Monthly Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2017

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1. Which committee has been constituted by Union Government to identify key data protection issues?

[A] B N Srikrishna committee
[B] A K Mathur committee
[C] H S Khan committee
[D] KK Lahoti committee

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2. The Sahyadri Tiger Reserve (STR) is located in which state?

[A] Uttrakhand
[B] Kerala
[C] Karnataka
[D] Maharashtra

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3. Which Indian sportsperson has been honored with the East Bengal football club’s highest honour “Bharat Gaurav”?

[A] Syed Naeemuddin
[B] Boddupalli Amit
[C] Dhanraj Pillay
[D] Subhash Bhowmick

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4. Which international organisation has recently released 2017 ICT Facts and Figures report?

[A] International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
[B] International Labour Organization (ILO)
[C] International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
[D] International Organization for Migration (IOM)

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5. The Maharashtra government has constituted committee on safety measures for women in IT sector?

[A] Nirmala Patil committee
[B] Rashmi Shukla committee
[C] Sadhana Jadhav committee
[D] R M Savant committee

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6. Who has been appointed as the new CMD of Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)?

[A] Manoj Mittal
[B] Mohammad Mustafa
[C] Ajay Kumar Kapur
[D] Kiran Sharma

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7. Which city hosted the 2017 meeting of BRICS Trade Ministers?

[A] Shanghai
[B] Brasília
[C] Cape Town
[D] Moscow

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8. India has recently signed how much amount of loan pact with AIIB for Gujarat road project?

[A] $429 million
[B] $329 million
[C] $229 million
[D] $529 million

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9. Who has will be the new Vice-Chairman of NITI Aayog?

[A] Rajiv Kumar
[B] Vinod Paul
[C] Ritesh Gupta
[D] S L Shivappa

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10. Which committee has recently submitted report on institutionalization of arbitration mechanism in India?

[A] BN Srikrishna committee
[B] Neil Chatterjee committee
[C] BP Das committee
[D] K L Gupta committee

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