18 Aug 2016

Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- July 4th Week 2016

Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- July 4th Week 2016
Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- July 4th Week 2016:                                        
Dear Readers, Weekly Current affairs Quiz about the country and world were asked here. Candidates those who are preparing for all competitive and banking exams can use these questions.

1). Name the high-tech story-telling museum which will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on July 25 at Rashtrapati Bhavan?
a)   Metro Museum
b)   Garages Museum
c)   Tribal Museum
d)   Archaeological museum
e)   None of these

2). Seven Indian companies have made it to the latest Fortune 500 list of the world’s biggest corporations in terms of revenue. Which of the following is topped the list?
a)   ONGC
b)   Walmart
c)   Reliance Industries Ltd
d)   Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. (IOCL)
e)   None of these

3). Which state Government constitutes State Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation recently?
a)   Karnataka
b)   Maharashtra
c)   Kerala
d)   Mizoram
e)   None of these

4). Which bank has signed an agreement with Reliance Jio Money for one-click payment service?
a)   IndusInd Bank
b)   Federal Bank
c)   RBL Bank
d)   Repco bank
e)   None of these

5). Who has been appointed as the new Chairperson of Joint Parliamentary Committee examining the Land Acquisition Bill?
a)   Vijayendra Singh
b)   Vikram Singh
c)   Ganesh Singh
d)   Ankit Singh
e)   None of these

6). Which of the following Indian states won two Gold Awards at the Pacific Asia Travel Association Awards?
a)   Rajasthan
b)   Karnataka
c)   Jammu and Kashmir
d)   Kerala
e)   Gujarat

7). Who won the London Diamond league 200m race in 19.89 seconds?
a)   Adam Germili
b)   Usain Bolt
c)   LaShawn Merritt
d)   Alonso Edward
e)   None of these

8). India ranks _____ on Sustainable Development index among 149 nations
a)   108
b)   110
c)   126
d)   141
e)   135

9). The Reserve Bank of India recently imposed a penalty of Rs 5 cr on which of the following banks?
a)   Bank of India
b)   Bank of Baroda
c)   Indian Bank
d)   Dena Bank
e)   Central Bank of India

10). Avasarala Kanyakumari was selected for the prestigious 2016 Sangita Kalanidhi Award. She is the first female to be chosen for this prestigious award who plays
a)   guitar
b)   flute
c)   tabla
d)   violin
e)   shehnai

11). India and which country are charting out a new path in bilateral trade and investment ties with a focus on sectors including renewable energy, telecom and medical devices?
a)   Mexico
b)   UAE
c)   USA
d)   Russia
e)   Japan

12). Who won the recently concluded Hungarian Grand Prix?
a)   Nico Rosberg
b)   Daniel Ricciardo
c)   Lewis Hamilton
d)   Kimi Räikkönen
e)   None of these

13). Which bank has signed an agreement with Reliance Jio Money for one-click payment service.
a)   RBL Bank
b)   City Union Bank
c)   Federal Bank
d)   ICICI Bank
e)   IndusInd Bank

14). Which state is the top rank in Urban and Rural Internet connectivity Index list
a)   New Delhi
b)   Tamil Nadu
c)   Andhra Pradesh
d)   Gujarat
e)   Karnataka

15). Which of the following state government has set-up a dedicated start-up cell for speeding up the implementation of the initiatives under its start-up policy
a)   Karnataka
b)   Kerala
c)   Maharashtra
d)   Odisha
e)   Gujarat

16). Who has been appointed as the Director General of National Museum for three years
a)   Kewal Kumar Sharma
b)   Buddha Rashmi Mani
c)   Reena Ray
d)   Ramesh Negi
e)   None of these

17). Who has been appointed as the Additional Director and the Non-Executive (Part-Time) Chairman of Axis bank?
a)   Som Mittal
b)   Prasad R Menon
c)   Sanjiv Misra
d)   Rakesh Makhija
e)   None of these

18). The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared which among the following countries as free of measles?
a)   Sri Lanka
b)   Sudan
c)   South Africa
d)   Brazil
e)   None of these

19). Centre has approved ______ crore rupees Jammu and Kashmir under skill development initiative Himayat to train 1.24 lakh local youths in vocational courses.
a)   Rs.1401 crore
b)   Rs.1501 crore
c)   Rs.1601 crore
d)   Rs.1701 crore
e)   None of these

20). The bank that has recently launches debit card-less instant money transfer facility by using mobile phone number as identifier is
a)   Andhra Bank
b)   SBI
c)   IndusInd Bank
d)   Standard Chartered Bank
e)   None of these

21). Who is the Indian-American who is to be recognised as emerging Democratic Congressional leader from Illinois?
a)   Sanjay Ramaswamy
b)   Raja Krishnamoorthi
c)   Mithilesh Mohanthy
d)   Vikram Singh
e)   None of these

22). World Hepatitis Day 2016 is Observed on 28th July, Raise Awareness to Combat Hepatitis B and C. What is the theme for the year 2016?
a)   It’s closer than you think
b)   Elimination
c)   Prevention of Viral Hepatitis. Act now
d)   Hepatitis: Think Again
e)   More must be done to stop this silent killer

23). Which state government has requested the Centre to release Rs 7,269.46 crore central sales tax compensation to the state pending since 2012-13?
a)   Telangana
b)   Andhra Pradesh
c)   Maharashtra
d)   Kerala
e)   Mizoram

24). Who among the following has been appointed as the Brexit negotiator by the UIDAI European Union?
a)   Michel Christopher
b)   Michel Johnson
c)   Michel Zachariah
d)   Michel Barnier
e)   None of these

25). Name the first woman chief of aviation regulator named as new Union Labour Secretary.
a)   Sathiyavathy
b)   Mallieswari
c)   Vishnu Priya
d)   Neelambari
e)   None of these

26). Life Insurance Corporation signs up which among the following banks as bancassurance partner?
a)   HDFC Bank
b)   SBI
c)   ICICI Bank
d)   Axis Bank
e)   None of these

27). Who among the following sworn in as the Chief Justice of Patna High Court by Bihar Governor Ramnath Kovind?
a)   Ahmed Mosambiq
b)   Ahmed Ansari
c)   Vijayendra Verma
d)   Satyanarayana Raju
e)   None of these

28). Which among the following team weightlifters banned from Olympic Games?
a)   German
b)   Korean
c)   Indian
d)   Russian
e)   None among these

29). Who is set to be appointed as the new CBDT Chairperson with incumbent Atulesh Jindal retired recently?
a)   Anil Singh Nair
b)   Pratap Singh Nair
c)   Priyanka Singh Nair
d)   Rani Singh Nair
e)   None of these

30). Which among the following banks sets up top team to track loans, sound 'NPA' alert?
a)   Bank of India
b)   ICICI Bank
c)   United Bank of India
d)   Axis Bank
e)   None of these

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