31st March, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 31st March, 2019
1. Google launched a ________ membered global advisory council to consider ethical issues around artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies in March 2019.
[A] 5
[B] 6
[C] 7
[D] 8
[E] 9
2. A digital portal named ________ was launched by the Telangana government in March 2019 for MSMEs to provide them with a digital profile, including an online product catalog and e-commerce store.
[A] Telangana State GlobalConnect
[B] Telangana State GlobalLinker
[C] Telangana State MSMEConnect
[D] Telangana State GlobalMSME
[E] Telangana State MSMELinker
3. Who has been appointed as the Brand Ambassador of ​PolicyX.com in March 2019?
[A] Gautam Gambhir
[B] Virender Sehwag
[C] Sachin Tendulkar
[D] Rahul Dravid
[E] Sourav Ganguly
4. Which of the following has become the first Indian port operator to handle cargo movement of 200 million tonnes (MT) in 2018-19?
[A] APM Terminals
[B] Adani Port and Special Economic Zone
[C] Kamarajar Port Limited
[D] Gateway Terminals India Pvt. Ltd.
[E] Visakha Container Terminal Pvt. Ltd.

Read the following statements carefully:

1. The Union Cabinet approved the continuation of the Biomedical Research Career Programme (BRCP).

2. BRCP has made it attractive for high-quality Indian scientists working abroad to return to India.

3. BRCP has increased the number of locations geographically within India where world-class biomedical research is undertaken.

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
6. Which of the following India-specific tool/tools was/were launched by Facebook in March 2019?
[A] Candidate Connect
[B] Connect India
[C] Share You Voted
[D] Both 1 and 3
[E] Only 2 and 3
7. Bank of Baroda will develop an agri-digital platform called ________ in order to provide solutions for all major agricultural requirements.
[A] Indian Kisan
[B] Bhartiya Kisan
[C] Baroda Kisan
[D] Baroda Haat
[E] Kisan Haat
8. For the first time in the world, researchers at the GRAPES-3 muon telescope facility in ________ have measured the electrical potential, size, and height of a thundercloud that passed overhead on 1 December 2014.
[A] Darjeeling
[B] Ooty
[C] Shimla
[D] Bengaluru
[E] Coimbatore
9. Which bank appointed N S Srinath as Non-Executive Chairman for a period of three years in March 2019?
[A] Axis Bank
[B] City Union Bank
[C] Karur Vysya Bank
[D] Kotak Mahindra Bank
[E] Andhra Bank
10. Which of the following cities will become the first city in the world to install wireless charging systems for electric taxis?
[A] Helsinki
[B] Oslo
[C] Stockholm
[D] Vienna
[E] Warsaw