03rd August, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 03rd August, 2018

Read the following statements:

1.The United States Congress has slashed the security-oriented financial aid to Pakistan by approving a $716.3 billion defence authorisation bill.

2.The security aid was earlier around $1 billion to $750 million per year.

3.The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for 2019, the security aid to Pakistan has been cut down to $150 million.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 2
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
2. Who among the following has become the fastest captain to reach 7000 international runs?
[A] Asghar Stanikzai
[B] Tim Paine
[C] Joe Root
[D] ​Virat Kohli
[E] Faf du Plessis
3. Which tropical storm arrived in Shanghai on August 3, 2018?
[A] Jongdari
[B] Yolanda
[C] Haiyan
[D] Oliwa
[E] Keoni
4. Which of the following has been barred by the RBI from adding new customers since the end of May 2018?
[A] Airtel Payment Bank
[B] Aditya Birla Idea Payment Bank
[C] India Post Payment Bank
[D] Fino Payments Bank
[E] None of the above

In order to boost strategic partnership with the resource-rich nations, Sushma Swaraj is on a three-nation tour to which of the following nations?




[A] Only 2
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
6. The Association of Southeast Asian Nations ratified which country's membership in the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation in Southeast Asia?
[A] Iran
[B] Egypt
[C] Morocco
[D] Chile
[E] Norway
7. Facebook will invest an additional $________ million towards helping the news industry globally.
[A] 2.5
[B] 3.5
[C] 4.5
[D] 5.5
[E] 6.5
8. Which state has launched "Swachhameva Jayate”, a campaign in rural areas to take a pledge on cleanliness?
[A] Andhra Pradesh
[B] Kerala
[C] ​Karnataka
[D] Tamil Nadu
[E] Telangana
9. For which country is Google developing a new search engine that will be in line with that country's stringent censorship rules?
[B] China
[C] Russia
[D] North Korea
[E] India
10. Who has won the 2018 presidential election of Zimbabwe?
[A] Robert Mugabe
[B] Nelson Chamisa
[C] ​Emmerson Mnangagwa
[D] Jonathan Moyo
[E] Constantine Chiwenga