Current Affairs January 2013 Quiz 8

71India's IIP growth for the month of November 2012 (Published in Jan 2013) stood at?
 A) -0.1%
 B) 0.1%
 C) 1.7%
 D) -0.5%
  
72India-s Retail inflation, measured by the Consumer Price Index stood at _______ in December.
 A) 9.97%
 B) 9.90%
 C) 10.56%
 D) 10.75%
  
73The Central government has increased the amount for construction of houses for rural poor from Rs 45,000 to ______ in plains as a part of its famous Indira Awas Yojana in Jan 2013.
 A) Rs 70,000
 B) Rs 60,000
 C) Rs 75,000
 D) Rs 65,000
  
74Who won the Best Actress award in "Best Performance in a Motion Picture - Drama" category in the recently held 70th Golden Globe Awards in Jan 2013?
 A) Anne Hathaway
 B) Jessica Chastain
 C) Jennifer Lawrence
 D) Claire Danes
  
75Who was honoured with France's Simone de Beauvoir Prize for Women's Freedom in Jan 2013?
 A) Ai Xiaoming
 B) Lyudmila Ulitskaya
 C) Malala Yousafzai
 D) None of These
  
76Which movie has received the highest number of nominations for the 85th Academy Awards declared in Jan 2013?
 A) Lincoln
 B) Life of Pi
 C) Argo
 D) Amour
  
77Which State Run bank has signed a MOU with Chamber of Indian Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (CIMSME) in Kolkata recently in Jan 2013?
 A) State Bank of India
 B) Bank of Baroda
 C) Allahabad Bank
 D) Punjab National Bank
  
78Who has been appointed as the Chairman and Managing Director of Canara Bank in January 2013?
 A) Raj Kumar Goyal
 B) R K Dubey
 C) S. S. Mundra
 D) Ashwani Kumar
  
79Which company has acquired MacLellan Integrated Services India, a Chennai-based company from its US promoter in Jan 2013?
 A) Compass Group PLC
 B) Sodexo
 C) ARAMARK
 D) None of These
  
80Which euro zone country has the unemployment rate of 26.8% which is the highest unemployment rate by any euro zone member country in December 2012.
 A) Italy
 B) Portugal
 C) Spain
 D) Greece

 
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Current Affairs January 2013 Quiz - 8 Answers
71Ans) -0.1%
72Ans) 10.56%
73Ans) Rs 70,000
74Ans) Jessica Chastain
75Ans) Malala Yousafzai
76Ans) Lincoln
77Ans) Allahabad Bank
78Ans) R K Dubey
79Ans) Sodexo
80Ans) Greece