Current Affairs August 2013 Quiz - 7

61Who has been selected to head Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL) in August 2013 and with this she becomes the first woman ever to head a Navranta PSU?
 A) Nishi Vasudeva
 B) Shubhalakshmi Panse
 C) Arundhati Bhattacharya
 D) Archana Bhargava
  
62Which New Zealand cricketer has been banned for six months after failed doping test in August 2013?
 A) Daniel Vettori
 B) Ross Taylor
 C) Jesse Ryder
 D) Jacob Oram
  
63Which company has agreed to buy out the leading shareholders in software services company Hexaware Technologies for USD 465 million in August 2013?
 A) Sequoia Capital
 B) Barings Asia
 C) Babcock & Brown
 D) Pacific Equity Partners
  
64"Photography Day" is observed on __________________.
 A) 21-August
 B) 16-August
 C) 19-August
 D) 18-August
  
65Abhijeet Gupta received the Arjuna award - 2013, presented in August 2013. He is associated with which sport?
 A) Squash
 B) Athletics
 C) Shooting
 D) Chess
  
66Which under-23 team lifted the ACC Emerging Trophy tournament in August 2013?
 A) Bangladesh
 B) Pakistan
 C) India
 D) Sri Lanka
  
67Who has been conferred with the Rajiv Gandhi Shiromani Award in August 2013?
 A) Kishan Singh
 B) Sohan Roy
 C) P.K. Guha
 D) Rama Krishna Ivaturi
  
68Which former Indian Cricketer has been appointed as the chairman of Bengal's cricket coaching committee in August 2013?
 A) Samir Dasgupta
 B) Hiranmoy Chatterjee
 C) Debabrata Das
 D) Sourav Ganguly
  
69India foreign direct investment (FDI) stood at ____________ in June 2013. (data published in August 2013).
 A) USD 2.21 billion
 B) USD 1.44 billion
 C) USD 1.81 billion
 D) None of These
  
70Who 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

 
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Answers...
61Ans) Nishi Vasudeva
62Ans) Jesse Ryder
63Ans) Barings Asia
64Ans) 19-August
65Ans) Chess
66Ans) India
67Ans) Sohan Roy
68Ans) Sourav Ganguly
69Ans) USD 1.44 billion
70Ans) V Kannan