GK & Current Affairs Quiz: August 26-27, 2017

1. Which state government has launched a new ‘E-Waste Disposal’ scheme in state schools?

[A] Himachal Pradesh
[B] Jharkhand
[C] Uttar Pradesh
[D] Kerala

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2. Who has won the Biju Patnaik Award for Scientific Excellence-2016?

[A] Digambar Behera
[B] Sharat Kumar Pradhan
[C] Prasanta Mohapatra
[D] Bhishma Kumar Patel

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3. The first edition of Grameen Khel Mahotsav will kick-start from which city?

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

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4. Which RBI committee has recently recommended that banks should link home loan rates to repo rate?

[A] Viral Acharya
[B] H R Khan
[C] Tarun Ramadorai
[D] Amitav Ghosh

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5. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has recently signed MoU with which country on mutual co-operation?

[A] Nepal
[B] Bhutan
[C] Bangladesh
[D] Sri Lanka

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6. Who will officially launch the National Sports Talent Search Portal?

[A] Narendra Modi
[B] Venkaiah Naidu
[C] Vijay Goel
[D] Ram Nath Kovind

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7. Which task force has been constituted by the Union Government on Artificial Intelligence (AI) for India’s economic transformation?

[A] Gautam Shroff task force
[B] Shantanu Chaudhary task force
[C] V. Kamakoti task force
[D] Vijay Kumar Sankarapu task force

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8. Jay Thomas, the noted comic actor passed away. He hailed from which country?

[A] Germany
[B] France
[C] United Kingdom
[D] United States

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9. The Chitwan National Park (CNP) is located in which country?

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

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10. Who has won bronze in the 2017 women’s singles World Badminton championships (WBC)?

[A] Ashwini Ponnappa
[B] Jwala Gutta
[C] P V Sindhu
[D] Saina Nehwal

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  • Meghna

    These are the same set of questions published on 22nd August