22nd April, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 22nd April, 2019
1. Which of the following has partnered with the Department of Posts in a bid to transform it into a multi-service digital hub?
[A] Capgemini
[B] Tata Consultancy Services
[C] Infosys
[E] HCL Technologies
2. Who has been appointed as new managing director of Twitter for the India market effective 29 April 2019?
[A] Ajaypal Singh Banga
[B] Sanjay Jha
[C] Manish Maheshwari
[D] Shantanu Narayen
[E] Salil Parekh

Read the following statements carefully:

1.USA-based M3, Inc., has acquired a majority stake in Bengaluru-based Neuroglia Health Private Limited (NHPL).

2.Neuroglia Health owns and operates 'DailyRounds' mobile app, which enables case-based problem-solving for doctors.

3.It also runs 'Marrow' which is a test-preparation platform aimed at post-graduate specialty courses in medical schools in India.

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
4. Who among the following won silver medal/medals on the opening day of the Asian Athletics Championships in April 2019?
[A] Annu Rani
[B] Avinash Sable
[C] Parul Choudhary
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] Both 1 and 3
5. The foundation stone of the first Hindu temple in UAE’s capital Abu Dhabi was laid recently. Who presided over the four-hour ceremony?
[A] Mahant Swami Maharaj
[B] Swaminarayan
[C] Yogiji Maharaj
[D] Gunatitanand Swami
[E] Bhagatji Maharaj
6. Which of the following countries has announced in April 2019 that all buyers of Iranian oil will have to end their imports shortly or face sanctions?
[A] UK
[B] Russia
[C] China
[E] France
7. Saudi Aramco will acquire Royal Dutch Shell's ________% stake in their Saudi refining joint venture SASREF for $631 million.
[A] 30
[B] 45
[C] 50
[D] 55
[E] 60
8. The total deposits in bank accounts opened under the Jan Dhan scheme are set to cross Rs 1 lakh crore soon.  The Modi government launched the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana in ________.
[A] 2013
[B] 2014
[C] 2015
[D] 2016
[E] 2017
9. When is the World Earth Day observed every year?
[A] 21 April
[B] 22 April
[C] 23 April
[D] 24 April
[E] 25 April
10. The non-executive and non-independent director of Jet Airways, ________ has quit the board, citing personal reasons and time constraints.
[A] Achal Kumar Jyoti
[B] Nasim Zaidi
[C] Shashi Kant Sharma
[D] S. Y. Quraishi
[E] Ashok Chawla