18th July, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 18th July, 2019
1. Who among the following archers clinched silver at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games test event?
[A] Deepika Kumar
[B] Bombayla Devi Laishram
[C] Jyothi Surekha Vennam
[D] Madhumita Kumari
[E] Sumangala Sharma
2. In July 2019, Union Cabinet approved 1,600 crore rupees for Dibang Multipurpose Project in ________.
[A] Assam
[B] Arunachal Pradesh
[C] Nagaland
[D] Meghalaya
[E] Manipur

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The Union Cabinet approved National Medical Commission Bill, 2019.

2.The bill provides for setting up of a National Medical Commission in place of Medical Council of India and repeal the Indian Medical Council Act 1967.

3.The NMC Bill proposes a common final year MBBS exam, to be known as National Exit Test (NEXT). 

Which of the above statements is/are correct? 

[A] Only 1
[B] Both 1 and 2
[C] Both 1 and 3
[D] Both 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
4. Cabinet has approved the extension of the term of 15th Finance Commission up to 30th November 2019. Who is the chairman of the commission?
[A] Shaktikanta Das
[B] Ramesh Chand
[C] Ashok Lahiri
[D] Nand Kishore Singh
[E] Anoop Singh
5. Which of the following campaigns has won the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Gold Award, 2019?
[A] Digital India
[B] Incredible India 2.0
[C] Find the Incredible You
[D] Atithi Devo Bhavah
[E] Swadesh Darshan
6. When will the Indian Space Research Organisation launch the Chandrayaan-2?
[A] 22 July 2019
[B] 30 July 2019
[C] 10 August 2019
[D] 24 August 2019
[E] 31 August 2019
7. In July 2019, the ________ committee has proposed a nominal transfer of surplus to the central government in a phased manner.
[A] C. Rangarajan
[B] Y. Venugopal Reddy
[C] Urjit Patel
[D] Bimal Jalan
[E] Vijay Kelkar
8. The ________ government has expanded its Go Global initiative to India in July 2019.
[A] Russia
[B] UK
[C] Japan
[E] Canada
9. Which of the following has become India’s most valuable brand, according to the 'Brand Finance India 100' 2019 report?
[A] Tata
[D] Infosys

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Microsoft Corp and AT&T Inc reached a deal under which the telecommunications company will tap Microsoft's Azure cloud service for its computing needs and use Microsoft 365.

2.Under the deal, both will also work together on edge computing, which will see Microsoft technology deployed alongside AT&T's coming 5G network.

3.The multi-year deal is worth more than $2 billion.

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