Monthly Current Affairs And GK information | Current Affairs January 2019
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MOST IMPORTANT CURRENT AFFAIRS JANUARY 2019
Q1. World Hindi Day is celebrated on?
Ans: 10th January
Q2. When is National voters day?
Ans: 25th January
Q3. National Girl Child Day and 1st International day of education are celebrated on the same day. When is it?
Ans: 24th January
Q4. What is the theme of the National Girl Child Day?
Ans: Empowering girls for better tomorrow.
Q5. Who is the ICC test player, ODI player and the Cricketer of the year?
Ans: Virat Kohli
Q6. The author of the book “changing India” is.
Ans: Dr. Manmohan Singh
Q7. Who is the winner of the 1st ever Philip Kotler presidential award?
Ans: Narendra Modi
Q8. Who is the IIC women’s cricketer and ODI player of the year 2018?
Ans: Smriti Mandhana
Q9. Name the 1st Cricket team in the world to win 1000 international matches.
Q10. Which is the 1st state in India to implement 10% quota for EWS?
IMPORTANT CURRENT AFFAIRS ON UNION BUDGET – Current Affairs January 2019
Q1. Current account deficit of the year 2018-2019 is?
Q2. Fiscal Deficit for the year 2018-2019, 2019-2020, and 2020-2021 is estimated to be?
Ans: 3.4% , 3.4%, and 3% respectively.
Q3.Standard Deduction Limit is increased to?
Ans: Rs 50,000/-
Q4. Defense Budget of the year 2019-2020 is?
Ans: 3 lakh crore.
Q5. TDS threshold of the rent is increased to?
Ans: 2.4 lakhs.
Q6. The outlay for The Rashtriya Cow Mission is set to be?
Ans: 750 crores
Q7. Allocation for the National Education Mission for the year 2019-2020 is?
Ans: 38572 crores
Q8. The size of the Indian economy in the next 5 years to estimated to be?
Ans: $ 5 trillion
Q9. The gratuity limit for the year 2019-2020 has increased to?
Ans; 30 lakhs
Q10. The amount of Rs 600/- per annum will be given to the farmers from the year 2019. Name the scheme?
CURRENT AFFAIRS JANUARY 2019 ON EVENTS AND VENUES
Q1. Khelo India Youth game 2019 was held in?
Q2. India Africa field training exercise was held in?
Q3. The venue for the Indian Science Congress 2019 was?
Ans: Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar Punjab.
Q4. The venue for the India Myanmar bilateral exercise 2018-2019 was?
Ans: Chandi Mandir Military Station, Haryana.
Q5. ITC Academy Bridge 2019 conference was held in?
Q6. Mega Silk event 2019 was held in?
Ans: New Delhi
Q7. Nation Workshop on street vendors was held in?
Ans: New Delhi.
Q8. The venue for the women’s 4-nation tournament (hero cup) was?
Ans: Orissa ( Bhubunewasar)
Q9. 7TH annual World Government Summit was held in?
Q10. Senior National Badminton Championships 2018-2019 was held in?
Ans: Guwahati, Assam