01st April, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 01st April, 2018
1. 'Tiangong-1' space lab which is set to hit the Earth soon, belongs to which country?
[A] Japan
[B] China
[C] South Korea
[D] Taiwan
[E] Thailand

ISRO recently lost its contact with the __________ ,  India’s most powerful communication satellite, in less than 48 hours after it was launched.

[B] GSAT-19
3. Which among the following countries have kicked off Joint military exercises "Foal Eagle" and "Key Resolve"?
[A] India and Israel
[B] U.S. and South Korea
[C] India and UAE
[D] China and Russia
[E] Pakistan and Iran
4.   ______________ will leave for Iraq to bring back mortal remains of the 39 Indians killed by Islamic State terrorists in the war-torn country.
[A] Narendra Modi
[B] VK Singh
[C] M.J. Akbar
[D] Vijay Keshav Gokhale
[E] Sushma Swaraj

Consider the following statements: (1) The Uniform System of e-way Bill for inter-State movement of goods will come into force from April 1, 2018.

(2) The e-way bill will be mandatory for inter-state transportation of goods with a value of Rs. 20,000 and above.

(3) Under the new system, every transporter will have to carry a system-generated bill to move goods from one place to another.

Which of the above statement/s is/are false regarding the E-way bill?

[A] Only (2)
[B] Only (1)
[C] Both (1) and (3)
[D] Both (2) and (3)
[E] All of the above
6.  _____________  has been appointed by BCCI as the head of its Anti-Corruption Unit.
[A] Neeraj Kumar
[B] Ajit Singh
[C] BS Bassi
[D] Manish Shanker Sharma
[E]  Mahesh Muralidhar Bhagwat
7. CV Rajendran, who passed away recently, was a renowned ______________.
[A] Lawyer
[B] Politician
[C] Cricketer
[D] Director
[E] Businessman
8. Which country has recently launched its first “accessible” trekking trail for the differently-abled and the elderly?
[A] China
[B] India
[C] Nepal
[D] New Zealand
[E] Switzerland
9. By how many basis points did Allahabad Bank on March 31, 2018 reduced its base rate and benchmark prime lending rate?
[A] 30
[B] 45
[C] 20
[D] 50
[E] 25
10.    ____________  has become the first city in the country to switch from BS-IV grade fuels to BS-VI.
[A] Agra
[B] Mumbai
[C] Bengaluru
[D] New Delhi
[E] Varanasi