Year 2018 Current Affairs Question Answer (Part 4)

August 8, 2018

Here is updated Current Affairs up to 5th August 2018 for all competitive exams of railways SSC and others.
Q. On which date, DMK chief M Karunanidhi passed away?
Ans. – 7th August 2018
Q. In which year M. Karunanidhi becames the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu for the first time?
Ans – 1969
Q. How many times M. Karunanidhi was the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu?
Ans – 5 times
Q. Where was the body of DMK chief M. Karunanidhi buried?
Ans – Marina Beach, Chennai
Q. In which city of UP, a case of sexual abuse was detected in the girl’s shelter house?
Ans – Deoria
Q. Which three new judges were appointed in the Supreme Court on 7th August 2018?
Ans – Justice K.M. Josef, Justice Indira Banerjee, Justice Vinit Saran
Q. Who is the coordinator of NCR in Assam?
Ans – Pratik Hajela
Q. Who is the General Registrars of India?
Ans – Shailesh
Q. Which bank has reported a loss of Rs 340 crores for the first quarter ended June 30, 2018?
Ans – Punjab National Bank
Q. Who becomes the new president-cum-MD of Escort, an agricultural-based equipment company, on August 7, 2018?
Ans – Nikhil Nanda.
Q. Which new format of cricket has been approved by ICC on August 7, 2018?
Ans – T 10 (Cricket match of 10-10 overs)
Q. When and where will the T-10 league cricket match be played?
Ans – From 23rd November, 2018 in Sharjaah.
Q. The government is considering the assistance of 11,000 crore rupees to the which airline company?
Ans – Air India
Q. Which Indian Hindi movie has been announced to release on August 31, 2018, in China?
Ans – Sultan
Q. What is the new tax rate on the purchase of two wheeler and four vehicles in Bihar from August 2018?
Ans – On two Wheeler upto Rs. 1 lakh – Tax 8%,
On two and four Wheeler (price from Rs. 1 lakh to Rs. 8 lakh) – Tax 9%
On two and four Wheeler (Price from Rs. 8 lakh to Rs. 15 lakh) – Tax 10%
On two and four Wheeler (Price above 15 lakh) – Tax 12%
Q. Which spiritual head of Sant Nirankari Mission was passed on August 5, 2018?
Ans – Sawindar Hardev
Q. Which MLA’s son’s dead body found on the banks of the railway track of Patna, Bihar?
Ans – Bima Bharti (JDU)
Q. Which minister of Bihar state government has resigned from the post due to Muzaffarpur sexual harassment case?
Ans – Manju Verma.
Q. Who was elected to the Rajya Sabha’s Deputy Chairman on 9th August 2018?
Ans – Hariwansh Narayan (JDU)
Q. On 9th August, 2018, which organization had called for the “Maharashtra Band”?
Ans – Maratha Communities
Q. Which organization had called for the “Bharat band” on August 9, 2018?
Ans – Schedule Caste Organizations (Against the changing in SC/ST Atrocities Prevention Act)
Q. When The Rajya Sabha passed the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Bill, 2018, which seeks to overturn a Supreme Court order that struck down the provision for immediate arrest of those booked under the Act.
Ans – On 9th August 2018.
Q. On 9th August, 2018, the police recovered the bomb from member of the which society in Mumbai?
Ans – Sanatan Sanstha
Q. Which deputy MD of the HDFC Bank resigned from his office on August 11, 2018?
Ans Paresh Suktaankar

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