Current Affairs October 2018 (1st Week)

1) Winner of Ryder cup 2018?

Ryder Cup is the golf competition; EUROPE won the Ryder cup 2018 and defeated the United States


2) In which City, PM Narendra Modi inaugurated the Conference on Academic Leadership on Education for Resurgence?

This conference was conducted in New Delhi


3) In which city, recently president Shri Ram Nath Kovind has inaugurated the Mahatma Gandi International sanitation Convention?

New Delhi


4) The Bala Bhaskar has passed away recently? By profession, Who was he?

Violinist


5) STG stands for and what is the objective of STG-6?

Sustainable Development Goals. The main objective of STG-6 is to provide sanitation and clean drinking water to each and every citizen of their respective countries follow till 2030.


6) How many Sustainable Development Goals?

There are 17 STG and its deadline is 2030.


7) Which Date was observed as the International Day for universal access to information?

September 28. Since 2016, this day was celebrated by UNESCO.


8) The theme of World Maritime Day?

“IMO 70: Our Heritage- Better Shipping for a Better Future”


9) Which date was observed as World Maritime Day?

27 September


10) Manoharsinh Jadeja who recently passed away was the former finance minister of which State?

Gujrat


11) Who has been appointed as new vice chairmen of Press Trust of India?

Vijay Kumar Chopra


12) Which company collaborates with Rail Heritage Digitisation project launched by India?

Google


13) Which Country was given biggest loan “$57.1 Billion” in the History of International Fund?

Argentina


14) NABARD had hosted 10-Day long B2B Grameena Habba, was Held in which City?

Bengaluru


15) Name the organization, who have signed a 5-Year Sustainable Development framework along with India?

United Nation


16) The Book “Rajavalipataka” was written by?

Pandit Prajabhatta


17) Recently, Prime Minister Narender Modi’s Book named as “Exam Barrier” was released in which version?

Urdu language


18) Recently which country has been hit by the Typhoon Trami?

Japan


19) Which musical instrument was used Pandit Tulsidas Borkar who recently passed away?

Harmonium


20) Which State was awarded as the best state under the Swachh Survekshan Grameen Awards 2018?

Haryana


21) International Coffee Day?

Ist October


22) Which animal’s ancient fossil was discovered by the scientist and is the earliest animals on the Geological record?

Dikinsonia


23) Name the country that India will gift three MIG-21 fighter jets?

Russia


24) Name the winner of Asian Junior Squash Title?

Yuvraj Wadhwani


25) Who won the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize?

Nadia Murad


26) On which nation, the International Court of Justice has ordered the United States to ease its sanction?

Iran


27) The Theme of the world habitat Day (WHD)?

Municipal Solid Waste Management


28) Name the two countries who have reached a deal to replace NAFTA?

Canada and US


29) When was the mission Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth year marking the initiation of the final year of SBM launched?

2014


30) Which university has been declared as a cleanest university under swachh campus ranking 2018?

Maharishi Dayanand University Rohtak


31) Name the women Scientists who won Nobel prize 2018 in chemistry?

Frances. H. Aronald


32) Name the new president of Iraq?

Barham Salih


33) Recently, which union ministry won “Swachchta hi Sewa” award?

Ministry of Railways


34) Name the Bank who has announced its cut daily ATM cash withdrawal limit to Rs 20,000?

State Bank of India from October 31st


35) Anil Basu, who was recently passed away, belongs to which field?

Politician


36) Name the 46th Chief Justice of India?

Ranjan Gogoi


37) Name the venue of the six edition of IBSAMAR i.e. a Joint Multinational exercise between South African, Indian and Brazilian navies?

Simon towns, South Africa


38) Cabinet has approved the establishment of a National Institute of Mental Health Rehabilitation in which place instead of Bhopal?

Sehore District


39) Who has emerged as the Indian richest man for the 11th consecutive years according to the Forbes Indian rich list 2018?

Mukesh Ambani


40) Name the country from where India is going to buy 5-400 Triumf Missile Systems?

Russia


41) Who has appointed as FIDE vice president?

DV Sundar


42) Foundation year of World Chess Federation?

20 July 1924


43) Who has been appointed as president of ICC (Indian Chemical Council)?

Vijay Shankar


44) Name the city where the First Assembly of the international Solar Alliance was inaugurated?

Delhi


45) A national Level Entrepreneurship Awareness Campaign, Udyam Abhilasha in 115 Aspirational Districts, Who launched it?

SIDBI


46) Which State has become the first in India to give legal protection to good samaritans through a legislation?

Karnataka


47) Sanya Richards will be the event Ambassador for Airtel Delhi half marathon to be held on 21 October. She is from which country?

America


48) The Gandhara school of art is related to which Dynasties?

Kushans


49) PTC India Ltd., BSE and which bank have come together to form India’s third electricity exchange?

ICICI Bank


50) What is the name of Late Raj Kapoor’s wife passed away?

Krishna Kapoor

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