Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- October 3rd Week 2015

    Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- October 3rd Week 2015
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    1).Which of the following three countries has started their Naval Exercise, 2015 Malabar Naval Exercise at the eastern coast of Bay of Bengal and Indian Ocean?
    a)   India, Sri Lanka, China
    b)   India, US, Japan
    c)   India, Indonesia, Japan
    d)   India, Myanmar, Bangladesh

  • 2).India’s Defence Minister, Manohar Parrikar has renamed the Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) Missile Complex which was located at _________, as Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Missile Complex.
    a)   Delhi
    b)   Kolkata
    c)   Mumbai
    d)   Hyderabad

  • 3).Which is the first European Country to sign a MoU on the establishment of Nalanda University?
    a)   Portugal
    b)   Netherlands
    c)   Spain
    d)   Germany

  • 4).Who is the 1st Indian female to win Silver Medal in 49th Asian Body Building and Physique Championship which was held at Uzbekistan?
    a)   Deepika Chowdhury
    b)   Sibalika Saha
    c)   Shweta Rathore
    d)   Ashwini Waskar

  • 5).Who is the Founder of Bachpan Bachao Andolan- Save the Childhood Movement?
    a)   Sahajanand Saraswati
    b)   Kiran Bedi
    c)   Shashi Tharoor
    d)   Kailash Satyarthi

  • 6).The Reserve Bank of India has established the Financial Inclusion Fund (FIF) and allotted Rs.________ to develop and encourage the activities covered under the financial inclusion activities?
    a)   Rs. 1000 crore
    b)   Rs. 4000 crore
    c)   Rs. 2000 crore
    d)   Rs. 3000 crore

  • 7).Who has been appointed as the Assistant Director of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)?
    a)   Kundhavi Kadiresan
    b)   Reshma Shetty
    c)   Chitra Ramakrishna
    d)   Shikha Sharma

  • 8).What is the theme of 2015 World Food Day, which was observed on 16th October?
    a)   Social Protection and Agriculture
    b)   Save Crops Save Nation
    c)   Don’t Waste Food
    d)   Agriculture is the Heart Beat of the Nation

  • 9).TRAI  has made it mandatory for telecom operators to compensate consumers by one rupee for call drops with effect from _________.
    a)   January 31st 2016
    b)   December 31st 2015
    c)   January 1st 2016
    d)   December 1st 2015

  • 10).Pakistan has signed a MoU with which of the following country to build a 1,100km North South gas pipeline from Lahore to Karachi?
    a)   Russia
    b)   China
    c)   Sri Lanka
    d)   Germany

  • 11).Mumbai Metro has signed a MoU with which of the following e-Commerce company for online ticket booking services?
    a)   Yatra
    b)   Cleartrip
    c)   freecharge
    d)   Paytm

  • 12).Who has been appointed as the Director of the Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, Hyderabad under the Department of Biotechnology?
    a)   G R Chandak
    b)   Venugopal Verma
    c)   S K Sharma
    d)   Chandrasekara Rao

  • 13).Who has been appointed as the new Chairman and Managing Director of Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd?
    a)   R R Chowdary
    b)   Ram Prasad Sharma
    c)   G K Verma
    d)   M K Surana

  • 14). Who is the winner of Sultan of Johor Cup Junior Men’s Hockey Tournament 2015?
    a)   UK
    b)   South Korea
    c)   Australia
    d)   India

  • 15). Which state government has declared drought like condition in 14,708 villages due to lack of rainfall in monsoon?
    a)   Gujarat
    b)   Maharashtra
    c)   Odisha
    d)   Punjab

  • 16). The drug ‘Keytruda’ approved by US Food and Drug Administration is used to treat which of the following disease?
    a)   Tuberculosis
    b)   Benign Tumors
    c)   Lung cancer
    d)   Brain cancer

  • 17). Name the Indian Badmiton Champion who lost the finals of Denmark Open against Li Xuerui of china ?
    a)   Jwala Gutta
    b)   PV Sindhu
    c)   Anna Kynnadi
    d)   Shravanthi Reddy

  • 18). Which of the following states is related toMukya Mantri Gram sadak yojana?
    a)   Punjab
    b)   Assam
    c)   Maharashtra
    d)   Madhya Pradesh

  • 19). Who is author of the book ‘Smita Patil’ which was launched on 60th birth anniversary of Smita patil?
    a)   Maithili Rao
    b)   Salman Rushdie
    c)   Javier Maro
    d)   Poonam Surie

  • 20). What is the name of the Scheme launched by Haryana Government for women victims of difficult circumstances?
    a)   Mhara Gaon-Jagmag Gaon
    b)   Ladli
    c)   Swadher Greh
    d)   Sakhi

  • 21). Who is the winner of the First feature award known as Sutherland award, in 2015 London Film fare festival?
    a)   Robert Egger
    b)   Athina Rachael
    c)   Shai Heredia
    d)   Shumona Goel

  • 22). Who is the winner of the 2015 Shanghai Rolex Masters Tennis Title which was recently held at Shanghai, China?
    a)   Roger Federer
    b)   Novak Djokovic
    c)   Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
    d)   Andy Murray

  • 23).Which one of the following banks launched the Chillr mobile app in partnership with Chillr?
    a)   Andhra Bank
    b)   Corporation Bank
    c)   Allahabad bank
    d)   Bank of Baroda

  • 24).Which one of the following universities will be receiving 234 million dollars as compensation for patent infringement from Apple Inc.?
    a)   University of Maryland
    b)   University of Wisconsin
    c)   University of Illinois
    d)   University of Pennsylvania

  • 25).Who among the following Indian batsmen known for his triple century in Test cricket announced his retirement from international cricket and IPL recently?
    a)   Sachin Tendulkar
    b)   Virat Kholi
    c)   Virendra Sehwag
    d)   Shikar Dhawan

  • 26). Konkan railway became the first to establish a tunnel technology institute, named George Fernandes Institute of Tunnel technology in which of the following locations?
    a)   Kolkata
    b)   Delhi
    c)   Goa
    d)   Srinagar

  • 27).Which of the following countries has signed a MoU to establish air safety measures and avoid mid-air incidents over Syrian Skies?
    a)   US and Australia
    b)   Russia and US
    c)   US and Germany
    d)   Russia and China

  • 28).Who has been appointed as the Brand Ambassador of the tyre manufacturing giants MRF Limited?
    a)   MS Dhoni
    b)   Virat Kohli
    c)   AB De Villiers
    d)   Michael Clarke

  • 29).What is the monthly pension amount announced for the Yash Bharti Awardees by the Uttar Pradesh government?
    a)   Rs. 35,000
    b)   Rs. 25,000
    c)   Rs. 30,000
    d)   Rs. 50,000

  • 30).Who has been elected as the New Prime Minister of Canada?
    a)   Moses Nagamootoo
    b)   Alexis Tsipras
    c)   Justin Trudeau
    d)   Michelle Bachelet
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