Person in News Current Affairs set 1

Person in News Current Affairs set 1

Persons who are notified in National and International level, those whose makes new record are asked in current affairs section.

Person in news current affairs for February 2018

  • Name the father of Indian DNA fingerprinting who passed away recently? Ans:Lalji singh
  • Which Union Minister launched a public procurementportal ‘MSME Sambandh’ for MSMEs?Ans:Giriraj Singh
  • What is the name of the debut film of Assamese film actor Biju Phukan, who passed away recently?Ans:Dr. Bezbarua
  • Peter Baldwin who passed away recently, had won a primetime Emmy Award for which Movie?  Ans:The Wonder Year
  • Adarsh Sein Anand who passed away recently, was __ Chief Justice of India. Ans:29th
  • Who has been recently appointed as a UNAIDS Special Ambassador for Adolescents and HIV?Ans:Quarraisha Abdool Karim
  • Who has become the first woman to be appointed as Britain’s Ambassador to the United Nations (UN)?Ans:Karen Pierce
  • Who is the most tweeted about world leader? Ans:Donald Trump
  • Who has been recently appointed as the Executive Director of Reserve Bank of India?                  Ans:Uma Shankar
  • Who has recently resigned from the National observer for Indian boxing? Ans:Mary Kom
  • Who inaugurated the 2017 International Gita Mahotsav (IGM)? Ans:Ram Nath Kovind
  • Who is the first Indian woman physician who was honoured with the Google Doodle recently?Ans:Rukhmabai Raut
  • Who was appointed as the Director General of Doordarshan News? Ans:Ira Joshi
  • Who has won the personality of the year award at the International Film Festival of India 2017?Ans:Amitabh Bacchan
  • Who is appointed as the chairman of 15th Finance Commission? Ans:NK Singh
  • Who has been recently appointed as the Chairman of National Anti-profiteering Authority?           Ans:BN Sharma
  • Who has been recently appointed as India’s G 20 Sherpa? Ans:Shaktikanta Das
  • Pradeep Singh Kharola, has been appointed as the new Chairman and Managing Director of Air India. He is well known for the successful rollout of_____ Ans:Bangalore Metro Rail
  • Who has been recently appointed as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director (CEO & MD) ofInfosys? Ans:Salil S. Parekh
  • Narinder Batra has become the President of the Indian Olympic Association (IO1). He defeated his opponent___? Ans:Anil Khanna
  • Preet Didbal has been elected as the first sikh mayor of which city in California? Ans:Yuba city
  • Who has topped the Forbes released list of World’s Highest-Paid Women in Music 2017? Ans:Beyoncé
  • Who has become the first woman to be inducted as Pilot in Indian Navy? Ans:Shubhangi Swaroop
  • Which actress has been appointed as UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador for India?      Ans:Dia Mirza

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