Current Affairs July 2013 Quiz - 1

1Which Indian two wheeler company acquired 49.2% stake in US-based high-end motorcycle maker Erik Buell Racing (EBR) for USD 25 million in July 2013?
 A) TVS Auto
 B) Bajaj Auto
 C) Hero MotoCorp
 D) Mahindra
  
2ISRO has launched India's first navigation satellite in July 2013. What is its name?
 A) IRNSS-5B
 B) PSLV C22
 C) IRNSS-1A
 D) None of These
  
3Who has been appointed as India-s new Foreign Secretary in July 2013?
 A) Nirupama Rao
 B) Chokila Iyer
 C) Sujata Singh
 D) None of These
  
4Global professional services firm Ernst & Young has appointed whom as its new Global Chairman and CEO in July 2013?
 A) Gary Kenneth Toomey
 B) Mark Weinberger
 C) Joe Kaeser
 D) Etienne Benet
  
5"World Population Day" is observed on _____________.
 A) 6-July
 B) 21-July
 C) 11-July
 D) 15-July
  
6Which Indian two wheeler company launched its new motorcycle 'Centuro' in the highly competitive 100-110 cc segment in July 2013?
 A) TVS Auto
 B) Bajaj Auto
 C) Hero MotoCorp
 D) Mahindra
  
7Who has been appointed as new governor of Meghalaya in July 2013?
 A) Krishan Kant Paul
 B) Ranjit Shekhar Mooshahary
 C) Shriniwas Patil
 D) B P Singh
  
8As per Global Innovation Index 2013 report, published by Cornell University (INSEAD) World Intellectual Property Organisation, which country topped the list?
 A) United States
 B) United Kingdom
 C) Switzerland and Sweden
 D) Netherlands
  
9India has been ranked _______ among 142 countries in the Global Innovation Index 2013 published in July 2013?
 A) 61st
 B) 66th
 C) 68th
 D) 70th
  
10The Delhi Metro has taken over the operations of Airport Express link in Delhi from which company in July 2013?
 A) IRB Infra
 B) Reliance Infra
 C) GMR Infra
 D) Jayprakash Infra

 
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Answers...
1Ans) Hero MotoCorp
2Ans) IRNSS-1A
3Ans) Sujata Singh
4Ans) Mark Weinberger
5Ans) 11-July
6Ans) Mahindra
7Ans) Krishan Kant Paul
8Ans) Switzerland and Sweden
9Ans) 66th
10Ans) Reliance Infra