06th January, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 06th January, 2018
1. Radha Viswanathan who passed away recently was related to which field?
[A] Vocalist and Classical dancer
[B] Sitar player and composer
[C] Film composer
[D] Tabla player
[E] Theatre artist
2. Who has become the first batsman in the history of T20 internationals to slam three centuries?
[A] Matt Henry
[B] Colin Munro
[C] Todd Astle
[D] Henry Nicholls
[E] Adam Milne
3. What is the name of the new endangered species of flowering plant discovered in China?
[A] Georgia Aster
[B] Stenogyne Kanehoana
[C] Arizona Agave
[D] Primula Zhui
[E] Pimpernel
4. What is the name of the naval cruise missile indigenously developed by Pakistan recently?
[A] Zarb
[B] Azmat
[C] Harba
[D] Muhafiz
[E] Hurmat
5. Government of India has launched MyGov platform. What is it's purpose?
[A] Effective Enforcement for No Child Labour 
[B] To promote the active participation of Indian citizens in country's governance and development
[C] For farmers to sell agricultural produce
[D] Allow citizens to access government services on a single platform
[E] To showcase the government’s performance and achievements to the citizens
6. Which company has recently received Pre-Qualification tag from the World Health Organisation (WHO) for Typbar TCV or Typhoid Conjugate Vaccine?
[A] Bharat Biotech
[B] Titan Biotech
[C] ABS Biotech
[D] Wings Biotech
[E] Panacea Services
7. Who is currently the chairman of Indian Railways board?
[A] Prakash Javadekar
[B] Nripendra Misra
[C] Ashwani Lohani
[D] Rajiv Gauba
[E] Piyush Goyal
8. Which of the following states has recently formed minorities commission?
[A] Gujarat 
[B] Telangana
[C] Uttarakhand
[D] Kerala
[E] Maharashtra
9. Government has announced that cruise tourists with e-visas will be exempted from the biometric enrolment till ________.
[A] Dec 30 2018
[B] Dec 31 2018
[C] Dec 30 2019
[D] Dec 31 2019
[E] Dec 31 2020
10. Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave its approval for implementation of the Jal Marg Vikas Project at a cost of Rs ________.
[A] Rs 5210 crore
[B] Rs 5369 crore
[C] Rs 5200 crore
[D] Rs 6000 crore
[E] Rs 5600 crore