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August 2020 Top 100 Current Affairs Questions Answers & PDF Download

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August 2020 Top 100 Current Affairs Questions Answers & PDF Download

August 2020 Top 100 Current Affairs Important Questions Answers and PDF Download

August 2020 Top 100 Current Affairs Important Questions Answers & PDF Download


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Question No (1) Indian wrestler ‘Babita Phogat’ appointed as a deputy director in the Sports and Youth Affairs Department of which department?
Answer: Haryana.

Question No (2) Which course will be discontinued as per National Education Policy (NEP) 2020?
Answer: M. Phil.

Question No (3) Which country has released its first list of verified news portals?
Answer: Bangladesh.

Question No (4) E-book titled ‘Standard Treatment Guidelines for the Management of Substance Use Disorders and Behavioral Addictions’ launched by whom?
Answer: Harsh Vardhan.

Question No (5) On July 30, 2020 who represented India at the 6th BRICS Environment Ministers’ Meeting?
Answer: Prakash Javadekar.

Question No (6) Which trophy which will replace Wisden trophy?
Answer: Richards-Botham Trophy.

Question No (7) ADB approves USD 3 Million to India to fight against which pandemic?
Answer: COVID-19.

Question No (8) Rajat Bhatia announced the retirement from which Sport?
Answer: Cricket.

Question No (9) The 1st five of 36 Rafale fighter jets arrived from France at Ambala AFS airbase station in which country?
Answer: India.

Question No (10) Which cricketer become the No.1 all-rounder in latest ICC test ranking?
Answer: Ben Stokes.


Question No (11) Unnat Bharat Abhiyan (UBA) is a flagship programme of which Ministry on which department?
Answer: Human Resources and Development.

Question No (12) Which country set to become the world’s first large scale chemical production plant to completely run on renewable power?
Answer: Spain.

Question No (13) What is the name of the company which signed MoU with Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) to jointly develop advanced biofuels application technology?
Answer: Praj Industries.

Question No (14) National Education Policy 2020 emphasizes to set up which fund?
Answer: Gender Inclusion Fund.

Question No (15) Maharashtra state government has approved ADB-funded Rs 1,000 crore project for whom?
Answer: Farmers.

Question No (16) State Bank of India (SBI) Partners with whom to Launch ‘Online Home Carnival’?
Answer: AddaCorner.

Question No (17) Which company has collaborated with Fiserv, Inc. with BOB Financial Solutions Limited for what?
Answer: Digital Transformation.

Question No (18) Who along with PM Pravind Jugnauth inaugurated the supreme court building of Mauritius?
Answer: Narendra Modi.

Question No (19) Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) appointed whom as Managing Director of SBI?
Answer: Ashwani Bhatia.

Question No (20) National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) launched which mobile app to monitor highway plantation?
Answer: Harit Path.


Question No (21) ‘Swift Insta Personal Loans’ on Whatsapp launched by which company in India?
Answer: Tata Capital Ltd.

Question No (22) 2020 Leadership Awards from US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) won by whom?
Answer: Anand Mahindra and Shantanu Narayen.

Question No (23) Religare Health Insurance will be re-branded as which name from September 1st, 2020?
Answer: Care Health Insurance.

Question No (24) Test fast bowler Ishant Sharma has been selected for highest sporting honour in India. What is the name of this award?
Answer: Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.

Question No (25) Former Finance Secretary ‘Rajiv Kumar’ has been appointed as the Election Commissioner of India. He is IAS officer of which batch?
Answer: 1984.

Question No (26) 320 billion cubic metres of natural gas reserves discovered in the Black Sea coast by which country?
Answer: Turkey.

Question No (27) What is the rank of ‘Reliance Industries’ on the Fortune Global 500 list as 2020 ranking released by Fortune?
Answer: 96th.

Question No (28) Which bank became the 1st Foreign Bank in India to launch a ‘Green Deposit Programme’?
Answer: HSBC India.

Question No (29) “Kormo Jobs” app for job seekers launched by which company in India?
Answer: Google.

Question No (30) The union cabinet approved MoU between India and Zimbabwe on Cooperation in the field of what?
Answer: Traditional Systems of Medicine and Homeopathy.


Question No (31) Indian chess player ‘P. Harikrishna’ finished 2nd in grand master triathlon tournament at which Biel International chess festival?
Answer: 53rd.

Question No (32) Who has won 1st ‘Gussies’ electric boat awards (Gustave Trouve Award)?
Answer: India’s first Solar Powered ferry ‘Aditya’.

Question No (33) Name the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Hall of Fame of the class of 2020?
Answer: South African Player ‘Jacques Kallis’.

Question No (34) The Naval Commanders Conference 2020 held in New Delhi from which date?
Answer: August 19 to 21, 2020.

Question No (35) New Optical Remote-Sensing Satellite “Gaofen-9 05” successfully launched by which country on August 23, 2020?
Answer: China.

Question No (36) ‘Earth Overshoot Day 2020’ observed on which date in worldwide?
Answer: 22 August.

Question No (37) Name the author of the book Titled ‘One Arranged Murder’ to be released on September 28, 2020?
Answer: Chetan Bhagat.

Question No (38) ‘Francisco Pascual Eyegue Obama Asue’ reappointed as the Prime Minister of which country?
Answer: Equatorial Guinea.

Question No (39) ‘Martyr Qassem Soleimani’ is a locally made surface-to-surface ballistic missile developed by which country?
Answer: Iran.

Question No (40) World Mosquito Day 2020 observed on which date?
Answer: August, 20.


Question No (41) Communal Harmony Day or Sadbhavana Diwas observed on which date?
Answer: 20th August 2020.

Question No (42) Which group will sponsor Team India for Tokyo Olympics in 2021?
Answer: INOX Group.

Question No (43) Which day (belongs to photography) was observed on 19 August, 2020?
Answer: World Photography Day 2020.

Question No (44) In the report ‘Tackling the Covid-19 youth employment crisis in Asia and the Pacific’ how many youths lost there jobs in India?
Answer: 41 Lakh.

Question No (45) In the Dominican Republic who has been sworn in as the 54th President?
Answer: Luis Rodolfo Abinader.

Question No (46) Prashant Joshi appointed as MD and Head of National Distribution of which bank?
Answer: DBS Bank India Ltd.

Question No (47) Governor of Jharkhand and Chief Minister of Jharkhand introduced New State emblem on which date?
Answer: August 14, 2020.

Question No (48) In the Forbes’ list of highest paid actors for the year 2020, Bollywood Actor Akshay Kumar got which rank?
Answer: 6th rank.

Question No (49) India’s 1st tradable Real-Time Bullion Index, ‘MCX iCOMDEX Bullion’ launched by whom?
Answer: Multi-Commodity Exchange of India Ltd (MCX).

Question No (50) World Gujarati day Observed on which date in August 2020?
Answer: 24 August.


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