Current Affairs Quiz – August, 2016

GK & Current Affairs – August 30, 2016

1. Which committee has recently submitted report on border protection to Union Government? [A]H R Nagendra committee [B]N K Singh committee [C]Madhukar Gupta committee [D]Shailesh Nagar committee Answer: Madhukar Gupta committeeNotes: The Madhukar Gupta committee on border protection has submitted its report to the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh. The committee was formed to strengthen ..

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GK & Current Affairs – August 28, 29, 2016

1. Which high-level committee has been constituted by the Union Government to promote card payments? [A]Amit Mitra committee [B]Shankar Acharya committee [C]Ratan P Watal committee [D]Arvind Subramanian committee Answer: Ratan P Watal committeeNotes: The Union Finance Ministry has constituted a high-level committee to suggest steps to promote card payments through incentives like tax rebates and ..

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GK & Current Affairs – August 26, 27, 2016

1. Who has been bestowed with the UEFA Best Player in Europe Award for 2016? [A]Cristiano Ronaldo [B]Lionel Messi [C]Antoine Griezmann [D]Gareth Bale Answer: Cristiano RonaldoNotes: Cristiano Ronaldo, the Portuguese footballer who plays for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Portugal national team, has won the UEFA Best Player in Europe award for the year ..

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GK & Current Affairs – August 25, 2016

1. K K Sreedharan Nair, who died recently, was associated with which field? [A]Sports [B]Politics [C]Journalism [D]Science Answer: JournalismNotes: K K Sreedharan Nair (86), the former editor of Mathrubhumi magazine, has recently passed away in Kochi, Kerala. It is an Indian general interest weekly magazine published by the Mathrubumi Printing and Publishing Company in Kozhikode, ..

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GK & Current Affairs – August 24, 2016

1. Which state has become the first Indian state to sign an agreement with the Union Ministry of Civil Aviation to develop 10 non-functional regional airports? [A]Madhya Pradesh [B]Rajasthan [C]Maharashtra [D]Andhra Pradesh Answer: MaharashtraNotes: Maharashtra has become the first Indian state to sign an agreement with the Union Ministry of Civil Aviation to develop 10 ..

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