Currentaffairs-April-2018

UPSC, PSC, BANK, RAILWAY,etc. Examination Questions

PSC Question and Answer about Currentaffairs-April-2018 including for 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.....

Part-II

Updated on 26/04/2018


Question1:-The neighboring country of India in where National emergency was declared recently



Srilanka


Question2:- The president of Srilanka



Mithripala Sirisena


Question3:- The new Chief Minister of Tripura



Biplav Deb Kumar


Question4:- The person who became the life time President of China through Constitutional Amendment



Shijin Ping


Question5:- The Chinese Parliament



National Peoples Congress


Question6:- The first scheduled caste woman who was elected to Pak Senate



Krishnakumari Koli


Question7:- Who was the latest winner of Bharat Jyothi Award



P. Sreerama Krishnan


Question8:- The person who was elected as the Nepal President again



Bindya Devi Bhandari


Question9:- The first woman to become the head of the CIA



Jina Haspal


Question10:- The Scientist who died recently



Stephan Hockins


Question11:- "The brief History of Time " is written by



Stephan Hockins


Question12:- Stephan Hockins was born in which country



Britain


Question13:- "Large Scale Structure of Space Time " is written jointly by Stephan Hockins and ---------



G F R Ellies


Question14:- The film based on the life of Stephan Hockins



'The theory of Everything"


Question15:-The place of India in the list of happiness prepared by UN



113


Question16:-The country which has the first place in the list of happiness prepared by UN



Phinland


Question17:-The first Food Safety district of India



Kollam


Question18:-The person who became the president of Russia for the 4 th time



Vladimer Putchin


Question19:- The panchayath which was modeled by the Central Govt for making 500 villages of India, complete Yoga Villages



Kunnathanam (Pathanamthitta)


Question20:- The fruit which was declared as the official fruit of Kerala recently



Jack Fruit


Question21:-The southern zonal head of Kendra Sahithya Academy



Prabha Varma


Question22:- The painting of Raja Ravi Varma which was sold for 5.17 crore rupees



Thilothama


Question23:-The new security adviser of US



John Boltten


Question24:- The venue first Global Digital Conference



Kochi


Question25:-The construction of the biggest solar park of the world is continuing in ---- country



UAE


Question26:-The first Green Mall was opened at



Thiruvananthapuram (Mall of Travancore)


Question27:- The new Health Insurance Project of Central Govt



Ayushman


Question28:- The world Happiness Day



March 20


Question29:-The French President who visited India recently



Emmanuel Macron


Question30:-Catalonia which demands independence is a part of ------ country



Spain


Question31:-Where is All India Institute of Ayurveda



New Delhi


Question32:- In which subject the Royal Swedish Academy of Science has selected three American scientists Rainer Weiss, Barry .c Barish and Kip .s Thorne for 2017 Nobel Prize



Physics


Question33:- Prof Jagdish Mukhi is the new Governor of



Assam


Question34:- Satya Pal Malik is the new Governor of



Bihar


Question35:- The International Day of Older Persons (IDOP) is observed on -----every year on



October 11


Question36:- Which constituency is represented by P.Sreeramakrishnan, the current speaker , in Krala Legislative Assembly



Ponnani


Question37:- The Venue of the World Economic Forum 2018



Davos


Question38:- The richest city in India



Mumbai


Question39:- The oldest to secure world number one in Lawn Tennis



Roger Frederer


Question40:-The new Chief Justice of Kerala High Court



Js Antony Dominique


Question41:- The Nationality of Richard H Thaler who has won 2017 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences for his contributions to behavioral economics



USA


Question42:-The first lady super star of Indian cinema who passed away recently



Sridevi


Question43:- Mitra Shakthi 2017 was a joint military training exercise between India and -----



