Current Affairs 12 August 2020 Quiz
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- In August 2020, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman launched the NIP Online Dashboard, a one-stop solution for all stakeholders looking for information on infrastructure projects in the country. What does I stand for in NIP?
- Where did the Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar launch ICAR’s (Indian Council of Agricultural Research) data recovery centre – Krishi Megh?
- In August 2020, which of the following ministries of the Union Government announced developing of Freedom Fighters Museums?
A) Customer Grievances MInistry
B) Civil Aviation Ministry
C) Home Ministry
D) Tribal Affairs Ministry
- Where is the ‘Swachh Bharat Mission Academy’, an IVR-based training course with modules on Open Defecation Free (ODF) Plus programme being launched?
A) Tamil Nadu
C) New Delhi
D) Uttar Pradesh
- Where did the Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan announced setting up of 10,500 health and wellness centers?
B) Andhra Pradesh
C) West Bengal
D) Madhya Pradesh
- Which state announced to launch a sero survey in the state to gauge the penetration of COVID-19 in the population and monitor its transmission trend?
D) Madhya Pradesh
- Where did the massive online Integrated Multidisciplinary Professional Advancement Course for Teachers (IMPACT) training programme launched?
- India signed a contract for development with which country for the development of five eco-tourism zones in one of the cities of the later country?
- Which country became the first to officially register a coronavirus vaccine and declared it ready for use?
- After Nitin Menon’s promotion to the elite panel of the ICC, which Indian umpire has been included in ICC’s international panel of umpires?
A) Chettithody Shamshuddin
B) Krishnamachari Srinivasan
C) Pashchim Pathak
D) KN Ananthapadmanabhan
- Alexander Lukashenko was re-elected as the President of which country?
- Prime Minister Hassan Diab of which country resigned in August 2020?
- Who is conferred with the MS Swaminathan Award for Environment Protection 2019?
A) BH Bhanu
B) RS Paroda
C) JK Pal Singh
D) MK Pithani
- Rahat Indori, famous Urdu poet and __________ passed away recently.
- What is the theme of the International Youth Day 2020?
A) Youth Engagement for Global Action
B) Transforming education
C) Safe Spaces for Youth
D) Youth Building Peace
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- Where is the HQ of International Cricket Council situated?
A) Sydney, Australia
B) Harare, Zimbabwe
C) Dubai, UAE
D) Cape Town, South Africa
- What is the capital city of Belarus?
- What is the currency of Lebanon?