16th June, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 16th June, 2019

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Online mutual fund investment platform Mirae Asset Financial Group announces the release of its new feature called 'Selfiewala KYC' for first-time mutual fund investors.

2.The feature is hassle-free and investors can complete their KYC process from the comfort of their home or office using mobile or laptop in just a few minutes.

3.This feature will speed up the KYC process and save time.

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
2. ECL Finance and ________ signed an agreement in June 2019 to form a strategic partnership to explore co-lending opportunities.
[A] Bank of Baroda
[B] State Bank of India
[C] HDFC Bank
[D] Punjab National Bank
[E] IDBI Bank
3. Which of the following has signed a contract worth of Rs 1,187.82 crore for supply of Heavy Weight Torpedoes - Varunastra - to the Indian Navy?
[A] Mishra Dhatu Nigam
[B] ​Bharat Dynamics Limited
[C] Ordnance Factory
[D] Bharat Earth Movers Limited
[E] Bharat Electronics Limited
4. Who has received the ‘Save Water Hero Award’ for his efforts to raise awareness about water conservation in June 2019?
[A] Vandana Shiva
[B] Makarand Tilloo
[C] Punit Krishnan
[D] Prashant Bhushan
[E] Sandeep Pandey

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The National Geographic Society has successfully installed the world's highest operating weather stations on Mount Everest.

2.The station will provide researchers, climbers, and the public with near real-time information about mountain conditions.

3.The Balcony weather station is the first weather station installed at an elevation above 8,000 metres.

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
6. Who was awarded with the 'Manas Order of the First Degree' by ​Kyrgyz President Sooronbay Jeenbekov?
[A] Narendra Modi
[B] Xi Jinping
[C] Imran Khan
[D] Hassan Rouhani
[E] Kassym-Jomart Tokayev
7. Which of the following will be the guest team/teams to participate in Copa America 2020?
[A] Australia
[B] Qatar
[C] India
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] Both 1 and 3
8. The chief minister of which state has launched the Mukhyamantri Vriddha Pension Yojna for poor people above 60 years of age in the state?
[A] Odisha
[B] Bihar
[C] Rajasthan
[D] Jharkhand
[E] Madhya Pradesh
9. When is the International Albinism Awareness Day observed?
[A] 12 June
[B] 13 June
[C] 14 June
[D] 15 June
[E] 16 June
10. What is the rank of India on the Global Peace Index 2019?
[A] 138
[B] 141
[C] 145
[D] 147
[E] 150