Current Affairs-31-August-2016


  • 1. Who won the 2016 Belgian Grand Prix of Formula One F1?
A.) Nico Rosberg
B.) Sebastian Vettel
C.) Lewis Hamilton
D.) Daniel Ricciardo

Answer: Option 'A'

Nico Rosberg

  • 2. Name the Indian paramilitary force that has decided to appoint Olympic Silver medalist PV Sindhu as its brand ambassador and given her the honorary rank of Commandant?
A.) CISF
B.) BSF
C.) SSB
D.) CRPF

Answer: Option 'D'

CRPF

  • 3. India recently signed MoUs in fields of renewable energy, traditional systems of medicine with which country?
A.) Nepal
B.) Sri lanka
C.) Myanmar
D.) Philippines

Answer: Option 'C'

Myanmar

  • 4. India signed Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement (LEMOA), a key defence pact, with which country?
A.) China
B.) USA
C.) France
D.) Germany

Answer: Option 'B'

USA

  • 5. Which country has launched a major military intervention in Syria called Operation Euphrates Shield?
A.) USA
B.) Russia
C.) China
D.) Turkey

Answer: Option 'D'

Turkey

  • 6. Which Public Sector Bank launched Unified Payment Interface (UPI) App named ‘empower’?
A.) Canara Bank
B.) Union Bank of India
C.) Corporation Bank
D.) Indian Bank

Answer: Option 'A'

Canara Bank

  • 7. PM Narendra Modi has launched the first phase of SAUNI (Saurastra Narmada Avataran Irrigation yojana) in which state?
A.) Maharashtra
B.) Gujarat
C.) Madhya Pradesh
D.) Rajasthan

Answer: Option 'B'

Gujarat

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