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18th August 2017 Current Affairs Quiz Questions And Answers

18th August 2017 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

18th August 2017 Current Affairs with Questions and Answers are uploaded on this page. The Aspirants who are preparing for the Competitive Examinations or to develop the Knowledge of Current Affairs can check this post which is specially created for the People who has been searching every day for the Current Affairs Quiz. Now after this article, the Candidates easily memorize the Daily Current Affairs by practicing them all multiple times. Here in this particular post, we are giving the Quiz of the Day related to the event Occurred in the Past day. Searchers can find the Questions in the Daily Current Affairs Quiz 2017 on Appointment, City Union Bank plan, Scientists, Organizations, Long Term Irrigation Fund, Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India, steering committee meeting, Durgama Anchalare Malaria Nirakaran, Gallantry Award Winners, India’s first Partition Museum, Exports and Imports, Sports, Set up, Investments, Kalpana Chawla Award, Spanish Super Cup, 2nd World Congress of Optometry, Best Performer Award, Banking and Much more.

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Daily Current Affairs Quiz

1. Who is appointed as the Karur Vysya Bank MD and CEO recently?

A. Rajesh Kumar
B. Naresh Singh
C. Kumar Dev
D. P R Seshadri

2. Which benefit did the City Union Bank plan to offer?

A. Instant Credit Card
B. Debit Cards
C. Online Trading Account
D. Online Loan Sanction up to 5 lakhs

3. Scientists of which country have succeeded in developing an injectable tissue bandage that is capable of repairing damaged hearts without surgery?

A. USA
B. Canada
C. UK
D. France

4. Which of the following organisation has approved the proposal of Department of Investment and public Asset Management, DIPAM for the strategic disinvestment transactions?

A. GOI
B. CCEA
C. RBI
D. CCPA

5. How many crore rupees have been approved by union cabinet for raising extra budgetary resources on Long Term Irrigation Fund in 2017-18?

A. 9,000 Crore
B. 9,020 Crore
C. 9,070 Crore
D. 9,100 Crore

6. Which country will host the next steering committee meeting of the proposed Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline?

A. Pakistan
B. Afghanistan
C. India
D. Turkmenistan

7. ________ State Government will soon launch “Durgama Anchalare Malaria Nirakaran” (DAMON)

A. Madhya Pradesh
B. Assam
C. Odisha
D. Manipur

8. Recently who has launched the website to honour Gallantry Award Winners?

A. Narendra Modi
B. Ram Nath Kovind
C. Sushma Swaraj
D. Raj Nath Singh

9. In which city India’s first Partition Museum will open?

A. Chandigarh
B. Amritsar
C. Hisar
D. Mohali

10. The Union Government has banned exports of gold jewellery, medallions and other articles above _________ carat purity in a bid to check round tripping of the precious metal.

A. 8
B. 15
C. 18
D. 22

11. Indian Hockey Team on August 17, 2017 beat which country to win the Tour of Europe?

A. The Netherlands
B. Austria
C. Germany
D. Spain

12. Name the motorcyclist who on August 17, 2017 became the youngest person to circumnavigate the world solo on a motorbike.

A. Jeison Murillo
B. Juan Pablo Carrizo
C. Antonio Candreva
D. Davide Costa
E. Kane Avellano

13. North Eastern Cultural and Information Centre will be set up in:

A. Shillong
B. Itanagar
C. New Delhi
D. Guwahati

14. The CCEA has approved the proposal of DIPAM for strategic disinvestment. What does “DIPAM” stands for?

A. Department of Investment and Proper Asset Management
B. Department of Investment and Public Asset Management
C. Department of Investment and Property Asset Management
D. Department of Investment and Private Asset Management

15. Who has won the 2017 Kalpana Chawla Award for courage and daring enterprise?

A. Preethi Srinivasan
B. K. Satyagopal
C. S.P. Thyagarajan
D. V.P. Elayapari

16. Which of the following football clubs won the 2017 Spanish Super Cup?

A. Barcelona
B. Real Madrid
C. Athletic Bilbao
D. Sevilla

17. The online portal dedicated to the Gallantry Award winners is developed by which of the following ministries?

A. Union Ministry of Home
B. Union Ministry of Defense
C. Union Ministry of External Affairs
D. Both A and B

18. As per the 4th Advance Estimate of production of major crops for 2016-17, total food grain production in the country is estimated at

A. 255.68 million tonnes
B. 375.68 million tonnes
C. 275.68 million tonnes
D. 229.68 million tonnes

19. The 2nd World Congress of Optometry is going to be held in which city?

A. New Delhi
B. Mumbai
C. Hyderabad
D. Chennai

20. Which bank won the Best Performer Award recently?

A. Dena bank
B. Canara Bank
C. Karnataka Vikas Grameen Bank
D. Kotak Mahindra Bank

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