Current Affairs 25 August 2021 Quiz
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- What is the theme of World Water Week 2021 organized from 23 to 27 August 2021?
A) Building Resilience Faster
B) Water and Climate Change: Accelerating Action
C) Water for society – Including all
D) Water, Ecosystems and Human Development
- Who has written the book titled ‘Battlefield?
C) Vishram Bedekar
D) Naresh Kumar
- Former National coach Syed Shahid Hakim who passed away was related to which sport?
- Which institute developed India’s first indigenous motorised wheelchair vehicle, NeoBolt, that can be used even on uneven terrains?
A) IIT Chennai
B) IIT Madras
C) IIT Roorkee
D) IIT Kanpur
- Name the new geospatial planning portal launched by the government that will help in facilitating new MGNREGA assets using remote sensing and geographic information system-based data?
- Who is appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of Broadcast Audience Research Council India (BARC), the industry TV viewership measurement body?
A) Chunmun Das
B) Ketan Gupta
C) Rajiv Bansal
D) Nakul Chopra
- Asian Development Bank signed a loan agreement worth how much amount to expand the metro rail network at Bengaluru in Karnataka?
A) $ 400 million
B) $ 200 million
C) $ 800 million
D) $ 500 million
- Paytm announced tie up with which bank to build comprehensive solutions across payment gateway, point of sale machines and credit products?
A) HDFC Bank
B) Axis Bank
C) ICICI Bank
D) Indusind Bank
- Where did the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) extend a grant of ₹24.90 lakh for a project on Integrated Mangrove Fishery Farming System (IMFFS)?
- Where did ICICI bank announced the launch of a digital and instant Blocked Account for students aspiring to study in that country?
- Which bank became the first US bank to have received a license from the IFSC Authority to set up its banking unit at India’s first International Financial Services Centre at GIFT City, Gujarat?
A) TD Bank
B) Bank of America
C) Barclays bank
- Which country will host the second United Nations World Geospatial Information Congress (UNWGIC) in October 2022?
- Where is the world’s first fossil-free steel manufactured?
- Where did the Indian Navy carried out a naval exercise with the Philippines navy?
A) Bay of Bengal
B) Pacific Ocean
C) South China Sea
D) Mediterranean Sea
- India emerged at which position as the most sought-after manufacturing destination across the world according to Cushman and Wakefield’s 2021 Global Manufacturing Risk Index?
- Which state has become the first in the country to officially implement the National Education Policy (NEP)-2020?
- National Monetisation Pipeline (NMP), a four-year pipeline for those infrastructure assets that the government plans to monetise for generating funds was announced worth how much amount?
A) Rs. 3 Lakh Crore
B) Rs. 7 Lakh Crore
C) Rs. 6 Lakh Crore
D) Rs. 9 Lakh Crore
STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS
- Where is the HQ of Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) situated?
- Where is the HQ of United Nations World Geospatial Information Congress situated?
A) New York
D) Washington DC