Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- April 1st Week 2016

Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- April 1st Week 2016
Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- April 1st Week 2016:                                        
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1). India’s fastest train, the Gatimaan Express, is scheduled to hit the tracks on April 5th. The speed of the train is
a)  160 Km/hr
b)  150 Km/hr
c)  145 Km/hr
d)  170 Km/hr
e)  155 Km/hr


2). Toorputallu and Pedhamyanavanilanka, two villages in _____, will run completely on solar power from this year.
a)  Kerala
b)  Karnataka
c)  Tamil Nadu
d)  Telangana
e)  Andhra Pradesh


3). Amazon, the global e-commerce and cloud services firm, commenced work on its biggest campus at
a)  Vijayawada
b)  Vishakhapatnam
c)  Tirupati
d)  Hyderabad
e)  Warangal


4). Which external hard disk manufacturing company has unveiled a USB-powered 8 TB external hard drive called Innov8?
a)  Segata Technology
b)  Toshiba
c)  Western Digital
d)  Sony
e)  Silicon Power


5). The World Autism Awareness Day 2016 was celebrated across the world on 2 April 2016. The theme for the year 2016 is
a)  Inclusion and Neuro diversity.
b)  Respect, Acceptance, Inclusion
c)  Stop discrimination
d)  Work, together we can
e)  More common than you think


6). Which Municipal Corporation has tied up with the Airports Authority of India to introduce an automated waste collection system in the city?
a)  Hyderabad Municipal Corporation
b)  Bengaluru Municipal Corporation
c)  Varanasi Municipal Corporation
d)  Gujarat Municipal Corporation
e)  None of the above


7). The Lucknow Metro will get a loan of450 million (around 3,500 crore) from which bank for its Phase-1A project?
a)  European Investment Bank
b)  Asian Development
c)  World Bank
d)  Bank of International Settlements
e)  None of the above


8). Which country recently has officially announced that it is blocking Facebook, YouTube, Twitter?
a)  South Korea
b)  North Korea
c)  Germany
d)  Mongolia
e)  Albania


9). Congress senior MLA J Geeta Reddy was appointed as the Chairperson of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of which state?
a)  Andhra Pradesh
b)  Telangana
c)  Tamil Nadu
d)  Mizoram
e)  Nagaland


10). In Jammu and Kashmir, the new government headed by Mehbooba Mufti, she will be ________ Chief Minister of the state.
a)  12th
b)  9th
c)  8th
d)  13th
e)  14th


11). In the report released by United Nations Industrial Development Organization recently, India occupied which position in the worlds top 10 largest manufacturing countries?
a)  7th
b)  4th
c)  6th
d)  10th
e)  9th


12). Who among the following has been appointed as Ambassador of India to the Republic of Zimbabwe?
a)  Tandokui
b)  Masakui
c)  Sankrikai
d)  Samules
e)  None of the above


13). Nandini Singla (IFS: 1997), presently Joint Secretary in the Ministry has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to
a)  Jordon
b)  Russia
c)  Spain
d)  Sweden
e)  Portugal


14). Which private sector scheduled commercial bank starts Indias first Aadhaar-based ATM?
a)  City Union Bank
b)  Axis Bank
c)  IndusInd Bank
d)  Development Credit Bank (DCB Bank Ltd)
e)  HDFC Bank


15). World’s first White Tiger Safari was inaugurated at _______.
a)  Uttar Pradesh
b)  Assam
c)  Bihar
d)  Punjab
e)  Madhya Pradesh


16). Who is the winner of the 2016 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix?
a)  Lewis Hamilton
b)  Sebastian Vettel
c)  Will Stevens
d)  Nico Rosberg
e)  Daniel Ricciardo


17). West Indies has won the 2016 ICC T-20 Cricket World Cup recently, in this who has been honored with the Player of the series award?
a)  Virat Kohil
b)  Marlon Samuels
c)  Darren Sammy
d)  Eoin Morgan
e)  Chris Gayle


18). 4th April is observed as the International Day of Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action, what is its theme of the year 2016?
a)  Mine Action is Humanitarian Action
b)  Human Action in humanitarian way
c)  Make way for an Absolute Human
d)  Secure Awareness and think a while
e)  None of these


19). Who has been appointed as the CEO of Suzlon Group?
a)  J P Chalasani
b)  Amit Agarwal
c)  Douglos Mcmillon
d)  Kunal Bahl
e)  Venugopal Dhoot


20). Which city recently has got its first air-conditioned suburban local train, built at a cost of 54 crore?
a)  New Delhi
b)  Chennai
c)  Mumbai
d)  Bengaluru
e)  Kolkata


21). Indian Air Force (IAF) will participate in Red Flag air exercise along with US, NATO and allied forces that are scheduled to be conducted from 28 April to 13 May 2016 in
a)  Alaska
b)  Canada
c)  Mexico
d)  Bolivia
e)  Argentina


22). The worlds first public dengue vaccination programme was launched in the
a)  India
b)  Malaysia
c)  Sweden
d)  Philippines
e)  None of the above


23). India has signed an MoU with which bank for a possible $100 million line of credit to facilitate exports?
a)  World Bank
b)  Asia Development Bank
c)  Islamic Development Bank (IDB)
d)  European Investment Bank
e)  None of the above


24). Union Minister of State for Textiles, Santosh Kumar Gangwar inaugurated the Apparel and Garment making Centre at ________.
a)  Meghalaya
b)  Manipur
c)  Sikkim
d)  Nagaland
e)  Mizoram


25). Asia’s biggest hockey event, the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2016 will begin at Ipoh in _________.
a)  Singapore
b)  Saudi Arabia
c)  Brazil
d)  Malaysia
e)  USA


26). Which cab service provider of India has introduced electric rickshaws on its platform?
a)  Uber
b)  Meru Cabs
c)  Easy Cabs
d)  Taxi for Sure
e)  OLA


27). Which coal company of India has become the number one coal producer in the country by producing a record 137.90 million tonne (MT) of coal in 2015-16?
a)  Eastern Coal Fields Limited
b)  Mahanandi Coal Fields Limited
c)  Bharath Coal Cooking Limited
d)  Central Caolfields Limited
e)  None of the above


28). The World Health Day, a global health awareness day, is celebrated worldwide under the sponsorship of the World Health Organization (WHO) on
a)  November 7th
b)  July 7th
c)  April 7th
d)  March 7th
e)  December 5th


29). Who among the following appointed as the chairman of National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM), recently?
a)  BVR Mohan Reddy
b)  CP Gurnani
c)  Adrash Chowhan
d)  Vijayendra Mehta
e)  None of the above


30). Which company recently appointed Ashwani Prashara as chief human resources officer for its hydrocarbon business?
a)  HCL Technologies
b)  Mind Tree
c)  Reliance Industries
d)  Infosys
e)  Tata Consultancy Services


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