Current Affairs Feb 2015 Quiz - 7

61Indian economy grew by __________ in the third quarter (September-December) of the current fiscal year 2014-15 (announced in Feb 2015).
A) 7.1%
B) 7.5%
C) 8.1%
D) 6.9%
62Growth in Indian agriculture sector stood at _________ in the third quarter (September-December) of the current fiscal year 2014-15 (announced in Feb 2015).
A) 2.3%
B) 1.1%
C) 4.5%
D) 6.8%

63"International Mother Language Day" is observed on ______________?
A) 21st Feb
B) 25th Feb
C) 24th Feb
D) 20th Feb
64Which Indian has been awarded the inaugural Charleston-EFG John Maynard Keynes Prize in recognition of his contribution to society, as per the announcement made in Feb 2015?
A) Jagdish Bhagwati
B) Amartya Sen
C) Arvind Panagariya
D) T. N. Srinivasan
65Which BJP leader-s name was included in the LIMCA book of records in Feb 2015 for being the only woman of the country to represent the same Lok Sabha constituency on the same party ticket for eight consecutive times.
A) Sumitra Mahajan
B) Meira Kumar
C) Poonam Mahajan
D) Sushma Swaraj
66Who won the Best Actress in the leading role award at the BAFTA 2015 Awards held in Feb 2015?
A) Amy Adams
B) Jennifer Aniston
C) Reese Witherspoon
D) Julianne Moore
67Who has been given additional charge as Managing Director and CEO of PSU bank Punjab National Bank with immediate effect in Feb 2015?
A) K R Kamath
B) S.S. Mundra
C) Gauri Shankar
D) Rakesh Sethi
68Which Indian telecom company has partnered with social networking giant Facebook to offer free data access to select popular websites for all its existing and new customers in Feb 2015?
A) Reliance Communications
B) Vodafone
C) Idea
D) Airttel
69Which album won the Best World Music Album award at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards held in Feb 2015?
A) Toumani & Sidiki - Toumani Diabaté and Sidiki Diabaté
B) Traces of You - Anoushka Shankar
C) Magic - Sérgio Mendes
D) Eve - Angélique Kidjo
70Novi Digital Entertainment Pvt Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of __________, secured certain media rights relating to the Indian Premier League (IPL) for approximately Rs.302.2 crore over a three-season period, annunced in Feb 2015.
A) Star India
B) Ten Sports
C) Espn India
D) Sony India

61Ans) 7.5%
62Ans) 1.1%
63Ans) 21st Feb
64Ans) Amartya Sen
65Ans) Sumitra Mahajan
66Ans) Julianne Moore
67Ans) Gauri Shankar
68Ans) Reliance Communications
69Ans) Eve - Angélique Kidjo
70Ans) Star India

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