Current Affairs August 2017 Quiz - 5

41Shri Prabhat Kumar, presently Ambassador of India to Colombia has been appointed as the next Ambassador of_____________________to the Republic of Kazakhstan.
A) India
B) Bangladesh
C) Italy
D) China
42Bollywood actor______________________has been appointed as the brand ambassador of the Swachh Bharat Mission in Uttar Pradesh.
A) Akshay Kumar
B) Ajay Debgan
C) Amir Khan
D) Sahrukh Khan
43Veteran actress and national award winner __________________has been selected for this year-s Prem Nazir Award.
A) Sharada
B) Nanda
C) Jeanne Moreau
D) Lucita Soriano
44Indian shooter __________________has clinched the individual as well as the team gold medal in men's double trap at the 7th Asian Shotgun Championship.
A) Gagan Narang
B) Vijay Kumar
C) Ankur Mittal
D) Rajyabardhan Singh Rathore
45Two Indian Greco-Roman wrestlers _______________and Sajan have entered the bronze-medal round of their respective weight categories in the Junior World Wrestling championships in Finland.
A) Manish
B) Sakshi
C) Anand
D) Vinay
46Iran's re-elected president _____________________ has been sworn in for his second term in an official ceremony held at the Iranian parliament in Tehran.
A) Hassan Rouhani
B)Monish Deb
C) Vanaja N. Sarna
D) Vijay Ram
47Harry Potter creator JK Rowling has been named the world-s most highly-paid author with earnings of _________________ ($95m).
A) 73.4m
B) 72.2m
C) 75.1m
D) 80.4m
48National Handloom Day is celebrated on _____________August.
A) 7th
B) 8th
C) 9th
D) 10th
49______________________ has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer(CEO) of Payback India.
A) Gautam Kaushik
B) Joshna Chinappa
C) Saurav Ghosal
D) Janet Vidhi
50India-s ___________________ has won the bronze medal in women-s 59kg category of the Junior World Wrestling Championship in Tampere, Finland.
A) Manju Kumari
B) Sakshi Malik
C) Babita Kumari
D) Vinesh Phogat

41Ans) India
42Ans) Akshay Kumar
43Ans) Sharada
44Ans) Ankur Mittal
45Ans) Manish
46Ans) Hassan Rouhani
48Ans) 7th
49Ans)Gautam Kaushik
50Ans) Manju Kumari

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