Current Affairs August 2017 Quiz - 4

31______________________, veteran molecular biologist and a vehement critic of genetically modified crops has passed away at the age of 89.
 A) Pushpa Mittra Bhargava
 B) Anjali Bhagwat
 C) Anisa Sayyed
 D) Avani Lekhara
  
32__________________has been sworn in as the President of Iran for a second term.
 A) Hassan Rouhani
 B)Monish Deb
 C) Vanaja N. Sarna
 D) Vijay Ram
  
33___________________ has been reappointed as Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea.
 A) Peter O-Neill
 B) Steve Mnuchin
 C) James Mattis
 D) Jeff Sessions
  
34The_________________ Meeting of BRICS Trade Ministers has held in Shanghai, China.
 A) 7th
 B) 8th
 C) 9th
 D) 10th
  
35Brazil's_______________________ has become the world's most expensive footballer, with Paris Saint-Germain signing him for a five-year deal from Barcelona for a fee of Rs1,680 crore (222 million).
 A) Neymer
 B) Cristiano Ronaldo
 C) Lioneal Messi
 D) Kaka
  
36_____________________, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and Oscar-nominated actor has passed away at the age of 73.
 A) Sam Shepard
 B) E Ahmed
 C) Sangram Singh
 D) Vijay Salaskar
  
37__________________will be the new Vice President of India.
 A) Rajnath Kovind
 B) M Venkaiah Naidu
 C) Narendra Modi
 D) Pranab Mukherjee
  
38Economist__________________will be the new Vice Chairman of NITI Aayog.
 A) Uday Shankar
 B) Dilip Shanghvi
 C) Rajiv Kumar
 D) N Chandrababu Naidu
  
39Air Marshal _____________________has taken over as Air Officer-in-Charge Administration (AOA) of Indian Air Force at Air Headquarters in New Delhi.
 A) Hemant Narayan Bhagwat
 B) Dipak Agarwal
 C) Shikha Sharma
 D) Shanti Ekambaram
  
40Senior advocate _____________________has been appointed as the chairman of a special committee of AIFF.
 A) Ushanath Banerjee
 B) Raja Aich
 C) Arnab Banerjee
 D) Gaurab Sen

 
 
 
Answers:
31Ans) Pushpa Mittra Bhargava
32Ans) Hassan Rouhani
33Ans)Peter O-Neill
34Ans) 7th
35Ans) Neymar
36Ans) Sam Shepard
37Ans) M Venkaiah Naidu
38Ans) Rajiv Kumar
39Ans)Hemant Narayan Bhagwat
40Ans) Ushanath Banerjee

 
 
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