06th December, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 06th December, 2018
1. ________ has been appointed as the CMD of New India Assurance.
[A] Atul Sahai
[B] Hemant Rokade
[C] Samir Banerjee
[D] Papia Sengupta
[E] None of these
2. NASA’s 'Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security-Regolith Explorer' (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft arrived at the asteroid named ________ on 3 December 2018.
[A] Vesta
[B] Bennu
[C] Juno
[D] Thisbe
[E] Doris
3. With which of these has the Asian Development Bank (ADB) entered into an Alternative Procurement Arrangement (APA) on 6 December 2018?
[A] World Bank
[C] Internatioanl Finance Corporation
[D] European Bank
[E] None of these
4. The 'Global Economic Outlook' released by the Fitch Ratings on 6 December 2018 estimated India's GDP growth to be ________ and ________ in financial years 2019-20 and 2020-21 respectively.
[A] 6% and 6.2%
[B] 3% and 3.4%
[C] 5% and 5.5%
[D] 7% and 7.1%
[E] None of these
5. Who launched the 'State of Maharashtra’s Agribusiness and Rural Transformation' (SMART) on 5 December 2018?
[A] Narendra Modi
[B] C. Vidyasagar Rao
[C] Devendra Fadnavis
[D] Sharad Pawar
[E] None of these
6. Which of these will cease to be a fund manager of retirement fund body EPFO by the end of March 2019?
[E] None of these
7. Recently, the Supreme Court approved the government of India's draft 'Witness Protection Scheme 2018' on 5 December 2018. It shall be the 'law' under the Article ________ and ________of the Constitution.
[A] 141 and 142
[B] 135 and 136
[C] 144 and 143
[D] 124 and 125
[E] None of these
8. ________ won the 'Sahitya Akademi Award 2018' for his novel 'Sancharam' on 5 December 2018.
[A] S. Ramakrishnan
[B] B. Jeyamohan
[C] Ashokamitran
[D] C.S. Lakshmi
[E] None of these
9. Which of the following States/UTs has launched the the 'Mukhyamantri Teerth Yatra Yojana' on 5 December 2018?
[A] Delhi
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Himachal Pradesh
[D] Puducherry
[E] None of these
10. Which of these has become the first court in India to launch the e-payment system?
[A] Mumbai Court
[B] Pune Court
[C] Hyderabad Court
[D] Nagpur Court
[E] None of those