Daily Current Affairs Quiz - 11th June 2018
Q1. Name the cyclone that hit parts of Oman in Socotra Island?
The cyclone Mekunu had badly hit various parts of Oman and the Socotra island.
Q2. Which of these countries have become a member of the cecurity council?
The United Nations General Assembly voted to elect Germany, Belgium, South Africa, the Dominican Republic and Indonesia for a two-year term in the Security Council starting on Jan. 1, 2019.
Q3. ‘EPIC’ planet has been discovered by which Space Agency?
In an epic Indian discovery, a team from the Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad, has spotted for the first time a distant planet six times bigger than Earth and revolving around a Sun-like star about 600 light years away. Both the planet and the star have been named EPIC.
Q4. India and China ink 2 MoUs on sharing of which rivers data ?
In a significant move, China agreed to provide India hydrological data of the Brahmaputra River in flood season, months after Beijing stopped the practice, crucial to predict floods.
Q5. The Qingdao Declaration have been signed by which of these countries ?
Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) leaders China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, India and Pakistan taking part in a summit in China’s Qingdao have singed the Qingdao Declaration. .
Q6. How many states are going to implement the government's ambitious national health protection mission ?
Eight states and four UTs have signed MoUs with the Union Health Ministry to implement the government's ambitious national health protection mission, which aims to provide a cover of Rs 5 lakh per family annually to 10 crore vulnerable families
Q7. How many agreements have been signed between India and China in Beijing?
India and China have signed 24 agreements worth over 10 billion dollars in Beijing this morning after Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with Chinese premier Li Keqiang.
Q8. Which number edition of GeoIntelligence Asia 2018 organised by GeoSpatial Media and Communication ?
The Eleventh edition of GeoIntelligence Asia 2018 organised by GeoSpatial Media and Communication with Directorate General of Information System as Knowledge Partners and Military Survey as Co-organisers, took place at Manekshaw Centre, New Delhi
Q9. Which countries cricketer has made a ODI record?
New Zealand women make record ODI total in win over Ireland in Dublin
Q10. which actor will be given the prestigious Outstanding Achievement honour at the upcoming International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards ceremony?
Veteran actor Anupam Kher will be given the prestigious Outstanding Achievement honour at the upcoming International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards ceremony in Bangkok.
Q11. who won 800m at Asian Junior Athletics Championship?
Anu Kumar wins mens 800m at Asian Junior Athletics Championship
Q12. Which country organized Geo-Intelligence Asia 2018?
The Eleventh edition of Geo-Intelligence Asia 2018 organized by GeoSpatial Media and Communication takes place in New Delhi, India.
Q13. Which country has the 2nd largest group of international students in US?
Indians form 2nd largest group of international students in US.
Q14. Which country won the title of Intercontinental Cup Football Tournament?
India won the title of Intercontinental Cup Football Tournament after 2-0 victory in the final against Kenya at the Mumbai Football Arena.