Current Affairs January 2014 Quiz - 2

11Former ________ CFO and Board Member V Balakrishnan joined the Aam Admi Party in Jan 2014.
 A) TCS
 B) HCL Technologies
 C) Wipro
 D) Infosys
  
12Which has launched skill development program named as -Udaan- for youths in Jammu and Kashmir in co-ordination with NSDC (National Skill Development Corporation) and the Government of Jammu & Kashmir (J&K) in Jan 2014?
 A) State Bank of India
 B) Canara Bank
 C) Punjab National Bank
 D) Central Bank of India
  
13Who took charge as the new Chairman and Managing Director of PSU Company Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd (RINL) in Jan 2014?
 A) P. Madhusudan
 B) A.P Choudhury
 C) S.K. Sharma
 D) Arun Kumar Gupta
  
14Who won "Best Director" award in Film Fare Award 2014 presented in January 2014?
 A) Ritesh Batra
 B) Abhishek Kapoor
 C) Rohit Shetty
 D) Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra
  
15Who took charge as the Chairman and Managing Director of defence public sector Bharat Electronics Ltd in Jan 2014?
 A) P. Madhusudan
 B) A.P Choudhury
 C) S.K. Sharma
 D) Arun Kumar Gupta
  
16India-s core sector output, consisting of eight key sectors, growth stood at _______ in November (announced in Jan 2014).
 A) 2.4%
 B) 5.8%
 C) 1.7%
 D) 3.1%
  
17Expert Committee constituted by Information and Broadcasting Ministry to review the institutional framework of Prasar Bharti has submitted its report. The committee was headed by _________.
 A) Ashok Hegde
 B) Sam Pitroda
 C) Montek Singh Ahluwalia
 D) Arun Maira
  
18World anti Leprosy Day is observed on?
 A) 10th Jan
 B) 15th Jan
 C) 25th Jan
 D) 30th Jan
  
19Justice A.K. Ganguly resigned from the post of honorary professor of the National University of Juridical Sciences after allegations of sexual harassment against him in Jan 2014. He was Human Rights Commission chairman of which state?
 A) Assam
 B) Bihar
 C) West Bengal
 D) Oddisa
  
20Which news channel won the "News Channel of the Year (Hindi)" award in the ENBA Awards 2013 announced in Jan 2014?
 A) Star News
 B) Aaj Tak
 C) NDTV
 D) None of These

 
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Answers:
11Ans) Infosys
12Ans) Canara Bank
13Ans) P. Madhusudan
14Ans) Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra
15Ans) S.K. Sharma
16Ans) 1.7%
17Ans) Sam Pitroda
18Ans) 30th Jan
19Ans) West Bengal
20Ans) Aaj Tak