Current Affairs January 2016 Quiz - 2

11UN official, ____________, has been appointed as UN High Commissioner for Refugees in Jan 2016.
 A) António Guterres
 B) Mário Soares
 C) Filippo Grandi
 D) Mariano Gago
  
12Which movie won the 'Best Picture - Animated' award at the Golden Globe Award 2016 held in Jan 2016?
 A) Brave
 B) The Good Dinosaur
 C) Inside Out
 D) Kung Fu Panda-2

13India's National Voters Day was observed on?
 A) 26th Jan
 B) 15th Jan
 C) 25th Jan
 D) 30th Jan
  
14Who was chosen for the novel-of-the-year prize at Britain's Costa Book Awards 2015 in Jan 2016. The Costa Book Awards is one of the UK-s most prestigious and popular literary prizes.
 A) Philip Pullman
 B) J. K. Rowling
 C) Kate Atkinson
 D) Ian McEwan
  
15Who won the 'Best Actress - Drama' award at the Golden Globe Award 2016 held in Jan 2016?
 A) Jennifer Lawrence
 B) Kate Winslet
 C) Brie Larson
 D) Sandra Bullock
  
16Who has been elected as Chairman of General Motors (GM) Board of Directors with immediate effect in Jan 2015?
 A) Mary Barra
 B) Theodore Solso
 C) Ginni Rometty
 D) Daniel Akerson
  
17Former Chief Justice of India Sarosh Homi Kapadia passed away in Jan 2016 in Mumbai. He was 68. He was the _________ Chief Justice of India.
 A) 37th
 B) 38th
 C) 39th
 D) 40th
  
18Who won the 'Best Actress in a Supporting Role' award at the Golden Globe Award 2016 held in Jan 2016?
 A) Jennifer Lawrence
 B) Kate Winslet
 C) Brie Larson
 D) Sandra Bullock
  
19Famous Music director ____________ was selected for Kerala Tourism-s Nishagandhi Puraskaram 2016 for his artistic excellence and contribution to the Indian film music industry in Jan 2016. The award carries a purse of Rs.1, 50,000, citation and a statuette.
 A) A R Rahman
 B) Ilaiyaraja
 C) S. P. Balasubrahmanyam
 D) M. S. Viswanathan
  
20Who won the 'Best Actor - Musical Or Comedy' award at the Golden Globe Award 2016 held in Jan 2016?
 A) Matt Damon
 B) Leonardo Dicaprio
 C) Sylvester Stallone
 D) Channing Tatum

 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
 
11Ans) Filippo Grandi
12Ans) Inside Out
13Ans) 25th Jan
14Ans) Kate Atkinson
15Ans) Brie Larson
16Ans) Mary Barra
17Ans) 38th
18Ans) Kate Winslet
19Ans) Ilaiyaraja
20Ans) Matt Damon

 
 
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