26th October, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 26th October, 2018

Read the following statements carefully:

1. Vigilance Awareness Week 2018 will be observed by the Central Vigilance Commission from 25 October to 29 October 2018.

2. The theme for Vigilance Awareness Week 2018 is 'Eradicate Corruption-Build a New India'.

3. 'Awareness Gram Sabhas' are also organised for the dissemination of awareness in Gram Panchayats (in rural and semi-urban areas) to sensitise the rural citizens.

Which of the above statements is/are true?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All of the above
2. Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the International Arya Mahasammelan on 25 October 2018 in ________.
[A] Mumbai
[B] Chandigarh
[C] New Delhi
[D] Hyderabad
[E] Bengaluru
3. According to the FIFA rankings released on 25 October 2018, which country is the number one ranked football team in the world?
[A] France
[B] Belgium
[C] Croatia
[D] England
[E] Brazil
4. Which state's Infrastructure Investment Fund Board will list masala bonds in the London and Singapore Stock Exchanges?
[A] Kerala
[B] Karnataka
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Gujarat
[E] Goa
5. Which of the following banks has appointed Satish Kumar Gupta as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of its digital payments bank on 24 October 2018?
[A] Airtel Payments Bank
[B] India Post Payments Bank
[C] Jio Payments Bank
[D] Aditya Birla Payments Bank
[E] Paytm Payments Bank
6. The Union Home Ministry has empowered the Collectors in ________ states to accept online applications to grant citizenship to 'minorities' from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh living in India.
[A] 5
[B] 7
[C] 9
[D] 11
[E] 13
7. Which of the following stations has created a world record for the longest uninterrupted operation of units having Pressurised Heavy Water Reactors on October 2018?
[A] Kaiga Generating Station
[B] Pickering Nuclear Generating Station
[C] Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant
[D] Daya Bay Nuclear Power Plant
[E] Bruce Nuclear Generating Station
8. On 25 October 2018, Russia successfully launched the ________ rocket which carried a satellite for the Russian military.
[A] Soyuz-2.1B
[B] Proton-M
[C] Sirius-4
[D] Molniya-M
[E] Kosmos-3M
9. Narendra Modi inaugurated 'Krishi Kumbha 2018- a mega farmers' conclave in ________ on 26 October 2018.
[A] Varanasi
[B] Prayagraj
[C] Kanpur
[D] Lucknow
[E] Ayodhya
10. The North Atlantic Treaty Organization's biggest military exercise, 'Trident Juncture 2018', has started in ________ on 25 October 2018.
[A] Norway
[B] Sweden
[C] Finland
[D] Denmark
[E] Iceland
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