Current Affairs 01 August 2018


The Startup India Yatra was launched in which state?

  • Chhattisgarh
  • Jharkhand
  • Gujarat
  • Tamil Nadu


Answer: Chhattisgarh

Which is the first Indian state to introduce the biofuel policy?

  • Madhya Pradesh
  • Rajasthan
  • Punjab
  • Uttar Pradesh


Answer: Rajasthan

Ministry of electronics and Health ministry signed a MoU to boost which of the following missions?

  • Swachh Bharat Mission
  • Green Ganga Mission
  • Ayushman Bharat Mission
  • Clean Energy Mission


Answer: Ayushman Bharat Mission

Name India’s first in-phone tourism guide and mobile application launched in Chandigarh recently?

  • Travel Guru
  • Travelstar
  • Guide de Tour
  • Go whats That


Answer: Go Whats That

Which state will set up ‘iHub’ for research and scientific learning?

  • Uttar Pradesh
  • Andhra Pradesh
  • Rajasthan
  • Karnataka


Answer: Andhra Pradesh

Who amongst the following clinched a gold in the Javelin throw at the Savo games?

  • Devender Singh
  • Annu Rani
  • Vipin Kasana
  • Neeraj Chopra


Answer: Neeraj Chopra

Which company launched India’s first live payments bank?

  • Reliance
  • Bharti Airtel
  • Idea
  • Videocon


Answer: Bharti Airtel

What was India's rank in the E-Government development survey 2018?

  • 67
  • 87
  • 90
  • 96


Answer: 96

Name the CEO of Paytm payments bank who resigned recently.

  • Renu Satti
  • Ashok Jindal
  • Suresh Prabhu
  • Kishor Anand


Answer: Renu Satti

Which country levies 25% safeguard duty on import of solar cells?

  • India
  • Germany
  • Scotland
  • Sweden


Answer: India