Current Affairs 30 August 2018

 

Which city is hosting the third edition of “Smart India Hackathon”?

  • New Delhi
  • Ahmedabad
  • Jaipur
  • Chandigarh

Answer

Answer: New Delhi

When is the national sports day celebrated in India?

  • August 12
  • August 30
  • August 29
  • August 30

Answer

Answer: August 29

Which of the following Human spaceflight mission will be launched by ISRO by the year 2022?

  • Vaayuyaan
  • Chandrayaan
  • Suryayaan
  • Gaganyaan

Answer

Answer: Gaganyaan

Who is the first Indian Heptathlete to win a gold medal in Asian Games?

  • Sonali Shinde
  • Gagandeep Kaur
  • Swapna Barman
  • Neha Jha

Answer

Answer: Swapna Barman

The government of India will be launching the India Post Payments banks at how many places?

  • 350
  • 650
  • 400
  • 630

Answer

Answer: 650

Which tech company has been made a tech partner for the NITI Aayog’s move hack program?

  • NVIDIA
  • Veritas
  • Infosys
  • Microsoft

Answer

Answer: NVIDIA

What percentage of additional dearness relief has been approved by cabinet for the central government employees and pensioners?

  • 2%
  • 5%
  • 6%
  • 1.2%

Answer

Answer: 2%

Who represented India in the G20 Digital Economy Ministerial Meeting 2018?

  • Ravi Shankar Prasad
  • Sushma Swaraj
  • Narendra Modi
  • Rahul Gandhi

Answer

Answer: Ravi Shankar Prasad

India signed a $300 million agreement with which bank recently?

  • RBI
  • World Bank
  • HDFC Bank
  • DBS Bank

Answer

Answer: World Bank

Arpinder Singh, who won a gold medal in Asian games 2018 is related to which game?

  • Javelin Throw
  • Shot Put
  • Triple Jump
  • Men’s 800 m

Answer

Answer: Triple Jump