Current Affairs August 2016 Quiz - 7

61Global Technology Support company CSS Corp has appointed ________- as its new Chief Executive Officer.
 A) Manish Tandon
 B) Nimesh Kampani
 C) Anant Maheshwari
 D) Bhaskar Pramanik
  
62International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples was observed on ________ across the world to raise awareness of the same. The theme of 2016 was -Right to Education-.
 A) 2-Aug
 B) 8-Aug
 C) 9-Aug
 D) 11-Aug

63Global tech giant _________ acquired US machine learning startup Turi which enables developers to fill software applications with artificial intelligence in Aug 2016.
 A) Facebook
 B) Google
 C) Microsoft
 D) Apple
  
64_________ human resource consulting firm Randstad Holdings acquired job portal Monster Worldwide for USD 429 million in cash in Aug 2016.
 A) French
 B) Dutch
 C) German
 D) Spanish
  
65Which Indian Crickter was awarded with the Arjuna Award in 2016?
 A) Suresh Raina
 B) Ajinkya Rahane
 C) Shikhar Dhawan
 D) Rohit Sharma
  
66_________ human rights crusader Irom Sharmila Chanu broke her 16-year-old hunger strike today and announced that she would join Politics in order to abolish the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act.
 A) Arunachal Pradesh
 B) Nagaland
 C) Manipur
 D) Assam
  
67Former ____________Chief Minister Kalikho Pul was found dead at his residence in Aug 2016.
 A) Arunachal Pradesh
 B) Nagaland
 C) Manipur
 D) Assam
  
68"National Sports Day" is observed on __________________.
 A) 21-August
 B) 29-August
 C) 23-August
 D) 27-August
  
69Famous Yoga Guru ____________, known as father of modern yoga, passed away in Aug 2016.
 A) Swami Sivananda
 B) TKV Desikachar
 C) B K S Iyengar
 D) Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
  
70Soumyajit Ghosh was awarded with Arjuna Award 2016. He belongs to which Discipline?
 A) Boxing
 B) Shooting
 C) Archery
 D) Table Tennis

 
 
 
 
Answers:
61Ans) Manish Tandon
62Ans) 9- Aug
63Ans) Apple
64Ans) Dutch
65Ans) Ajinkya Rahane
66Ans) Manipur
67Ans) Arunachal Pradesh
68Ans) 29-August
69Ans) TKV Desikachar
70Ans) Table Tennis

 
 
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