Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- February 1st Week 2016

Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- February 1st Week 2016
Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- February 1st Week 2016:                                                
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1). Which state launched a Rs.310 crore project for managing forests in two districts in a way so as to minimise the effects of climate change.
a)    Madhya Pradesh
b)    Andhra Pradesh
c)    Himachal Pradesh
d)    Arunachal Pradesh
e)    Uttar Pradesh

2). Who among the following has been appointed as the India’s Envoy to Mexico?
a)    Muktesh Kumar Pardeshi
b)    Richard Rahul Verma
c)    Syed Akbaruddin
d)    Viiay Keshav Gokhale
e)    ShriSurjit Singh Majithia

3). India’s 1st railway university will come up in _______.
a)    Gujarat
b)    Delhi
c)    Karnataka
d)    West Bengal
e)    Kolkata

4). World Number One Novak Djokovic won the Australian Open Men’s Singles title. He belongs to
a)    Britain
b)    Brazil
c)    France
d)    Spain
e)    Serbia

5).  ______________ has emerged as India’s fastest growing state, with a growth rate of 9.7% in 2013-14.
a)   Mizoram
b)   Meghalaya
c)   Sikkim
d)   Nagaland
e)   Kerala

6). Companies Law Committee submitted report recommending changes in the Companies Act, 2013. Who was headed the committee?
a)   Vinay Ray
b)   Kapil Ray
c)   Tilak Ray
d)   Tapan Ray
e)   None

7). Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC), the country’s largest life insurer, announced the launch of its own insurance repository LIC E-services. Who was the chairman of LIC?
a)   Alice Vaidyan
b)   G. Srinivasan
c)   Rajesh Agarwal
d)   Dr. A. K. Saxena
e)   SK Roy

8). Who among the following crowned with Miss Asia at World Miss University.
a)   RakhaChetri
b)   RenukaChetri
c)   RekhaChetri
d)   RewatiChetri
e)   RamyaChetri

9). Who is the World’s top batsmen in T20 Rankings?
a)   ViratKohli
b)   Aaron Finch
c)   Alex Hales
d)   Francois du Plessis
e)   MrtinGuptill

10). Aditya Mehta who won the National Snooker Championship 2016 belongs to which state?
a)   Uttar Pradesh
b)   Maharashtra
c)   Jharkhand
d)   Rajasthan
e)   None of the above

11). Which state government announced that it has planned to implement the National Food Security Act by April 2016 recently?
a)    Sikkim
b)    Mizoram
c)    Gujarat
d)    Nagaland
e)    Meghalaya

12). Which country is the World’s second largest smartphone market for the year 2015?
a)    US
b)    China
c)    Japan
d)    India
e)    None of the above

13). India ranked 76 in Transparency International Report 2015. Which country topped the list?
a)    Denmark
b)    Finland
c)    Sweden
d)    Germany
e)    None of the above

14). The World Wetlands Day was observed on ___________ across the globe to mark the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands in the city of Ramsar in Iran in 1971 with theme of Wetlands for our Future – Sustainable Livelihoods.
a)    1st Feb 2016
b)    31st Jan 2016
c)    29th Jan 2016
d)    2nd Feb 2016
e)    None of the above

15). Name of the person who has terminated the services of the Advocate General and Additional Advocate General of the state which is currently under President’s rule ?
a)    K. Singh
b)    JP Rajkhowa
c)    Padmanabha Acharya
d)    Ram Nath Kovind
e)    K. Rosaiah

16). Which of the following State has planned to extend the cheap meal scheme ‘Aahar’ to all districts of the state from March this year ?
a)    Odisha
b)    Assam
c)    Tamil Nadu
d)    Uttar Pradesh
e)    West Bengal

17). Who was newly appointed as the Chief Justice of Gujarat High Court ?
a)    Justice T. S. Thakur
b)    Justice Ramayyagari Subhash Reddy
c)    Justice H. L. Dattu
d)    Justice G. Rohini
e)    Justice Uma Nath Singh

18). Who is the first female ICoAS officer to head Indian Cost Accounts Service ?
a)    Aruna Sethi
b)    Archana Ramasundaram
c)    Aparajita Rai
d)    Harshini Kanhekar
e)    None of these

19). IDBI Federal Life Insurance, a private life insurer, has partnered with the _______ State Cricket Association (KSCA) for the launch of a bowling foundation.
a)    Karnataka
b)    Kerala
c)    Kolkata
d)    Kochi
e)    None of the above

20). Mr.Vohra appointed two former IAS officers, ____________ , as Advisers and entrusted them with key departments.
a)    Parvez Dewan and M. G. Rajaram
b)    Khurshid Ahmed Ganai and M. G. Rajaram
c)    M. G. Rajaram and Devender Kumar Sikri
d)    Parvez Dewan and Khurshid Ahmed Ganai
e)    Devender Kumar Sikri and Parvez Dewan

21). Who won Sundance Institute Global Filmmaking Award 2016?
a)    Gita Sahgal
b)    Geetu Mohandas
c)    Gulzar
d)    Anitha Nair
e)    None of the above

22). ICC appointed __________ as member of newly constituted Anti-Corruption Unit Oversight Group
a)    Saurav Gaunguly
b)    Sachin Tendulkar
c)    Rahul Dravid
d)    Anil Kumble
e)    None of the above

23). Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Limited (BCPL), a 10000-crore plant is the first ever petro-chemical project is located in
a)   Arunachal Pradesh
b)   Meghalaya
c)   Nagaland
d)   Assam
e)   None of the above

24). An official from the state Food and Civil Supplies department said that people can now send their complaints through
a)   Hike Messenger
b)   Facebook Messenger
c)   Whats app
d)   E-mail
e)   Phone Message

25). In Kerala, the maiden Kerala Literature Festival began at
a)   Kochi
b)   ThiruvananthaPuram
c)   Kannur
d)   Thrissur
e)   Kozhikode

26). NASA Astronaut ____________, who was the sixth man to walk on the Moon, died in West Palm Beach, Florida.
a)   Edgar Mitchell
b)   David Scott
c)   James Irvin
d)   Charles Duke
e)   Alan Shepard

27). Union government recently gave nod to setup Sanskrit University in which among the following states?
a)    Andhra Pradesh
b)    Jharkhand
c)    Arunachal Pradesh
d)    Madhya Pradesh
e)    Maharashtra

28). The Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) has withdrawn customs duty exemption on the import of
a)    Cereals
b)    Plastic
c)    Cotton
d)    Drugs
e)    None of the above

29). _______ became the World’s first country to ban supermarkets from wasting or destroying unsold food by forcing them to donate it to charities and food banks.
a)    Germany
b)    USA
c)    Singapore
d)    France
e)    Italy

30). Mumbai based travel entertainment startup Fropcorn has launched its entertainment on demand services at which airport recently?
a)    Vishakhapatanam
b)    Tirupati
c)    Hyderabad
d)    Vijayawada
e)    Puttaparthi

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