Current Affairs-06-August-2016

  • 1. Who has been appointed as the new Chief Minister of Gujarat?
A.) Nitin Patel
B.) Anandiben Patel
C.) Vijay Rupani
D.) Hardik Patel

Answer: Option 'C'

Vijay Rupani

  • 2. Which of the following bank launched Group Credit Life Insurance Scheme recently?
A.) Indian Bank
C.) Vijaya Bank
D.) Corporation Bank

Answer: Option 'D'

Corporation Bank

  • 3. The World Breastfeeding Week is being celebrated across the world from 1 st to 7 th August 2016. What is the official theme?
A.) Breastfeeding: A key to Sustainable Development
B.) Baby + Breastmilk = Best formula in the world
C.) Reduce Preventable Disease: Breastfeed!
D.) Breastmilk Each Day Helps Baby Work, Rest and Play!

Answer: Option 'A'

Breastfeeding: A key to Sustainable Development

  • 4. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) recently constituted a committee to study various facets of household finance in India. Who is the chairperson of the committee?
A.) N K Singh
B.) Deepak Mohanty
C.) R. Gandhi
D.) Tarun Ramadorai

Answer: Option 'D'

Tarun Ramadorai

  • 5. Who has been appointed as the new IOC Athletes’ committee?
A.) Angela Ruggerio
B.) Claudia Bokel
C.) Thomas Bach
D.) Nita Ambani

Answer: Option 'A'

Angela Ruggerio

  • 6. Which of the following state cabinet recently cleared a proposal to change its name?
A.) Assam to Asom
B.) Arunachal Pradesh to Arunachal
C.) West Bengal to Bengal
D.) Chhattisgarh to Chhattisgad

Answer: Option 'C'

West Bengal to Bengal

  • 7. The Nobel Prize winning Egyptian Ahmed Zewail passed away recently. He won the nobel in which field?
A.) Physics
B.) Chemistry
C.) Medicine
D.) Literature

Answer: Option 'B'


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