Weekly Current Affairs Quiz 22nd to 28th July 2019

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weekly current affairs quiz


National Affairs

Q.1         India celebrated 20th anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas, on which date the day is observed every year?

Q.2         From where Chandrayaan 2 took off and what is the budget of this program?

Q.3         Which state secured the top position in solar rooftop installation?

Q.4         Which state has decided to reserve 75% jobs for the locals in the private sector?

Q.5         According to the Supreme Court, what is the new deadline to publish the final National Register of Citizen (NRC), Assam?

International Affairs

Q.6         Which country unveiled its 1st Underwater Military Museum?

Q.7         Name the Petroleum Products Pipeline between India and Nepal which is ready for commercial use now?

Q.8         Which neighboring country of India is facing the outrage of Dengue?

Banking and Finance Affairs 

Q.9         How much money LIC offered for highway projects by 2024?

Q.10       How much money Asian Development Bank has sanctioned for power projects in Tripura?

Q.11       According to RBI data which state has topped in ATM fraud cases?

Q.12       PaisaBazaar joins hand with which technology giant to offer help for its financial projects?

New Appointees

Q.13       Who has been appointed as the next Director General of Military Operations in India?

Q.14       Who has been appointed as the next CM of Karnataka after Kumaraswamy resigned from his post?

Q.15       Who has been elected as the next PM of Britain?  

Sports Affairs

Q.16       What is new world record created by Kristof Milak in the 200-meter butterfly at 2019 FINA World Championship?

Q.17       In the latest ranking released by ICC, who topped the ranking table in a Test match?

Q.18       Where the third edition of Khelo India Youth Games will be held?

Answers

Ans.1     India celebrates Vijay Diwas every year on 26 July. This day is named after successful Operation Vijay on this date in 1999 at Kargil.

Ans.2     The Chandrayaan-2 mission blasted off at 2:43 p.m. on 22 July 2019 from the Satish Dhawan Space Center. The budget of the mission is very economical. The total cost of this mission is 975 Crore INR only.

Ans.3      Gujrat.

 Ans.4    Andhra Pradesh government has made it mandatory for all the industries in the state to reserve 75 percent of jobs for locals. This has been done through the passage of a new law called the Andhra Pradesh Employment of Local candidates in the Industries/Factories Bill, 2019.

Ans.5     31 August 2019.

Ans.6     Jordan has unveiled its first underwater military museum off the coast of Aqaba in a ceremony on Wednesday.

Ans.7     Motihari-Amlekhgunj Petroleum Products Pipeline

Ans.8     Bangladesh.

Ans.9     LIC has offered us Rs 25,000 crore in a year and Rs 1.25 lakh crore in five years for highway projects.

Ans.10  The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has sanctioned a Rs 1,925 crore for a power project in Tripura.

Ans.11  In Maharashtra, more cases of fraud are reported by the users.

Ans.12  Samsung

Ans.13   Lt Gen Paramjit Singh will be the next Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) of the Indian Army.

Ans.14  BS Yediyurappa has sworn-in as Karnataka chief minister for the fourth time on 26 July 2019.

Ans.15  Boris Johnson has been elected new Conservative leader in a ballot of party members and the next UK Prime Minister.

Ans. 16 Hungary’s Kristof Milak shattered Michael Phelps’s 200 meters butterfly world record with a new record of  1:50.73 for 200 meters.

Ans.17  Virat Kohli

Ans.18   The third edition of the Khelo India Youth Games will be held at Guwahati from January 18-30, 2020.

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