sahoo
[D] Nripendra Mishra

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8. Who represented India in the Extraordinary Virtual G20 Digital Economy Ministers meeting held amid the Covid-19 pandemic?

[A] Piyush Goyal
[B] Nirmala Sitharaman
[C] Ravi Shankar Prasad
[D] Prakash Javadekar

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9. The centenary special edition e-book “Prof. B. B. Lal -India Rediscovered” was recently. Professor B. B. Lal is associated with which field?

[A] Epidemiology
[B] Archaeology
[C] Scientific Research
[D] Literature

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10. What is the new official name of the NASA’s Mars Helicopter?

[A] Intelligence

[B] Ingenuity
[C] Brilliance
[D] Endeavor

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