GK & Current Affairs Quiz: August 19-20, 2017

1. Which city hosted the Chief Electoral Officers’ Conference of all States and Union Territories?

[A] Pune
[B] Lucknow
[C] Jaipur
[D] New Delhi

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2. The National Conference on “Insolvency and Bankruptcy: Changing Paradigm” was held in which city?

[A] New Delhi
[B] Chennai
[C] Mumbai
[D] Patna

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3. Who will be the chairman of the technical committee for the 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI)-2017?

[A] Nagesh Kukunoor
[B] Piyush Pandey
[C] Shoojit Sarcar
[D] Prasoon Joshi

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4. The United Nations (UN) has launched which global campaign for 2017 World Humanitarian Day (WHD)?

[A] #ShareHumanity
[B] #NotATarget
[C] #Help
[D] #ProtectCivilians

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5. Who has been appointed as the new Russia’s new ambassador to India?

[A] Nikolay Kudashev
[B] Alexander Kadakin
[C] Vladimir Lukin
[D] Yuri Ushakov

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6. India’s first world peace university has come up in which state?

[A] Haryana
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Assam

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7. Which of the followinng has become the first power utility to introduce a QR code based bill payments system in India?

[A] Tata Power
[B] Adani Power
[C] Reliance Power
[D] Jindal India Thermal Power

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8. Who has taken charge as new Executive Director of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI)?

[A] A Unnikrishnan
[B] Ajay Tyagi
[C] G. S. Yadav
[D] Mamta Suri

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9. Which country to host the 2017 FIFA Under-17 World Cup 2017

[A] Japan
[B] United Kingdom
[C] India
[D] Russia

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10. The Periyar National Park (PNR) is located in which state?

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

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