Current Affairs Quiz-21/08/2017
Which day is celebrated on 19th August every year?
World Turtle Day
World Parasailing Day
World Painting Day
World Photography Day
India-ASEAN Youth Summit 2017 was held in
New Executive Director of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI)?
Ms. Sheena Malhotra
Ms. Devika Bhardwaj
Ms. Neha Pujara
Ms. Mamta Suri
Who is the world’s top-ranked One-day batsman in the latest ICC ODI rankings.
AB de Villiers
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 6 Explanation:
It is opened in Johannesburg, South Africa by BRICS nations. New Development Bank present head is K V Kamath.
Which satellite was launched by NASA for ensuring that astronauts at the International Space Station can communicate with Earth?
Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS-M)
Testing and Diagnostic Relay Satellite (TDRS-M)
Testing and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS-M)
Tracking and Diagnostic Relay Satellite (TDRS-M)
Which Asian country launched its first cyber court
Under project ‘Navika Sagar Parikrama’ which Indian-built sail boat will be used by a team of women officers of the Indian Navy.
Question 9 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.
Name of highest paid female athletes of 2017?
Question 10 Explanation:
List of highest paid female athletes of 2017 is released by Forbes.
Who has won a silver medal in the javelin throw at the first World Para Athletics Junior Championships in Nottwil, Switzerland?
Which offline mobile app launched by Bengaluru-based social education start-up for teachers.
Question 12 Explanation:
Meghshala (‘School on the Cloud’) offline mobile app launched by Meghshala Trust, supported by Tata Trusts.
Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani inaugurated handicraft manufacturing unit in
Rs 50 banknotes which will soon be released by Reserve Bank of India (RBI), will have motif of
Konark Sun Temple on the reverse
India Gate on the reverse
Taj Mahal on the reverse
Hampi with Chariot on the reverse
World Humanitarian Day is observed on
There are 15 questions to complete.