Current Affairs August 2016 Quiz - 17

161Who was appointed as Chairman of a 5 member review committee to probe the shooters' Rio Games debacle?
 A) Abhinav Bindra
 B) Jitu Rai
 C) Gagan Narang
 D) None of These
  
162Five Indian companies have been ranked among world's 100 most innovative companies list - Forbes-s list of -The World-s Most Innovative Companies- Which company leads the list of Indian companies?
 A) Hindustan Unilever
 B) Tata Consultancy Services
 C) Asian Paints
 D) Sun Pharma

163Which company has been ranked at No 1 among world's 100 most innovative companies list - Forbes-s list of -The World-s Most Innovative Companies-?
 A) Salesforce
 B) Tesla Motors
 C) Workday
 D) Apple
  
164RBI has asked banks to provide loans to women self-help groups in rural areas at _____ per annum, as per the government's revised guidelines for the current financial year.
 A) 5%
 B) 6%
 C) 7%
 D) 8%
  
165Bollywood stars Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar have been ranked among the world-s highest paid actors of 2016 as per a Forbes list. Who secured best rank (8th) among them?
 A) Amitabh Bachchan
 B) Shah Rukh Khan
 C) Salman Khan
 D) Akshay Kumar
  
166India's Saina Nehwal has been dropped 4 points to be _____, while Rio Olympic Silver Medalist PV Sindhu remained in the 10th spot in the Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings.
 A) 7th
 B) 8th
 C) 9th
 D) 10th
  
167Men's singles shuttler Kidambi Srikanth, who reached the Olympics quarter-finals, jumped a place to be at ___ position.
 A) 7th
 B) 8th
 C) 9th
 D) 10th
  
168International Day against Nuclear Tests was observed on _____ 2016 across the world with an aim to raise people-s awareness on the need to prevent nuclear catastrophes in order to avert devastating effects on humankind, the environment and the planet.
 A) 21-Aug
 B) 23-Aug
 C) 29-Aug
 D) 31-Aug
  
169Who won the 2016 Belgian Grand Prix Formula One race held in Aug 2016?
 A) Nico Rosberg
 B) Lewis Hamilton
 C) Sebastian Vettel
 D) Daniel Ricciardo
  
170The European Commission has ruled Ireland to recover nearly 13 billion euros or 11 billion pounds from tech giant ______ as taxes, biggest ever within the region.
 A) Facebook
 B) Google
 C) Microsoft
 D) Apple

 
 
 
 
Answers:
161Ans) Abhinav Bindra
162Ans) Asian Paints
163Ans) Tesla Motors
164Ans) 7%
165Ans) Shah Rukh Khan
166Ans) 9th
167Ans) 10th
168Ans) 29-Aug
169Ans) Nico Rosberg
170Ans) Apple

 
 
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