12th April, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 12th April, 2019
1. According to the 'Political Leaders Position and Action on Air Quality in India 2014-2019' report, the air quality in ________ is ranked third on the WHO's list of 15 most polluted cities in the world.
[A] Mathura
[B] Agra
[C] Varanasi
[D] Bareilly
[E] Hapur
2. Who was named as the best athletic coach in Asia by Asian Athletic Association (AAA) for the short-haul run category in 2019?
[A] Eni Nuraeni
[B] Anshuman Gaekwad
[C] Akhtar Ali
[D] Nihar Ameen
[E] S. M. Arif
3. The CEO and CFO of ________, Sudhir Mathur and Pankaj Kalra have resigned in quick succession.
[A] Cairn India
[B] Oil India
[C] Indian Oil Corporation
[D] Nayara Energy
[E] Sterlite Technologies
4. Which country will be the Guest of Honour country at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair, ADIBF 2019?
[B] China
[C] India
[D] Russia
[E] Australia
5. Who has been selected for the prestigious Saraswati Samman, 2018 for his collection of poetry titled Pakkaki Ottigilite?
[A] N. Gopi
[B] Kalipatnam Ramarao
[C] Vegunta Mohan Prasad
[D] K Siva Reddy
[E] Bhoopal Reddy
6. Who was named as the recipient of the New Zealand Prime Minister's Sir Edmund Hillary Fellowship for 2019 in recognition of her 'inspiring achievements', in April 2019?
[A] Sakshi Malik
[B] Arunima Sinha
[C] Deepa Malik
[D] Bhakti Sharma
[E] Mary Kom
7. India and ________ launched a joint programme that will work towards addressing a range of challenges around smart cities and clean technologies among others, in April 2019.
[A] Sweden
[B] Finland
[C] Norway
8. Which bank has partnered with CreditVidya in April 2019 to improve the lender's customer experience?
[A] Axis Bank
[B] RBL Bank
[C] Bandhan Bank
[D] IDBI Bank
[E] Federal Bank
9. Who is the author of the book 'Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson's Journal'?
[A] Dav Pilkey
[B] Robert Capron
[C] James Patterson
[D] Jeff Kinney
[E] David Bowers
10. Sebi came out with revised guidelines for system audit to be conducted by mutual funds and AMCs in April 2019. What does 'A' stand for in AMC?
[A] Ability
[B] Asset
[C] Abstract
[D] Accident
[E] Accurate