04th August, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 04th August, 2018
1.

Read the following statements carefully:



1."The Unending Game: A Former R&AW Chief's Insights into Espionage" has been written by Vikram Sood.



2.Vikram Sood is the former head of India's foreign intelligence agency, the Research and Analysis Wing from 2000 to 2003.



3.The book covers some of the most exciting aspects of intelligence failures and successes.



Which of the above statements is/are correct?


[A] Only 3
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
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2. The Uttarakhand High Court banned the commercial use of elephants in Corbett Tiger Reserve besides restricting the number of vehicles entering its ranges in a day to ________.
[A] 50
[B] 100
[C] 120
[D] 180
[E] 200
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3. Who has recently become the fourth youngest cricket debutant in One-day Internationals?
[A] Rohit Kumar Paudel
[B] Hasan Raza
[C] Nitish Kumar
[D] Aaqib Javed
[E] Gurdeep Singh
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4. Which company has become the first company to be given the certification to manufacture and personalise RuPay chip contact and contactless cards on the qSPARC v2 platform?
[A] IDEMIA
[B] Gemalto
[C] Giesecke & Devrient
[D] Smiths Detection
[E] Advent International
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5. Who among the following has become the first woman judge to be appointed as the Chief Justice of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court?
[A] Indira Banerjee
[B] R. Banumathi
[C] Manjula Chellur
[D] Geeta Mittal
[E] T. Meena Kumari
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6. The scientists of which country have claimed to have created the first single-chromosome yeast while not affecting the majority of its functions?
[A] USA
[B] Russia
[C] China
[D] Brazil
[E] Japan
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7. Which of the following states is the first state in the country to have an Umbrella Organisation for the Urban Co-operative Banks?
[A] Kerala
[B] Karnataka
[C] Tamil Nadu
[D] Andhra Pradesh
[E] Gujarat
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8.

Read the following statements carefully:



1.A Group of State Finance Ministers on GST discount gave its nod for incentivising digital payments through a cash back mechanism.



2.As much as 50% of total GST paid up to ₹100 per transaction would be provided as cash back on payments made through RuPay cards, BHIM App and UPI.



3.This move will benefit RuPay card holders as well as BHIM App users.



Which of the above statements is/are correct?


[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
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9. Which state has launched 'horn not ok' awareness campaign and 'shor nahin' (no noise) mobile application?
[A] Himachal Pradesh
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Andhra Pradesh
[E] Gujarat
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10. Which state has signed an MoU with Tech Mahindra to launch India's first Blockchain district?
[A] Andhra Pradesh
[B] Karnataka
[C] Telangana
[D] West Bengal
[E] Kerala
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