03rd March, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 03rd March, 2018
1. ________ won a silver medal at the ongoing Asian Wrestling Championships in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
[A] Kavita Devi
[B] Babita Kumari
[C] Sakshi Malik
[D] Vinesh Phogat
[E] None of these

Read the following sentences carefully:

1) Over 1,200 Public Sector Bank frauds cumulatively worth ₹3,450 crore were carried out across India with the help of bank staff between April 2013 to June 2016, RBI data has revealed.

2) Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and West Bengal witnessed the most number of cases.

3) The highest amount of money was swindled in Rajasthan, Chandigarh, Delhi and Maharashtra.

Which of the above sentence/sentences is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2 and 3
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] None is correct
[E] All are correct
3. 99-year-old ______ broke the world record for the 100-104 age category in the 50m freestyle.
[A] Jaring Timmerman
[B] George Corones
[C] Mark Foster
[D] Diana Nyad
[E] None of the above
4. The Indian Railways has announced that Merchant Discount Rate (MDR) charges won't be levied on passengers for booking railway tickets through _______.
[A] Credit cards
[B] Debit Cards
[C] PhonePay
[D] Cash
[E] Paytm
5. ________ became the first Indian woman to claim a gold medal in the Asian wrestling championships.
[A] Sakshi Malik
[B] Imai Miyu
[C] Navjot Kaur
[D] Kiran Singh
[E] None of the above
6. Olympics bronze medallist Sakshi Malik won _____ medal in Asian championship.
[A] gold
[B] bronze
[C] silver
[D] both 1 and 2
[E] None of the above
7. An all-women crew leading the INSV _______ docked at a port in Cape Town in South Africa, in the last phase of its maiden voyage to circumnavigate the globe.
[A] Shanti
[B] Tarini
[C] Mhadei
[D] Vihar
[E] None of the above
8. Where is Pavagada solar park inaugurated?
[A] Maharashtra
[B] Karnataka
[C] Gujarat
[D] Kerala
[E] Odisha
9. India, Bangladesh and Russia have signed a tripartite MoU for cooperating Rooppur nuclear power plant in ______.
[A] Nepal
[B] Bangladesh
[C] Pakistan
[D] Myanmar
[E] Maldives
10. The 27th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup Hockey tournament begins in which ________.
[A] Kuala Lumpur
[B] Kota Kinabalu
[C] Johor Bahru
[D] Ipoh
[E] None of the above