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சமீபத்திய TNPSC நடப்பு விவகாரங்கள் இந்த பக்கத்தில் கிடைக்கிறது!

TNPSC நடப்பு விவகாரங்கள் தொடர்பான அனைத்து சமீபத்திய புதுப்பிப்புகளையும் 2018 ஆம் ஆண்டு வழங்குவதற்கு இந்த பக்கம் உருவாக்கியுள்ளது. TNPSC குரூப் 1 / 2a / 2/4 க்குத் தயாரிக்கும் வேட்பாளர்கள் இந்த பக்கத்தின் கீழே இருந்து Ques-Ans, தமிழ் வினாடி-வினாவை சரிபார்க்கலாம்.

TNPSC நடப்பு விவகாரங்கள் 2018 இல் வழங்கப்பட்ட கேள்வியும் பதில்களும் உங்களுக்கு சிறந்த தயாரிப்பில் உதவுகின்றன, எனவே சிறந்த முடிவுக்கான தற்போதைய விவகாரங்களில் சமீபத்திய புதுப்பிப்புகளைப் படிக்கும்படி கோரப்படுகிறது.

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TNPSC Current Affairs

TNPSC Current Affairs Headlights in English

  • US Air Force chief General David L. Goldfein flies Tejas aircraft
  • Government inks $100 Million loan agreement for Project to Boost Rural Economy of Tamil Nadu
  • Government relaxes norms of Atal Pension Yojana to expand coverage
  • 2018 Padma Awards
  • Narayanan appointed Director of ISRO’s Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre
  • Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palanichamy receives UNESCO Award
  • UNESCO Asia-Pacific awards for cultural heritage conservation programme
  • OPV Vijaya: Indian Coast Guard patrol vessel launched
  • Government announces 9 new Smart Cities
  • Coast Guards of India, Japan undertake joint naval exercise
  • Committee of Governors submits report to President
  • Flamingo festival held at Pulicat lake in Andhra Pradesh
  • HRD Ministry releases All India Higher Education Survey
  • Atal Pension Yojana reaches subscriber base of 80 lakh
  • Defence Ministry clears Rs.2420 Crore worth contracts for Navy, Army
  • Government, World Bank ink loan agreement for Tamil Nadu Irrigated Agriculture Modernization Project
  • Maharashtra tops in GST collection in first five months
  • Karnataka’s Tirthahalli taluk under grip of monkey fever again
  • Saba Karim appointed as General Manager of BCCI

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TNPSC Current Affairs Headlights in Tamil

  • அமெரிக்க விமானப்படைத் தலைமைத் தளபதி டேவிட் எல். கோல்ட்பீஃப் தேஜாஸ் விமானத்தை பறக்கிறார்
  • தமிழ்நாட்டின் கிராமப்புற பொருளாதாரத்தை ஊக்குவிக்க திட்டம் $ 100 மில்லியன் கடன் ஒப்பந்தத்தில் அரசாங்கம் ஈடுபடுகிறது
  • அலைவரிசை ஓய்வூதியத் திட்டங்களை விரிவுபடுத்த அரசு விதிகளை மீறுகிறது
  • 2018 பத்மா விருதுகள்
  • நாராயணன் ISRO இன் லிக்விட் புரப்சியன் சிஸ்டம்ஸ் சென்டரின் இயக்குனராக நியமிக்கப்பட்டார்
  • தமிழ்நாடு முதல்வர் எடப்பாடி கே. பழநிச்சமி யுனெஸ்கோ விருது பெற்றார்
  • கலாச்சார மரபுவழி பாதுகாப்பு திட்டத்திற்கான யுனெஸ்கோ ஆசியா-பசிபிக் விருதுகள்
  • OPV விஜயா: இந்திய கடலோர காவல்படை ரோந்து கப்பல் தொடங்கப்பட்டது
  • அரசு 9 புதிய ஸ்மார்ட் நகரங்களை அறிவிக்கிறது
  • இந்தியாவின் கடலோர காவலர்கள், ஜப்பான் கூட்டு கடற்படை பயிற்சியை மேற்கொள்கின்றனர்
  • கவர்னர் குழுவின் தலைவர் அறிக்கைக்கு சமர்ப்பிக்கிறார்
  • ஆந்திரப் பிரதேசத்தில் புலிகாட் ஏரியில் நடைபெற்ற ஃபிளமிங்கோ பண்டிகை
  • மனிதவள மேம்பாட்டு அமைச்சகம் அனைத்து இந்திய உயர் கல்வி ஆய்வுகளையும் வெளியிடுகிறது
  • அடல் ஓய்வூதிய யோஜனா 80 லட்சம் வாடிக்கையாளர்களை அடையும்
  • கடற்படை, இராணுவம் ரூ .2420 கோடி மதிப்புள்ள ஒப்பந்தங்களை பாதுகாப்பு அமைச்சு அழித்து வருகிறது
  • தமிழ்நாட்டின் உலக வங்கியின் மைக்ரோ கடன் திட்டம்
  • மகாராஷ்டிரா முதல் ஐந்து மாதங்களில் ஜிஎஸ்டி சேகரிப்பில் முதலிடத்தில் உள்ளது
  • குரங்கு காய்ச்சலின் பிடியில் கர்நாடகாவின் தீர்த்தஹள்ளி தாலுக்
  • பி.சி.சி.ஐயின் பொது மேலாளராக சபா கரீம் நியமிக்கப்பட்டார்

