GK & Current Affairs Questions: August 1, 2018

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Daily GK & Current Affairs Questions and Answers will help you to prepare for General Awareness section for your upcoming competitive exams including; Banking, IBPS, RRB, SSC, UPSC, Railway, Insurance and PSC Exams. Here you can practice Current General Knowledge, Static GK & Current Affairs questions on the most recent news headlines of India and all over the World. Here is the top 10 latest GK & Current Affairs Quiz based Questions and Answers of August 1, 2018 for exam aspirants.

GK & Current Affairs Questions Answers: August 1, 2018


Recently Indian Minister of IT launched E-Aksharayan, a Desktop Software to–

  • (A) develope Artificial Intelligence based system.
  • (B) edit texts in scanned documents.
  • (C) build social networks locally.
  • (D) None of these.

What is the rank of India in top 100 of the United Nation’s E-Government Development Index (EGDI) 2018?

  • (A) 96th
  • (B) 118th
  • (C) 120th
  • (D) 151

The eight core sector growth has been jumps to 7 month high at 6.7% in June mainly for the better growth in which of the following sectors?

  • (A) natural gas and electricity.
  • (B) fertilizers, steel and cement.
  • (C) coal, cement and refinery products.
  • (D) crude oil and fertilizers.

Neeraj Chopra won Gold Medal at Savo Games in Lapinlahti, Finland. Neeraj Chopra is an Indian-

  • (A) Sprinter
  • (B) Swimmer
  • (C) Javelin Thrower
  • (D) Shooter

Indian President Ram Nath Kovind prsented outstanding Parliamentarian Awards for 2014-2017 period to which of the following person?

  • (A) Najma Heptullah
  • (B) Hukmdev Narayan Yadav
  • (C) Ghulam Nabi Azad
  • (D) All of them

Recently Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its third bi-monthly monetary policy review of 2018-19 has increased the policy repo rate by 25 basis points (bps) to-

  • (A) 6.25 per cent
  • (B) 6.50 per cent
  • (C) 6.75 per cent
  • (D) 7.00 per cent

Indian Ebbassy camp office built in 2008 in Biratnagar, Nepal has been closed down today on August 1st 2018. All the services of that office will be now controlled from Embassy of India, Kathmandu Office. Who is the current president of Nepal?

  • (A) Khadga Prasad Oli
  • (B) Bidhya Devi Bhandari
  • (C) Nanda Kishor Pun
  • (D) Ganesh Prasad Timilsina

Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) advised people not to share their Aadhaar number with anyone on social media or Internet. Aadhaar number consists of how many digits?

  • (A) 8 digits
  • (B) 10 digits
  • (C) 12 digits
  • (D) 16 digits

India and England first Test match begins today on August 1st, 2018 at Birmingham. How many times India won as India and England played 17 test series against each other across the United Kingdom?

  • (A) 1 times
  • (B) 3 times
  • (C) 10 times
  • (D) 17 times

In Women's Hockey World Cup held in London, India reach quarter-final beating Italy by-

  • (A) 1-0
  • (B) 2-0
  • (C) 3-0
  • (D) 4-0

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