August 100 GK One liners: Part 1अगस्त जीके वन लाइनर: भाग 1

1 Patidar is a caste found primarily in... ?
Ans: Gujarat

2 Nida, is the fourth typhoon to hit __ this year ?
Ans: China

3 World Day against Trafficking in Persons is observed on.. ?
Ans: July 30

4 Syed Nayeemuddin is related with..
Ans: Football

5 Who is the Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court ?
Ans: Justice DB Bhosale

6 Which country will host Kabaddi World Cup in October 2016 ?
Ans: India

7 Name first female governor of Tokyo ?
Ans: Yuriko Koike

8 India is trying to revive historic maritime cultural economic ties with _- countries ?
Ans: 39

9 Andhra Pradesh government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with __ to develop a food value chain in the state. ?
Ans: Japan

10 Winner of German Grand Prix 2016 ?
Ans: Lewis Hamilton

11 Which bank is planning plan to shut, relocate 30% of its branches ?
Ans: SBI

12 What is the name first broad-gauge train service between Agartala and Delhi ...
Ans: Tripura Sundari Express

13 Which Mobile payments company has tied up with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) to power e-cash payments on IRCTC's e-catering app, Food on Track ?
Ans: MobiKwik

14 __ has announced a corporate citizenship collaboration with State Bank of India (SBI) and launched the D-Change programme
which will support education and learning, women empowerment and rural skills development in the country ?
Ans: 4. Oracle India Joins SBI To Foster Digital Skills Initiative Oracle India

15 Where is NP Kunta Ultra Mega Solar Power ?
Ans: Andhra Pradesh

16 Who has assume additional charge as NDDB chairman ?
Ans: Dilip Rath

17 Intelligence and security agency of India that was added to the Second Schedule of the RTI Act, 2005 leading to its exemption from the purview of the Act ?
Ans: Strategic Forces Command (SFC)

18 Recently, a 47-day-long annual monsoon trawling ban from venturing into the Arabian Sea was lifted in... ?
Ans: Kerala

19 ___ has decided to delete a lesson based on Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova from the next edition of a school textbook ?
Ans: Goa

20 ___ has won the Best Asian Genre Film award at 2016 Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (BIFAN)?
Ans: Psycho Raman

21 Winner of 2016 edition of Pro Kabaddi League is ?
Ans: Patna Pirates

22 Writer of - Book R D Burmania:
Ans: Panchamemoirs Chaitanya Padukone

23 __ that enforced a new legislation that grants sweeping powers to its National Security Council (NSC) ?
Ans: Malaysia

24 Name the new president of Microsoft India..
Ans: Anant Maheshwari

25 Where is Sudumbare village ?
Ans: Maharastra

26 The Performance and Credit Rating Scheme will provide trusted third party opinion to create awareness about the strengths and weaknesses of enterprises existing operations has been launched for....
Ans: MSMEs

27 Which country will host a global summit in November to eliminate the illicit trade of tobacco products ?
Ans: India

28 ___ has decided to recruit transgenders as jail warders ?
Ans: Odisha

29 Who has been appointed as Secretary to Prime Minister
Ans: Bhaskar Khulbe

30 Which country is hosting 7th SAARC Home Ministers conference ?
Ans: Pakistan

31 _ has become the first state to approve sewage and waste water policy ?
Ans: Rajasthan

32 Who is the new PM of Nepal ?
Ans: Pushpa Kamal Prachanda

33 Rajya Sabha has passed the Dentists (Amendment) Bill, 2016 with voice vote that seeks to amend...
Ans: Dentists Act, 1948

34 Chinese scientists will be performing world’s first genetic editing trial on humans in an attempt to find a cure for ... ?
Ans: Lung Cancer

35 Chris Amon, who died recently was associated with,,, ?
Ans: Formula One

36 BCCI has appointed ___ to head a legal panel to help implement Lodha report ?
Ans: Markandey Katju

37 __ has launched cheaper home loan schemes for public sector undertaking employees and Defence personnel ?
Ans: SBI

38 Which Constitution Amendment is related with Goods and Services Tax Constitution Amendment ?
Ans: 122

39 Khadakwasla Dam is on .... river ?
Ans: Mutha

40 Dharambir Singh is related with..
Ans: track and field

41 Winner of 23rd Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award ?
Ans: Shubha Mudgal

42 ___ facility will allows people to sign documents digitally from remote places ?
Ans: eSignDesk

