17th November, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 17th November, 2018
1. Which state has announced a new Biotechnology Policy to attract investments in the sector on 15 November 2018?
[A] Kerala
[B] Gujarat
[C] Odisha
[D] Punjab
[E] West Bengal
2. Which bank has announced the launch of 'Nexxt Credit Card' ?
[B] Axis
[C] IndusInd Bank

Read the following statements carefully:

1. According to the monthly data released by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the number of transactions on mobile banking apps grew almost 3.5 times at 447 million in September 2018.

2. The value of such transactions also grew more than 2.4 times at ₹2.07 lakh crore.

3. Prepaid Payment Instruments (PPIs) also grew moderately at in both volume and value terms at 357 million and ₹17,700 crore.

Which of the above statements is/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
4. India and China held the ________ edition of 'Annual Defence and Security Dialogue' in Beijing on 13 November 2018.
[A] 1st
[B] 3rd
[C] 7th
[D] 9th
[E] 13th
5. Maldivian Coast Guard Ship (MCGS) Huravee has successfully completed refit at the naval dockyard ________ on 15 November 2018.
[A] Kochi
[B] Visakhapatnam
[C] Jamnagar
[D] Vizianagaram
[E] Bhubaneswar
6. Where was India's first specialised hospital for elephants formally opened on 16 November 2018?
[A] Mathura
[B] Varanasi
[C] Prayagraj
[D] Agra
[E] Kanpur
7. Justice Amareshwar Pratap Sahi sworn in as the Chief Justice of ________ High Court on 17 November 2018.
[A] Uttarakhand
[B] Bombay
[C] Patna
[D] Madhya Pradesh
[E] Delhi
8. Recently, Alyque Padamsee passed away on 17 November 2018 in Mumbai. He was a ________.
[A] Ad Filmmaker
[B] Politician
[C] Painter
[D] Journalist
[E] Singer
9. The Chief Minister of which state has launched the 'Gau Samridhi Plus Scheme' on 16 November 2018?
[A] Tamil Nadu
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Telangana
[D] Kerala
[E] Odisha
10. Where was the 9th Session of the India-Kyrgyz Inter-Governmental Commission on Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technological Cooperation held on 15 and 16 November 2018?
[A] New Delhi
[B] Chennai
[C] Pune
[D] Raipur
[E] Jaipur
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