Current Affairs

VRO / VRA Exam Questions and Answers 2018

1) Name the first Indian to complete the 4,900-km Race Across America (RAAM) in solo category?
a. Srinivas gokulnath
b. Srinath gopinath
c. Srinivas reddy
d. Sreedhar mathav

2) The new President of the India International Centre (IIC) is ……..?
a. S k Sinha
b. N N Vohra
c. M K Rajeev
d. N P Rahul

3) Who among the following from India has won a gold medal at the Ulaanbaatar Cup boxing tournament?
a. Ankush dahiya
b. Ankaksha iyyer
c. Anupama roy
d. Anitha pandey

4) The 3rd edition of What a short Independent International Film Festival (WIIFF) will be held at the Instituto Cervantes of which city?
a. Indore
b. Bhopal
c. New delhi
d. Varanasi

5) The 2017 Gerry Weber Open tennis tournament winner is …………..?
a. Roger federer
b. Andy murray
c. Alexander zverev
d. Novak djokovic

6) Recently, the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has changed its name to World Taekwondo (WT). The headquarters of the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) is located in which country?
a. Japan
b. South korea
c. North korea
d. China

7) Name the Indian sportsperson who will be conferred with the best Sportsperson of the YearAward by the Sports Journalists Federation of India (SJFI)?
a. Jitu rai
b. Sania mirza
c. P V Sindhu
d. Koneru Hampi

8) Bhumika Sharma from which state of India has won the 2017 Miss World title in BodyBuilding Championship in Venice, Italy?
a. Uttar Pradesh
b. Madhya Pradesh
c. Uttarakhand
d. Odisha

9) Manushi Chhillar from which state of India has won the 54th edition of Femina Miss India World 2017 at Yash Raj Studios in Mumbai?
a. Meghalaya
b. Haryana
c. Punjab
d. Andhra Pradesh

10) The International Day of Seafarer is observed every year on………………?
a. June 25
b. June 27
c. June 28
d. June 29

11) Name the Indian movie that has won the Best Action Movie award at the Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF)?
a. Dangal
b. Rustom
c. Sultan
d. Sultanate

12) The United Nations’ (UN) International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking is observed every year on…………………?
a. June 25
b. June 26
c. June 27
d. June 28

13) Name the first turbaned Sikh woman to be appointed as Canada’s Supreme Court judge?
a. Palbinder Kaur Shergill
b. Geeta Kaur
c. Harita Kaur Shergill
d. Manditha kaur

14) Name the Indian shooter who has bagged gold in the Women’s 10m Air Pistol at the ISSF JuniorWorld Rifle/Pistol Championship?
a. Nandini singh
b. Anjali bhagath
c. Yashaswini Singh Deswal
d. Nandita Mehta

15) The state government of India that has won the prestigious UN Public Service Award for year 2017 is ……………..?
a. West Bengal
b. Odisha
c. Andhra Pradesh
d. Uttar Pradesh

16) Name the state government that will launch ‘My Plant’ mobile app on tree plantation?
a. Odisha
b. Maharashtra
c. West Bengal
d. Kerala

17) The new Deputy Chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) board is …………..?
a. Imran Khawaja
b. David Richardson
c. Naresh kumar chaudary
d. Manish malhotra

18) The International Widows day (IWD) is observed every year on…………..?
a. June 21
b. June 22
c. June 23
d. June 24

19) The first Indian woman wrestler to compete in World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) is ………….?
a. Kalpana mudgal
b. Kajal dohra
c. Kavita devi
d. Kiranmayee

20) The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has successfully launched the world’s smallest and lightest satellite “Kalamsat” built by Indian students into the space from its facility in Wallops Island on June 23, 2017. The satellite is named after the former President APJ Abdul Kalam and was designed and built by Tamil Nadu student. Name him/her?
a. Rifath sharook
b. Ryan shalom
c. Raja iyyer
d. Rahul srivastav

21) The Indian state that hosted the 2017 International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) World Cup is ……..?
a. West Bengal
b. Maharashtra
c. Assom
d. Karnataka

22) Manu S Pillai has won the 2017 Sahitya Academy Yuva Puraskar in which Language for his book titled “The Ivory Throne – Chronicles of the House of Travancore”, the biography of the last queen of Travancore?
a. Telugu
b. Sanskrit
c. English
d. Oriya

23) The India’s first city to use robot to control unruly traffic is ………….?
a. Hyderabad
b. Indore
c. Bhopal
d. Agra

24) Name the Indian bank that has launched India’s first open loop EMV contactless metro card “Kochi 1”?
a. Yes bank
c. Axis bank

25) The CEO of Intellecap, has been honoured with the “Social Entrepreneur of the Year” award at The 7th Asian Awards in London. Name him/her?
a. Nisha Dutt
b. Neha dutt
c. Nikhila dutt
d. Nirmala dutt

26) Name the social media platform that launched an Online Civil Courage Initiative (OCCI) in UK to counter online extremist material?
a. Twitter
b. Facebook
c. Google
d. Snapchat

27) Name the Indian personality who will be honoured with the 2017 Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy?
a. Nita ambani
b. Azim premji
c. Rahul bajaj
d. Indira jain

28) Name the India’s first city to deliver diesel at home?
a. Pune
b. Shilling
c. Guwahati
d. Bengaluru

29) The United Nations Public Service Day is observed every year on…………..?
a. June 23
b. June 24
c. June 25
d. June 26

30) Name the Indian Anti Hunger activist who will be honoured with the 2017 Queen’s Young Leaders award?
a. Shiv shekhar
b. Ankit kawatra
c. Anil agarwal
d. Neetu agarwal

VRO / VRA Exam Questions and Answers 2018

About the author


Leave a Comment

error: Content is protected !!