Current Affairs August 2016 Quiz - 19

181The RBI has projected India's growth rate at _______ in 2016-17, up from 7.2% last year in its latest annual report.
 A) 7.4%
 B) 7.6%
 C) 7.8%
 D) 8.1%
  
182FlipKart owned Mobile payments start-up PhonePe Internet Pvt. Ltd formed a partnership with private lender ______ to launch unified payments interface (UPI) based payments app.
 A) ICICI Bank
 B) HDFC Bank
 C) Axis Bank
 D) Yes Bank

183________ and ZEE have entered into definitive agreements to acquire TEN Sports Network and its subsidiaries for USD 385 million
 A) Sony Pictures Networks India
 B) Star Plus
 C) NDTV
 D) None of These
  
184SBI Mutual Fund has appointed ________ as its Managing Director and Chief Executive.
 A) SK Sharma
 B) Nalin Jain
 C) Subhanu Saxena
 D) Anuradha Rao
  
185Who has been ranked at No 1 among the world-s highest paid actors of 2016 as per a Forbes list?
 A) Vin Diesel
 B) Dwayne Johnson
 C) Bradley Cooper
 D) Tom Cruise
  
186Veteran _______ leader and former Governor of Madhya Pradesh Mohammad Shafi Qureshi passed away in Delhi. He was 87.
 A) BJP
 B) Congress
 C) CPM
 D) SP
  
187Which state government has lifted the ban on the sale and consumption of palm wine in the state in Aug 2016?
 A) Bihar
 B) Maharashtra
 C) Goa
 D) Kerala
  
188The Global summit to eliminate the illicit trade of tobacco products will be held in _____ in Nov 2016.
 A) Bangladesh
 B) India
 C) Thailand
 D) Malaysia
  
189_______ has become the first state in the country to approve sewage and wastewater policy.
 A) Gujarat
 B) Maharashtra
 C) Rajasthan
 D) Kerala
  
190Former Ferrari driver Chris Amon, often described as one of the best in Formula One never to have won a race has passed away after a battle with cancer. He was 73 years old. He belonged to which country?
 A) Australia
 B) New Zealand
 C) UK
 D) Germany

 
 
 
 
Answers:
181Ans) 7.6%
182Ans) Yes Bank
183Ans) Sony Pictures Networks India
184Ans) Anuradha Rao
185Ans) Dwayne Johnson
186Ans) Congress
187Ans) Bihar
188Ans) India
189Ans) Rajasthan
190Ans) New Zealand

 
 
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