Current Affairs Quiz – November 19, 2019

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Current Affairs Quiz – November 19, 2019
Current Affairs Quiz – November 19, 2019

Current Affairs Quiz – November 19, 2019

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Current Affairs Quiz – November 19, 2019

  1. International Mens Day is observed on which date?
  • November 18
  • November 19
  • November 21
  • November 20
  1. Women’s Entrepreneurship Day is observed on which date?
  • November 18
  • November 19
  • November 21
  • November 20
  1. Sri Lanka’s new President directs state institutions to display what in place of traditional portraits?
  • National Flag
  • Nation Emblem
  • National Bird
  • National Animal
  1. When will 50th International Film Festival of India opens?
  • 22nd November 2019
  • 20th November 2019
  • 20th November 2018
  • 22nd November 2019
  1. Which new post has approved by government in defence?
  • Chief of the Army Staff
  • Chief of the Air Staff
  • Chief of the Defence Staff
  • Chief of the Naval Staff
  1. What is the theme of the IITF 2019?
  • Fire safety
  • Ease of Doing Business
  • Never Architecture
  • Going online as leaders
  1. Which State created the new department namely Department of ‘Foreign Cooperation’?
  • Haryana
  • Punjab
  • Tamilnadu
  • Assam
  1. Where will 29th Regional Contact Points (RCP) meeting of Asia Pacific (A/P) region of the World Customs Organization going to held?
  • Chennai
  • New Delhi
  • Puducherry
  • Bangalore
  1. Where was 63rd National Shotgun Shooting Championship held?
  • Ladakh
  • New Delhi
  • Kolkata
  • Mumbai
  1. Which state will host India’s home matches during 2020 Hockey Pro League?
  • Banglore
  • Nellore
  • Bhubaneswar
  • Chennai

EXPLANATION:

1)  B) November 19

  • International Men’s Day (IMD) is an annual international event celebrated on 19 November. Inaugurated in 1992 on 7 February by Thomas Oaster,the project of International Men’s Day was conceived one year earlier on 8 February 1991.The project was re-initialised in 1999 in Trinidad and Tobago.International Men’s Day is celebrated in over 80 countries and global support for the celebration is broad.

2)  B) November 19

  • Women’s Entrepreneurship Day (WED) is a day on which the work of women entrepreneurs is observed and discussed, held on the nineteenth of November of each year. The inaugural event was held in New York City at the United Nations, with additional events being held simultaneously in several other countries. 144 nations overall recognized the first WED in 2014, which included the presentation of the Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Pioneer Awards. The organization behind WED also has an ambassadorship and fellowship program.

3) B) National Emblem

  • Sri Lanka’s new President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has directed all state institutions to display the national emblem in place of the traditional portrait of the incumbent President.Among his first orders after being sworn in as President, Mr Rajapaksa stated that he instructed for the removal of politicians’ photographs from name boards of roads as well.

4) B) 20th November 2019

  • The 50th International Film Festival of India opens on 20th November in Goa. The festival caters to over twelve thousand delegates. But do not worry if you are not a delegate . There is an Open Air Screening section where you can enjoy some of the blockbusters free.

5) C) Chief of the Defence Staff

  • The Government has approved in principle the creation of a post of CDS. An Implementation Committee was also approved and constituted to further determine and finalize the exact responsibilities, an enabling framework for this new post and all other issues involved to ensure smooth operationalization.

6 B) Ease of Doing business

  • The ongoing 39th India International Trade Fair at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi will open for general public from today. The event which began from 14th of November will continue till 27th of this month.The first five days of the event were reserved for business.This year the theme of the fair is ‘Ease of Doing Business’. 

7) A) Haryana

  • Haryana Government has decided to create a dedicated new department namely Department of ‘Foreign Cooperation’ in order to streamline and provide focus to various initiatives taken by the state government for the promotion of investment, employment for youth and welfare of Non-Resident Indians.

8) C) Puducherry

  • The 29th Regional Contact Points (RCP) meeting of Asia Pacific (A/P) region of the World Customs Organization (WCO) isbeing organised by the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) at Puducherry from 18th to 20th November, 2019.

9) B) New Delhi

  • Reigning Commonwealth Games champion Shreyasi Singh won the women’s Trap Gold at the ongoing 63rd National Shooting Championship for shotgun events in New Delhi. Shreyasi representing Bihar shot 42 out of 50 birds to claim the crown, while Rajeshwari from Punjab managed 38 hits to settle for silver. Pragati Dubey of Madhya Pradesh won bronze with a finals score of 31.

10) C) Bhubaneswar

  • Bhubaneswar will host the India’s home matches during 2020 Hockey Pro League.The International Hockey Federation (FIH) said, the second edition of the Hockey Pro League will be played between 11th of January and 28th of June.Bhubaneswar has become a hockey hub in India and has been hosting a majority of tournaments, the most recent being the Olympic qualifiers.

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