Top 100 GK Questions Current Affairs 11-20 August 2018
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Question No (1) What was the Theme of 18th International Youth Day (first observed on 12 August, 2000)?
Answer: Safe space for Youth.
Question No (2) ‘Women who Changed the World’ list topped by whom as per the survey of BBC History Magazine?
Answer: Marie Curie.
Question No (3) Kidambi Srikanth ranked on which position in the 2018 BWF ranking?
Question No (4) ISRO is planning to launch a TV channel for which purpose?
Answer: Showcasing space applications, developments and science issues.
Question No (5) ‘Pitch to MOVE’ is a mobility pitch competition to provide budding entrepreneurs of India. It was launched by whom?
Answer: NITI Aayog.
Question No (6) Tamil Nadu Premier League 2018 title won by which team?
Answer: Madurai Panthers.
Question No (7) Rajasthan state government has decided to observe September as what?
Answer: The ‘month of nutrition’.
Question No (8) Microsoft join with which hospital to introduce an AI-powered Cardiovascular Disease risk?
Answer: Apollo Hospitals.
Question No (9) NPCI developed which new version of UPI (Unified Payments Interface)?
Answer: Version 2.0
Question No (10) Who won gold in 65kg freestyle wrestling competition at 2018 Asian Games?
Answer: Bajrang Punia.
Question No (11) Who has been appointed as the Ambassador to Russia?
Answer: Shri D. Bala Venkatesh Varma.
Question No (12) Which Data Analytics Firm reported SBI is the India’s most Patriotic Brand?
Question No (13) Which region would become World’s richest place by 2020 according to the IMF?
Question No (14) PV Sindhu ranked on which position in the BWF 2018 ranking?
Question No (15) In how many stations Digital Screens was launched by Railway Ministry?
Question No (16) Where the 11th World Hindi Conference 2018 started?
Answer: Port Louis, Mauritius.
Question No (17) Name the person was appointed as the head of the Iran Action Group (IAG)?
Answer: Brian Hook.
Question No (18) On 15th August 2018, JSW Group launched Inspire Institute of Sports (IIS) at where?
Answer: Vijaynagar, Karnataka.
Question No (19) Name the Indian Naval Ship that is one a goodwill visit to Fiji?
Answer: INS Sahyadri.
Question No (20) Who has been appointed as the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights?
Answer: Michelle Bachelet.
Question No (21) Exim Bank has signed a multilateral cooperation agreement with whom?
Answer: Member development banks of BRICS.
Question No (22) On which day the World Elephant Day was observed in 2018?
Answer: August 12.
Question No (23) Which is 11th Biosphere Reserve from India to be included in the World Network of Biosphere Reserves of UNESCO?
Answer: Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve (in Sikkim).
Question No (24) Name the new Chief Justice of Delhi High Court?
Answer: Rajendra Menon.
Question No (25) Who claimed Asian Tour title at the 2018 Take Solutions Masters?
Answer: Youngest Indian golfer Viraj Madappa.
Question No (26) Prasar Bharati join hands with which internet company to telecast 2018 Independence Day programme live online?
Question No (27) Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology’s ‘iCRAFPT ’18’ was held at where?
Answer: Thanjavur, Tamilnadu.
Question No (28) When was World photography day observed in 2018?
Answer: August 19th.
Question No (29) When was International left handers day is observed in 2018?
Answer: August 13.
Question No (30) Who launched the RUCO (Repurpose Used Cooking Oil) initiative?
Answer: Food Safety and Standards Authority of India.
Question No (31) Where Exercise SCO Peace Mission (22 August to 29 August 2018) to be held in?
Answer: Chebarkul, Chelyabinsk, Russia.
Question No (32) Name the country who test fired and unveiled the latest generation of its Fateh ballistic missile named Fateh Mobin?
Question No (33) In recent FIFA world rankings what is the rank of India?
Question No (34) Name the India’s first mission to study the solar corona, planned to be launched in 2019-2020?
Question No (35) Which company becomes the first PSU to transact on TReDS (Trade Receivables Discounting System)?
Question No (36) The multi-purpose ‘Barak 8’ missile defence system was jointly developed by which two countries?
Answer: India and Israel.
Question No (37) Name the city toped in the “Ease of Living in cities across India survey”?
Question No (38) Israel opens a Visa Application Centre at where in India?
Question No (39) Name the Indian Film Actor becomes Brand Ambassador for Road Safety campaigns?
Answer: Akshay Kumar.
Question No (40) Who was sworn in as the Chief Justice of the Madras High Court?
Answer: Vijaya Kamlesh Tahilramani.
Question No (41) Who become the 53rd Grandmaster of India?
Answer: Nihal Sarin.
Question No (42) Which company becomes the most valued Indian company according to BSE data reports?
Answer: TCS (Tata Consultancy Services).
Question No (43) ‘Panini Language Laboratory’ inaugurates by whom in Mauritius?
Answer: Smt. Sushma Swaraj.
Question No (44) The Chief Financial Officer, M D Ranganath has recently resigned. He was a CFO of which company?
Question No (45) Name the person ranked first in the ‘Kotak Wealth Hurun-Leading Wealthy Women 2018 list?
Answer: Smitha V. Crishna.
Question No (46) Sunil Chhetri has been named as the ‘Best Sportsperson of India’ by which club?
Answer: Calcutta Sports Journalists Club.
Question No (47) ‘Digital North East Vision 2022’ in Guwahati, launched by whom?
Answer: Union minister Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad.
Question No (48) Name the chairperson of the National Commission for Women?
Answer: Rekha Sharma.
Question No (49) Who has been elected as vice president of South West Asian Football Federation?
Answer: Subrata Dutta.
Question No (50) Who won Silver at 2018 UCI Junior Track Cycling World Championships?
Answer: Esow Alben in Aigle, Switzerland.