Current Affairs 18 August 2018

 

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Cooperation partnered with which mobile payment platform for digital payment on IRCTC rail connect android app?

  • Paytm
  • PhonePe
  • MobiKwik
  • Airtel Money

Answer

Answer: PhonePe

Indian railways launched the “Digital Screens” in how many stations?

  • 12
  • 33
  • 22
  • 43

Answer

Answer: 22

As per a Forbes report, who became the highest paid actress with USD 40.5 million?

  • Scarlett Johansson
  • Meghan Markle
  • Priyanka Chopra
  • Emma Stone

Answer

Answer: Scarlett Johansson

Andhra Bank raised the MCLR by what percentage for various tenors?

  • 0.10%
  • 0.15%
  • 0.20%
  • 0.10%

Answer

Answer: 0.15%

Which country will be hosting the Asia Cup 2018?

  • India
  • China
  • UAE
  • USA

Answer

Answer: UAE

The “Digital Northeast Vision Document 2022” is launched in which city?

  • Shillong
  • Guwahati
  • Imphal
  • Agartala

Answer

Answer: Guwahati

Supreme Court accepts the centre’s proposal to use the Colored Stickers indicating ________.

  • Nature of fuel
  • Type of vehicle
  • Age of vehicle
  • Expertise of driver

Answer

Answer: Nature of fuel

The 11th world Hindi conference was inaugurated in which nation?

  • India
  • Maldives
  • Pakistan
  • Mauritius

Answer

Answer: Mauritius

India proposed to declare which year as the “International Year of Millets”?

  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2020
  • 2021

Answer

Answer: 2019

Which IIT will be setting up Re-water Research center?

  • IIT Delhi
  • IIT Bombay
  • IIT Kanpur
  • IIT Kharagur

Answer

Answer: IIT Kharagpur