15th November, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 15th November, 2019
1. Who will receive the SAG Life Achievement Award in 2020 for career achievement and humanitarian accomplishment?
[A] Jack Nicholson
[B] Nicolas Cage
[C] Robert De Niro
[D] Marlon Brando
[E] Harvey Keitel
2. Who has been appointed as the new Chairman and Managing Director of India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) in November 2019?
[A] Pradeep Jain
[B] Pawan Munjal
[C] G Kamala Vardhana Rao
[D] Vineet Taneja
[E] G. V. Prasad
3. Which country has become the first South Asian nation to bring match-fixing cases to the category of crime as its parliament passed a bill related to ‘Prevention of Offences Related to Sports’?
[A] India
[B] Sri Lanka
[C] Bhutan
[D] Pakistan
[E] Bangladesh
4. In November 2019, who among the following South American football officials has/have been banned for a lifetime for connection with a 2015 corruption scandal in football?
[A] Manuel Burga
[B] Eduardo Deluca
[C] Jose Luis Meiszner
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] All are correct
5. Recently, the festival ‘Bali Yatra’ was inaugurated in ________.
[A] Jharkhand
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Odisha
[D] Bihar
[E] Madhya Pradesh
6. Where did the Union Minister of MSME and Road Transport & Highways Nitin Gadkari inaugurate the Khadi Pavilion in November 2019?
[A] Pune
[B] Mumbai
[C] Kolkata
[D] New Delhi
[E] Ranchi
7. Recently, the Competition Commission of India has approved the merger of the BNP Paribas (BNPP) Mutual Fund and the ________ Mutual Fund , under Section 31(1) of the Competition Act, 2002.
[B] Baroda (BOB)
[C] Canara Robeco
[D] DHFL Pramerica
[E] Franklin India
8. With which of the following has the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research(CSIR)-Institute of Microbial Technology (IMTECH), Chandigarh signed an MoU in November 2019 to promote collaborative research?
[A] IIT Delhi
[B] IIT Kanpur
[C] IIT Roorkee
[D] IIT Bombay
[E] IIT Kharagpur
9. Who was conferred with the ABLF Lifetime Achievement Award in Dubai, UAE in November 2019?
[A] Dilip Shanghvi
[B] Pallonji Mistry
[C] Cyrus Poonawalla
[D] Gautam Adani
[E] Shiv Nadar
10. Recently, who was conferred the Haryana Gaurav award for winning the silver medal in the World Boxing Championship?
[A] Manish Kaushik
[B] Vikas Krishan Yadav
[C] Amit Panghal
[D] Shiva Thapa
[E] Satish Kumar