Current Affairs Jan 2015 Quiz - 5

41Senior IAS officer __________ was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog, newer version of planning commission, in Jan 2015.
A) Atul Khare
B) M Sathiyavathy
C) Sindhushree Khullar
D) Ajay Kumar
42World Bank President Jim Yong Kim has projected Indian economic growth at _________ for the next year 2015 (announced in Jan 2015).
A) 5.1%
B) 5.7%
C) 6.4%
D) 6.9%

43Who has been appointed as the Chief Justice of Bangladesh in Jan 2015?
A) Justice S Verma
B) Justice Md. Muzammel Hossain
C) Justice S K Sinha
D) Justice Md. Tafazzul Islam
44India's Army Day is observed on?
A) 10th Jan
B) 15th Jan
C) 25th Jan
D) 30th Jan
45Which movie won the Best Movie award in the drama category at the 72nd Golden Globe Award held in Jan 2015?
A) Foxcatcher
B) Boyhood
C) The Imitation Game
D) The Theory of Everything
46Which famous politician was awarded with Padma Vibhushan award, India's second highest civilian, in Jan 2015?
A) Atal Bihari Bajpayee
B) Murli Manohar Joshi
C) L. K. Advani
D) None of These
47Tennis legend Roger Federer won his record number 1000th win the men-s professional tennis area while he defeated Milos Raonic by 6-4, 6-7, 6-4 in the final match in jan 2015.. With this he became the only _______ player in the world to achieve this feat.
A) First
B) Second
C) Third
D) Fourth
48Who has been selected for the Vikram Sarabhai memorial award for the year 2015 for his outstanding contribution to R&D in the field of space science at the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) (announced in Jan 2015)?
A) K. Kasturi Rangan
B) Satish Dhawan
C) M.Y.S. Prasad
D) G. Madhavan Nair
49Which Indian IT Services Company acquired SOFGEN Holdings (SOFGEN), a niche consulting and services company specialising in private wealth, commercial and retail banking solutions, in Jan 2015?
A) Infosys
B) Tech Mahindra
C) Wipro
50India's Index of Industrial Production, the most important parameter to judge performance of industrial sector, grew by _______ in November (announced in Jan 2015).
A) 5.1%
B) 1.1%
C) 3.8%
D) 2.9%

41Ans) Sindhushree Khullar
42Ans) 6.4%
43Ans) Justice S K Sinha
44Ans) 15th Jan
45Ans) Boyhood
46Ans) L. K. Advani
47Ans) Third
48Ans) M.Y.S. Prasad
49Ans) Tech Mahindra
50Ans) 3.8%

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