Monthly Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2018

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1. India’s first in-phone tourism guide and mobile application “Go whats That” has launched in which city?

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

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2. Which Indian film bagged the best film award at the 3rd edition of the BRICS Film Festival 2018?

[A] Village Rockstars
[B] Sinjar
[C] Bhanayakam
[D] Newton

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3. Which acclaimed personality has been selected for 2018 Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavana Award for promoting communal harmony and peace.?

[A] Raghuram Rajan
[B] Muzaffar Ali
[C] Amitabh Bachchan
[D] Gopalkrishna Gandhi

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4. The 2018 World Rangers Day (WRD) is observed on which date?

[A] July 29
[B] July 30
[C] July 31
[D] July 28

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5. What is the current repo rate, as per 3rd bi-monthly monetary policy review for of 2018-19 of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)?

[A] 6.50%
[B] 6.00%
[C] 6.25%
[D] 6.75%

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6. Which Indian-Australian mathematician has bestowed with the prestigious 2018 Fields medal?

[A] C.S. Seshadri
[B] Akshay Venkatesh
[C] Calyampudi Radha krishna
[D] Narendra Karmarkar

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7. Which Indian origin personality has clinched the title of MasterChef Australia 2018?

[A] Sashi Cheliah
[B] Aarti Sequeira
[C] Floyd Cardoz
[D] Vikas Khanna

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8. Jalees Sherwani, who passed away recently, was the veteran personality from which field?

[A] Photo Journalism
[B] Mimicry
[C] Film Industry
[D] Sports

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9. Which noted Kannada film producer has passed away, who was the only Kannadiga to chair the Indian Film Chamber of Commerce?

[A] Srinivasa Murthy
[B] Sahaya Sheelan Shadrach
[C] V. Harikrishna
[D] M Bhakthavatsala

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10. NITI Aayog’s International Conference on “Sustainable Growth through Material Recycling: Policy Prescriptions” was held in which city?

[A] New Delhi
[B] Mumbai
[C] Hyderabad
[D] Kanpur

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