29th August, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 29th August, 2019
1.

Read the following statements carefully:



1. The Union Cabinet approved the Establishment of an International Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI) along with its supporting Secretariat Office in New Delhi.



2. The proposal was approved by the Prime Minister on 13th August 2019.



3. The CDRI is proposed to be launched at the UN Climate Action Summit in Tokyo, Japan on 23rd September 2019.



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 of the above
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2. Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel Dharmendra Pradhan lead a business delegation from oil & gas as well as steel sectors to ________ in August 2019.
[A] Tokyo
[B] Moscow
[C] Singapore
[D] New York
[E] Kuala Lumpur
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3.

Read the following statements carefully:



1. A MoU between the Indian Navy and India Meteorological Department was signed at Naval Base, Kochi on 28 Aug 19 for the handing over of Cyclone Detection Radar (CDR) building by IMD to the IN.



2. The CDR building was constructed during the period 1983-86 inside the Naval Base, having an S-band Cyclone Detection Radar installed by M/s Bharat Electronics Limited.



3. The building is set to be utilised by Indian Naval Meteorological Analysis Centre (INMAC), an operational unit set up in 2013 with the mandate to provide daily meteorological information/ forecasts to users across the Navy such as IN ships and establishments.



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 of the above
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4. What is the theme of the 12th India Security Summit, held in August 2019?
[A] Towards a Secure Future
[B] Securing Digital India
[C] Towards New National Cyber Security Strategy
[D] Flourishing in an insecure environment
[E] Cyber4All: An Inclusive, Sustainable, Developmental, Safe and Secure Cyberspace
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5. Where has the Indian Bank opened MSME CPC (centralised processing centre) in August 2019?
[A] New Delhi
[B] Mumbai
[C] Bengaluru
[D] Chennai
[E] Kolkata
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6. Where was an Indo-Israel joint venture’s Astra Rafael Communication System inaugurated in August 2019?
[A] New Delhi
[B] Mumbai
[C] Pune
[D] Hyderabad
[E] Lucknow
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7. Recently, the Minister of State for Culture & Tourism launched an integrated NOC online Application Processing System for National Monuments Authority in ________.
[A] Ahmedabad
[B] Bhopal
[C] Agra
[D] New Delhi
[E] Mumbai
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8. Recently, Shashi Shanker was honoured with the Distinguished Fellowship of the Institute of Directors (IOD) 2019. He is the Chairman & Managing Director of ________.
[A] NTPC
[B] ONGC
[C] IOCL
[D] SAIL
[E] GAIL
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9. Which of the following documentaries won the award at the 14th edition of the ‘We Care Film Festival on Disability Issues’?
[A] Inside Job
[B] Phantom India
[C] I’m Jeeja
[D] Beyond All Boundaries
[E] Inshallah, Kashmir
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10. In August 2019, the Union Cabinet approved ________% FDI under automatic route in coal mining and associated infrastructure.
[A] 100
[B] 90
[C] 80
[D] 70
[E] 60
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