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August 2021 Most Important 100 Current Affairs Questions Answers


August 2021 Most Important 100 Current Affairs Questions Answers

August 2021 Most Important 100 Current Affairs Questions Answers


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Question No (1) 2021 PH27 is a near-Earth asteroid of which group?
Answer: Atira group.

Question No (2) Bangladesh given ordered the Department of Telecommunication (DoT) to ban which two internet games?
Answer: PubG and Freefire.

Question No (3) India’s first green hydrogen electrolyzer Giga-Factory has been launched at where?
Answer: At Bengaluru by the Ohmium International (US-based renewable energy start-up).

Question No (4) Chatbot ‘Urja’ developed by which organization in India?
Answer: Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.

Question No (5) La. Ganesan appointed as new governor of which state in India?
Answer: Manipur.

Question No (6) Naval exercise ‘Zair-Al-Bahr’ held between which two countries?
Answer: India and Qatar.

Question No (7) Largest floating solar PV project of 25 Megawatt on the reservoir of its Simhadri thermal station has been commissioned by whom?
Answer: NTPC Limited.

Question No (8) ‘T M Bhasin’ re-appointed as chairman of which board?
Answer: Advisory Board for Banking and Financial Frauds (ABBFF).

Question No (9) Shanti Lal Jain has been appointed as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of which bank?
Answer: Indian Bank.

Question No (10) Mirabai Chanu became new brand ambassador of which company in India?
Answer: Amway India.


Question No (11) ‘Exercise Konkan 2021’ took place between whom?
Answer: Indian Navy and United Kingdom.

Question No (12) To bring more transparency and accountability to the governance system, mobile application ‘PROOF’ launched by which state in India?
Answer: Jammu and Kashmir.

Question No (13) ‘Farmer Registration and Unified Beneficiary Information System’ (FRUITS) portal launched by whom?
Answer: Karnataka government.

Question No (14) ‘World Prediabetes Day-2021’ celebrated on?
Answer: 14th August.

Question No (15) A new advisory group named SAGO has been created by which organization?
Answer: World Health Organization.

Question No (16) What is the India’s energy independent country target?
Answer: 2047.

Question No (17) For the ambitious “Gati Shakti” project, Indian government announced what amount?
Answer: Rs 100 lakh crore.

Question No (18) ‘Operation Blue Freedom’ launched at where?
Answer: Siachen.

Question No (19) Where is the India’s first Drone Forensic Lab and Research Center?
Answer: Kerala.

Question No (20) Ujjwala 2.0 scheme launched in which country?
Answer: India.


Question No (21) Chandrayaan-2 detected __ molecules on Lunar Surface?
Answer: Water.

Question No (22) GISAT 1 is the GEO Imaging Satellite belongs to which space agency?
Answer: ISRO.

Question No (23) Deep Ocean Mission will be implemented till __?
Answer: 2026.

Question No (24) HCL became ___ most valuable India-centric information technology (IT) services company?
Answer: 4th.

Question No (25) Which country in the world has highest data consumption per person/ Month?
Answer: India.

Question No (26) ITBP has commissioned its first _____ in combat for the first time in India?
Answer: 2 women officers.

Question No (27) Which country won most medals in Tokyo Olympics 2020?
Answer: USA.

Question No (28) Neeraj Chopra won which Medal in the javelin throw event at Tokyo Olympics?
Answer: Gold Medal.

Question No (29) ‘International Cat Day 2021’ celebrated on which date?
Answer: On August 8, 2021.

Question No (30) Axis Bank crossed over __ customers on it’s WhatsApp banking channel?
Answer: 1 million.


Question No (31) Who sworn in as the new president of Iran?
Answer: Ebrahim Raisi since 3 August 2021.

Question No (32) Who sanctioned loans worth USD 112 million to finance the Urban Water supply Infrastructure Project in Jharkhand?
Answer: ADB.

Question No (33) Which team won their first-ever Bronze Olympic medal and defeated Germany in 41 years?
Answer: Indian men’s hockey team.

Question No (34) Who is first brand ambassador of HomeLane?
Answer: M S Dhoni.

Question No (35) First G20 Cultural Minister’s meeting held at where?
Answer: Italy.

Question No (36) Nikol Pashinyan re-appointed as the prime minister of which country?
Answer: Armenia.

Question No (37) Samagra Shiksha Scheme extended till?
Answer: 2026.

Question No (38) Who has been re-elected as leader of Hamas Islamist group?
Answer: Ismail Haniyeh.

Question No (39) Payment solution ‘e-RUPI’ launched by whom?
Answer: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi.

Question No (40) A Video shopping app ‘Simsim’ buy by whom?
Answer: YouTube.


Question No (41) Who set new world record in women’s triple jump in Olympics 2021?
Answer: Yulimar Rojas from Venezuela.

Question No (42) India’s first Consortium for Virtual Reality has been launched by whom?
Answer: IIT Madras.

Question No (43) Lovlina Borgohain won __ Medal in Boxing at Tokyo Olympics 2020?
Answer: Bronze.

Question No (44) ‘Eutelsat Quantum’ launched into Space by whom?
Answer: European Space Agency.

Question No (45) “Leopard Diaries-the Rosette in India” authored by whom?
Answer: Sanjay Gubbi.

Question No (46) ‘V M Kanade’ appointed as the new Lokayukta of which Indian state?
Answer: Maharashtra.

Question No (47) Name the Indian wrestler won the Olympic wrestling bronze medal in 2021?
Answer: Bajrang Punia.

Question No (48) ‘International Day of the World’s Indigenous People’ observed on which date?
Answer: August 9.

Question No (49) Johnson and Johnson vaccine for Coronavirus belongs to which country?
Answer: United States.

