Current Affairs & Latest GK 1 to 15 January 2020 – This Video present the Latest Current Affairs in MCQ format covering the Current Affairs during 1 to 15 January 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. According to results of Swachh Survekshan League 2020, which city got first rank in both first and second quarters in 10 lakhs plus population category?
Q2. Which state has shown the maximum increase in forest cover (1,025 sq km) according to the India State of Forest Report 2019 released in December 2019?
Q3. NITI Aayog on December 30, 2019 released the second edition of Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) India Index. What is India’s composite score?
Q4. PPRTMS launched by the Election Commission is:
Q5. Which former Union Minister has co-authored ‘The New World Disorder and the Indian Imperative’ with Samir Saran?
Q6. Who was appointed as the first Chairman of National Medical Commission (NMC) in January 2020?
Q7. Arun Kumar Sinha is the Director of which of the following?
Q8. Who is the Prime Minister of Australia?
Q9. The UNICEF, on December 30, 2019 said that 2019 concluded as a ‘___decade’ for children in conflict.
Q10. World Braille Day was observed on ____, 2020.
Q11. The World Health Organization (WHO) is observing 2020 as International Year of the ___ and the Midwife.
Q12. Which state capital hosted the 27th edition of the National Children’s Science Congress from December 27 to 31, 2019?
Q13. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on January 2, 2020 inaugurated the five Young Scientists Laboratories of DRDO that are located at Bengaluru, Kolkata, Chennai, Mumbai and:
Q14. ISRO has identified which district of Karnataka as the location of its Human Space Flight Centre (HSFC)?
Q15. Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on January 3, 2020 unveiled a 50-foot tall bronze statue of ___ at Ahmedabad.
Q16. RBI on January 1, 2020 launched a mobile application MANI which is Mobile ___ Note Identifier for the visually challenged.
Q17. To file IT return, which form is for use by an ordinary resident individual whose total income does not exceed ₹50 lakh?
Q18. Under PM KISAN scheme, the central government is providing annually ___ in three equal instalments to small and marginal farmers holding cultivable land up to two hectares.
Q19. Cultural festival Lai Haraoba was organised in which state in January 2020?
Q20. Who won the Women’s title at the World Blitz Chess Championship in Moscow in December 2019?
Q21. What was the theme of the New Delhi World Book Fair organised in January 2020?
Q22. Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on January 3, 2020 laid the foundation stone for the ‘Bharat Darshan Park’ in:
Q23. Dhanu Yatra, known as world’s largest open-air theatre festival, is being held in ___ from December 31 to January 10.
Q24. The naval variant of Light Combat Aircraft (LCA)-Mk1 successfully completed the first arrested landing on the aircraft carrier ___ on January 11, 2020.
Q25. What was the crime rate per lakh population in the country in 2018 according to the 2018 edition of ‘Crime in India’ statistics released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) recently?
Q26. Swami Vivekananda became popular in the western world after his famous speech at the World’s Parliament of ____ in Chicago in 1893.
Q27. Which former sportsperson is the author of the forthcoming book ‘Dreams of a Billion: India and the Olympic Games’?
Q28. A Lokpal member is appointed for a five-year term or till attaining the age of___.
Q29. Who among the following retired judges is the first Lokpal or anti-corruption ombudsman of India?
Q30. What was the theme of the 23rd National Youth Festival organised in Lucknow from January 12 to 16, January 2020?
Q31. Lt Col Yuvraj Malik has been appointed as the new Director of which organisation?
Q32. The 12th edition of ____ Intellectual Property Convention was organised in New Delhi from January 8 to 10, 2020.
Q33. INS Sumedha rescued the crew of the dhow Al-Hamid on January 6, 2020 near the coast of:
Q34. Naseem Al Bahr is the bilateral naval exercise being conducted between India and __in January 2020.
Q35. Which of the following is a biennial multi-nation naval exercise being organised in Visakhapatnam in March 2020?
Q36. India will be the guest of honour at the Paris ___ Fair 2020 to be held in March 2020.
Q37. Which of the following is the China-Pakistan naval exercise conducted in the Arabian Sea in January 2020?
Q38. Which of the following has the world’s most powerful passport according to the Henley Passport Index?
Q39. A first-of-its-kind “selfie museum” called Selfie Kingdom (TSK) was inaugurated in ___ on January 7, 2020
Q40. Taal volcano erupted near which capital city in Asia in January 2020?
Q41. Who took oath as Spain’s Prime Minister in January 2020?
Q42. Robert Abela was appointed Prime Minister in which country in January 2020?
Q43. Who has sworn in as Chancellor of Austria in January 2020?
Q44. Tsai Ing-wen was elected President of which country in January 2020?
Q45. Which of the following was the Best Foreign Language Film at the 77th Golden Globe awards given in Los Angeles in January 2020?
Q46. The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) on January 6, 2020 said all room air conditioners should have a default temperature of____.
Q47. Malappuram city of Kerala has been ranked as the world’s fastest-growing urban area by which of the following?
Q48. M. Nagaraj has been appointed as the new Chairman and Managing Director of _____.
Q49. Which of the following will host Khelo India University Games in 2020?
Q50. Who won the Men’s Singles title at the Malaysia Masters badminton tournament in January 2020?