26th July, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 26th July, 2018

Read the following statements carefully:

1.​The NITI Aayog is seeking to realign the deployment of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) funds of Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs).

2.It is done in accordance with the pressing requirements in aspirational districts.

3.The transformation of aspirational districts is a flagship initiative of the Centre in partnership with State governments, anchored at the NITI Aayog.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
2. The West Bengal Assembly passed a resolution to change the state's name to ________ from West Bengal.
[A] Bengal
[B] Bangla
[C] Bangal
[D] West Bangal
[E] ​West Bangla
3. When will the 2018 Earth Overshoot day be observed?
[A] 26 July
[B] 28 July
[C] 30 July
[D] 1 August
[E] 5 August
4. The government has amended the ________ to include shale in the definition of petroleum.
[A] Petroleum And Natural Gas Rules, 2008;
[B] The Oilfields (Regulation And Development) Act, 1948
[C] The Oil Industry (Development) Act, 1974
[D] Petroleum and Natural Gas Rules 1959
[E] The Petroleum Amendment Act, 2011
5. All villages adopted by the Member of Parliaments under ______ Yojna, will be provided free WiFi services across India by the Government.
[A] Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana
[B] Sansad Adarsh Gram
[C] Gram Swaraj Abhiyan
[D] Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Antyodaya
[E] Pradhan Mantri Awas
6. Who has been appointed as the head coach of the Delhi-based Indian Arrow football club by All India Football Federation?
[A] Floyd Pinto
[B] Steve Coppell
[C] Gianluca Zambrotta
[D] Marco Materazzi
[E] José Francisco Molina
7. What is the theme of the 10th BRICS Summit?
[A] BRICS Partnership for Global Stability, Security and Prosperity
[B] BRICS and Africa: Partnership for Development, Integration and Industrialization
[C] Cooperation for inclusive growth and sharing the benefits of the fourth industrial revolution
[D] Inclusive Growth: Sustainable Solutions
[E] BRICS Partnership - a Powerful Factor of Global Development
8. Which Indian U-19 cricket team player has created the history by slamming the second highest individual score in Youth Tests?
[A] Shubman Gill
[B] Riyan Parag
[C] Shivam Mavi
[D] ​Pawan Shah
[E] Anukul Roy
9. Where has Rajnath Singh inaugurated the second conference of young Superintendents of Police?
[A] Mumbai
[B] Chennai
[C] New Delhi
[D] Pune
[E] Patna
10. Who among the following has received clearance from stock exchanges for its merger with Indus Towers?
[A] American Tower Corporation
[B] Essar Group
[C] GTL Ltd
[D] India Telecom Infra Ltd.
[E] Bharti Infratel