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Top Current Affairs Quiz: 19 September 2019 

The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as IIFA Awards 2019, ‘Tatpar’ mobile app and first Defence Minister to fly Tejas combat aircraft among others. 

Sep 19, 2019 18:20 IST
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Top Current Affairs Quiz

19 September 2019: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise the day at ease. The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as IIFA Awards 2019, ‘Tatpar’ mobile app and first Defence Minister to fly Tejas combat aircraft among others. 

1. Who has become the first Defence Minister to fly LCA Tejas?
a) Amit Shah
b) Nirmala Sitharaman
c) Rajnath Singh 
d) Venkaiah Naidu

2. Who has been appointed as the new National Security Adviser of the United States?
a) Robert O’Brien
b) Jay Powell
c) Terrence K. Williams
d) Jim Jordan

3. Which of the following movie stars recently won Best Actress Award at IIFA Awards 2019?
a) Deepika Padukone 
b) Alia Bhatt
c) Katrina Kaif
d) Sara Ali Khan

4. Which State/UT police recently launched ‘Tatpar’ mobile app?
a) Chandigarh 
b) Rajasthan
c) Delhi
d) Uttar Pradesh

5. Google Assistant is now available in how many Indian languages?
a) 10 
b) 9
c) 8
d) 12

6. The Google Research India AI lab will be set up in which city?
a) New Delhi 
b) Hyderabad
c) Bengaluru
d) Chennai 

7. Which state has announced to observe 2020 as an Artificial Intelligence Year?
a) Telangana
b) Madhya Pradesh
c) Bihar
d) Uttar Pradesh

8. Which among the following universities has included Triple Talaq law in LLB, LLM syllabus?
a) Chaudhary Charan Singh University 
b) Mahatma Gandhi University
c) Jawahar Lal Nehru University
d) Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Rohilkhand University

9. What is the name of young environmental activist who called for Global School strike for climate on 20 and 27 September?
a) Greta Thunberg
b) Elina Rodricks
c) Maria Williams
d) Noten Marcy

10. Who launched the Management Information System under the Accessible India Campaign?
a) Rajnath Singh 
b) Piyush Goyal 
c) Ravi Shankar Prasad 
d) Thaawarchand Gehlot

Answers

1. (c) Rajnath Singh 
Rajnath Singh has become the first Defence Minister to fly indigenously-built fighter aircraft Tejas. The Defence Minister flew a 30-minute sortie in the twin-seater version of Tejas.

2. (a) Robert O’Brien
Robert O’Brien has been named as Trump's fourth national security adviser, replacing John Bolton who was fired last week. He will be the fourth national security adviser under Donald Trump‘s administration.

3. (b) Alia Bhatt
Alia Bhatt has won Best Actress Award in IIFA Awards 2019 for film Raazi. This film was based on a story of an Indian female spy. Vicky Kaushal was male supporting actor in this movie. It was directed by Meghna Gulzar.

4. (c) Delhi
Delhi Police has recently launched a mobile application named ‘Tatpar’. The citizens of Delhi can take benefit of this app through 50 services included in it. All those services launched by Delhi Police like e-FIR, lost and found, Himmat Plus etc are available in this app.

5. (b) 9
Google Assistant is now available in 9 Indian languages including Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil, Marathi, Telugu, Gujarati, Urdu, Kannada and Bengali. The user can set the Google assistant to speak in any of the 9 languages by just saying, “Ok Google, Hindi bolo or talk/ speak to me in Hindi”.

6. (c) Bengaluru 
Google announced the setting up of Google Research India, a new AI research team in Bengaluru, which will focus on advancing computer science and applying AI research to solve big problems in healthcare, agriculture and education.

7. (a) Telangana
Telangana has announced to observe 2020 as Artificial Intelligence (AI) Year. It will be included various technical events in schools, colleges and educational institutions. IIT Khadagpur is also planning to open its regional branch at Telangana to boost AI in the state.

8. (d) Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Rohilkhand University
Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Rohilkhand University of Uttar Pradesh has inducted Triple Talaq law in its revised LLB, LLM syllabus. It is the first university in the country who inducted Triple Talaq in the syllabus.

9. (a) Greta Thunberg
Greta Thunberg (16) is a Swedish environmental activist. She is leading for Friday School Strike campaign from 150 countries. Its aim is to protest against government’s inaction on climate change.

10. (d) Thaawarchand Gehlot
Social Justice and Empowerment Minister  Thaawarchand Gehlot launched a Management Information System (MIS) on September 18, 2019 in New Delhi. The MIS portal aims to bring all nodal ministries, states and the Union Territories on a common platform to the monitor the progress made against each target of the Accessible India Campaign.

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