Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2019

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1. Which former Indian Cricketer has been honoured with Bharat Gaurav Award?

[A] Sunil Gavaskar
[B] Kapil Dev
[C] Ajit Wadekar
[D] Anil Kumble

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2. 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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3. 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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4. Who is the author of the book “Tools and Weapons: The Promise and The Peril of the Digital Age”?

[A] Sundar Pichai
[B] Brad Smith
[C] Satya Nadella
[D] Jeff Bezos

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

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

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6. 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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7. Which union ministry is conducting India’s first national Time Release Study (TRS)?

[A] Ministry of Home Affairs
[B] Ministry of Finance
[C] Ministry of Corporate Affairs
[D] Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology

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8. Which bank has become the first Indian bank to link up with China’s National Advance Payment System (CNAPS)?

[A] BoB
[B] ICICI
[C] SBI
[D] PNB

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9. As per which article of the constitution, Supreme Court has ruled that a judicial magistrate has power to direct accused to give voice samples?

[A] Article 144
[B] Article 141
[C] Article 142
[D] Article 143

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10. Satwiksairaj Rankireddy is associated to which sports?

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

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