Jan-2018 (Currentaffairs)

UPSC/PSC/KAS/BANK/RAILWAY/RRB,etc. examination questions

Questions about Jan-2018 (Currentaffairs) including Kerala Administrative Service (KAS), Secretariat Assistant, Panchayath Secretary, BDO, Auditor, Assistant, LDC and LGS examination level questions. We will update balance portion of the study material.....

Question1:- Name the person who was re- elected as Judge of International Court of Justice



Dalveer Bhandari


Question2:-Name the film that made Malayalam actress Parvathi eligible for the Rajat Kamal in the Film Festival held at Goa



Take Off


Question3:-Emmerson Mnangagwa is the new president of



Zimbawe


Question4:- Who is re-elected as the new chairman of Prasar Bharathi



Dr. A. Surya Prakash


Question5:- In which country is Chabahar Port



Iran


Question6:- Name the first Indian city with Madam Tussad s Museum



New Delhi


Question7:-Who directed the film S- Durga



Sanal Kumar Sasidharan


Question8:-In which post Snehalatha Sreevasthava is appointed in 2017



Loksabha Secretary General


Question9:- In which country is Mount Agung



Indonesia


Question10:- Who was the latest winner of Ezhuthachan Puraskaram



Sachidanandan


Question11:- Who was elected as the new President of Indian National Congress



Rahul Gandhi


Question12:-Name the capital of Catalonia



Barcelona


Question13:-In which language Krishna Sobthi made her literary contributions



Hindi


Question14:- Name the author of the book 'Lincoln in the Bardo'



George Sanders


Question15:-First Indian woman martyr who was beatified



Maria Rani


Question16:- Name the political party of Shinzo Abe, Prime minister of Japan



Liberal Democratic Party


Question17:- In which country Uhuru Kenyatha became president



Kenya


Question18:-Which Indian state declared Urdu second language



Telangana


Question19:- Name the National Security advisor of India



Ajith Doval


Question20:- Which is the most searched word in 2017 according to Merriam-Webster Dictionary



Feminism


Question21:-The venue of 2023 World Cup Cricket



India


Question22:- Who got the latest Moorthi Devi Award



Joy Goswami


Question23:- Indian cricketer who scored his third double century in One day cricket



Rohith Sharma


Question24:- Who was re-elected as the president of Chile



Sebastian Pinera


Question25:- New Vice Chancelllor of Kerala Agricultural University



Dr. R. Chandra Babu


Question26:- Who is the author of 'Daivathinte Pusthakam' which got Award of Kendra Sahithya Academy Award



K.P. Ramanunni


Question27:- The new chief of UNICEF



Henrietta Holsman Force


Question28:- India's first and only design university, 'World University of Design"



Sonipat (Haryana)


Question29:-India's first ever National Rail and Transport University (NRTU) will be set up at ----------



Vadodara (Gujarath)


Question30:- The chief guest of 2018 Republic Day celebrations



Heads of 10 ASEAN countries


Question31:- ISRO had launched -------- number of satellites in the first PSLV mission of the year 2018



31


Question32:- The Abhinav Bharath Trustee who filed a writ for the re inquiry of Gandhiji's assassination



Pankaj Phadnis


Question33:-The New Foreign Secretary of India



Vijay Keshav


Question34:- The first states that implemented the suggestion to start the Financial Year in January of the NIITI Ayog were



Madhya Pradesh and Jharghand


Question35:-The former High Court Judge who was released recently after the Six months imprisonment for the Contempt of Court



Justice (Rtd) Karnan


Question36:-The Janathadal (U) state president who resigned from Rajyasabha recently



M.P. Veerendra Kumar


Question37:- The Indian Cricketer who arrived at the world record with David Miller of the Fastest Century of Twenty-20 Cricket



Rohith Sharma


Question38:-The latest Ashes Trophy winners



Australia


Question39:-The German who defeated P.V. Sindhu and won Gold Medal in the Wimbledon Super series in Dubai



Akane Yamaguchi


Question40:- The new President of African National Congress



Syril Rafamosa


Question41:- The new Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh



Jayram Takkur


Question42:- The new Chief Minister of Gujarath



Vijay Roopani


Question43:- The plant that was expelled from the Category of Tree as per the Forest Amendment Act in India recently



Bamboo


Question44:- The Political Party that left UDF recently



Janathadal (U)


Question45:- The first Country to implement Equal Wage System



Iceland


Question46:-The first State in India to implement the system of handling Court Summons through SMS



Tamil Nadu


Question47:- The former Bihar Chief Minister who was sentenced to imprisonment in the Fodder Sam Case



Lalu Prasad Yadav


Question48:- The first National Park in India for the Differently Abled Children



Hyderabad (Thelangana)


Question49:- The latest Harivarasanam Award Winner



K.S. Chithra


Question50:- The Indian to won the World Rapid Chess Championship



Viswanath Anand


Question51:- Viswanath Anand defeated --------- in World Rapid Chess Championship



Vladimar Fedoseeve (Russia)


Question52:- The Venue of World Rapid Chess Championship in which Viswanath Anand won



Riyad


Question53:-The first Forest Produce to get Geographical Indication Tag from Kerala recently



Nilambur Teak


Question54:-The Kerlite who won the "Kavi Samrat" Award fom the Berampur University of Odisha



K. Sachidanandan


Question55:- The latest winner of Odakkuzhal Award of Guruvayoorappan Trust



Aymanam John


Question56:-The new Chairman of the UGC Commission



Dheerendrapal Singh


Question57:-The new Chairman of ISRO



K. Sivan


Question58:- The fastest Super Computer of India



Prathyush


Question59:- The fastest super computer of India Prathyush is implemented at



IITM of Pune


Question60:- Azheekkode Memmorial Award goes to



M. Mukundan