14th September, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 14th September, 2018
1. The Cabinet approved a joint research on the distributed ledger and blockchain technology by ________ with member-banks of BRICS.
[E] Exim Bank
2. Recently, Vijay Shankar Vyas has passed away. He was a ________.
[A] Singer
[B] Economist
[C] Journalist
[D] Classical Dancer
[E] Spiritual Leader
3. Which state has prohibited the manufacture, sale (including online sale), distribution, trade, display, marketing, import and possession of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems?
[A] Karnataka
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Tamil Nadu
[D] Kerala
[E] Telangana
4. Super Typhoon "Mangkhut" heading for the Philippines, Taiwan and Hong Kong is the equivalent of a Category ________ hurricane.
[A] 1
[B] 2
[C] 3
[D] 4
[E] 5
5. Who has launched the country's first National Scholarship Portal Mobile App in New Delhi on 13 September 2018?
[A] Ravi Shankar Prasad
[B] Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
[C] Narendra Modi
[D] Gopinath Munde
[E] Chaudhary Birender Singh
6. According to the UN's annual multi-agency flagship report on the State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World, the number of undernourished globally increased to ________ million in 2017.
[A] 538
[B] 629
[C] 779
[D] 821
[E] 983
7. When will the Chief Justice Dipak Misra retire?
[A] 15 September, 2018
[B] 30 September, 2018
[C] 2 October, 2018
[D] 15 October, 2018
[E] 31 October, 2018
8. Who has clinched a silver medal in the senior men's standard pistol event at ISSF World Championships 2018?
[A] Subrata Pal
[B] Jitu Rai
[C] ​Gurpreet Singh
[D] Vijay Kumar
[E] Ronjan Sodhi
9. On which day is the festival of Nuakhai being celebrated in Odisha in 2108?
[A] 14 September
[B] 19 September
[C] 21 September
[D] 23 September
[E] 27 September

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Jaipur-based poet and writer Sawai Singh Shekhawat will be honoured with Meera Puruskar by Rajasthan Sahitya Academy for his contribution to Hindi literature.

2.Meera award is the highest award of the Rajasthan Sahitya Academy.

3.He also announced other awards to be given for the year 2018-19 in October 2018.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

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