Current Affairs Jan 2015 Quiz - 7

61India's overall inflation, measured by the Wholesale Price Index (WPI), stood at _________ December (announced in Jan 2015).
A) 1.1%
B) 0.6%
C) 0.11%
D) -0.5%
62"Global Family Day" is observed on?
A) 1-Jan
B) 11-Jan
C) 6-Jan
D) 22-Jan

63Bollywood star __________ has been awarded with the Social Media Person of the Year award by Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI)in Jan 2015.
A) Shahrukh Khan
B) Dilip Kumar
C) Amitabh Bachchan
D) Amir Khan
64Former Australia fast bowler _________ announced retirement from all forms of cricket in Jan 2015.
A) Glenn McGrath
B) Brett Lee
C) Mitchell Johnson
D) Jason Gillespie
65Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi joined which political party in Jan 2015 before the assembly election in Delhi?
A) Congress
D) None of These
66Microsoft founder Bill Gates was awarded with Padma Bhushan award, India's third highest civilian, in which category in Jan 2015?
A) Social Work
B) Science and Engineering
C) Literature and Education
D) None of These
67Union Minister of State for Parliamentary and Minority Affairs ____________ was sentenced to a one-year jail term by a local court in Jan 2015 after being convicted for breaching prohibitory orders in the run-up to the 2009 Lok Sabha election.
A) Syed Shahnawaz Hussain
B) Sabir Ali
C) Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
D) None of These
68Largest shareholder of cash trapped SpiceJet, Maran Family, has agreed to transfer its entire 53% stake to original promoter________ in Jan 2015.
A) Ajay Singh
B) Arjun Singh
C) Subir Singh
D) Amit Singh
69India's open water swimmer _________ has set a world record by swimming 1.4 miles in 52 minutes in one degree temperature in the Antarctic Ocean in Jan 2015.
A) Bhakti Sharma
B) Subodh Sarkar
C) Sunita Sharma
D) Anita Pal
70Who won the Best Actor award in drama category at the 72nd Golden Globe Award held in Jan 2015?
A) Steve Carell
B) Michael Keaton
C) Joaquin Phoenix
D) Eddie Redmayne

61Ans) 0.11%
62Ans) 1-Jan
63Ans) Amitabh Bachchan
64Ans) Brett Lee
65Ans) BJP
66Ans) Social Work
67Ans) Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
68Ans) Ajay Singh
69Ans) Bhakti Sharma
70Ans) Eddie Redmayne

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