09th September, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 09th September, 2019
1. Recently, Jethmalani passed away. He was the former Union ________ Minister.
[A] Law
[C] External Affairs
[D] Home 
[E] Defence
2. With which country had India signed a USD 5.43-billion deal for the purchase of five S-400 systems?
[B] Israel
[C] France
[D] Russia
[E] South Korea

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on 7 September 2019 visited the historic site where South Korean President Moon Jae-in and the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un planted tree for peace during the inter-Korean summit at Panmunjom on April 27, 2018.

2.He also visited the Demilitarised Zone which lies between South Korea and North Korea.

3.Mr. Singh held talks with his South Korean counterpart Cho Kuk to boost bilateral defence ties. 

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All of the above
4. Which film won the Golden Lion Award at the 76th Venice International Film Festival?
[A] The Dark Knight
[B] Joker
[C] War Dogs
[D] The Lion King
[E] Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw
5. Recently, Veeru Krishnan passed away. He was a/an ________.
[A] Actor
[B] Politician
[C] Doctor
[D] Judge
[E] Journalist
6. Who has been appointed as the Chief Justice of the Gujarat High Court in September 2019?
[A] Justice Vikram Nath
[B] Justice Anant Surendraray Dave
[C] Justice Pradeep Nandrajog
[D] Justice Gita Mittal
[E] Justice Krishna Murari
7. What is the Theme of International Literacy Day 2019?
[A] Literacy and skills development
[B] Literacy in a digital world
[C] Literacy and Multilingualism
[D] Reading the Past, Writing the Future
[E] Literacy and Sustainable Societies
8. In September 2019, which bank has put up for sale nearly a dozen non-performing assets (NPA) to recover dues of more than 1,234 crore rupees?
[A] State Bank of India
[B] HDFC Bank
[C] Union Bank of India
[D] ​Punjab National Bank
[E] IDBI Bank

Read the following statements carefully:

1. The UTs of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh will have a common High Court.

2. The Legislative Assembly will be formed in J&K as UT but there will be no Legislative Assembly in the UT of Ladakh as it will be directly controlled by the Union Government.

3. 68 Central Laws will be applicable on the two UTs while 164 State laws will be repealed and 166 State laws will continue to be applicable.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All of the above
10. In tennis, who among the following won the US Open Men's singles title in September 2019?
[A] Novak Djokovic
[B] Rafael Nadal
[C] Roger Federer
[D] Andy Murray
[E] Daniil Medvedev