GK & Current Affairs Questions: August 5-6, 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 5-6, 2018 for exam aspirants.

GK & Current Affairs Questions Answers: August 5-6, 2018


Recently Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) confirms that Aadhar helpline number will not be able steal user information. And people can update the number with UADAI's new number 1947. Who is the chairman of UIDAI?

  • (A) J. Satyanarayana
  • (B) Dr. Ajay Bhushan Pandey
  • (C) Reetika Khera
  • (D) Yashwant Sinha

GST council headed by finance minister Piyush Goyal has recently declared 20 percent cashback on all the digital transaction made via BHIM, Rupay and USSD. The cashback is upto-

  • (A) Rs 50
  • (B) Rs 100
  • (C) Rs 200
  • (D) Rs 500

In the first Test match held between England & India in Birmingham on August 4, 2018, England beat India by 31 runs. Who has been declared man of the match in that test match?

  • (A) Virat Kohli
  • (B) Joe Root
  • (C) Ben Stokes
  • (D) Sam Curran

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on her 1st visit to Uzbekistan meet Uzbekistan's Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov to discuss over bilateral relations. What is the capital of Uzbekistan?

  • (A) Samarkand
  • (B) Tashkent
  • (C) Bukhara
  • (D) Khiva

A new defense startup challange named as "Defence India Startup Challenge" launched in Bengaluru recently to include new start ups to fulfill technological requirement in defence. This challage was inaugurated by Indian defense minister-

  • (A) Shri Prakash Javadekar
  • (B) Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal
  • (C) Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman
  • (D) Smt. Sushma Swaraj

Which of the following Railway junction has been recently renamed as Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction Railway station?

  • (A) Ernakulam Junction railway station
  • (B) Mughalsarai Railway Junction
  • (C) Allahabad Railway Junction
  • (D) Agra Cantonment railway station

Who has been recently appointed as the Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court?

  • (A) Justice Fathima Beevi
  • (B) Justice Sujata Manohar
  • (C) Justice R. Banumathi
  • (D) Justice Geeta Mittal

Justice Rajendra Menon has been appointed as the new chief Justice of Delhi High Court replacing-

  • (A) Justice R. Subhash Reddy
  • (B) Justice Gita mittal
  • (C) Justice Dilip Babasaheb Bhosale
  • (D) Justice T. B. Radhakrishnan

 'Mukhyamantri Kanya Utthan Yojana' a scheme to empower girl child is launched recently by which of the following state?

  • (A) Bihar
  • (B) Madhyapradesh
  • (C) Odisha
  • (D) West Bengal

Who has won the 2018 Badminton World Championships title?

  • (A) PV Sindhu
  • (B) Carolina Marin
  • (C) Akane Yamaguchi
  • (D) Nozomi Okuhara

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