08th February, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 08th February, 2018
1. The Reserve Bank of India will link the base rate with the MCLR from ________ to ensure expeditious transmission of its policy rate to borrowers.
[A] 1st March 2018
[B] 15th March 2018
[C] 31 March 2018
[D] 1st April 2018
[E] 30th April 2018
2. Who has topped the first-ever Crypto Rich List released by Forbes?
[A] Jim Breyer
[B] Matt Cohler
[C] Peter Fenton
[D] Chris Larsen
[E] Bill Gurley
3. Which place has become the first to legalise and then repeal same-sex marriage?
[A] Barbados
[B] Aruba
[C] Anguilla
[D] Bermuda
[E] Belize
4. Which country has created five new national parks that are collectively the size of Switzerland?
[A] Peru
[B] Argentina
[C] Chile
[D] Colombia
[E] Brazil
5. Scientists of which country have detected the first experimental evidence of 'superionic water ice'?
[A] United Kingdom
[B] India
[C] Japan
[D] United States
[E] China
6. The Union Cabinet approved the increase in the target for the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, meant to provide LPG connections to rural women, to ________ from the earlier 5 crore, adding that this has to be achieved by 2020.
[A] 8 crore
[B] 7 crore
[C] 6 crore
[D] 9 crore
[E] 10 crore
7. ________, unveiled ‘futuristic’ scooter and motorcycles to transform future mobility using alternative fuel.
[A] Bajaj
[B] TVS Motor 
[C] BMW India
[D] Suzuki India
[E] Yamaha India
8. Howrah Bridge recently celebrated it's ________ anniversary.
[A] 65th
[B] 70th
[C] 75th
[D] 78th
[E] 80th
9. India's Ambassador to the United Nations, ________, slammed the Sanctions Committees for taking decisions beyond "the gaze of public knowledge".
[A] Akbaruddin Owaisi
[B] Vikas Swarup
[C] Syed Akbaruddin
[D] Maleeha Lodhi
[E] Asoke Kumar Mukerji
10. Who has been honoured with a Royal Mail stamp of the UK to mark the centenary of the suffragette movement?
[A] Virat Kohli
[B] Shahrukh Khan
[C]  Sophia Alexandra Duleep Singh
[D] A.R. Rahman
[E] None of the above