27th January, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 27th January, 2019
1. President Ram Nath Kovind conferred the Padma Awards to ________ people from various disciplines ‚Äčon 25 January 2019.
[A] 100
[B] 112
[C] 120
[D] 132
[E] 138
2. Who won the Women's Singles Final of the Australian Open on 26 January 2019?
[A] Serena Wlliams
[B] Venus Williams
[C] Naomi Osaka
[D] Maria Sharapova
[E] Simona Halep

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) in collaboration with Indian Air Force, research organisations and the industry brought out a new standard for Aviation Turbine Fuels.

2.These specifications will align Indian standards with current international standards.

3.An Indian Standard 'IS 17081:2019' Aviation Turbine Fuel (Kerosene Type, Jet A-1) containing Synthesised Hydrocarbons has been formulated.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 2
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
4. The International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust is observed every year on ________.
[A] 24 January
[B] 26 January
[C] 25 January
[D] 27 January
[E] 22 January
5. As per Grant Thornton’s Dealtracker, India has entered the $ ________ billion club in the Merger and Acquisition (M&A) space as on 25 January 2019.
[A] 75
[B] 100
[C] 120
[D] 130
[E] 150
6. The Railway Protection Force has launched a dedicated RPF Women Squad named as 'Joymati Bahini' in which city?
[A] Guwahati
[B] Udaipur
[C] Delhi
[D] Indore
[E] Jaipur
7. Which South Africa cricketer has announced his immediate retirement from all forms of cricket on 24 January 2019?
[A] Faf du Plessis
[B] Kagiso Rabada
[C] Johan Botha
[D] Morne Morkel
[E] Dale Steyn
8. Who is the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Indigo Airlines?
[A] Ronojoy Dutta
[B] Ravneet Gill
[C] Indu Shekhar Jha
[D] Naresh Goyal
[E] Ajay Singh
9. Who among the following translated and edited a new anthology of poems titled 'New Brazilian Poems' launched on 24 January 2019?
[A] Abhay Kumar
[B] Jayanta Mahapatra
[C] Sukrita Paul Kumar
[D] Prakash Chandra Lohani
[E] Abhi Subedi
10. Recently, the Union Cabinet approved the Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) between India and ________ in the field of food processing sector.
[A] China
[B] Sri Lanka
[C] Kuwait
[D] Japan