23rd January, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 23rd January, 2018
1. Narendra Modi has become the ________ Indian prime minister to join the world’s top business leaders in the Swiss resort town of Davos.
[A] First
[B] Second
[C] Third
[D] Fourth
[E] Fifth
2. After a recent issue of press conference by four Supreme Court judges, against which judge the talk of impeachment is going on?
[A] Jagdish Singh Khehar
[B] Dipak Misra
[C] Ranjan Gogoi
[D] Uday Lalit
[E] Madan Lokur
3. Where is country's first Centre for Fourth Industrial Revolution been setup by The World Economic Forum (WEF) in partnership with RIL?
[A] New Delhi
[B] Mumbai
[C] Bangalore
[D] Hyderabad
[E] Kochi
4. Researchers from RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science (CSRS) in ________ have identified a type of moss that can efficiently absorb a large amount of lead, providing a green alternative for decontaminating polluted water and soil.
[A] China
[B] Russia
[C] Japan
[D] France
[E] India
5. The Government of India, the Government of Uttarakhand and the World Bank Board signed a $________ Loan Agreement to increase access to improved water supply services in peri-urban areas.
[A] 100 million
[B] 120 million
[C] 150 million
[D] 160 million
[E] 180 million
6. Minister of State, for AYUSH, Shri Shripad Yesso Naik laid the foundation stone for Central Homeopathy Research Institute in ________.
[A] Chandigarh
[B] Jaipur
[C] Bihar
[D] Allahabad
[E] New Delhi
7. Which bollywood actor is honoured with the 24th Crystal Award at the World Economic Forum?
[A] Salman Khan
[B] Shah Rukh Khan
[C] Saif Ali Khan
[D] Amir Khan
[E] Amitabh Bachchan
8. Which state government has signed a letter of intent with Canton of Zurich to promote mutual prosperity and development?
[A] Andhra Pradesh
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Himachal Pradesh
[D] Arunachal Pradesh
[E] Karnataka
9. Who has been appointed as Director General of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)?
[A] Atul Bhatnagar 
[B] Sandeep Mitra
[C] Dilip Chenoy 
[D] Rahul Bishnoi
[E] Sumit Vyas
10. Hugh Masekela, who died away recently, was a really famous ________.
[A] Cricketer
[B] Anchor
[C] Trumpeter
[D] Pianist
[E] Drummer