Current Affairs & Latest GK 16 to 31 January 2020 – This Video presents the Latest Current Affairs in MCQ format covering the Current Affairs during 16 to 31 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. The Annual Status of Education Report (ASER), 2019 on quality of school education was released in January 2020. This report has been prepared by:
Q2. Which pair of well-known beaches and their location state is matched correctly?
Q3. What is the range of nuclear-capable ballistic missile K-4 that was test fired on January 19, 2020?
Q4. Who among the following became the first Indian Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army in 1949?
Q5. CARA is:
Q6. Who among the following chaired the 6th meeting of the Island Development Agency (IDA) held in New Delhi on January 13, 2020?
Q7. The government will provide a financial support of up to ___ under its Rashtriya Arogya Nidhi scheme for one-time treatment of rare diseases.
Q8. National _____ Day was observed on January 19, 2020.
Q9. Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the Executive Council (EC) of the Nehru Memorial Museum & Library (NMML)?
Q10. Who is the Surveyor General of India?
Q11. Who was appointed as the Director-General of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in January 2020?
Q12. Who was appointed as the new Vice Chief of Army Staff in January 2020?
Q13. India and Bangladesh on January 14, 2020 signed an MoU for co-production of a film on Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. The movie will be directed by filmmaker:
Q14. Which is the joint exercise conducted by Coast Guards of India and Japan off the Chennai coast in January 2020?
Q15. Who among the following is the Secretary-General of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)?
Q16. The Union Health Ministry has instructed screening of travellers from China for which virus at Indian airports?
Q17. The United States recently removed the ___ label it imposed on China in 2019.
Q18. The 13th edition of the World ____ Energy Summit 2020 was organised in Abu Dhabi (UAE) from January 13 to 16, 2020.
Q19. What was the theme of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting held in Davos, Switzerland from January 20 to 24, 2020?
Q20. Who was appointed as the new Prime Minister of Russia in January 2020?
Q21. The launch of ISRO’s communication satellite GSAT-30 on January 17, 2020 was from:
Q22. Who became the first woman parade adjutant on Army Day Parade in January 2020?
Q23. Who won the Crossword Book Award for Popular Fiction for ‘Pyjamas Are Forgiving’ in January 2020?
Q24. Trophy given to ICC Cricketer of the Year is named after:
Q25. As per the Specified Bank Notes (Cessation of Liabilities) Act, 2017, possession of more than ____ pieces of invalidated currency notes for numismatics is deemed a criminal offence.
Q26. Union Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal on January 14, 2020 flagged off the inaugural run of Madhupur (Jharkhand)- Anand Vihar (Delhi) ___ Express.
Q27. Who won Delhi Open International Grand Masters Chess Championship in January 2020?
Q28. National Girl Child Day was observed on:
Q29. Theme of National Voters’ Day observed on January 25, 2020:
Q30. India on January 21, 2020 inaugurated the Mahatma Gandhi Convention Centre at ____ in Africa.
Q31. The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) is headquartered at:
Q32. What is India’s rank in Democracy Index 2019 of The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)?
Q33. Which surface-to-surface ballistic missile of 290 km range was tested by Pakistan on January 23, 2020?
Q34. The ISRO introduced a robot named ____ in January 2020 for its proposed unmanned space mission.
Q35. Which woman sportspersons has won 2020 Padma Vibhushan?
Q36. Kanhaiyalal Sethia Award for ___ was awarded at the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) on January 23, 2020.
Q37. National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR) has joined hands with ____ to establish a ‘Communication Resource Unit’ (CRU).
Q38. Which of the following has ranked India 76th out of 82 countries on the Social Mobility Index?
Q39. Which organisation has elected Ashish Garg as its new President?
Q40. Which state celebrated its foundation day on January 24, 2020?
Q41. Which state on January 26, 2020 launched ‘Shiv Bhojan Thali’ scheme aimed at providing a meal to the poor for just Rs 10?
Q42. According to a recent report of the World Gold Council (WGC), how many tonnes of gold are held by the RBI in its forex reserves?
Q43. Which state has announced ‘Mukhyamantri Krishak Durghatna Kalyan Yojana’ to provide financial assistance to farmers disabled in accidents?
Q44. Which state has become the first state in the country where the government has made a policy to lease agricultural land?
Q45. Which state has made the reading of Preamble of the Constitution after prayer mandatory in schools?
Q46. Who won the men’s Singles title at the Thailand Masters badminton in Bangkok in January 2020?
Q47. Which state won Khelo India Youth Games champions trophy in Guwahati on January 22, 2020?
Q48. India won 2 gold medals at H&N Cup in Munich ___ tournament.
Q49. India won 2 gold medals at Meyton Cup ____ tournament in Innsbruck, Austria.
Q50. PPMG is _____ Police Medal for Gallantry.