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Daily Current Affairs Quiz 16 April 2019

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1 Which financial company launched a unique proposition to pay electricity bill on EMIs?
A Kotak Mahindra Financial Services Ltd.
B Bajaj Finserv
C Blueshift Strategic Consultants Private Limited
D Aditya Birla Financial Services Private Ltd

Answer: Option [B]
Bajaj Finserv financial company launched a unique proposition to pay electricity bill on EMIs.
2 2019 Asia LPG Summit Held In ----------
A New Delhi
B Pune
C Mumbai
D Hyderabad

Answer: Option [A]
2019 Asia LPG Summit Held In New Delhi.
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3 _________ won fifth green jacket and 15th major title
A Jason Day
B Dustin Johnson
C Matt Juchar
D Tiger Woods

Answer: Option [D]
Tiger Woods won fifth green jacket and 15th major title.
4 China developed the world’s first armed amphibious drone attack boat named ___________.
A Marine Crocodile
B Marine Salamander
C Marine Lizard
D Marine Alligator

Answer: Option [C]
China developed the world’s first armed amphibious drone attack boat named ‘Marine Lizard’. It could be used in land and sea assault operations. It has a maximum operation range of 1,200 kms and can be remotely controlled via satellites.
5 India will build a cancer hospital in Kenya in collaboration with ________
A Kuwait
B Japan
C Singapore
D Malaysia

Answer: Option [B]
India will build a cancer hospital in Kenya in collaboration with Japan. Also, India will partner with the UAE to set up an ICT centre (Information and Communications Technology center) in Ethiopia.
6 Rongali Bihu festival is celebrated in _______.
A Meghalaya
B Manipur
C Odisha
D Assam

Answer: Option [A]
Rongali or Bohag Bihu is the Assamese new year and spring festival, which is celebrated from April 15 to April 21.
7 In which of the following State did the Bamboo rice show up after 4 decades?
A Tamil Nadu
B Gujarat
C Odisha
D Telangana

Answer: Option [C]
Bamboo rice has shown up in Odisha nearly after four decades. The state of Odisha had last witnessed Bamboo rice in 1979.
8 Which of the following won the Pulitzer Prizes for Trump probes?
A The New Yorker and Family Circle
B New York Times and The Wall Street Journal
C Time and People
D None of the above

Answer: Option [B]
The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal were awarded Pulitzer Prizes for their separate investigations of President Donald Trump and his family.
9 The Ministry of Commerce and Industries instructed the Health Ministry to frame law banning manufacture and sale of _________ in the country.
A e-charas
B bhang
C e-cigarettes
D marijuana

Answer: Option [C]
The Ministry of Commerce and Industries instructed the Health Ministry to frame law banning manufacture and sale of e-cigarettes in the country as in the absence of the domestic legislation, it would not be possible to put a blanket ban on its imports.
10 Which of the following is awarded for excellence in newspaper journalism, literary achievements, musical composition?
A Oscar Awards
B Abel Prize
C Pulitzer Prize
D Nobel Prize

Answer: Option [C]
Pulitzer Prize is awarded for Excellence in newspaper journalism, literary achievements, musical composition.
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