Current Affairs January 2016 Quiz - 16

151Who has been elected as the new President of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) for 2016 in Jan 2016?
 A) Sanjeev Sharma
 B) Arvind Saxena
 C) Mamta Binani
 D) Ashish Saraf
  
152Famous __________ lyricist and film-maker Geethapriya passed away of cardiac arrest in Jan 2016. He was 84. He also received the Dr. B. Saroja Devi National Award and Sandesha Awards in 2012.
 A) Tamil
 B) Kannada
 C) Telugu
 D) Malayalam

153Which team won the 'Best Cricket Association of the Year for overall performance' award for 2016 given by the BCCI in Jan 2016?
 A) West Bengal
 B) Delhi
 C) Maharashtra
 D) Karnataka
  
154Chandila of Rajasthan Royals and Hiken Shah of ____________--- IPL teams have been handed a lifetime ban and a five year ban respectively for their involvement in the IPL spot fixing scam.
 A) Kings XI Punjab
 B) Mumbai Indian
 C) Royal Challengers Bangalore
 D) Deccan Chargers
  
155The World Economic Forum's 2016 annual meeting was held in ____________ like every year in Jan 2016.
 A) Rome
 B) Geneva
 C) Davos
 D) None of These
  
156Who won the 'FIFA Women's World Player of the Year' award for 2016 given by FIFA in Jan 2016?
 A) Carli Lloyd
 B) Alex Morgan
 C) Abby Wambach
 D) Hope Solo
  
157Who won the 'Best Music Director' award at the 61st Filmfare Awards held in Jan 2016?
 A) A.R. Rahman
 B) Amaal Mallik, Ankit Tiwari, Meet Bros Anjjan
 C) Anupam Roy
 D) Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy
  
158Bollywood stars _____________ have been roped in as the new brand ambassadors for the Incredible India campaign after replacing Aamir Khan in Jan 2016. Both of them will be part of the campaign without charging any fee for next three-year time period.
 A) Shahrukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra
 B) Amitabh Bachchan and Priyanka Chopra
 C) Amitabh Bachchan and Aisharya Rai
 D) Amitabh Bachchan and Deepika Padukone
  
159Famous danseuse Mrinalini Sarabhai passed away in Ahmedabad in Jan 2016. She was 97.  She was awarded with which highest civilian award by Indian Government?
 A) Padma Shri
 B) Padma Bhushan
 C) Padma Vibhushan
 D) Bharat Ratna
  
160Indian football referee ____________ qualified to officiate international football matches conducted by FIFA in Jan 2016.
 A) Rubadevi Gurusamy
 B) Monika Jana
 C) Rupa Deviwas
 D) Pranjal Banerjee

 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
151Ans) Mamta Binani
152Ans) Kannada
153Ans) Karnataka
154Ans) Mumbai Indian
155Ans) Davos
156Ans) Carli Lloyd
157Ans) Amaal Mallik, Ankit Tiwari, Meet Bros Anjjan
158Ans) Amitabh Bachchan and Priyanka Chopra
159Ans) Padma Bhushan
160Ans) Rupa Deviwas

 
 
 
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