Current Affairs January 2013 Quiz 14

131Who has became the first woman Speaker of the Singapore parliament recently in Jan 2013?
 A) Ellen Lee
 B) Grace Fu
 C) Josephine Teo
 D) Halimah Yacob
  
132Which Australian Cricketer has retired from Test Cricket after playing the final test match against Sri Lanka in Jan 2013?
 A) Ricky Ponting
 B) Glenn McGrath
 C) Michael Hussey
 D) Justin Langer
  
133Recently who has been awarded with the Mother Teresa Memorial International Award for Social Justice for 2012 on 31st Dec 2012?
 A) Arvind Kejriwal
 B) Anna Hazare
 C) Sanjiv Bhatt
 D) Prashant Bhusan
  
134Who has been recently appointed as the new China envoy to India in Jan 2013?
 A) Ai Qing
 B) Wei Wei
 C) Liu Xiaobo
 D) Hao Ting
  
135The Astronautical Society of India (ASI) has chosen whom for 2010 ASI award for rocket and related technologies in Jan 2013?
 A) V.K. Saraswat
 B) A.E. Muthunayagam
 C) P. Kunhikrishna
 D) G. Satheesh Reddy
  
136Which state has recently announced 30% reservation for rural candidates in Govt. jobs in all sectors?
 A) Haryana
 B) Tamil Nadu
 C) Bihar
 D) Assam
  
137Which Indian actor has been recently awarded with Padma Bhushan Award 2013 by Indian Government in Jan 2013?
 A) Amitabh Bachchan
 B) Dev Anand
 C) Rajesh Khanna
 D) Dilip Kumar
  
138Who has been appointed as the new Secretary of Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) in Dec 2012?
 A) S. S. Mundra
 B) S Raman
 C) MS Sahoo
 D) Ashwani Kumar
  
139Famous _________ M.S. Gopalakrishnan, recipient of both Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri, passed away in Jan 2013.
 A) sitarist
 B) Violinist
 C) Guitarist
 D) Singer
  
140Who has been appointed as the new commandant of National Defence Academy in Jan 2013?
 A) K.T. Parnaik
 B) Ashok Singh
 C) Kulwant Singh Gill
 D) None of These

 
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Current Affairs January 2013 Quiz - 14 Answers
131Ans) Halimah Yacob
132Ans) Michael Hussey
133Ans) Sanjiv Bhatt
134Ans) Wei Wei
135Ans) G. Satheesh Reddy
136Ans) Assam
137Ans) Rajesh Khanna
138Ans) MS Sahoo
139Ans) Violinist
140Ans) Kulwant Singh Gill