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TNPSC National Current Affairs

  1. In a bid to make education system in India more transparent, the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) has launched integration of e-SANAD portal and NAD – National Academic Depository. e-Sanad
  2. A new draft rules to make mandatory for automobile manufacturers to provide high security registration plates (HSRP) to all new vehicles has published by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) from January 1, 2019.
  3. Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is recommended to be declared as a public body by the Law Commission of India (LCI).
  4. Madhya Pradesh was selected for the Most Film Friendly State award 2017
  5. One Nation One Tax policy for seamless movement of commercial vehicles across the country has been proposed by the Group of Ministers (GoM) constituted by Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.
  6. 25th meeting of the Common wealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018 (CHOGM) was held in London, UK.
  7. A MoU with Ministry of Power for generating 9200 million units for the year 2018-19 was signed by Hydro power major Sutlej Jal Vidut Nigam (SJVN) Limited in New Delhi.
  8. The first International SME (Small, Medium Enterprises) convention organised by Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises will be held in New Delhi from 22ndto 24th April, 2018.
  9. Under Mutual Agreement Procedure (MAP) system, India and Finland have reached an agreement on the tax dispute with Nokia .
  10. ‘Integrated initiative for prevention & control of viral hepatitis’ under National Health Mission (NHM) for prevention and control of viral hepatitis has been decided to roll out by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
  11. A new office of Central Project Monitoring Unit for e-Vidhan project of Government was inaugurated by the Union Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs at Parliament House Annexe.
  12. he restructured Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan (RGSA) was approved by the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
  13. The Union Cabinet has approved promulgation of Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance to provide death penalty for rapists of girls below 12 years.

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TNPSC Current Affairs International

  1. The Malaria Summit was held in London organized by non-profit organisation Malaria No More in conjunction with Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and supported by British Prime Minister Therasa May.
  2. India has pressed the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) nations to set up an independent credit rating agency of the five-member group.
  3. Commonwealth Cyber Declaration to take action on cyber security by 2020 was adopted by the Commonwealth countries at the end of Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London.

TNPSC Current Affairs of Science & Technology/ Defence

  1. Cyber security Tech Accord to work together on cybersecurity issues was signed by 34 leading global technology firms including Facebook, Microsoft, HP, ARM, Cisco, and Oracle.
  2. Transiting Exo planet Survey Satellite (TESS), a new planet-hunting spacecraft onboard of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Carnival, Florida, US was launched by NASA.
  3. India is now the world’s sixth largest economy at $2.6 trillion (interms of GDP), displacing France

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TNPSC Current Affairs Question and Answers

Question1. What is the theme of World Water Day celebrated on 22nd March, 2016?

  1. Water – Its safeguard
  2. Water and its protection
  3. Conservation of Water
  4. Water and Jobs

Answer: 4

Question2. Which of the following singer was recognized recently by Guinness book and Asia book record for singing most number of songs in Indian languages?

  1. Lata Mangeshkar
  2. Susheela Mohan
  3. Janaki
  4. Asha Bhosle

Answer: 2

Question3. The World’s first White Tiger Safari has been opened for public in

  1. Haryana
  2. Bangalore
  3. Sundarbans
  4. Madhya Pradesh

Answer: 4

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Question4. Recently in April 2016, Mary Kom was in news because

  1. Won a medal in Rio Olympics
  2. Broke her own World record
  3. Acted in her Biography film
  4. Was nominated as MP of Rajya Sabha

Answer: 4

Question5. Which country conferred its highest civilian award to our Prime Minister recently?

  1. China
  2. Russia
  3. Afghanistan
  4. United States

Answer: 3

Question6. First Green Rail Corridor was launched recently in Tamil Nadu between

  1. Tiruchirappalli to Chennai
  2. Nagercoil to Madurai
  3. Coimbatore to Nilgiris
  4. Rameshwaram to Manamadurai

Answer: 4

Question7. The seventh India – Japan International Conference on Science and Technology was recently held in

  1. Bangalore
  2. Chennai
  3. Mumbai
  4. Mysore

Answer: 4

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Question8. The Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters (Chevalier de L’Ordre Arts et Lettres) award by the French Government was honoured recently to which tamil actor?

