Current Affairs August 2013 Quiz - 6

51Who has been appointed by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh as his Special Envoy to visit Japan in August 2013?
 A) Ashwani Kumar
 B) Pawan Kumar Bansal
 C) C.P. Joshi
 D) Salman Khurshid
  
52The Indian Air Force (IAF) has received its third C-17 Globemaster III, a large and versatile military transport aircraft capable of carrying heavy in August 2013. Which company is maker of C17 Globmaster III?
 A) Lockheed Martin
 B) Airbus
 C) Boeing
 D) None of These
  
53"Intl. Day of the World-s Indigenous Peoples" is observed on __________________.
 A) 8-August
 B) 6-August
 C) 9-August
 D) 18-August
  
54Which athlete secured first rank with the annual income of USD 29 million in the recent Forbes list of highest-paid female athletes published in August 2013?
 A) Li Na
 B) Serena Williams
 C) Venus Williams
 D) Maria Sharapova
  
55Who has been appointed as Chairman & Managing Director of Vijaya Bank in August 2013?
 A) Rakesh Sethi
 B) V Kannan
 C) Rajeev Rishi
 D) Suresh N Patel
  
56Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft Corp, __________ has announced his retirement plan wihtin 1 year as chief executive in August 2013.
 A) Steven Sinofsky
 B) Paul Allen
 C) Steve Ballmer
 D) Don Mattrick
  
57Who won the Belgian Grand Prix held in July 2013?
 A) Sebastian Vettel
 B) Fernando Alonso
 C) Lewis Hamilton
 D) Kimi Raikkonen
  
58Germany's GDP growth stood at _________ sequentially in the second quarter of current year 2013.
 A) 0,5%
 B) 0.7%
 C) 0.8%
 D) 0.4%
  
59Eminent Indian classical singer and music director, better known as a noted vocalist of Jayadeva-s -Gita Govind-, Pandit Raghunath Panigrahi passed away in August 2013. He belongs to which state?
 A) Kerala
 B) Andhra Pradesh
 C) Tamil Nadu
 D) Odissa
  
60The Jammu and Kashmir government has appointed a one-man Commission of Inquiry headed by whom to probe the Kishtwar communal clashes in August 2013?
 A) Justice T Meena Kumari
 B) Justice S Verma
 C) Justice J Shome
 D) Justice R C Gandhi

 
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Answers...
51Ans) Ashwani Kumar
52Ans) Boeing
53Ans) 18-August
54Ans) Maria Sharapova
55Ans) V Kannan
56Ans) Steve Ballmer
57Ans) Sebastian Vettel
58Ans) 0.7%
59Ans) Odissa
60Ans) Justice R C Gandhi