Current Affairs Quiz – 22 June 2019

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  1. Which among the following personalities has won the maximum vote to become ‘World’s Most Powerful Person 2019’ by UK-based British Herald magazine?
    A) Narendra Modi

    B) Vladimir Putin
    C) Donald Trump
    D) Xi Jinping
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    Option A
    Explanation: 
    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has emerged as the ‘World’s Most Powerful Person 2019’ in the reader’s poll conducted by UK-based British Herald magazine.  
  2. Who is the head of the committee formed by the government for better coordination between Ministry of petrol and environment for speedy clearance to hydrocarbon explorations?
    A) Ajit Seth

    B) Rajiv Gauba
    C) P K Sinha
    D) Pramod Kumar Misra
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    Option C
    Explanation: 
    Central Government has formed a committee for better coordination among the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MoPNG), the Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF), and the state governments with an aim to speed up hydrocarbon exploration-related clearances. Cabinet Secretary P K Sinha is the head/chairman of the panel/committee. 
  3. The first ever specialized hydrotherapy treatment centre for elephants has been launched in which Indian city?
    A) Kochi
    B) Hyderabad
    C) Kolkata
    D) Mathura
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    Option D
    Explanation: 
    India’s first specialised hydrotherapy treatment centre for elephants has been established on the banks of the Yamuna in Mathura, near the Wildlife SOS’ Elephant Conservation and Care Centre (ECCC). The new 11-foot-deep hydrotherapy jumbo pool will provide treatment to elephants suffering from arthritis, joint pain and foot ailments using 21 high pressure jet sprays to create water pressure that massage the elephants’ feet and body and help in increasing blood circulation.
  4. Who is the author of the book “My Seditious Heart”?
    A) Chetan Bhagat

    B) Arundhati Roy
    C) Salman Rushdie
    D) Vikram Seth
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    Option B
    Explanation: 
    A book titled “My Seditious Heart” by author Arundhati Roy will be launched soon. The book contains previously published essays written by Arundhati Roy. 
  5. SEBI has formed a panel to review margins on derivatives. The panel will be chaired by_______
    A) NSE Strategic Investment Corporation Limited

    B) India INX
    C) NSE Clearing Limited
    D) NSE IFSC Limited
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    Option C
    Explanation: 
    The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has set up a working group, headed by National Stock Exchange (NSE) Clearing Ltd. to review the current framework of margins in the futures and options segment. 
  6. Who has clinched the 2019 Asian Snooker Championship?
    A) Pankaj Advani

    B) Geet Sethi
    C) Aditya Mehta
    D) Yasin Merchant
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    Option A
    Explanation: 
    Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani defeated Thailand’s Thanawat Tirapongpaiboon 6-3 to clinch the 35th men’s Asian Snooker Championship in Doha, Qatar. 
  7. Which tool has been launched by the WHO to reduce the spread of antimicrobial resistance?
    A) BUG

    B) AWARE
    C) REMEDY
    D) ANTIDOTE
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    Option B
    Explanation: 
    The World Health Organization (WHO) is launching a new tool named AWaRe (Access, Watch and Reserve) to reduce the spread of antimicrobial resistance. The AWaRe tool was developed by the WHO Essential Medicines List to contain rising resistance and make antibiotic use safer and more effective. 
  8. “My Life, My Mission” is the autobiography of?
    A) Balkrishna

    B) Virat Kohli
    C) Narendra Modi
    D) Baba Ramdev
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    Option D
    Explanation: 
    Yoga guru Baba Ramdev has written his autobiography named “My Life, My Mission” that provides insights into his childhood. It has been co-authored by senior journalist Uday Mahurkar. 
  9. The Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM) – Central Command Centre has recently been inaugurated in which city?
    A) New Delhi

    B) Mumbai
    C) Hyderabad
    D) Noida
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    Option A
    Explanation: 
    Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of State (I/c) for Civil Aviation inaugurated the Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM) – Central Command Centre at Vasant Kunj, New Delhi on July 22. 
  10. Which of these snooker players is the only one to win the Asian and World championships in all formats?
    A) Jimmy White

    B) Geet Sethi
    C) Pankaj Advani
    D) Neil Robertson
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Pankaj Advani has become the only player to win the Asian and World championships in all formats.

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