29th July, 2020 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 29th July, 2020
1. In July 2020, the Union Cabinet has given ex-post facto approval to MoU signed between India and which country on cooperation in the field of Traditional Systems of Medicine and Homeopathy?
[A] Botswana
[B] Namibia
[C] Moldova
[D] Zimbabwe
[E] Zambia
2. Fast bowler Stuart Broad became only the second England cricketer to claim 500 Test wickets. Who is the first one?
[A] Alastair Cook
[B] Glenn McGrath
[C] Chris Woakes
[D] James Anderson
[E] Jos Buttler
3. NBA Academy graduate Princepal Singh has signed to play in the NBA G League next season. From which of the following states does he belong?
[A] Rajasthan
[B] Haryana
[C] Punjab
[D] Uttar Pradesh
[E] Gujarat
4. In July 2020, Tech Mahindra has entered into a global strategic partnership with which of the following firms to support clients through successful digital transformation?
[A] Mphasis
[B] CMC Limited
[C] CyQureX
[D] Collabera
[E] Datamatics
5. Who among the following will receive the National Award for Atmospheric Science and Technology by Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES)?
[A] Ashok Sahni
[B] Sunil Johri
[C] Dr S. Suresh Babu
[D] Arun Goel
[E] Rajkumar Sinha

What is the name of the microorganism decontamination box developed by the Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIO) along with AMESYS INDIA?

[A] Bachav
[B] Suraksha
[C] Madad
[D] Rakshak
[E] Swachh
7. The National Education Policy 2020, aims to increase the Gross Enrolment Ratio in higher education including vocational education from 26.3 per cent in 2018 to 50 per cent by which year?
[A] 2025
[B] 2028
[C] 2030
[D] 2035
[E] 2040
8. Union Home Ministry has issued new guidelines for opening up of more activities in areas outside the Containment Zones. Yoga institutes and gymnasiums will be allowed to open from which date?
[A] 1 August
[B] 5 August
[C] 15 August
[D] 20 August
[E] 25 August
9. In July 2020, which of the following has been included in the prestigious ‘Prime Minister’s Awards for Excellence in Public Administration' for the year 2020?
[A] Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana
[B] Urja Ganga Gas Pipeline Project
[C] Namami Gange project
[D] Accessible India Campaign
[E] Bharatmala Pariyojana
10. In July 2020, Power Finance Corporation, PFC, has signed an agreement with which of the following IITs for Training, Research, and Entrepreneurship Development in Smart Grid Technology?
[A] IIT Roorkee
[B] IIT Kanpur
[C] IIT Kharagpur
[D] IIT Madras
[E] IIT Delhi