Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2020

1. What is the name of the nodal agency that will regulate space activities and the use of ISRO facilities by private sector?

[A] NSIL
[B] IN-SPACe
[C] Space India
[D] Bharat Space

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2. Which country chaired the 6th BRICS Environment Ministers’ Meeting?

[A] Brazil
[B] Russia
[C] India
[D] China

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3. Which Union Ministry has received SKOCH Gold Award for its IT enabled Scholarship Schemes?

[A] Ministry of HRD
[B] Ministry of Tribal Affairs
[C] Ministry of Women and Child Development
[D] Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

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4. What is the name of the Incubator enhancement program launched by the Atal Innovation Mission?

[A] AIM Incubate
[B] AIM iCREST
[C] AIM Support
[D] AIM Enhance

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5. Which state has launched a cyber-crime awareness programme named ‘E-Rakshabandhan’?

[A] Odisha
[B] Andhra Pradesh
[C] Karnataka
[D] Kerala

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6. Which zone of the Indian Railways operated the first-ever Vyapar Mala Express train?

[A] Central Railway
[B] Northern Railway
[C] North-Eastern Railway
[D] East Coast Railway

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7. Amar Singh, who passed away recently, was related to which field?

[A] Sports
[B] Politics
[C] Literature
[D] Arts

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8. The Electronic Vaccine Intelligence Network (eVIN) is being implemented under which programme?

[A] National Health Mission
[B] Ajeevika
[C] Indra Dhanush
[D] Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana

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9. When is National Handlooms Day celebrated in India?

[A] August 6
[B] August 7
[C] August 8
[D] August 9

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10. What is the enhanced limit for loan against Gold, after the recent direction of the Reserve Bank of India?

[A] 100 per cent
[B] 90 per cent
[C] 75 percent
[D] 50 per cent

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