Current Affairs December 2013 Quiz 19

181More than a year after allowing FDI in multi-brand retail segment, the government received the first application from ________ based Tesco for its joint venture with its existing partner, Trent in Dec 2013?
 A) Germany
 B) France
 C) UK
 D) USA
  
182The Reserve Bank of India has kept the Bank Rate unchanged at ________ during its announcement of December 2013 monetary policy review.
 A) 8.75%
 B) 6.75%
 C) 7.75%
 D) 8.25%
  
183Which state assembly Passed Essential Services Maintenance (ESMA) Bill 2013 in Dec 2013? According to the new bill, striking work will be a non-bailable offence and police can arrest a striking employee without warrant.
 A) Kerala
 B) Karnataka
 C) Tamil Nadu
 D) Maharashtra
  
184Armed Forces Flag Day is observed on _______________.
 A) 8-Dec
 B) 5-Dec
 C) 7-Dec
 D) 11-Dec
  
185Spanish football giant Barcelona has signed a deal with which tech giant to allow the chipmaker's logo to appear on the inside of players' shirts in Dec 2013?
 A) IBM
 B) Google
 C) Intel
 D) Facebook
  
186China's first lunar rover named ___________ landed on Moon in Dec 2013.
 A)  Jade Yutu
 B)  Jade Rabbit
 C) Made Rabbit
 D) None of These
  
187Which Indian University launched a book titled -Nirbhaya: Ek Atmachintan- to mark a year since the brutal gangrape of a Delhi paramedic student in Dec 2013?
 A) Deli University
 B) Mumbai University
 C) Jawaharlal Nehru University
 D) Calcutta University
  
188US Fed reserve decided to cut its monthly bond purchases to __________ from USD 85 billion starting in January 2014 (announced in Dec 2013).
 A) USD 70 billion
 B) USD 65 billion
 C) USD 75 billion
 D) USD 80 billion
  
189Which city was ranked top in public transport among Indian cities, according to a study of the International Association of Public Transport (UTIP) released in Dec 2013?
 A) New Delhi
 B) Kolkata
 C) Mumbai
 D) Bangalore
  
190Which Indian PSU has been awarded the prestigious India Pride Awards for Excellence in Central PSUs in India Image Enhancement in Dec 2013?
 A) BHEL
 B) BEML
 C) IRCON International Limited
 D) None of These

 
 
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181Ans) UK
182Ans) 8.75%
183Ans) Karnataka
184Ans) 7-Dec
185Ans) Intel
186Ans) Jade Rabbit
187Ans) Mumbai University
188Ans) USD 75 billion
189Ans) Kolkata
190Ans) IRCON International Limited