  1. Rajinikanth
  2. Kamal Haasan
  3. Dhanush
  4. Madhavan

Answer: 2

Question9. In Rio Olympics 2016, P V Sindhu got Silver medal for Badminton women singles. The Gold medal for the same game was secured by

  1. Carolina Marin (Spain)
  2. Nozomi Okuhara (Japan)
  3. Jung Kyung-eun (South Korea)
  4. Shin Seung-chan (South Korea)

Answer: 1

Question10. The Majuli Island was recently declared as the Largest River Island in the World by Guinness World Records. This Island is located in the river

  1. Indus
  2. Ganga
  3. Yamuna
  4. Brahmaputra

Answer: 4

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Question 11 Who of the following has become the first director to gross more than $10 billion at the box office?

  1. George Lucas
  2. Martin Scorsese
  3. James Cameron
  4. Steven Spielberg

Answer: 4

TNPSC Current Affairs Questions and Answers 2018

Question12. Grand Central Terminal, Park Avenue, New York is the world’s

  1. largest railway station
  2. highest railway station
  3. longest railway station
  4. None of the above

Answer: Option 1

Question13. Entomology is the science that studies

  1. Behavior of human beings
  2. Insects
  3. The origin and history of technical and scientific terms
  4. The formation of rocks

Answer: Option 2

Question14. Eritrea, which became the 182nd member of the UN in 1993, is in the continent of

  1. Asia
  2. Africa
  3. Europe
  4. Australia

Answer: Option 2

Question15. Garampani sanctuary is located at

  1. Junagarh, Gujarat
  2. Diphu, Assam
  3. Kohima, Nagaland
  4. Gangtok, Sikkim

Answer: Option 2

Question16. For which of the following disciplines is Nobel Prize awarded?

  1. Physics and Chemistry
  2. Physiology or Medicine
  3. Literature, Peace and Economics
  4. All of the above

Answer: Option 4

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Question17. Hitler party which came into power in 1933 is known as

  1. Labour Party
  2. Nazi Party
  3. Ku-Klux-Klan
  4. Democratic Party

Answer: Option 2

Question18. The treaty of Srirangapatna was signed between Tipu Sultan and

  1. Robert Clive
  2. Cornwallis
  3. Dalhousie
  4. Warren Hastings

Answer: Option 2

Question19. The system of competitive examination for civil service was accepted in principle in the year

  1. 1833
  2. 1853
  3. 1858
  4. 1882

Answer: Option 2

Question20. Through which one of the following, the king exercised his control over villages in the Vijayanagar Empire?

  1. Dannayaka
  2. Sumanta
  3. Nayaka
  4. Mahanayakacharya

Answer: Option 4

Question21. The Vijayanagara ruler, Kirshnadev Raya’s work Amuktamalyada, was in

  1. Telugu
  2. Sanskrit
  3. Tamil
  4. Kannada

Answer: Option 1

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Question22. Under an agreement with which of the following countries did Subhas Chandra Bose organize the Indian soldiers, taken as prisoners by the Axis Powers, into the Azad Hind Fauj?

  1. China
  2. Germany
  3. Italy
  4. Japan

Answer: Option 4

Question23. We hear of two envoys being sent to the Roman kings, one in 27-28 AD to the court of Augustus and the other in 110-20 AD to the court of

  1. Cartius
  2. Trajan
  3. Nero
  4. Brutus

Answer: Option 2

Question24. The use of Kharoshti in ancient Indian architecture is the result of India’s contact with

  1. Central Asia
  2. Iran
  3. Greece
  4. China

Answer: Option 3

Question25. Vaikhanasa the five-fold conception of Vishnu consists of

Brahman

Purusha

Prakriti

Satya

Achyuta

Aniruddha

  1. I, II, III, IV and V
  2. II, III, IV, V and VI
  3. I, II, IV, V and VI
  4. I, III, IV, V and VI

Answer: Option 4

Question26. The troops raised by the emperor but not paid directly the state and place under the charge of mansabadars were know as

  1. Walashahi
  2. Barawardi
  3. JCumaki
  4. Dakhili

Answer: Option D

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Question27. First Afghan War took place in

  1. 1839
  2. 1843
  3. 1833
  4. 1848

Answer: Option 1

Question28. Gulf cooperation council was originally formed by

  1. Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates
  2. Second World Nations
  3. Third World Nations
  4. Fourth World Nations

Answer: Option A

Question18. First China War was fought between

  1. China and Britain
  2. China and France
  3. China and Egypt
  4. China and Greek

Answer: Option 1

Question29. Dumping is

  1. selling of goods abroad at a price well below the production cost at the home market price
  2. the process by which the supply of a manufacture’s product remains low in the domestic market, which batches him better price
  3. prohibited by regulations of GATT
  4. All of the above

Answer: Option D

Question30. For the Olympics and World Tournaments, the dimensions of basketball court are

  1. 26 m x 14 m
  2. 28 m x 15 m
  3. 27 m x 16 m
  4. 28 m x 16 m

Answer: Option 2

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