Important questions for competitive exams from Daily News Updates
Q1 Which Former chief minister of Arunachal Pradesh committed suicide-
- Nabam Tuki
- Tathagat Roy
- Kalikho Pul
- Pema Khnadu
Q2 Russian President Vladimir Putin, moved to repair their relationship with which country’s President-
Q3 How much amount is given to top 100 borrowers of PSBs-
- 15 lakh cr.
- 13.71 lakh cr.
- 14.58 lakh cr.
- 13 lakh cr.
Q4 Name of the insecticide that causes DNA problems in animals-
Q5 Which footballer have world record of highest paid transfer fee of €89mn –
- Paul Pogwa
- Wayne Rooney
- Rod Fanny
- Irom Sharmila, the global icon of protest ends her hunger strike after 16 years on 10 August,2016.
- Former Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Kalikho Pul was found hanging from a ceiling fan at his residence on 9 August,2016
- Minister of labour Bandaru Dattatreya introduced Factories bill in Loksabha on 10th August 2016 .
- Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip moved towards to repair their relationship in Ankara on 9 August,2016.
- The world’s Indigenous day observed on August 9 to promote and protect the rights of world’s Indigenous people.Theme:- “Indigenous people’s right to education.”
- Central government said that the top 100 borrowers owe Rs. 13.71 Lakh crore of PSBs on 10th August 2016.
- Vodafone India has renewed IT deal with IBM for next 5 years by 2023 to manage IT services .
- RBI keeps monetary policy rate unchanged in 3rd bi-monthly policy review on 9 August,2016.
- Indian wrestler Narsingh Yadav finally leave for Rio Olympics without being tested by NADA.
- French footballer Paul Pogaba transfer to Manchester United for a fee of €89m marked a world record on 9 August, 2016.
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY NEWS
- Endosulfan insecticide causes DNA damage in animals, study by Indian researchers.