Current Affairs May 2018

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Current Affairs  May 2018

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Who has been appointed as an eminent jurist in the selection committee for appointment of the lokpal ?
Ranjit kumar
Kk venugopal
Harish salve
Mukul rohatgi
Ans  mukul rohatgi
Who was presented ‘young scientist award-2007’  by president ram nath kovind at the national geosciences award 2017, instituted by ministry of mines ?
Dr. aditya mohan jha
Dr. ravi sidhharth mishra
Dr. shib sankar ganguli
Dr. sachin ranjan raut
Ans : dr. shib sankar ganguli
Which satellite of NASA has captured the first global picture of the small frozen particles inside clouds ?
IceCube
cloudSat
cloudCube
IceSat
Ans : IceCube
India has sent the second relief consignment of 373 – toner for rohingya muslims to which country ?
Thailand
Nepal
Sri lanka
Bangladesh
Ans : Bangladesh
(Through INS airavat  under  operation insaniyat  )
Which of the following has launched  ‘My payments’ feature for automatic recurring payments ?
Mobikwik
Oxygen
Airtel money
Paytm
Ans : paytm
Which campaign has been launched by  worlf health organization to eliminate artificial trans fats from the global food supply by 2033 ?
REPLACE
WELLNESS
PROTECT
CHANGE
Ans : REPLACE
Who has been honoured with the Nikkei asia prize in japan, for his contribution to asia’s development ?
Baba ramdev
E. sreedharan
Dr bindeshwar pathak
M. S. Swaminathan
Ans : Dr. bindeshwar pathak
Union cabinet has approved the signing and ratification of agreement for exchange  of information and assistance in collection of taxes, with ?
Brunei Darussalam
Singapore
Fiji Islands
Madagascar
Ans : Brunei Darussalam
Who flagged off the new weekly antyodaya express to run between darbhanga  in bihar and jalandhar in punjab ?
Piyush goyal
Suresh prabhu
Manoj sinha
Dharmendra pradhan
Ans : Manoj sinha
Union cabinet has approved th establishment of national institute of mental health rehabilitation (NIMHR) at ?
Gandhinagar
Lucknow
Bhopal
Nagpur
Ans : Bhopal
Balkavi bairagi , who recently passed away, was  a  ?
Painter
Enviromentlist
Poet
Musician
Ans : Poet
Which NGO along with karbi angling autonomous council (KAAC), is helping  villages in assam to develop a rural tourism model ?
Shakti sustainable energy foundation
Environics trust
Root bridge foundation
Satpuda foundation
Ans : Root bridge foundation
As per a report by centre for development studies, which state is experiencing an advanced demographic transition ?
Bihar
Maharashtra
Kerala
Gujarat
Ans : kerala
Which ministry organized a meeting of stakeholders to take feedback on capacity building and skilling scheme ‘samarth’
Skill development
Coal
Agriculture
Textiles
Ans : textiles
Which F1 driver won the Spanish grand prix ?
Lewis Hamilton
Max verstappen
Valtteri bottas
Sebastian vettel
Ans : lewis Hamilton
Union cabinet has given its in-principle approval for establishing a “ central university of Andhra Pradesh “ at ?
Nagasamudram village
Janthaluru village
Rebbenpalle village
Tallapet village
Ans : janthaluru village
Who won ‘scientist of the year award -2017’ at the DRDO awards, presented by defence minister nirmala sitharaman, held  in new delhi ?
VK sarawat
S Pazhanikumar
Vasudev kalkunte aatre
YST Raju
Ans : S Pazhanikumar
Union cabinet has approved  signing an MoU in the field of electoral management and administration, with ?
Guyana
Suriname
Ecuador
Nicaragua
Ans : suriname
Chiref minister trivendra singh rawat has inaugurated the uttarakhand’s first city gas distribution (CGD) network at ?
Rudrapur
Haldwani
Kathgodam
Ramnagar
Ans : rudrapur
11th world  agri tourism day was recently celebrated on the theme “development and doubling the farmers income through agri tourism”, on ?
May 18
May 15
May 16
May 17
Ans may 16
Who has been named as france’s French league  palyer of the year ?
Thiago silva
Raul albiol
Andre – frank zambo
Neymar
Ans : neymar
NALCO has signed an MoU with ministry of mines, for 2018-19, setting a target of generating  revenues of ?
Rs 9,350 crore
Rs 5,790 crore
Rs 6, 540 crore
Rs 8,210 crore
Ans : Rs 9,350 crore
Union cabinet has approved an extension of delhi metro corridor from noida city centre to sector 62, noida, at a cost of
Rs 3,849 crore
Rs 2,462 crore
Rs 731 crore
Rs 1,967 crore
Ans : 1,967 crore
Ministry of new and renewable enrgy has issued national wind- solar hybrid policy. By 2022, india has targeted wind poer capacity of  ?
60 GW
75 GW
50 GW
100 GW
Ans : 60GW
When was ‘international day of light’ observed ?
 May 15
May 16
May 18
May 17
Ans :  may 16
MoRTH minister Nitin gadkari recently inaugurated two highways NH-7 and NH-54, in ?
Varanasi
Nagpur
Jaipur
Bathinda
Ans bathinda
Who has been honoured with the ‘shri jayadev rastriya Yuva pratibha puraskar 2018’ ?
Anindita anaam
Namrata pandey
Bhumika patel
Shrishti Sharma
Ans : anindita anaam
Union cabinet has approved anew mechanism for resolution of commercial disputes of CPSEs and other government departments/organizations, to replace ?
Permanent machinery of arbitration (PMA)
Mediation and arbitration Mechanism (MAM)
Alternate dispute Resolution (ADR)
Conflict resolution mechanism(CRM)
Ans : permanent machinery of arbitration(PMA)
A mountaineering expedition by the Indian army women officers was flagged off to which mountain ?
Nanda devi
Chaukhanmba
Mt bhagirath-II
Trisul
Ans : Mt bhagirath –II
CCEA  has approved the developemt of trunk infrastructure components for the integrated multimodal logistics hub known as ‘freight village’ at ?
Duliana
Nahawani
Nangal chaudhary
Malakpur
Ans : nangal chaudhary
First ayushaman bharat workshop of northern region on pradhan mantra rashtriya swasthya suraksha mission (PMRSSM) was recently held in ?
Shimla
Dehradun
New delhi
Chandigarh
Ans : shimla