24th July, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 24th July, 2019
1. Where has the American digital payments firm PayPal launched its 3rd global technology centre in July 2019?
[A] Hyderabad
[B] Pune
[C] New Delhi
[D] Jaipur
[E] Lucknow
2. Which of the following has become the top-ranked Indian company to feature in the latest Fortune Global 500 list in July 2019?
[A] Tata Motors
[B] Reliance Industries
[C] Tata Consultancy Services
[D] Infosys
[E] Hindustan Unilever
3. Which of the following banks has/have withdrawn funding for the Amaravati capital city project in Andhra Pradesh?
[A] World Bank
[B] Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
[C] New Development Bank
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] All are correct
4. Who has been appointed as the head of the ICC’s influential Finance and Commercial Affairs committee in July 2019?
[A] Wasim Akram
[B] Mickey Arthur
[C] Shahid Afridi
[D] Ehsan Mani
[E] Shashank Manohar
5. Who has been appointed as the head coach of the Indian table tennis team in July 2019?
[A] Paul Annacone
[B] Dejan Papic
[C] Boris Becker
[D] Franco Davín
[E] Rick Leach
6. Mr. Acharya Devvrat was sworn in as the governor of which state in July 2019?
[A] Gujarat
[B] Bihar
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Tamil Nadu
[E] Kerala
7. Who has been been appointed as the new Governor of Himachal Pradesh in July 2019?
[A] B. D. Mishra
[B] Kalraj Mishra
[C] Lalji Tandon
[D] Acharya Dev Vrat
[E] Vajubhai Vala
8. Which state has become the first state to reserve 75% jobs for local youth in industrial units, factories, joint ventures and projects set up under public-private partnership mode?
[A] Karnataka
[B] Andhra Pradesh
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Goa
[E] Gujarat
9. The Code on Wages Bill, 2019 will subsume relevant provisions of which of the following acts?
[A] The Minimum Wages Act, 1948
[B] The Payment of Bonus Act, 1965
[C] The Equal Remuneration Act, 1976
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] All are correct
10. MP Assembly passed an amendment bill raising reservation in government jobs and education for Other Backward Classes (OBC) to ________% from the present 14%.
[A] 16
[B] 18
[C] 22
[D] 27
[E] 29