19th October 2020 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 19th October 2020 in English

 

 

  1. Global reports say cases of Tuberculosis in 2020 down by 25% in India, then tell us Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease usually caused by which of the following bacteria?

(A) Actinobacteria

(B) Mycobacterium bovis

(C) Mycobacterium fortuitum

(D) Mycobacterium tuberculosis

ANSWERS: – 1(D) 

 

  1. When was Global Hunger Index Report created first time as India has the highest prevalence of wasted children less than five years in the world, which reflects acute under nutrition, according to the Global Hunger Index 2020?

(A) 2007

(B) 2000

(C) 2009

(D) 2006

Ans:2(D) 

 

  1. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) organizes 7th Interpol Liaison Officers conference on a virtual platform, India is one of the oldest members of Interpol, and joined the organization in which year?

(A) 1979

(B) 1989

(C) 1949

(D) 1967

Ans: 3(C) 

 

  1. Congress MLA and leader of the Opposition in the Assembly DebabrataSaikia said the NRC authorities had not obtained permission from the SC to issue the directive. So, tell us what is National Register of Citizens (NRC)?

(A) A register prepared after the conduct of the Census of 1951 in respect of each village.

(B) A register prepared after the conduct of the Census of 1981 in respect of each City.

(C) A register prepared after the conduct of the Census of 1971 in respect of each village

(D) None

Ans: 4(A)

 

  1. The FBI is investigating whether emails that were published by the New York Post related to Joe Biden’s son, are connected to a possible Russian, so when was FBI established?

(A) 1908

(B) 1987

(C) 1769

(D) 1998

Ans: 5(A) 

 

  1. Which of the following statement (s) is/are true regarding New Zealand?

 

  1. New Zealand is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
  2. New Zealand’s capital city is Wellington, and its most populous city is Auckland.

(A) Only I

(B) Only II

(C) Both I & II

(D) Neither I nor II

Ans:6(C) 

  1. Which of the following statement (s) is/are true regarding Enforcement Directorate?
  1. The Directorate of Enforcement, with its headquarters at Mumbai, is headed by the Director of Enforcement.
  2. The origin of this Directorate goes back to 1 May 1956, when an ‘Enforcement Unit’ was formed, in Department of Economic Affairs, for handling Exchange Control Laws violations under Foreign Exchange Regulation Act, 1978. In the year 1988, this Unit was renamed as ‘Enforcement Directorate’.

(A) Only I

(B) Only II

(C) Both I & II

(D) Neither I nor II

Ans:7(D)

 

  1. Which of the following statement (s) is/are true regarding World Food Day?

 

 

  1. World Food Day is an international day celebrated every year worldwide on 18 October.
  2. The World Food Day theme for 2014 was Family Farming: “Feeding the world, caring for the earth”; in 2015 it was “Social Protection and Agriculture: Breaking the Cycle of Rural Poverty”.

(A) Only I

(B) Only II

(C) Both I & II

(D) Neither I nor II

Ans: 8(B)

 

  1. Match the list I with list II in terms of Bridges and their location.

            List I                                                     List II

  1. Howrah Bridge                        1. Hoogly
  2. Nehru Setu                                 2. Son

    C.BhupenHazarikaSetu               3. Lohit

ABC

(A) 123

(B) 213

(C) 231

(D) 312

Ans: 9(A)

  1. Match the list I with list II in terms of Indian Zoos and their location.

              List I                                                                                     List II

  1. Allen Forest Zoo                                         1. Bhubaneswar
  2. Indira Gandhi Zoological Park                 2. Kanpur

C.Nandankanan Zoological Park                      3. Visakhapatnam

ABC

(A) 123

(B) 213

(C) 231

(D) 312

Ans: 10(C)

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