Current Affairs January 2016 Quiz - 23

221India has been ranked at ___________  in Tourism and Travel Competitive Index as per the World Economic Forum (Davos) Report published in Jan 2016.
 A) 59th
 B) 46th
 C) 52nd
 D) 70th
  
222Which Indian bank has bagged three awards at the -National Payments Excellence Awards 2015- event held in Jan 2016?
 A) State Bank of India
 B) HDFC Bank
 C) ICICI Bank
 D) Corporation Bank

223Professional networking platform LinkedIn appointed ____________ as Country Manager for India, with immediate effect in Jan 2016. India has one of the largest userbase for LinkedIn, which has more than 400 million members globally.
 A) Nishant Rao
 B) Leslie Berland
 C) Kirthiga Reddy
 D) Akshay Kothari
  
224India-s leading IT services Company Wipro has appointed ________________ as the new CEO of the company in Jan 2016?
 A) T K Kurien
 B) Anant Gupta
 C) Abidali Neemuchwala
 D) Rishav Premji
  
225Which Tech company in partnership with Indian Railways launched its first free high-speed public WiFi service in the country at the Mumbai Central Railway Station in Jan 2016?
 A) Facebook
 B) Google
 C) Microsoft
 D) LinkedIn
  
226The Pune IPL franchise, new team for upcoming IPL 2016 is owned by ________________.
 A) Harsh Goenka
 B) Adi Godrej
 C) Harshavardhan Neotia
 D) Sanjiv Goenka
  
227___________, the amputee mountaineer who set a record by climbing the Mount Everest also conquered Mount Aconcagua in Argentina on 25th December 201.
 A) Premlata Agarwal
 B) Bachendri Pal
 C) Arunima Sinha
 D) Aparna Kumar
  
228Who was selected for the 51st Jnanpith award in Jan 2016 for his contribution to the Indian literature?
 A) Bhalachandra Nemade
 B) Arun Kolatkar
 C) Vinda Karandikar
 D) Raghuveer Chaudhary
  
229Which British footballer has been voted 2015 England Player of the Year in Jan 2016 for the fourth time?
 A) Wayne Rooney
 B) David Beckham
 C) Frank Lampard
 D) Steven Gerrard
  
230Which movie won the 'Best Motion Picture - Musical Or Comedy' award at the Golden Globe Award 2016 held in Jan 2016?
 A) The Martian
 B) The Revenant
 C) The Big Short
 D) Intersteller

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
221Ans) 52nd
222Ans) Corporation Bank
223Ans) Akshay Kothari
224Ans) Abidali Neemuchwala
225Ans) Google
226Ans) Sanjiv Goenka
227Ans) Arunima Sinha
228Ans) Raghuveer Chaudhary
229Ans) Wayne Rooney
230Ans) The Martian

 
 
 
 
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