29th March, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 29th March, 2019
1. Recently, Valery Bykovsky passed away. He was a ________ cosmonaut.
[A] American
[B] Russian
[C] Chinese
[D] Japanese
[E] Australian
2. Who launched blockchain based coffee e-marketplace through video conferencing in New Delhi in March 2019?
[A] Dr. Inderjit Singh
[B] Dr.Anup Wadhawan
[C] Pradeep Kumar Sinha
[D] A.K. Dhasmana
[E] S. K. Sinha
3. Which state has launched initiatives to educate voters in March 2019?
[A] Arunachal Pradesh
[B] Assam
[C] Meghalaya
[D] Manipur
[E] Mizoram

Read the following statements carefully:

1. The Centre’s recent ordinance banning unregulated monthly deposit schemes will not affect the ongoing monthly schemes operated by jewellery and chit fund firms.

2. Called the ‘Banning of Unregulated Deposit Scheme Ordinance’, it was promulgated by President Kovind during the last week of February 2018.

3. It is done to save gullible investors from losing money to Ponzi and fake deposit schemes.

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
5. Who will serve as the Ethics Officer of the Indian cricket board on an ad-hoc basis from March 2019?
[A] Justice Madan Lokur
[B] Justice D K Jain
[C] Justice Rajendra Mal Lodha
[D] Justice K. M. Joseph
[E] Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar

Read the following statements carefully:

1. UNSC has unanimously passed the first-ever resolution ordering members to enforce laws against terror financing.

2. UNSC resolution demands all states "ensure that their domestic laws and regulations establish serious criminal offenses" to collect funds or financial resources to terrorist groups or individual criminals.

3. Nations that fail to carry out the resolution would face U.N. sanctions.

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. In March 2019, the Finance Ministry has decided to infuse Rs ________ crore into state-owned Bank of Baroda.
[A] 4,529
[B] 4,923
[C] 5,042
[D] 5,896
[E] 6,023
8. Who has been appointed as the Deputy Chief Minister of Goa in March 2019?
[A] Digambar Kamat
[B] Shripad Naik
[C] Manohar Ajgaonkar
[D] Pratapsingh Rane
[E] Vijai Sardesai
9. The PM of which country interacted with the Indian Air Force team and sat in a Tejas aircraft during the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace (LIMA) Exhibition 2019?
[A] Singapore
[B] Malaysia
[C] Thailand
[D] Laos
[E] Vietnam
10. Who is the author of the book 'Indian Fiscal Federalism'?
[A] Y. V. Reddy
[B] N.K. Singh
[C] Bimal Jalan
[D] Vijay Kelkar
[E] Raghuram Rajan