> Home / More Current Affair News / Current Affair Detail

Current Affairs Quiz: April 6, 2019

Updated On - Saturday, 06 April 2019

National Marine Day is celebrated?

Answer: April 5 National Marine Day is celebrated on April 5 every year. Its purpose is to promote inter-continental trade and global economy. On April 5, 2019, Scindia Steam Navigation Company's maritime SS Loyalty went on a trip to the United Kingdom. This was an important event in Indian shipping history, at which time British control was on the sea routes. This year the theme of National



In which country was the world's first smartphone launched recently?

Answer: South Korea

Recently Samsung Electronics launched the Galaxy S10 5G phone in South Korea. It is the world's first smartphone with 5G communication system. Earlier, South Korea had recently become the first country to launch the 5G network in the world. Samsung's smartphone costs $ 1200 (about 83,000 rupees).



Recently, which country's space agency has successfully demolished the RAIGU Asteroids?

Answer: Japan

Recently, the Spacecraft Haibusa II of Japan dropped explosive on the RAUUG Asteroid, its purpose was to build a crater on the RAUGUU Asteroid. Later Hayabus will take the samples along with the debris generated from this explosion for study.

Hayabusa 2 Hayabusa 2 is a mission sent by Japanese Space Agency. Earlier, another mission was sent by Hayabusa, who came back in 2010 with asteroid samples. Hayabusa reached the RAUUG Asteroid on June 27, 2018. It will study the rygu asteroid for one and a half years and will return to Earth after taking back samples. This mission will probably return by taking a sampling on Earth by December 2020.

RAUUG Asteroid

Ruugu Asteroid is present near the Earth, it is the asteroid of Apollo Group. This can provide very important information related to the solar system. It can get information about the origin and development of the universe.



In which state has AFSPA been partially removed recently?

Answer: Arunachal Pradesh AFSPA has been partially removed from three of the nine districts of Arunachal Pradesh, although AFSPA is still in place in Myanmar regions.

Along with the creation of Arunachal Pradesh, AFSPA was implemented in it. Parliament implemented AFSPA in 1958. This Assam and Central Territory was implemented in Manipur. When Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Nagaland came into being, AFSPA was implemented in these newly created states as well.

The Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 (AFSPA)

AFSPA was implemented in 1958, it is used in areas declared as turbulent. Due to the dispute between religious, racial, linguistic and communities in any area through this act, it can be declared turbulent by the state or central government.

Announcement of Distressed Area: In the section 3 of this Act, the Governor of the State or Union Territory has been given the power to issue notification in the Gazette in India, which is the power to send armed forces to the citizens to help the citizens. If any area is declared turbulent, then this situation will be applicable for at least three months.

Special powers to the Armed Forces: The Armed Forces, State and Central Police Force have been empowered to destroy, investigate and shoot property or house being used by militants by this act. In this Act security forces have also been protected from malicious and crucial lawsuits.

Note: Currently AFSPA is applicable in 6 states: Assam, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh (in the border of only 20 km along with Tirap, Changlang and Longing district and Assam), Manipur (except Imphal Municipality area), Meghalaya (Assam Limited to 20 km range) and Jammu and Kashmir



Where is the National Cardiology Conference 2019 being organized?

Answer: Lucknow April 5, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated the National Heart Disease Conference 2019 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, in the Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences. This three-day conference is being organized by the Heart Disease Department. Experts from Europe, America, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Indonesia and Australia are participating in this conference. Cardiology and the latest technology will be discussed in this conference. This conference will be held in Uttar Pradesh for the first time.



In which city will the Nepal-India franchise investment exhibition and conference be held?

Answer: Kathmandu

Nepal-India franchise investment exhibition and conference will be organized in Kathmandu, Nepal, during 15-16 May, 2019. Focus on promoting Indo-Nepal relations by entrepreneurship in this event. The conference will be organized by the Federation of Nepali Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI). This event will present new opportunities for investment in Nepal. More than 250 industrialists and investors can take part in this conference.



