Current Affairs Apr 2015 Quiz - 1

1__________ has resigned as the President of the International Cricket Council (ICC) today after he was denied to hand over the World Cup trophy to Winning team Australia as per standard practice in Apr 2015.
 A) Alan Isaac
 B) Aleem Dar
 C) N. Srinivasan
 D) Mustafa Kamal
2Who won the Nigeria presidential election announced in Apr 2015 to become the next President of the African country?
 A) Muhammadu Buhari
 B) Goodluck Jonathan
 C) Yemi Osibajo
 D) Bola Tinubu

3Which New Zealand player has announced his retirement from ODI format in Apr 2015 after completing 18 years long career?
 A) Grant Elliott
 B) Ross Taylor
 C) Daniel Vettori
 D) Jesse Ryder
4Indian Government launched Operation ___________ to evacuate 4000 Indian nationals from Yemen amid rising violence in the country in Apr 2015.
 A) Maitri
 B) Raahat
 C) Seva
 D) None of These
5India-s E-commerce marketplace _________ has acquired a majority stake in digital financial distribution platform RupeePower in Apr 2015.
 A) FlipKart
 B) Jabong
 C) Amazon
 D) Snapdeal
6Who was awarded with the Major Dhyan Chand Lifetime Achievement Award by Hockey Indian in Apr 2015? He was a member of three Olympic gold medal winning Indian team which are London Olympics (1948), Helsinki Olympics (1952) and Melbourne Olympics (1956).
 A) Ajit Pal Singh
 B) Balbir Singh Senior
 C) Leslie Claudius
 D) None of These
7"World Autism Awareness Day" is observed on?
 A) 5-Apr
 B) 21-Apr
 C) 2-Apr
 D) 4-Apr
8____________, an Indian-origin nurse in Singapore, was chosen for the 2015 International Achievement Award by the Florence Nightingale International Foundation (FNIF) of the International Council of Nurses for her work in the healthcare sector of women and refugees.
 A) Amrita Rai
 B) Anita Patel
 C) Subadhra Devi Rai
 D) None of These
9The United States added 126,000 jobs in March. US unemployment rate stood at ________ in Mar 2015 (announced in Apr 2015).
 A) 5.8%
 B) 5.5%
 C) 6.3%
 D) 5.1%
10Which New Zealand player was awarded Sir Richard Hadlee medal, highest cricketing honour of New Zealand in Apr 2015?
 A) Grant Elliott
 B) Ross Taylor
 C) Daniel Vettori
 D) Brendon McCullum

1Ans) Mustafa Kamal
2Ans) Muhammadu Buhari
3Ans) Daniel Vettori
4Ans) Raahat
5Ans) Snapdeal
6Ans) Balbir Singh Senior
7Ans) 2-Apr
8Ans) Subadhra Devi Rai
9Ans) 5.5%
10Ans) Brendon McCullum

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