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Current Affairs : August 2020

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Current Affairs : August 2020

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Who is the head of 5 members panel formed by AAIB to Investigate the Kozhikode Plane Crash?

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What is the name of baby galaxy founded by The Astronomers at the Max Planck Institute of Astrophysics?

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How many commemorative stamps did Indian Post issue on 15th August, 2020?

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Who is the author of the book “Our Only Home: A Climate Appeal to the World”?

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Where is the headquarters of South Coast Railway, the latest railway region of India located?

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Who has approved the proposal to set up the National Recruitment Agency (NRA) that will conduct a Common Eligibility Test (CET) for non-gazetted posts (Group B and C) of Staff Selection Commission (SSC)?

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Who is not the author of the book “Delhi Riots 2020: The Untold Story”?

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When is “World Mosquito Day” celebrated?

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Which Ministry launched campaign “Ayush for Immunity”?

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Gwalior Chambal Expressway will be named after whom?

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Who addressed “India@75 Summit – Mission 2022” Organised by CII?

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Who has been awarded the Shaurya Chakra 2020?

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Who became the Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago in the 12th Republican Parliament 2020?

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Which bank has launched ‘Liberty Savings Account’ for Indian youth?

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Who was reappointed as the Prime Minister of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea?

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Who Released Ebook, ‘Connecting, Communicating, Changing’ Chronicling the Vice President’s 3rd year in office?

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Bhaskar Maity passed away On 19th August, 2020 at 67, he belonged to which profession?

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Who is the new Governor of Meghalaya?

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Who became First National Brand Ambassador of Aligarh Municipal Corporation?

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Which bank launched ‘DIGITAL APNAYEN’, a campaign to promote Digital Banking?

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Which city tops the list of “Swachh Survekshan – 2020”?

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When is World Lion Day celebrated?

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Which state government has launched the longest ropeway in India over the Brahmaputra river?

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Who is the author of the book ‘One Arranged Murder’?

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When were IC-IMPACTS 2020 Research Conference held virtually?

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Who attended the opening ceremony of the “5th World Conference of Speakers of Parliament”?

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Who launched the “DGNCC Mobile Training App”?

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Which country decided to Construct a monument for the Indian soldiers Killed by Pakistan in the 1971?

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Which company has launched India’s first “Pocket Android POS” device?

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Scientists Identified how many New Species of Butterflies in Matheran Near Mumbai?

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Which Bank obtained RBI’s in-principle Nod to Set up Non-Financial Subsidiary?

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Who is the new MD and CEO of SBI Mutual Fund?

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Who won the “Leadership Awards – 2020” from USISPF?

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What is the title of the book about famous cricket coach Basudev Jagannath Paranjap?

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Which Indian Table Tennis player has been selected for “Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award – 2020” ?

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Who Launched DPSUs and OFB’s Modernisation Projects During Atma Nirbhar Week (Aug7-14, 2020)?

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Which Indian wrestler has been selected for “Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award – 2020” ?

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Indian Railways constructing world’s tallest pier bridge across which river?

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Who launched the ‘Harit Path’ mobile app to monitor tree planting and transplantation along highways?

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Which state will provide free smartphones to more than 1.74 lakh students?

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Which company has launched ‘Swift Insta Personal Loans’ on WhatsApp?

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Who was Appointed as Brand Ambassador of eBikeGO?

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Where was the Indian National Flag hoisted for the first time on 15th August, 2020?

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. When was “Earth Overshoot Day – 2020” celebrated?

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Who will sponsor “Team India” for the Tokyo Olympics?

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In how many days from the 74th Independence Day (August 15, 2020) all villages are to be connected with optical fibre cable ?

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. When was the “Noakhai Juhar Festival – 2020” celebrated in Orissa and Chhattisgarh?

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Who set the world record for the 156th podium finish by winning the Spanish Grand Prix?

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When is “Sadbhavana Diwas” celebrated?

