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Current Affairs Questions on 23, 24 October 2018:
Which of the following cricket teams has won the 2018 Vijay Hazare Trophy?
A. Mumbai
B. Delhi
C. Bihar
D. Kolkata
Answer: A
Explanation: The Mumbai cricket team clinched the 2018 Vijay Hazare Trophy after a gap of 11 years with a 4-wicket victory over Delhi at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. It’s their 3rd title. Mumbai last won the trophy way back in 2006-07 when they defeated Rajasthan.

In which Indian state the diesel became costlier than petrol for the first time as on 21 October 2018?
A. Delhi
B. Bihar
C. Odisha
D. Kerala
Answer: C
Explanation: A litre of diesel cost 12 paise more than that of petrol in Odisha’s capital Bhubaneswar on 21 October 2018 with diesel being sold at Rs 80.69 per litre while petrol cost 80.57 per litre. This was the first instance of diesel becoming costlier than petrol in any Indian state. While other states have different VAT rates for petrol and diesel, Odisha charges a uniform 26% VAT on both.

Name the Director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) who was removed from his post recently?
A. Alok Verma
B. Rakesh Asthana
C. Devender Kumar
D. Sathish Babu Sana
Answer: A
Explanation: In a dramatic midnight action, the Union Government on October 23, 2018 removed CBI Director Alok Verma from his post. Verma was appointed as CBI Director in 2016 for two years and his tenure ends in December 2018.

Which country has officially opened the world’s longest sea-crossing bridge?
A. Russia
B. China
C. Indonesia
D. Japan
Answer: B
Explanation: China has officially opened the world’s longest sea-crossing bridge, which connects the Chinese city of Zhuhai to the semi-autonomous regions of Hong Kong and Macau. It includes an undersea tunnel allowing ships to pass through the Pearl River delta, the heart of China’s manufacturing sector. The 34 mile-long bridge forms a physical link between the mainland and Hong Kong, an Asian financial hub that was handed over from British to Chinese control in 1997 with the assurance it would maintain its own legal and economic system for 50 years. The bridge is part of China’s plan to create a Greater Bay Area, including Hong Kong, Macau and nine other cities in southern China. The area is currently home to 68 million people. In the past, travelling between Zhuhai and Hong Kong would take up to four hours – the new bridge cuts this down to 30 minutes. It costs about $20bn and build in almost a decade.

Who became the 14th recipient of the 2018 Seoul Peace Prize?
A. Donald Trump
B. Vladimir Putin
C. Narendra Modi
D. Ban-Ki-Moon
Answer: C
Explanation: The Seoul Peace Prize Committee on October 24, 2018 conferred the 2018 Seoul Peace Prize on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his contribution to world peace through his economic vision, ‘Modinomics’. With this, PM Modi became the 14th recipient of this coveted award. The Seoul Peace Prize was established in 1990 to commemorate the success of the 24th Olympic Games held in Seoul. The award was established to crystalise Korean people's yearning for peace on the Korean peninsula and in the rest of the world.........Check More at INDIA GK" App: tinyurl.com/IndiaGK