Current Affairs & Latest GK 16 to 29 February 2020 – This Video presents the Latest Current Affairs in MCQ format covering the Current Affairs during 16 to 29 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. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh laid the foundation stone of the new ____ in New Delhi on February 21, 2020.
Q2. Name the 4th Anti submarine warfare stealth corvette built by Kolkata-based defence PSU Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd (GRSE).
Q3. The Centre has decided to rename the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) after:
Q4. Who is the Director General of the New Delhi-based ‘Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses’ (IDSA)?
Q5. Who among the following was elected President of the Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Tirth Kshetra Trust on February 19, 2020?
Q6. Retired IAS officers Bhaskar Khulbe and ___ have been appointed as Advisors to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Q7. Who has been selected as the new Central Vigilance Commissioner?
Q8. Who has been elected as the new Chief Information Commissioner in the Central Information Commission?
Q9. Kamal Kishore, Krishna Vatsa, Rajendra Singh and Syed Ata Hasnain have been appointed as the new members of:
Q10. India will chair the presidency of COP 13 to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals for ___.
Q11. Which country surpassed China to become India’s top trading partner with bilateral trade at $87.95 billion in 2018-19?
Q12. Katas Raj temple is in which neighbouring country?
Q13. India will be the Guest of Honour at the International Tourism Fair of ____ in June 2020.
Q14. The India-Norway Task Force on ___ Economy for Sustainable Development was inaugurated on February 18, 2020.
Q15. Who is the Indian counterpart of Sheikh Imran Abdulla of Maldives?
Q16. Which country has appointed former New South Wales premier Barry O’Farrell as the next high commissioner to India?
Q17. Barakah nuclear power plant, the first nuclear power plant in the Arab world, was inaugurated in which country recently?
Q18. Who was declared re-elected as President of Afghanistan recently?
Q19. Which species of bird was classified as “endangered migratory species” at the Convention on Conservation of Migratory Species in Gandhinagar?
Q20. Consider the following regarding Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2020.
II. Divorced woman
III. Unmarried woman
Who can obtain a child from surrogacy?
Q21. The World Sportsman of the year award at the annual Laureus Awards in February 2020 has been jointly won by Lewis Hamilton and ____.
Q22. Who won the Male Sportsperson of the Year award at the ESPN Multi-Sport Awards in February 2020?
Q23. Which private sector bank has appointed Sunil Gurbaxani as managing director and CEO?
Q24. The Banks Board Bureau (BBB) has recommended G.R. Chinatala as the next Chairman of:
Q25. Which of the following has released a report titled “Delivering Road Safety in India”?
Q26. Who was named the EY Entrepreneur of Year 2019 recently?
Q27. Which city hosted ‘The Huddle’ – annual thought conclave of the Hindu – in February 2020?
Q28. Which state has the highest number of 748 monuments under protection of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI)?
Q29. Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ launched ‘Higher Education Leadership Development Programme for Administrator’ under the auspices of ___ India Education and Research Initiative.
Q30. 4th anniversary celebration of Rurban Mission was started on February 24, 2020. The Mission is named after whom?
Q31. ‘Amnesty’ is a recently released novel authored by whom?
Q32. ‘Let Me Say It Now’ is a recently released book authored by which former Police Commissioner of Mumbai?
Q33. Name the bilateral exercise conducted between Indian Air Force and Royal Air Force in UK.
Q34. US ___ Secretary Dan Brouillette visited India in February 2020.
Q35. Who has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to France?
Q36. Zalmay Khalilzad is a diplomat of:
Q37. Losar is the New Year celebrated by ____ on February 24-26, 2020.
Q38. Name the World’s oldest man who passed away in Japan at the age of 112.
Q39. What was the theme of the National Science Day, observed on February 28, 2020?
Q40. NITI Aayog has collaborated with which of the following to impart Artificial Intelligence-based learning at Atal Tinkering Labs?
Q41. Who won the Golden Bear award for the Best Film at the Berlin International Film Festival 2020?
Q42. Elio Germano won Best Actor award at Berlin International Film Festival 2020 for which film?
Q43. India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) has achieved which milestone according to Minister for Communications Ravi Shankar Prasad?
Q44. Which private sector bank has appointed Sumanth Kathpalia as Managing Director and CEO?
Q45. 44th Civil ___ Day was observed on March 1, 2020.
Q46. Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani and Microsoft Chief Executive Satya Nadella participated in the ____ CEO Summit.
Q47. Which state’s Chief Minister has said that his state is the first in the country to issue a unified vehicle registration card?
Q48. Which state has been selected by NITI Aayog for the first pilot project on Sustainable Development Goals of UNDP?
Q49. In which state has the Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla launched the ‘Suposhit Maa Abhiyan’ ?
Q50. Which country’s Minister of International Development participated in Mithi river clean up with environmental activist Afroz Shah in Mumbai?