DESIREIAS QUIZ

Daily MCQ Current Affairs 17th October 2018

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Daily MCQ Current Affairs 17th October 2018

Q-1 Recently Self4society app has been developed by which one ?
A-MyGov
B- Election commission of india
C- Flipkart
D- Greenpeace NGO

MCQ Source-17th October THE HINDU NEWSPAPER, https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/technology/gadgets/narendra-modi-to-launch-app-to-rope-in-volunteers/article25242381.ece

Q-2 Match the following
1-Mossad — Saudi Arabia
2-CIA (Central Intelligence Agency)—U.S.A
3- MI6 (Military Intelligence, Section 6) –UK
4- MSS (Ministry of State Security)—Russia
5- GRU (Main Intelligence Agency)—China
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- 2,3,4,5
B- 1,2,3,5
C- 2,3
D- All of the Above
MCQ Source – 17th October The Hindu Newspaper Front Page –Topic- Sirisena alleges RAW is
plotting his assassination

DESIRE IAS, [17.10.18 17:31]
Q-3 Consider the following statements
1-El Salvador is a mountainous country in western Central America bordered by the Pacific ocean in south, Guatemala in west andHonduras in north and it shares maritime borders with Nicaragua.
2- Chingo volcano lies on the border between El Salvador and Guatemala
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- Only 1
B- Only 2
C- Both are Correct
D- None of the Above

MCQ Source – 17th October The Hindu Newspaper ,page-11 Topic- El Salvador eyes Indian investors

DESIRE IAS, [17.10.18 17:32]
Q-4 Recently Govt of India has launched the project Green-agriculture: transforming Indian agriculture for global environmental benefits and the conservation of critical biodiversity and forest landscapes’ in association with?
A- ASEAN
B- FAO
C- BHUTAN
D – World Bank

MCQ Souce – http://pib.nic.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1549833

DESIRE IAS, [17.10.18 17:33]
Q-5 Swabhimaan is a collaborative initiative of DAY- NRLM in five poorest DAY-NRLM resource blocks in four districts of three Indian states: Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Odisha, in collaboration with which of the following?

1-UNESCO
2-UNICEF
3-Asian Development Bank
4- IMF

Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- Only 1,3
B- Only 1
C- Only 2,4
D- Only 2
MCQ Source-: http://pib.nic.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1549866

DESIRE IAS, [17.10.18 17:35]
Q-6 Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct regarding Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM)?
1-The 12th ASEM meeting will be held at Brussels in Belgium.
2-No meeting of ASEM has ever been held in India.
3-Only one the meetings of ASEM has taken place in Asia.
Select the correct answer using the code below:
A- 1 only
B- 1,2 only
C-2 ,3 only
D- All of the above
MCQ Source -https://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/meetings/international-summit/2018/10/18-19/
https://www.aseminfoboard.org/events/12th-asem-summit-asem12

DESIRE IAS, [17.10.18 17:39]
Q-7 Consider the following statements
1-The Defence Planning Committee is a senior decision-making mechanism created in April 2015 by the Central Government of India to facilitate “comprehensive” planning for the defence forces besides focusing on military doctrines to deal with emerging security challenges for India
2- It is chaired by National Security Advisor of India
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- Only 1
B- Only 2
C- Both are Correct
D- None of the Above

MCQ Source – 17th October The Hindu Newspaper ,Page-8 Topic-A security architecture without the mortar