24th April, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 24th April, 2019
1. When is the International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace observed every year?
[A] 21 April
[B] 22 April
[C] 23 April
[D] 24 April
[E] 25 April
2. Recently, Jean Benoît Marc d'Aviano passed away. He was the Grand Duke of ________.
[A] Luxembourg
[B] Monaco
[C] Germany
[D] France
[E] Denmark
3. India's pharmaceutical exports rose by 11% to USD 19.2 billion in 2018-19. ________ constitutes about 30% of Indian pharma exports.
[A] Africa
[B] European Union
[C] North America
[D] South America
[E] Australia
4. Who became the first Indian to win an election in Japan?
[A] Puranik Yogendra
[B] Anastasia Malhotra
[C] Annu Mari
[D] Arata Izumi
[E] Bodhisena
5. Who has been lauded as Britain's youngest accountant after setting up a successful accountancy firm while still at school?
[A] Akrit Jaswal
[B] Ranveer Singh Sandhu
[C] Shorya Mahanot
[D] Kautilya Pandit
[E] Anshuman Nandi

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Around 3.10 crore small farmers have so far received the first tranche of Rs 5,000 each under the PM-Kisan scheme.

2.2.10 crore peasants have got the second installment as well, costing Rs 10,500 crore to the exchequer.

3.The government had announced that 12 crore farmers would be covered under the Rs 75,000-crore Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme.

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
7. India will stop importing crude oil from ________ following the US move to end sanction waivers in April 2019.
[A] Iran
[B] Saudi Arabia
[D] Qatar
[E] Yemen
8. The central government increased the authorised capital of which bank from ₹3,000 to ₹8,000 through Gazette Notification, in April 2019?
[A] State Bank of India
[B] Allahabad Bank
[C] Union Bank of India
[D] Bank of Baroda
[E] Canara Bank
9. The Supreme Court directed which state to make a payment of ₹50 lakh as compensation to Bilkis Bano, who was gang-raped in 2002?
[A] Gujarat
[B] Rajasthan
[C] Haryana
[D] Bihar
[E] Jharkhand

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The government extended the ban on import of milk and its products, including chocolates, from China.

2.Food regulator FSSAI had recommended extending the ban until all labs at ports are modernised to test the chemical.

3.The ban was first imposed in September 2008 and extended subsequently from time to time. 

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