Currentaffairs-Feb2018

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

PSC Question and Answer about Currentaffairs-Feb2018 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-I


Question1:- The new Chairman of Guruvayur Devaswaom Board



K.B. Mohan Das


Question2:-The latest winner of Prem Nazeer Award Winner



Poovachal Khader


Question3:-The new Chief Election Commissioner of India



Ohm Prakash Ravath


Question4:- The first Muslim Woman Minister to speak in the British Parliament



Nuz Gani


Question5:- The U.S State Department recently stopped the help to which Asian Country



Pakisthan


Question6:-The Music Award of the Udayabhanu Foundation was given to



M.K. Arjunan


Question7:-The first Experimental Launching of BSNL 4G in India is at



Udumban Chola (Idukki)


Question8:-The Father of South African Jazz Music , who recently passed away



Fuge Masekelle


Question9:- The Film which got Thirteen(13) Oscar Nominations



The Shape of Water


Question10:-The Peruvian President who was released from the imprisonment recently on humanitarian grounds



Alberto Fujimori


Question11:-The North Korea recently reinstated the Hotline Connection with which Country



South Korea


Question12:- The Kerala Blasters Coach who resigned



Rene Mulastine


Question13:- The new Chairman of the Water Authority,Kerala ?



Tom Jose


Question14:- The new Governor of the State Madhyapradesh



Anandi Ben Pattel


Question15:- Anandi Ben Pattel was the Chief Minister of ----- state



Gujarath


Question16:- The Actress who is the heroine of the film "Padmavath"



Deepika Padukon


Question17:- The director of the film 'The Shape of Water'



Gilliarmo Del Thoro


Question18:- The Actress who got the Nomination for Best Actress for 21 Times



Merine Streep


Question19:- The Organization that filed suit against the release of the film "Padmavath"



Karni Sena


Question20:- The venue of the first International Dam Safety Authority



Thiruvananthapuram


Question21:-The venue of the World Economic Forum



Davos (Switzerland)


Question22:-International Year of Millets



2018


Question23:-The new Director of VSSC



S. Somanath


Question24:- The new deputy Chief Minister of Gujarath



Nidhin Pattel


Question25:- I.V Das Award of the State Library Council for the Life Time Achievement is give



Dr. N.V. Unnithiri


Question26:-The best Footballer of the Last Year



Muhammed Sala (Egypt)


Question27:- The new President of Liberia



George Viya


Question28:- The first Woman President of Africa



Elen Johnson Sirleef


Question29:-The Capital of Liberia



Manroviya


Question30:-Omprakash Ravath became the Chief Election Commissioner on the retirement of --------



Achal Kumar Jyothi


PART-II

Question31:- The blind world cup cricket winners of 2018



India


Question32:- The venue of Blind World Cup Cricket 2018



Pakisthan and UAE


Question33:- In the Final of Blind World Cup Cricket 2018, India won the Cup defeating -------



Pakisthan


Question34:- The famous Brazilian footballer who retired from the Official Football recently



Ronaldinho


Question35:- Under-19 World Cup winners of 2018



India


Question36:- In the final of Under -19 World Cup , India defeated whom



Australia


Question37:- The Indian Cricketer who was awarded Padma Vibhooshan



Mahendra Singh Dhoni


Question38:- The Rank of India in the FIFA world ranking



102


Question39:- The first rank holder of the FIFA world ranking



Germany


Question40:- The Musician who was awarded Padma Vibhooshan



Ilaya Raja


Question41:- The winner of S. Gupthan Nair award



V.S . Sharma


Question42:- < Who is known as the father of Palliative care in India



Dr. M.R. Rajagopal


Question43:- What is Pallium India



It is a non Govt Organisation based In Kerala


Question44:- who is the founder of Pallium



Dr. M.R. Rajagopal


Question45:- Indian Govt honored Dr M.R. Rajagopal with ------ in 2018



Padma Shri


Question46:- Who was awarded Ashoka Chakra posthumously in 2018 .



Jyothiprakash Nirala


Question47:- India's Highest Peace Time Decoration



Ashoka Chakra


Question48:- The first airman to receive Ashoka Chakra



Jyothiprakash Nirala


Question49:- The Winner of Australian Men's Singles Final



Roger Federar


PART-III


Question50:- India's first Floating Treatment Wetland (FTW) has started in which state?



Hyderabad


Question51:-Plants can grow only with the help of water and sunlight. There is no need of soil. this method is called as ____?



Hydroponics


Question52:-Which scheme has recently launched by india government for solar farming and solar power production. ?



KUSUM


Question53:- What is CriSidEx?



Index for micro and small enterprises


Question54:- Which Bollywood personality has been honoured with the 24th Crystal Award at the World Economic Forum (WEF-2018)?



