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Days Current Affairs Quiz - May 2018

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1. 20th of May 2018 is first World Bee day, declared by United Nations General Assembly. First World Bee Day celebrations held in _________ ?

Slovenia
Czech Republic
Slovakia
Lithunia
None of These


2. ___________ - Statehood Day of Maharashtra and Gujarat. It commemorates formation of Maharashtra and Gujarat from division of the Bombay State on this day in 1960.

May 02
May 03
May 01
May 04
None of These


3. _____________ - World Tuna Day. 2018 theme is Smart Tuna – Smart Ocean ?

May 05
May 25
May 20
May 02
None of These


4. _____________ - World Press Freedom Day. 2018 Theme is ‘Keeping Power in Check: Media, Justice and The Rule of Law’.

May 15
May 20
May 31
May 13
May 03


5. ___________ - World Asthma Day. 2018 theme is Never too early, never too late. It’s always the right time to address airways disease. ?

May 10
May 15
May 1
May 5
None of These


6. _______________ - International Workers' Day, also known as Labour Day AND May Day. 2018 Theme is  Uniting Workers for Social and Economic Advancement.

May 1
May 10
May 15
May 20
None of These


7. _____________ - National Technology Day. 2018 theme is Science and Technology for a Sustainable Future.

  1. On this day in 1998, India carried out series of nuclear tests at Pokhran. Also first indigenous aircraft "Hansa-3" was test flown on this day and India also performed successful test firing of Trishul missile on same day.
  2. Considering these technological advancements, then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee declared 11th May as National Technology Day.
  3. On this occasion, Atal Tinkering Marathon’s Top 30 Innovations to be supported through industry partnerships were showcased. Atal Tinkering Labs of Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) of NITI Aayog organized an Atal Tinkering Marathon in an effort to identify India’s best student innovators. It was six month long nationwide challenge across 6 thematic areas - clean energy, water resources, waste management, healthcare, smart mobility and agriculture-tech.
May 1
May 11
May 15
May 21
None of These


8. _________________ - International Nurses Day (IND). It marks birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale, founder of modern nursing. 2018 theme is Nurses: A Voice to Lead – Health is a Human Right. On this occasion, President conferred National Florence Nightingale Awards to nursing personnel from across country.

May 12
May 1
May 2
May 10
None of These


9. _______________ - World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD). 2018 theme is Unifying our Voices for Bird Conservation.

May 12
May 1
May 2
May 10
None of These


10. ________________ - International Day of Families. 2018 theme is Families and inclusive societies.

May 5
May 1
May 10
May 15
None of These


11. ________________ - UNESCO International Day of Light AND International Day of Living Together in Peace.

May 10
May 6
May 1
May 16
None of These


12. _______________ - World Hypertension Day. 2018 thee is Know Your Numbers.

May 1
May 17
May 7
May 10
None of These


13. ____________________ - World Telecommunication and Information Society Day. 2018 Theme is Enabling the positive use of Artificial Intelligence for All.

May 7
May 1
May 10
May 22
May 17


14. ________________ - International Museum Day. 2018 theme is Museums and Hyper Communication – New Approaches and New Public. It is also observed as AIDS Vaccination day.

May 18
May 1
May 8
May 10
None of These


15. __________________ - World Metrology Day. 2018 Theme is Constant evolution of the International System of Units.

May 2
May 25
May 12
May 20
None of These


16. _______________ - Anti Terrorism Day. It marks assassination of Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in 1991. It is also observed as World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development.

May 2
May 1
May 21
May 10
None of These


17. _____________ - International Day for Biological Diversity. 2018 theme is Celebrating 25 Years of Action for Biodiversity.

  1. On this occasion, National Mission for Clean Ganga and World Wildlife Federation (WWF) - India jointly organised workshop Ganga and its Bio-diversity: Developing a Road Map for Habitat and Species Conservation in New Delhi. Also, national-level celebrations were held at Prof. Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University (PJTSAU) in Hyderabad.
  2. On this occasion, India Biodiversity Awards 2018 were announced in 4 categories -
    1. Conservation of Wild and Domesticated Species - 
      1. Singchung Bugun Village Community Reserve Management Committee (Arunachal Pradesh) - For Conservation of Bugun Liocichla, a critically endangered bird.
      2. Lemsachenlok Organization (Nagaland)
      3. Kutch Unt Uchherak Maldhari Sangathan (Gujarat) - Conservation of Kharai camel. which is unique for its ability to adapt well to both terrestrial and marine ecosystems.
      4. Kalden Singhi Bhutia (Sikkim) - For conservation of Tibetan sheep.
    2. Sustainable Use of Biological Resources - 
      1. Sangham Women Farmers Group (Medak district of Telangana) - Working towards conservation of agro-biodiversity for 15 years.
      2. Parvathi Nagarajan - (Tamil Nadu) - Works for environment protection, wellness and women's empowerment.
      3. Raipassa Biodiversity Management Committee (Tripura) - Community depends on cultivation, collection and sale of broom grass for its livelihood. Villagers collect about 50 tonnes of broom grass per season, and sell it at Rs. 22/Kg.
    3. Replicable Mechanisms for Access and Benefit Sharing
    4. Best Biodiversity Management Committees -
      1. Eraviperoor Grama Panchayat (Kerala) - is an excellent model of a multi-stakeholder partnership in local biodiversity conservation. BMC has rejuvenated a tributary of river Pampa, successfully recovered 13.5 acres of river bank and shown exemplary work in plastic waste management.
      2. Pithorabad Grama Panchayat (Madhya Pradesh) - Sustained efforts towards the conservation and sustainable utilization of bio-resources.  It conserves around 115 traditional types of paddies, 32 varieties of vegetables, and medicinal plants.
May 2
May 22
May 11
May 15
None of These


18. ________________ - World Turtle Day.

May 20
May 23
May 13
May 2
None of These


19. _______________ - Commonwealth Day.

May 4
May 2
May 20
May 24
None of These


20. ______________ - World Thyroid Day.

May 25
May 2
May 5
May 20
None of These


21. ____________ - International Day of Action for Women's Health.

May 28
May 2
May 8
May 20
None of These


22. ______________ - International Day of UN Peacekeepers. 2018 Theme is UN Peacekeepers: 70 Years of Service and Sacrifice.

May 9
May 29
May 2
May 20
None of These


23. _______________ - Goa Statehood Day. It attained full statehood on 30th May 1987 becoming India’s 25th state. Daman and Diu were separated from Goa and continue to be administered as a UT.

May 15
May 3
May 13
May 30
None of These


24. __________ - World No Tobacco Day. 2018 thme is Tobacco and heart disease.

May 11
May 30
May 3
May 1
May 31


25. ____________ - International Firefighters’ Day.

May 14
May 24
May 4
May 10
None of These


26. ___________ - World Cartoonist’s Day.

May 5
May 1
May 15
May 10
None of These


27. ______________, 2018 - 58th Raising day of Border Roads Organisation (BRO). It is also observed as World Athletics Day.

May 17
May 7
May 10
May 5
None of These


28. _________________ - World Red Cross Day. Theme of 2018 is Memorable smiles from around the world.

May 18
May 10
May 8
May 5
None of These




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