Current Affairs August 2015 Quiz - 10

91The Reserve Bank of India has granted in-principle approval to how many payment banks applicants under the Guidelines for Licensing of Payments Banks in Aug 2015?
 A) 10
 B) 11
 C) 13
 D) 15
  
92Which Indian International Airport became the first in the world to operate completely on solar power in Aug 2015?
 A) Ahmedabad
 B) Madurai
 C) Cochin
 D) Nagpur

 
93Who was elected as one of the members of the prestigious Council of the IAAF, the global governing body of the sport, in Aug 2015? With this, he became the first Indian to be elected in the IAAF Council.
 A) Ramakant Satam
 B) Vijay Kumar Malhotra
 C) Adille Sumariwalla
 D) Akhilesh Das
  
94India-s leading stock exchange, _____________ has introduced new system Suspicious Transaction Reports (STRs) for reporting suspicious trades with the aim to check money laundering through stock markets in Aug 2015.
 A) Commodity Stock Exchange
 B) National Stock Exchange
 C) Bombay Stock Exchange
 D) None of These
  
95India-s international football player ___________ became the first Indian woman to play English league football when she made her debut for the women-s team of the West Ham United in Aug 2015.
 A) Suprava Samal
 B) Upamati Devi
 C) Aditi Chauhan
 D) Anjana Saikia
  
96The world government body of athletics, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has appointed former ____________ as its new president in Aug 2015.
 A) Sebastian Coe
 B) Senegalese Lamine Diack
 C) Sergey Bubka
 D) Lamine Diack
  
97The Australian government appointed former Australian cricketer ________________ as nation's inaugural ambassador to the region on education in Aug 2015.
 A) Glenn McGrath
 B) Shane Warne
 C) Adam Gilchrist
 D) Ricky Ponting
  
98World Mosquito Day was observed on _________
 A) 19-Aug
 B) 20-Aug
 C) 12-Aug
 D) 15-Aug
  
99Famous Bollywood actor ___________ has been named as an advocate for the United Nations- campaign on gender equality in Aug 2015 in which he will call men and boys to stand up against inequalities against women and girls.
 A) Amitabh Bachchan
 B) Anupam Kher
 C) Amir Khan
 D) Shahrukh Khan
  
100"Earth Overshoot Day 2013" was observed on __________________.
 A) 21-August
 B) 26-August
 C) 20-August
 D) 18-August

 
 
Answers:
91Ans) 11
92Ans) Cochin
93Ans) Adille Sumariwalla
94Ans) Bombay Stock Exchange
95Ans) Aditi Chauhan
96Ans) Sebastian Coe
97Ans) Adam Gilchrist
98Ans) 20-Aug
99Ans) Anupam Kher
100Ans) 20-August

 
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