Sri Lanka


Question44:- Cyril Ramaphosa is the new president of



South Africa


Question45:- First Indian Woman Martyr who was beatified



Maria Rani


Question46:- .In 2017, the Ayurveda Day was observed on



October 17


Question47:- In which subject, Kazuo Ishiguro won Nobel Prize in 2017



Literature


Question48:-Name the minister for Culture in Kerala



A.K. Balan


Question49:- The first Country in the world to grant citizenship to a robot



Saudi Arabia


Question50:- The height of the statue of Unity



182 m


Question51:- Who was the author of 'Daivathinte Pusthakam' which got the Award of Kendra Sahithya Academy Award



K.P. Ramanunni


Question52:-Which country was defeated in the finals of 2017 Asia Cup Hockey



Malaysia


Question53:- The prize money of the latest Jyan Peeth Award



11 Lakhs


Question54:- The president of Kerala Sahithya Academy



Vaishakhan


Question55:- Party of Hope is the opposition party in



Japan


Question56:- World Osteoporosis day is observed on



October 20


Question57:- 2018 is celebrated as the year of



Millets


Question58:- Bandhan Express started in 2017 November connects India and



Bangladesh


Question59:- The capital of Catalonia



Barcelonia


Question60:-Which country lifted 2017 Asia Cup Hockey



India


Question61:- The new chairman of the State Bank of Travancore



Rajnish Kumar


Question62:-Whose birth day is celebrated as the National Ayurveda Day



Dhanwanthari


Question63:- The latest Vayalar Award winner



T.D. Ramakrishnan


Question64:- Who go the latest Padmaprabha Puraskaram



Prabha Varma


Question65:-Who got the first Khasak Puraskaram by O.V. Vijayan Foundation



K.V. Mohan Kumar


Question66:-The first woman to get the DGP rank in Kerala Police



R. Sreelekha


Question67:- Which day is declared as the world Radio Day by UNESCO



fEBRUARY 13


Question68:- Who is the new chairman of Central Academy of Letters



Chandrasekhara Kambar


Question69:-With which country, India made the Rafel Aircraft deal



France


Question70:-The Ruling party of Japan



Liberal Democratic Party


Question71:-The Tamil word which was recently included in the Oxford Dictionary



Anna


Question72:- The venue of 2017 Asia Cup Hockey



Dhaka


Question73:-The venue of World Kerala Sabha held in 2018



Thiruvananthapuram


Question74:- Kerala has conducted the country's first ever-ever transgender one day athlete meet. The venue was



Thiruvanathapuram


Question75:-In which district is Sreekrishnapuram which bagged the Swaraj Trophy for 2016-17



Palakkad


Question76:- Which Temple in Tamil Nadu was adjudged as the cleanest iconic place in country under Swachhta Hi Seva (cleanliness is service )programme



Madurai Meenakshi


Question77:-Which became the first state in the country to incorporate skill development programme in higher education



Rajasthan


Question78:-The winner of 2017 Man Booker Prize



George Saunders


Question78a:- India's first Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) under Hybrid Annuity Mode will come up in



Haridwar


Question79:-In which Indian state Gangaprasad is appointed new governor



Meghalaya


Question80:- The seat of International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons which has won 2017 Nobel Peace Prize



Geneva


Part-I

Updated on 10/04/2018


Question81:- The new Vice Chancellor of Malayalam University



Anil Vallthol


Question82:- The head of Kanchi Math , who died recently



Jayaendra Saraswathy


Question83:- The biggest Solar Park in the world has been inaugurated recently at



Pavagada (Karnataka)


Question84:-The richest person in the world as per Hurun Magazine Survey



Jeff Besos (Amazon Company)


Question85:- The second Richest person in the world as per the Hurun Magazine Survey



Warren Buffet


Question86:- The Richest Indian person as per the Hurun Magazine Survey



Mukesh Ambani


Question87:- The Richest Keralite as per the Hurun Magazine



M.A. Yusafali


Question88:- The former Chairperson of State Woman Commission who died recently



Justice (Rtd) Sreedevi


Question89:- The youngest Indian Shooter who won Gold in the World Cup



Manu Bhakar


Question90:-Manu Bhakar is the native of



Hariyana


Question91:-The neighboring country of India where Emergency has been declared recently



