15th September, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 15th September, 2019
1. Recently, the Union Minister Prakash Javadekar announced that ________ new Community Radio Stations (CRS) are in the process of being set-up.
[A] 102
[B] 118
[C] 124
[D] 136
[E] 148

Read the following statements carefully:

1. The government has inducted the first batch of the Indian Skill Development Services (ISDS), the newest central government Group A services on 9 September 2019.

2. The ISDS has 263 all India posts.

3. This service has been specially created for the training directorate of the ministry of skill development and entrepreneurship.

Which of the above statements s/are true?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All of the above
3. Who has been appointed as the Chair of the Redeployment Coordination Committee (RCC) and head of the UNMHA in September 2019?
[A] V. D. Vogra
[B] R. Sreenivas
[C] Abhijit Guha
[D] Jiwesh Nandan
[E] Subhash Garg
4. In which of the following states was ‘Mukhyamantri Dal Poshit Yojana’ launched in September 2019?
[A] Uttarakhand
[B] Punjab
[C] Assam
[D] Andhra Pradesh
[E] Jharkhand
5. With which country is the Indian Army scheduled to conduct a major Exercise ‘HimVijay’ in October 2019?
[A] Bangladesh
[B] Afghanistan
[C] China
[D] Russia
[E] France
6. Recently, UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has bestowed the First Class Order of Zayed II award on Ambassador, ________.
[A] Pankaj Saran
[B] V. Nagendra Prasad
[C] Navdeep Singh Suri
[D] Manoj Kumar Bharti
[E] Prabhat Kumar
7. Which of the following has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Finance Industry Development Council to collaborate on training of NBFCs in India?
[A] FINCA International
[B] International Finance Corporation
[C] International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
[D] New Development Bank
[E] Asian Development Bank
8. India has become a part of the Global Antimicrobial Resistance Research and Development Hub in September 2019. In which year was the hub launched?
[A] 2015
[B] 2016
[C] 2017
[D] 2018
[E] 2019

Where was the first-ever public information portal, Jan Soochna Portal-2019, launched in September 2019?

[A] Rajasthan
[B] Bihar
[C] Haryana
[D] Uttar Pradesh
[E] Jharkhand
10. Which of the following Iranian companies have recently signed a 440-million Dollars agreement to develop a gas field in the sensitive Gulf?
[A] Pars Oil and Gas Company and PetroPars
[B] Pars Oil and Gas Company and National Iranian Drilling Company
[C] National Iranian Drilling Company and PetroPars
[D] National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company and National Iranian Drilling Company
[E] National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company and PetroPars