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Who has been sworn-in as the new Chairman of the Federal Reserve? Jerome H Powell Janet Yellen Ben Bernanke Randal K. Quarles Correct Answer: A Jerome Hayden Powell has been sworn-in as the new Chairman of the Federal Reserve for a four-year term on February 5, 2018. The oath was administered by Vice Chairman Randal K. Quarles in the Board...
Who has won the ‘Times Power Women of the Year 2017’– Pune for Global PR award? Pooja Chopra Sonali Kulkarni Shabnam Asthana Niharika Kumari Correct Answer: C Shabnam Asthana, an Indian public relations expert, speaker, and entrepreneur, has been honoured with the ‘Times Power Women of the Year 2017’- Pune for Global PR. The Times Group recently celebrated the invaluable...
Which online security campaign has been launched by Google India to safeguard internet users? #SecureInternetKiya #OnlineSecurityKiya #InternetSafetyKiya #SecurityCheckKiya Correct Answer: D Google has launched new online security campaign #SecurityCheckKiya in India to promote security awareness among general public. The purpose of the campaign is to protect young and first-time web users from account hijacking, safeguard Android devices from malicious...
The Ghodazari Wildlife Sanctuary (GWS) will come up in which state? Tamil Nadu Karnataka Odisha Maharashtra Correct Answer: D The Maharashtra Government has recently approved Ghodazari Wildlife Sanctuary in Chandrapur district as a new wildlife sanctuary in the state. The decision was taken at the 13th meeting of the Maharashtra State Board for Wildlife, chaired by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis....
Which country has successfully launched the world’s smallest rocket to carry tiny satellite into orbit? China Japan Australia South Africa Correct Answer: B The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has successfully launched the world’s smallest rocket with the ability to put a tiny satellite into orbit. The experimental SS-520 sounding rocket lifted off from the Uchinoura Space Center. It...
Michael N Hall has been chosen for the 2018 Genome Valley Excellence Award of Telangana. He hails from which country? United States France Switzerland Japan Correct Answer: C Eminent molecular biologist Professor Michael N Hall of the Biozentrum University of Basel, Switzerland, has been chosen for the 2018 Genome Valley Excellence Award for his pioneering work in discovering the nutrient-activated...
Which state government has launched the ‘Gobardhan Yojana’ to support farmers? Assam Gujarat Rajasthan Haryana Correct Answer: D The Haryana government has launched the ‘Gobardhan Yojana’ to provide for the sale of organic manure and cow urine with an aim to benefit farmers. Under this scheme, a provision of Rs 11 crore has been made to provide benefits of various...
Zhang Beiwen has won the 4th edition of India Open Badminton tournament 2018. She hails from which country? Germany United States Thailand France Correct Answer: B Zhang Beiwen, a professional badminton player from America, has won the 4th edition of India Open Badminton tournament 2018 in New Delhi on February 4, 2018. In the final, she defeated Olympics and World...
Which state government has launched DASTAK campaign to eradicate deadly Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) and Japanise Encephalitis (JE) disease? Uttar Pradesh Madhya Pradesh Andhra Pradesh Himachal Pradesh Answer: A The Uttar Pradesh has launched massive door to door campaign DASTAK in association with UNICEF to eradicate deadly Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) and Japanise Encephalitis (JE) disease in the state. The...
Who is the newly appointed Chief Executive of the Nuclear Fuel Complex (NFC)? Dinesh Srivastava Garima Singh Nitin Chopra Vikram Jha Correct Answer: A Dr. Dinesh Srivastava, the distinguished nuclear scientist, has taken charge as the new Chief Executive of the Nuclear Fuel Complex (NFC). He succeeded G. Kalyanakrishnan. In this capacity Dr. Srivastava will also be Chairman of the...

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