Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2019

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1. The 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM-52) has taken place in which city?

[A] Jakarta
[B] Kuala Lumpur
[C] Nay Pyi Taw
[D] Bangkok

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2. Who has become the first cricketer to reach 1000 runs, 100 wickets in T20Is?

[A] Jasprit Bumrah
[B] Shakib al Hasan
[C] Shahid Afridi
[D] Ellyse Perry

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3. 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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4. On pilot basis, the One Nation-one Ration Card scheme has been implemented in which states?

[A] Telangana, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Gujarat
[B] Rajasthan Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Gujarat
[C] Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Gujarat
[D] Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Telangana

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5. Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar is associated to which sports?

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

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6. Which Indian personality has been honoured with the highest award of Republic of Guinea “National order of Merit”?

[A] Rajnath Singh
[B] Ram Nath Kovind
[C] Narendra Modi
[D] Subrahmanyam Jaishankar

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7. Naaz Joshi, who won the Miss World Diversity 2019 title, is from which country?

[A] Mauritius
[B] Indonesia
[C] India
[D] Thailand

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8. Which Indian cricketer has been chosen as the July’s PCA player of the month?

[A] Cheteshwar Pujara
[B] Shikhar Dhawan
[C] Ajinkya Rahane
[D] R Ashwin

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9. The researchers at which IIT have developed portable device to detect bacteria without cell culture or microbiological assays?

[A] IIT Kharagpur
[B] IIT Bombay
[C] IIT Guwahati
[D] IIT Madras

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10. Jay Om Prakash, who passed away recently, was the veteran personality of which field?

[A] Photography
[B] Film Industry
[C] Journalism
[D] Sports

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