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Exercise :: Places - Latest Current Affairs

  • Places - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Where did 2019 Taiwan Expo held?

A. Kolkata
B. Mumbai
C. New Delhi
D. Chennai

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Taiwan Expo 2019 began in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The representative of Taipei Economic and Cultural Centre Tien Chung-Kwang and Chairman of Taiwan External Trade Development Council, TAITRA James CF Huang inaugurated the three-day event in the presence of Joint Secretary Praveen Bonigala and ITPO Chairman LC Goyal. There are 10 theme pavilions at the expo focusing on green products, health care, agriculture, tourism, biotechnology and electrical equipment.

2. 

Which Indian city tops in the list of most vulnerable cities to cyberattacks in 2019?

A. Bengaluru
B. Pune
C. Mumbai
D. Chennai

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Quick Heal Security Labs in its report titled "The Annual Threat Report 2019" has disclosed that Mumbai topped the list of 15-city which are more vulnerable to cyber attacks in 2019. The other two cities which followed Mumbai are Delhi and Bengaluru. The report has also revealed that Maharashtra, Delhi and West Bengal which are prone to cyber attacks.

3. 

TAPI (Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India) gas pipeline meet held in __________.

A. Ashgabat
B. New Delhi
C. Kabul
D. Islamabad

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline meeting was held in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. The Pakistani delegation led by Special Assistant to Prime Minister Imran Khan on Petroleum, Nadeem Babar attended the meet to finalize the groundbreaking of the project, which will be held in Pakistan in October, 2019. The TAPI gas pipeline project is expected to be completed by 2022 in Pakistan, after which, Pakistan will receive 1.320 billion cubic meters (bcm) of natural gas.

4. 

2019 International Army Scout Masters Competition will be held in which of the following city?

A. Udaipur
B. Jaisalmer
C. Varanasi
D. Dehradun

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The 5th edition of "International Army Scout Masters Competition" will be organized under the aegis of Konark Corps at Jaisalmer, Rajasthan from 24 July to 17 August 2019. This is the first time that India is the venue for the Army Scouts Masters Competition, which is part of International Army Games steered by Russia. It is also for the first time that an Indian team will participate in this competition. The event will witness participation of the Mechanised Infantry Scout Teams of 8 countries including Russia who is the founding member of this format of International Army Games. The competition will be conducted in five stages, which will test the overall skills of Mechanised Infantry Scouts in simulated battle field scenarios. The combat skills will be adjudicated by a panel of international judges and referees. The competition will showcase combat training and promote camaraderie amongst the contestants, facilitate sharing of best practices as well as develop military and technical cooperation between participating nations.

5. 

The 2nd India Open International Boxing Tournament has started in __________.

A. Guwahati
B. Ranchi
C. Patna
D. Bhopal

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

2nd India Open International Boxing Tournament has started in Guwahati. India will field a strong contingent of 38 men and 37 women in the tournament including Mary Kom in 51-kilogram category. In this 5-day event, 200 players from 16 countries will take part. The competition will be held in a total of 18 categories, 10 in men and 8 in women. The gold medalist will get 2500 US dollar and Silver medalist will earn 1000 US dollar.