Current Affairs December 2013 Quiz 20

191Dr. Michiaki Takahashi who developed a vaccine for the _______ virus passed away at the age of 85 due to heart failure in December 2013 in Osaka, Japan.
 A) Chicken Pox
 B) Tuberculosis
 C) Alzheimer Disease
 D) None of These
  
192Which Indian airport received Sword of Honour award, first airport in India to receive this award, in Dec 2013?
 A) Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai
 B) Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi
 C) Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Hyderabad
 D) Kempe Gowda International Airport, Bangalore
  
193Who became the Ambassador of US and took charge in Dec 2013?
 A) Subrahmanyam Jaishankar
 B) Ashok k. kantha
 C) Nirupama Rao
 D) None of These
  
194Pran Chopra, the veteran journalist and first editor of ________ died in Dec 2013.
 A) The Hindu
 B) The Statesman
 C) The Times of India
 D) None of These
  
195Who has been named the regional brand ambassador by the UNICEF to promote its Total Sanitation Campaign in India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal in Dec 2013?
 A) Sachin Tendulkar
 B) Amitabh Bachchan
 C) MS Dhoni
 D) Rahul Dravid
  
196_________ based nuclear energy conglomerate Areva SA is the technology provider for the proposed nuclear power plant at Jaitapur in Maharashtra and was working with Nuclear Energy Corporation of India (NPCIL) and Department of Atomic Energy (DAE).
 A) UK
 B) Germany
 C) France
 D) Ireland
  
197Which currency overtook the euro in October and became the second-most used currency in trade finance, global transaction services organisation SWIFT announced in Dec 2013?
 A) British Pound
 B) Yuan
 C) Yen
 D) None of These
  
198The Securities and Exchange Board of India(SEBI) panel, headed by_______, has suggested that trades by promoters, employees, directors and their immediate relatives would need to be disclosed internally to the company in Dec 2013.
 A) C Rangarajan
 B) Deepak Mohanty
 C)  N. K. Sodhi
 D) Gowri Mukherjee
  
199Who was appointed as the acting Chairman and Managing  Director of Export Import bank of India in Dec 2013?
 A) Abraham Koshy
 B) Anurag Jain
 C) P Pradeep Kumar
 D) Arun Tiwari
  
200Who has taken over as Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh for the third consecutive term in Dec 2013?
 A) Ashok Gehlot
 B) Sivraj Singh Chauhan
 C)  Raman Singh
 D) None of These

 
 
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191Ans) Chicken Pox
192Ans) Rajiv Gandhi International Airport of Hyderabad
193Ans) Subrahmanyam Jaishankar
194Ans) The Statesman
195Ans) Sachin Tendulkar
196Ans) France
197Ans) Yuan
198Ans) N. K. Sodhi
199Ans) Anurag Jain
200Ans) Sivraj Singh Chauhan