Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- Sep 4th week 2016

Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- Sep 4th week 2016

Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- Sep 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 company, which has installed the World’s largest solar power plant at Kamudhi, Tamil Nadu?

a)    Tata Power Solar Systems Ltd

b)    Vikram Solar Pvt Ltd

c)    Adani Group Pvt Ltd
d)    Premier Solar Systems Pvt Ltd
e)    None of the above

2). Name the state/UT which has hosted “Incredible India Tourism Investors Summit (IITIS)-2016”?
a)    New Delhi
b)    Maharashtra
c)    Madhya Pradesh 
d)    Rajasthan 
e)    None of the above 

3). Name the person, who has been appointed as New Indian Ambassador to USA?
a)    Arun Kumar Singh
b)    Navtej Singh Sarna
c)    Subrahmanyam Jaishankar
d)    Nirupama Rao
e)    None of the above

4). Justice Rakesh Ranjan Prashad sworn in as the new Chief Justice of the which of the following High Court?
a)    Manipur 
b)    Nagaland
c)    Himachal Pradesh
d)    Assam
e)    Odisha

5). Name the person, who will be honored with the annual ‘LalitArpan Samman’ this year?
a)    Veerappa Moily
b)    Govind Mishra
c)    Sugathakumari
d)    Shubha Mudgal
e)    A. Manavalan

6). Mission Parivar Vikas comes under which of the following ministry?
a)   Ministry of Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Information& Broadcasting 
b)   Ministry of  Statistics& Programme Implementation
c)   Ministry of  Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation
d)   Ministry of  Women and Child Development
e)   Ministry of Health and Family Welfare 

7). What is the rank of India in Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)?
a)   188
b)   157
c)   143
d)   163
e)   153

8). What is the name of Russia-Pakistan Military Drill?
a)   Friendship 2016
b)   Druzhba-2016
c)   TASS 2016
d)   Raspak 2016
e)   RAPK 2016 

9). Recently Insurance regulator IRDAI has imposed a penalty of Rs 10 lakh on which of the following Insurance Company for violations of various norms?
a)   ICICI
b)   LIC
c)   SBI
d)   MAX
e)   HDFC

10). Who has been appointed as a chairman of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board?
a)   M.K. Sahoo
b)   Justice R C Lahoti 
c)   Subhash Kashyap 
d)   Mahesh Sharma
e)   None of the above 

11). who has written the book ‘Citizen and Society’?
a)   Harilal Upadhyay
b)   Hemant Shesh
c)   Hakim Syed Zillur Rahman
d)   Harivansh Rai Bachchan 
e)   None of the above 

12). Ritu Rani related to which of the following sport?
a)   Cricket
b)   Shooting
c)   Hockey
d)   Volley ball
e)   Golf

13). What is the rank of Mumbai in the MasterCard Global Destinations Cities Index?
a)  91
b)  27
c)   30
d)  48
e)  62

14). ftCash team up along with which bank to launch UPI for micro-merchants?
a)  Reliance
b)  HDFC
c)   SBI
e)  Birla Sun Life Mutual Funds

15). Who has been appointed as Additional Secretary in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council?
a)  Arun Gopal
b)  Arun Goyal
c)   K K Jindal
d)  Aravind Subramanian 
e)  Deepak mohenty

16). Arnold Palmer, nicknamed as ‘The King’ recently passed away. He was related to which of the following fields?
a)   Cricket
b)   Tennis
c)   Golf
d)   Basketball
e)   Ice Hockey 

17). Who has been appointed as the Ambassador of India to the Republic of Djibouti?
a)   Navtej Sarna
b)   Ranjan Mathai
c)   Anurag Srivastava
d)   Jaimini Bhagwati
e)   Kamalesh Sharma

18). Name the former high court judge who has died while serving as the chairman of FCAT?
a)   S K Mahajan
b)   M K Mahajan
c)   R K Mahajan
d)   S M Mahajan
e)   None of the above 

19). Who won the 2016 St Petersburg Open Men’s Singles title?
a)   Alexander Zverev
b)   Andre Begemann
c)   Andy Murray
d)   Roger Federer
e)   Stan Wawrinka

20). Name the app, which Kotak Mahindra Bank (KMB) has launched for open a new account? 
a)   Kotak now
b)   Kotak new
c)   Kotak online
d)   Kotak offline 
e)   Kotak open 

21). Which of the following country will host 2026 Asian games?
a)   Japan
b)   China
c)   North Korea
d)   South Korea
e)   India 

22). Name the person who has won the national award for the Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Antyodaya Krishi Puruskar 2016?
a)   Natalya Voytsekh
b)   Sajana  Yedav
c)   Krishna Yadav
d)   Krishaveni
e)   None of the above 

23). World Tourism Day observed on?
a)  27 September
b)  26 September 
c)   29 September
d)  22 September
e)  25September

24). Name the country that topped the Global Competitiveness Index, GCI 2016-17 released in September 2016.
a)  Switzerland
b)  Singapore
c)   United States
d)  Netherlands
e)  Germany

25). Which of the following airport became first in the Asia-Pacific region to achieve the Carbon Neutrality status by Airport Carbon Accreditation?
a)  Hong Kong International Airport
b)  Indira Gandhi International Airport 
c)   Dubai International Airport
d)  Beijing Capital International Airport
e)  Shanghai Pudong International Airport

26). Who won the Belgium Open title of the table tennis in the men’s singles category?
a)  Nuytinck Cedric
b)  Achanta Sharath Kamal
c)   Sathiyan Gnanasekaran
d)  Steffen Mengel
e)  None of the above 

27). Punjab has recently hosted a mega food park at which of the following district?
a)  Amritsar
b)  Bathinda
c)   Faridkot
d)  Firozpur
e)  None of the above 

28). Who is the new Chairman and Managing Director of  Bank of Maharashtra?
a)  Sushil Muhnot
b)  Sunil Muhnot
c)   Ravindra Marathe
d)  V M Kanade
e)  None of the above 

29). What was the theme of the World Heart Day 2016?
a)  29th SEPTEMBER
b)  28th SEPTEMBER
c)   27th SEPTEMBER
d)  26th SEPTEMBER
e)  25th SEPTEMBER

30). Name the Indian city, which has the most polluted city in Indian by WHO? 
a)  Chennai
b)  Mumbai
c)   Hyderabad
d)  Gwalior
e)  Delhi

31). What is the full from of DFCCIL? 
a)  Dedicated Fight Corridor Corporation of India Limited
b)  Divided Freight Corridor Corporation of India Limited
c)   Deactivate Freight Corridor Corporation of India Limited                     
d)  Dedicated Freight common  Corporation of India Limited
e)  Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Limited

32). Paralympic Games Shri Mariyappan Thangavelu and Shri Devendra Jhajharia will be awarded Rs ______ lakh cash prize?

a)  30
b)  45
c)   35
d)  65
e)  20

33).  What is the theme of the International Translation Day 2016?
a)  1st October
b)  2nd October
c)   30th September
d)  29th September
e)  1st September

34). Who is the author of “Ananta Jeevanam”?

a)  Sahu Shantiprasad
b)  Kolakaluri Enoch
c)   Syed Shamsul Haq
d)  Dipanjan Basu
e)  Jagdeesh Lal

35). Which of the following sate bagged the award for best swachh iconic place?
a)  Gangtok
b)  Panaji
c)   Kollam
d)  Paripalli
e)  Patan