43 __ has become the first Indian woman IOC member ?
Ans: Nita Ambani

44 RBI has launched __ to check illegal money collection ?
Ans: sachet.rbi.org.in

45 Recently, Mahad bridge collapsed in Maharashtra, the bridge was on ... river ?
Ans: Savitri

46 CCEA has approved a new formula to pay production subsidy to ... ?
Ans: Sugar mills

47 RBI has constituted ___ Committee on Household Finance ?
Ans: Tarun Ramadorai Committee

48 Who is the author of - Grassroots Innovation ?
Ans: Anil K. Gupta

49 Which city will host 2020 Olympic Games ?
Ans: Tokyo

50 Who is the chairman of Bank Board Bureau ?
Ans: Vinod Rai

51 Government has fixed an inflation target of 4 percent by.. ?
Ans: March 31, 2021.

52 Name China's first satellite for mobile telecommunication ?
Ans: Tiantong 01

53 Brazil is hosting ___ Summer Olympic Games ?
Ans: 31st

54 What was the theme of 2016 Summer Olympic Games opening ceremony ?
Ans: World peace and environment

55 Which country has rejoined African Union ?
Ans: Morocco

56 New Prime Minister of Tunisia is... ?
Ans: Youssef Chahed

57 How much money has been earmarked for nation-wide breastfeeding programme ?
Ans: 30 crore rupees

58 IBM and Apple have opened first global development hub in India in ... ?
Ans: Bangalore

59 Recently government has launched Swachh Survekshan 2017 for ... cities?
Ans: 500

60 The Ministry of Railways has signed an agreement with the ___ government for the formation of a joint venture (JV) company for focused resource mobilisation, implementation and monitoring of critical rail projects ?
Ans: Chhattisgarh

61 Kokrajhar is a place in.... ?
Ans: Assam

62 National Handloom Day is observed on... ?
Ans: Aug. 7

63 Savitri River originate from ...
Ans: Mahabaleshwar

64 Senkaku Islands are owned by.... ?
Ans: Japan

65 Sardar Sarovar Dam is on... ?
Ans: Narmada river

66 Health Ministery has launched a nation-wide programme for promoting breastfeeding known as ...
Ans: MAA

67 India’s flag bearer during parade at 2016 Rio Olympics opening ceremony was... ?
Ans: Abhinav Bindra

68 __ has decided not to host the European Road Cycling Championships, planned for 14 to 18 September 2016, for security reasons ?
Ans: France

69 __ banned the Pokemon Go app because of unspecified security concerns ?
Ans: Iran

70 Government has set the ambitious target to roll out of the Goods and Services Tax, (GST) from .... ?
Ans: 1 April 2017

71 Dipa Karmakar is related with which sport?
Ans: Gymnastics

72 Which state has launched Water Resources Information System ... ?
Ans: Telengana

73 Bernard Farrelly was a famous ___ surfer?
Ans: Australian

74 PM Narendra Modi has launched Mission Bhagiratha in ... ?
Ans: Telangana

75 Which committee has said that Lodha Committee recommendation on BCCI reforms are unconstitutional and illegal ?
Ans: Katju committee

76 A nine-member __ dance troupe has performed first time in Egypt ?
Ans: Kathakali

77 Tropical Storm Earl recently hit... ?
Ans: Mexico

78 Which state has launched Baristha Bunakar Sahayata Yojana for senior weavers ... ?
Ans: Odisha

79 __ was the first country to introduce GST system in 1954.
Ans: France

80 Gagan Narang is related with which sport?
Ans: Shooting

81 Kalikho Pul, who died recently was former Chief Minister of... ?
Ans: Arunachal Pradesh

82 __ hsa been appointed to the IDFC Bank board ?
Ans: Anand Sinha

83 ___ has launched first-ever Pizza ATM at a university campus of US ?
Ans: Paline

84 TKV Desikacha was a famous...?
Ans: Yoga Guru

85 _ has won the gold in first-ever Olympic Women's Rugby Sevens Championship ?
Ans: Australia

86 Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched Yaad Karo Kurbani celebrations at ...
Ans: MP