Question No (50) Bilateral exercise ‘Zayed Talwar 2021’ held by which two countries?
Answer: India and UAE.


Question No (51) Rajiv Gandhi Award for Excellence in the IT sector announced by whom?
Answer: Maharashtra.

Question No (52) First case of the contagious Marburg virus confirmed by which country?
Answer: Guinea.

Question No (53) Which is first state in India to recognize the Community Forest Resource Rights in urban areas?
Answer: Chhattisgarh.

Question No (54) On the first Van Dhan Annual Awards 2020-21, Nagaland has been conferred with how many national awards?
Answer: Seven.

Question No (55) In the latest World Athletics Rankings, Indian Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra got rank at?
Answer: 2nd.

Question No (56) A “virginity tests” on the female cadets has been ended in which country?
Answer: Indonesia.

Question No (57) An e-crop survey initiative launched in which state?
Answer: Maharashtra.

Question No (58) ‘Partition Horrors Remembrance Day’ is to be celebrated on which date in India?
Answer: 14th August.

Question No (59) Which one is the India’s first EV-friendly highway?
Answer: Delhi-Chandigarh.

Question No (60) Three-child policy has been approved by which country to prevent a steep decline in the birth rate?
Answer: China.


Question No (61) Where is the India’s highest altitude herbal park?
Answer: Uttarakhand.

Question No (62) What is the new name of ‘Hisar Airport’ in Haryana?
Answer: Maharaja Agrasen International Airport.

Question No (63) Former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh ‘Kalyan Singh’ died on which date?
Answer: 21 August 2021.

Question No (64) A Book titled- ‘Let’s Go Time Travelling Again’ written by whom?
Answer: Subhadra Sen Gupta.

Question No (65) BD Mishra assumed additional charge of Governor of which Indian state?
Answer: Mizoram.

Question No (66) ‘World Organ Donation Day 2021’ observed on which date?
Answer: August 13.

Question No (67) Who is the Union Home Secretary in India?
Answer: Ajay Kumar Bhalla.

Question No (68) Interest-free loan up to Rs 50,000 scheme to the street vendors has been launched in which state of India?
Answer: Rajasthan.

Question No (69) Which is first hospital in India to house a fire station inside the hospital premises?
Answer: AIIMS Delhi.

Question No (70) ‘Operation Langda’ launched in which state of India?
Answer: Uttar Pradesh.


Question No (71) ‘Ramrao: The Story of India’s Farm Crisis’ is a book authored by whom?
Answer: Jaideep Hardikar.

Question No (72) When the ‘World Photography Day 2021’ celebrated?
Answer: August 19.

Question No (73) World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) marked in which week?
Answer: August 1 – August 7, 2021.

Question No (74) Which is first Indian city to accomplish 100% COVID-19 vaccination?
Answer: Bhubaneswar.

Question No (75) ‘Hungarian Grand Prix 2021’ won by whom?
Answer: Esteban Ocon.

Question No (76) ‘Kakori Train Conspiracy’ renamed as ___ by Uttar Pradesh government?
Answer: Kakori Train Action.

Question No (77) ‘World Biofuel Day 2021’ celebrated on which date?
Answer: August 10.

Question No (78) “How the Earth Got Its Beauty” authored by whom?
Answer: Sudha Murty.

Question No (79) 130th Edition of Durand Cup Football Tournament will be played in which city?
Answer: Kolkata.

Question No (80) ‘Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Bhumihin Majdur Nyay Yojana’ launched in which state?
Answer: Chhattisgarh.


Question No (81) 2021 edition of the ‘World Athletics U20 Championships’ started at where?
Answer: In Kenya.

Question No (82) Where is the ‘Centre for Research and Innovation in Artificial Intelligence’ has been setup?
Answer: IIT-Hyderabad.

Question No (83) ‘COVID-19 Affected Livelihood Support Scheme’ launched by which state of India?
Answer: Manipur.

Question No (84) 79th Anniversary of the Quit India Movement has been celebrated on which date?
Answer: August 8, 2021.

Question No (85) 7th National Handloom Day observed on which date in 2021?
Answer: August 7.

Question No (86) Nagasaki day observed by Japan on which date?
Answer: August 9.

Question No (87) Bhutan Satellite ‘INS 2B’ will be launched by which space agency?
Answer: ISRO.

Question No (88 Who has approved amendments to GIBNA Act to facilitate the privatization of public sector general insurance firms in India?
Answer: Union Cabinet.

Question No (89) To revive the state’s economy which has been unstable due to the COVID 19 pandemic, Kerala government announced how much financial plan?
Answer: Rs 5,000 crore.

Question No (90) Which country became president of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for August 2021?
Answer: India.


Question No (91) How many new air traffic routes has approved by Indian Government under the UDAN regional air connectivity scheme?
Answer: 780.

Question No (92) Who has been selected for the prestigious Lokmanya Tilak National Award for 2021?
Answer: Cyrus Poonawalla.

Question No (93) In the Global Hunger Index, what is the rank of India?
Answer: 94.

Question No (94) TRIFED celebrated its __ foundation day on 6th August, 2021?
Answer: 34th.

Question No (95) What is the new name of ‘Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award’?
Answer: Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award.

Question No (96) To safeguard the environment from climate change, HDFC announced the introduction of which programme?
Answer: Green & Sustainable Deposits.

Question No (97) India’s first smog tower launched at where?
Answer: Delhi.

Question No (98) ‘Mission Domination: An Unfinished Quest’ is the book authored by whom?
Answer: Boria Majumdar and Kushan Sarkar.

Question No (99) Indigenously developed Fatah-1 belongs to which country?
Answer: Pakistan.

Question No (100) ‘Panjshir Valley’ which is recently in news is located in which country?
Answer: Afghanistan.


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