07th August, 2017 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 07th August, 2017
1. Indian Institute of Science researchers have developed a ________ laser.
[A] Cadmium oxide
[B] Calcium oxide
[C] Chromium oxide
[D] Cobalt oxide
[E] Carbon monoxide
2. Scientists at IIT-______ have developed a new drug delivery platform using nanoparticles.
[A] Roorkee
[B] Jodhpur
[C] Patna
[D] Delhi
[E] Palakkad
3. Britannia on August 7, 2017 announced to build up its largest plant in _______.
[A] Punjab
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Gujarat
[D] Kerala
[E] Telangana
4. The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) on August 7, 2017 directed the _____ Ministry to subsidise rail losses.
[A] Home
[B] Road Transport and Highways
[C] Labour and Employment
[D] Finance
[E] Human Resource Development
5. Which company on August 7, 2017 announced a partnership with Laghu Udyog Bharati to launch GST Shiksha hub for small enterprises?
[A] Wipro
[B] Infosys
[D] Mahindra
[E] None of the above
6. Bank of India on August 7, 2017 announced to raise Rs. 626 crore via STCI stake sale.
[A] Punjab National bank
[B] Bank of India
[C] State Bank of India
[D] Corporation Bank
[E] Dena Bank
7. IIT-______  has developed silk mats to arthritis.
[A] Guwahati
[B] Mandi
[C] Jodhpur
[D] Roorkee
[E] Patna
8. The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council approved the e-way bill  to keep tabs on the movement of goods. As per the Bill all goods and services worth Rs. _______ or more would need to be registered before these are moved 10 km for sale.
[A] 75000
[B] 50000
[C] 40000
[D] 100000
[E] 125000
9. The government on August 7, 2017 announced that cess on Sports utility vehicles (SUVs) and top-end luxury cars will increase from 15% to ___%.
[A] 25
[B] 20
[C] 30
[D] 35
[E] 40
10. Chabahar Port is located in the Gulf of _______.
[A] Suez
[B] Aqaba
[C] Oman
[D] Aden
[E] Kutch