Current Affairs April 2013 Quiz - 3

21National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) has appointed whom as the Chairman of Nasscom for the year 2013-14 in April 2013?
 A) Azim Premji
 B) N Chandrasekaran
 C) Krishnakumar Natarajan
 D) Vineet Nayyar
  
22India's core sector growth stood at _______ in February 2013 (Published in April 2013).
 A) -1.8%
 B) 2.1%
 C) -2.5%
 D) 2.6%
  
23"World Intellectual Property Day" is observed on?
 A) 23-Apr
 B) 22-Apr
 C) 26-Apr
 D) 25-Apr
  
24Who won the 12th Asian Billiards championship held in April 2013?
 A) Devendra Joshi
 B) Alok Kumar
 C) Rupesh Shah
 D) Pankaj Advani
  
25The US Senate has appointed whom as the new head of the Securities and Exchange Commission, which is the regulatory body of Wall Street in April 2013?
 A) Mary Schapiro
 B) Gary Gensler
 C) Mary Jo White
 D) Elisse B. Walter
  
26The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) has recently removed the ____ exposure limit on reverse repo transactions by insurers in April 2013. After this, the Insurance companies will now be free to invest in reverse repo transactions in government securities
 A) 15%
 B) 5%
 C) 10%
 D) 20%
  
27Who has been appointed as Secretary in Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) in April 2013?
 A) Lalit K Panwar
 B) Amitava Bhattacharyya
 C) Sutanu Behuria
 D) Amarjit Singh
  
28The ICSI (Institute of Company Secretaries of India) has conferred a Life Time Achievement Award to whom in April 2013 for translating excellence in corporate governance into reality?
 A) Ratan Tata
 B) Adi Godrej
 C) Deepak Parekh
 D) Anand Mahindra
  
29Which global auto giant has recently roped in professional golfer Jeev Milkha Singh as its brand ambassador in April 2013?
 A) Audi
 B) Marcedez
 C) BMW
 D) Volvo
  
30"World Health Day" is observed on?
 A) 5-Apr
 B) 7-Apr
 C) 11-Apr
 D) 4-Apr

 
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21Ans) Krishnakumar Natarajan
22Ans) -2.5%
23Ans) 26-Apr
24Ans) Rupesh Shah
25Ans) Mary Jo White
26Ans) 10%
27Ans) Amarjit Singh
28Ans) Deepak Parekh
29Ans) Volvo
30Ans) 7-Apr