Current Affairs February 2016 Quiz - 11

101Indian origin lawyer, _______________, has been named as Vice-Chairman of the Paris based International Chamber of Commerce Commission (ICC) on Corporate Responsibility and Anti-corruption in Feb 2016.
 A) Anamika Sinha
 B) Srikanth Srinivasan
 C) Davinder Singh
 D) Rajiv S. Khanna
  
102National Deworming Day was observed on _________ in twelve states of India. It is an initiative to reduce the threat of parasitic worm infections, a widespread health issue affecting over 24 crore children in India alone.
 A) 21-Feb
 B) 15-Feb
 C) 10-Feb
 D) 6-Feb

103Leslie Bassett, Pulitzer winning ________ passed away in Oakwood, Georgia in Feb 2016. He was 93.
 A) actor
 B) author
 C) composer
 D) historian
  
104____________ football legend Anatoli Ilyin passed away in Feb 2016. He was 84. He was the scorer of the first ever UEFA European Championship qualifying goal which helped his country to secure Olympic gold in 1956.
 A) Dutch
 B) French
 C) Soviet
 D) Hungarian
  
105Which football player has been named Liga BBVA Player of the Month for January, for the first time.
 A) Cristiano Ronaldo
 B) Lionel Messi
 C) Neymar
 D) Luis Suárez
  
106Which Indian state has emerged as India's fastest growing state, with a growth rate of 9.7% in 2013-14, as per a study by India Spend published in Feb 2016?
 A) Bihar
 B) Tripura
 C) Meghalaya
 D) Assam
  
107Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Make in India Week in __________ in Feb 2016 which aims to gather momentum for Indian Government-s Make in India initiatives.
 A) Bangalore
 B) Hyderabad
 C) New Delhi
 D) Mumbai
  
108Chief Executive Officer Vinita Gupta and managing director Nilesh Gupta, ___________ have been chosen for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2015. With this, they will now represent India at the EY World Entrepreneur of the Year Award (WEOY) in Monte Carlo from 7-12 June 2016.
 A) Aurovindo Pharma
 B) Lupin Ltd
 C) Dr Reddys
 D) Dabur
  
109Who has been appointed as the new Chairman of TERI in Feb 2016?
 A) Ajay Mathur
 B) Rajendra K. Pachauri
 C) Ashok Chawla
 D) None of These
  
110Facebook India Managing Director _________- quit from the Indian MD role in Feb 2016 after Facebook shuts down its free basic services in India following TRAI-s decision not to allow Net Neutrality.
 A) Rajan
 B) Kirthiga Reddy
 C) Akshay Kothari
 D) Nishant Rao

 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
101Ans) Davinder Singh
102Ans) 10-Feb
103Ans) composer
104Ans) Soviet
105Ans) Lionel Messi
106Ans) Meghalaya
107Ans) Mumbai
108Ans) Lupin Ltd
109Ans) Ashok Chawla
110Ans) Kirthiga Reddy

 
 
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