Current Affairs January 2018 [7]

[61] Who has received the Kalam Innovation in Governance Award-2018?

[A] Raj Nath Singh

[B] Sushma Swaraj

[C] N. Lokesh

[D] Prakash Javadekar


[62] Which country has won the 2018 Blind Cricket World Cup? 

[A] Pakistan

[B] Bangladesh

[C] Nepal

[D] India



[63] Which state has become first state in country to unveil Public Cloud Policy that virtually mandates state government departments to shift their data storage onto cloud?

[A] Maharashtra

[B] Goa

[C] West Bengal

[D] Karnataka


[64] Which bank is to introduce India’s first battery-powered, interactive payment cards in the Indian market in 2018?

[A] Axis Bank

[B] HDFC Bank

[C] ICICI Bank

[D] IndusInd Bank


[65] The World Health Organisation (WHO) has given its pre-qualification to Typbar Typhoid Conjugate Vaccine (TVC). Who has developed the vaccine?

[A] Panacea Biotec Limited

[B] GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Limited

[C] Wockhardt

[D] Bharat Biotech


[66] Which state will host the 8th National Science Festival of India 2018?

[A] Maharashtra

[B] Gujarat

[C] Karnataka

[D] Goa


[67] India’s first automatic Early Warning Dissemination System (EWDS) will be commissioned in which state?

[A] Kerala

[B] Tamil Nadu

[C] Odisha

[D] West Bengal


[68] In which city the India-Vietnam Bilateral Army Exercise (VINBAX-2018) was conducted?

[A] Jabalpur

[B] Kochi

[C] Pune

[D] Jaisalmer


[69] What is the ranking of India in 2018 Global index of talent competitiveness (GTI) list?

[A] 81st

[B] 90th

[C] 100th

[D] 106th


[70] Who has been appointed as Director General FICCI?

[A] Devender Kumar Sikri

[B] Narendra Kumar

[C] Rahul Bhatnagar

[D] Dilip Chenoy