Current Affairs July 2014 Quiz 13

121India-s two wheeler maker __________ was named as the title sponsor of the Indian Super League, the first IPL type franchise-based football league in the country (announced in July 2014).
 A) Honda Motors
 B) Bajaj Auto
 C) TVS Motors
 D) Hero MotoCorp
  
122India has been ranked as the worst performer among BRICS nation as per the annual GII survey published by Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization in July 2014. India is now placed at ________ position compared to 66th position last year while other BRICS countries saw gain in their rankings.
 A) 73rd
 B) 82nd
 C) 76th
 D) 85th

 
123Which Country has been ranked at No1 position based on the Global Innovation Index for the fourth-straight year, as per the annual GII survey published by Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization in July 2014?
 A) USA
 B) Switzerland
 C) Australia
 D) UK
  
124Asian Development Bank (ADB) has upgraded India's economic growth forecast to 6.3% in next financial year 2015-16 on hopes of speedy reform process (publihsed in July 2014). At the same time, it has retained India-s economic growth forecast at ________ for the current financial year 2013-14.
 A) 5.1%
 B) 5.5%
 C) 4.8%
 D) 6.3%
  
125India-s IT services company ___________ has acquired Atco I-Tek, the IT services arm of Canadian logistics and utilities provider Atco, for USD 195 million in July 2014.
 A) HCL Technologies
 B) Infosys
 C) Wipro
 D) TCS
  
126Which Indian company has become the first private company to post USD 1 billion quarterly profit as it announced its first quarter result in July 2014?
 A) Tata Motors
 B) TCS
 C) Reliance Industries
 D) Tata Steel
  
127Largest retailer in UK Tesco has appointed whom as the new Chief Executive Officer of Tesco with effective from 1st October 2014 (announced in July 2014)?
 A) Dave Lewis
 B) Terry Leahy
 C) Philip Clarke
 D) Justin King
  
128The 20th Commonwealth Games is held in Glasgow, ___________ in July 2014.
 A) England
 B) Switzerland
 C) Scotland
 D) Ireland
  
129The foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows into India jumped by more than 100% to USD 3.60 billion in May, which is the highest FDI inflow in the last eight months. (Announced in July 2014). India received maximum FDI from which country?
 A) UK
 B) Japan
 C) Mauritius
 D) USA
  
130How much money was allocated for national rural drinking water programme as per the Union budget announced in July 2014?
 A) Rs. 3,600 crore
 B) Rs. 4,200 crore
 C) Rs. 6,000 crore
 D) Rs. 7,500 crore

 
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Answers:
121Ans) Hero MotoCorp
122Ans) 76th
123Ans) Switzerland
124Ans) 5.5%
125Ans) Wipro
126Ans) Reliance Industries
127Ans) Philip Clarke
128Ans) Scotland
129Ans) Mauritius
130Ans) Rs. 3,600 crore