Daily Current Affairs GK 01 DECEMBER 2019 for RRB NTPC, Group D, SSC CGL, SBI, IBPS, NVS, Police, UPSC


Daily Current Affairs GK 01 DECEMBER 2019 for RRB NTPC, Group D, SSC CGL, SBI, IBPS, NVS, Police, UPSC

Daily Current Affairs GK 01 DECEMBER 2019 for RRB NTPC, Group D, SSC CGL, SBI, IBPS, NVS, Police, UPSC

Q - 1 Daily Current Affairs

Who among the following became the fastest cricketer to score 7, 000 test runs?  

a.  Virat Kohli 
b.  Shikhar Dhawan 
c.  Steve Smith 
d.  Rohit Sharma 

Notes:- India's Virat Kohli touched 7000 runs in 138 innings in Test cricket.  Sehwag had achieved this feat in 79 Test matches and 134 innings.

✳️ Smith broke the 73-year-old record of Volley Hammond in the 126th innings of his 70th Test match by taking a single off Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Moses.  Volley Hammond of England achieved this record in the year 1946 at the Oval against India.  Hammond had completed 7000 runs in 131 Test innings.

Q - 2 Daily Current Affairs

Which film was awarded the Golden Peacock Award at the '50th Indian International Film Festival (IFFI - 2019)?  

a.  Shaho 
b.  Housefull - 3 
c.  Particles 
d.  Marjawa - 

Notes:- 'Particles' film directed by Blaise Harrison and produced by Ashley Fialone has won the prestigious Golden Peacock Award at the recently concluded 50th Indian International Film Festival (IFFI) in Goa.  

 ✳️ 'Particles' film is based on the mysteries of adolescence ".

Q - 3 Daily Current Affairs

Recently noted mountaineer Brad Gobright of which country died while climbing Sheer Rock in northern Mexico?  

a.  Japan 
b.  India 
c.  China 
d.  America 

Notes:- Gobrite was from California (America)

Q - 4 Daily Current Affairs

Recently the former PM of which country, Yasuhiro Nakasone, passed away?  

a.  Bangladesh 
b.  Vietnam 
c.  Thailand 
d.  Japan 

Notes:- He was Prime Minister of Japan from 1982 to 1987.

Q - 5 Daily Current Affairs

What is the penalty that RBI imposed on Corporation Bank at the end of November 2019?  a.  

1 crore rupees 
b.  1.  50 crore rupees 
c.  2 .  20 crores 
d.  25.  3 crores 

Notes:-  Corporation Bank (Corporation Bank) 
Headquarters: Mangalore  
CEO: P.  V.  Bharathi

✳️ This penalty has been imposed for not complying with certain provisions of the directives issued by the Reserve Bank of India. 

Q - 6 Daily Current Affairs

What was India's GDP growth in July - September 2019 due to slowdown in manufacturing production and activity in agriculture sector?  

a.  3.  3 percent 
b.  4.  0 percent 
c.  4.  5 percent 
d.  5.  0 percent

Notes:- Gross domestic product (GDP) is the monetary value of all finished goods and services produced within the country's boundaries over a specific time period.  Gross domestic product is the best way to measure a country's economy.

✳️ This figure of GDP growth for the September 2019 quarter is the lowest since January - March of 2012 - 13 when it is 4.  3 percent was recorded.

Q - 7 Daily Current Affairs

Recently the Central Government approved the bilateral cooperation MoU between India and which country to stop human trafficking, rescue the victims and send them to abroad?  

a.  China 
b.  Bangladesh 
c.  Bhutan 
d.  Myanmar 

Notes:- Myanmar (Burma) 
Capital: Naypyidaw 
Currency: Burmese kyat 
President: Win Myint

Q - 8 Daily Current Affairs

Recently researchers have discovered a new species of snake in Arunachal Pradesh, what is the name of this new species of snake?  

a.  Trachecium round 
b.  Trachecium apte 
c.  Clarion Nightsnake 
d.  Clarion Apte 

Notes:- It is given this name in honor of Deepak Apte, the noted marine biologist and director of the Bombay Natural History Society.  It is a venomous bill-digging snake found in the Tally Valley Wildlife Sanctuary in Zero town of Arunachal Pradesh.  The snakes of the genus Trachisium are usually slender and currently have seven species.

Q - 9 Daily Current Affairs

Recently the Central Government approved the establishment of a strategic partnership council between India and which country?  

a.  Saudi Arabia 
b.  Nepal 
c.  China 
d.  Iran 

Notes:- Saudi Arabia (Saudi Arabia) 
Capital: Riyadh 
Currency: Saudi riyal King: Salman of Saudi Arabia

Q - 10 Daily Current Affairs

Which Indian archer recently won a gold medal in the women's individual recurve event of the 21st Asian Championship?  

a.  Deepika Kumari 
b.  Laxmirani Majhi 
c.  Dola Benergy 
d.  Ankita Bhakta 

Notes:- Indian archer Deepika Kumari defeated compatriot Ankita Bhakta 6 - 0 in the women's individual recurve event.  Ankita received a silver medal.  Earlier, both of them reached the semi-finals and won the individual Olympic quota for the country.