Daily Current Affairs Quiz - 17th April 2018
Q1. Himachal Pradesh celebrates its __________ foundation day
Himachal Pradesh celebrated its 71st foundation day with much fanfare and gaiety Sunday. Several cultural events were organized across the state.
Q2. The CII expects India's GDP to grow at ____________ per cent
The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) said it expects India's gross domestic product (GDP) to grow at 7.3-7.7 per cent during the 2018-19 financial year.
Q3. Kotak Mahindra Bank pips ___________ to become India’s second most valuable bank
Kotak Mahindra Bank pips SBI to become India’s second most valuable bank
Q4. What is India's rank in the annual Index of Economic Freedom ?
India has been ranked 130th among 180 countries in the annual Index of Economic Freedom report released by American think tank Heritage Foundation.
Q5. The Wholesale Price Index inflation eases to _________ % in March
Wholesale Price Index, inflation was 2.48% in February and 5.11% in March last year.
Q6. Government to raise Nabard's authorised capital to _________ to aid rural economy
Government to raise Nabard's authorised capital to Rs 300 billion to aid rural economy
Q7. India to launch natural gas trading hub by ___________
India to launch natural gas trading hub by October
Q8. Bisket Jatra is celebrated in __________
Bisket Jatra being celebrated in Nepal
Q9. Which late actor was honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award
Late veteran actor Vinod Khanna honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award
Q10. Government nudges __________ to settle dispute with Subramanian Swamy
Government nudges IIT Delhi to settle dispute with Subramanian Swamy
Q11. The second longest river bridge have been opened in _______
The much-awaited bridge built over the Ib river in Sambalpur district was thrown open to the public by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.
Q12. Who is United Nations’ Deputy Secretary-General?
UN launches Road Safety Trust Fund to improve road safety worldwide
Q13. The National Anti-Profiteering Authority (NAA) launched the ____________ online community
In a bid to ensure timely grievance redressal for consumers, the National Anti-Profiteering Authority (NAA) launched the "Anti Profiteering" online community in association with a citizen-engagement platform, LocalCircles.
Q14. The seventh edition of Home Expo India 2018 is being held in ___________
Textiles Minister Smriti Zubin Irani inaugurated the seventh edition of Home Expo India 2018 at Greater Noida
Q15. The World Bank said India’s GDP growth rate will return to __________ % in two years’ time
The World Bank said India’s GDP growth rate will return to 7.5% in two years’ time, to sustain an 8% GDP growth rate, India requires a decisive structural reform momentum that succeeds in stimulating investment and export growth while maintaining macroeconomic stability.