August 7 2017 Current Affairs Questions and Answers with an Explanation
Q1. Who has will be the new Vice-Chairman of NITI Aayog?
A. Rajiv Kumar
B. Vinod Paul
C. Ritesh Gupta
D. S L Shivappa
Q2. Which Indian tech company would acquire London-based firm Brilliant Basics for Rs 62.76 crore?
B. Tata Consultancy Services (TCS
D. HCL Tech
Q3. Which researchers develop low-cost, sensitive CO sensor recently?
A. World Agroforestry Center
B. World Zoological Center
C. Indian Institute of Science (IISc)
D. International Centre for Research in Agroforestry
Q4. MobiKwik recently inked an agreement with which finance firm?
A. Mannapuram FInance
B. Bajaj Finance
C. HDFC Finance
D. Kotak Finance
Answer and Explanation
Q5. Which Bollywood actor is the brand Ambassador of the Swachh Bharat Mission in UP?
A. Sanjay Dutt
B. Ranbir Kapoor
C. Akshay Kumar
D. Amitabh Bachan
Q6. Who has been appointed as PAYBACK India’s new CEO?
A. Amitabh Kant
B. Sunil Duggal
C. Indra Nooyi
D. Gautam Kaushik
Q7. Which country has imposed a new travel restrictions on Palestinians, preventing them from leaving blockaded Gaza with laptops?
Q8. NAAC launched which framework on July 2017 that ICT enabled, objective, transparent, scalable and robust?
A. Revised Accreditation Framework
B. Revised Assessment Framework
C. Revised Association Framework
D. Revised Agriculture Framework
Q9. Recently this pair has gets bronze at World Doubles Squash Championship?
A. Jenny Duncalf and Alison Waters
B. Laura Massaro & Nicol David
C. Nour El Sherbini & Camille Serme
D. Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal
Q10. Paul Kagame recently won a landslide victory securing 99% votes and 3rd term in office. He is the president of which country?