28th January, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 28th January, 2019
1. Where did Ministry of Textiles present an event named 'Artisan Speak' on January 28, 2019?
[A] New Delhi
[B] Mumbai
[C] Kolkata
[D] Bengaluru
[E] Jaipur

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully conducted the test of New Generation Anti-Radiation Missile (NGARM) on 24 January 2019.

2.The missile is capable of destroying the enemy radars, tracking system and communication facilities.

3.The NGARM has a strike range of over 100 km.

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
3. The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority has set up a panel to identify Systemically Important Insurers ‚Äčon 23 January 2019. The panel will be headed by ________.
[A] Subhash Chandra Khuntia
[B] V. K. Saraswat
[C] Pravin Kutumbe
[D] Avinash Chander
[E] G. Satheesh Reddy
4. Which state launched the 'Yuva Swabhiman Yojana' on 26 January 2019?
[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Bihar
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Jharkhand
[E] Telangana
5. The governor of which state announced on 25 January 2019 that the government will soon launch a 'Pravasi Dividend Pension Scheme'?
[A] Kerala
[B] Telangana
[C] Bihar
[D] Punjab
[E] Haryana
6. Which of the following has been announced as the 'Hindi Word of the Year 2018' by the Oxford Dictionaries?
[A] Aadhar
[B] Udyog
[C] Nari Shakti
[D] Saksham
[E] Shreshtha

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The government of India has imposed an anti-dumping duty on Meta Phenylenediamine (MPDA) imported from China.

2.The duty has been imposed for ten years to protect domestic producers of the chemical intermediate from cheap shipments.

3.MPDA is a chemical intermediate used for manufacturing dyes, engineering polymer and in photography and medical applications.

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
8. In which district will Uttarakhand's first tulip garden come up over 50 hectares of forest land near at a cost of Rs 50 crore?
[A] Almora
[B] Chamoli
[C] Pithoragarh
[D] Dehradun
[E] Rudraprayag
9. Who was appointed as the South-East Asia Regional Director of the World Health Organisation (WHO) for a second five-year term on 27 January 2019?
[A] Ishrat Akhter
[B] Divya Jain
[C] Poonam Khetrapal Singh
[D] Aruna Jayanthi
[E] Kavita Nehemiah
10. Who became the first woman officer to lead an all-men Army contingent in the Republic Day parade on 26 January 2019?
[A] Punita Arora
[B] Padmavathy Bandopadhyay
[C] Bhavana Kasturi
[D] Mitali Madhumita
[E] Priya Jhingan