GK & Current Affairs Quiz: August 18, 2017

1. S Paul, who passed away recently, was the renowned personality of which field?

[A] Politics
[B] Sports
[C] Law
[D] Photography

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2. Which union minister has launched “Harit Diwali, Swasth Diwali” campaign to celebrate pollution-free diwali?

[A] Arun Jaitley
[B] Narendra Modi
[C] Rajnath Singh
[D] Harsh Vardhan

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3. The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has launched which consumer mobile app for smooth functioning of electronic toll collection?

[A] MyFASTag
[C] MineFASTag
[D] MiFASTag

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4. Which football club has won the 2017 Spanish Super Cup?

[A] Manchester United
[B] Real Madrid
[C] Barcelona
[D] Arsenal

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5. Who has taken charge as the new Pakistan’s high commissioner to India?

[A] Salman Bashir
[B] Sohail Mahmoodm
[C] Mir Basit
[D] Shahid Malik

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6. The 2017 World Photography Day (WPD) is observed on which date?

[A] August 21
[B] August 18
[C] August 19
[D] August 17

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7. BSNL has launched its “BSNL Wallet” in partnership with which digital payment company?

[A] Jio Money
[B] PhonePe
[C] MobiKwik
[D] Paytm

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8. India has recently signed $24.64 million GEF grant agreement with which international organization for ecosystems service improvement project?

[A] International Monetary Fund
[B] Economic and Social Council
[C] Food and Agriculture Organization
[D] World Bank

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9. Where is the headquarters of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC)?

[A] Pune
[B] Mumbai
[C] Kolkata
[D] Chennai

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10. The Parambikulam Tiger Reserve (PTR) is located in which state?

[A] Kerala
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Karnataka
[D] Andhra Pradesh

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  • Smith

    Very good

  • vikas

    very nice
    some more question will be osm

  • Lavanya

    Very useful for students who participated in olympiad