31st December, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 31st December, 2018
1. Annual bird census in ________ lake is slated to be carried out on 4 January 2019.
[A] Loktak
[B] Pangong
[C] ​Chilika
[D] Bhojtal
[E] Pulicat
2. According to RBI, the amount recovered through SARFAESI was ₹________ crore in FY18.
[A] 25,000
[B] 25,500
[C] 26,000
[D] 26,500
[E] 30,000
3. Who has won the 'Women's Cricketer of the Year' and the 'Women's ODI Player of the Year' by the International Cricket Council for 2018?
[A] Smriti Mandhana
[B] Rachel Priest
[C] Danielle Wyatt
[D] Mithali Raj
[E] Thirush Kamini

Read the following statements carefully:

1. The commerce ministry extended the import restrictions on peas for another three months till 31 March 2019.

2. The restrictions were imposed by the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT).

3. India is the largest producer of pulses in the world.

Which of the above statements is/are true?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All of the above
5. Who has been named as captain of the of the T20 team ​by International Cricket Council (ICC) for the year 2018?
[A] Suzie Bates
[B] Harmanpreet Kaur
[C] Amelia Kerr
[D] Katey Martin
[E] Rachel Priest
6. Who won the Prime Ministerial elections of Bangladesh on 29 December 2018?
[A] Sheikh Hasina
[B] Sayed Ashraful Islam
[C] Tofael Ahmed
[D] Mohammed Nasim
[E] Shahjahan Kamal
7. The United Nations issued the ________ version of the latest edition of the 'Basic Facts about the United Nations' on 30 December 2018.
[A] Spanish
[B] Hindi
[C] Chinese
[D] Arabic
[E] Russian
8. Portuguese airline ________ introduced single-use plastic free flight on 29 December 2018.
[A] EuroAtlantic
[B] Hi Fly
[C] Tap
[D] Luxair
[E] XL Airways
9. The MNJ Institute of Oncology and Regional Cancer Centre of which state has entered the Guinness Book of World Records?
[A] Karnataka
[B] Gujarat
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Telangana
[E] Madhya Pradesh
10. ESAF Small Finance Bank Ltd has received the RBI’s approval for inclusion in the second schedule of the RBI Act, 1934. This bank is headquartered in ________.
[A] Karnataka
[B] Kerala
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Gujarat
[E] New Delhi