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Which is the first Indian shipyard to build and deliver 100 warship? Ans: Garden Reach Ship Builders and Engineers Ltd.
As per International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook (WEO) report, what will be the India’s growth rate for the year 2019? Ans: 7.8 per cent

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  • Which is the first Indian shipyard to build and deliver 100 warship? Ans: Garden Reach Ship Builders and Engineers Ltd.
  • As per International Monetary Funds World Economic Outlook (WEO) report, what will be the Indias growth rate for the year 2019? Ans: 7.8 per cent
  • The first edition of Global Wind Summit will be held in which country from 25th to 28th September 2018? Ans: Germany (City – Hamburg)
  • Name the Kannada actor and former Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting who passed away on 24 November 2018? Ans: Ambareesh
  • What is the name of the third state-of-art Scorpene class submarines launched by the Indian Navy? Ans: INS Karanj
  • What was the theme of National Maritime Day which was observed on 05 April 2018? Ans: Indian Shipping – An Ocean of Opportunity
  • In which country the 4th BIMSTEC Summit 2018 held from August 30 to 31, 2018? Ans: Nepal
  • Rita Bhaduri, who passed away recently, belonged to which field? Ans: Films
  • Which country won the Uber Cup badminton tournament (womens) defeating Thailand in the final? Ans: Japan
  • Which is the Latin American country recently launched a cryp tocurrency called Petro, which will be backed by the countrys vast reserve of oil and gas as well as mineral wealth including gold ? Ans: Venezuela
  • Name the chatbot platfform in which a majority stake was bought by Reliance Jio in a Rs 700-crore deal, which includes a Rs 470 crore investment for future growth of the business? Ans: Haptik
  • Who was appointed as the whole-time member of SEBI? Ans: Anant Barua
  • Which country hosted the 2018 ICC Womens World T20 tournament? Ans: West Indies
  • Who won the award for Best Director at the 90th Academy Awards 2018 (Oscars)? Ans: Guillermo del Toro
  • India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) tied up with which Insurance company to provide insurance to all? Ans: Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance
  • What was the theme of 2018 World Oceans Day (WOD)? Ans: Preventing plastic pollution and encouraging solutions for a healthy ocean
  • Who has become the youngest shooter at the age of 15 to win silver in the mens double trap event in Asian Games 2018? Ans: Shardul Vihan
  • At which place in Maharashtra the Indian Army conducted its annual artillery fire power exercise named Topchi? Ans: Deolali
  • Who was appointed as Indias High Commissioner to United Kingdom succeeding Y K Sinha? Ans: Ruchi Ghanashyam
  • Ten years after 26/11, the Indian Navy coordinated the largest-ever coastal defence exercise off the Indian coast on 22-23 January 2019. What is the name of this exercise? Ans: Sea Vigil
  • At which place in Gujarat Indias first Railway University was dedicated to the nation by Railway Minister Shri Piyush Goyal? Ans: Vadodara
  • Which company has opened the worlds largest mobile factory in India? Ans: Samsung
  • Who won the Man Booker Prize 2018 for the novel Milkman? Ans: Anna Burns
  • Which film directed by Guillermo del Toro won the award for Best Picture at the 90th Academy Awards 2018 (Oscars)? Ans: The Shape of Water
  • Name the Human Rights organisation which withdrew its highest honour, the Ambassador of Conscience Award, from Myanmars State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi? Ans: Amnesty International
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