Current Affairs Feb 2015 Quiz - 5

 
41Indian-American __________ has been appointed as the Member of the Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations (ACTPN), a key administration position in the United States (US) in Feb 2015.
A) Shantanu Narayen
B) Anshu Jain
C) Ajaypal Singh Banga
D) Indra Nooyi
42Who has been appointed as the Director General of the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) in Feb 2015?
A) Atul Khare
B) M Sathiyavathy
C) Sindhushree Khullar
D) MO Garg

 
43Which author has been selected for the prestigious Jnanpith award for the year 2014 (announced in Feb 2015). With this, he will be the 50th recipient of the award.
A) Bhalachandra Nemade
B) Arun Kolatkar
C) Vinda Karandikar
D) Vishnu Sakharam Khandekar
44"World Day of the Sick" is observed on ______________?
A) 12th Feb
B) 13th Feb
C) 14th Feb
D) 17th Feb
45Which e-commerce giant has acquired 25% stake in Indian mobile payments and ecommerce platform Paytm owner One97 Communications in Feb 2015?
A) Amazon
B) Alibaba
C) eBay
D) None of These
46Which movie won the Best Animated Movie award at the BAFTA 2015 Awards held in Feb 2015?
A) The Lego Movie
B) Big Hero 6
C) The Boxtrolls
D) None of These
47Central Government has announced that it would infuse _________ in nine public sector banks including SBI, Bank of Baroda (BoB) and Punjab National Bank (PNB) in order to improve their capital structure as per latest global risk norms in Feb 2015.
A) Rs. 4,990 crore
B) Rs. 6,990 crore
C) Rs. 9,990 crore
D) Rs. 10,990 crore
48Which City has become the first Wi-Fi-enabled metro city in India where 4G free Wi-fi services was launched in Feb 2015?
A) Mumbai
B) Kolkata
C) Bangalore
D) Hyderabad
49Indian __________ won his maiden European Tour title after defeating Austrian Bernd Wiesberger in a in the final match of the Malaysian Open in Feb 2015.
A) Anirban Lahiri
B) Gaganjeet Bhullar
C) Shiv Chawrasia
D) Jeev Milkha Singh
50Who won the Best new Artist award at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards held in Feb 2015?
A) Iggy Azalea
B) Sam Smith
C) Bastille
D) Brandy Clark

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
41Ans) Ajaypal Singh Banga
42Ans) MO Garg
43Ans) Bhalachandra Nemade
44Ans) 12th Feb
45Ans) Alibaba
46Ans) The Lego Movie
47Ans) Rs. 6,990 crore
48Ans) Kolkata
49Ans) Anirban Lahiri
50Ans) Sam Smith

 
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