February-2018, Current affairs mcqs for UPSC, IAS, State PSC, SSC and other Exams

This page contains February 2018 Current Affairs Multiple choice Questions MCQs from different newspapers and magazines including The Hindu, Indian Express, PIB and Yojna.

These monthly (February 2018) current affairs MCQs are based on different exams syllabus and pattern including UPSC CSE/IAS, State PSC, SSC, CDS, CLAT and other competitive exams. These MCQs of daily news are evenly helpful in both prelims exams and to test one's preparation.

31. 

Which of the following is true about "Telecom Regulatory Authority of India(TRAI)" ?

1. It was established with an act of parliament. 2. Direct To Home (DTH) services and mobile number portability are also regulated by TRAI.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



32. 

Which of the following is true about "Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering(FATF)" ?

1. It is an initiative of the G7 to develop policies to combat money laundering. 2. In 2001 its mandate expanded to include terrorism financing.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



33. 

The "eNAM" platform recently in news is a ?

1. Mobile payment facility 2. Electronic Agriculture Market
3. Electronic portal for Aadhar card registration 4. Online income tax portal



34. 

"Mahanadi" flows through which of the following state(s) of India ?

1) Chhattisgarh
2) Odisha
3) Madhya Pradesh
4) Jharkhand

1. 1 & 2 2. 1,2 & 4
3. 1,3 & 4 4. 2 & 3



35. 

"Panama canal" recently in news is located between which of the following two water bodies ?

1. Mediterranean Sea - Black Sea 2. Caspian Sea - Aral Sea
3. Atlantic Ocean - Pacific Ocean 4. Indian Ocean - Pacific Ocean



36. 

Which of the following organisation has presented "World’s Human Rights report 2017" ?

1. International Federation for Human Rights 2. World Organisation Against Torture
3. UN human rights council 4. Amnesty International



37. 

Which of the following is true about "Nostro accounts" recently in news ?

1. Nostro accounts refer to a bank’s overseas accounts in other banks. 2. An accounts that other banks have on bank's books in its home currency.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



38. 

Which of the following is true about "Vostro accounts" recently in news ?

1. Vostro accounts refer to a bank’s overseas accounts in other banks. 2. An accounts that other banks have on bank's books in its home currency.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



39. 

Which of the following statement(s) in/are appropriate with respect to HIV patients in India ?

1. India is home to the world’s second largest HIV population. 2. Only halfn of the diagnosed HIV patients are on treatment.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



40. 

Which of the following is the theme of "MILAN 2018", series of exercises at Port Blair ?

1. Friendship Across the Seas 2. Participating navies to nurture stronger ties
3. Terrorism free Oceans 4. Combating global warming and water degradation