Current Affairs October Quiz - 121- 180

121________________ has become India-s first silver-medallist in archery at the Youth Olympic Games.
A) Deepika Kumar
B) Akash Malik
C) Abhishek Varma
D) Atanu Das
122Former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand _______________ has passed away.
A) M Karuna Nidhi
B) N D Tiwari
C) Mulayam Singh Yadav
D) Akhilesh Yadav
123International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is observed on ________________.
A) 16th October
B) 17th October
C) 18th October
D) 19th October
124Northern Irish author__________________ has won the 2018 Man Booker Prize for her novel 'Milkman'.
A)  Maliek Derstine
B) John L. Hennessy
C) France Hassan El Belghitti
D) Anna Burns
125______________ has won Wildlife photographer of 2018 Award.
A) Duth Oosten
B) John Mahoney
C) Tom Hanks
D) Will Smith
126Police Commemoration Day is observed on _________________.
A) 19th October
B) 20th October
C) 21st October
D) 22nd October
127JSW Steel CMD _________________ has been elected as the Treasurer of the World Steel Association (worldsteel).
A) Jayanta Talukdar
B) Sajjan Jindal
C) Atanu Purkayastha
D) Limba Ram
128___________________ has won the Wildlife Photographer of the Year award.
A) Ranjan Rai
B) Rajat Chauhan
C) Arshdeep Singh
D) Aman saini
129Union Minister ________________ has been named for the prestigious Carnot Prize.
A) Arun Jetley
B) Piyush Goyal
C) Prakash Javrekar
D) Sushma Swaraj
130______________ has won the US' Presidential Medal.
A) Minal Patel Davis
B) Amrit Singh Nadal
C) Manish John
D) Kumar Singh
131Pandit _________________ has been named for the annual Ustad Chand Khan Lifetime Achievement Award.
A) Ajay Chakraborty
B) Shiv Kumar sharma
C) Kumar Gandharva
D) Visha Mohan Bhatt
132The Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an annual award in the name of ________________ for police and paramilitary forces for commendable contributions in disaster relief operations.
A) Mahatma Gandhi
B) Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose
C) Sardar Ballav Bhai Patel
D) Lal Bahadur Sashtri
133_______________ has defeated Delhi to win their third Vijay Hazare Trophy title.
A) Mumbai
B) Kolkata
C) Chennai
D) Pune
134__________________ has won US Grand Prix.
A) Mushkan Khan
B) Kimi Raikkonen
C) Trisha Dev
D) Madhumita Kumari
135Senior BJP leader __________________ has passed away at the age of 79.
A) Tapan Sikhdar
B) Bhola Singh
C) Tathagata Rai
D) Rahul singha
136World Osteoporosis Day is observed on ____________________.
A) 19th October
B) 20th October
C) 21st October
D) 22nd October
137___________________ has sworn in as Yemen-s new President.
A) Farzana Begam
B) Shabnam Asthana
C) Maeen Abdulmalik
D) Armen Sarkisian
138_________________ has been honored with Presidential Medal for Combating Human Trafficking.
A) Amrit Singh
B) Minal Patel
C) Arman Paul
D) Mushkan Kirar
139World Wrestling Championship has begun in ________________, Hungary.
A) Gyor
B) Budapest
C) Sopron
D) Debrecen
140Japanese-born Marine biologist _____________________ has passed away at the age of 90.
A) Osamu Shimomura
B) R. Roshan Baig
C) Charles Okpoko
D) Nicos Anastasiades
141____________________, executive director of Rothschilds Global Advisory has been appointed as the independent director of Cyient.
A) Amal Bakshi
B) Anil Shetty
C) Vikash Sehgal
D) A K Sharma
142____________________ has been appointed as the editor of The Hindu.
A) Suresh Nambath
B) Shiv Shankar Sharma
C) Ravi Shankar
D) Harsh bardhan Singh
143______________ has been awarded with Ustaad Chand Khan Life Time Achievement Award.
A) Ajay Chakraborty
B) Shiv Kumar sharma
C) Kumar Gandharva
D) Visha Mohan Bhatt
144The -_______________-, initiative of the Union Government has won the top United Nations Investment Promotion Award.
A) Invest India
B) Forward India
C) Go India
D) Move India
145____________________, only Indian company among top 10 firms has got the foreign labour certification for the H-1B visas for the fiscal year 2018.
