17th October, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 17th October, 2019
1. Where will a 2-day stakeholders' meeting between India and Bangladesh be conducted in October 2019?
[A] Guwahati
[B] Shillong
[C] Kolkata
[D] Dispur
[E] Agartala
2. As per the 2019 Global Hunger Index, India ranks ________ out of 117 qualifying countries.
[A] 98
[B] 100
[C] 102
[D] 104
[E] 106
3. In October 2019, IMF downgraded global growth in 2019 to ________%, the slowest since the global financial crisis.
[A] 3.4
[B] 3.2
[C] 3.0
[D] 2.8
[E] 2.6
4. Which state's cultural department is going to organise the country’s first training and performance programme of world-famous KHON Ramlila?
[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Bihar
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Uttar Pradesh
[E] Haryana
5. Where did Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurate the 41st DRDO Directors Conference?
[A] Kochi
[B] Lucknow
[C] Jodhpur
[D] New Delhi
[E] Chennai
6. In October 2019, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal flagged off ________ ‘Sewa Service’ trains connecting small towns to major cities.
[A] 2
[B] 5
[C] 9
[D] 17
[E] 23
7. Which country handed over the second pair of Mi-24V helicopters to Afghanistan, boosting the capability of the Afghan Air forces?
[A] India
[C] China
[D] Russia
[E] Israel
8. Recently, Mastercard, along with cricketer ________, launched a nationwide initiative ‘Team Cashless India’ to accelerate the acceptance and adoption of digital payments.
[A] Virat Kohli
[B] Rohit Sharma
[C] Mahendra Singh Dhoni
[D] Yuvraj Singh
[E] Hardik Pandya
9. Union Minister of State for Tourism and Culture Prahlad Singh Patel inaugurated Shirui Lily Festival, 2019 at Shirui Vangayan Ground of Ukhrul in ________.
[A] Assam
[B] Manipur
[C] Mizoram
[D] Nagaland
[E] Sikkim
10. Who became the youngest cricketer in the world to score a double century in One Day cricket in October 2019?
[A] Priyam Garg
[B] Yashasvi Jaiswal
[C] Harsh Tyagi
[D] Mohit Jangra
[E] Anuj Rawat