August 9 2017 Current Affairs Questions and Answers with an Explanation
Q1. Kynan Chenai has won bronze in men’s trap event at the 7th Asian Championship Shotgun. He hails from which city?
A. New Delhi
Q2. As per a survey released by the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, almost all rural households in _____ and ______ had access to a toilet.
A. Gujarat and Kerala
B. Gujarat and West Bengal
C. Kerala and Telangana
D. Kerala and Haryana
Q3. How many crores did the Indian Railways earned through flexi fare scheme?
A. 420 crores
B. 540 crores
C. 250 crores
D. 650 crore
Q4. Who signed MoU with Telangana State Handloom Department?
A. Amazon India
Q5. Gyan Singh Sohanpal fondly called chacha (uncle) by all has passed away. He was the former ___ minister.
C. West Bengal
Q6. Sections 14, 15 and 16 of the National Food Security Act, 2013 fall under which one of the following chapters of the said act?
A. Identification of Eligible Households
B. Reforms in Targeted Public Distribution System
C. Women Empowerment
D. Grievance Redressal Mechanism
Q7. Who was honoured by UAE Government recently?
A. Firoz Merchant
B. Anil Ambani
C. Ashok Misra
D. Rajesh Verma
Q8. Which congress leader recently won RS election in Gujarat?
A. Shankarsingh Waghela
B. Ahmad Patel
C. Kapil Sibbal
D. Jairam Ramesh
Q9. Who takes the appointment as the Deputy of Comptroller of Minority Affairs of Newyork Nassau Country?
A. Dilip Chauhan
B. Lalith Singh
C. Mohan Chawla
D. Srikanth Patel
Q10. _______finishes 3rd in World Athletics Championship.
A. Justin Gatlin
B. Roger Federer
C. Christian Coleman
D. Usain Bolt