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Ques 1. Which Country has banned the English language to be tough in primary school in the name of the cultural invasion?[A] Nepal [B] South Australia [C] Iran [D] Saudi Arabia
Ques 2. Who has been appointed the Brand Ambassador of the Sikkim?[A] Shahrukh Khan [B] A. R. Rahman [C] Actress Kajol [D] S.P. Balasubrahmanyam
A. R. Rahman
Ques 3. Which railway station becomes the first All Women Railway Station in the country?[A] Matunga Railway Station [B] Kozhikode Railway Station [C] Bhopal Railway Station [D] Thane Railway Station
Matunga Railway Station
Ques 4. Who has clinched gold in the 2018 National Women’s Boxing Championship?[A] Sarita Devi [B] Sonia Lather [C] Aanchal Thakur [D] Sarjubala Devi
Ques 5. Which movie is named as the Best Motion Picture in Foreign Language category in the 75th Golden Globe Awards?[A] Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri [B] Lady Bird [C] In the Fade [D] Coco
In the Fade
Ques 6. Who has been honoured with the LV Lifetime Achievement Award?[A] Bihar CM Nitish Kumar [B] S.P. Balasubrahmanyam [C] Indu Malhotra [D] Soumitra Chattopadhyay
Ques 7. According to the data released by 4th round of National Family Health Survey, which is the poorest state of India?[A] Assam [B] Tamil Nadu [C] Chhattisgarh [D] Bihar
Ques 8. The Late Indian sportsman Saksham Yadav was related to which sport?[A] Cricket [B] Powerlifting [C] Boxing [D] Snooker
Ques 9. Who has been appointed the Chairman of the newly formed Finance Commission by Indian Olympic Association (IOA)?[A] Harjinder Singh [B] Anil Khanna [C] Rajiv Bindal [D] Pramod Agarwal
Ques 10. The International Kite Festival was organized at-[A] Haryana [B] Gujarat [C] Rajasthan [D] New Delhi
Ques 11. Which day is celebrated as World Hindi Day?[A] 10 January [B] 11 January [C] 12 January [D] 9 January
Ques 12. Who has been taken charges as the Chairman of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development?[A] Sivan k. [B] Pramod Agarwal [C] Dilip Asbe [D] Sunny Verghese
Ques 13. Which bank has signed an agreement with National Scheduled Castes Finance and Development Corporation (NSFDC) to provide financial assistance for economic empowerment of persons belonging to Scheduled Caste?[A] Punjab National Bank [B] IDFC Bank [C] Yes Bank [D] World Bank
Punjab National Bank
Ques 14. Who has been awarded as best director in 75th Golden Globe Awards?[A] Gary Oldman [B] Guillermo del Toro [C] James Franco [D] Sam Rockwell
Guillermo del Toro
Ques 15. Peter Sutherland, who passed away recently, was former Director General of which organization?[A] ISRO [B] World Trade Organization [C] UNESCO [D] ASSOCHAM
World Trade Organization
Ques 16. India has been ranked as a top borrower by Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. Which country has been named as the second largest borrower?[A] China [B] USA [C] Indonesia [D] Nepal
Ques 17. Who has been appointed as new chairman of ISRO?[A] Dilip Asbe [B] Sunny Verghese [C] Sivan k. [D] T S Tirumurti
Ques 18. Who inaugurated 4th International Conference on Dharma-Dhamma at Rajgir, Bihar?[A] PM Narendra Modi [B] President Shri Ram Nath Kovind [C] CM Nitish Kumar [D] Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman
President Shri Ram Nath Kovind
Ques 19. In which State 24×7 helpline for women, Gudiya has been announced to be setting up?[A] Himachal Pradesh [B] Haryana [C] Bihar [D] Gujarat
Ques 20. Who won India’s first medal in the International Skiing Tournament?[A] Aditya Mehta [B] Sarjubala Devi [C] Angelique Kerber [D] Aanchal Thakur
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