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Current Affairs Quiz (24-Jan-2017)

Quiz (Jan-24-2017)

1. Name the Indian soldier strayed across LoC and was recently freed by Pakistan?

a) Babulal Meena
b) Mahender Singh
c) Chandu Babulal Chavan
d) Hansraj Singh

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


2. Name the Indian Olympian who was in the news recently after The Department of Post unveiled a special cover on that sportsperson?

a) Yogeshwar Dutt
b) P V Sindhu
c) Shakshi Malik
d) Dipa Karmakar

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 Indian-origin broadcast journalist who was recently appointed the chancellor of the University of Central Lanchashire (UCLan) in England?

a) Sanjay Singh
b) Ranvijay Singh
c) Ranvir Singh
d) Amrender Singh

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. Who is the first ODI batsman to hit a double ton of sixes (200 sixes)?

a) Mahendra Singh Dhoni
b) Yuvraj Singh
c) Steven Smith
d) Shahid Afridi

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


5. Who are the cricket players who became the only the second pair over 35 years to score tons in the same innings?

a) Ravindra Jadeja
b) Yuvraj Singh
c) Mahendra Singh
d) Virat Kohli

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


6. Who was recently selected as the new Director of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)?

a) Sanjay Gupta
b) Amol Sharan
c) Alok Kumar Verma
d) Manoj Kumar

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. Which countries have approached India to leverage its influence with Mauritius on the contentious issue of Diego Garcia?

a) Britain
b) United States
c) France
d) Singapore

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


8. Which team which won the Pro Wrestling League season 2017 title?

a) Bengaluru Bulls
b) Punjab Royals
c) Haryana Hammers
d) Jaipur Pink Panthers

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 bank is the leader of the consortium of banks which was recently ordered by the Debt Recovery Tribunal(DRT) to start the process of recovery from embattled tycoon Vijay Mallya and his companies in the Kingfisher Airlines case?

a) Bank of Baroda
b) Axis Bank
c) State Bank of India
d) Punjab National Bank

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


10. Name the investment strategy which is used to take advantage of the price differential between two or more markets to earn a profit?

a) Arbitrage
b) Square off
c) Putt Off
d) Call Off

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