GK & Current Affairs Quiz: August 21, 2018

1. Which country’s national team has clinched the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Under-15 Women’s Championship 2018?

[A] Bangladesh
[B] India
[C] Bhutan
[D] Nepal

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2. Who has become first Indian woman wrestler to bag gold at the 18th Asian Games 2018?

[A] Pooja Dhanda
[B] Sakshi Malik
[C] Vinesh Phogat
[D] Priyanka Phogat

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3. Which former Indian Army chief has been awarded the United States (US) ‘Legion of Merit’?

[A] Bipin Rawat
[B] Vijay Kumar Singh
[C] Dalbir Singh Suhag
[D] Bikram Singh

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4. Which Indian Shooter bagged a Silver in the men’s 10-metre Air Rifle event at the Jakarta Asian Games 2018 ?

[A] Deepak Kumar
[B] Lakshay
[C] Neeraj Chopra
[D] Saurabh Chaudhary

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5. Uri Avnery, who passed away recently, was the renowned journalist from which country?

[A] Spain
[B] Israel
[C] South Africa
[D] Palestine

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6. Which Indian personality has been conferred the WHO World No Tobacco Day 2017 Award?

[A] Nilesh Mishra
[B] Anish Rajan
[C] SK Arora
[D] Kailash Kumar

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7. Recently tested Anti-Tank Guided Missile ‘Helina’ is helicopter-launched version of which missile?

[A] Akash
[B] Nag
[C] Prithvi
[D] Agni

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8. Which of the following has become the first Public Sector Unit (PSU) to make a transaction on the “TReDS platform”?

[A] Steel Authority of India
[B] Coal India Limited
[C] Gas Authority of India Limited
[D] Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

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9. On which date, the 2018 World Mosquito Day (WMD) was observed recently?

[A] August 20
[B] August 21
[C] August 18
[D] August 19

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10. Which Indian shooter has clinched India’s 1st shooting gold at the 2018 Jakarta Asian Games?

[A] Abhishek Verma
[B] Saurabh Chaudhary
[C] Lakshay Sheron
[D] Deepak Kumar

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