05th January, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 05th January, 2019
1. Which country tested its most powerful non-nuclear weapon, dubbed as the 'Mother of All Bombs' on 4 January 2019.
[A] China
[B] Japan
[C] Pakistan
[D] Iran
[E] Canada

Very recently, the government of India merged which Regional Rural Banks?

  1. Punjab Gramin Bank

  2. Malwa Gramin Bank

  3. Sutlej Gramin Bank

  4. Vananchal Gramin Bank

[A] 2, 3 and 4
[B] 1, 2 and 4
[C] 1, 3 and 4
[D] 1, 2 and 3
[E] All of the above
3. Which among the following has directed commodity derivatives exchanges to disclose the quantum of trading done by farmers and other commodity market participants. 
[A] Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI)
[B] Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDAI)
[C] Life Insurance Corporation (LIC)
[D] Reserve Bank of India (RBI)
[E] National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI)
4. The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) declared 6 monuments of National Importance in 2018. Which one of the following is not a part of these monuments?
[A] High Court Building in Nagpur
[B] Haveli of Agha Khan
[C] Heveli Dharampura Delhi
[D] Neemrana Baori in Rajasthan
[E] Vishnu Temple in Kotali
5. Who became the first tycoon to be charged under the Fugitive Economic Offenders Act, 2018?
[A] Mehul Choksi
[B] Nirav Modi
[C] Lalit Modi
[D] Vijay Mallya
[E] None of the above
6. Which city will host eighth International Marathon on 6 January 2019?
[A] Ahmedabad
[B] Vododara
[C] Jaipur
[D] Hyderabad
[E] Bhopal
7. According to the government of India, all the ________districts of the country have been covered under the Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Scheme
[A] 520
[B] 640
[C] 590
[D] 880
[E] 730
8. Recently, the National Green Tribunal imposed a fine of 100 crore rupees on which state for its failure to curb illegal coal mining?
[A] Bihar
[B] Meghalaya
[C] Gujarat
[D] Rajasthan
[E] Karanataka
9. The 6th 'Women of India Organic Festival' will be held from 12 to 14 January 2019 in which of the following cities?
[A] Indore
[B] Mumbai
[C] Chandigarh
[D] Agra
[E] Surat
10. Who among the following has been selected by the Indian Council for Child Welfare (ICCW) for receiving National Bravery Award 2019?
[A] Wahengbam Lamnganba Singh
[B] Mamoni Raisom Goswami
[C] Sourabhee Debbarma
[D] Kumari Gunjan Sharma
[E] Netravati M. Chavan