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Ques 1. Which group has signed an MoU with the Ministry of Tourism to adopt the iconic Mughal-era monument Red Fort for the next five years?
[A] GAIL India [B] NITI Aayog [C] Dalmia Bharat Group [D] IBM India
Dalmia Bharat Group
Ques 2. Which city has topped the list of 15 most polluted cities of the world?
[A] Faridabad [B] Kanpur [C] Varanasi [D] Delhi
Ques 3. Who became the longest serving Chief Minister of an Indian State?
[A] Diana Edulji [B] Kavinder Gupta [C] Pawan Kumar Chamling [D] Sitanshu Ranjan Kar
Pawan Kumar Chamling
Ques 4. Which state became first in India to issue land document online?
[A] Assam [B] Maharashtra [C] Karnataka [D] Bihar
Ques 5. Who is the 11th Barcelona Open Title Winner?
[A] Justin Langer [B] Neeraj Goyat [C] Lewis Hamilton [D] Rafael Nadal
Ques 6. What was the purpose of International Buddhist Conference conducted in Lumbini?
[A] To publicize teachings of Gautam Buddha [B] To Celebrate 2562nd Buddha Jayanti [C] To spread the messages of nonviolence, brotherhood, love and peace [D] All of them
All of them
Ques 7. Which stations have won the first award for the beautification of Station Premises?
[A] Madhubani and Madurai Railway Station [B] Kota and Gandhidham Station [C] Balharshah and Chandrapur stations [D] Secunderabad Station
Balharshah and Chandrapur stations
Ques 8. Who has been given the Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation Awards 2018 – Lifetime Achievement Award?
[A] Rakesh Roshan [B] Farida Jalal [C] Shatrughan Sinha [D] Asha Bhosle
Ques 9. Which Day is known as World Press Freedom Day?
[A] 4 May [B] 3 May [C] 1 May [D] 5 May
Ques 10. The famous personality Ashok Mitra, who has died recently was -
[A] Former Chief of IAF [B] Chief Economic Advisor [C] Author [D] Renowned Artist
Chief Economic Advisor
Ques 11. Who has been appointed as the new chairman of IRDAI?
[A] Ashok Lahiri [B] Radhakrishnan Nair [C] Anil Sardana [D] Subhash Chandra Khuntia
Subhash Chandra Khuntia
Ques 12. In which field the Swedish Academy has decided not to give Nobel prize this year?
[A] Physics [B] Economics [C] Literature [D] Medicine
Ques 13. Who has been given Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation Award 2018 for Best Actress (Lifetime)?
[A] Bhumi Pednekar [B] Farida Jalal [C] Sonam Kapoor [D] Asha Bhosle
Ques 14. Which Country has joined World’s Top 5 Defence Spenders list?
[A] China [B] India [C] USA [D] Saudi Arabia
Ques 15. Who has been appointed as the new Deputy CM of Jammu and Kashmir?
[A] Krishan Kumar [B] Jagdish Mukhi [C] Kavinder Gupta [D] Krishan Kumar
Ques 16. Which entity has signed a Statement of Intent (SoI) to develop a crop yield prediction model using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to provide real-time advisory to farmers?
[A] State Bank of India [B] IBM [C] Gail India [D] British Council
Ques 17. Which day is recognized as World Asthma Day?
[A] 3 May [B] 1 May [C] 5 May [D] 4 May
Ques 18. Who is selected for the CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award?
[A] Sitanshu Ranjan Kar [B] Diana Edulji [C] Asha Bhosle [D] Radhakrishnan Nair
Ques 19. Who is the Union Minister of Drinking Water & Sanitation department?
[A] Suresh Prabhu [B] Prakash Javadekar [C] Uma Bharti [D] Dharmendra Pradhan
Ques 20. Where will be the 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2019 held?
[A] Jammu & Kashmir [B] Varanasi [C] Manila [D] Assam
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