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he 2018 FIFA World Cup was the 21st FIFA World Cup, an international football tournament contested by the

men's national
teams of the member associations of FIFA once every four years. It took place in Russia from 14 June to 15 July 2018. [1]

It was the first World Cup to be held in Eastern Europe,

Top scorer(s) Harry Kane (6 goals)

Best player(s) Luka Modrić

Best young player Kylian Mbappé

Champions France (2nd title)

Runners-up Croatia

Third place Belgium

Fourth place England

Host country Russia

Dates 14 June – 15 July

Teams 32 (from 5 confederations)

Venue(s) 12 (in 11 host cities)

The 2018 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXIII Olympic Winter Games (Korean: 제23 회동계올림픽, translit. Jeisipsamhoe
Donggye Ollimpik) and commonly known as PyeongChang 2018, was an international winter multi-sport event that was held
between 9 and 25 February 2018 in Pyeongchang County, Gangwon Province, South Korea, with the opening rounds for certain
events held on 8 February 2018, the eve of the opening ceremony.

Opening 9 February

Closing 25 February

Opened by President Moon Jae-in


he 2020 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXII Olympiad (Japanese: 第三十二回オリンピック競技大
会 Hepburn: Dai Sanjūni-kai Orinpikku Kyōgi Taikai)[1] and commonly known as Tokyo 2020, is a forthcoming international multi-
sport event that is scheduled to take place from 24 July to 9 August 2020.

The 2022 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXIV Olympic Winter Games (French: Les XXIVème Jeux olympiques
d'hiver;[1] Chinese: 第二十四届冬季奥林匹克运动会; pinyin: Dì Èrshísì Jiè Dōngjì Àolínpǐkè Yùndònghuì), and commonly known
as Beijing 2022, is an international winter multi-sport event that is scheduled to take place from 4 to 20 February 2022,
in Beijing and towns in the neighbouring Hebei province, People's Republic of China.[2]

APEC Papua New Guinea 2018 is the year-long hosting of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meetings in Papua New
Guinea

It was the first time Papua New Guinea is hosting the APEC meetings November 17–18, 2018

2018 ICC Women's World Twenty20


The 2018 ICC Women's World Twenty20 was hosted in the West Indies from 9 to 24 November 2018,[3] during the 2018–19
international cricket season.

Champions Australia (4th title)

Player of the series Alyssa Healy

Most runs Alyssa Healy(225)[1]

Most wickets Deandra Dottin

2018 Men's Hockey World Cup


The 2018 Men's Hockey World Cup was the 14th edition of the Hockey World Cup, the quadrennial world championship for men's
national field hockey teams organized by the FIH. It was held from 28 November to 16 December 2018, at the Kalinga
Stadium in Bhubaneswar, India.[

Host country India

Dates 28 November – 16 December

Champions Belgium (1st title)

Runner-up Netherlands
Top scorer(s) Blake Govers

Alexander Hendrickx (7 goals)

Best player Arthur Van Doren

 Babar Azam becomes second Pakistani to top ICC T20 rankings.


UAE and ) India______ country will trade in their currencies instead of dollar:

Who receives Harvard award for activism in 2018?


(a) Malala Yousafzai

On December 13,2018 Afghanistan opens new trade route with aim of building link to?
(a) Europe`

Which country plans to launch artificial moon into the sky in hopes of saving money on streetlights?: The south-western
Chinese city plans to launch an illumination satellite in 2020. According to an account in the People’s Daily, the artificial moon is
“designed to complement the moon at night”, though it would be eight times as bright.

Which country will host Special Olympics world Games 2019? The 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games is a multi-
sport event for athletes with intellectual disabilities in the tradition of the Special Olympics movement. It will be held in Abu
Dhabi, United Arab Emirates from March 14–21, 2019.[1]

Q. Which country from subcontinent wins the first-ever cricket Test series in Australia?
(a) India

Yellow Vest” movement belongs to which country??


(a) France

Explanation: The yellow vest movement or yellow jackets movement is a populist, grassroots political movement for
economic justice that began in France in 2018.

Q. Which country will host Asia Cup 2020? (b) Pakistan the 2020 Asia Cup will be the 15th edition of the Asia
Cup cricket tournament. The matches will be played as Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is) and it scheduled to be held in September
2020.[1][2] India are the defending champions.[3]

Which Arab country has withdrawn its membership from OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries)?

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(c) Qatar
January 8, 2018 Zahida
Shaikh, a revolutionary woman who dedicated her life to fighting for racial
equality and political rights for women, passed away in Hyderabad late Saturday night. She
was 57 years old.

the country would withdraw from OPEC on January 1, 2019, ending a membership which has
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stood for more than half-a-century.

The 13th G20 summit 2018 was held in:

(b) Buenos Aires, Argentina


2019 G20 Osaka summit
he 2019 G20 Osaka summit will be the fourteenth meeting of Group of Twenty (G20). It will be held on 28–29 June 2019
in Osaka.[2]
It will be the first-ever G20 summit to be hosted in Japan.[3]

______ became the G7 first country to legalize marijuana:

(b) Canada

Which Pakistani Women Cricket Player has been named in ICC Women ODI Team of the year 2018? C. Sana Mir

Which two countries agreed to trade in their local currencies? b) China and Pakistan

Q. _____ to host BRICS 11th summit 2019?


(a) Brazil

Which 2 countries participated as a guests in BRICS 10th summit 2018?


(a) Turkey, Argentina

BRICS 10th summit 2018 was held in?


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(c) South Africa

Q. Which Country to host SAFF (South Asian Football Federation) championship 2019?
(a) Nepal

Q. Which Country hosts first ever meeting of women foreign ministers?


(a) Canada

Q. Recep Teyyep Erdogan, who secured another five-year term by winning ______ percent of the votes in the June 24
presidential election : (c) Ak Party
(a) 52.5

Q. Which Country recently relocated its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem?

Explanation: On 14th May 2018 the US administration has officially relocated the country’s
embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, fulfilling one of Donald Trump’s key promises
during his election campaign.

vWhich country hosts Commonwealth Games 2018?


(a) Australia