30th January, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 30th January, 2019
1. Where has Lalit Kala Akademi (LKA) organised an exhibition titled 'Mahatma Gandhi and World Peace' on 29 January 2019?
[A] Mumbai
[B] New Delhi
[C] Pune
[D] Jaipur
[E] Chennai
2. Syria and Iran signed ________ agreements and MoUs including a "long-term strategic economic cooperation" deal on January 29, 2019.
[A] 7
[B] 9
[C] 11
[D] 13
[E] 15
3. With whom has the Union HRD Ministry signed an agreement for India’s Participation in Programme for International Student Assessment- PISA 2021 on 28 January 2019?
[A] Organization for Security and Co-operation
[B] United Nations Development Programme
[C] Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
[D] Indian Economic Trade Organization
[E] Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations
4. Which state has launched a special scheme to curb infant deaths on January 29, 2019?
[A] Kerala
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Telangana
[E] Gujarat
5. Who has assumed the charge as Vice Chief of the Naval Staff on 30 Jan 2019?
[A] S N Ghormade
[B] R. Hari Kumar
[C] G Ashok Kumar
[D] G. S. Pabby
[E] Anil Kumar Saxena
6. FSSAI said that food businesses need to comply with new packaging regulations by July 1. Who is the CEO of FSSAI?
[A] Sanjay Kumar Jha
[B] Pawan Agarwal
[C] Nikesh Arora
[D] Shantanu Narayen
[E] Rajeev Suri

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Union Steel Ministry announced to set up a 'Safety Directorate' to oversee safety standards in steel industry on January 28, 2019.

2.This decision was taken during the Consultative Committee Meeting of the Ministry in Goa which was chaired by Union Minister of Stee, Piyush Goyal.

3.It also plans to draft the 'National Scrap Policy' to make available nearly 7 MT scrap in the country.

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
8. The Reserve Bank of India will inject Rs ________ crore into the system through purchase of government securities in February 2019 to increase liquidity.
[A] 16,500
[B] 25,500
[C] 31,500
[D] 37,500
[E] 40,000

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Scientists, including those from Harvard University have developed an artificial pancreas smartphone app that will help in regulating blood sugar levels in diabetes patients.

2.The app is effective in regulating glucose levels under challenging conditions and is suitable for use in unconstrained environments.

3.The study was published in the journal Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics.

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
10. Sahitya Akademi presented the Sahitya Akademi Award 2018 for writings in ________ different Indian languages at a function in New Delhi on 29 January 2019.
[A] 12
[B] 18
[C] 24
[D] 30
[E] 32