Current Affairs July 2014 Quiz 18

171Which bollywood starhas been appointed as the horticulture ambassador of Maharashtra in July 2014?
 A) Amitabh Bachchan
 B) Anupam Kher
 C) Amir Khan
 D) Shahrukh Khan
172The Vijay Mallya Story written by ___________ published by Penguin Books Limited in July 2014.
 A) Udaya Tara Nayar
 B) K Gopinath
 C) K Giriprakash
 D) None of These

173India-s mid-tier IT services Company Hexaware Technologies has appointed ___________as Chief Executive officer in July 2014.
 A) M S Mehta
 B) R Srikrishna
 C) Lalit Jalan
 D) P. R. Chandrasekar
174__________________ of Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) party was elected as the seventh President of Iraq in July 2014.
 A) Nouri al-Maliki
 B) Hussein al-Musawi
 C) Muhammad Fuad Masum
 D) None of These
175The novel -The Lives of Others- written by India-born British Indian writer ______________ was shortlisted for Man Booker Prize 2014 in July 2014.
 A) Amitabh Ghosh
 B) Neel Mukherjee
 C) Jhumpa Lahiri
 D) None of These
176The US economy, the largest economy in the world, grew at an annual rate of ________ during the second quarter (April-June) of the current year (announced in July 2014).
 A) 0.8%
 B) 2.1%
 C) 4%
 D) 1.7%
177Who won his second PGA Tour title held in July 2014? He finished at 17-under 263, while Furyk shot a 69 for second place on 16-under.
 A) Jim Furyk
 B) Tim Clark
 C) Carl Pettersson
 D) Stewart Cink
178IAF chief ___________, took over as the Chairman, Chiefs of Staffs Committee, in July 2014. The Chairman, Chiefs of Staffs Committee is the senior-most military officer in the country.
 A) Bikram Singh
 B) Dalbir Singh Suhag
 C) Robin K Dhowan
 D) Arup Raha
179National institute for customs and central excise  will be set up in _________ as per the Union budget announced in July 2014?
 A) Uttar Pradesh
 B) Andhra Pradesh
 C) Karnataka
 D) Uttarakhand
180Senior IRS officer _____________ is all set to be appointed as the new Chairman of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), the apex authority of the Income Tax department (announced in July 2014).
 A) K.V. Chowdary
 B) R.K. Tewari
 D) Shashi Kant Sharma
 D) A P M Mohammed Hanish

Check below for Answers...
171Ans) Amitabh Bachchan
172Ans) K Giriprakash
173Ans) R Srikrishna
174Ans) Muhammad Fuad Masum
175Ans) Neel Mukherjee
176Ans) 4%
177Ans) Tim Clark
178Ans) Arup Raha
179Ans) Karnataka
180Ans) K.V. Chowdary