Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2019

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

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

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2. 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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3. ISRO has decided to setup Space Situational Awareness Control Centre in which city?

[A] Kochi
[B] Bengaluru
[C] Hyderabad
[D] Raipur

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4. On which date, the 2019 UN International Day of Friendship is celebrated recently?

[A] July 24
[B] July 26
[C] July 30
[D] July 27

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5. Which Bollywood actor to be felicitated with ‘Excellence in Cinema’ award by Victorian Government?

[A] Priyanka Chopra
[B] Shekhar Kapoor
[C] Shahrukh Khan
[D] Deepika Padukone

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6. 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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7. Which Indian cricketer has been conferred with Karthik Bose Lifetime Achievement award?

[A] Bishan Singh Bedi
[B] Arun Lal
[C] Farokh Engineer
[D] Syed Kirmani

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8. Which state government has launched Mission Shakti sports initiative?

[A] Gujarat
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Madhya pradesh
[D] Jharkhand

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9. Which Indian wrestler bagged gold in women’s 53kg category of the 2019 Poland Open wrestling tournament?

[A] Sakshi Malik
[B] Babita Kumari
[C] Vinesh Phogat
[D] Kavita Devi

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10. Which space agency has discovered first nearby super-earth planet GJ357d?

[A] NASA
[B] Roscosmos
[C] CNES
[D] ISRO

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