Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- August 3rd Week 2015

Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- August 3rd Week 2015
Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- August 3rd Week 2015:                                                   
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1).Which of the following state government has announced a new policy “Housing for All” in the urban areas in the state?
a)   Odisha
b)   Bihar
c)   West Bengal
d)   Rajasthan

  • 2).Which of the following scheme has been acknowledged as the world’s largest cash transfer program?
    a)   PMJDY
    b)   SAFE
    c)   PAHAL
    d)   SURAKSHA

  • 3).Who has been awarded with the Saraswati Samman for the year 2014?
    a)   Dr. A K Biswas
    b)   Sumathi Vishwanathan
    c)   Prof. Harbaksh Dosajh
    d)   Dr. Veerappa Moily

  • 4).Who has been appointed as the new Election Commissioner of India?
    a)   S Krishna Kumar
    b)   Pradeep Sahni
    c)   Om Prakash Rawat
    d)   Deepak Yadav

  • 5).Name the first Indian to reach the World Badminton Championship finals?
    a)   Ashwini Ponnappa
    b)   Jwala Gutta
    c)   P V Sindhu
    d)   Saina Nehwal

  • 6).What is the name of the mission which was launched by the Union Government to provide support and guidance for the Public Sector Banks?
    a)   Varundhanush Mission
    b)   Indradhanush Mission
    c)   Agnidhanush Mission
    d)   Indodhanush Mission

  • 7).Which of the following state has banned the usage of plastics for the first time?
    a)   Rajasthan
    b)   Kerala
    c)   Maharashtra
    d)   Gujarat

  • 8).Who has been appointed as the Chairman of Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB)?
    a)   Rajeev Kapoor
    b)   Ajith Kumar Seth
    c)   Pradeep Kumar Sinha
    d)   Balvinder Kumar

  • 9).India has signed a MoU with which of the following country for the full cooperation to deal with the Fake India Currency Notes (FICN) smuggling?
    a)   Sri Lanka
    b)   Bangladesh
    c)   Nepal
    d)   Bhutan

  • 10).Which of the following Life insurance company has decided to sell its 9% of shares to Britain based Standard Life for Rs. 1700 crore?
    a)   Life Insurance Corporation of India
    b)   SBI Life
    c)   HDFC Life Insurance
    d)   Reliance Life Insurance

  • 11).Who has been appointed as the new MD& CEO of IDBI Bank?
    a)   Aditya Puri
    b)   Kishor Piraji Kharat
    c)   Shikha Sharma
    d)   M S Raghavan

  • 12).RBI has recently suspended the license of the 7 Non- Banking Financial Companies (NBFC) in India, which of the following is NOT one of them?
    a)   Nott Investment
    b)   Artisan Micro Finance
    c)   P S B Finance and Investment LTD
    d)   Swetasree& Securities

  • 13).Who is the winner of Rogers Cup Masters Tournament 2015?
    a)   Roger Federer
    b)   Novak Djokovic
    c)   Andy Murray
    d)   Rafael Nadal

  • 14).The Award Selection Committee has recommended three sports person for the Dhyan Chand Award 2015, how is NOT one of the following?
    a)   S P Misra
    b)   Romeo James
    c)   TPP Nair
    d)   Ritu Rani

  • 15).Who is the director of Central Board of RBI?
    a)   Nachiket Mor
    b)   Deepak Mohanty
    c)   Meena Hemchandra
    d)   Bimal Jalan

  • 16).Who is the new President of International Association of Athletics Federations?
    a)   Andy Murray
    b)   Sebastian Coe
    c)   Roger Federer
    d)   Rafael Nadal

  • 17).Who is the winner of James Tait Black Award 2015, which is the oldest literacy award of UK?
    a)   Harper Lee
    b)   Dan Brown
    c)   V S Naipaul
    d)   Zia haider Rahman

  • 18).Who is the winner of Maharashtra Bhushan Award 2015?
    a)   Anil Awachat
    b)   Narayan Hari Apte
    c)   Babasaheb Purandare
    d)   Gopal Ganesh Agarkar

  • 19).Union Government has launched a new Web-Portal named as “Vidyalakshmi” which helps the students seeking ___________.
    a)   Business loans
    b)   Government jobs
    c)   Educational loans
    d)   IT jobs

  • 20).Which of the following Airport becomes the first airport in the world to operate fully with solar power?
    a)   New Delhi
    b)   Cochin
    c)   Mumbai
    d)   Kolkata
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    ·       August 1st Week 2015
    ·       July 1st Week 2015
    ·       July 2nd Week 2015
    ·       July 3rd Week 2015
    ·       July 4th Week 2015
    ·       June 1st Week 2015
    ·       June 2nd Week 2015
    ·       June 3rd Week 2015
    ·       June 4th Week 2015

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