Current Affairs & Latest GK 1 to 15 February 2020 – This Video presents the Latest Current Affairs in MCQ format covering the Current Affairs during 1 to 15 February 2020. Topics covered in this video are related to science and technology, Space research, Awards and honours, Entertainment, Sports, Politics, etc. The important details of the current affairs are also discussed in the video so that all possible questions can be prepared.
Q1. Martyr’s Day was observed on___, 2020.
Q2. 2019 Nobel Economics laureate Abhijit Banerjee was on January 28, 2020 conferred with honorary D Litt by:
Q3. India and ___ on February on February 2, 2020 signed five MoUs for establishing the Addu Tourism zone
Q4. Indian government’s HICDP for friendly countries is High ___ Community Development Scheme.
Q5. What was the theme of the World Wetlands Day observed on February 2, 2020?
Q6. World Wetlands Day is observed on February 2 year to mark the adoption of Ramsar Convention in 1971. Ramsar is a city in:
Q7. India on February 2, 2020 airlifted 323 stranded Indians and seven Maldivian citizens from China’s coronavirus-hit ___ city.
Q8. Who received Sustainable Development Leadership Award at the World Sustainable Development Summit (WSDS)?
Q9. Which of the following is the India-Bangladesh joint military training exercise organised in February 2020?
Q10. The Indian Navy on January 28, 2020 launched ____ for transporting relief material to cyclone-hit Madagascar.
Q11. Who is the Director General of The Energy Resources Institute (TERI)?
Q12. Taranjit Singh Sandhu has been appointed as India’s Ambassador to:
Q13. Who is the President of Palestine?
Q14. Which SAARC country was readmitted to the Commonwealth on February 1, 2020?
Q15. In the Chinese lunar calendar, Year of the ____ started on January 25, 2020.
Q16. The world’s largest solar telescope is based on the Hawaiian island of Maui in US. It is named after:
Q17. NASA has decommissioned the ___ Space Telescope, which has studied the universe by detecting cosmic infrared radiation for more than 16 years
Q18. The National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) received permission from the Supreme Court for the introduction of the African cheetah from which country?
Q19. Who won Album Of The Year, Record Of The Year, Best New Artist, Song Of The Year, and Best Pop Vocal Album at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on January 27, 2020?
Q20. Who won the Mathrubhumi Book of the Year award in Thiruvananthapuram on February 2, 2020?
Q21. Pavan Sukhdev was awarded the 2020 ___ Prize for Environmental Achievement on January 27, 2020.
Q22. Who among the following journalists has won the outstanding media person award of the Kerala Media Academy?
Q23. Union Budget 2020-21 introduced new slabs for taxpayers opting to forego exemptions & deductions. What will be the tax rate on annual income above Rs 15 lakh?
Q24. Union Budget 2020-21 has proposed the launch of 148-km ____ suburban transport project at a cost of ₹18,600 crore.
Q25. The Fifteenth Finance Commission recently recommended States’ share in the divisible pool of tax collections at ___ for 2020-21
Q26. Pramod Agrawal on February 1, 2020 assumed charge as the new chairman and managing director of:
Q27. Which of the following is among the three pillars of the Ease of Living Index (EoLI) introduced by the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs?
Q28. ‘Dopehri’ is a novel authored by who among the following from Bollywood?
Q29. Which of the following is Nepal’s largest hydropower project being built with India’s assistance?
Q30. Mahinda Rajapaksa visited India in February 2020. He is the ____ of Sri Lanka.
Q31. Bhutan has decided to charge ____ as fees from Indian tourists visiting the country from July 2020.
Q32. Audrey Azoulay visited India in February 2020. She is the head of:
Q33. What was the theme of the annual African Union summit organised in Addis Ababa on February 9-10, 2020?
Q34. Who among the following is the Director-General of the World Health Organisation (WHO)?
Q35. NASA astronaut Christina Koch returned to Earth on February 6, 2020 after staying at the International Space Station for a record ____ days.
Q36. What is the 200-km strike range tactical ballistic missile being developed by DRDO named?
Q37. Who is the Editor of Wisden India Almanack 2020 released recently?
Q38. Who among the following organised the 5th India-Russia Military Industry Conference held in Lucknow on February 6, 2020?
Q39. Which state hosted the 13th Session of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals in February 2020?
Q40. The first ‘____-Mumbai Festival’ was held in Mumbai on February 15-16, 2020
Q41. Which of the following is Indian Navy’s Hydrographic Survey Ship sent to Sri Lanka recently for conducting surveys there?
Q42. North Macedonia recently became a member of:
Q43. ‘The Future of Earth, 2020’ report was released by which of the following on February 13, 2020?
Q44. Which of the following was jointly launched by NASA and the European Space Agency to probe the sun on February 10, 2020?
Q45. ___ won the Best Actor award at the 92nd Academy Awards in Los Angeles on February 9, 2020.
Q46. ‘Apiary on Wheels’ is a unique concept designed by ___ for the easy upkeep and migration of bee boxes having live bee colonies.
Q47. Manoj Jain has assumed the charge of Chairman and Managing Director of which CPSE?
Q48. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a 63-feet tall statue of ____ in Varanasi on February 16, 2020.
Q49.Gaurela- Pendra- Marwahi was inaugurated as the 28th district of ____ on February 10, 2020.
Q50. Which of the following is the international cricket stadium in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand?