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May: 156 Current Affairs Oneliners

Here are your over 100 current affairs for the month of 2020:

What are the name of Indian Navy ships (INS) which will commence the first phase of the evacuation operations of Indians stranded abroad?

INS Jalashwa and INS Magar

___ has tied up with IIT Delhi to develop reusable PPE kits?

PNB Housing Finance Limited

 

Who has been reappointed as chairperson of Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee?    

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

 

Name the portal which has been launched to fast-track approval to COVID-19 related drone operations?    

GARUD

 

Youssef Hossam is related to which sport?

Tennis

 

Who is the author of the book - Vijyant at Kargil: The Life of a Kargil War Hero?      

Colonel VN Thapar and Neha Dwivedi

 

International No Diet Day is observed on...?

May 6

 

Which state has launched project CMAPP - to monitor farming needs?         

Andhra Pradesh

 

Which state has launched a new program - Nigah - to sensitize and educate the family members of the people coming to the state from other parts of the country?    

Himachal Pradesh

 

Name the campaign which has been started to bring Indians stranded abroad?  

Vande Bharat Mission

 

Covid 19 started in..        

China

 

 

Name the first Indian state to provide Mid-Day Meal ration?      

MP

 

As per the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy(CMIE), what is the unemployment rate in India as on May 3?    
27.11

 

As per the ‘Digital in India' report by the Internet & Mobile Association of India(IAMAI) & Nielsen, how many Internet users are there in rural India?      

227 million

 

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has extended ___ as its National Goodwill Ambassador for another two years?        

Dia Mirza

 

World Athletics Day is observed on..?   

May 7

 

 

Which state has launched a national scholarship online portal under - Mukhyamantri Yuba Yogayog Yojana?  

Tripura

 

Sanjeevani a unique vehicle developed at the local level in ...?    

Madhya Pradesh

 

World Asthma Day is observed on...?    

May 5

 

World Red Cross is observed on...?        

May 8

 

World Hand Hygiene Day is observed on...? 

May 5

 

Which state has passed ordinance to suspend most Labour Laws for three years      

UP

 

Which state has launched - Pravasi Raahat Mitra - app for migrant Workers?

UP

 

___ has become the first state to provide the facility of beds with ventilators in each district?    

UP

 

In the term CBIC, what is the meaning of last C?  

Customs

 

ADB has approved USD ___ loan to India to help fight coronavirus?

1.5 billion

 

Which country will launch its 1st satellite - Arktika-M - to monitor Arctic climate and environment?     

Russia

 

Sandeep Kumari is related with which sport?        

Discus thrower

 

__ has launched a startup has launched reusable antimicrobial mask NSafe?    

IIT - Delhi

 

Who is the writer of - Finding Freedom: Harry and Meghan and the Making of a Modern Royal Family?        

Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand

 

World Migratory Bird Day is observed on...?

May 9

 

Central Board of Direct Taxes has amended 44G of Income-tax Rules....?

1962

 

Which state has launched the country's first-ever FIR Aapke Dwar Yojana?  

MP

 

 

Umar Akmal is related with which sport?      

Cricket

 

Name the committee which has been formed by SAI to prepare SOP to resume training post lockdown?   

Rohit Bharadwaj committee

 

India has launched Mission ___ to assist 5 island nations Indian Ocean amid COVID-19?     

Sagar

 

___ will remain as FIH President until May 2021?

Narinder Batra

 

Hari Shankar Vasudevan who passed away recently was famous...?    

historian

 

Who is the author of the book - Fear of God ?       

Vadhan

 

National technology day is observed on....?  

May 11

 

International Day of the Nurse is observed on...?

May 12

 

Champions Portal has been launched by the Ministry of ....?        

MSME

 

When was Atal Pension Yojana launched?    

2015

 

How much fund has been earmarked under Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan?       

20 lac crore

 

Sohrai Khovar painting is related with which state?      

Jharkhand

 

As per the latest World Economic Forum global Energy Transition index 2020, which county has been ranked at 1st position?  

Sweden

 

Manmeet Singh is related with which sport?

TT

 

Which Indian state has launched HOPE a portal to help unemployed youth?

Uttarakhand

 

Which state has re-launched Sambal Yojana for Dalits tribals and poor?         

MP

 

Which Indian state has the lowest infant mortality rate in India?

Kerala

 

Name the 1st Indian to win Fed Cup Heart award 2020 for Asia and Oceania zone?

Sania Mirza

 

Which two states have decided to provide tap water to every household by Dec 2022?  

Haryana and Jammu-Kashmir

 

Where is the headquarter of the World Tourism Organization?  

London

 

Reserve Bank has extended interest subsidy scheme for exporters till ...?         

31 March, 2021

 

As per the United Nations' World Economic Situation and Prospects report global economy will shrink by ....?      
3.2%

 

Which state has launched Matir Smriti scheme to utilise 50,000-acre barren land in six districts?    

West Bengal

 

 

FM Nirmala Sitharaman has announced setting up of ____ Agri infrastructure fund

Rs 1 lakh crore

 

Which state has launched Mission Grand Care to spread the message of elderly safety?

Kerala

 

___ has approved USD 1 bn aid to India to accelerate COVID-19 social protection response program?       

World Bank

 

Which programme has been launched for the digital skilling of tribal youth?    

GOAL

 

Who is the author of the book - Tista Parer Brittanto?

Debesh Roy

 

 

 

International Day of Families is observed on...?    

May 15

 

National Endangered Species Day 2020 was observed on...?        

May 15

 

Which state has launched two welfare schemes - Sneher Porosh and Prochesta?      

West Bengal

 

Which state has launched started online classes for Schoolchildren in association with Doordarshan?      
Jharkhand

 

Govt has introduced a new scheme of ___ nterest subvention on working capital loans for the dairy sector?    
2%

 

Sikkim Statehood Day is celebrated on...?     

May 16

 

 

International Day of Living Together is observed on...?

May 16

 

___ has become the first European country to proclaim an end to the coronavirus epidemic at home?     

Slovenia

 

When was National Agriculture Market launched?       

2016

 

When was Battle of Haldighati fought?

1568

 

The Government of India has declared the banking industry as public utility service till....?        

October 21, 2020

 

Name the first Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Vessel, ICGS Sachet in Goa?         

Sachet

 

How much fund has been earmarked for Defence Testing Infrastructure Scheme? 

Rupee 400 crores

 

Union Defence Minister has approved the abolition of 9,304 posts in the military engineering services based on the recommendations of... committee?    

Shekatar Committee

 

Defence Ministry has signed MoU with TATA Power to modernize ___ airfields?

37

 

In Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan___ crores increase has been done in allocation for MGNREGS to provide employment boost?

Rs 40,000

 

Which county has develops - iFeel-You - bracelet for social distancing?

Italy

 

 

___ has launched special gold loan business vertical?  

Canara Bank

 

International Museum Day is observed on...?       

May 18

 

World AIDS Vaccine Day celebrated on ...?   

May 18

 

World Hypertension Day....? 

May 17

 

___ launched 1st of its kind campaign, Charan Paduka, for migrant labourers?       

MP

 

Gujarat has mandated digital payment for home delivery in___ ?        

Ahmedabad

 

Gujarat has mandated digital payment for home delivery in___ ?        

Ahmedabad

 

World Bee Day is observed on ...? 

May 20

 

World Metrology Day is observed on...?        

May 20

 

Which state has started an initiative - SUKOON – COVID-19 to Beat the Stress?

J & K

 

Which state has launched Mee Annapurna initiative for farmers welfare? 

Maharashtra

 

Where is Konark Sun Temple?        

Odisha

 

Where is Dibru Saikhowa Park?      

Assam

 

For 2020-21 the ICRA has cut India’s GDP growth forecast to...? 

-5 %

 

Air India has resumed its booking for domestic flights under the ___ scheme? 

Let's Fly Again

 

On May 22 India Post has resumed booking for International Speed Post to__ countries?       

15

 

Which state government has started fever clinics to make screening facilities related to coronavirus?

Madhya Pradesh

 

World Turtle Day is observed on...?       

May 23

 

The government has approved the extension of - Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana till...?   

2023

 

Recently, World Bank has announced $160 billion assistance to how many countries?

100

 

Who is the writer of the book - Hop On: My Adventures on Boats, Trains and Planes?    

Ruskin Bond

 

When is the International Day for Biological Diversity celebrated?      

May 22

 

Which bank introduced Bank Golden Years FD, a special FD with an interest rate of 6.55% per annum for senior citizens?  

ICICI

 

Naomi Osaka is related with which sport?     

Tennis

 

Which committee has been formed to reform the drug regulatory system in India?      

Rajesh Bhushan committee

 

Who is new Vice President of the World Bank?    

Carmen Reinhart

 

Aritz Aduriz is related with sport? 

Football

 

Ashley Cooper was related with which sport?       

Tennis

 

Which was the theme of World Turtle day 2020? 

Adopt, Don’t Shop

 

 

International Day to End Obstetric Fistula?  

May 23

 

Longleng and Chiulan are the species of...?   

falcons

 

With which will you relate Kheer Bhawani Mela?

Jammu and Kashmir

 

Which city has the highest recovery rate of Covid 19 in MP at 63 percent? 

Bhopal

 

Balbir Singh Sr was related with which sport?       

Hockey

 

Which panel has recommended the judgment of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on the monetisation of fiscal deficit?    
Nand Kishore panel

 

Name the first state to release a report highlighting its conservation efforts to save over 1,100 rare plants from extinction?

Uttarakhand

 

Name the country where India has up a military war game center called INDIA?     

Uganda

 

Where is Malabar wildlife sanctuary?   

Kerala

 

Which state has signed sign MoUs with industry associations to create 10 lakh jobs for migrant workers?

UP

 

Name the scheme which aims to provide land ownership rights to people in rural areas?     

Swamitva

 

Name the Indian state with which ADB has signed $177 million loan for road improvements?      

Maharashtra

 

 

World Hunger Day is observed on..?      

May 28

 

Mujtaba Hussain, who died recently was a famous author of...   

Urdu

 

Shanmugam, wod died recently was a famous player of ...?

Football

 

Name the Hong Kong’s - King of Gambling -, who died recently?

Stanley Ho

 

Who is the writer of the book - The Ickabog?        

JK Rowling

 

Indian navy is setting up Missile Park - Agneeprastha - at ...?

INS Kalinga

 

 

The first phase of Army Commanders' Conference has concluded in...?         

New Delhi

 

Who was the first CM of Chhattisgarh?

Ajit Jogi

 

Where is Maharaja Bir Bikram airport? 

Tripura

 

Which organization has given 2,749 Khelo India athletes Rs 30,000 each?

SAI

 

Name the Indian army officer who has received UN Military Gender Advocate Award?   

Major Suman Gawani

 

International Day of UN Peacekeepers is observed on..?      

May 29

 

Srijan Mahila Vikas Sahyog Samiti Limited scam is related with which state?

Bihar

 

Recently, how many MFP items have been added by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs into the MSP list?      

23

 

Which country has decided to terminate its relationship with WHO over its handling of Coronavirus?

India

 

Which Indian state celebrates its Statehood Day on May 30?       

Goa

 

Name the India state which will be launching State Health Register, a first-of-its-kind in India?
Karnataka

 

 

Name the artificial intelligence (AI) based chatbot assistance which has been launched by National Payment Corporation of India(NPCI)?        

PAi

 

Which state has developed 800 Km roads as Herbal roads?

Uttar Pradesh

 

 

 

मई: 156 करंट अफेयर्स ओनलिनर्स

Here are your over 100 current affairs for the month of 2020:

What are the name of Indian Navy ships (INS) which will commence the first phase of the evacuation operations of Indians stranded abroad?

INS Jalashwa and INS Magar

___ has tied up with IIT Delhi to develop reusable PPE kits?

PNB Housing Finance Limited

 

Who has been reappointed as chairperson of Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee?    

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

 

Name the portal which has been launched to fast-track approval to COVID-19 related drone operations?    

GARUD

 

Youssef Hossam is related to which sport?

Tennis

 

Who is the author of the book - Vijyant at Kargil: The Life of a Kargil War Hero?      

Colonel VN Thapar and Neha Dwivedi

 

International No Diet Day is observed on...?

May 6

 

Which state has launched project CMAPP - to monitor farming needs?         

Andhra Pradesh

 

Which state has launched a new program - Nigah - to sensitize and educate the family members of the people coming to the state from other parts of the country?    

Himachal Pradesh

 

Name the campaign which has been started to bring Indians stranded abroad?  

Vande Bharat Mission

 

Covid 19 started in..        

China

 

 

Name the first Indian state to provide Mid-Day Meal ration?      

MP

 

As per the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy(CMIE), what is the unemployment rate in India as on May 3?    
27.11

 

As per the ‘Digital in India' report by the Internet & Mobile Association of India(IAMAI) & Nielsen, how many Internet users are there in rural India?      

227 million

 

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has extended ___ as its National Goodwill Ambassador for another two years?        

Dia Mirza

 

World Athletics Day is observed on..?   

May 7

 

 

Which state has launched a national scholarship online portal under - Mukhyamantri Yuba Yogayog Yojana?  

Tripura

 

Sanjeevani a unique vehicle developed at the local level in ...?    

Madhya Pradesh

 

World Asthma Day is observed on...?    

May 5

 

World Red Cross is observed on...?        

May 8

 

World Hand Hygiene Day is observed on...? 

May 5

 

Which state has passed ordinance to suspend most Labour Laws for three years      

UP

 

Which state has launched - Pravasi Raahat Mitra - app for migrant Workers?

UP

 

___ has become the first state to provide the facility of beds with ventilators in each district?    

UP

 

In the term CBIC, what is the meaning of last C?  

Customs

 

ADB has approved USD ___ loan to India to help fight coronavirus?

1.5 billion

 

Which country will launch its 1st satellite - Arktika-M - to monitor Arctic climate and environment?     

Russia

 

Sandeep Kumari is related with which sport?        

Discus thrower

 

__ has launched a startup has launched reusable antimicrobial mask NSafe?    

IIT - Delhi

 

Who is the writer of - Finding Freedom: Harry and Meghan and the Making of a Modern Royal Family?        

Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand

 

World Migratory Bird Day is observed on...?

May 9

 

Central Board of Direct Taxes has amended 44G of Income-tax Rules....?

1962

 

Which state has launched the country's first-ever FIR Aapke Dwar Yojana?  

MP

 

 

Umar Akmal is related with which sport?      

Cricket

 

Name the committee which has been formed by SAI to prepare SOP to resume training post lockdown?   

Rohit Bharadwaj committee

 

India has launched Mission ___ to assist 5 island nations Indian Ocean amid COVID-19?     

Sagar

 

___ will remain as FIH President until May 2021?

Narinder Batra

 

Hari Shankar Vasudevan who passed away recently was famous...?    

historian

 

Who is the author of the book - Fear of God ?       

Vadhan

 

National technology day is observed on....?  

May 11

 

International Day of the Nurse is observed on...?

May 12

 

Champions Portal has been launched by the Ministry of ....?        

MSME

 

When was Atal Pension Yojana launched?    

2015

 

How much fund has been earmarked under Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan?       

20 lac crore

 

Sohrai Khovar painting is related with which state?      

Jharkhand

 

As per the latest World Economic Forum global Energy Transition index 2020, which county has been ranked at 1st position?  

Sweden

 

Manmeet Singh is related with which sport?

TT

 

Which Indian state has launched HOPE a portal to help unemployed youth?

Uttarakhand

 

Which state has re-launched Sambal Yojana for Dalits tribals and poor?         

MP

 

Which Indian state has the lowest infant mortality rate in India?

Kerala

 

Name the 1st Indian to win Fed Cup Heart award 2020 for Asia and Oceania zone?

Sania Mirza

 

Which two states have decided to provide tap water to every household by Dec 2022?  

Haryana and Jammu-Kashmir

 

Where is the headquarter of the World Tourism Organization?  

London

 

Reserve Bank has extended interest subsidy scheme for exporters till ...?         

31 March, 2021

 

As per the United Nations' World Economic Situation and Prospects report global economy will shrink by ....?      
3.2%

 

Which state has launched Matir Smriti scheme to utilise 50,000-acre barren land in six districts?    

West Bengal

 

 

FM Nirmala Sitharaman has announced setting up of ____ Agri infrastructure fund

Rs 1 lakh crore

 

Which state has launched Mission Grand Care to spread the message of elderly safety?

Kerala

 

___ has approved USD 1 bn aid to India to accelerate COVID-19 social protection response program?       

World Bank

 

Which programme has been launched for the digital skilling of tribal youth?    

GOAL

 

Who is the author of the book - Tista Parer Brittanto?

Debesh Roy

 

 

 

International Day of Families is observed on...?    

May 15

 

National Endangered Species Day 2020 was observed on...?        

May 15

 

Which state has launched two welfare schemes - Sneher Porosh and Prochesta?      

West Bengal

 

Which state has launched started online classes for Schoolchildren in association with Doordarshan?      
Jharkhand

 

Govt has introduced a new scheme of ___ nterest subvention on working capital loans for the dairy sector?    
2%

 

Sikkim Statehood Day is celebrated on...?     

May 16

 

 

International Day of Living Together is observed on...?

May 16

 

___ has become the first European country to proclaim an end to the coronavirus epidemic at home?     

Slovenia

 

When was National Agriculture Market launched?       

2016

 

When was Battle of Haldighati fought?

1568

 

The Government of India has declared the banking industry as public utility service till....?        

October 21, 2020

 

Name the first Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Vessel, ICGS Sachet in Goa?         

Sachet

 

How much fund has been earmarked for Defence Testing Infrastructure Scheme? 

Rupee 400 crores

 

Union Defence Minister has approved the abolition of 9,304 posts in the military engineering services based on the recommendations of... committee?    

Shekatar Committee

 

Defence Ministry has signed MoU with TATA Power to modernize ___ airfields?

37

 

In Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan___ crores increase has been done in allocation for MGNREGS to provide employment boost?

Rs 40,000

 

Which county has develops - iFeel-You - bracelet for social distancing?

Italy

 

 

___ has launched special gold loan business vertical?  

Canara Bank

 

International Museum Day is observed on...?       

May 18

 

World AIDS Vaccine Day celebrated on ...?   

May 18

 

World Hypertension Day....? 

May 17

 

___ launched 1st of its kind campaign, Charan Paduka, for migrant labourers?       

MP

 

Gujarat has mandated digital payment for home delivery in___ ?        

Ahmedabad

 

Gujarat has mandated digital payment for home delivery in___ ?        

Ahmedabad

 

World Bee Day is observed on ...? 

May 20

 

World Metrology Day is observed on...?        

May 20

 

Which state has started an initiative - SUKOON – COVID-19 to Beat the Stress?

J & K

 

Which state has launched Mee Annapurna initiative for farmers welfare? 

Maharashtra

 

Where is Konark Sun Temple?        

Odisha

 

Where is Dibru Saikhowa Park?      

Assam

 

For 2020-21 the ICRA has cut India’s GDP growth forecast to...? 

