Current Affairs March 2018 [8]


[1] Who has been conferred with the 2017 G.K. Reddy Memorial National Award for journalism?

[A] Vikram Chandra

[B] Ravish Kumar

[C] Karan Thapar

[D] Radhika Roy

 

[2] The first-ever International Exhibition of Graphic Prints ‘Print Biennale India 2018’ was held in which city?

[A] Ahmadabad

[B] New Delhi

[C] Hyderabad

[D] Kolkata

 

[3] Who is the author of ‘Paramveer Parwane’ a book on Paramveer Chakra Awardees?

[A] Indu Anand

[B] Rajdeep Sardesai

[C] Jairam Ramesh

[D] Prabhakiran Jain

 

[4] Who has won the 2018 Asian Billiards Championships?

[A] Manan Chandra

[B] Geet Sethi

[C] Aditya Mehta

[D] Pankaj Advani

 

 

[5] Who has been nominated as the India’s representative to Executive Board of UNESCO? 

[A] Alok Kumar Sinha

[B] Dinesh Bhatia

[C] J S Rajput

[D] Sandeep Kumar

 

[6] The Union Cabinet has approved the inclusion of the communities ‘Parivara’ and ‘Talawara’ as synonym of ‘Nayaka’ in the list of Scheduled Tribes of which state?

[A] Karnataka

[B] Andhra Pradesh

[C] Odisha

[D] Jharkhand

 

[7] What was the theme of the 2018 World Tuberculosis Day?

[A] Wanted: Leaders for a TB-free world

[B] Stop TB, fight poverty

[C] I am stopping TB

[D] TB anywhere is TB everywhere

 

[8] Which district has become the first district in India to have 100 percent solar powered Primary Health Centers (PHC)?

[A] Karnal

[B] Visakhapatnam

[C] Kurnool

[D] Surat

 

[9] What was the theme of the 2018 World Water Day?

[A] Why Waste Water?

[B] Nature for Water

[C] Water and Energy

[D] Water for Thirsty Cities

 

[10] Which Indian organization has won the ‘Most Informative Pavilion’ award at the 105th Indian Science Congress (ISC-2018)? 

[A] Indian Space Research Organization

[B] Defence Research and Development Organization

[C] Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

[D] Oil and Natural Gas Corporation