07th July, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 07th July, 2019
1. Who has been appointed as Chairman and Managing Director of Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) in July 2019?
[A] Karnam Shekhar
[B] ‚ÄčNalin Shinghal
[C] Vikram Pandit
[D] Pallav Mohapatra
[E] Ajaypal Singh Banga
2. Tata Steel Kalinganagar (TSK) has been included in the World Economic Forum's GLN. What does 'L' stand for in GLN?
[A] Liquid
[B] Liquor
[C] Lighthouse
[D] Lab
[E] Location
3. Which bank has set up a Centralised MSME & Retail Group (Cen-MARG) to process retail and MSME loans for better efficiency of branches in business acquisition?
[A] Punjab National Bank
[B] Allahabad Bank
[C] Indian Bank
[D] Punjab & Sind Bank
[E] Central Bank of India
4. Which of the following has announced a digital literacy initiative named 'Digital Udaan' for first-time Internet users in the country?
[A] Reliance Jio
[B] Bharti Airtel
[D] Tata Docomo
[E] Vodafone
5. What is the rank of Indian passport as per the Henley Passport Index 2019?
[A] 63
[B] 72
[C] 78
[D] 86
[E] 92
6. Where was the India's first Design Development Center 'Fashionova' launched in July 2019?
[A] New Delhi
[B] Surat
[C] Raipur
[D] Lucknow
[E] Mumbai
7. South Central Railway has commissioned the longest electrified tunnel between Cherlopalli and Rapuru stations in Andhra Pradesh.

The length of the tunnel is ________ km.
[A] 5.2
[B] 5.7
[C] 6.1
[D] 6.6
[E] 7.0
8. India's first highway corridors with charging stations for electric vehicles are expected to come up along the Delhi-Jaipur and Delhi-Agra highways by ________.
[A] 2020
[B] 2022
[C] 2024
[D] 2026
[E] 2028
9. Which of the following has approved over $900,000 for relief and rehabilitation work in cyclone-hit Odisha?
[A] Singapore
[B] Japan
[D] Hong Kong
[E] Indonesia

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The government has taken away the powers of the National Housing Bank (NHB) to regulate housing finance companies (HFCs) and handed them to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

2.The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Act will be amended to give the RBI powers to regulate the HFC sector.

3.NHB was part of the RBI till June 2018 when the government decided to take it over. 

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