02nd October, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 02nd October, 2018
1. The UN postal agency issued a new collection of stamps in commemoration of the International Day of Non-violence. The stamps feature artistic interpretation of ________.
[A] Headington Shark
[B] Maman
[C] The Knotted Gun
[D] Peace Monument
[E] Poseidon statue
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2.

Who among the following has/have won the 2018 Nobel Prize for Physics?



1.‚ÄčArthur Ashkin



2.Gerard Mourou



3.Donna Strickland


[A] Only 2
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
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3. Where will the sixth edition of IBSAMAR be held from 01 – 13 October 2018?
[A] USA
[B] South Africa
[C] India
[D] Brazil
[E] Russia
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4. Which state has launched a pension scheme called Swahid Kushal Konwar Sarbajanin Briddha Pension Achoni, covering all senior citizens of the state?
[A] Assam
[B] West Bengal
[C] Sikkim
[D] Bihar
[E] Chhattisgarh
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5.

Read the following statements carefully:



1.The World Health Organization (WHO) launched the first global guidelines on sanitation and health.



2.The WHO said that by adopting its new guidelines, countries can significantly reduce diarrhoeal deaths due to unsafe water and poor sanitation and hygiene.



3.The new guidelines were developed because current sanitation programmes are not achieving anticipated health gains.



Which of the above statements is/are correct?


[A] Only 2
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
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6. Which state has launched its own food security scheme on 2 October 2018 benefiting 25 lakh people who were left out of the National Food Security Act?
[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Jharkhand
[C] Odisha
[D] Uttar Pradesh
[E] Haryana
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7. Justice Ranjan Gogoi was sworn-in as the ________ Chief Justice of India on 3 October 2018.
[A] 43rd
[B] 44th
[C] 45th
[D] 46th
[E] 47th
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8. Which state has claimed victory in the final of the 24th Senior Women’s National Football Championships 2018?
[A] West Bengal
[B] Manipur
[C] Odisha
[D] Uttar Pradesh
[E] Madhya Pradesh
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9. Who has been named as flag-bearer of the Indian contingent for the 3rd Paralympic Asian games?
[A] Sundar Singh Gurjar
[B] Thangvellu Mariyappan
[C] Devendra Jhajharia
[D] Ankur Dhama
[E] Sharad Kumar
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10. Politician Barham Salih has been appointed as the President of which country on 3 October 2018?
[A] Iran
[B] Iraq
[C] Saudi Arabia
[D] UAE
[E] Jordan
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