Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- October 2nd Week 2015:
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.
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1). Name the first sportsperson to make anhonorary group captain in the Indian Air Force 83rd anniversary celebration?
a) Virat Kholi
b) Sachin Tendulkar
c) Sunil gavaskar
d) Mahindra Singh Dhoni
2). Who has been appointed as the head of Intergovernmental panel for Climate change?
a) Hoesung Lee
b) Thelma Krug
c) P R Shukla
d) Ko Barrett
3). Which of the following schemes is related to Neeranchal for watershed project?
a) Pradhan mantri Krishi Sinchayi Yojana
b) Pradhan mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana
c) Pradhan mantri AwasYojana
d) Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana
4). With whom India’s Aditya Birla group have agreed to invest jointly to build new solar power plants in India?
a) HBG Holdings
b) Abiraaj Group
c) UAE Exchange
d) Mawarid Finance
5). Recently, Ahmed Mansoor has won the Martin Ennals award 2015 for Human rights Defenders. He belongs to which of the following country?
6).Who ranks at the top of Forbes list on Asia’s Richest Family?
a) Henderson Land Development
c) Lee family
7) Which country has appointed AR Rahman as cultural ambassador to enhance its country’s art and culture?
8) Who among the following has won Best opposite spiker award in women’s Volleyball championship 2015?
a) Tatiana Kosheleva
b) Maja Ognjenovic
c) Anna Malova
d) Lonneke Sloetjes
9) Which of the following mobile service provider launched its Wi-Fi app recently?
10) President Pranab Mukherjee is on six days visit to three nations, which of these is NOT one of them?
11). Who is the winner of 1stHridaynath Mangeshkar award?
a) Asha Bhosle
b) Lata Mangeshkar
c) Amitabh Bachchan
d) AR Rahman
12). Who has been appointed as Secretary and Chairman of Atomic Energy commission?
a) RK Singh
b) Sekhar Basu
c) Arun Srivastava
d) Pranay Verma
13). Which state in India to set up first Dolphin Community Reserve to protect Gangetic river Dolphins?
a) West Bengal
14). Operation Valsalya, which was launched by government of Kerala, is related to which of the following sector?
a) Training program for ICDS workers
b) To rescue and reunite the missed children with their family
c) Accidental Insurance with a premium of Rs.12 per year
d) Tackle malnutrition and health problems in children
15).As per Savills World Research, which is the World’s Cheapest Metropolitan City?
d) New York
16).Who has been appointed as the New Zealand Tourism Ambassador?
a) Siddharth Malhotra
b) Arun Kumar Singh
c) Naresh Chandra
d) Abid Hussian
17).Who is the New Prime Minister of Nepal?
a) K P Sharma Oli
b) Dal Singh Thapa
c) Ek Nath Dhakal
d) Khil Raj Regmi
18).What is the 2015 Theme of World Mental Health Day which was observed on 10th October 2015?
a) Strong Mind bears you Strong Health
b) Mental Fitness is More Essential
c) Sharpen your Mind to Sharpen your Health
d) Dignity in Mental Health
19).Which pair has won the 2015 China Open Women’s Double Title?
a) Venus Williams and Caroline Wozniacki
b) Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis
c) Hao Ching and Yung Jan
d) Maria Sharapova and Ana Ivanovic
20).Which of the following bank has got approval from the RBI to sponsor a mutual fund and to setup an asset management company and a trustee company?
a) Kodak Mahindra Bank
b) Yes Bank
c) ICICI Bank
d) Axis Bank
21).Recently India has signed 6 MoU’s with which of the following country in various fields and to enhance their cooperation in counter-terrorism and defence?
22).What is the theme of International Day of Girl Child (IDGC) 2015, which was observed on 11th October?
a) Save Girl Child, Save Nation
b) Preserve the Girl Child, Preserve Nation
c) Ending Child Marriage
d) The Power of the Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030
23).Name the Indian Shuttler who won the 2015 Dutch Open Grand Prix badminton tournament which was held at Almere, Netherlands?
a) Adiya Joshi
b) Parupalli Kashyap
c) Chetan Anand
d) Ajay Jayaram
24).Who has been appointed as the new MD and CEO of Bank of Baroda?
a) Kishore Piraji Kharat
b) P S Jayakumar
c) Usha Ananthasubramanian
d) Rakesh Sharma
25).Which of the following city is hosting 2015 Commonwealth Youth, Junior and Senior Weightlifting Championships?
26).Who is the winner of 2015 China Open Women’s Singles Title which was recently held at Beijing?
a) Ekaterina Makarova
b) Roberta Vinci
c) Timea Bacsinszky
d) Garbine Muguruza
27).14 days Indo-Sri Lanka joint Training Exercise Mitra-Shakti 2015 was held at _______.
28).Who has been appointed as the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Infosys?
a) Ranganath D Mavinakere
b) Anurag G Thapliyal
c) Shanti Sundharam
d) Asoke Kumar Mukerji
29).Who is the winner of the Harvard Humanitarian Award for the year 2015?
a) Sumathi Natarajan
b) Kailash Satyarthi
c) Shiv Kumar Nadar
d) Prakash Verma
30).What is the India’s rank in World Economic Forum (WEF) Global Competitiveness Index 2015-16?
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