Current Affairs – May 2019

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1Which country has launched the 45-day ‘Mt Everest Cleaning Campaign’?Nepal
2Indo-French joint naval exercise ‘Varuna 19.1’ has started in which of the following places?Goa
3On which date, the World Tuna Day (WTD-2019) is observed recently?2-May
4Master Hirannaiah, who passed away recently, was the noted personality of which regional theatre?Kannada
5Who has been appointed as NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander in Europe (SACEUR)?Tod Wolters
6Pakkamalai Reserve Forests is located in which state?Tamil Nadu
7Which Indian armed force has decided to observe 2019 as ‘Year of Next of Kin’?Indian Army 
8Where is the headquarters of Konkan Railway Corporation Limited (KRCL)?Navi Mumbai
9Who won the 2019 men’s singles title at the Madrid Open Tennis tournament?Novak Djokovic
10Which insurance company has recently launched the Mosquito Disease Protection Policy?HDFC ERGO
11Teressa Island is located in which of the following union territories of India?Andaman and Nicobar
12During which period the Global Road Safety Week was celebrated across the world?May 6 to May 12
13What was the theme of United Nations Global Road Safety Week which was observed from May 6 to May 12?Leadership for Road Safety
14Which sportsperson was awarded with the highest US civilian honour?Tiger Woods
15On which day the World Press Freedom Day 2019 was observed across the world?3-May
16Name the Nepalese Sherpa climber who has scaled Mount Everest for a 23rd time, breaking his own record for the most successful ascents of the world’s highest peak?Kami Rita
17Who is the author of the book – Game Changer?Shahid Afridi
18On which day International Day of UN Peacekeepers is observed across the world?29th May
19How many teams are participating in the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup?10 teams
20Which activity has been officially labelled by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as an addictive disorder?Excessive gaming
21On which day Menstrual Hygiene Day 2019 is observed?28th May
22The ICC World Cup 2019 will begin in England and Wales on?30th May
23Name the Chinese technology giant against which the US-based company Google Inc has announced suspension of its services?Huawei
24Who has been recently re-elected as the President of South Africa?Cyril Ramaphosa
25What is the name of farthest place in universe where NASA’s spacecraft has recently found evidence of water?Ultima Thule
26On which day World Metrology Day is observed every year?20th May
27Who is the new Defence Minister of India?Rajnath Singh
28Who is the new Home Minister of IndiaAmit Shah
29Who is the new Finance Minister of IndiaNirmala Sitharaman
30For complete list of new Cabinet Ministers, Click Here 
31Which legendary cricketer of India has made his debut as a commentator in the opening match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019?Sachin Tendulkar
32Which Indian state celebrated its statehood on May 30?Goa
33Which group of countries were invited by India to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on May 30, 2019?BIMSTEC
34Which Indian Insititution launched a competition for its logo and mottoo on May 28, 2019?Lokpal
35Who took oath as the new Chief Minister of Sikkim?Prem Singh Golay
36Who will be sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh?Pema Khandu
37Name the YSR Congress Chief who will be sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh on May 30?Jagan Mohan Reddy
38To which Asian country India has recently delivered a pair of Mi-24 attack helicopters?Afghanistan
39Which country will host the 2023 Asian Football Cup?China
40Which country recently blocked all editions of Wikipedia?China
 Who sworn in as the prime minister of Australia recently?Scott Morrison