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Ques 1. The Union Government has launched e-RaKAM portal to provide a platform for farmers to sell agricultural produce. What is the full form of e-RaKAM?
[A] Rashtriya Kisan Agri Mandi
[B] Rashtriya Kisan Agri farming Mandi
[C] Rashtriya Kisan Agricultural Mandi
[D] None of these
Rashtriya Kisan Agri Mandi
Ques 2. Which State Government has launched two online portals for Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT)?
[A] Punjab Government
[B] Maharashtra Government
[C] Tamil Nadu Government
[C] Madhya Pradesh Government
Ques 3. 7th Meeting of BRICS Trade Ministers was held in___?
[A] Chongqing, China
[B] Shanghai, China
[C] Beijing, China
[D] Wuhan, China
Ques 4. India has signed an MoU on cooperation in renewable energy. Name the country with which MoU was signed?
Ques 5. SEBI has recently constituted a committee on fair market conduct. Who is the head of that committee?
[A] KM Krishna
[B] N S Vishwanathan
[C] P S Chauhan
[D] T K Viswanathan
T K Viswanathan
Ques 6. What is the Repo Rate as per the RBI’s 3rd Bi-Monthly Policy Statement 2017-18?
Ques 7. Name the mobile app developed by Indian Army for soldiers to track posting and promotion details.
[C] Soldier App
[D] Soldiers Inc App
Ques 8. What is the name of First Environmental Research Satellite, recently launched by Israel?
Ques 9. Who is the winner of Hungarian Grand Prix 2017?
[A] Valtteri Bottas
[B] Lewis Hamilton
[C] Kimi Raikkonen
[D] Sebastian Vettel
Ques 10. Which city will host the 2028 Summer Olympics?
[C] Los Angeles
Ques 11. Which Indian Sportsmen was conferred with the Bharat Gaurav- East Bengal’s Football Clubs highest award?
[A] Dhanraj Pillai
[B] Sachin Tendulkar
[C] P V Sindhu
[D] Virat Kohli
Ques 12. Who has been appointed as the new Secretary General of FICCI?
[A] A Didar Singh
[B] Sanjaya Baru
[C] Pankaj R. Patel
[D] Rashesh Shah
Ques 13. Name the Bollywood actor who has been appointed as the Brand Ambassador of the Swachh Bharat Mission in UP.
[A] Shahrukh Khan
[B] Akshay Kumar
[C] Salman Khan
[D] Shilpa Shetty
Ques 14. Which Indian Women Cricketer has been appointed as the DSP of Punjab Police?
[A] Mithali Raj
[B] Jhulan Goswami
[C] Poonam Raut
[D] Harmanpreet Kaur
Ques 15. Who is the highly paid author according to list released by Forbes?
[A] E L James
[B] J K Rowling
[C] Nora Roberts
[D] Dan Brown
J K Rowling
Ques 16. Which private sector bank has launched an Aadhaar-based integrated outward forex remittance solution for both customers and non-customers?
[A] ICICI Bank
[B] Kotak Mahindra Bank
[C] Axis Bank
[D] HDFC Bank
Kotak Mahindra Bank
Ques 17. Who has been appointed as Vice Chairman of NITI Aayog?
[A] Rajiv Kumar
[B] V K Saraswat
[C] Amitabh Kant
[D] None of these
Ques 18. Robert Hardy, the noted actor passed away recently, hails from which country?
Ques 19. Pushpa Bhargava who passed away recently, was related to which field?
Ques 20. Hiroshima day is celebrated on___?
[A] 2nd August
[B] 5th August
[C] 6th August
[D] 4th August
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