The Indian scientists of which organization have discovered a new enzyme called "Muren Endopeptides"?

Answer: Center for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB)

Recently, scientists of the Center for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB) have discovered a new enzyme called "Murray Endopeptides". This enzyme can destroy the cell wall of the bacteria. This can lead to a new way of taking medicine. This will help in the destruction of microbes. In this quest, Lavin Kumar Chodyseti and his mentor Dr. Manjula Reddy have done outstanding work. 9. Which railway station was recently given ISO certification in India? North - Guwahati Railway Station Guwahati Railway Station has become the first railway station to get ISO certification in the country. This ISO 14001: 2015 certification has been provided to the Guwahati railway station to follow the guidelines issued by the National Green Tribunal for the Environment Management System. The standard of cleanliness is very high in Guwahati Railway Station, in which all state-of-the-art facilities are available. This certification will be reviewed by NF Railways in 2020. Various types of authorization are provided by ISO. 14001 certification relates to environmental management system, it was last updated in 2015, hence it is called ISO 14001-2015.



With the IIT, which Indian Bureau of Standards will work for standardization?

Answer: IIT Delhi, Recently, BIS and IIT Delhi have signed MoU for standardization and conformity evaluation.

Key points

  • BIS and IIT Delhi will establish Center of Excellence for standardization, testing and conformity assessment. This center will be set up at IIT-Delhi campus.
  • IIT Delhi will provide investigative assistance for research and development projects of standardization. BIS will provide financial assistance to IIT Delhi for projects
  • Both institutes will organize programs on training and standardization.
  • IIT Delhi will also start an academic course on the topic of standardization.
  • The MoU will be for five years, it can be extended later.
  • In the Technical Committee of BIS, IIT Delhi has 50 faculty members.



Who was appointed the new managing director of LIC?

Answer: Vipin Anand

Recently, Vipin Anand was appointed the new managing director of LIC. Earlier, he was engaged in the LIC's western zone. Vipin Anand has been working in LIC for 35 years. He has played an important role in the establishment of LIC in Singapore and Bangladesh.


Marine Day is "Indian Ocean: Ocean of Occasions". According to the Shipping Director General, there are 43 shipping companies in India, they have a total of 1,401 sea vessels.

Entrance Exam Notice Board 2023
Entrance Exam Notice Board
All India
Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test (HPCET)
Exam Date : 10-2024-05 Last Date :
Entrance Exam Notice Board
All India
Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT)
Exam Date : 07-2024-01 Last Date : 12-2023-31
Entrance Exam Notice Board
All India
VIT All India Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE)
Exam Date : 04-2024-19 Last Date : 03-2024-30
Entrance Exam Notice Board
All India
Admission Test for IcfaiTech (ATIT)
Exam Date : 12-2023-21 Last Date : 12-2023-19
Entrance Exam Notice Board
State Level
Andhra Pradesh Physical Education Common Entrance Test (APPECET)
Exam Date : 05-2023-31 Last Date : 05-2023-24
Entrance Exam Notice Board
All India
All India Law Entrance Test (AILET)
Exam Date : 12-2023-10 Last Date : 11-2023-13
Entrance Exam Notice Board
All India
Joint Entrance Exam - Main (JEE-Main)
Exam Date : 01-2024-24 Last Date : 11-2023-30
Entrance Exam Notice Board
All India
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)
Exam Date : 02-2024-03 Last Date : 10-2023-12
Entrance Exam Notice Board
All India
Joint Admission Test (JAM)
Exam Date : 02-2023-12 Last Date : 10-2023-11
Entrance Exam Notice Board
All India
AIMS Test for Management Admissions (ATMA)
Exam Date : 02-2024-18 Last Date : 02-2023-11
Entrance Exam Notice Board
University Level
PES Scholastic Aptitude Test (PESSAT)
Exam Date : Last Date :
Entrance Exam Notice Board
All India
Sha-Shib Scholarship and Aptitude Test (SSAT)
Exam Date : 04-2024-24 Last Date : 03-2024-15