Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2020

31. Which organization has built a 180 feet bridge in Pithoragarh district, Uttarakhand in a short span of 3 weeks?

[A] Indian Army
[B] National Highways Authority of India
[C] Boarder Roads Organization
[D] Larsen and Toubro

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32. Which institution is to set up a new Umbrella entity for retail payments?

[A] Reserve Bank of India
[B] National Payment Corporation of India
[C] Securities Exchange Board of India
[D] Indian Banks Association

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33. Which organisation is deploying ‘Ninja’ unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for surveillance?

[A] Indian Space Research Organisation
[B] Defence Research and Development Organisation
[C] Railway Protection Force
[D] Indo Tibetan Border Police Force

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34. Which State / UT has recently given approval for construction of sky scrapers with 70 or more floors?

[A] Delhi
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Gujarat
[D] Telangana

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35. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has recently permitted a relaxation to which financial institutions, to inject liquidity into Discoms?

[A] RBI and NABARD
[B] PFC and REC
[C] NTPC and NHPC
[D] ONGC and GAIL

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36. Which Indian Parliamentarian has attended the inaugural ceremony of the Fifth World Conference of Speakers of Parliament?

[A] Venkaiah Naidu
[B] Om Birla
[C] Thambi Durai
[D] Harivansh Narayan Singh

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37. Which company has partnered with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to offer free Digital skill training?

[A] Microsoft
[B] Google
[C] IBM
[D] Apple

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38. Indian e-commerce company Flipkart is to expand its business to which country?

[A] Sri Lanka
[B] Nepal
[C] Bangladesh
[D] Japan

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39. When is International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism observed?

[A] August 21
[B] August 22
[C] August 23
[D] August 24

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40. Which country has discovered a large natural gas reserve along Black Sea coast?

[A] Turkey
[B] Georgia
[C] Bulgaria
[D] Romania

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