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Current Affairs-(October-2018)

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PSC Question and Answer about Current Affairs-(October-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.....

Question1:- Nationality of Prof Ved Prakash Nanda who received Padmabhushan in 2018


Question2:- The first City in Kerala to host Twenty -20 Cricket Match


Question3:-The nationality of Nouf Marwaai, the yoga instructor who has recently conferred with Padma Shri Award

Soudi Arabia

Question4:- The number of permanent judges in Kerala High Court


Question5:- Which Bollywood personality has become the official brand ambassador of Sikkim

A.R. Rahman

Question6:-Which Country was visited by Indian P.M Narendra Modi on the occasion of 25 th anniversary of diplomatic relations


Question7:- Who authored the book "Speaking Power to Truth"

P. Chidambaram

Question8:- Who got the latest Pallavur Appu Marar Award of Govt of Kerala

Annamada Parameswara Marar

Question9:-Who has become the first woman chairman of Indian Banks' Association

Usha Ananthasubrahmanyan

Question10:-Who is the Chief Minister of Utter Pradesh

Yogi Adityanath

Question11:- Who was appointed as the Chairman of the Ethics Commission of International Olympic Committeee

Ban Ki Moon

Question12:- Who has been appointed as ICC's first female independent director

Indra Nooyi

Question13:-Which language was adopted as the second language of Telangana


Question14:- Name the Organization that prepares the Global Human Capital Index

World Economic Forum

Question15:- National Rural Livelihoods Mission (NRLM) is also known as


Question16:-Pradhanmanthri Mathruvandana Yojana was implemented in the year


Question17:- The famous Cricketer who was honoured with Padmabhushan in 2018

M.S. Dhoni

Question18:- The Minister for Water Resources in Kerala

Mathew T Thomas

Question19:-The nationality of Rafel Nadal , famous Tennis Player


Question20:-The state in India which implemented Compassionate Family Pension Scheme instead of Compassionate Employment Scheme


Question21:-What is the Track Guage of Kochi Metro

1435 mm

Question22:-Which Country defeated England in the final of 2017 under -17 Football Cup


Question23:- Which is the second largest contributer the United Nations Budget


Question24:- Which Country topped in the medal tally of 2017 Asian Athletic Championship


Question25:-Which Indian state has the largest number of Elephants


Question26:- Which is the venue of the 8 th edition of Theatre Olympics

New Delhi

Question27:-Which South Indian music director has been awarded the Padma Vibhooshan for the year 2018

Ilaya Raja

Question28:- Who headed the State Jury Film Award of 2017

T.V. Chandran

Question29:-With which country India signed Rafale Warplane agreement


Question30:- Who is the Captain of Indian Cricket Team

Virat Kohli

Question31:- Who is the Chief Minister of Puthucherry

V. Narayana Swami

Question32:- Who is the Minister of Agriculture in Kerala

V.S. Sunil Kumar

Question33:- Who is the Minister in charge of the Portfolio of Electricity in Kerala Cabinet

M.M. Mani

Question34:-Who is the President of International Cricket Council

Sasank Manohar

Question35:-Who was appointed as the Amicus Curie in the Case demanding re investigation in the assassination of Gandhiji

Amerendar Sharan

Question36:-Who is the Captain of Indian Hockey Team (Men)

P.R. Sreenish

Question37:-In which district is Banasura Sagar where floating Solar Power Plant was installed


Question38:- H.D. Kumaraswami is the new Chief Minister of


Question39:-In which year Nava Kerala Mission was launched


Question40:- K. Somanathan Nair alias Nathan was passed away in 2018 April was famous as a


Question41:-Name the Country that earned maximum revenue from non residents in 2017


Question42:- The 20 th Country to ban Muthalaq


Question43:-The first Latin American Country to get membership in NATO


Question44:-The first Teritory in the world to repeal same sex marriage


Question45:- The last country to join the list of Test playing nations


Question46:- The Literacy Programme launched by the Literacy Mission for the inmates of Old age Homes and Orphonages .


