Current Affairs & Latest GK 16 to 31 May 2020 – This Video presents the Latest Current Affairs in MCQ format covering the Current Affairs during 16 to 31 May 2020. Topics related to Science and technology, Space research, Awards and honours, Entertainment, Sports, Politics, etc are covered in this Video. The important details of the current affairs are also discussed in the video so that all possible questions can be prepared.
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Current Affairs covered in this Video- A Few Questions:
Q1. The centre has launched an online dashboard National Migrant Information System (NMIS). It has been developed by ____.
Q2. The government on May 11, 2020 issued a set of guidelines to be followed for data processing of Aarogya Setu app users. The new rules prohibit storage of data beyond ____ days.
Q3. Which organization launched seven titles on “Psycho-Social impact of pandemic and lockdown and how to Cope With” in May 2020?
Q4. ‘Shuttling to the Top: The Story of ____’, authored by V. Krishnaswamy, was released in May 2020.
Q5. Who is the President of Pakistan?
Q6. Which country has topped WEF’s Energy Transition Index of 115 economies?
Q7. K. V. Kamath is the head of ______.
Q8. Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on May 14, 2020 participated in the ‘32nd ____ Health Ministers’ Meeting’ through Video conference.
Q9. External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar attended the extraordinary video conference of
the Foreign Ministers of ___on May 13, 2020 to discuss the cooperation to fight against COVID-19.
Q10. Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is the leader of which party?
Q11. The theme of World Telecommunication and Information Society Day celebrated on May 17 was “Connect_____: ICTs for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”.
Q12. This year’s International Nurses Day celebrated on May 12, 2020, was ____ Birth Anniversary of Florence Nightingale.
Q13. Which of the following has developed a portable ventilator named SwasthVayu?
Q14. The National Technology Day was celebrated on May 11, 2020 to mark the Pokhran nuclear tests conducted in the year ____.
Q15. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on May 15, 2020 announced plans to develop an 800-hectare corridor of medicinal plants along the banks of which river?
Q16. Under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban), CLSS is ____-Linked Subsidy Scheme.
Q17. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on May 13, 2020 announced an economic package called the AatmaNirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan that is based on the five pillars of Economy, Infrastructure, System, Vibrant Demography and _____.
Q18. An automated respiratory assist device named ‘Sundaram Ventago’ has been jointly developed by TVS Group, Sundaram Medical Foundation and _____.
Q19. Who among the following Paralympic sports persons has taken charge as the President of the Paralympic Committee of India?
Q20. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has launched a cyber safety handbook for class ____ to XII students.
Q21. SWAYAM is ___ Webs of Active-Learning for Young Aspiring Minds.
Q22. Death anniversary of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi was observed as Anti-Terrorism Day in India on May 21, 2020. He was assassinated in the year ___.
Q23. Nepal has claimed India’s Kalapani, Limpiyadhura and Lipulekh under the ____
Treaty of Sugauli signed between the East India Company and King of Nepal.
Q24. Santi Bai Hanoomanjee is which country’s new High Commissioner to India?
Q25. The National Rural Infrastructure Development Agency has allowed the use of ____ Geo textiles in the construction of rural roads.
Q26. The government on May 20, 2020 fixed the annual rate of return for Pradhan Mantri Vaya
Vandana Yojana (PMVVY), a social security scheme for senior citizens, at ____ for 2020-21.
Q27. The government has capped the minimum and maximum air fares till August 24. For flights of duration less than 40 minutes, the maximum fare allowed is _____.
Q28. ____ on May 18, 2020 introduced India’s first Video KYC facility for opening a savings account.
Q29. Coastal areas of West Bengal and ____ were hit by extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘Amphan’ hit in May 2020.
Q30. The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy on May 20, 2020 said the central government has launched a scheme for 100% solarisation of the ____ temple.
Q31. Which app launched by the government has become world’s largest contact tracing app
reaching over 11 crore 40 lakh people in 40 days?
Q32. The Ministry of Labour and Employment under its National Career Service (NCS) project
has now started offering free online “Career Skills Training” in partnership with _____.
Q33. The Indian Air Force (IAF) on May 27, 2020 operationalised its no.18 Squadron at the
Sulur Air Force Station near Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. This squadron will have which of the
Q34. Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attended the Special Board of Governors
meeting of the ______ through video conferencing in New Delhi on May 27, 2020.
Q35. Astrologer Bejan Daruwalla passed away on May 29, 2020. He was known for his website ___.
Q36. Which of the following has launched the ‘Global Partnership on AI’ for setting ethical guidelines for the use of artificial intelligence?
Q37. SpaceX became the first private company to launch humans into orbit on May 30, 2020. Which rocket was used for the launch?
Q38. Indian-American inventor ___ has bagged the prestigious Inventor of the Year award given
by the New York Intellectual Property Law Association.
Q39. The Banks Board Bureau (BBB) has recommended the appointment of Ashwani Bhatia as Managing Director of which bank?
Q40. What was the growth in agriculture sector in 2019-20, according to data released by the National Statistical Office (NSO) on May 29, 2020?
Q41. Who is the Chairperson of Financial Stability Development Council (FSDC)?
Q42. The government has ordered internet service providers (ISPs) to block computer file-sharing website ___ due to security reasons.
Q43. Which Indian company has got license from NASA to manufacture its indigenously developed ventilators for critical COVID-19 patients?
Q44. Thierry Delaporte has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of _____.
Q45. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India on May 28, 2020 signed a $177 million loan to upgrade 450 kilometers (km) of state highways and major district roads in ___.
Q46. R. Sreelekha on May 31, 2020 became the first woman to take charge as a Director General of Police (DGP) in ____.
Q47. How many times has India won the men’s world cup hockey tournament?
Q48. 32nd ____ Statehood Day observed on May 30, 2020.
Q49. Former hockey player Balbir Singh Sr. died in Mohali on May 25, 2020 at the age of 95. In Olympics hockey, he holds the record for ___.
Q50. South Africa’s Quarraisha Abdool Karim won French government’s Christophe Merieux Prize for her work on prevention of ___.