30th March, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 30th March, 2018
1. Which social networking service has introduced “Timestamps” - a new feature that will make it easier for its users to share a key moment from long, live videos?
[A] Facebook
[B] WhatsApp
[C] Instagram
[D] Twitter
[E] Google+
2. The number of mobile internet users in India is likely to reach ________ by June.
[A] 450 million
[B] 478 million
[C] 490 million
[D] 500 million
[E] 550 million
3. The government invited bids to transfer management control along with ________ equity in Air India.
[A] 70%
[B] 75%
[C] 76%
[D] 78%
[E] 80%
4. Among the following rivers, which river's water will be supplied to Churu, Sikar and Jhunjhunu districts in Rajasthan from Tajewala headworks in Haryana?
[A] Ganga
[B] Yamuna
[C] Kaveri
[D] Tapi
[E] Narmada

Read the following statements:-

1. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully placed a communication satellite GSAT-6A in a geosynchronous transfer orbit.

2. The GSAT-6A is a communication satellite that will complement the GSAT-6, which is already in orbit.

3. The satellite will be placed at a height of 36,000 km in a geostationary orbit.

Which of the above statement/statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Only 3
[D] All of the above
[E] None of the above
6. Sreekumaran Thampi has been selected for the J.C. Daniel Award, the ________ government’s highest honour for lifetime contribution to Malayalam cinema.
[A] Andhra Pradesh
[B] Kerala
[C] Tamil Nadu
[D] Karnataka
[E] Bihar
7. Which state government has launched "181-Sakhi toll-free women's helpline" to tackle the recent spurt in crime in the state?
[A] Assam
[B] West Bengal
[C] Manipur
[D] Karnataka
[E] Nagaland

Read the following statements:-

1. India & Pakistan held the meeting on Indus water treaty on 28th March.

2. This will be the 114th meeting of the Permanent Indus Commission (PIC) that looks into the sharing of the waters of the Indus since the treaty was signed by the two countries in 1960.

3. The Indus water treaty covers the water distribution and sharing rights of six rivers—Beas, Ravi, Sutlej, Indus, Chenab and Jhelum.

Which of the above statement/statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Only 3
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] Both 2 and 3
9. NASA is all set to send the first-ever mission dedicated to explore the deep interior of ________.
[A] Jupiter
[B] Mars
[C] Saturn
[D] Uranus
[E] Venus
10. The Union Cabinet approved the MoU between India and ________ to establish bilateral cooperation activities in the field of Intellectual Property (IP).
[A] Spain
[B] Germany
[C] Canada
[D] Japan
[E] China