Current Affairs 02 August 2018

 

The cabinet of which country passed a law to give the death penalty to anyone involved in piracy at sea?

  • India
  • New Zealand
  • Australia
  • Maldives

Answer

Answer: India

When is the World Rangers Day observed every year?

  • July 30
  • July 31
  • August 2
  • August 3

Answer

Answer: July 31

Name the temple in Tamil Nadu which has got its first non-Brahmin priest?

  • Ramaswamy Temple
  • Brihadisvara Temple
  • Meenakshi Amman Temple
  • Ranganatha Temple

Answer

Answer: Meenakshi Amman Temple

Which state has approved the proposal to remove linking of Aadhaar with bank accounts to avail social welfare benefits?

  • Gujarat
  • Andhra Pradesh
  • Rajasthan
  • Delhi

Answer

Answer: Delhi

Name the robot scavenger developed by a Kerala based startup to clean the sewers of a temple.

  • CleanRobo
  • CoolClean
  • Bandicoot
  • Bandit

Answer

Answer: Bandicoot

Which initiative has been launched by Ministry of textile and Ministry of power in the power loom sector?

  • SAATHI
  • SARTHAK
  • SHAKTI
  • SWANATH

Answer

Answer: SAATHI

The DragonFly festival will be organized in which of the following cities?

  • Pune
  • New Delhi
  • Mumbai
  • Chennai

Answer

Answer: New Delhi

Who will be conferred with 24th Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award?

  • GopalKrishna Gandhi
  • Anand Sukhija
  • Suresh Rawat
  • Neelima Biswas

Answer

Answer: GopalKrishna Gandhi

RBI increases the Repo rate by how many base points?

  • 20
  • 34
  • 25
  • 18

Answer

Answer: 25

Name the new low floor AC bus service that started in Kerala recently.

  • Cool Bus
  • Chill Bus
  • AC Bus
  • Hawai

Answer

Answer: Chill Bus