15th March, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers - Page 2

(Showing: 11 - 20 out of 20 MCQs) Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 15th March, 2019
11. Which of the following defeated Maharashtra by 8 wickets in the finals of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2019?
[A] Tamil Nadu
[B] Kerala
[C] Karnataka
[D] Delhi
[E] Rajasthan
12. What is the name of the prominent woman pontiff of Lingayat community and seer of the 'Basava Dharma Peetha' who died at a private hospital in March 2019?
[A] Guruma Madhobi Maa
[B] Maate Mahadevi
[C] Anandmurti Gurumaa
[D] Anasuya Devi
[E] Mirra Alfassa
13. Who is appointed as the mediator for resolving various disputes related to cricket administration in the country in March 2019?
[A] Hasmukh Adhia
[B] P S Narasimha
[C] Shaktikanta Das
[D] Rajiv Mehrishi
[E] Nripendra Misra
14. According to the recent report of Lancet, study of ________ countries found that life expectancy improved more quickly in democratic countries
[A] 130
[B] 140
[C] 160
[D] 170
[E] 180
15. The official song for Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 is titled ________.
[A] Fly
[B] Around Town
[C] Right Where I’m Supposed To Be
[D] Send Them Off
[E] On Top Of The World
16. The Department of Science and Technology (DST) will be commissioning a study to assess the global warming risks faced by ________ Himalayan States.
[A] 9
[B] 10
[C] 11
[D] 12
[E] 13

The task force formed by ‚ÄčIndian Psychiatric Society, to tackle mental health issues of college-going students, consists of which of the following psychiatrists?

1.Dr. Kersi Chavda

2.Dr. Avinash Desouza

3.Dr. Amrit Pattojoshi

[A] Only 2
[B] Only 2 and 3
[C] Only 1 and 2
[D] Only 1 and 3
[E] All are correct
18. A recent count of the Ganges River Dolphin in rivers, Gandak and Ghaghara, has revealed the presence of ________ dolphins.
[A] 200
[B] 250
[C] 280
[D] 300
[E] 320
19. Who was named the winner of the Commonwealth Youth Award for the Asian region in London in March 2019?
[A] Ritesh Agarwal
[B] Deepak Ravindran
[C] Padmanaban Gopalan
[D] Farrhad Acidwalla
[E] Shravan Kumaran

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The Supreme Court has set aside the life ban on cricketer S Sreesanth, imposed by the BCCI.

2.The disciplinary committee of the BCCI may reconsider within three months the quantum of punishment to be given to Sreesanth.

3.The disciplinary committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, BCCI imposed the ban on Sreesanth for his alleged involvement in the 2011 IPL spot-fixing scandal.

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