28th March, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 28th March, 2019

The Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has recommended adding which of the following to the 2024 Paris Olympics?

1. Breakdancing

2. Skateboarding

3. Surfing 

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
2. Which High Court barred the mentioning of caste in the FIRs in March 2019?
[A] Delhi High Court
[B] Patna High Court
[C] Punjab and Haryana High Court
[D] Telangana High Court
[E] Madras High Court
3. The Government of Nepal is organizing Nepal Investment Summit 2019 in which ________ projects worth 31.93 billion dollars in various sectors will be showcased.
[A] 49
[B] 55
[C] 63
[D] 77
[E] 85
4. An agreement was signed between India and the ________ in March 2019 to establish health sciences collaborative platform.
[A] European Union
[B] Organization of American States
[C] African Union
[D] Economic Community of West African States
5. The US circulated a draft resolution to UN Security Council to blacklist ________ in March 2019.
[A] Afzal Guru
[B] Masood Azhar
[C] Azam Tariq
[D] Mushtaq Ahmed Zargar
[E] Yasin Malik

Read the following statements carefully:

1. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has prohibited imparting distance degree programmes in agriculture.

2. As per UGC Open and Distance Learning Regulations, 2015, professional programmes such as medicine and engineering are not permitted to be offered in distance mode.

3. YCMOU and IGNOU are among the institutions offering degree and diploma programmes in agriculture science.

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. To which country is the Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale on a two-day, beginning from 28 March 2019?
[A] Nepal
[B] Bhutan
[C] Bangladesh
[D] Sri Lanka
[E] Myanmar
8. Who assumed charge as Director General Naval Operations in March 2019?
[A] G. Ashok Kumar
[B] MA Hampiholi
[C] R. Hari Kumar
[D] Anil Kumar Saxena
[E] Ajit Kumar
9. Where will the third installment of the Joint Naval Exercise of India and Australia 'AUSINDEX' be held in April 2019?
[A] Mumbai
[B] Vishakhapatnam
[C] Kochi
[D] Chennai
[E] Gandhidham
10. Which of the following can be detected by an AI-based electronic hardware system developed by the researchers at IIT Delhi?
[A] Malaria
[B] Tuberculosis
[C] Jaundice
[D] Only 1 and 2
[E] All of the above