Weekly Current Affairs Revision Notes: July 22-28, 2019
Here is the one liner version of current affairs quizzes of GKToday from July 22 to 28, 2019. This post is published every Monday.
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The Union Government has proposed which light urban rail transit system for small cities?
Arun Kumar Roy, who passed away recently, was the veteran Left leader of which state?
Who has become India's first gold-medallist at the President's Cup boxing tournament?
Answer: Shiva Thapa
Which state government has decided to set up India's first Space Park?
Which Indian bodybuilder has clinched 2019 Mr. South Asia title?
Answer: Ravinder Kumar Malik
The 11th biennial edition of DefExpo India - 2020 is scheduled to be held in which city?
The 2019 Homeless World Cup football tournament is scheduled to be held in which country?
Answer: United Kingdom
The Union Government has banned which antibiotic in animal food industry?
The Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) facility has recently opened in which city?
The 2019 Hand-in-Hand military exercise is scheduled to be held in which Indian state?
Yukiya Amano, who passed away recently, was the Chief of which international organisation?
Chandrayaan-2 will explore & perform studies on which region of Moon?
Answer: South pole
Where is the headquarters of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI)?
The 2019 International shark meet is slated to be held in which Indian city?
Who is the author of the book "Indo-Pak Relations : Beyond Pulwama & Balakot”?
Answer: U V Singh
Who has been appointed as the Chairman of Asian Boxing Confederation's (ASBC) competitions commission?
Answer: Kishen Narsi
Who has been chosen for the Sangita Kalanidhi award of the Music Academy?
Answer: S Sowmya
Who has been elected as chairman of the Commonwealth Table Tennis Federation (CTTF)?
Answer: Vivek Kohli
Who won the women's singles titles at the 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships?
Answer: Ayhika Mukherjee
Who represented India at the NAM Ministerial Meeting in Caracas?
Answer: Syed Akbaruddin
Which hockey player has been chosen for 2019 Mohun Bagan Ratna?
Answer: Keshav Dutt
The scientists of which country have developed a method to convert Jute fibre into low-cost bio-degradable cellulose sheets?
Who has been appointed next Vice Chief of Indian Army?
Answer: Manoj Mukund Naravane
On which date, the 159th Income Tax Day (ITD-2019) is celebrated in India?
Answer: July 24
Which state government has decided to bring legislation for ensuring Journalists' job security?
Answer: West Bengal
Which IIT has developed an AI app CARE4U for elderly people?
Answer: IIT Kharagpur
Who is the head of the reconstituted Group of Ministers (GoM) on sexual harassment at workplace?
Answer: Amit Shah
Which state has become the first Indian State to reserve 75% private jobs for local youths?
Answer: Andhra Pradesh
Which IIT has developed 'Agricopter' to eliminate manual spraying of pesticides in agricultural farms?
Answer: IIT Madras
Who is the head of the Cryptocurrency panel that proposes ban on private digital currencies?
Answer: Subhash Chandra Garg
Who officially took over charge as new British Prime Minister?
Answer: Boris Johnson
Who has been appointed Britain's first Indian-origin home secretary?
Answer: Priti Patel
Indian Railway's first printing press heritage gallery has opened in which city?
Who has been appointed the new Union Home Secretary of Government of India (GoI)?
Answer: Ajay Kumar Bhalla
What is the India’s rank in the Global Innovation Index (GII) 2019?
Which RBI deputy governor has been assigned to run the monetary policy portfolio?
Answer: B P Kanungo
Which state government has decided to ply ‘water taxis’ in its inland waterways?
Ehsan Mania, who has been appointed chief of the ICC’s Finance & Commercial Affairs (F&CA), is from which country?
Who has been appointed the new national coach of the Indian table tennis team?
Answer: Dejan Papic
On which date, National Broadcasting day (NBD) is celebrated in India?
Answer: July 23
Who is the newly appointed chairperson of National Anti-profiteering Authority (NAA)?
Answer: Badri Narain Sharma
Who is the author of the book "Chandra Shekhar - The Last Icon of Ideological Politics"?
Securitypedia has been launched by which Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) of India?
Which state has topped in solar rooftop installations?
Attoor Ravi Varma, who passed away recently, was the renowned poet and translator of which language?
Who is set to become the first ever recipient of Tribute Actor Award at TIFF 2019?
Answer: Meryl Streep
Which Arab nation has recently launched its first Underwater Military Museum?
The GST Council has decided to reduce GST Rate on Electrical Vehicles from 12% to how much per cent?