A) Tata Consultancy Services
B) Tata Cummings
C) Tata Sons
D) Tata Steel
146Former India fast bowler ________________________ has retired from all forms of international cricket.
A) Praveen Kumar
B) Zaheer Khan
C) Pragyan Ojha
D) Rohit Sharma
147Wrestler _______________ has won the silver medal in the 65kg final of the Wrestling World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.
A) Bajrang Punia
B) Marry kom
C) Gita phogat
D) Vinay Phogat
148US based dalit writer ___________________ has won the 2018 Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize for her debut book Ants Among Elephants: An Untouchable Family and the Making of Modern India.
A) Sujatha Gidla
B) Shyam Lal mina
C) Sandeep Bakhshi
D) Sandeep Kumar
149________________ has launched a QR-based smartphone payment settlement service in Japan in collaboration with SoftBank and Yahoo Japan Corporation.
A) Mobiqwik
B) Paytm
C) Jio
D) Airtel Money
150_______________________ has opened the longest sea-crossing bridge ever built.
A) India
B) Pakisthan
C) Bangaladesh
D) China
151Kento Momota of _________________has won the Men's Singles category in the Denmark Open.
A) Malaysia
B) Japan
C) Mayanmer
D) China
152___________________ of Chinese Taipei has won in the women's singles category in the Denmark Open.
A) Tai Tzu-ying
B) Xi Jinping
C) Hu Jintao
D) Li Keqiang
153_____________________ has been appointed as the interim Director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
A) K N Radhakrishnan
B) M Nageshwar Rao
C) Sanjeeva Kumar Singh
D) Reema Kumar
154__________________, President of TVS Motors has been elevated as the whole time director of the company.
A) K N Radhakrishnan
B) M Nageshwar Rao
C) Sanjeeva Kumar Singh
D) Reema Kumar
155__________________ has been appointed as the new Managing Director and CEO of Paytm Payments Bank.
A) Satish Kumar Gupta
B) Sanjoy Kothary
C) I V Subha rao
D) Nrirendra singh
156________________ (For 2014), Chhayanaut (a cultural organization of Bangladesh, for 2015) and Sh. Ram Vanji Sutar, one of India-s greatest sculptors (for 2016) have been conferred with the Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony on the doyen of Manipuri dance.
A) Promod Kumar Singh
B) Rajkumar Singhajit Singh
C) Bhaskar Khulbe
D) Pradeep Kumar Sinha
157Eminent Jurist ________________ has been awarded with 19th Lal Bahadur Shastri national Award for his excellence in public administration.
A) Fali S Nariman
B) Indrajit Singh
C) A K Dashmana
D) S K Sinha
158_________________, former Prime Minister of India has been named for Maharshi Valmiki Award.
A) Atal Bihari Vajpaye
B) H D Dave Gowda
C) Monmohan Singh
D) I K Gujral
159____________________ has been named for top UN Investment promotion Award.
A) Invest India
B) Forward India
C) Go India
D) Move India
160Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been conferred with the Seoul Peace Prize for _______________ for his contribution to international cooperation and fostering global economic growth.
A) 2018
B) 2017
C) 2016
D) 2015
161___________________ has become the fastest batsman to score 10,000 runs in the history of ODI cricket.
A) Rohit Sharma
B) Virat Kohli
C) M S Dhoni
D) Murali Vijay
162The United Nations Day is celebrated on ____________________.
A) 22th October
B) 23th October
C) 24th October
D) 25th October
163World Polio Day is observed on ___________________.
A) 22th October
B) 23th October
C) 24th October
D) 25th October
164World Development Information Day is observed on __________________.
A) 22th October
B) 23th October
C) 24th October
D) 25th October
165International Artist-s day is observed on __________________.
A) 22th October
B) 23th October
C) 24th October
D) 25th October
166___________________, India's legend cricketer and UNICEF Ambassador for South Asia has given away prizes to the winners of South Asia Regional WASH innovation in Thimphu, Bhutan.
A) Sachin Tendulkar
B) Saurav Gangully
C) Sunil Gavaskar
D) Kapil Dev
167State-owned _______________ has won an additional $777 million contract to supply LRSAM air and missile defence systems to seven ships in the Indian navy.
A) Israel Aerospace Industries
B) Indian Aerospace Indusries
C) US Aerospace Indusries
D) China Aerospace Indusries
168A _________________ company has tested the 'world's largest' cargo drone Feihong-98 (FH-98).
A) Indian
B) Chinese
C) Japanese
D) Pakistani
169__________________, the West Indies all-rounder has announced his retirement from international cricket.
