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Exercise :: Places - Latest Current Affairs

  • Places - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Where did PM Narendra Modi inaugurated the First ESIC Medical College and Hospital?

A. Chandigarh, Haryana
B. Panipat, Haryana
C. Faridabad, Haryana
D. Panipat, Haryana

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

PM Modi inaugurated ESIC Medical College and Hospital at Faridabad which will provide good quality medical care to every citizen of the country.It is the first ESIC Medical College and Hospital in North India. The hospital is well equipped with state of art equipment, services, facilities, campus hostel for boys and girls, etc.The project costs around Rs. 595 crore. The 510 bedded hospital will provide medical facilities to the workers and their family members of the region.

2. 

Where did the World Sustainable Development Summit 2019 held?

A. Tokyo
B. Beijing
C. New Delhi
D. Noida

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

World Sustainable Development Summit (WSDS) 2019, the flagship event of 'The Energy and Resources Institute' (TERI), was inaugurated by Vice President Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. The theme of WSDS 2019 was 'Attaining the 2030 Agenda: delivering on our promise'. Frank Bainimarama, Prime Minister of Fiji was honoured with the Sustainable Development Leadership Award 2019 for his outstanding contributions towards sustainable development in Fiji.

3. 

Where was the 2019 Australian Cricket Awards held?

A. Gold Coast
B. Victoria
C. Melbourne
D. Sydney

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Off-spinner Nathan Lyon named Test player of the year at Australian Cricket Awards 2019 held in Melbourne, Australia. Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis won T20I and ODI Player of the year respectively. Nathan Lyon is only the second specialist bowler to bag the Test honour in the last decade. The first was fast bowler Mitchell Starc who won the honour in 2017. It is the second T20I honour in the career of Glenn Maxwell. He won the honour of the first time in 2015. The inaugural women's T20I Player of the year by Alyssa Healy.

4. 

India-U.S. Commercial Dialogue and India-U.S. CEO Forum was held in __________.

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

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

India and the United States held India-U.S. Commercial Dialogue and India-U.S. CEO Forum in New Delhi. Union Minister for Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, chaired the meeting. The CEO Forum was co-chaired by Chairman, Tata Sons, N. Chandrasekaran and President and CEO of American Tower Corporation, Mr. James D. The MoU was signed between National Accreditation Board for Certification Bodies (NABCB) of India and ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB) of the United States for cooperation in matters related to accreditation.

5. 

Which city hosted the first investor conference ASCEND 2019?

A. Thiruvananthapuram
B. Ernakulam
C. Kochi
D. Kozhikode

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Kochi hosted the first investor conference ASCEND 2019 to showcase industry friendly initiatives. The conference displayed landmark administrative and policy reforms that improved ease of doing business in Kerala. The objective of the conference was to bring into sharp focus a governance that is transparent, efficient and simplified. It facilitates business and investments by reducing bureaucratic procedures. The Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation (KSIDC) has conducted the conference in Kochi. It is the industrial and investment promotion agency of Kerala government. Industries department introduced an online platform KSWIFT which enable entrepreneurs to submit all applications online and obtain licences and approvals in a time-bound manner.