SSC Combined Graduate Level examination, the most awaited Govt. job recruitment exam, is going to be announced next month. Apart from it, IBPS PO / Clerk and Sub Inspector exams are scheduled to be conducted around the same time as well. Considering it, this becomes the most crucial time for any aspirant who is targeting a public sector job. It goes without saying that one’s preparation for such exams is incomplete without proper understanding of Current Affairs.
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Current Affairs September 2019
Question 1. Who among the following was recently appointed Brand Ambassador of Madhya Pradesh tourism?
a. Jackie Shroff
c. Anupam Kher
d. Sushant Singh Rajput
Question 2. Kristalina Georgieva, who recently became the Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF), belongs to which of the following countries?
b. Czech Republic
Question 3. The 1st SITMEX, a trilateral naval exercise between Singapore, India & Thailand, was conducted at
a. Bangkok, Thailand
b. Visakhapatnam, India
c. Port Blair (Andaman Sea), India
d. South China Sea
Answer: Port Blair (Andaman Sea), India
Question 4. Name the actor who has been awarded Dada Sahab Phalke award recently.
a. Rishi Kapoor
c. Amitabh Bachchan
d. Shatrughan Sinha
Answer: Amitabh Bachchan
Question 5. Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria has been appointed as the new
a. Director of CBI
b. Chief of Naval Staff
c. Air Chief Marshal
d. Chief of Army Staff
Answer: Air Chief Marshal
Question 6. ‘Tiger Triumph’, a tri-service military exercise, is going to be conducted at Visakhapatnam & Kakinada between India and
c. United Kingdom
Question 7. Which of the following is going to be India’s official entry in the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 92nd Oscar awards (Academy Awards 2020)?
a. Uri: The Surgical Strike
b. Gully Boy
d. Article 15
Answer: Gully Boy
Question 8. Which of the following is true with respect to the National Tourism awards that were given away recently?
a. Best State: Andhra Pradesh
b. Adventure Tourism: Madhya Pradesh & Goa
c. Best Film Promotion-Friendly State: Uttarakhand
d. All of the above
Answer: All of the above
Question 9. World Tourism Day (WTD) is observed annually on 27th September. The theme for WTD 2019 was
a. Travel to Know Your World
b. Travel Around the World
c. Bringing the World Closer through Tourism
d. Tourism and Jobs: A better future for all
Answer: Tourism and Jobs: A better future for all
Question 10. Bing Dwen Dwen, the official mascot for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, is a
d. Snow Leopard
Question 11. Shuey Rhon Rhon, the official mascot for the 2022 Beijing Winter Paralympics, is a
a. Tiger Cub
b. Glowing Lantern
c. Talking Dolphin
d. Cute Poodle
Answer: Glowing Lantern
Question 12. Name the team that India defeated in the finals to win the 2019 South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Under-18 Championship.
Question 13. The 2019 KAZIND, a joint military exercise between India and Kazakhstan, was conducted at
a. Umroi, Meghalaya
b. Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
c. Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand
d. Suratgarh, Rajasthan
Answer: Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand
Question 14. Who among the following has been appointed Chairman of Chiefs of Staff Committee?
a. Admiral Karambir Singh
b. Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria
c. General Bipin Rawat
d. Raj Nath Singh
Answer: General Bipin Rawat
Question 15. Name the team that won the 2019 Women’s Senior National Football Championship.
Question 16. Which of the following cricketers is associated with the WWF Rhino Conservation campaign in India?
a. Virender Sehwag
b. Rohit Sharma
c. Gautam Gambhir
d. Ravindra Jadeja
Answer: Rohit Sharma
Question 17. Gujarat has signed a sister state agreement with which of the following American States?
c. New Jersey
Answer: New Jersey
Question 18. Which team was the winner of the 2019 FIBA World Basketball Championship?
Question 19. When is Hindi Divas observed annually?
a. 14th September
b. 21st September
c. 23rd September
d. 26th September
Answer: 14th September
Question 20. Name the SEBI Committee that has been constituted on Social Stock Exchanges.
a. Usha Thorat Committee
b. Deepak Mohanty Committee
c. TN Manoharan Committee
d. Ishaat Hussain Committee
Answer: Ishaat Hussain Committee
Question 21. ‘Digital Payment Abhiyan’ has been launched by Data Security Council of India and Ministry of Electronics & IT in partnership with
Question 22. International Day of Peace (IDP) is observed annually on 21st September. The theme for IDP 2019 was
a. Nonviolence for a Better world
b. Climate Action for Peace
c. Giving up Arms Race
d. Defusing Conflict Zones
Answer: Climate Action for Peace
Question 23. Ayushman Bharat-PM Jan Arogya Yojna completed one year on 23rd September. To mark this occasion, when was Ayushman Bharat Pakhwara observed across the country?
a. From 16th August to 31st August
b. From 1st September to 15th September
c. From 15th September to 30th September
d. From 1st October to 15th October
Answer: 15th September to 30th September
Question 24. India Water Week (IWW) was observed from 24th September to 28th September, 2019. What was the theme for IWW 2019?
a. Coping with Water Scarcity & Desertification
b. Water Harvesting for a Better Tomorrow
c. Water Conservation: A Must for Survival
d. Water Cooperation-Coping with 21st-Century Challenge
Answer: Water Cooperation-Coping with 21st-Century Challenge
Question 25. Who among the following was chosen FIFA Men’s Player of the Year 2019?
a. Cristiano Ronaldo
b. Eden Hazard
c. Lionel Messi
d. Kylian Mbappé
Answer: Lionel Messi
Question 26. Name the Indian firm that has won the 2019 UN Global Climate Action Award in the category ‘Climate Neutral Now’.
Question 27. Which country has issued coins in the denomination of Rs. 100, Rs. 1000 and Rs. 2500 bearing the Sikh symbol to commemorate the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nank Dev Ji?
Question 28. Which award did Telgu Poet Dr. K Siva Reddy win recently for his literary work ‘Pakkaki Ottigilite’?
a. Saraswati Samman
b. Vyas Samman
c. Jnanpith Award
d. Sahitya Akademi Award
Answer: Saraswati Samman
Question 29. Name the country that is going to offer tourist visas for the 1st time to promote tourism and expand its economy.
a. North Korea
b. Saudi Arabia
Answer: Saudi Arabia
Question 30. RBI has imposed a penalty of Rs. 100 per day on banks if they are unable to reverse customer payments in case of failed online and ATM transactions within the stipulated TAT (Turn Around Time). Which of the following is true with respect to the stipulated TAT?
a. UPI & IMPS Payments: T+1 Day
b. POS, Aadhar Enabled Payment System, E-commerce (Card Not Present): T+5 Days
c. ATM Transactions: T+5 Days
d. All of the above
Answer: All of the above
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