A) Wang Qishan
B) France Hassan El Belghitti
C) Dwayne Bravo
D) Nicos Anastasiades
170___________________ has been appointed as the FIH International Technical Officials of Hockey.
A) Rimil Buriuly
B) Rohini Bopanna
C) Purnima Mahato
D) Madhumita Kumari
171_________________, eminent Agriculture Scientist has been named for the first World Agriculture prize.
A) K N Radhakrishnan
B) M Nageshwar Rao
C) Sanjeeva Kumar Singh
D) M S Swaminathan
172__________________ has won Miss Deaf Asia 2018 title.
A) R. Roshan Baig
B) Nishrha Dudeja
C) Vinay Kulkarni
D) Anil Tribhovandas Patel
173_________________ of India has been named for the FICCI India Sports Awards 2018.
A) Athletics Federation
B) Cricket Council
C) Boxing Federation
D) Kabadi Federation
174Prof ________________, a senior faculty member of the prestigious Tezpur University has been awarded with the prestigious Indian National Science Academy (INSA) Teachers Award (2018).
A) Ashis Mukherjee
B) Kamal sharma
C) Kundan Pande
D) Badal Chakraborty
175________________ has won the Commonwealth Association for Public Administration and Management (CAPAM) Award, 2018.
A) India
B) Pakisthan
C) Bangaladesh
D) China
176_________________ has won a bronze medal in the women-s freestyle 57kg weight class in the Wrestling World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.
A) Pooja Dhanda
B) Rahul Banerjee
C) Rimil Buruili
D) Reena Kumari
177______________has won a silver in the 65 kg category of the World Wrestling Championship.
A) Bajrang Punia
B) Limba Ram
C) Aman Saina
D) Jayanta Talukdar
178_________________ has become India's first silver-medallist in archery at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
A) Akash Malik
B) Pankaj Jain
C) M. Akhaya
D) Anjum Moudgil
179Indian Triple Jumper ________________ has bagged a Bronze medal at the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics in the Argentine city of Buenos Aires.
A) Akash Malik
B) Pankaj Jain
C) Praveen Chitravel
D) Anjum Moudgil
180______________has clinched a silver in men's 5000m race walk event in the ongoing Youth Olympic Games.
A) Purvasha Shinde
B) Avishek Sharma
C) Suraj Panwar
D) Atanu Das

Answers:
121Ans) Akash Malik
122Ans) N D Tiwari
123Ans) 17th October
124Ans)  Anna Burns
125Ans) Duth Oosten
126Ans) 21st October
127Ans) Sajjan Jindal
128Ans) Arshdeep Singh
129Ans) Piyush Goyal
130Ans) Minal Patel Davis
131Ans) Visha Mohan Bhatt
132Ans) Subhash Chandra Bose
133Ans) Mumbai
134Ans) Kimi Raikkonen
135Ans) Bhola Singh
136Ans) 20th October
137Ans) Maeen Abdulmalik
138Ans) Minal Patel
139Ans) Budapest
140Ans) Osamu Shimomura
141Ans) Vikash Sehgal
142Ans) Suresh Nambath
143Ans) Vishwa Mohan Bhatt
144Ans) Invest India
145Ans) Tata Consultancy Services
146Ans) Praveen Kumar
147Ans) Bajrang Punia
148Ans) Sujatha Gidla
149Ans) Paytm
150Ans) China
151Ans) Japan
152Ans) Tai Tzu-ying
153Ans) M Nageshwar Rao
154Ans) K N Radhakrishnan
155Ans) Satish Kumar Gupta
156Ans) Rajkumar Singhajit Singh
157Ans) Fali S Nariman
158Ans) H D Dave Gowda
159Ans) Invest India
160Ans) 2018
161Ans) Virat Kohli
162Ans) 24th October
163Ans) 24th October
164Ans) 24th October
165Ans) 25th October
166Ans) Sachin Tendulkar
167Ans) Israel Aerospace Industries
168Ans) Chinese
169Ans) Dwayne Bravo
170Ans) Rohini Bopanna
171Ans) M S Swminathan
172Ans) Nishrha Dudeja
173Ans) Athletics Federation
174Ans) Ashis Mukherjee
175Ans) India
176Ans) Pooja Dhanda
177Ans) Bajrang Punia
178Ans) Akash Malik
179Ans) Praveen Chitravel
180Ans) Suraj Panwar

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