August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs For IBPS Bank Exams-2017

  • 1. To inspire the people to participate in the Swachhata Jan Andolan and connect themselves with the ‘Swachhata Survekshan-2018’, Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs released a song with opening line:
   A.) ‘Swachhata Ki Jwala Jagi Hai’
   B.) ‘Swachhata Ki Jyot Jagi Hai’
   C.) ‘Swachhata Ki Leher Chali Hai’
   D.) ‘Swachhata Ki Goonj Jagi Hai’

Answer: Option 'B'

‘Swachhata Ki Jyot Jagi Hai’

  • 2. What was the theme of ‘World breastfeeding week 2017’celebrated from 1st to 7th August 2017?
   A.) “6 Months of Breastfeeding for New Born”
   B.) “Sustaining Breastfeeding Together”
   C.) “Creating Awareness about Breastfeeding Together”
   D.) “Propagating Breastfeeding for New Born”

Answer: Option 'B'

“Sustaining Breastfeeding Together”

  • 3. During India’s struggle for independence, Non-cooperation movement was launched on which date?
   A.) August 1, 1924
   B.) August 1, 1920
   C.) August 1, 1921
   D.) August 1, 1923

Answer: Option 'B'

August 1, 1920

  • 4. Ustad Sayeeduddin Dagar, who passed away on July 30, 2017, was:
   A.) Eminent Sitar Exponent
   B.) Eminent Dhrupad singer
   C.) Eminent Tabla Exponent
   D.) Eminent Flute Exponent

Answer: Option 'B'

Eminent Dhrupad singer

  • 5. Which city will host 2028 Summer Olympics?
   A.) Moscow, Russia
   B.) Durban, South Africa
   C.) Los Angeles, US
   D.) Berlin, Germany

Answer: Option 'C'

Los Angeles, US