03rd January, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 03rd January, 2019
1. The web-based ‘Parivesh’ will be rolled-out at state levels by 15 January 2019. It was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in ________ 2018.
[A] July
[B] August
[C] September
[D] October
[E] November
2. Which of the following has become the country's largest asset management company on 3 January 2019?
[A] SBI Mutual Fund
[B] HDFC Mutual Fund
[C] ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund
[D] Reliance Mutual Fund
[E] Mirae Asset Financial Group
3. Who has been appointed as the new Chief Justice of Pakistan on 2 January 2019?
[A] ​Justice Mian Saqib Nisar
[B] Justice Asif Saeed Khosa
[C] ​Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani
[D] ​Justice Abdul Hameed Dogar
[E] ​Justice Muhammad Raza Khan

A new bill to modify the list of Scheduled Tribes of Arunachal Pradesh seeks to include which of the following tribes in the list?

1.Mishmi-Kaman (Miju Mishmi)

2.Idu (Mishmi)

3.Taraon (Digaru Mishmi)

[A] Only 2
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
5. How many projects have been approved by the Haryana government for the rejuvenation of the Saraswati river on 2 January 2019?
[A] 7
[B] 9
[C] 11
[D] 13
[E] 15
6. Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) slowed down a bit to ________ in December 2018 as against 54 in November 2018.
[A] 53.8
[B] 53.2
[C] 52.9
[D] 52.3
[E] 51.8
7. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has given its approval for the continuation of ________ schemes under the 'Umbrella Scheme for Family Welfare and Other Health Interventions' from 2017-18 to 2019-20.
[A] 3
[B] 4
[C] 5
[D] 6
[E] 7
8. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for setting up 'Centre of Excellence' in Oil, Gas, and Energy was signed between ________ and PSU Oil Companies and EIL.
[A] ​IIT Delhi
[B] ​IIT Kharagpur
[C] ​IIT Kanpur
[D] ​IIT Bombay
[E] ​IIT Madras
9. Who has been conferred with the National Geospatial Award for Excellence-2017 (Life Time Achievement Award) by the Indian Society for Remote Sensing?
[A] K. R. Parthasarathy
[B] Jayanta Kumar Ghosh
[C] Debabrata Basu
[D] Rajendra Bhatia
[E] Frank Nielsen
10. Who has been appointed as the secretary of Competition Commission of India (CCI) on 1 January 2019?
[A] Anuradha Choudhary
[B] Pramod Kumar Singh
[C] Ravinder Kumar Molhu
[D] Noor Saleem Rana
[E] Dharam Singh Saini