Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 10th August 2016

10th August 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


  1. Who has been appointed as the Managing Director (MD) of State Bank of India (SBI) on 9 August 2016
  2. A.Rajnish Kumar
    B.P.K. Gupta
    C.B. Sriram
    D.Dinesh Kumar Khara

  3. Who has been appointed as the Chairman of Central Silk Board of India
  4. A.Jayaram Raju
    B. K M Hanumantharayappa
    C.Chandra Mouli Bajpeyi
    D. Narpat Raj Singhvi

  5. Mahindra Group has tied up with which GoI enterprise to set up a greenfield auto shredding and recycling capability in the nation
  6. A.SSRN
    B. NERD
    C. MSTC

  7. Chinese Internet company LeEco has announced appointment of whom as chairman of Coolpad as well
  8. A.Jia Ling
    B. Jia Ping
    C.Jia Ting
    D.Jia Yueting

  9. Non-life insurer Reliance General Insurance Company Ltd has announced a bancassurance tie-up with which bank
  10. A.Surat Peoples Coop Bank
    B.Nutan Nagarik Sahakari Bank
    C.Shamrao Vithal Co-operative Bank
    D. Kalupur Commercial Coop. Bank

  11. Who has been re-appointed Chairman, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Hero MotoCorp Ltd
  12. A.Pritam Singh
    B.Ravi Nath
    C.Sunil Kant Munjal
    D.Pawan Munjal

  13. Vodafone India has renewed a multi-million dollar agreement with which IT sector to manage the latter’s IT services support for IT infrastructure and applications
  14. A.IBM
    B. Wipro

  15. Qualcomm has announced a 3G-4G patent license agreement with which technology company
  16. A.Vivo
    B. HCL
    C. HP
    D. Lenovo

  17. Which state has recently announced Rs 4126 crore worth schemes in the energy sector
  18. A.Maharashtra
    B.Madhya Pradesh
    C.Andhra Pradesh
    D.Tamil Nadu

  19. Max Life, Max Financial Services agree to merger with which bank
  20. A.Axis Bank
    B.ICICI Bank
    C.HDFC Bank
    D.IDBI Bank

  21. Which of the following Pharmaceutical Industry has agreed to purchase Allergan’s Anda Inc, the fourth largest distributor of generic pharmaceuticals in the US
  22. A.Taro Pharmaceuticals
    B. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
    C.Protalix BioTherapeutics
    D. Alcobra

  23. Where is the training programme on Champions Skill Enhancement programme under Skill India project being held
  24. A.Kohima
    B. Dispur
    C. Agartala

  25. Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched ________________ celebrations at birthplace of freedom fighter Chandrashekhar Azad at Alirajpur, Madhya Pradesh.
  26. A.Yadra Kurni
    B.Azad Karo
    C.Yaad Karo Kurbani
    D.None of the above

  27. What is the theme for International Day of the World’s Indigenous People 2016
  28. A.Indigenous peoples building alliances: Honoring treaties
    B. Indigenous Peoples’ Right to Education
    C. Bridging the gap: implementing the rights of indigenous peoples
    D.Indigenous Media, Empowering Indigenous Voices

  29. The Union Government has announced that the Non-Performing Assets (NPA) of commercial banks have increased by around ________ percent in the last one year (March 2015 to March 2016).
  30. A.3.8
    B. 4
    D. 2

  31. Madras HC cleared legal uncertainty over grant of classical language status to which languages
  32. A.Kannada
    B. Telugu
    D. All of the above

  33. Which country has has approached United States (US) and select European countries part of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to crack terror fund trail details of the Al Rehmat Trust from Pakistan.
  34. A.India
    B. Bangladesh
    C. Israel
    D. Iraq

  35. Which state government has launched Quit India 2 Swaraaj to Suraaj Movement against various social ills during commemoration of Platinum Jubilee anniversary of the Quit India Movement.
  36. A.Maharashtra
    B. New Delhi
    C. Odisha
    D.West Bengal

  37. Who has been appointed as the Managing Editor of Network18
  38. A.Jagannathan
    C. Sitaraman Shankar

  39. Who has released theme song for Tiranga Yatra to be organised to mark 70 years of Independence Day.
  40. A.Pranab Mukherjee
    B. Arun Jaitley
    C.Rajnath singh
    D. Narendra Modi

  41. How many lakh tonnes of e-waste were generated in the country in 2014 according to UN University
  42. A.14
    B. 17
    C. 20

  43. The International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is observed every year on which date
  44. A.21 September
    B. 19 April
    C. 9 August
    D. 30 June

  45. Name the renowned Yoga Guru,who has passed away on 8 August 2016
  46. A.Mahim Bora
    C. TKV Desikachar
    D.None of the above

  47. Who has been appointed as the Transport Commissioner of Delhi on 8 August 2016
  48. A.Dharam Pal
    B. Dharmendra Sharma
    C.Sandeep Kumar
    D.Bhupinder Singh Bhalla

  49. Name the former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister,who has died on 9 August 2016
  50. A.Barendra Krushna Dhal
    B.Mahim Bora
    C. Kalikho Pul
    D.Shamim Ara

  1. D.Dinesh Kumar Khara
  2. B. K M Hanumantharayappa
  3. C. MSTC
  4. D.Jia Yueting
  5. C.Shamrao Vithal Co-operative Bank
  6. D.Pawan Munjal
  7. A.IBM
  8. A.Vivo
  9. D.Tamil Nadu
  10. C.HDFC Bank
  11. B. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
  12. A.Kohima
  13. C.Yaad Karo Kurbani
  14. B. Indigenous Peoples’ Right to Education
  15. B. 4
  16. D. All of the above
  17. A.India
  18. A.Maharashtra
  19. C. Sitaraman Shankar
  20. D. Narendra Modi
  21. B. 17
  22. C. 9 August
  23. C. TKV Desikachar
  24. B. Dharmendra Sharma
  25. C. Kalikho Pul

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