21st October, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 21st October, 2018
1. In which city virtual currency exchange 'Unocoin' has installed India's first cryptocurrency ATM?
[A] Hyderabad
[B] Chennai
[C] Ahmedabad
[D] Mumbai
[E] Bengaluru
2. The European Space Agency launched a scientific mission named 'BepiColombo' to ________.
[A] Jupiter
[B] Saturn
[C] Venus
[D] Mars
[E] Mercury
3. In which city the Air Quality early warning system was unveiled by Earth Sciences Minister Dr Harshvardhan?
[A] Delhi
[B] Mumbai
[C] Kolkata
[D] Chennai
[E] Chandigarh
4. India and ________ have launched their first joint programme for Afghanistan to train its diplomats.
[B] Russia
[C] China
[D] Kyrgyzstan
[E] Uzbekistan
5. Who is the author of "Brief Answers to the Big Questions"?
[A] Deborah Blum
[B] Tim Folger
[C] Carl Zimmer
[D] E. O. Wilson
[E] Stephen Hawking
6. The Shahi litchi of North ________ has got the Geographical Indication (GI) tag.
[A] Bihar
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Jharkhand
[D] Himachal Pradesh
[E] Punjab
7. Very recently, which financial company has got the license from RBI to operate as Non-Banking Financial Company (NBFC) in India?
[A] Funding Circle
[B] Kabbage 
[C] FundBox
[D] Kreditech 
[E] OnDeck Capital
8. According to the World Economic Forum's global competitiveness index 2018, India is at which position?
[A] 10th
[B] 58th
[C] 45th
[D] 30th
[E] 50th
9. On which day Rashtriya Mahila Kisan Diwas is observed in India?
[A] 4 October
[B] 2 September
[C] 15 October
[D] 9 October
[E] 2 October
10. Which two countries are involved in the annual joint Army exercise ‘Hand-in-Hand’?
[A] USA and Russia
[B] India and Sri Lanka
[C] Canada and USA
[D] India and China
[E] Nepal and Bhutan