Current Affairs Jan 2015 Quiz - 4

 
31Who has taken charge as the new Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Indian Overseas Bank in Jan 2015?
A) M Narendra
B) K R Kamath
C) S. S. Mundra
D) R Koteeswaran
32India-s Unemployment rate increased marginally to _______ in the financial year 2013-14, due to increased unemployment in rural areas as per the latest survey report by Labour Bureau in Jan 2015.
A) 5.7%
B) 4.1%
C) 4.9%
D) 6.3%

 
33India's Martyrs' Day is observed on?
A) 10th Jan
B) 15th Jan
C) 25th Jan
D) 30th Jan
34Chat application company, ________ Messenger has acquired a US-based free voice-calling firm Zip Phone in Jan 2015.
A) WeChat
B) Hike
C) Whatsapp
D) None of These
35Who won the Presidential election held in Sri Lanka in Jan 2015?
A) Mahinda Rajapaksa
B) Sarath Fonseka
C) Chandrika Kumaratunga
D) Maithripala Sirisena
36AirlineRatings.com, safety and product rating website, has published the list of top ten safest airlines and top ten safest low cost airlines for 2015 in Jan 2015. Which airlines secured No1 rank in the list?
A) Cathay Pacific Airways
B) Qantas airways
C) Etihad Airways
D) Air New Zealand
37Ritesh Batra-s movie ____________ has bagged a nomination in the non-English best film category at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards in Jan 2015.
A) The Good Road
B) Liar's Dice
C) The Lunchbox
D) None of These
38Tata-s newly launched airlines Vistara flew its first flight on 9th January from Delhi to Mumbai. Vistara is a joint venture between Tata and ____________ where Tata holds 51% stake.
A) Cathay Pacific Airways
B) Qantas airways
C) Etihad Airways
D) Singapore Airlines
39The US unemployment rate stood at ________ in Dec 2014 (announced in Jan 2015).
A) 5.8%
B) 5.6%
C) 6.3%
D) 5.1%
40China's inflation, measured by consumer price index, stood at __________ in December 2014 (announced in Jan 2015).
A) 2%
B) 1.2%
C) 3.1%
D) 1.5%

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
31Ans) R Koteeswaran
32Ans) 4.9%
33Ans) 30th Jan
34Ans) Hike
35Ans) Maithripala Sirisena
36Ans) Qantas airways
37Ans) The Lunchbox
38Ans) Singapore Airlines
39Ans) 5.6%
40Ans) 1.5%

 
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