17th September, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 17th September, 2019
1. With which of the following has Defence PSU BEML Limited signed an MoU to work together in aerospace, industrial automation, 3D printing, artificial intelligence and hydraulic system engineering?
[A] Robert Bosch GmbH
[B] Wipro Infrastructure Engineering
[C] Honeywell Automation India Limited
[D] Oracle Corporation
[E] Microsoft Corporation
2. Recently, the RBI has expanded the scope of BBPS by adding other categories of recurring payments through the portal. What does 'P' stand  for in BBPS?
[A] Payment
[B] Portal
[C] Public
[D] Provident
[E] Policy
3. Which city will host the 20th IIFA awards ceremony?
[A] Bangkok
[B] Amsterdam
[C] Singapore
[D] Mumbai
[E] Colombo
4. Who has become India's first female military diplomat to be posted in any of the Indian missions abroad?
[A] Snigdha Varshney
[B] Anjali Singh
[C] Komal Gupta
[D] Anamika Pandey
[E] Khyati Bhatnagar

Read the following statements carefully:

1.ISSA Delhi, has designed and developed a new generation Wargaming Software in collaboration with Maritime Warfare Centre, Visakhapatnam to meet the contemporary operational and tactical level wargaming requirement for the Indian Navy.

2.It was handed over to Vice Chief of the Naval Staff Vice Admiral G Ashok Kumar at ISSA, on 16 September 2019.

3.The software has versatile and user-friendly features, which enable globally playable wargaming scenarios between multiple forces. 

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 of the above
6. Where did the Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Railways, Piyush Goyal and Minister of State for Commerce & Industry, Hardeep Singh Puri launch Steel Import Monitoring System (SIMS) in September 2019?
[A] Pune
[B] New Delhi
[C] Raipur
[D] Ranchi
[E] Kolkata
7. Recently, the Central Government entered into an Allotment Agreement with the ________ Power Development Corporation Limited regarding the DeochaPachamiDewanganj-Harinsingha coal block.
[A] Odisha
[B] West Bengal
[C] Bihar
[D] Jharkhand
[E] Rajasthan
8. Where did a maiden trilateral exercise, involving Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN), Royal Thailand Navy (RTN) and Indian Navy (IN) commence in September 2019?
[A] Chennai
[B] Kochi
[C] Port Blair
[D] Mumbai
[E] Bhavnagar
9. Where did Union Minister of Science & Technology, Dr. Harsh Vardhan inaugurate the National Centre for Clean Coal Research and Development in September 2019?
[A] IIT Bombay
[B] IIT Delhi
[C] IIT Kanpur
[D] IISc-Bengaluru
[E] IIT Kharagpur
10. In September  2019, India's Sumit Nagal jumped 15 places to achieve a career-high ranking of ________ in the latest ATP rankings.
[A] 172
[B] 165
[C] 159
[D] 143
[E] 127