August Revision Class 16

Q1. The Gujarat Assembly has passed the Goods and Service Tax (GST) Constitution Amendment Bill. The state assembly had convened a special session to ratify the Bill that was passed by Parliament earlier this month. Gujarat is the ________ state to pass the bill.

Q2. Which of the following states has the first State in the country to draft its own internal security act?

Q3. Ministry of Civil Aviation, Govt of __________ and AAI sign MOU on Regional Connectivity Scheme. 

Q4. Name the American global pharmaceutical major, who has entered into an agreement to acquire Medivation Inc, a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercialising small molecules for oncology, for a total enterprise value of approximately $ 14 billion.

Q5. Who was appointed as Vice Chancellor of Mumbai-based Homi Bhabha National Institute (HBNI)? 

Q6. Name the Mathrubhumi former editor, who has passed away recently?

Q7. India and __________ has signed an agreement that aims to foster conditions that will help create and improve workplace-based vocational training in India's industrial clusters.

Q8. Which country unmanned submersible has dived to a depth of 10,767 metres at the world's deepest ocean point, setting a new record for the country to enable it to explore ocean beds for minerals and other natural resources?

Q9. The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for signing of new Air Services Agreement (ASA) between India and ...............?

Q10. Minister of State for Minority Affairs ________________ Naqvi launched a new Hindi website and released an updated version of the English website of his ministry.

Q11. South India's first Children's Court was inaugurated in which city?

Q12. The GPS enabled mobile app of the _____________ Aarogyasri Healthcare Trust bagged this year’s Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)’s healthcare excellence award.

Q13. Name the Indian politian, who has pipped Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan to become the most followed Indian on social media site Twitter. 

Q14. Which IIT has blacklisted nine companies from placments after they revoked offers made to students or delayed the joining date recently?

Q15. Name the Mathrubhumi former editor, who has passed away recently?