Current Affairs - Quiz -11

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Current Affairs - Quiz -11


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  • 1. 
    Which of the following former Permanent Representatives of India to United Nations received on March 12 the Thomas Jefferson Eternal Vigilance award for his/her exemplary service to humanity?      
    • A. 

      1) Vijay K. Nambiar

    • B. 

      2) Hardeep Singh Puri

    • C. 

      3) Dilip Sinha

    • D. 

      4) Arundhati Ghose

    • E. 

      5) None of these

  • 2. 
    According to World Bank, the Indian economy will grow during 2013-14 at over      
    • A. 

      1) 6%

    • B. 

      2) 7%

    • C. 

      3) 8%

    • D. 

      4) 5%

    • E. 

      5) 4.7%

  • 3. 
    Manorama Devi is associated with which of the following sports?      
    • A. 

      1) Swimming

    • B. 

      2) Cycling

    • C. 

      3) Badminton

    • D. 

      4) Shooting

    • E. 

      5) Boxing

  • 4. 
    For the first time, India on March 12 test-fired its indigenously developed medium-range sub-sonic cruise missile 'Nirbhay' from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur, which is located in the state of      
    • A. 

      1) Andhra Pradesh

    • B. 

      2) Odisha

    • C. 

      3) Karnataka

    • D. 

      4) Rajasthan

    • E. 

      5) Tamil Nadu

  • 5. 
    India and Mauritius on March 12 signed three Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) during the state visit of President Pranab Mukherjee. Which of the following is not covered under the MoU?      
    • A. 

      1) Co-operation in field of health and medicine

    • B. 

      2) Co-operation in the field of nuclear energy

    • C. 

      3) Co-operation in the field of tourism

    • D. 

      4) Co-operation in the field of education

    • E. 

      5) Both 2 and 4

  • 6. 
    Name the new Ministry of Tourism film which received first prize at the 11th Golden City Gate Tourism Media Awards ceremony held in Berlin to coincide with ITB (Internationale Tourismus-Börse) Berlin 2013.      
    • A. 

      1) Find What You Seek

    • B. 

      2) Incredible India

    • C. 

      3) Bharat Shakti

    • D. 

      4) Go Beyond

    • E. 

      5) None of these

  • 7. 
    Sistema’s Indian unit, on March 11, won telecom spectrum in eight circles or zones for Rs.3, 639 crore in an auction shunned by all other companies. Sistema is a conglomerate of      
    • A. 

      1) Japan

    • B. 

      2) US

    • C. 

      3) China

    • D. 

      4) Russia

    • E. 

      5) None of these

  • 8. 
    Which of the following banks has launched an ‘Incredible India Travel Card’ in association with the Tourism Ministry?      
    • A. 

      1) YES Bank

    • B. 

      2) SBI

    • C. 

      3) ICICI Bank

    • D. 

      4) HDFC Bank

    • E. 

      5) PNB

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is not a credit rating agency of India?      
    • A. 

      1) CRISIL

    • B. 

      2) CARE

    • C. 

      3) ICRA

    • D. 

      4) Fitch

    • E. 

      5) All the above are Indian

  • 10. 
    Who among the following has been appointed as Governor of Odisha?      
    • A. 

      1) S.C. Jamir

    • B. 

      2) Ashwani Kumar

    • C. 

      3) Devanand Konwar

    • D. 

      4) D.Y. Patil

    • E. 

      5) None of these

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