Current Affairs December 2013 Quiz 12

112German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been voted in for a _________ term as chancellor in Dec 2013.
 A) Fourth
 B) Second
 C) Third
 D) None of These
  
113The world-s largest private equity firm Blackstone Group, managing assets worth more than USD 240 billion, has appointed Mathew Cyriac and __________ as co-heads of the Indian private equity operations.
 A) Amit Dixit
 B) Malay Mukherjee
 C) S.B. Nayar
 D) None of These
  
114The International Cricket Council (ICC) has suspended West Indies Cricketer _________ from bowling in international matches because of illegal action in Dec 2013.
 A) Marlon Samuels
 B) Tino Best
 C) Shane Shillingford
 D) Narsingh Deonarine
  
115International Anti-corruption day is observed on
 A)10th december
 B)11th december
 C)12th december
 D)9th december
  
116Which Internet Company acquired content delivery network provider PeerCDN to resolve its mail issues in Dec 2013? P
 A) LinkedIn
 B) Facebook
 C) Google
 D) Yahoo
  
117Who has been given additional charge of the Ministry of Labour and Employment, following death of Minister Sis Ram Ola in Dec 2013?
 A) Shashi Tharoor
 B) Oscar Fernandes
 C) Veerappa Moily
 D) Sachin Pilot
  
118The Reserve Bank of India will soon introduce cash-settled interest rate futures on ______ government bonds and has also permitted exchanges to launch these derivatives in other smaller tenure securities in the future (announced in Dec 2013).
 A) 5-Year
 B) 12-Yea
 C) 15-Year
 D) 10-Year
  
119Over 2,200 youth from which state are getting trained under -Project Udaan- by 29 corporates across the country. (announced in Dec 2013).
 A) Haryana
 B) Gujarat
 C) Jammu and Kashmir (J&K)
 D) Assam
  
120Which Social networking giant acquired SportStream, a start-up firm that analyses social media mentions of sport. SportStream enables users to aggregate, filter and display "real-time" data, in Dec 2013?
 A) LinkedIn
 B) Facebook
 C) Twitter
 D) Google

 
 
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111Ans) Second
112Ans) Third
113Ans) Amit Dixit
114Ans) Shane Shillingford
115Ans) 9th dec
116Ans) Yahoo
117Ans) Oscar Fernandes
118Ans) 10-Year
119Ans) Jammu and Kashmir
120Ans) Facebook