Current Affairs August 21 2017 Questions and Answers

August 21 2017 Current Affairs Questions and Answers with an Explanation

Q1. Which city is hosting the 8th World Renewable Energy Technology Congress?
A. New Delhi
B. Guwahati
C. Pune
D. Bhopal

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Q2. Every year 20th August is celebrated as __________.
A. Anti Nuclear Day
B. World Mosquito Day
C. Nagasaki Day
D. World Senior Citizen’s Day

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Q3. As per the Agricultural Marketing and Farmer Friendly Reforms Index which among the following states is ranked first –
A. Rajasthan
B. Gujarat
C. Maharashtra
D. Madhya Pradesh

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Q4. Who reviewed the progress of Soil Health Cards Scheme & Fsasal Bima Yojana recently?
A. Shri Arun Jaitley
B. Shri Raj Kumar
C. Shri Ram Kumar
D. Shri Narendra Modi

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Q5. Which insurance Company joined with the Union Bank for Insurance Deals recently?
A. SBI General Insurance
B. HDFC General Insurance
C. Bajaj Allianz General Insurance
D. Kotak Mahindra Life Insurance

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Q6. Ferry Services has been launched between which two countries?
A. England and USA
B. Spain and Portugal
C. North Korea and Russia
D. Canada and Europe

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Q7. Nasa’s tracking and data relay satellite is called by which letter of the alphabet?
A. A
B. M
C. K
D. J

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Q8. Which Public Sector bank accounts for maximum bad loans?
A. ICCI
B. PNB
C. SBI
D. HDFC

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Q9. Which country has appointed the career diplomat Nikolay Kudashev as new ambassador to India?
A. China
B. Russia
C. Japan
D. Germany

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