Current Affairs Quiz June 02 - June 08, 2014

30 Questions | Total Attempts: 4282

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  • 1. 
    Name the team that won the seventh edition of Indian Premier League 2014 on 1 June 2014?
    • A. 

      Chennai Super Kings

    • B. 

      Kings XI Punjab

    • C. 

      Rajasthan Royals

    • D. 

      Kolkata Knight Riders

  • 2. 
    Who was adjudged as the man of the match in the final of IPL 2014?
    • A. 

      Wriddhiman Saha

    • B. 

      Manish Pandey

    • C. 

      Glenn Maxwell

    • D. 

      Robin Uthappa

  • 3. 
    Who was recently named as the India’s Governor on the Board of Governors of the Asian Development Bank (ADB)?
    • A. 

      Arun Jaitely

    • B. 

      P Chidambaram

    • C. 

      Arvind Mayaram

    • D. 

      Raghuram Rajan

  • 4. 
    The bilateral air exercise Garurda V that started in Jodhpur on 2 June 2014 was conducted between which two countries?
    • A. 

      India and France

    • B. 

      India and Russia

    • C. 

      India and USA

    • D. 

      India and Singapore

  • 5. 
    Global Day of Parents was observed on
    • A. 

      1 June

    • B. 

      2 June

    • C. 

      3 June

    • D. 

      4 June

  • 6. 
    Name the Indian-American, who was recently appointed as the member of the US Holocaust Memorial Council by US President.
    • A. 

      Shefali Razdan Duggal

    • B. 

      Vijay Gandhi

    • C. 

      Leslie Ann Bassett

    • D. 

      Ami Bera

  • 7. 
    World Environment Day is observed on
    • A. 

      2 June

    • B. 

      3 June

    • C. 

      4 June

    • D. 

      5 June

  • 8. 
    What is the theme for 2014 World Environment Day?
    • A. 

      Small islands and climate change

    • B. 

      Think, Eat, Save

    • C. 

      Green Economy: Does it include you?

    • D. 

      Many Species. One Planet. One Future.

  • 9. 
    Name the person, who was given the additional charge of the Ministry of Rural Development, Panchayati Raj and Drinking Water and Sanitation on 4 June 2014 after the demise of Gopinath Munde on 3 June 2014?
    • A. 

      Sushma Swaraj

    • B. 

      Arun Jaitley

    • C. 

      Venkaiah Naidu

    • D. 

      Nitin Gadkari

  • 10. 
    The last Navajo code talker Chester Nez died on 4 June 2014 in his home at Albuquerque, New Mexico. This unbreakable Navajo code was first used in?
    • A. 

      World War I

    • B. 

      World War II

    • C. 

      Korean War

    • D. 

      Afghanistan War

  • 11. 
    Name the anti-tobacco advertisement released by Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare in June 2014 to highlight the health and economic impacts of tobacco consumption?
    • A. 

      It doesn’t Kill Only You

    • B. 

      Consume Me and Call Danger

    • C. 

      The Price We Pay

    • D. 

      Is it Your Choice?

  • 12. 
    Name the firm which on 5 June 2014 salvaged the INS Sindhurakshak that sank in Arabian Sea on 14 August 2013?
    • A. 

      Resolve Marine

    • B. 

      Titan Salvage

    • C. 

      SMIT Salvage

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    Name the person, who was recently appointed as the brand ambassador of maternal and child health campaign, Mamta Abhiyan by State government of Madhya Pradesh?
    • A. 

      Mary Kom

    • B. 

      Madhuri Dixit

    • C. 

      Hema Malini

    • D. 

      Gauri Khan

  • 14. 
    Name the nation that formed National Unity Government on 2 June 2014?
    • A. 

      Syria

    • B. 

      Palestine

    • C. 

      Egypt

    • D. 

      Vietnam

  • 15. 
    Palestinian National Unity Government formed on 2 June 2014 will be headed by
    • A. 

      Mahmoud Abbas

    • B. 

      Ismael Haniyeh

    • C. 

      Rami Hamadallah

    • D. 

      Ahmad Maiteeq

  • 16. 
    Name the country that recently proposed a 1 billion dollar security plan for Eastern Europe amid an East-West showdown over Ukraine?
    • A. 

      Britain

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      US

  • 17. 
    Name the former guerrilla commander who became the President of El Salvador on 1 June 2014?
    • A. 

      Salvador Sanchez Ceren

    • B. 

      Francisco Flores

    • C. 

      Norman Quijano

    • D. 

      Mauricio Funes

  • 18. 
    India on 3 June 2014 made arrangements for evacuation of its nationals, especially students, from Lugansk region. Lugansk is located in which country?
    • A. 

      Palestine

    • B. 

      Ukraine

    • C. 

      Syria

    • D. 

      Egypt

  • 19. 
    Name the Canadian province that on 5 June 2014 became the first to adopt Right-to-Die legislation which allows terminally ill patients to kill themselves with a doctor’s help?
    • A. 

      Ottawa

    • B. 

      Stadacona

    • C. 

      Yukon

    • D. 

      Quebec

  • 20. 
    Telangana became the 29th State of Union India on
    • A. 

      1 June 2014

    • B. 

      2 June 2014

    • C. 

      3 June 2014

    • D. 

      4 June 2014

  • 21. 
    Who became the first chief minister of Telangana?
    • A. 

      Chandrababu Naidu

    • B. 

      Jagan Mohan Reddy

    • C. 

      YS Vijaymala

    • D. 

      Chandrasekhar Rao

  • 22. 
    How long will Hyderabad act as a joint-capital of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh?
    • A. 

      5 Years

    • B. 

      7 years

    • C. 

      10 years

    • D. 

      15 years

  • 23. 
    What is Impulse 2 which made its inaugural flight in the first week of June 2014?
    • A. 

      A Robot sent to MARS

    • B. 

      A Solar Plane

    • C. 

      An Army Operation

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 24. 
    Indian Air Force in recently explored an unclimbed peak of Mt Gorichen at a height of 5587 meters. Name the State where Mt Gorichen is located?
    • A. 

      Jammu and Kashmir

    • B. 

      Uttarakhand

    • C. 

      Sikkim

    • D. 

      Arunachal Pradesh

  • 25. 
    Name the State that recently established women helpline in each district
    • A. 

      Delhi

    • B. 

      Uttar Pradesh

    • C. 

      Bihar

    • D. 

      Haryana

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