Current Affairs Quiz : June 26, 2019

Current Affairs 26 June 2019 Quiz

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  1. Recently Ministry of HRD has launched self defence training for girls in school under which scheme?
    A)Uttam Abhiyan
    B)Sev Kaushal
    C)Samagra Yudh
    D)Samagra Shiksha
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development has launched Integrated Scheme for School Education i.e. Samagra Shiksha effective from 2018-19. Self Defence training for girls is an activity under Samagra Shiksha. Keeping in view, the rising number of crimes against girls and women in the country and to ensure safety and security of girls, Self Defence training is imparted to girls of class VI to XII belonging to Government Schools.

  2. Recently Which state government banned felling of trees citing increase in pollution?
    A)Uttar Pradesh
    B)Bihar
    C)Haryana
    D)Maharashtra
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Government of Bihar recently banned felling of trees, citing increasing pollution as well as a fatal heatwave. Trees on private land, however, can be felled in the absence of a tree-protection Act in Bihar.

  3. Who will head the committee that has been constituted by CPWD for implementation of five year “Vision Document”?
    A)Narinder Batra
    B)MR Kumar
    C)MK Sharma
    D)Sandeep Patnaik
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Central Public Works Department (CPWD) has constituted a seven-member core group to prepare a roadmap for implementation of a five-year “vision document” as directed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  4. Recently The International Olympic Committee has formally opened its new HQ in Which country?
    A)Thailand
    B)Switzerland
    C)Russia
    D)USA
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The International Olympic Committee has formally opened its 145 million Swiss francs ($145 million) new headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland exactly 125 years after the Olympic Games was revived.

  5. Recently Which organisation launched “Complaint Management System” application for grievance redressal processes?
    A)RBI
    B)IRDA
    C)SIDBI
    D)NABARD
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das launched “Complaint Management System (CMS)”, a software application to facilitate RBI’s grievance redressal processes

  6. Recently World Bank approved how much amount of loan to Jharkhand to provide basic urban services to people?
    A)$147 million
    B)$123 million
    C)$145 million
    D)$156 million
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    The Government of India, the Government of Jharkhand and the World Bank, signed a $147 Million Loan Agreement to provide basic urban services to the people of Jharkhand and help improve the management capacity of the urban local bodies (ULBs) in the State.

  7. Recently Maruti Suzuki partnered with Which bank for vehicle finance?
    A)Bank of Baroda
    B)Canara Bank
    C)IDBI Bank
    D)SBI
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Maruti Suzuki India said it has joined hands with Bank of Baroda to support dealer inventory financing and customer auto loans. The company has signed a memorandum of understanding with Bank of Baroda, under which the bank will become a preferred financier.

  8. Which country won International Rugby 15s Victory?
    A)Pakistan
    B)India
    C)Singapore
    D)Russia
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Indian women’s rugby team claimed a historic first-ever international Rugby 15s victory with a 21-19 win over Singapore to finish third in the Asia Women’s – Division 1 Rugby XVs Championship.

  9. Who won Halle Open Title 2019?
    A)Roger Federer
    B)Rafael Nadal
    C)David Goffin
    D)Leander Paes
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    World number three Roger Federer defeated David Goffin 7-6(7-2), 6-1 in the final to win the Halle Open for the 10th time. It is the first time that the 37-year-old has won the same title 10 times in his career.

  10. Which country will host the Olympic Winter Games 2026?
    A)Saudi Arabia
    B)USA
    C)Italy
    D)Singapore
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Italian cities Milan and Cortina will host the Olympic Winter Games 2026. International Olympic Committee elected the Italian cities at the 134th IOC Session, taking place from June 24 to 26, in Lausanne.

  11. Who is the author of “Function of Data Sovereignty: The Pursuit of Supremacy”?
    A)Vikas Singroul
    B)Vinit Goenka
    C)Abhinav Goyal
    D)Nadir Batra
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Author Vinit Goenka released his new co-authored book titled ‘Function of Data Sovereignty: The Pursuit of Supremacy’. He is founder member of Centre for Knowledge Sovereignty (CKS), which is an endeavour to acquire knowledge through experts of eminence in respective field.

  12. Recently Madan Lal Saini passed away.He was related to which field?
    A)Actor
    B)Journalist
    C)Philosopher
    D)Politics
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    President of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s Rajasthan unit Madan Lal Saini has passed away at Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences where he was undergoing treatment. Saini, also a Rajya Sabha MP, was 75.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  • What is the currency of Italy?
    A)Dollar
    B)Euro
    C)Krone
    D)Won
    View Answer
    Option B

  • Where is the HQ of Maruti Suzuki?
    A)NewDelhi
    B)Pune
    C)Chennai
    D)Lucknow
    View Answer
    Option A

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