Current Affairs-20-August-2016

  • 1. “Tarang” mobile App, “e-Trans” and “DEEP” are the e-bidding web portals launched recently which of the following ministry?
A.) Ministry of Finance
B.) Ministry of Power
C.) Ministry of New & Renewable Energy
D.) Ministry of Communications and Information Technology

Answer: Option 'B'

Ministry of Power

  • 2. Which renowned Hindi writer bagged the 25 th Vyas Samman Award 2015?
A.) Ramesh chandra Shah
B.) Ramadarsh Mishra
C.) Mridula Garg
D.) Sunita Jain

Answer: Option 'D'

Sunita Jain

  • 3. Whom of the following has been re-elected as the President of Zambia recently?
A.) Edgar Lungu
B.) Inonge Wina
C.) Micheal Sata
D.) Guy Scott

Answer: Option 'A'

Edgar Lungu

  • 4. Who became the first ever Indian badminton player to enter into the Olympics final?
A.) Saina Nehwal
B.) Srikanth Kidambi
C.) PV Sindhu
D.) Manu Attri

Answer: Option 'C'

PV Sindhu

  • 5. Who won the 200m running gold in Rio Olympics 2016?
A.) Justin Gatlin
B.) Usain Bolt
C.) Andre De Grasse
D.) Christophe Lemaitre

Answer: Option 'B'

Usain Bolt