Current Affairs 23 August 2018


The data of which spacecraft proved the presence of ice on the moon?

  • Chandrayaan-I
  • Vaayuyaan-I
  • Prithvi
  • Parihar


Answer: Chandrayaan-I

Name the writer of the book “India after Nehru” who passed away recently?

  • Bhushan Nath
  • Ajay Palikar
  • Kuldip Nayar
  • Gurdeep Chadha


Answer: Kuldip Nayar

Which social media platform has deleted 652 fake accounts targeting world politics?

  • Instagram
  • Youtube
  • Snapchat
  • Facebook


Answer: Facebook

Who inaugurated the International Buddhist Conclave in New Delhi?

  • Narendra Modi
  • Ram Nath Kovind
  • Sushma Swaraj
  • Arun Jaitley


Answer: Ram Nath Kovind

Who topped the Forbes’ list of world’s highest paid actors 2018?

  • George Clooney
  • Robert Downey
  • Dwayne Johnson
  • Brad Pitt


Answer: George Clooney

The international watercolour festival will be organized in which city?

  • New Delhi
  • Kolkata
  • Jaipur
  • Ranchi


Answer: Ranchi

Name the Flipkart launched an independent platform for refurbished goods?

  • 2GOOD
  • TwoGood
  • 2GUD
  • TooGood


Answer: 2GUD

Which of the following is the 2nd fastest growing airport in the world?

  • Kempegowda International Airport
  • Indira Gandhi International Airport
  • Chandigarh International Airport
  • Goa International Airport


Answer: Kempegowda International Airport

“No Spin” is the autobiography of which international cricketer?

  • Harbhajan Singh
  • Anil Kumble
  • Shane Warne
  • Ricky Ponting


Answer: Shane Warne

The men’s hockey world cup 2018 will be held in which city?

  • Bhubaneswar
  • New Delhi
  • Chandigarh
  • Indore


Answer: Bhubaneswar