Current Affairs 28 August 2018


India’s first test flight powered by biojet fuel was conducted by which airlines?

  • Indian Airways
  • Spicejet
  • Indigo
  • Vistara


Answer: Spicejet

Name the first Indian badminton player who won a silver medal in the Asian Games.

  • Saina Nehwal
  • Ashwini Ponnappa
  • Prakash Padukone
  • PV Sindhu


Answer: PV Sindhu

Name the digilocker facility launched by CBSE in Kerala.

  • Parinam Manjusha
  • Get Online
  • Niyojan
  • Vidyarthi Sahit


Answer: Parinam Manjusha

Which country will be hosting the Asian youth weightlifting championship 2019?

  • India
  • South Korea
  • North Korea
  • Japan


Answer: North Korea

The government has given permission to drive commercial drones from which date?

  • 23 September
  • 1 December
  • 31 December
  • 14 November


Answer: 1 December

Which of the following has been termed as the world’s best bank by Global Finance Magazine?

  • DBS Bank
  • Axis Bank
  • ICICI Bank
  • HDFC Bank


Answer: DBS Bank

Which initiative has been launched by Odisha government to identify young talent?

  • Mu Power Odisha
  • Mu Power Mu Odisha
  • Mu Hero Mu Power
  • Mu Hero Mu Odisha


Answer: Mu Hero Mu Odisha

Which country won the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup 2018?

  • France
  • Australia
  • Japan
  • China


Answer: Japan

Which is the first Javelin throw player of India to win a gold medal?

  • Anurabh Desai
  • Tanveer Raj
  • Neeraj Chopra
  • Nikhil Bapat


Answer: Neeraj Chopra

Which of the following has been commissioned a blackhole pump to tackle the waste problem?

  • Leh
  • Ladakh
  • Odisha
  • Mumbai


Answer: Ladakh