Current Affairs – July 2019

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1Ambati Rayudu, who recently retired from all forms of cricket, is from which state?Andhra Pradesh
2At which place the Colonel Chewang Rinchen Setu was recently inaugurated by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh?Ladakh
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4In which state 7th edition of Tawang Festival began on October 29, 2019?Arunachal Pradesh
5Name the leader of terrorist organization Islamic State (IS) who was recently killed in a US military operation?Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
6Name the legendary cosmonaut who was the first person to do space walk in 1965 but died recently at the age of 85?Alexei Leonov
7On which date, the 2019 edition of World Population Day (WPD) is observed?11-Jul
8On which day International Day of the Girl Child is observed across the world?11th October
9On which day National Unity Day is celebrated in India?31st October
10On which day World Cities Day is observed across the world?31st October
11On which day World Post Day is observed across the world?9th October
12Prime Minister of which country recently resigned after nationwide protests against tax provisions on using WhatsApp calls along with other austerity measures?Lebanon
13The famous Kataragama temple is located in which country?Sri Lanka
14The first-ever Global Conference for Media Freedom was held in which city?London
15The Government Employees of which Union Territory will now get all 7th CPC Allowances with effect from 31st October 2019?Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh
16To create awareness and to take steps against hunger and malnutrition in India which campaign was started by the United Nations World Food Program (UNWFP)?Feed Our Future
17What is India’s position in the 2019 Ease of Doing Business rankings?63rd
18What is the name of NASA’s recently launched a satellite to study the ionosphere to explore the mysterious, dynamic region where air meets space?ICON
19What is the rank of the Indian passport at the 2019 Henley Passport Index?86th
20What is the theme of the 2019 edition of UN MSME Day?Big Money For Small Business: Financing the SDGs
21Which category of citizens was recently allowed by the PFRDA to enroll in National Pension Scheme (NPS)?Overseas Citizens of India (OCI)
22Which city is hosting the first-ever ISA’s joint security exercise “ISALEX19”?Abu Dhabi
23Which country has recently stopped the postal services with India?Pakistan
24Which country was ranked number one with 84.8 points in Global Competitiveness Index 2019?Singapore
25Which district became the first kerosene-free district of Gujarat?Gandhinagar
26Which Indian city will host the 2nd Assembly of International Solar Alliance (ISA)?New Delhi
27Which Indian cricketer has created a new record of hitting the most number of sixes in a bilateral Test series?Rohit Sharma
28Which party won the maximum seats in the Haryana assembly elections 2019?BJP
29Which state government has announced Rs 10k monthly allowance for Padma Shri awardees?Odisha
30Which United Nations’ agency recently became the first to make transactions in cryptocurrency?UNICEF
31Who has been appointed as MD & CFO of the World Bank (WB)?Anshula Kant
32Who has been appointed as the 47th Chief Justice of India succeeding current Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi?Justice SA Bobde
33Who has been appointed as the first Lieutenant Governor (LG) of Jammu and Kashmir, now a union territory?Girish Chandra Murmu
34Who has been appointed as the first Lieutenant Governor of Ladakh?Radha Krishna Mathur
35Who has been appointed the new Governor of Himachal Pradesh?Kalraj Mishraj
36Who has been awarded with the 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature?Olga Tokarczuk
37Who is the author of the book ‘Whispers of Time’?Krishna Saksena
38Who is the current chief of National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)?Anil Manibhai Naik
39Who is the head of the RBI committee to strengthen Core Investment Companies (CIC) framework?Tapan Ray
40Who won Nobel Prize in Physics 2019 for theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology?Michel Mayor, Didier Queloz and James Peebles