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Prime Minister Hassan Diab who steps down, belongs to which country?

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Which country has discovered natural gas reserves in the Black Sea?

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Who wrote the book “Passages: Predictable Crises of Adult Life”?

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Which country won its first-ever gold in the Mental Calculation World Championship at Mind Sports Olympiad 2020?

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Piyush Goyal Virtually inaugurated which edition of NPPC 2020?

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Who is the first fast bowler to take 600 wickets in Test match cricket?

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When has the Assam Council of Ministers approved the “Assam Non-Government Education Institutions (Regulation of Fees) Rules 2020”?

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Who has been appointed as the CEO of GoAir?

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Which state government has launched ‘Padhai Tuhar Para’ scheme for school students ?

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Which Indian Golf player has been selected for “Arjuna Award – 2020”?

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Who is the author of book titled, “Full Spectrum: India’s Wars, 1972-2020” ?

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India inked Contract with whom for Development of 5 Eco-Tourism Zones?

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India Celebrates which Independence Day on 15 August 2020 ?

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Which South African player has been inducted into ICC Hall of Fame of the Class of 2020 by ICC?

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Who will be awarded the “Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award – 2020” in the Land Adventure category?

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Who signs MoU with two Akola based Bullion Trade Association for Deepening Commodity Derivatives Market in India?

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Who has won the “World Snooker Championship – 2020” ?

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Power Finance Corporation Signed MoA with which state to construct 2 Modular Operation Theatre Rooms?

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Which is the first state in India to offer a government job on the basis of CET score?

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Which state CM launched ‘Yellow Chain’ e-commerce platform on Independence day 2020?

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Who Launched Online Dashboard for Information on National Infrastructure Pipeline?

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Who was sworn in as the Governor of Goa on 19 August 2020?

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Which group achieves 100 Billion Units (BU) power generation mark?

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Which IIT Developed “UVSAFE”, UVGI Based Room Disinfection Device?

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Which state gets approval from Centre for projects worth Rs 7922.69 Crores?

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Which company is the Partner with CWC of India for Flood Forecasting Initiatives?

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Which organization has launched ‘The Anywhere School’ online learning?

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What is the name of AIFF and SAI Jointly Launched a Web Platform to Promote Football?

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After M.S. Dhoni, Which Indian cricketer has also announced retirement from Cricket on August 15, 2020 ?

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Who has replaced Ashok Lavasa as the new Election Commissioner ?

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which bank has launched a “Green Deposit Programme” exclusively for corporate clients to finance green initiatives and environment friendly projects?

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Who has been appointed as the Managing Director of SBI?

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What is the new name of “Religare Health Insurance”?

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Which organization has launched “NDC-TIA India Component”?

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Which state launched Mukhya Mantri Kisan Sahay Yojana replacing PMFBY to compensate crop loss of farmers for FY21?

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Who Launched the Booklet on Best practices of Human-Elephant Conflict Management in India and Beta Version of “Surakhsya” ?

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Who announced One Sun, One world, One Grid Initiative?

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Which Bank Partners with AddaCorner to Launch ‘Online Home Carnival’?

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On what date does Bangladesh observe National Mourning Day?

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Which Indian fast bowler has been selected for “Arjuna Award – 2020”?

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Which state Launch ‘Orunodoi’ Scheme to provide Financial Assistance?

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When will Actress Sharon Stone’s Memoir “The Beauty of Living Twice” release?

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Uttar Pradesh Minister Chetan Chauhan passes away at 73.He belongs to which sports?

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Who wins Asian College of Journalism’s Award for Investigative Journalism?

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Which state has launched ‘Promotion of Intensive Aquaculture through Introduction of Bio-floc Technology during the year 2020-21’ project for the development of bio-floc fish farming system?

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Who gave the seventh consecutive speech to the nation from Red Fort, New Delhi on the 74th Independence Day?

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