Current Affairs February 2016 Quiz - 13

121India's overall inflation, measured by the Wholesale Price Index (WPI), stood at ____________ in January 2016 (announced in Feb 2016).
 A) (-) 0.9%
 B) (-) 1.99%
 C) (-) 0.73%
 D) 0.15%
  
122Who has been given one more year extension as Chairman of Capital Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) in Feb 2016?
 A) CB Bhave
 B) T S Vijayan
 C) Upendra Kumar Sinha
 D) None of These

123Justice ___________ was sworn-in as the Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court by Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao in Feb 2016.
 A) Mohit Shah
 B) Dheerendra Hiralal Waghela
 C) Vineet Saran
 D) D H Waghela
  
124Indian American ___________ will become the first Indian-American Judge of the U S Supreme Court (announced in Feb 2016).
 A) Anamika Sinha
 B) Srikanth Srinivasan
 C) Davinder Singh
 D) Rajiv S. Khanna
  
125_________ Music Director and Composer Rajamani, passed away in Feb 2016 following a sudden heart attack. He was 60. He had composed music for around 70 films.
 A) Tamil
 B) Malayalam
 C) Telugu
 D) Kannada
  
126Which singer won the Album of the Year award at the 58th annual Grammy Awards for her pop album "1989" in Feb 2016?
 A) Katy Perry
 B) Selena Gomez
 C) Taylor Swift
 D) Justin Bieber
  
127Former UN Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali recently passed away in Feb 2016. He was 93. He was the first UN chief from Africa and served from January 1992 to December 1996. He was from which country?
 A) Egypt
 B) Libya
 C) Nigeria
 D) Kenya
  
128Whp has been appointed as the head of Indian Cost Accounts Service (ICoAS) in Feb 2016, also the first woman to occupy the post?
 A) Sanjeev Sharma
 B) Aruna Sethi
 C) Atul Sobti
 D) Ashish Saraf
  
129Noida based Company Ringing Bells launched the world's cheapest 3G smartphone at just ___________ in Feb 2016 which is going to disrupt the surging smartphone market in India.
 A) Rs 151
 B) Rs 351
 C) Rs 251
 D) Rs 291
  
130India-s railway ticket booking portal IRCTC has announced its tie-up with __________ for a one-tap payment solution for rail ticket bookings in Feb 2016
 A) Frecharge
 B) Paytm
 C) mRupee
 D) None of These

 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
121Ans) (-) 0.9%
122Ans) Upendra Kumar Sinha
123Ans) Dheerendra Hiralal Waghela
124Ans) Srikanth Srinivasan
125Ans) Malayalam
126Ans) Taylor Swift
127Ans) Egypt
128Ans) Aruna Sethi
129Ans) Rs 251
130Ans) mRupee

 
 
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