05th February, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 05th February, 2019
1. Which of the following has acquihired a Bangalore-based AI startup Kint.io?
[A] Grofers
[B] Swiggy
[C] Foodpanda
[D] Uber Eats
[E] Zomato
2. Which state has become the first state to set up a Price Monitoring and Research Unit to track the violation of prices of medical devices and essential drugs?
[A] Maharashtra
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Telangana
[D] Kerala
[E] Karnataka
3. Fitch Solutions has projected the government's fiscal deficit to slip to ________% of GDP in 2019-2020 fiscal.
[A] 3.2
[B] 3.4
[C] 3.6
[D] 3.8
[E] 4.0
4. A new project to control pollution in the river Sal was sanctioned by the Union government on 4th February 2019. The river Sal is in which state?
[A] Goa
[B] Karnataka
[C] Kerala
[D] Maharashtra
[E] Gujarat
5. Who won the final of the Seattle Open, a Squash event by defeating Egyptian Mohamed Al Sherbini on 2nd February 2019?
[A] Saurav Ghosal
[B] Harinder Pal Sandhu
[C] Ramit Tandon
[D] Ritwik Bhattacharya
[E] Vikram Malhotra
6. Who has taken the charge as the MD and CEO of the Corporation Bank on 2 February 2019?
[A] P. S. Jayakumar
[B] PV Bharathi
[C] A. S. Rajeev
[D] B Sriram
[E] Suresh Sethi
7. Which of the following was announced the winner of the Aegis Graham Bell Award 2019 in 'Innovations and Data Science' category for innovating 'auMina'?
[A] Waybeo Inc
[B] Flytxt
[C] ​Uniphore
[D] Sapience Analytics
[E] Nanobi Data and Analytics Private Limited
8. With which country has India signed an MoU on 4th February 2019 to foster relations in the field of clean coal technologies?
[A] Germany
[B] France
[C] Poland
[D] Brazil
[E] Italy
9. Women have now been allowed to work in opencast and underground mine. Under which act was the employment of women in underground mines restricted?
[A] Mines Act, 1951
[B] Mines Act, 1952
[C] Mines Act, 1964
[D] Mines Act, 1966
[E] Mines Act, 1968

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Pope and Grand Imam of al-Azhar have signed a historic declaration of fraternity, calling for peace between races, religions, and nations.

2.Ali Gomaa is the head of Sunni Muslim's most prestigious seat of learning and Pope Francis is the leader of the world's Catholics.

3.The document pledges that Vatican and al-Azhar will work together to fight extremism.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct