IBPS CLERK mains 2019 current affairs capsule – 7th JANUARY 2019 CURRENT AFFAIRS and QUIZ
Here you will get daily Current Affairs and current affairs quiz. Useful for all competitive exams like UPSC, IBPS, SSC, SSC-CGL, SBI, RRB, LIC etc. This will boost your General Awareness.
#1 Current Affairs
Global Healthcare Summit 2019-Hyderabad: In 2019 The Global Healthcare Summit will be organised in Hyderabad city. This is the 13th edition of summit. It will take place from 21st July to 24th July 2019. More than 500 physicians will attend this summit. During this summit there is also a quiz competition for medical students and top three winners will get 5 lakh, 3 lakh and 1 lakh rupes cash prize respectively.
#2 Current Affairs
Vivek Bhatia has become the new MD and CEO of Thyssenkrupp Industries India: Thyssenkrupp is the German industrial giant which has announced Vivek Bhatia as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Thyassenkrupp. (effective from 1st January 2019). Thyssenkrupp Industries provide services in the field of Sugar plants and machinery, cement plants and machinery etc.
#3 Current Affairs
Rishabh Pant has become the 1st Indian wicketkeeper to slam Test ton in Australia: Rishabh Pant also became the only Indian wicket keeper to score two test centuries outside the Asia. With this he has also became the 2nd youngest Indian to score a ton in Australia.
#4 Current Affairs
Arunima Sinha, World’s 1st female amputee to climb Antarctica’s highest peak: 30 years old woman Arunima Sinha created a record by climbing Mount Vinson, the highest peak of Antarctica. Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has congratulated to Arunima Sinha on this success. Arunima Sinha belongs to Uttar Pradesh. She also climbed Mount Everest in the year 2013.
#5 Current Affairs
Chandrayaan-2 will be launched in February 2019: This is India’s 2nd lunar exploration mission, developed by ISRO. This will be launched by GSLV Mk III to the moon. If this mission will be successful then this will become the 2nd mission near lunar south pole. GSLV Mk III-stands for Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III.
#6 Current Affairs
China named its Lunar Rover as Yutu 2: This is for experimenting the unexplored sides of the moon. The rover touched the lunar surface i.e. part of China’s Chang’e-4 lunar probe.
#7 Current Affairs
Government has launched Green-Ag: Indian Government has launched GEF assisted project by collaborating with FAO( Food and Agriculture Organization. The aim of this project is to transform agriculture of India for global environment benefits.
7th January 2019- Current Affairs Quiz – MCQs
The Asian country……….. has recently submitted the 6th National Report to CBD?
C) Bangla Desh
Submitted on December 30th, 2018.
The 3rd edition of women’s national boxing champions was held in which of the following cities?
D) New Delhi
Vijayanagara, Karnataka. Was held from 31st December 2018.
………. government has decided to form a new Spiritual Department?
B) Madhya Pradesh
To strengthen inter-communal harmony.
……..has become the ICC Women’s Cricketer of the year 2018?
A) Harmanpreet Kaur
B) Smrithi Mandhana
C) Jhulan Goswami
D) None of the above
she won the Rachel Heyhoe Flint Award.
…….. is the Chief Information Commissioner who is newly appointed?
A) Suresh Chandra
B) Yashwardhan Sinha
C) Sudhir Bhargava
D) None of the above.
He was the former Secretary to the Ministry of Social Justice. Has been appointed newly on 1st January 2019.
………..become the first Indian wicket keeper who claimed 20 catches in Test series?
A) Rishabh Pant
B) MS Dhoni
C) Ajay Ratra
D) None of the above
This was on the final day of Boxing Day Test which was held in Melbourne on 30th December 2018.
Under the……… section of IPC, transgender can file case against sexual harassment?
Delhi high court has declared this.
US and……………have quit UNESCO officially?
These two countries have quit UNESCO in the end of 2018 officially.
…………has got the 2019 National Nritya Shiromani Award ?
A) Anindita Neogy Anaam
B) Upmaka Durga Prasad
C) Avantika Desai
D) Sudha Chandran
On 2nd January 2019. She is Kathak exponent and got this award for promoting this form of dance through out the world.
Ujjwala sanitary napkin initiative has been launched by the Union Government in……….?
C) Uttar Pradesh
In Bhubaneswar, for the betterment of female health and hygiene.