09th April, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers - Page 2

(Showing: 11 - 20 out of 20 MCQs) Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 09th April, 2019
11. The Moody's report estimates the PNB's 13% stake sale in PNB Housing Finance will increase PNB's Common Equity Tier 1 (CET1) ratio by about ________ basis points from the 6.9% reported in December 2018.
[A] 10
[B] 25
[C] 40
[D] 50
[E] 75
12. Which country sold 6.8 crore shares of DLF for ₹1,298 crore through open market transaction in April 2019?
[A] Singapore
[B] Malaysia
[C] Philippines
[D] Thailand
[E] Cambodia
13. Coffee Day Enterprises Ltd, along with its subsidiary Coffee Day Global Ltd,  announced that Japanese company Impact HD will acquire a ________% stake Coffee Day Consultancy Services Pvt. Ltd.
[A] 30
[B] 49
[C] 51
[D] 65
[E] 70

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The Indian Council of Medical Research’s (ICMR) National Ethical Guidelines for Biomedical Research is now mandatory and needs to be adhered to for all biomedical research in India.

2.This was decided as per the New Drugs and Clinical Trials Rules 2019.

3.This will help bring about much-needed transparency and accountability.

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
15. According to the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers, the passenger vehicle (PV) segment grew ________% in 2018-19, the slowest pace in the last five years. 
[A] 1.5
[B] 2.7
[C] 3.2
[D] 3.6
[E] 4.1
16. Who received the Guinness World Records prize by playing as a goalkeeper for Israeli team Ironi Or Yehuda?
[A] Tomer Hemed
[B] Eli Dasa
[C] Eliran Atar
[D] ​Isaak Hayik
[E] Ayid Habshi
17. Who qualified for 2020 Olympics after achieving the B standard of the 800m freestyle event at the Speedo Thailand Age Group Championships in Bangkok?
[A] Dilip Mitra
[B] Kushagra Rawat 
[C] Bijoy Barman
[D] Shamsher Khan
[E] Sandeep Sejwal
18. Which of the following received the Letter of Intent (LoI) to acquire the insolvent Korba West Power Company (KWPCL) in April 2019?
[A] Tata Power
[B] Adani Power
[C] Reliance Power
[D] Torrent Power
[E] Aarti Industries
19. With which country did India conclude the 6th edition of the joint military training exercise, Exercise Mitra Shakti in April 2019?
[A] Bhutan
[B] Sri Lanka
[C] Bangladesh
[D] Nepal
[E] Myanmar
20. The National Green Tribunal formed a committee to look into the alleged erosion of Yamuna floodplain in Haryana's _______ district in April 2019.
[A] Panipat
[B] Sonipat
[C] Rohtak
[D] Karnal
[E] Ambala