GK & Current Affairs Quiz: August 10, 2018

1. Who has been appointed the new Chairman of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)?

[A] Ram Sewak Sharma
[B] Vikram Limaye
[C] Rajan Mathews
[D] D. Shivalingaiah

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2. Which state is hosting the ‘One District One Product’ Summit 2018?

[A] Andhra Pradesh
[B] Kerala
[C] Uttar Pradesh
[D] Assam

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3. What is the theme of the 2018 International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples?

[A] Indigenous Peoples’ migration and movement
[B] Indigenous Peoples’ Right to Education
[C] Indigenous Peoples’ Right to Health
[D] Ensuring indigenous peoples’ health and well-being

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4. Which of the following has become the first Defence PSU to be activated on the TReDS platform?

[A] Bharat Dynamics
[B] Dredging Corporation of India
[C] Central Electronics Limited
[D] Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers

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5. Who will be India’s flag-bearer in the opening ceremony of the 2018 Asian Games?

[A] Hima Das
[B] Neeraj Chopra
[C] Manika Batra
[D] M. R. Poovamma

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6. Who has been appointed the new chairperson of the National Commission for Women (NCW)?

[A] Lalitha Kumaramangalam
[B] Jayanti Patnaik
[C] Alphons Kannanthanam
[D] Rekha Sharma

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7. The 2018 World Biodiesel Day (WBD) is observed on which date?

[A] August 11
[B] August 8
[C] August 10
[D] August 9

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8. Recently, Justice Gita Mittal has been sworn in as the Chief Justice of which of the following High Courts?

[A] Punjab & Haryana
[B] Jammu & Kashmir
[C] Rajasthan
[D] Uttar Pradesh

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9. What is the current number of India’s Biosphere reserves included in the World Network of Biosphere Reserves?

[A] 8
[B] 9
[C] 10
[D] 11

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10. Who has been voted the most influential woman in history as per the recent Readers of BBC History magazine poll?

[A] Florence Nightingale
[B] Marie Curie
[C] Mother Teresa
[D] Marilyn Monroe

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