Current Affairs August 2017 Quiz - 17

161_____________________, former American Express executive has been appointed as the Chief People-s Officer (CPO) for India and South Asia operations.
 A) K. Vijay Kumar
 B) Alok Verma
 C) Vinod Chaubey
 D) Vishpala Reddy
162O Panneerselvam has been sworn in as the Deputy Chief Minister (CM) of __________________.
 A) Maharashtra
 B) Tamil Nadu
 C) Telengana
 D) Karnataka
163_________________, the flagbearer of Indian women's football for over the past two decades has been named the winner of the prestigious Arjuna Award.
 A) Aditi Chauhan
 B) Oinam Bembem Devi
 C) Manisha Panna
 D) Sasmita Malik
164Para athlete Devendra and hockey player ______________________will be honoured with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.
 A) Sarvanjit Singh
 B) Sardar Singh
 C) Siddharth Shanker
 D) Shivendra Singh
165The FIFA__________________ World Cup official winner-s trophy has recently displayed at the India Gate.
 A) Under-12
 B) Under-15
 C) Under-10
 D) Under-17
166Google has announced -______________________- as the name for the latest version of the Android operating system, continuing the dessert-themed names.
 A) Oreo
 B) Nougat 1
 C) Lollipop 2
 D) Munch
167NASA is planning to send microbial life on its Mars 2020 rover mission, which would use Mars- atmospheric carbon dioxide to produce ___________________.
 A) Hillium
 B) Nytrogen
 C) oxygen.
 D) Hydrogen
168Ajay Vipin Nanavati has been appointed as the chairman of ____________________.
 A) Federal Bank
 B) Syndicate Bank
 C) IDBI Bank
 D) Yes Bank
169Ashwani Lohani, the CMD of __________________ has been named as the new Chairman of Railway Board.
 A) Air India
 B) Air Asia
 C) Indigo
 D) Jet go
170Rajiv Bansal, additional secretary in the petroleum ministry has been named the interim CMD of ___________________.
 A) Air India
 B) Air Asia
 C) Indigo
 D) Jet go

161Ans) Vishpala Reddy
162Ans) Tamil Nadu
163Ans) Oinam Bembem Devi
164Ans) Sardar Singh
165Ans) Under-17
166Ans) Oreo
167Ans) oxygen
168Ans) Syndicate Bank
169Ans) Air India.
170Ans) Air India.

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