Shahruk khan


Question55:- Which country has won Under 19 World cup 2018?



India


Question56:-Which app is recently developed by Google for submit stories for and about their communities ?



Bulletin


Question57:- Which country will host the final of both the men’s and women’s World Twenty20 2020 ?



Australia


Question58:-The 2018 National Girl Child Day (NGCD) is celebrated on which date in India?



January 24


Question59:- Who has created a national record in the 63kg women’s category at the 33rd Women Senior National Weightlifting Championships ?



Rakhi Halder


Question60:- The cultural extravaganza “2018 Bharat Parv” will organise from which Indian monument?



Red Fort


Question61:-Oxford Dictionaries has chosen ‘_______’ as the Hindi word of 2017?



Aadhaar


Question62:-Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) has signed a project agreement with the World Bank for Jal Marg Vikas Project. Which river related with this project?



Ganga


Question63:- Agni-1 has Successfully tested in Dr Abdul Kalam Island, Odissha. This Island is also known as __________?



Wheeler Island


Question64:-What is the theme of the 8th National Voters’ Day (25-January)?



Accessible Elections


Question65:-Who has been honoured with the India’s highest peacetime military decoration “Ashoka Chakra” at the 69th Republic DaY?



Jyoti Prakash Nirala


Question66:- Which International organisation will launch a new Global Centre for Cybersecurity to safeguard the world from hackers?



World Economic Forum


Question67:-Which state government has launched Mahatma Gandhi Sarbat Vikas Yojna (MGSVY) for distressed sections?



Punjab


Question68:- What is the name of service provided by google for scans and checks Android devices for any harmful apps?



Google Play Protect


Question69:-What is the name of search engine campaign conducted by google in India to create awareness around Internet safety?



#SecurityCheckKiya


Question70:-Which of the following has become the India’s first indigenously developed vaccine to be pre-qualified by World Health Organisation (WHO)?



Rotavac


Question71:-Which state’s has won the best tableau award at the 69th Republic Day Parade 2018?



Maharashtra


Question72:-The 2018 National Immunisation Day (NID) is celebrated on which date in India?



January 28


Question73:-Who has won the 2018 men’s Singles title in the Australian Open 2018?



Roger Federer


Question74:- Who has benn appointed as the new Foreign Secretary of India?



Vijay Keshav Gokhale


Question75:-unregulated digital money is called as _________?



Crypto currency


Question76:- Who has taken charge as Chief Justice of Kerala High Court?



Antony Dominic


Question77:-Who has taken charge as Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court?



Dinesh Maheswari


Question78:-India’s first ever ‘Khadi Haat’ has launched in which city?



New Delhi


Question79:-Who has won the 2018 women’s singles title in the Australian Open 2018?



Caroline Wozniack


Question80:-The Anti-Leprosy Day is observed on which date in India?



January-30


Question81:- Which state government has launched Zero Budget Natural Farming (ZBNF) project to promote organic farming?



Himachal pradesh


Question82:-Which country has become the world’s largest steel producer in 2017, as per latest report published by World Steel Association (WSA)??



China


Question83:-What is the theme of the 2018 World Leprosy Day (WLD)?



Zero Disabilities in girls and boys


Question84:- The National Power Training Institute (NPTI) is located in which city?



Faredabad


Question85:- Which one is the world’s largest amphibious aircraft?



AG600


Question86:-Which gold standared followed by India, it is recently published for gold purity?



BND-4201


Question87:- What is the expansion of VBND-4201?



Bharatiya Nirdeshak Dravya


Question88:-Which country is being second largest markets for gold after China?



India


Question89:-Which date is clelebrated to mark birthday anniversary of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee The Good Governance Day (GGD).?



December25


Question90:- Which country has launched the world’s longest zip line?



UAE


Question91:- The book “Exam Warriors” has been authored by which union minister?



Narendra Modi


Question92:-What is Blue Flag ?



Project for Cleanliness and development on Beaches


Question93:- The 2018 World Cancer Day (WCD) is observed on which date?



December4


Question94:-In the Union Budget 2018, the Central Government has allocated Rs 48,000 crore for which scheme to encourage farmers for solar farming?



KUSUM scheme


Question95:- Which day is observed as National Mathematics Day ?



December22


Question96:- Which city has got India's first ever AC suburban local train?



Mumbai


Question97:-World logest glass bridge situated in which country?



China


Question98:- Who is the newly appointed Chief Executive of the Nuclear Fuel Complex (NFC)?



Dinesh Srivastava


Question99:- Which state government has launched the ‘Gobardhan Yojana’ to support farmers?



Haryana


Question100:- The first runway on sea bridge is come up in which location ?



Lakshadeep