Current Affairs Quiz 26th August 2016 - Fresherslive Current Affairs Quiz

26th August 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


  1. Who has been appointed as the head of Lenovo's Small and Medium Business (SMB) business
  2. A.Rahul Agarwal
    B.Rajesh Thadani
    C.Rajesh Lakhani
    D. Pankaj Harjai

  3. Who has won the first IEI-IEEE award for engineering excellence 2015
  4. A.Rajendra Prasad
    B.Arun Nanda
    C.Vijaya Gopal
    D.G. Satheesh Reddy

  5. Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) has signed an memorandum of understanding (MoU) with which institute for promoting renewable energy.
    B. RRI
    C. IRNR

  7. Which of the following private sector bank has tied up with IBM to use its Cloud commerce solutions to transform customer engagements and enhance its cross-sell platforms.
  8. A.Kotak Mahindra Bank
    B. Yes Bank
    C. ICICI Bank
    D.IndusInd Bank

  9. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs gave its approval for how many projects for expansion of railway network and connectivity across the country.
  10. A.7

  11. Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu commissions new Indian Railways line in which state
  12. A.Telangana
    B. Gujarat
    C. Jharkhand
    D.Andhra Pradesh

  13. Which of the following bollywood actress among top 10 list of the World's Highest-Paid Actresses 2016
  14. A.Deepika Padukone
    B. Priyanka Chopra
    C. Katrina Kaif
    D.Kangana Ranaut

  15. The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) said the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) will go live for customers of how many banks
  16. A.19

  17. Which of the following Healthcare Trust has won the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)’s healthcare excellence award 2016
  18. A.Habitat for Humanity
    B.The Kresge Foundation
    C.Telangana Aarogyasri Trust
    D. Rotary Foundation

  19. Who will be the head of NRAI review committee to probe the shooters' Rio Games debacle
  20. A.Manisha Malhotra
    B. Gagan Narang
    C.Abhinav Bindra
    D.Rajiv Bhatia

  21. Who won the UEFA Best Player in Europe award for 2015-16
  22. A.Antoine Griezmann
    B. Gareth Bale
    C.Cristiano Ronaldo
    D.Lionel Messi

  23. India has signing of new Air Services Agreement (ASA) agreement with which country
  24. A. Tajikistan
    B. Ghana
    C. Mongolia
    D. Fiji

  25. India has approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with which country to establish cooperation in Grassroots Innovation.
  26. A.Australia
    B. Iraq
    C. Syria
    D. South Africa

  27. The 8th BRICS Summit will be held in which state
  28. A.Goa
    B. Gujarat
    C. New Delhi
    D. Maharashtra

  29. Union Cabinet approved revised Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) for avoidance of double taxation and prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income with a nation. Name the nation.
  30. A.Brazil
    B. Switzerland
    C. Finland

  31. Who has been appointed as the head of the advisory panel to find lasting solutions to conflict in Rakhine, Myanmar on 24th August 2016
  32. A.Aung San Suu Kyi
    B.Kofi Annan
    C.U Thant
    D.Ban Ki Moon

  33. What is the name the country that signed a peace deal with rebels ending five decade conflict.
  34. A.Ukraine
    C. Iraq
    D. Syria

  35. Major swimming records were broken by which swimmers in the Rio Olympics 2016
  36. A.Katinka Hosszu
    B. Sarah Sjostrom
    C. Both of the above
    D.Neither of the above

  37. Name the former governor of India,who has passed away on 24 August 2016
  38. A.Kishore Dave
    B.Subrata Banerjee
    C.Akhlaq Ur Rahman Kidwai
    D.Steve Arlin

  39. Which country postal service has announced to commemorate the joyous Hindu festival of Diwali with the launch of Forever stamp on 23 August 2016.
  40. A.US
    C. Malaysia

  41. Vice President of India Shri Hamid Ansari has released a book edited by A. Sen. D. Datta and NS Roy on 24th August 2016. What is its title
  42. A.Patriots, Poets and Prisoners:Selections from Ramanand Chatterjee’s The Modern Review 1907-1947
    B. Poets, Patriots and Prisoners:Selections from Ramanand Chatterjee’s The Modern Review 1907-1947
    C.Prisoners, Poets and Patriots:Selections from Ramanand Chatterjee’s The Modern Review 1907-1947
    D.Prisoners, Patriots and Poets:Selections from Ramanand Chatterjee’s The Modern Review 1907-1947

  43. What is the main aim of the Surrogacy Regulation Bill 2016
  44. A.Establishment of National Surrogacy Board at Central Level
    B.Regulation of surrogacy
    C. Prohibition of commercial surrogacy
    D.All of the above

  45. With which country India has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for co-operation in traditional medicine.
  46. A.China
    B. Qatar
    C. US

  47. According to the Forbes,who is top rank in World's Highest-Paid Actresses 2016
  48. A.Melissa McCarthy
    B. Scarlett Johansson
    C. Deepika Padukone
    D.Jennifer Lawrence

  49. Who will be the head of Task Force to comprehensively study the cadre structure of organised Group A Central Services
  50. A.Hari Gautam
    B. V V Daga
    C.ML Dantwala
    D.T Jacob

  1. D. Pankaj Harjai
  2. D.G. Satheesh Reddy
  3. D.TERI
  4. D.IndusInd Bank
  5. C.9
  6. D.Andhra Pradesh
  7. A.Deepika Padukone
  8. B.21
  9. C.Telangana Aarogyasri Trust
  10. C.Abhinav Bindra
  11. C.Cristiano Ronaldo
  12. D. Fiji
  13. D. South Africa
  14. A.Goa
  15. D.Cyprus
  16. B.Kofi Annan
  17. B.Colombia
  18. A.Katinka Hosszu
  19. C.Akhlaq Ur Rahman Kidwai
  20. A.US
  21. A.Patriots, Poets and Prisoners:Selections from Ramanand Chatterjee’s The Modern Review 1907-1947
  22. D.All of the above
  23. C. US
  24. D.Jennifer Lawrence
  25. D.T Jacob

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