18th March, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 18th March, 2018
1. Which of the following cricket tournaments did Vidarbha win?
[A] Irani Trophy
[B] Deodhar Trophy
[C] Vijay Hazare Trophy
[D] Duleep Trophy
[E] NKP Salve Challenger Trophy
2. The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) will set up India’s first offshore wind turbines at Arichamunai near Dhanushkodi in ________.
[A] Karnataka
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Kerala
[D] Andhra Pradesh
[E] Maharashtra
3. In which State new species of water striders were found?
[A] Tripura
[B] Mizoram
[C] Assam
[D] Arunachal pradesh
[E] Nagaland
4. "Sajibu Nongma Panba Cheiraoba" is celebrated in which State?
[A] Assam
[B] West Bengal
[C] Manipur
[D] Odisha
[E] Nagaland
5.  "Ngakha macha" is the local name of new fish species identified in ________.
[A] Manipur
[B] Sikkim
[C] Kerala
[D] Maharashtra
[E] Tamil Nadu
6. President Ram Nath Kovind released Rs 1,000 and Rs 10 commemorative coins on the occasion of which festival?
[A] Basant Utsav
[B] Parippally Gajamela
[C] Navratri
[D] Nabakalebar Festival
[E] Holi
7. The Coast Guard commissioned an interceptor boat, C-437 at which place?
[A] Puducherry
[B] Kochi
[C] Panaji
[D] Porbandar
[E] Mumbai
8. The first Women Science Congress was held in ______.
[A] 2013
[B] 2011
[C] 2012
[D] 2010
[E] 2014
9. Recently which country cricket team got One-Day International (ODI) status for the first time?
[B] Nepal
[C] Hong Kong
[D] Netherlands
[E] Papua New Guinea
10. The Lok Sabha has passed a bill that will exempt ________ from the scrutiny of funds they have received from abroad since 1976.
[A] Charitable Trusts
[B] Business Entities
[C] NGOs
[D] Political Parties
[E] Schools