Current Affairs January 2014 Quiz - 5

41The Central government announced to create an Equal Opportunity Commission as recommended by the ______________ in Jan 2014.
 A) Gadgil Committee
 B) Verma Committee
 C) Sachar Committee
 D) None of These
42Which movie won the "Best Motion Picture, Drama" award in the 71st annual Golden Globes Awards presented in January 2014?
 A) 12 Years a slave
 B) American Hustle
 C) The Wolf of Wall Street
 D) Dollas Buyers Club
43Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2014 was held in which city in Jan 2014?
 A) Hyderabad
 B) Mumbai
 C) Bangalore
 D) New Delhi
44The Centre will soon appoint whom as Chairman of the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal to take up pending applications (announed in Jan 2014).
 A) Justice R. Banumathi
 B) Justice N.P. Singh
 C) Justice B.S. Chauhan
 D) Justice Ranjana Prakash Desai
45An RBI panel headed by ________ has suggested setting up of specialised banks to cater to low income households to ensure that all citizens have bank accounts by 2016 in Jan 2014 which will pave way for significant changes in Indian banking structures.
 A) Nachiket Mor
 B) Urijit Patel
 C) Usha Thorat
 D) Narayanan Vaghul
46Future Generali India Life Insurance Company Ltd has appointed whom as the new Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer in Jan 2014.
 A) Raj Jain
 B) Munish Sharda
 C) Pankaj Madan
 D) Joseph Massey
47India's Army Day is observed on?
 A) 10th Jan
 B) 15th Jan
 C) 25th Jan
 D) 30th Jan
48The euro zone's unemployment rate stood at ______ in November (announced in Jan 2014).
 A) 13.5%
 B) 12.1%
 C) 11.5%
 D) 12.8%
49The Telenor Group has nominated whom as the new Chief Executive Officer of Uninor with immediate effect in Jan 2014?
 A) Nigel Harris
 B) Joginder Singh
 C) Morten Karlsen Sorby
 D) Sigve Brekke
50India has been ranked ______ out of 25 countries with weapons-usable nuclear materials, as per the 2014 Nuclear Threat Initiative-s Nuclear Materials Security Index released in Jan 2014.
 A) 15th
 B) 21st
 C) 23rd
 D) 18th

Check below for Answers:
41Ans) Sachar Committee
42Ans) 12 Years a slave
43Ans) New Delhi
44Ans) Justice B.S. Chauhan
45Ans) Nachiket Mor
46Ans) Munish Sharda
47Ans) 15th Jan
48Ans) 12.1%
49Ans) Morten Karlsen Sorby
50Ans) 23rd