Current Affairs July 2013 Quiz - 11

101The finance ministry has identified whom as the chief executive of Bhartiya Mahila Bank in July 2013?
 A) Usha Ananthasubramanian
 B) Archana Bhargava
 C) Shubhalakshmi Panse
 D) None of These
  
102The Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) has appointed whom as its Presiding Officer in July 2013?
 A) Justice T Meena Kumari
 B)  Justice J.P. Devadhar
 C) Justice S Verma
 D) Justice Arun Mishra
  
103Who has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of the Industrial Financial Corporation of India (IFCI) in July 2013?
 A) Rajeev Rishi
 B) M S Raghavan
 C) Santosh B Nayar
 D) M.V. Tanksale
  
104The RBI has increased the Marginal Standing Facility, MSF rate to ______ from the current 8.25% to arrest rupee fall in July 2013.
 A) 9.5%
 B) 10%
 C) 10.25%
 D) 9.75%
  
105Controversial Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi passed away in July 2013. His name was involved in which scandal?
 A) Coalgate Scandal
 B) Bofors scandal
 C) Scorpene Deal scam
 D) Tatra scam
  
106In the biggest foreign investment pullout in Indian history, which steel maker  scrapped its USD 12 billion (Rs 50,000 crore) steel plant in Odisha in July 2013?
 A) Nippon Steel
 B) Posco
 C) ArcelorMittal
 D) None of These
  
107Paul Bhattacharjee passed away in July 2013. He was a famous _________.
 A) Actor
 B) Author
 C) Painter
 D) Singer
  
108US President Barack Obama has nominated whom to head the South Asia bureau in the US state department in July 2013?
 A) Srikanth Srinivasan
 B) Vince Girdhari Chhabria
 C) Nisha Desai Biswal
 D) Neal Katyal
  
109Samar Mukherjee, a freedom fighter, passed away in July 2013. He was associated with which political party?
 A) Bhartiya Janta Party
 B) Communist Party of India-Marxist
 C) Indian National Congress
 D) Janata Dal
  
110Who was sworn in as the 40th Chief Justice of India (CJI) in July 2013?
 A) Justice Altamas Kabir
 B) Justice P Sathasivam
 C) S. H. Kapadia
 D) K. G. Balakrishnan

 
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Answers...
101Ans) Usha Ananthasubramanian
102Ans) Justice J.P. Devadhar
103Ans) Santosh B Nayar
104Ans) 10.25%
105Ans) Bofors scandal
106Ans) ArcelorMittal
107Ans) Actor
108Ans) Nisha Desai Biswal
109Ans) Communist Party of India-Marxist
110Ans) Justice P Sathasivam