Current Affairs Quiz-21/08/2017
India-ASEAN Youth Summit 2017 was held in
World Humanitarian Day is observed on
Which satellite was launched by NASA for ensuring that astronauts at the International Space Station can communicate with Earth?
Testing and Diagnostic Relay Satellite (TDRS-M)
Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS-M)
Testing and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS-M)
Tracking and Diagnostic Relay Satellite (TDRS-M)
Name of highest paid female athletes of 2017?
Question 4 Explanation:
List of highest paid female athletes of 2017 is released by Forbes.
Under project ‘Navika Sagar Parikrama’ which Indian-built sail boat will be used by a team of women officers of the Indian Navy.
Question 5 Explanation:
In this project a team of women officers of the Indian Navy would circumnavigate the globe on an Indian-built sail boat INSV Tarini.
A special train launched by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC),to spray anti-larval chemicals along the tracks to control mosquito breeding,Which name is
The first regional center of the New Development Bank opened in which country
Question 7 Explanation:
It is opened in Johannesburg, South Africa by BRICS nations. New Development Bank present head is K V Kamath.
Rs 50 banknotes which will soon be released by Reserve Bank of India (RBI), will have motif of
Hampi with Chariot on the reverse
Taj Mahal on the reverse
Konark Sun Temple on the reverse
India Gate on the reverse
Who is the world’s top-ranked One-day batsman in the latest ICC ODI rankings.
AB de Villiers
Which offline mobile app launched by Bengaluru-based social education start-up for teachers.
Question 10 Explanation:
Meghshala (‘School on the Cloud’) offline mobile app launched by Meghshala Trust, supported by Tata Trusts.
Which Asian country launched its first cyber court
New Executive Director of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI)?
Ms. Sheena Malhotra
Ms. Mamta Suri
Ms. Devika Bhardwaj
Ms. Neha Pujara
Which day is celebrated on 19th August every year?
World Painting Day
World Turtle Day
World Parasailing Day
World Photography Day
Who has won a silver medal in the javelin throw at the first World Para Athletics Junior Championships in Nottwil, Switzerland?
Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani inaugurated handicraft manufacturing unit in
There are 15 questions to complete.