08th September, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 08th September, 2019

In which of the following categories was the 8th edition of Ladakh Marathon held in September 2019?

1. 42km Full Marathon

2. 21km Half Marathon

3. 7km Long run for Fun

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All of the above
2. Recently, Dillip Satpathy passed away. He was  a/an ________.
[A] Actor
[B] Journalist
[C] Cricketer
[D] Doctor
[E] Classical Dancer
3. Where was the 68th Plenary session of the North Eastern Council held?
[A] New Delhi
[B] Shillong
[C] Guwahati
[D] Gangtok
[E] Itanagar
4. What is the rank of Indian men's hockey team in the FIH rankings released in September 2019?
[A] 2
[B] 3
[C] 4
[D] 5
[E] 6
5. Recently, MLA Puvvada Ajay Kumar was appointed as the Transport Minister of ________.
[A] Telangana
[B] Kerala
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Tamil Nadu
[E] Maharashtra
6. PM Narendra Modi has announced that the central government will spend 3.5 lakh crore rupees in the next 5 years on 'Jal Jeevan Mission'. In which year was the mission launched?
[A] 2014
[B] 2015
[C] 2017
[D] 2019
[E] None of the above
7. Where did PM Narendra Modi address the High-Level Segment of the 14th Conference of Parties of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification in September 2019?
[A] Gujarat
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Punjab
[D] Haryana
[E] Rajasthan

Recently, President Ram Nath Kovind embarked on an official nine-day visit to which of the following nations?

[A] Iceland
[B] Switzerland
[C] Scotland
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] All are correct
9. Where did the 24th World Energy Congress commence?
[A] Riyadh
[B] Doha
[C] Muscat
[D] Abu Dhabi
[E] Baghdad
10. Where was the 25th Asian Junior and Cadet Table Tennis Championships held?
[A] Mongolia
[B] Kazakhstan
[C] China
[D] Azerbaijan
[E] Armenia