87 Employee’s Compensation (Amendment) Bill - 2016 seeks to amend the Employee’s Compensation Act ... ?
Ans: 1923

88 Which state has launched Quit India Movement 2 against social evils ?
Ans: Maharashtra

89 Who has been re-elected as New President of Asian Development Bank (ADB)?
Ans: Takehiko Nakao

90 India’s first tiger cell will be set up in ...?
Ans: Dehradun

1 Patidar is a caste found primarily in... ?
Ans: Gujarat

2 Nida, is the fourth typhoon to hit __ this year ?
Ans: China

3 World Day against Trafficking in Persons is observed on.. ?
Ans: July 30

4 Syed Nayeemuddin is related with..
Ans: Football

5 Who is the Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court ?
Ans: Justice DB Bhosale

6 Which country will host Kabaddi World Cup in October 2016 ?
Ans: India

7 Name first female governor of Tokyo ?
Ans: Yuriko Koike

8 India is trying to revive historic maritime cultural economic ties with _- countries ?
Ans: 39

9 Andhra Pradesh government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with __ to develop a food value chain in the state. ?
Ans: Japan

10 Winner of German Grand Prix 2016 ?
Ans: Lewis Hamilton

11 Which bank is planning plan to shut, relocate 30% of its branches ?
Ans: SBI

12 What is the name first broad-gauge train service between Agartala and Delhi ...
Ans: Tripura Sundari Express

13 Which Mobile payments company has tied up with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) to power e-cash payments on IRCTC's e-catering app, Food on Track ?
Ans: MobiKwik

14 __ has announced a corporate citizenship collaboration with State Bank of India (SBI) and launched the D-Change programme
which will support education and learning, women empowerment and rural skills development in the country ?
Ans: 4. Oracle India Joins SBI To Foster Digital Skills Initiative Oracle India

15 Where is NP Kunta Ultra Mega Solar Power ?
Ans: Andhra Pradesh

16 Who has assume additional charge as NDDB chairman ?
Ans: Dilip Rath

17 Intelligence and security agency of India that was added to the Second Schedule of the RTI Act, 2005 leading to its exemption from the purview of the Act ?
Ans: Strategic Forces Command (SFC)

18 Recently, a 47-day-long annual monsoon trawling ban from venturing into the Arabian Sea was lifted in... ?
Ans: Kerala

19 ___ has decided to delete a lesson based on Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova from the next edition of a school textbook ?
Ans: Goa

20 ___ has won the Best Asian Genre Film award at 2016 Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (BIFAN)?
Ans: Psycho Raman

21 Winner of 2016 edition of Pro Kabaddi League is ?
Ans: Patna Pirates

22 Writer of - Book R D Burmania:
Ans: Panchamemoirs Chaitanya Padukone

23 __ that enforced a new legislation that grants sweeping powers to its National Security Council (NSC) ?
Ans: Malaysia

24 Name the new president of Microsoft India..
Ans: Anant Maheshwari

25 Where is Sudumbare village ?
Ans: Maharastra

26 The Performance and Credit Rating Scheme will provide trusted third party opinion to create awareness about the strengths and weaknesses of enterprises existing operations has been launched for....
Ans: MSMEs

27 Which country will host a global summit in November to eliminate the illicit trade of tobacco products ?
Ans: India

28 ___ has decided to recruit transgenders as jail warders ?
Ans: Odisha

29 Who has been appointed as Secretary to Prime Minister
Ans: Bhaskar Khulbe

30 Which country is hosting 7th SAARC Home Ministers conference ?
Ans: Pakistan

31 _ has become the first state to approve sewage and waste water policy ?
Ans: Rajasthan

32 Who is the new PM of Nepal ?
Ans: Pushpa Kamal Prachanda

33 Rajya Sabha has passed the Dentists (Amendment) Bill, 2016 with voice vote that seeks to amend...
Ans: Dentists Act, 1948

34 Chinese scientists will be performing world’s first genetic editing trial on humans in an attempt to find a cure for ... ?
Ans: Lung Cancer

35 Chris Amon, who died recently was associated with,,, ?
Ans: Formula One

36 BCCI has appointed ___ to head a legal panel to help implement Lodha report ?
Ans: Markandey Katju

37 __ has launched cheaper home loan schemes for public sector undertaking employees and Defence personnel ?
Ans: SBI

38 Which Constitution Amendment is related with Goods and Services Tax Constitution Amendment ?
Ans: 122

39 Khadakwasla Dam is on .... river ?
Ans: Mutha

40 Dharambir Singh is related with..
Ans: track and field

41 Winner of 23rd Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award ?
Ans: Shubha Mudgal

42 ___ facility will allows people to sign documents digitally from remote places ?
Ans: eSignDesk

