Current Affairs Jan 2015 Quiz - 12

111The Supreme Court announced its much-awaited verdict on IPL Spot fixing and former BCCI chief N Srinivasan's conflict of interest case in Jan 2015. The apex Court gave verdict that _________ can't contest BCCI polls till he gives up commercial interest in CSK.
A) Lalit Modi
B) N Srinivasan
C) Jagmohan Dalmiya
D) Sharad Pawar
112Indian American author___________ has been awarded with the prestigious DSC Prize for Literature for her book "The Lowland" in Jan 2015
A) Arundhati Roy
B) Vijay Shesadri
C) Jhumpa Lahiri
D) Amitav Ghosh

113Which Indian bank has signed a loan agreement for 100 million euro with European Investment Bank for lending to private businesses in India in Jan 2015?
B) Punjab National Bank
C) State Bank of India
D) HDFC Bank
114The Reserve Bank of India has kept the SLR rate unchanged at  ________ during its announcement of sixth bi-monthly monetary policy review in Jan 2015.
A) 23.5%
B) 22.5%
C) 23%
D) 22%
115Who has been appointed as the new Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone India in Jan 2015?
A) Gopal Vittal
B) Alok Kumar
C) Himanshu Kapania
D) Sunil Sood
116Ms ___________ Paulina Vega won the Miss Universe title at function held in Florida in Jan 2015.
B) Colombia
C) Brazil
D) Argentina
117The 66th Republic Day was observed on 26th Jan 2015 across the nation with different parade functions organized at different locations. Who was the chief guest for this year-s republic day parade?
A) Hilary Clinton
B) Vladimir Putin
C) Barack Obama
D) John Kerry
118Famous ____________ and creator of common man, RK Laxman passed away in a Pune hospital in Jan 2015.
A) Cartoonist
B) Actor
C) Author
D) Journalist
119Famous cartoonist and creator of common man, RK Laxman passed away in a Pune hospital in Jan 2015. He was awarded with which highest Indian civilian award?
A) Padmashri
B) Padma Bhushan
C) Padma Vibhushan
D) Bharat Ratna
120Anti-austerity Syriza party led by ________ has won general election held in Greece in Jan 2015 and he will be the next Prime Minister of Greece.
A) Yanis Varoufakis
B) Antonis Samaras
C) Alexis Tsipras
D) Panos Kammenos

111Ans) N Srinivasan
112Ans) Jhumpa Lahiri
113Ans) State Bank of India
114Ans) 22%
115Ans) Sunil Sood
116Ans) Colombia
117Ans) Barack Obama
118Ans) Cartoonist
119Ans) Padma Vibhushan
120Ans) Alexis Tsipras

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