Current Affairs July 2013 Quiz - 5

41Who has been named for the Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony for the year 2013 in recognition of his outstanding contribution to cultural harmony?
 A) Pt. Ravi Shankar
 B) Zubin Mehta
 C) Amjad Ali Khan
 D) None of These
42Which Pakistani Cricketer has been banned for life by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for indulging in spot-fixing during the 2009 English county season in July 2013?
 A) Mohammed Hafeez
 B) Salman Batt
 C) Danish Kaneria
 D) None of These
43Which state Government has launched a new program named --Anna Bhagya-- in July 2013? Government wants to distribute 30 kg rice at one rupee per Kg to over 98 lakh BPL and Antyodaya card holders in the state using this scheme.
 A) Rajasthan
 B) Madhya Pradesh
 C) Karnataka
 D) Gujarat
44Who has been selected as Co-Vice Chairman of Intergovernmental Board of Climate Services (IBCS) during its first meeting held at Geneva in July 2013?
 A) Dr Laxman Singh Rathore
 B) Jagadish Shukla
 C) P.R. Pisharoty
 D) None of These
45Padmashri Mahasundari Devi passed away at her native village, Ranti, near Madhubani in July 2013. She was famous _________.
 A) Actor
 B) Author
 C) Painter
 D) Singer
46Which company won the -Company of the Year- award in the semiconductor and product design category at the India Electronics Awards 2013 (announced in July 2013)?
 A) eInfochips
 B) Magma Labs
 C) Atrenta
 D) Interra Systems
47South and North Malabar Gramin banks have been merged to form a new RRB named as ______________ in July 2013.
 A) Konkan Gramin Bank
 B) Malabar Gramin Bank
 C) Kerala Gramin Bank
 D) None of These
48Who has been appointed as a coach of the senior men's hockey team in July 2013 after chief coach Michael Nobbs was sacked because of non-performance?
 A) Josť Brasa
 B) Mir Ranjan Negi
 C) Maharaj Krishan Kaushik
 D) None of These
49IMF has revised Economic outlook for India in July 2013. As per IMF, growth rate in India will be around _______ in 2013.
 A) 5.8%
 B) 6.3%
 C) 5.6%
 D) 6.4%
50Young all-rounder Parveez Rasool has created history by becoming the first cricketer from_____________ to be named in the Indian team for Zimbabwe tour held in July 2013.
 A) Jammu and Kashmir
 B) Assam
 C) Himachal Pradesh
 D) Arunachal Pradesh

Check below for answers..........

41Ans) Zubin Mehta
42Ans) Danish Kaneria
43Ans) Karnataka
44Ans) Dr Laxman Singh Rathore
45Ans) Painter
46Ans) eInfochips
47Ans) Kerala Gramin Bank
48Ans) Maharaj Krishan Kaushik
49Ans) 5.6%
50Ans) Jammu and Kashmir