17 November 2019 Daily Current Affairs MCQ | UPSC PCS,SSC, BANK,RAILWAY, POLICE , NVS #Trending


17 November 2019 Daily Current Affairs MCQ | UPSC PCS,SSC, BANK,RAILWAY, POLICE , NVS #Trending

Q - 1 Daily Current Affairs

When is National Press Day celebrated?  

a.  10 November 
b.  11 November 
c.  16 November 
d.  17 November 

Notes:- This was the day the Press Council of India started functioning.  

✳️ Press Council of India is the watchdog which ensures that the press maintains high standards and does not succumb to any threat and influence.

Q - 2 Daily Current Affairs

Which state will host the World Kabaddi Cup from 1 to 9 December?  

a. In Punjab  
B. In Haryana  
C. in Odisha  
D. In Kerala 

Notes:- Punjab ( पंजाब ) 
Capital : Chandigarh 
Governor : V . P . Singh Badnore 
Chief minister : Amarinder Singh

✳️ World Kabaddi Cup will be organized by Punjab Government from 1st to 9th December in Punjab.  

✳️  This year's tournament will be dedicated to the 550th birth anniversary of Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak Dev Ji.  It has nine teams: India, USA, Australia, England, Sri Lanka, Kenya, New Zealand, Pakistan and Canada likely to participate in the tournament.

Q - 3 Daily Current Affairs

Who won the BRICS - Young Innovator Award at the 4th BRICS - Young Scientist Forum 2019?  

a.  Kamlesh Tiwari 
b.  Sunil Sharma  
C.  Lakshya Sen 
d.  Ravi Prakash 

Notes:- PhD student at the Indian Council of Agricultural Research - National Dairy Research Institute, Bangalore, won the BRICS 

✳️ Young Innovator Award for small and marginal rural dairy farmers for the invention of an indigenously manufactured and affordable unit of milk cooling  is .  

✳️ The theme of fourth BRICS - YSF "Cybersecurity and Bio - Economy" (Place - in Brazil)

Q - 4 Daily Current Affairs

Recently who has been appointed by FIFA as head of global football development program?  

a.  Pawan Sharma 
b.  Mac Johnson to 
c.  Louis Hamilton to 
d.  Asin Wenger 

Notes:- President of FIFA: Gianni Infrantino - 
Established: 21 May 1904 • 
Headquarters: Zurich, Switzerland

Q - 5 Daily Current Affairs

Recently how many South American football officials have been banned for life by FIFA (Federation Internationale de Football Association) in connection with the 2015 corruption scandal?  

a.  Two 
B.  Three
c.  Four 
d. Five 

Notes:- Of the three officials who were banned, former Peruvian Football Federation official Manuel Berga and Argentina's Eduv?  Deluca and Jose Luis Meckner.

Q - 6 Daily Current Affair 

Recently, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) gave a new name to Ultima Thule, the farthest space rock from Earth after the controversy?  

a.  Anaconda 
b.  Magnus 
c.  Marissus 
d.  Arokoth 

Notes:- NASA ( नासा )
National Aeronautics and Space Administration 
Headquarters : Washington , D . C . , United States 
Founder : Dwight D . Eisenhower 
Founded : 29 July 1958 , United States

✳️ Ultima Thule is the farthest body from Earth, in the Armenian language, Arokoth meaning "Sky" has been renamed due to a dispute over the old Nazi name.

Q - 7 Daily Current Affairs

Who has been appointed as the new chairman of British-Dutch consumer support company Unilever.  

a.  Nils Anderson 
b.  Manoj Sharma 
c.  Michael Rosberg 
d.  Anderson Hong 

Replace =  Marijan Deckers

Notes:- Establishment of Unilever: 2 September 1929 
Headquarters: London, United Kingdom (UK) and Netherlands

Q - 8 Daily Current Affairs

Recently, Ministry of AYUSH organized an International Conference on Yoga at which place from 15 to 16 November 2019?  

a.In Gwalior  
B. in Lucknow  
C. in Bhopal  
D. In mysore

Notes :- Topics in Mysore → 'Yoga for Heart Care' This conference is the fifth conference of the series being organized by the 69th meeting of the United Nations General Assembly, after unanimously adopting the proposal to celebrate June 21 as International Yoga Day.  is .

Q - 9 Daily Current Affairs

In which state will the 50th edition of the Indian International Film Festival be held?  

a.  Bihar
b.  Maharashtra 
C. Odisha 
d.  Goa 

Date - 20 to 28 November 

Notes:- Recently the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting released its official anthem and radio jingle on the occasion of Golden Jubilee of International Film Festival (IFFI) to be held in Goa.  

✳️ This anthem is inspired by the nine rasas (sentiments) of the Natya Shastra and a combination of scenes from major films and dance 'postures, composed by renowned dancer Geeta Chandran and Grammy Award-winning composer Ricky Cage.

Q - 10 Daily Current Affairs

Recently Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan inaugurated the Food Processing Technical Exhibition developed by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research at which place?  

A. in Bhubaneswar  
B. in mumbai  
C. in Gurugram  
D. In New Delhi 

Notes:- The exhibition showcased the latest research and development in the food processing sector in the country.