-5 %

 

Air India has resumed its booking for domestic flights under the ___ scheme? 

Let's Fly Again

 

On May 22 India Post has resumed booking for International Speed Post to__ countries?       

15

 

Which state government has started fever clinics to make screening facilities related to coronavirus?

Madhya Pradesh

 

World Turtle Day is observed on...?       

May 23

 

The government has approved the extension of - Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana till...?   

2023

 

Recently, World Bank has announced $160 billion assistance to how many countries?

100

 

Who is the writer of the book - Hop On: My Adventures on Boats, Trains and Planes?    

Ruskin Bond

 

When is the International Day for Biological Diversity celebrated?      

May 22

 

Which bank introduced Bank Golden Years FD, a special FD with an interest rate of 6.55% per annum for senior citizens?  

ICICI

 

Naomi Osaka is related with which sport?     

Tennis

 

Which committee has been formed to reform the drug regulatory system in India?      

Rajesh Bhushan committee

 

Who is new Vice President of the World Bank?    

Carmen Reinhart

 

Aritz Aduriz is related with sport? 

Football

 

Ashley Cooper was related with which sport?       

Tennis

 

Which was the theme of World Turtle day 2020? 

Adopt, Don’t Shop

 

 

International Day to End Obstetric Fistula?  

May 23

 

Longleng and Chiulan are the species of...?   

falcons

 

With which will you relate Kheer Bhawani Mela?

Jammu and Kashmir

 

Which city has the highest recovery rate of Covid 19 in MP at 63 percent? 

Bhopal

 

Balbir Singh Sr was related with which sport?       

Hockey

 

Which panel has recommended the judgment of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on the monetisation of fiscal deficit?    
Nand Kishore panel

 

Name the first state to release a report highlighting its conservation efforts to save over 1,100 rare plants from extinction?

Uttarakhand

 

Name the country where India has up a military war game center called INDIA?     

Uganda

 

Where is Malabar wildlife sanctuary?   

Kerala

 

Which state has signed sign MoUs with industry associations to create 10 lakh jobs for migrant workers?

UP

 

Name the scheme which aims to provide land ownership rights to people in rural areas?     

Swamitva

 

Name the Indian state with which ADB has signed $177 million loan for road improvements?      

Maharashtra

 

 

World Hunger Day is observed on..?      

May 28

 

Mujtaba Hussain, who died recently was a famous author of...   

Urdu

 

Shanmugam, wod died recently was a famous player of ...?

Football

 

Name the Hong Kong’s - King of Gambling -, who died recently?

Stanley Ho

 

Who is the writer of the book - The Ickabog?        

JK Rowling

 

Indian navy is setting up Missile Park - Agneeprastha - at ...?

INS Kalinga

 

 

The first phase of Army Commanders' Conference has concluded in...?         

New Delhi

 

Who was the first CM of Chhattisgarh?

Ajit Jogi

 

Where is Maharaja Bir Bikram airport? 

Tripura

 

Which organization has given 2,749 Khelo India athletes Rs 30,000 each?

SAI

 

Name the Indian army officer who has received UN Military Gender Advocate Award?   

Major Suman Gawani

 

International Day of UN Peacekeepers is observed on..?      

May 29

 

Srijan Mahila Vikas Sahyog Samiti Limited scam is related with which state?

Bihar

 

Recently, how many MFP items have been added by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs into the MSP list?      

23

 

Which country has decided to terminate its relationship with WHO over its handling of Coronavirus?

India

 

Which Indian state celebrates its Statehood Day on May 30?       

Goa

 

Name the India state which will be launching State Health Register, a first-of-its-kind in India?
Karnataka

 

 

Name the artificial intelligence (AI) based chatbot assistance which has been launched by National Payment Corporation of India(NPCI)?        

PAi

 

Which state has developed 800 Km roads as Herbal roads?

Uttar Pradesh

 

 

 

 

 

 


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