Question47:- The nationality of Maria Fernado Espinosa who has been selected as the President of United Nations General Assembly


Question48:- The Navel Version of Ballistic missile which is capable of carrying nuclear weapons ,experimented by India in 2018 Feb from Blalasore in Odisha


Question49:- The number of African Countries that have membership in United Nations


Question50:-The number of Test Cricket Playing Nations


Question51:-G.S.T. came into force on

July1, 2017

Question52:-In which country is Gwadar Port


Question53:-Name the first Geoinformatic Panchayath in Kerala


Question54:-Name the Rocket used by ISRO to launch its 100 th satellite CARTOSAT-2


Question55:-Pradhanmanthri Ujjwala Yojana is related to

LPG Connection

Question56:-The back side of new Rs 10 note features motif of 'Rani Ki Vav'. It is a monument in


Question57:-The first Kudumbasree Unit in Kerala for transgender persons


Question58:-The first wick keeper for India to take Ten catches in a single test

Wridhiman Saha

Question59:- The first woman President of NASSCOM

Debjani Gosh

Question60:-What is the dimension of Rs 2000 note

166 mm * 66 mm

Question61:- Which country has roped in Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra as their Tourism Ambassador


Question62:-Who won Gold in the 100 meters men final of the world athletic championship held at London in 2017

Justilin Gatlin

Question63:-Which country won women cricket world cup of 2017


Question64:-Which state assembly has passed the bill on parental care on Sept 15, 2017


Question65:-Which state has started Kabir Mahotsav to mark the 500 th death anniversary of mystic poet and saint Kabir Das

Uttar Pradesh

Question66:-Which was declared as the National Language by Israel


Question67:- Who authored the autobiography "Imperfect"

Sanjay Manjarekar

Question68:- Which Country hosted the Olympics 2016


Question69:-Bhin Bhin, Kaka and Atung are the mascots of

2018 Asian Games

Question70:-In which Assembly Constitution byelection was conducted in 2018


Question71:- In which Country Emerson Mnangagua has been re elected as the President


Question72:- In which Indian state a huge Stautue of Sardar Vallabhai Patel named Statue of Unity is being constructed


Question73:- The brand ambassador of Haritha Keralam Project

K.J. Yesudas

Question74:-SABLA scheme focuses on

Adolescent girls

Question75:-The 193 ed member of UNO

South Sudan

Question76:- In which state is Malkajgiri, the Loksabha Constituency with the largest number of Voters


Question77:-The Chairman of 14 th Finance Commission

Y.V Reddy

Question78:- The tenure of 14 th Finance Commission

2015 -2020

Question79:-The first country to introduce laws to allow the creation of three-parental babies


Question80:-The first state to implement a buy back scheme for PET bottles and plastic milk pouches


Question81:-The height of Statue of Unity

597 Ft

Question82:-The host of ICC World Cup 2019

England , Wales

Question83:-The Nationality of Maria Sharapoa


Question84:- The number of members of European Union


Question85:- The number of members of OPEC


Question86:- The oldest member of 16 th Loksabha

L.K. Advani

Question87:-The proposed venue of 2020 Summer Olympics


Question88:-The Scheme of Govt of Kerala for Children below 18 years of Age who are affected by Fatal diseases


Question89:- What is the name of the mission which aims to achieve full immunisation coverage for all children in the country by 2020

Mission Indradhanush

Question90:- Which award is given to the best goal keeper in FIFA world cup

Golden Glove

Question91:-Which department launched 'Lahari Vimuktha Keralam Project'


Question92:-Which film has won the Palm d Or at rhe 2017 Cannes Film Festival

The Square

Question93:- Which Indian village has won 2017 Smart Village Award

Govardhan Eco Village

Question94:-Which is the first state to ban the inclusion of names of Govt Functionaries on Foundation Stones and Inaugural plaques


Question95:- Which is the Political Party of Imran Khan

Pakistan Thehreek e Insaf

Question96:-Who is the Chairman of Dam Safety Authority of Kerala

R. Ramachandran Nair

Question97:- Who is currently the World's oldest Monarch

Queen Elizabeth II

Question98:-Which launching Vehicle of ISRO got the reward of 104 space craft in their desired orbits


Question99:- A number of petitions were brought before the Supreme Court challenging Section 377 . What is related to Section 377 of Indian Penal Code

Home Sexuality

Question100:- Who was selected for the Outstanding Parliamentarian Award 2017

Bhartruhari Mahatab