Join Online Test Series in Our Hi-tech computer lab, only Rs 300 . For More info contact us : 9828710134, 9982234596

Current Affairs : 11-10-2018 in English

National

  • According to the Annual Report on Road Accidents by Road Transport Ministry, the number of road accidents is highest in 2017 in the state of - Tamil Nadu.
  • According to the Annual Report on Road Accidents by Road Transport Ministry, the highest fatalities in road accidents in 2017 in the state of - Uttar Pradesh.
  • The 'Double Decker' bus service in Mumbai will be closed till - October 2023.

International

  • Theme of 'World Mental Health Day 2018' - Young People and Mental Health in a Changing World.
  • The second ‘2nd World Conference on Access to Medical Products: Achieving the SDGs 2030’ was held on 9th October in - New Delhi.

Banking

  • According to new board of directors of Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services' (IL&FS), to stay afloat, company roughly needs around - Rs 100 crore a month.

Sports

  • In the Para Asian Games 2018 at Jakarta (Indonesia), this Indian won gold in 10m air pistol shooting in men SH1 group - Manish Narwal.
  • In the Para Asian Games 2018, this Indian won the gold in women's F32.51 (Hand Defect) - Ekta Bhian.
  • 8th Sultan Johor Cup Hockey is being played at - Johar Baharu (Malaysia).
  • ICC’s match-fixing allegations against Nadeem Ahmad, Irfan Ahmed and Haseeb Amjad, who participated in the Asia Cup cricket tournament in September-18, are from team - Hong Kong.
  • The 'Asian Champions Trophy' hockey tournament will be played from October 18 in - Muscat (Oman).

Person In News

  • This United States Ambassador to the United Nations resigned from post - Nikki Haley.
  • This well-known Malayalam poet, who won Sahitya Academy award in 2013, passed away on October 9 - M. N. Paloor.

General Knowledge

  • World Mental Health Day - October 10.
  • Headquarter of the World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH) - Occoquan, Virginia, USA.
  • World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH) established in the year - 1948.
  • In Mumbai, Double Decker buses were started in the year - 1937.