Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- October 1st Week 2015

    Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- October 1st Week 2015
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    1).Name the Indian American Professor who has been awarded with the 2015 MacArthur Fellow “Genius Grant”?
    a)   Sanjay Sivasamy
    b)   Jayachandran Subbaraj
    c)   Karthik Chandran
    d)   Ramesh Ramasamy

  • 2).Which city will host South Asian Games in January 2016?
    a)   Bhopal and Jaipur
    b)   Mumbai and Kolkata
    c)   New Delhi and Pune
    d)   Guwahati and Shillong

  • 3).Name the person who has been recently honored by the UK City of Conventry?
    a)   Narendra Modi
    b)   Ratan Tata
    c)   Adithya Birla
    d)   Mukesh Ambhani

  • 4).World Vegetarian Day is observed on _________.
    a)   2nd October
    b)   3rd October
    c)   30th September
    d)   1st October

  • 5).Name the Indian Pistol Shooter who won the Gold Medal in Woman’s 10m air Pistol event which was held at New Delhi?
    a)   Priyanka Yadav
    b)   Heena Sindhu
    c)   Abhinav Bindra
    d)   Apurvi Chandela

  • 6).Which country has proposed the new four point “Peace Initiative” at UN?
    a)   China
    b)   India
    c)   Pakistan
    d)   Sri Lanka

  • 7).What is the India’s Rank in Global Competitiveness Report 2015-16 which was released by World Economic Forum?
    a)   65th
    b)   50th
    c)   60th
    d)   55th

  • 8).Which is the first bank to launch m-Visa a Card-less and Device-less solution to make payments?
    a)   ICICI Bank
    b)   Axis Bank
    c)   SBI
    d)   HDFC

  • 9).Who has been appointed as the CMD of SAIL?
    a)   Pahlaj Nihalani
    b)   Y Venugopal Reddy
    c)   Dr. Anup K Pujari
    d)   Ratan Kumar Sinha

  • 10).Who is the winner of the Wuhan Open Women’s Double Title?
    a)   Maria Sharapova-Serena Williams
    b)   Ana Ivanovic and Martina Navratilova
    c)   Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis
    d)   Caroline Wozniaci and Ana Ivanovic

  • 11).Who is the winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award of the year in the Forbes India Leadership Awards 2015?
    a)   Siddhartha Lal
    b)   R C Bhargava
    c)   Uday Shankar
    d)   C P Gurnani

  • 12).PM Narendra Modi has inaugurated the India’s first solar powered district court in __________.
    a)   Sikkim
    b)   Madhya Pradesh
    c)   Kerala
    d)   Jharkhand

  • 13).Who is the winner of the Right Livelihood Award 2015?
    a)   Sheila Watt Cloutier
    b)   John Mathews
    c)   Elizabeth Hurley
    d)   Jessica Bartich

  • 14). Adani port and L&T has signed a MoU to supervise which of the following port operations?
    a)   Katupalli shipyard
    b)   Ennore Port
    c)   Colachel seaport
    d)   Nagapatnam port

  • 15). What is the name of the Google’s new parent company?
    a)   Zagat
    b)   Alphabet
    c)   Google grants
    d)   AdMob

  • 16). As Per latest ICC Cricket Ranking which is the No.1 Women’s Cricket Team?
    a)   India
    b)   England
    c)   Australia
    d)   West Indies

  • 17). Who has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Flipkart for its commerce platform?
    a)   Pramod Jain
    b)   Sriram Venkatraman
    c)   Aakash Moondhra
    d)   Rajesh Subramaniam

  • 18). Name the patrol vessel which has been participated in 26th edition of CORPAT?
    a)   INS car Nicobar
    b)   INS Sukanya
    c)   INS Saryu
    d)   INS Bangaram

  • 19). Which of the following city is hosting Indo-German Summit Digitising?
    a)   Kolkata
    b)   Mumbai
    c)   Delhi
    d)   Bangalore

  • 20). Ashish Bahuguna, the Chariman of the FSSAI, has been given an additional charge as CEO, after shifting _________ to the NITI Aayog.
    a)   Yudhvir Singh Malik
    b)   L.Sharma
    c)   Utpal Kumar Singh
    d)   Asit Tripathy

  • 21). Who is the winner of the Malaysia Open title which was held at Kuala Lumpur?
    a)   Roger Federer
    b)   Feliciano Lopez
    c)   Andy Murray
    d)   David Ferrer

  • 22). Which state government has imposed ‘drought tax’ which happened first time since 1973?
    a)   Maharashtra
    b)   Gujarat
    c)   Odisha
    d)   Andhra Pradesh

  • 23). Who has been appointed as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of twitter?
    a)   Jack Dorsey
    b)   Adam Bain
    c)   Dick Costolo
    d)   David Anderson
  • 24). Who is the chairman of Food Safety and Standards Authority of India?
    a)   Ashish Bahuguna
    b)   Anup Das
    c)   Yudhvir Singh Malik
    d)   Sudha Rana

  • 25). Who has won Woman’s singles Wuhan open title 2015, held at the optics Valley International Tennis Center in Wuhan, china?
    a)   Maria Sharapova
    b)   Venus Williams
    c)   Sania Mirza
    d)   Petra Kvitova

  • 26). Name the Indian-origin diplomat who will be the new British Ambassador to Qatar?
    a)   Ajay Jadeja
    b)   Rohit Sharma
    c)   Sunil Sharma
    d)   Ajay Sharma

  • 27). Who has been appointed as Director General of the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA)?
    a)   Narendra sisodia
    b)   Arvind Gupta
    c)   Uday Bhaskar
    d)   Jayant Prasad

  • 28). Which of the following countries has signed loan agreement with India for Green Energy Project of Euro 125 Million?
    a)   Russia
    b)   US
    c)   China
    d)   Germany

  • 29). Which former Prime minister of India has been awarded Bangladesh Liberation War Honor?
    a)   Manmohan singh
    b)   P. V Narasimha Rao
    c)   I.K.Gujral
    d)   Atal Bihari Vajpayee

  • 30). Which Indian Film opened the 20th edition of Busan Film Festival in South Korea
    a)   Quissa
    b)   Drishyam
    c)   Zubaan
    d)   None of these

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