Current Affairs February 2014 Quiz - 18

171Which Indian shooter has become the first person to clinch three gold medals in the Inter-Shoot Tri-series Shooting in the Air Pistol event held at Hague, Netherlands in Feb 2014?
 A) Abhinav Bindra
 B) Saurav Ghosal
 C) Annu Raj Singh
 D) Rahi Sarnobot
172Which NGO won the Gold Shield and Hall of Fame for Excellence award in Financial Reporting for the year 2012-13 by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) in Feb 2014?
 A) Care Promise Welfare Society
 B) Alexis Centre For Women's Development
 C) Akshaya Patra Foundation
 D) Comet Media Foundation
173The 101st edition of annual Session of Indian Science Congress (ISC) was held in which university in Feb 2014? Dr. Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of India
inaugurated the event.
 A) Bombay University
 B) Calcutta University
 C) Delhi University
 D) University of Jammu
174Which Indian state has become the first state to legally ban the consumption of all forms of smokeless tobacco including pan masala in Feb 2014?
 A) Haryana
 B) Guajarat
 C) Maharashtra
 D) Assam
175Which Indian state announced to set up an Automotive Industrial Development Centre named as "Auto City" in Feb 2014 to offer investment facilitation services to companies willing to invest in the automotive industry?
 A) Tamil Nadu
 B) Guajarat
 C) Maharashtra
 D) Haryana
176Prime Minister of India inaugurated Indira Paryavaran Bhawan in ________ in Feb 2014. This Bhawan will house the Ministry of Environment and Forest and will be India-s first on site Net Zero Building.
 A) Dehradun
 B) Gurgaon
 C) New Delhi
 D) Hyderabad
177Indian Government has set up a one-man expert committee headed by ________ in Feb 2014 to study and examine the demand of a separate Bodoland state from Assam.
 A) G K Pillai
 B) Sam Pitroda
 C) Sudarsanam Srinivasan
 D) Arun Maira
178IRCTC launched _______ Scheme in February 2014 to make payment process fast and to reduce transaction failures due to bank payment related problems.
 A) E-Paisa
 B) E-Wallet
 C) E-Money
 D) E-Credit
179Indian Government increased the workdays under MNREGA from 100 days to  __________ for tribals in Feb 2014.
 A) 120 days
 B) 130 days
 C) 150 days
 D) 180 days
180Which Indian publishing house has agreed to withdraw American Indologist Wendy Doniger-s book "The Hindus: An Alternative History" from the Indian market following an out-of-court settlement in Feb 2014?
 A) Penguin India
 B) Tata Mcgrow Hill
 C) Pearson India
 D) None of These

Check below for Answers:
171Ans) Abhinav Bindra
172Ans) Akshaya Patra Foundation
173Ans) University of Jammu
174Ans) Assam
175Ans) Tamil Nadu
176Ans) New Delhi
177Ans) G K Pillai
178Ans) E-Wallet
179Ans) 150 days
180Ans) Penguin India