Current Affairs April 2017 Quiz - 16

151Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader and former Andhra Pradesh minister ________________ has passed away due to cardiac arrest in Hyderabad.
 A) Devineni Rajashekhar
 B) Chandra Shekhar
 C) Ganesh Mavalanka
 D) Hukam Singh
152India's________________________ and Australia's Ricky Ponting have been named as the commentators of upcoming Champions Trophy.
 A) Sachin Tendulkar
 B) Rahul Dravid
 C) Sourav Ganguly
 D) Yuvraj Singh
153Facebook, social media giant Co-founded by ______________________ currently owns the four most downloaded non-gaming apps in the world, namely WhatsApp, Facebook, Messenger, and Instagram.
 A) Mark Zuckerberg
 B) Satya Nadella
 C) Sundar Pichai
 D) Tim Cook
154_____________________has become the world's first airline which will track its fights with the help of satellites by 2018.
 A) Indian Airlines
 B) Etihad Airways
 C) Malaysia Airlines
 D) Cathay Pacific
155___________________ is going to launch first cargo spacecraft to dock with the orbiting experimental space station.
 A) Pakistan
 B) India
 C) Japan
 D) China
156United Nations is going to issue special stamps commemorating the International Yoga Day on _________________________.
 A) 21st June
 B) 11th June
 C) 25th June
 D) 20th June
157Veteran actress___________________ and actor Jackie Shroff were named for the prestigious Raj Kapoor awards of the Maharashtra Government.
 A) Rekha
 B) Saira Banu
 C) Bidya Balan
 D) Jaya Bachhan
158The English translation of writer ______________________-s novel Mathorubhagan (One Part Woman) has won the Sahitya Akademi-s award for translation in English.
 A) Perumal Murugan
 B) Charlotte Brontė
 C) Salman Rushdie
 D) J. K. Rowling
159Finance Ministry has approved ____________________ interest rate on EPF for 2016-17.
 A) 9.05%
 B) 8.65 %
 C) 8.45%
 D) 7.65%
160India-s __________________has become the first visually impaired Indian runner to complete the historic Boston Marathon.
 A) Balaram Jakhar
 B) Rabi Ray
 C) Shivraj Patil
 D) Sagar Baheti

151Ans) Devineni Rajashekhar
152Ans) Sourav Ganguly
153Ans) Mark Zuckerberg
154Ans) Malaysia Airlines
155Ans) China
156Ans) 21st June
157Ans) Saira Banu
158Ans) Perumal Murugan
159Ans) 8.65 %
160Ans) Sagar Baheti

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