Important Weekly Current Affairs Quiz from 15-21st May 2019

1) Which of the following bank launched a co-branded multi-currency card along with online travel booking portal Goibibo?

Ans:- ICICI Bank

2) Who launched Online Souvenir Store in Partnership with Amazon India?

Ans:- Doordarshan

3) IAAF World Relays 2019 was held in __________.

Ans:- Japan

4) RBI Appoints whom as an additional director for the board of private sector lender YES Bank?

Ans:- R Gandhi

5) What was the theme of the Indian Pavillion in the 58th Venice Biennale that held in Italy?

Ans:- 150 years of Mahatma Gandhi

6) Where did the Cannes Film Festival begins?

Ans:- France

7) Indian Navy's 1st Full-Fledged SSB Opened at __________.

Ans:- Kolkata

8) According to the Sunday Times Rich List, Who have been named as the wealthiest people in the UK?

Ans:- Hinduja Group

9) Name the Indian Cricketer, who won the Lifetime Achievement Award in CEAT International Cricket Awards 2019

Ans:- Mohinder Amarnath

10) Who won the International Cricketer of the Year Award in CEAT International Cricket Awards 2019?

Ans:- Virat Kohli

11) Who won the women's singles title at the 2019 Madrid Open tennis tournament?

Ans:- Kiki Bertens

12) Who has become the world's most successful women's ODI spinner?

Ans:- Sana Mir

13) Who of the following has been conferred with the 2019 CEAT International Bowler of the Year?

Ans:- Jasprit Bumrah

14) Which of the following team won the Fairplay Award in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019?

Ans:- Sunrisers Hyderabad

15) What is the name of the joint exercise carried out by the India Armed Forces that was held in Teressa Island, Andaman and Nicobar?

Ans:- Bull Strike

16) Who is appointed as New Chairman of ITC?

Ans:- Sanjiv Puri

17) The World Telecommunication Day celebrated on May 17. The theme for 2019 is;

Ans:- Bridging the standardization gap

18) Which country recently blocked all editions of Wikipedia?

Ans:- China

19) Who launched a document named 'Payment and Settlement Systems in India: Vision 2019 - 2021' recently?

Ans:- RBI

20) Who received the Knighthood by Prince Charles, Prince of Wales?

Ans:- Andy Murray

21) 2023 Asian Cup Football tournament will be hosted by;

Ans:- China

22) Who is appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Nauru?

Ans:- Padmaja

23) Name the Nepali who Scales Mt Everest for 23rd Time.

Ans:- Kami Rita

24) Scientists from which country found a new bird like Dinosaur named "Alcmonavis Poeschli"?

Ans:- Germany

25) Nitin Chugh was appointed as the next Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of this Small Finance Bank recently.

Ans:- Ujjivan Small Finance Bank

26) Which Indian actor has collaborated with American TV host David Letterman for a Netflix special?

Ans:- Shahrukh Khan

27) Who was awarded with the prestigious Sasakawa Award 2019?

Ans:- Pramod Kumar Mishra

28) The world's largest optical telescope was developed by;

Ans:- India

29) Name the Maritime Exercise between Singapore and India that held in Singapore recently.


30) When did World AIDS Vaccine Day is celebrated?

Ans:- May 18

31) Name the missile which was teste by the Indian Army.


32) Name the online writing of Annual Performance Appraisal Report (APAR) project launched for Group 'B' and 'C' Officers of Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs (CBIC).

Ans:- SPARROW (Smart Performance Appraisal Report Recording Online Window)

33) The third round of Foreign Office Consultations between India and __________ was held in New Delhi.

Ans:- Botswana

34) What is the theme of 2019 World Hypertension Day?

Ans:- Know Your Numbers

35) Who won the Best Child Actor Award at 19th New York Indian Film Festival?

Ans:- Sunny Pawar

36) World Bee Day was observed as __________

Ans:- 20th May

37) The first Indian state, which tap into masala bond market.

Ans:- Kerala

38) Virat Kohli and Rishabh Pant was named as the brand ambassadors of this company.

Ans:- Himalaya MEN

39) 2019 International Army Scout Masters Competition will be held in which of the following city?

Ans:- Jaisalmer

40) Who has been elected as the President of Indonesia?

Ans:- Joko Widodo

41) The voting for the Lok Sabha Elections 2019 was held in how many constituencies?

Ans:- 542

42) Who is appointed as Pakistan's High Commissioner to India?

Ans:- Moin-ul-Haq

43) Who won 2019 Italian Open Tennis tournament?

Ans:- Rafael Nadal

44) How many missions have been announced by ISRO to be conducted in next 10 years?

Ans:- 7

45) Who launched a scheme named 'HeART' to Mentor Real Estate Technology Companies?

Ans:- HDFC Capital

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