Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2019

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1. 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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2. The National Security Guard (NSG) works under which union ministry?

[A] Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
[B] Ministry of Home Affairs
[C] Ministry of Law and Justice
[D] Ministry of Defence

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3. Which Indian personality has been honoured with the prestigious 2019 Ramon Magsaysay Award?

[A] K Sivan
[B] Anna Hazare
[C] Ravish Kumar
[D] Mary Kom

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

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

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5. What is the theme of the 2019 edition of World Breastfeeding Week (WBW)?

[A] Breastfeeding and Work: Let’s Make It Work!
[B] Sustaining Breastfeeding Together
[C] Breastfeeding: Foundation of Life
[D] Empower Parents, Enable Breastfeeding

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6. The Census 2021 will be conducted in how many scheduled languages?

[A] 16
[B] 18
[C] 22
[D] 20

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7. Kanti Bhatt, who passed away recently, was the veteran personality of which field?

[A] Journalism
[B] Poltics
[C] Sports
[D] Arts

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8. Satwiksairaj Rankireddy is associated to which sports?

[A] Badminton
[B] Tennis
[C] Wrestling
[D] Boxing

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9. The Union Government has approved Rs 4,900 crore Kosi-Mechi Interlinking project. Mechi is an important tributary of which river basin?

[A] Ganga
[B] Mahananda
[C] Brahmaputra
[D] Yamuna

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10. The census of elephants is undertaken at the national level once in how many years?

[A] 4
[B] 5
[C] 8
[D] 10

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