Sreelanka


Question92:- According to the Global Power Index, India has the ------- place in the Military Force in the world



4


Question93:- According to the Global Power Index, which country has the first place in the Military Force in the world



USA


Question94:- According to the Global Power Index, which country has the second place in the Military Force in the world



China


Question95:- According to the Global Power Index, which country has the third place in the Military Force in the world



Russia


Question96:-The new Chief Minister of Meghalaya



Conrad Sangma


Question97:-To which Party , Conrad Sangma belongs



National Peoples Party


Question98:- The (Kerala state) best actor of 2017



Indrans (film : Alorukkam)


Question99:- The (Kerala state) best actress of 2017



Parvathy ( film : Take Off)


Question100: The (Kerala state) best film of 2017



Ottamuri Velicham


Question101:- The director of the film 'Ottamuri Velicham'



Rahul Riji Nair


Question102:- The (Kerala State) best Director of 2017



Lijo Jose Pellissery (film : ee. ma. you)


Question103:- The new Chief Minister of Nagaland



Nephue Riyo


Question104:- To which party Nephu Rio belongs to



Democratic Progressive Party


Question105:- The Elliviesel Prize given to whom is recently bought back



Ong San Suchi


Question106:- Ong San Suchi belongs to which Country



Myanmar


Question107:- Who signed the contract to continue as the trainer of Indian Foot Ball Team until 2019



Stephan Constantain


Question108:- The Indian Woman who was selected to the Director Board of ICC



Indra Nuyi


Question109:-Julan Goswamy is associated with which sports item



Cricket


Question110:- The person who took as Minister of Transport in Kerala again



K.K. Saseendran


Question111:- The world woman's day is observed on



March 8


Question112:- The latest winner of Kamalaya Goyanka Foundation Prize



C.G. Rajagopal


Question113:- The Mexican Film Director who got the Oscar for the best Director



Gillermo Del Toro (Shape of Water)


Question114:- The film which got Four Oscar Awards including the Best Film



The Shape of Water


Question115:-How many nominations did the film 'The Shape of Water' get



Thirteen


Question116:- The person who won the Life Time Achievement Prize of the Asian Voice Weekly, Britain



Shathrughnan Sinha


Question117:-The Gulf Country which had been made 12 treaties with India recently



Jordan


Question118:- The first World Photography Award of the Kerala Media Academy was given to



Nick Utt


Question119:- The Prize Winning Photography of Nick Utt



"Terror of War"


Question120:-"Terror of War" also won the famous ------- prize



Pulitzer Prize


Question121:- The famous photograph "Terror of war " is associated with



Vietnam War


Question122:- The Kerala City that ranked fourth place in the list of the hottest places in India



Thrissur


Question123:- The hottest city in India



Surat


Question124:- The Oscar winner for the Best Actor of the year



Garry Oldman


Question125:- The film for which Garry Oldman got the Oscar for the best Actor



Darkest Hour


Question126:- Garry Oldman plaiyed the role of ------- in the film Darkest Hour



Winston Churchil


Question127:- The Indian athlete who won the Gold Medal for Shooting in the World Cup



Shah Sir Rizwi


Question128:- The Indian born who became the Head of the Anti Terrorist Department of Scotland Yard



Neel Basu


Question129:- The first Indian Union Territory which works completely on the Solar Energy



Diu


Question130:-The Indian state which had recently been passed the bill of Death Penalty for the crime of raping 12 year or below old Children



Rajasthan


Question131:- The new Political Party of Actor Kamalahasan



Makkal Neethi Mayyam


Question132:-The former Bengladesh President who was imprisoned for 5 years in the Corruption case



Khalida Siya


Question133:- Who was elected as the Bengladesh President again



Abdul Hameed