Current Affairs For 26th August 2023


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Q1. She was a trailblazer, becoming the first woman to lead both the US Treasury and        chair the Federal Reserve

  1. Gita Gopinath
  2. Janet Yellen
  3. Christine Lagarde
  4. Kristalina Georgieva

Ans:-2) Janet Yellen

Q2. Which nation initiated a trade dispute with the World Trade Organization against the United States concerning its regulations on chip exports?

  1. Japan
  2. South Korea
  3. China
  4. India

Ans:- 3) China

Q3. In November, which country emerged as India’s leading oil supplier?

  1. Japan
  2. Saudi Arabia
  3. Russia
  4. China

Ans:- 1)Japan

Q4. With which country did India sign the ‘Economic Development Cooperation Fund loan’ agreement for an Intelligent Transport System?

  1. Australia
  2. France
  3. South Korea
  4. Europe

Ans:-3)South Korea

Q5. Which nation, in collaboration with the United States, initiated the ‘Agriculture Innovation Mission for Climate (AIM4C)’?

  1. India
  2. UAE
  3. Israel
  4. Shri Lanka


Q6. Which space agency was responsible for the development of the ‘Aeolus Satellite’?

  1. JAXA
  2. ISRO
  3. NASA
  4. ESA


Q7. In which country were the ingenious “Badgirs” structures, resembling chimney-like designs, originally created?

  1. Iran
  2. Israel
  3. Japan
  4. UAE


Q8. Which nation has withdrawn from the UN-brokered agreement for shipping Ukrainian grain through the Black Sea?

  1. USA
  2. Russia
  3. Japan
  4. UK


Q9. As of July 2023, which country currently holds the presidency of the European Union?

  1. UK
  2. Spain
  3. Ukraine
  4. USA


Q10.The World Health Organization (WHO) has recently called upon South-East Asian nations to swiftly implement critical measures to combat which specific disease?

  1. Polio
  2. Measles
  3. Tuberculosis
  4. Pneumonia