Current Affairs Dec 2014 Quiz - 3

21The Union Finance Ministry has constituted a High Level Committee (HLC) headed by former Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) _________ in Dec 2014 in order to interact with trade and industry on tax-related issues on a regular basis.
A) Arvind Subramanian
B) Kaushik Basu
C) Ashok Lahiri
D) Arvind Virmani
22Indian PSU Bank, ____________ has been awarded with the Niryat Bandhu Silver Trophy in the banks- category in Dec 2014 for its support services rendered for promotion of exports.
A) Punjab National Bank
B) Allahabad Bank
C) Canara Bank
D) Bank of Baroda

23Former Supreme Court Judge and famous social activist Justice _________ Iyer passed away in Kochi in Dec 2014.
A) V.R. Krishna
B) P. B. Gajendragadkar
C) Jayantilal Chhotalal Shah
D) Ajit Nath Ray
24The Reserve Bank of India has kept the Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR) unchanged at ________ during its announcement of fifth bi-monthly monetary policy review in Dec 2014.
A) 5%
B) 4.5%
C) 4.25%
D) 4%
25The BCCI Selection Committee has published the list of 30 probables for the next World Cup 2015 to be held in Australia and New Zealand in Dec 2014. Who in the list is among them?
A) Yuvraj Singh
B) Gautam Gambhir
C) Virender Sehwag
D) Suresh Raina
26International day for abolition of slavary is observed on ______________
A) 3-Dec
B) 15-Dec
C) 2-Dec
D) 12-Dec
27Indian umpire __________ has been chosen in the list of a 25-member match officials in Dec 2014 for ICC ODI World Cup 2015 to be held in Australia and New Zealand.
A) S. Sriraman
B) Vineet Kulkarni
C) S Ravi
D) Shahul Hameed
28Which team won the Deodhar Trophy cricket tournament in Dec 2014?
A) South Zone
B) North Zone
C) West Zone
D) East Zone
29Who was named -Asian of the Year- by editors of Singapore-s leading daily, The Straits Times in Dec 2014?
A) Xi Jinping
B) Shinzo Abe
C) Narendra Modi
D) None of These
30Which Indian pharmacy company acquired US based nutritional supplement maker, Natrol Inc in Dec 2014?
A) Sun Pharma
B) Lupin
C) Aurobindo Pharma
D) Ranbaxy

21Ans) Ashok Lahiri
22Ans) Canara Bank
23Ans) V.R. Krishna
24Ans) 4%
25Ans) Suresh Raina
26Ans) 2-Dec
27Ans) S Ravi
28Ans) East Zone
29Ans) Narendra Modi
30Ans) Aurobindo Pharma

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