GK & Current Affairs Quiz: August 24, 2017

1. The constitution bench of Supreme Court has declared right to privacy as Fundamental right under constitution. The bench was headed by whom?

[A] D Y Chandrachud
[B] A M Sapre
[C] JS Khehar
[D] R F Nariman

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2. The 2017 International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition is observed on which date?

[A] August 24
[B] August 25
[C] August 22
[D] August 23

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3. Which tech giant has launched ‘Project Brainwave’ for real time Artificial Intelligence (AI)?

[A] Infosys
[B] Microsoft
[C] Facebook
[D] Google

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4. Which city will host the first-ever beauty pageant for transgenders “Miss Transqueen India”?

[A] Gurugram
[B] Pune
[C] Kochi
[D] Chennai

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5. Which state government has launched a grid-connected rooftop solar programme through net-metering system?

[A] Odisha
[B] Madhya Pradesh
[C] Rajasthan
[D] Kerala

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6. The Karnataka government has tied up with which tech giant to develop India’s first Farm Price Forecasting Model?

[A] Google
[B] Infosys
[C] Microsoft
[D] Facebook

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7. Which country is hosting the International Military Music Festival (IMMF-2017)?

[A] India
[B] United States
[C] China
[D] Russia

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8. The Palamau Tiger Reserve (PTR) is located in which state?

[A] Tamil Nadu
[B] Jharkhand
[C] Punjab
[D] Haryana

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9. Who has been appointed as the new Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Air India?

[A] Rajiv Bansal
[B] Kirti Das
[C] Nitant Agrawal
[D] Vinay Kumar

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10. Who is leading the Indian delegation in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) meeting on disaster prevention?

[A] Rajnath Singh
[B] Sushma Swaraj
[C] Arun Jaitley
[D] Narendra Singh Tomar

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