Current Affairs Quiz 14 July 2016

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— Current Affairs Quiz 14 July 2016 —


Daily | Current Affairs Quiz | Total- 26 Questions | 9 Minute Read




Que 1. According to the Forbes,who has the top rank in world’s highest-paid celebrities of 2016

  1. Dr. Phil McGraw
  2. James Patterson
  3. Taylor Swift
  4. Cristiano Ronaldo

Que 2. Permanent Court of Arbitration gave the judgment in favour of the Philippines in the ongoing South China Sea dispute. In this context, which one of the following countries is not party to the dispute

  1. Vietnam
  2. Cambodia
  3. Myanmar
  4. Indonesia

Que 3. Who is the author of book title “Ringside With Vijender”

  1. Vijender Singh
  2. Rudraneil Sengupta
  3. Suryaprakash Chaturvedi
  4. Yograj Thani

Que 4. Which of the following fashion portal has acquired Cubeit, a start-up that allows content aggregation on mobile

  1. Justfab
  2. Myntra
  3. Styloko
  4. Cavan

Que 5. The Supreme Court has ordered the restoration of former Chief Minister Nabam Tuki’s Congress government in which state

  1. Himachal Pradesh
  2. Arunachal Pradesh
  3. Karnataka
  4. Meghalaya

Que 6. Which state has signed an MoU with Bangkok-based Asian Disaster Preparedness Centre (ADPC) for disaster risk reduction

  1. Odisha
  2. Haryana
  3. Bihar
  4. Madhya Pradesh

Que 7. Goibibo has entered into a partnership with which hotel chain in Asia

  1. PSDM
  2. KKSR
  3. VFRS
  4. NIDA

Que 8. Which bank has announced the acquisition of Grama Vidiyal Microfinance, a Trichy-based Microfinance company

  1. HDFC Bank
  2. Yes Bank
  3. Axis Bank
  4. IDFC Bank

Que 9. According to the Skytrax,which airline is the world’s best airline for 2016

  1. Singapore Airlines
  2. Cathay Pacific
  3. Qatar Airways
  4. Emirates

Que 10. Who became the second woman Prime Minister of United Kingdom

  1. Elizabeth Alexander
  2. Teresa May
  3. Teresa Alexander
  4. None of the above

Que 11. The NATGRID is a centralised agency.What is the full form of NATGRID

  1. National Information Grid
  2. National Intelligent Grid
  3. National Intelligence Grid
  4. National Institute Grid

Que 12. Scientists have discovered a bizarre Frankenstein galaxy formed from parts of other galaxies. What is its name

  1. UGC 1381
  2. UGC 1382
  3. UGC 1383
  4. UGC 1384

Que 13. Who recently was appointed the Chief of Congress party in the state of Uttar Pradesh

  1. Pradeep Mathur
  2. Ghulam Nabi Azad
  3. Raj Babbar
  4. Zubair Khan

Que 14. INS India, the base depot ship of Indian Navy at New Delhi celebrated its _______ anniversary (Platinum Jubilee) on 13 July 2016

  1. 25th
  2. 50th
  3. 75th
  4. 100th

Que 15. Which of the following committee was constituted with focus on tackle the shortage of pulses in India

  1. B Venkatappaiah Committee
  2. Arvind Subramanian Committee
  3. Dutta Committee
  4. Hathi Committee

Que 16. Which of the following Indian stock exchange is introducing ‘Paperless SIP’ (systematic investment plans) that would allow mutual fund investors to make transactions through various modes of payments

  1. NSE
  2. KSE
  3. CSE
  4. BSE

Que 17. The Union Government has decided to increase the buffer stock of pulses from 8 lakh to____________ tonnes

  1. 18 lakh
  2. 20 lakh
  3. 28 lakh
  4. 35lakh

Que 18. Name the “National Book Award” prize-winner historian scholar ,who passed away on 8 July 2016

  1. John Brademas
  2. Garry N. Drummond
  3. William H McNeill
  4. None of the above

Que 19. Union Government has started the operation ‘Sankat Mochan’ to evacuate its citizens stranded in which country

  1. Denmark
  2. Canada
  3. South Sudan
  4. Germany

Que 20. Who has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NATGRID

  1. P. Raghu Raman
  2. Ashok Patnaik
  3. Sanjay Pandey
  4. Ashok Prasad

Que 21. India and Bangladesh has recently signed a deal for the construction of coal fired power plant. What is the name of the proposed plant

  1. Param Power Station
  2. Rampal Power station
  3. Indo-Bang Power Plant
  4. None of the above

Que 22. Which of the following India’s bank will provide US 1.49 billion dollars for India construct coal fired power plant in Bangladesh

  1. ICICI Bank
  2. Yes Bank
  3. Axis Bank
  4. Exim Bank

Que 23. Twitter is set to livestream which online news coverage, making it the first for the social media outlet

  1. NYT
  2. CBS
  3. CNN
  4. BBC

Que 24. According to Skytrax,Which Indian Airlines Low-cost airline in Central Asia & India

  1. Jet Konnect
  2. MDLR Airlines
  3. SpiceJet
  4. IndiGo

Que 25. Who will be the head of ‘Sankat Mochan’ operation

  1. Deepak Kapoor
  2. Bikram Singh
  3. VK Singh
  4. Dalbir Singh

Que 26. Hockey India has named whom as the new captain of the national team for the Rio Olympics

  1. Praveen Kumar
  2. PR Sreejesh
  3. Dhanraj Pillay
  4. Mohammed Shahid

— Answer Key —

1).3 2).1 3).2 4).2 5).2
6).3 7).4 8).4 9).4 10).2
11).3 12).2 13).3 14).3 15).2
16).4 17).2 18).3 19).3 20).2
21).2 22).4 23).2 24).4 25).3
26).2

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