Daily Current Affairs Quiz: 29th March 2018
Q1. Who has been appointed as the judicial member of the National Green Tribunal?
The Supreme Court on Tuesday appointed Justice Jawad Rahim, judicial member of the National Green Tribunal (NGT), as its acting chairperson.
Q2. Win Myint is the president of _________________
Myanmar's parliament has elected Win Myint as the country's next president, a week after the resignation of his predecessor.
Q3. Department of Posts launches Cool EMS service between India and _________________
Department of Posts (DoP) under Ministry of Communications has launched the Cool EMS Service between India and Japan.
Q4. Who has been appointed as the CEO of 'Ayushman Bharat' mission?
Indu Bhushan was today appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Centre's ambitious Ayushman Bharat National Health Protection Mission (ABNHPM).
Q5. India’s electricity production is more than __________ and Japan.
According to a report by India Brand Equity Foundation (IBEF), India’s electricity production grew 34% over seven years to 2017, and the country now produces more energy than Japan and Russia, which had 27% and 8.77% more electricity generation capacity installed, respectively, than India seven years ago.
Q6. Government came out with _________ coin to mark birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh
Government will come out with a Rs 350 commemorative coin to mark 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh, the 10th and last Sikh Guru.
Q7. ________________ celebrates completion of first nuclear power plant in Arab world
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) celebrated on Monday completion of the first-ever nuclear powr plant not only in the country but the whole Arab Gulf region.
Q8._______________ acquires GIF search platform Tenor
Google is acquiring the platform Tenor, which runs GIF-searching functionality in keyboards for phones and messenger software, including on Samsung devices and Facebook Messenger.
Q9. Microsoft opens ‘Garage’ innovation site in _____________________
Tech giant Microsoft has set up “The Garage” for its employees working at the Microsoft India Development Center in Hyderabad, to increase their innovative quotient and allow them to tinker with ideas to take them to the next level.
Q10. NITI Aayog's Atal Innovation Mission Signs SOI with ____________________
NITI Aayog's Atal Innovation Mission Signs SOI with SAP Global To foster innovation across 100 Atal Tinkering Labs across India
Q11.India and ______________ draw roadmap to address trade deficit
In a surprise turn of events, India and China agreed to draw up a medium- and long-term roadmap with action points and timelines to address the 51 billion dollar trade deficit between them..
Q12. Asian Development Bank approves 80 million dollar loan for job oriented project in ____________
Multi-lateral funding agency Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved USD 80 million loan for hill state Himachal Pradesh to fund modernisation of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) institutions and improve skills ecosystem to help boost employability of the youth.
Q13. Who secures India’s fourth individual gold at Junior World Cup?
Muskan Bhanwala secures India’s fourth individual gold at Junior World Cup
Q14. EPFO launches new portal __________________
EPFO launches new portal to provide Know passbook, pension credit date related info. The enhanced "Track eKYC" facility for the convenience of members has also been launched to check the status of Aadhaar seeded against their Universal Account Number (UAN)..
Q15. The Union Cabinet has approved Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and ______________ to establish bilateral cooperation activities in field of Intellectual Property
The Union Cabinet has approved Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Canada to establish bilateral cooperation activities in field of Intellectual Property (IP)..