43 __ has become the first Indian woman IOC member ?
Ans: Nita Ambani

44 RBI has launched __ to check illegal money collection ?
Ans: sachet.rbi.org.in

45 Recently, Mahad bridge collapsed in Maharashtra, the bridge was on ... river ?
Ans: Savitri

46 CCEA has approved a new formula to pay production subsidy to ... ?
Ans: Sugar mills

47 RBI has constituted ___ Committee on Household Finance ?
Ans: Tarun Ramadorai Committee

48 Who is the author of - Grassroots Innovation ?
Ans: Anil K. Gupta

49 Which city will host 2020 Olympic Games ?
Ans: Tokyo

50 Who is the chairman of Bank Board Bureau ?
Ans: Vinod Rai

51 Government has fixed an inflation target of 4 percent by.. ?
Ans: March 31, 2021.

52 Name China's first satellite for mobile telecommunication ?
Ans: Tiantong 01

53 Brazil is hosting ___ Summer Olympic Games ?
Ans: 31st

54 What was the theme of 2016 Summer Olympic Games opening ceremony ?
Ans: World peace and environment

55 Which country has rejoined African Union ?
Ans: Morocco

56 New Prime Minister of Tunisia is... ?
Ans: Youssef Chahed

57 How much money has been earmarked for nation-wide breastfeeding programme ?
Ans: 30 crore rupees

58 IBM and Apple have opened first global development hub in India in ... ?
Ans: Bangalore

59 Recently government has launched Swachh Survekshan 2017 for ... cities?
Ans: 500

60 The Ministry of Railways has signed an agreement with the ___ government for the formation of a joint venture (JV) company for focused resource mobilisation, implementation and monitoring of critical rail projects ?
Ans: Chhattisgarh

61 Kokrajhar is a place in.... ?
Ans: Assam

62 National Handloom Day is observed on... ?
Ans: Aug. 7

63 Savitri River originate from ...
Ans: Mahabaleshwar

64 Senkaku Islands are owned by.... ?
Ans: Japan

65 Sardar Sarovar Dam is on... ?
Ans: Narmada river

66 Health Ministery has launched a nation-wide programme for promoting breastfeeding known as ...
Ans: MAA

67 India’s flag bearer during parade at 2016 Rio Olympics opening ceremony was... ?
Ans: Abhinav Bindra

68 __ has decided not to host the European Road Cycling Championships, planned for 14 to 18 September 2016, for security reasons ?
Ans: France

69 __ banned the Pokemon Go app because of unspecified security concerns ?
Ans: Iran

70 Government has set the ambitious target to roll out of the Goods and Services Tax, (GST) from .... ?
Ans: 1 April 2017

71 Dipa Karmakar is related with which sport?
Ans: Gymnastics

72 Which state has launched Water Resources Information System ... ?
Ans: Telengana

73 Bernard Farrelly was a famous ___ surfer?
Ans: Australian

74 PM Narendra Modi has launched Mission Bhagiratha in ... ?
Ans: Telangana

75 Which committee has said that Lodha Committee recommendation on BCCI reforms are unconstitutional and illegal ?
Ans: Katju committee

76 A nine-member __ dance troupe has performed first time in Egypt ?
Ans: Kathakali

77 Tropical Storm Earl recently hit... ?
Ans: Mexico

78 Which state has launched Baristha Bunakar Sahayata Yojana for senior weavers ... ?
Ans: Odisha

79 __ was the first country to introduce GST system in 1954.
Ans: France

80 Gagan Narang is related with which sport?
Ans: Shooting

81 Kalikho Pul, who died recently was former Chief Minister of... ?
Ans: Arunachal Pradesh

82 __ hsa been appointed to the IDFC Bank board ?
Ans: Anand Sinha

83 ___ has launched first-ever Pizza ATM at a university campus of US ?
Ans: Paline

84 TKV Desikacha was a famous...?
Ans: Yoga Guru

85 _ has won the gold in first-ever Olympic Women's Rugby Sevens Championship ?
Ans: Australia

86 Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched Yaad Karo Kurbani celebrations at ...
Ans: MP

87 Employee’s Compensation (Amendment) Bill - 2016 seeks to amend the Employee’s Compensation Act ... ?
Ans: 1923

88 Which state has launched Quit India Movement 2 against social evils ?
Ans: Maharashtra

89 Who has been re-elected as New President of Asian Development Bank (ADB)?
Ans: Takehiko Nakao

90 India’s first tiger cell will be set up in ...?
Ans: Dehradun