Current Affairs July 2015 Quiz - 8

71Haryana Government has named _______________ as its brand ambassador for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet 'Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao' campaign to promote the cause of girl child in July 2015.
A) Parineeti Chopra
B) Priyanka Chopra
C) Deeplika Padukone
D) None of These
72Former Delhi Police Commissioner ____________ was appointed as the Chief Advisor of Security and anti-corruption unit (ACSU) of BCCI for next year-s T20 World Cup in July 2015.
A) Satyapal Singh
B) Neeraj Kumar
C) Rakesh Maria
D) None of These

73Who was appointed as Chairman of Narmada Valley Development Authority in July 2015?
A) Rakesh Sahni
B) AWK Langstieh
C) K Chandrashekhar
D) None of These
74The Reserve Bank of India formed a committee to work out a five-year (medium-term) action plan for financial inclusion headed by __________ in July 2015.
A) P. Vijaya Bhaskar
B) Jasbir Singh
C) Deepali Pant Joshi
D) Deepak Mohanty
75India's trade deficit stood at __________ in June 2015 (announced in July 2015).
A) USD 9.45 billion
B) USD 10.8 billion
C) USD 11.8 billion
D) USD 13.8 billion
76Famous ___________ playback singer Vissamraju Ramakrishna passed away in July 2015. He had sung about 5,000 songs in his nearly 4 decades long career.
A) Malayalam
B) Kannada
C) Telugu
D) Tamil
77Which city was named as the World Book Capital for 2017 by United Nations Organization for Education, Science and Culture (UNESCO), in July 2015?
A) Conakry
B) Bissau
C) Lagos
D) Abuja
78The News Development Bank (NDB), started by the BRICS countries formally began operations in its headquarters in _________ in July 2015.
A) Shanghai
B) Tokyo
C) Beijing
D) Kualalampur
79Who has been appointed as the new Economic Counsellor and Director of the IMF-s (International Monetary Fund) Research Department at the (IMF) in July 2015?
A) Olivier Blanchard
B) Maurice Obstfeld
C) Kenneth Rogoff
D) Paul Krugman
80Iconic musician Joan Sebastian passed away in July 2015 after battling bone cancer. He is from which country?
A) Mexico
B) Columbia
C) Peru
D) Brazil

71Ans) Parineeti Chopra
72Ans) Neeraj Kumar
73Ans) Rakesh Sahni
74Ans) Deepak Mohanty
75Ans) USD 10.8 billion
76Ans) Telugu
77Ans) Conakry
78Ans) Shanghai
79Ans) Maurice Obstfeld
80Ans) Mexico

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