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Current Affairs Quiz (18-Jan-2017)

Quiz (Jan-18-2017)

1. Which country recently pressed for "decisive action" against Pakistan-based terror groups like LeT, JeM and Hizbul Mujahideen which are "targeting" India?

a) Germany
b) China
c) France
d) Singapore

A) a is the correct answer
B) c is the correct answer
C) b is the correct answer
D) d is correct answer


2. Who was recently named as the new Chairman of Tata Sons?

a) Rajesh Gopinathan
b) Sanjay Nath
c) Rajeshwar Sekheran
d) N Chandrasekaran

A) a is the correct answer
B) d is the correct answer
C) b is the correct answer
D) c is the correct answer


3. Name the airlines company which in a first-of-its-kind move in the aviation industry recently announced to reserve six seats for women on its flights operating on domestic routes?

a) Spicejet
b) Indigo Airlines
c) Air India
d) Jet Airways

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


4. Name the Indian city/cities where India's first Madame Tussauds museum will be opened in June 2017?

a) New Delhi
b) Mumbai
c) Hyderabad
d) Chennai

A) a is the correct answer
B) a & b is the correct answer
C) b & c is the correct answer
D) None of the above


5. Name the submarine which was launched by India recently?

a) Khanderi
b) Chanderi
c) Rakshak
d) Swabhiman

A) d is the correct answer
B) a is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) b is the correct answer


6. What is the new rank of India according to the latest rankings released by FIFA which is a huge jump of 42 places in less than two years?

a) 127
b) 128
c) 129
d) 130

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


7. Name the E-commerce site which was in the news recently after it pulled off from its site sale of doormats with Indian flag?

a) eBay
b) Flipkart
c) Amazon
d) Myntra

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


8. Which telecom company launched recently its first payments bank in the country?

a) Aircel
b) Airtel
c) Vodafone
d) Reliance

A) d is the correct answer
B) c is the correct answer
C) b is the correct answer
D) a is the correct answer


9. Which agency recently cut India’s 2016-17 growth estimates to 7% from 7.6% due to the impact of demonetization?

a) RBI
b) IMF
c) World Bank
d) European Union

A) a & b is the correct answer
B) b & c is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


10. Who all will continue to enjoy income tax exemption for the funds they collect as per the recent ruling of Supreme Court?

a) Political parties
b) HUFs
c) Coop Banks
d) NGOs

A) a is correct answer
B) a & b is the correct answer
C) a & c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer