Current Affairs Quiz - July, 2020

GKToday Current Affairs Quiz July, 2020 for SSC, Banking / IBPS, UPSC, IAS, NTSE, CLAT, Railways, NDA, CDS, Judiciary, UPPSC, RPSC, GPSC, MPSC, MPPSC and other states civil services / government job recruitment examinations of India.

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11. Which is the parent organisation of “Global Forum on transparency and exchange of information for tax purposes”?

[A] Financial Action Task Force
[B] Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
[C] G-20
[D] Common Wealth

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12. Milton Glaser, who recently passed away, was associated with which field?

[A] Sports
[B] Politics
[C] Graphics Design
[D] Space Science

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13. A community centre called “Sanskritik Sadbhav Mandap” is being constructed in which state?

[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Bihar

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14. Which Indian state/UT has launched the world’s largest convalescent plasma therapy project for treating COVID-19, named PLATINA?

[A] New Delhi
[B] Maharashtra
[C] TamilNadu

[D] Kerala

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15. Which global institution has approved a project for India called ‘Strengthening Teaching-Learning and Results for States Program (STARS)’?

[A] World Bank
[B] World Economic Forum
[C] International Monetary Fund
[D] Asian Development Bank

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16. The World Bank has approved USD 250 million loan for affordable housing projects of which Indian state?

[A] Odisha
[B] West Bengal
[C] Tamil Nadu
[D] Kerala

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17. Which is the first Indian state/UT to launch a dedicated Plasma Bank to treat COVID-19 patients?

[A] Kerala
[B] Maharashtra
[C] New Delhi
[D] Uttar Pradesh

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18. What is the theme of the ‘National Statistics Day’ 2020, celebrated on June 29?

[A] Sustainable Development Goals 3 and 5
[B] Honouring P. C. Mahalanobis
[C] Statistics is Life
[D] Indian statistics

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19. Which Union Ministry has developed a new web portal to issue No Objection Certificate (NOC) for power projects?

[A] Ministry of Coal
[B] Ministry of Power
[C] Ministry of Defence
[D] Ministry of New and Renewable Energy

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20. Kholongchhu is the first joint venture hydroelectric project between India and which country?

[A] Singapore
[B] Bangladesh
[C] Bhutan
[D] Myanmar

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