Current Affairs August 2017 Quiz - 2

11Veteran actress______________________has passed away at the age of 89.
 A) Sadhna Sibdashani
 B) Jeanne Moreau
 C) Lucita Soriano
 D) Nanda
12Lt General____________________has been appointed as the Chief of the Indian Army-s Eastern Command.
 A) Naini Jayaseelan
 B) Sumit Mallik
 C) M Sathiyavathy
 D) Abhay Krishna
13________________________has elbowed past Li Ka-shing to become Asia-s second-richest man as investors rallied behind his efforts to arm India-s poor with cheap data-loaded phones.
 A) Mukesh Ambani
 B) Ratan Tata
 C) Neeta Ambani
 D) Nadir Godrej
14_______________________, India-s first payments bank has announced a strategic partnership with Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) to give further boost to digital payments in the country and to add to customer convenience.
 A) Airtel Payments Bank
 B) Paytm
 C) Future Pay
 D) Mobikwik
15Veer Dev Gulia has bagged a ___________________medal in the Junior World Wrestling Championships at Tampere in Finland.
 A) Gold
 B) Silver
 C) bronze
 D) Copper
16World breastfeeding week  is celebrated from_________________ August .
 A) 1st to 7th
 B) 7th to 15th
 C) 15th to 23th
 D) 23rd to 30th
17___________________formally opened its first overseas military base with a flag raising ceremony in Djibouti in the Horn of Africa, the same day as the People-s Liberation Army marks its 90th birthday.
 A) India
 B) China
 C) Srilanka
 D) Bangladesh
18Indian women team cricketer_______________________ has been appointed as a DSP in the Punjab state police.
 A) Lalmalsawma
 B) Mithali Raj
 C) Sumit Mallik
 D) Harmanpreet Kaur
19Senior bureaucrat_________________________has been appointed as Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) in Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI).
 A) Mohammad Mustafa
 B) M. L. Kumawat
 C) E Ahmed
 D) Sangram Singh
20________________________ has been appointed as the Secretary General of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).
 A) Reena Ray
 B) Sanjaya Baru
 C) Jalaj Shrivastava
 D) Sanjay Pratap Singh

11Ans) Jeanne Moreau
12Ans) Abhay Krishna
13Ans) Mukesh Ambani
14Ans) Airtel Payments Bank
15Ans) bronze
16Ans) 1st to 7th
17Ans) China
18Ans) Harmanpreet Kaur
19Ans) Mohammad Mustafa
20Ans) Sanjaya Baru

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