1Which film has been nominated for Oscar 2019 as India’s official entry?
Ans : Gully Boy
2Who has been selected for the Dadasaheb Phalke award?
Ans : Amitabh Bachchan
3Which city hosted the Howdy Modi event where PM Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump shared the stage together?
Ans : Houston
4Which Indian athlete was recently awarded with International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) Veteran Pin Prize?
Ans : PT Usha
5What is India's position in digital competitiveness in the world as per the IMD World Digital Competitiveness Ranking 2019 (WDCR) report?
Ans : 44th
6Who is the author of the book Reset: Regaining India’s Economic Legacy?
Ans : Subramanian Swamy
7Who was conferred with the "Global Goalkeeper" award by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on September 24, 2019 for his leadership in India’s massive Swachh Bharat Abhiyan?
Ans : Prime Minister Narendra Modi
8Who has become the first Indian cricketer to bowl 3 maidens in T20Is?
Ans : Deepti Sharma
9Which is India’s first corporate-run train that is slated to run from Lucknow to Delhi on October 4, 2019?
Ans : Tejas Express
10Which State/UT became the first to issue the highest number of Golden Cards under Ayushman Bharat scheme?
Ans : Jammu & Kashmir
11Who has become first Indian boxer to won silver medal in World Boxing Championship 2019?
Ans : Amit Panghal
12In order to attract fresh investment in manufacturing and thereby provide boost to ‘Make-in-India’ initiative of the Government, new domestic manufacturing companies incorporated after October 1, has been allowed to pay income tax at a rate of ___ per cent without any incentives?
Ans : 15
13In order to promote growth and investment, a new provision has been inserted in the Income-tax Act with effect from FY 2019-20 which allows any domestic company an option to pay income-tax at the rate of __ per cent subject to condition that they will not avail any exemption/incentive.?
Ans : 22
14Which Indian documentary based on the life of an Uttarakhand farmer Vidyadutt and directed by Nirmal Chander has been nominated for the Oscars?
Ans : Moti Bagh
15Which state government has made Sanskrit language compulsory from 3rd to 8th grade in all government and private schools?
Ans : Uttarakhand
16Who took charge as the 26th chief of the Indian Air Force succeeding Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa?
Ans : Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria
17Who has become the first Defence Minister to fly indigenously-built Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas?
Ans : Rajnath Singh
18Which state has decided to celebrate the year of 2020 as the Year of Artificial Intelligence (AI)?
Ans : Telangana
19As per announcement made by the Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa, Hyderabad Karnataka region comprising Bidar, Ballari, Kalaburagi, Koppal, Raichur and Yadgir would be renamed as _____________?
Ans : Kalyana Karnataka
20Who recently became the first Indian wrestler to qualify for 2020 Tokyo Olympics after defeating world number one Sarah Ann Hildebrandt in the ongoing World Wrestling Championship in Kazakhstan?
Ans : Vinesh Phogat
21Which company will flag-off the country’s first non-Indian Railways run passenger train between Lucknow and Delhi on October 4, offering passengers, better amenities and a refund of 100 if the ₹ train is late by an hour?
Ans : IRCTC
22Over 6 crore EPFO subscribers to get ___ per cent interest for 2018-19. 8.65 On which day Prime Minister Narendra Modi celebrated his 69th birthday?
Ans : 17th September
23Which Air-to-Air missile was successfully flight-tested from the fighter jet Su-30 MKI?
Ans : Astra
24Name the world-renowned chef whose directorial debut- 'The Last Colour' won the Best Feature Film award at the Indian International Film Festival of Boston?
Ans : Vikas Khanna
25Who among the following set a new record in cue sports by winning his 22nd World Billiards Title at the IBSF World Billiards Championship 2019?
Ans : Pankaj Advani
26The Centre has pledged to provide how much fund to ECGC in next five years?
Ans : Rs 8,500 crore
27Who has been appointed as the first Lokayukta of Andhra Pradesh?
Ans : Justice P Lakshman Reddy
28Who has become the 44th person in the world and the first Indian to complete the Enduroman — a triathlon from England to France which is considered to be one of the toughest endurance competitions in the world?
Ans : Mayank Vaid
29Which organisation has decided to translate and publish an anthology of the writings of Guru Nanak Dev in world languages to mark his 550th birth anniversary?
Ans : UNESCO
30Name one of India’s most renowned and respected criminal lawyers who passed away at the age of 95 on September 8, 2019?
Ans : Ram Jethmalani
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