Current Affairs Quiz – 18 June 2019

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  1. Maharaja Bir Bikram (MBB) Airport is located in which of these states?
    A) Tripura

    B) Sikkim
    C) Assam
    D) Meghalaya
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    Option A
    Explanation: 
    The Airport Authority of India (AAI) has announced that the Maharaja Bir Bikram (MBB) Airport located in Agartala, Tripura is set to become an International Airport by the end of 2019 or start of 2020. 
  2. The World Food India 2019 will be held in which city?
    A) Bhopal

    B) Hyderabad
    C) Nagpur
    D) New Delhi
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    Option D
    Explanation: 
    World Food India 2019, the biggest gathering of all global and domestic stakeholders in Food Processing Sector will be held from 1st to 4th November 2019 in New Delhi. It is being organized by the Ministry of Food Processing Industries. The tagline of the event will be “Forging Partnerships for Growth”. 
  3. When is the Sustainable Gastronomy Day observed?
    A) June 17

    B) June 18
    C) June 16
    D) June 15
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    Option B
    Explanation: 
    Sustainable Gastronomy Day emphasizes the need to focus the world’s attention on the role that sustainable gastronomy can play.
  4. Mohamed Morsi passed away. He was the ex-President of which country?
    A) Turkey

    B) Iraq
    C) Israel
    D) Egypt
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    Option D
    Explanation:  
    Egypt’s former President Mohamed Morsi passed away in Cairo on June 17 while attending a session in his trial on espionage charges in the court. He collapsed in a defendants’ cage in the courtroom.
  5. Which country will host the 2019 Conference of Parties (COP-14) of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)?
    A) China

    B) United States
    C) India
    D) Japan
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    Option C
    Explanation: 
    India will host the 14th session of the Conference of Parties (COP-14) of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) in September 2019 at New Delhi to address the issue of land degradation and desertification. 
  6. Autistic Pride Day is held every year on ____________
    A) June 18

    B) June 16
    C) June 15
    D) June 17
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    Option A
    Explanation: 
    Autistic Pride Day is held on 18 June each year to recognise the importance of pride for autistics and its role in bringing about positive changes in the broader society. 
  7. Name the entity which has launched its digital wallet subsidiary named Calibra
    A) Microsoft

    B) Facebook
    C) Amazon
    D) Google
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    Option B
    Explanation: 
    Social Media giant, Facebook has announced that it will launch its digital currency named ‘Libra’ in 2020. The digital wallet subsidiary of Facebook called ‘Calibra’ will launch the blockchain-powered cryptocurrency ‘Libra’. 
  8. Gary Woodland is associated to which sports?
    A) Football

    B) Badminton
    C) Tennis
    D) Golf
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    Option D
    Explanation: 
    American professional golfer, Gary Woodland won the 2019 United States Open Championship (Golf), beating world number one, Brooks Koepka by three strokes. This is the first major career title of the 35 year old Woodland. 
  9. Dronacharya Awardee N Lingappa who passed away recently was related to________
    A) Athletics

    B) Cricket
    C) Basketball
    D) Hockey
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    Option A
    Explanation: 
    Veteran athletics coach N. Lingappa passed away. He was 95. Lingappa was awarded the prestigious Dronacharya Award in 2014 in recognition of his work as a coach. 
  10. Who is the current Union Minister for Food Processing Industries?
    A) Thawar Chand Gehlot

    B) Narendra Singh Tomar
    C) Harsimrat Kaur Badal 
    D) Arjun Munda
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    Option C

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