29th December, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 29th December, 2019
1. The North Eastern Council (NEC) has collaborated with which state/UT government to organise a workshop on 'Bamboo - A wonder grass: Opportunity for Sustainable Development in Jobs' in January 2020.
[A] Sikkim
[B] Jammu and Kashmir
[C] Ladakh
[D] Meghalaya
[E] Arunachal Pradesh
2. Which of the following PSU'S has received the environment clearance (EC) for carrying out onshore exploration, development and production of oil and gas in 100 locations in non-forest area of Assam?
[A] Indian Oil
[D] Hail
3. Who has approved the acquisition of shares in My Home Industries Private Ltd by My Home Constructions Private Ltd (MHCPL) and its affiliates?
[A] Ministry of Finance
[B] The Reserve Bank of India
[C] Competition Commission of India
[E] None of these
4. Which of the following countries started a four-day joint military exercise in the Indian Ocean and Gulf of Oman?
[A] China and Russia
[B] Russia and Iran
[C] China, Russia and Iran
[D] Iran and Russia
[E] China, Russia and Iraq

Name the person who developed the app "My BMTC", which was launced by the Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC)?

[A] Nihar Thakur
[B] Nihal Thakkar
[C] Nihal Thakur
[D] Nihar Thakkar
[E] None of the above
6. In which of the following states, the country's first transgender university will be set up?
[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Rajasthan
[C] Gujarat
[D] Himacha Pradesh
[E] Uttarakhand

How many states were covered during the launched week of GeM Samvaad, which was launched to reach the stakeholders across the country?

[A] 4
[B] 5
[C] 6
[D] 7
[E] 8
8. According to the report 'Year in Search 2019' released by Google who has emerged as India's most searched business tycoon on Google in 2019?
[A] Mukesh Ambani
[B] Ratan Tata
[C] Azim Premji
[D] Lakshmi Mittal
[E] Sunil Bharti Mittal
9. Bharat Broadband Nigam Limited has paid how much crores in advance to BSNL to help the telecom firm clear dues of vendors?
[A] 800 crores
[B] 1000 crores
[C] 770 crores
[D] 750 crores
[E] 500 crores
10. Scientists from the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research- Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CSIR-CIMAP), Lucknow have developed a new low-cost technology to prepare Geranium saplings. Where is the headquarter of CSIR?
[A] Mumbai
[B] New Delhi
[C] Kolkata
[D] Jaipur
[E] Chennai