GK & Current Affairs Questions Answers: August 12-13, 2018

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GK & Current Affairs Questions and Answers: August 12-13, 2018

Q1.

A customer friendly Digital initiative MOPAD- Multi Option Payment Acceptance Device has been launched by which of the following bank for ease of doing digital transaction?

  • (A) SBI
  • (B) PNB
  • (C) BOB
  • (D) Andhra Bank
Q2.

RBI recently cancels Certificate of Registration of 17 NBFCs. Which of these following NBFCs are included in that list published on 9th August 2018?

  • (A) P.S. Enterprises Private Limited
  • (B) Anuradha Investments Limited
  • (C) Sapthagiri Finance & Leasing Private Limited
  • (D) All of these
Q3.

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman recently dedicates Hussainiwala bridge to the nation. The historic Hussainiwala bridge is located at which of the following state?

  • (A) West Bengal
  • (B) Jammu & Kashmir
  • (C) Punjab
  • (D) Meghalaya
Q4.

Nepal-India Literature festivals 2018 begins in birjung, Nepal for exchangine cultural & literal values between two coutries. Who is the current prime minister of Nepal?

  • (A) Bidhya Devi Bhandari
  • (B) Khadga Prasad Oli
  • (C) Nanda Kishor Pun
  • (D) Om Prakash Mishra
Q5.

In the recent Test match played between India and England in Lord's Cricket Ground, London, England beat India by-

  • (A) an innings
  • (B) 159 runs
  • (C) 189 runs
  • (D) Both A & B
Q6.

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee passed away at the age of 89. He won Outstanding Parliamentarian Award in-

  • (A) 1990
  • (B) 1992
  • (C) 1996
  • (D) 1999
Q7.

World Breastfeeding Week is being held every year from-

  • (A) 1 to 7 June
  • (B) 1 to 7 July
  • (C) 1 to 7 August
  • (D) 1 to 7 September
Q8.

Who has been recently sworn in as the chairman of AP Grandhalaya Samstha?

  • (A) Mr. Pulla Rao
  • (B) Dasari Raja Mastaru
  • (C) Mr. Ananda Babu
  • (D) Nara Lokesh
Q9.

Nobel laureate V.S. Naipaul died at the age of 85. Which of the following novel is written by him?

  • (A) A Bend in the River
  • (B) A House for Mr. Biswas
  • (C) Brittle
  • (D) All of these
Q10.

PVR Ltd. will buy South India's largest cinema company "SPI Cinemas" to increase the number of screen to 1000 by 2020. Currently how many PVR screens are available?

  • (A) 500
  • (B) 638
  • (C) 748
  • (D) 820
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