Current Affairs February 2016 Quiz - 23

221Famous __________ Comedy actor Kumarimuthu passed away in Feb 2016. He was 77.
 A) Tamil
 B) Kannada
 C) Telugu
 D) Malayalam
  
222India has been ranked ___________ among the top five most disaster hit countries in 2015, the hottest year on record, having suffered more than 2,800 deaths and over Rs 22,000 crore economic damage in the last year alone.
 A) first
 B) second
 C) third
 D) fourth

223The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has banned umpire _________ for five years in Feb 2016 after its disciplinary committee found him guilty of corrupt practices.
 A) Ahsan Raza
 B) Asad Rauf
 C) Aleem Dar
 D) None of These
  
224Who has been appointed as the new President of the CA Institute in Feb 2016?
 A) Nilesh S Vikamsey
 B) M Devaraja Reddy
 C) Rahul Taneja
 D) None of These
  
225President Pranab Mukherjee declared which Indian state as the first digital state of the country in Feb 2016?
 A) Maharashtra
 B) Karnataka
 C) Kerala
 D) Haryana
  
226Which company acquired BandPage for USD 8 million in Feb 2016?
 A) Yahoo
 B) Microsoft
 C) Facebook
 D) Google
  
227The ministry of railways signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the government of ____________ for technical cooperation in Feb 2016.
 A) France
 B) Germany
 C) Sweden
 D) Finland
  
228Global tech giant Apple has confirmed its 1st technology centre in India at ________, at a cost of USD 25 million in Feb 2016.
 A) Pune
 B) Bangalore
 C) Hyderabad
 D) Noida
  
229Indo-British filmmaker __________ has won the Bafta for his poignant documentary -Amy- on late British singer Amy Winehouse
 A) James Gay?Rees
 B) Tim Bevan
 C) Asif Kapadia
 D) None of These
  
230India-s first indigenously developed lightest revolver (gun) ______ weighing merely 250 grams was successfully launched to boost the "Make In India" initiative in Fen 2016. It has been designed and manufactured by the state-run Rifle Factory Ishapore located in West Bengal.
 A) Nirbhaya
 B) Nirbheek
 C) Nidar
 D) None of These

 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
221Ans) Tamil
222Ans) third
223Ans) Asad Rauf
224Ans) M Devaraja Reddy
225Ans) Kerala
226Ans) Google
227Ans) Sweden
228Ans) Hyderabad
229Ans) Asif Kapadia
230Ans) Nidar

 
 
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