Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2019

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1. Which city has been named world’s best student city in the QS Best Student Cities Ranking?

[A] Paris
[B] Tokyo
[C] Melbourne
[D] London

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2. Who won the IBC 2019 International Honour for Excellence ?

[A] Christopher Nolan
[B] Quentin Tarantino
[C] Andy Serkis
[D] David Fincher

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3. The Innovation for Clean Air (IfCA) has been launched by India & which country in Bangaluru?

[A] UK
[B] France
[C] Belgium
[D] South Africa

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4. Which union ministry has launched the Atal Community Innovation Centre (ACIC) in New Delhi?

[A] Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas
[B] Ministry of Home Affairs
[C] Ministry of Finance
[D] Ministry of Tribal Affairs

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5. Which technical giant has partnered with Apollo Hospitals to fight cardiovascular diseases?

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

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6. The Union Government has set up KABIL for what purpose?

[A] To support women entrepreneurship
[B] To provide free education
[C] To ensure supply of critical Minerals
[D] To promote digitization

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7. The Indian Institute of Forest Management (IIFM) is located in which city?

[A] Jaipur
[B] Bhopal
[C] Dehradun
[D] Delhi

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8. Which state government has launched Vhali Dikri Yojna for the welfare of girl child?

[A] Gujarat
[B] Madhya Pradesh
[C] Rajasthan
[D] Chhattisgarh

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9. Devadas Kanakala, who passed away recently, was the veteran actor of which regional cinema?

[A] Tamil
[B] Telugu
[C] Malayalam
[D] Kannada

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10. As per which committee’s report, UGC has recommended 20 institutions for Institutes of Eminence (IoE)?

[A] Ambika Soni committee
[B] N S Vishwanathan committee
[C] N Gopalaswami committee
[D] Viral Acharya committee

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