Current Affairs July 2016 Quiz - 14

131Which American telecom/tech company acquired US Internet company Yahoo for around USD 5 billion in an all cash deal in Jul 2016?
 A) AT&T
 B) Verizon
 C) Cisco
 D) Vodafone
132Which Indian bank has launched a new facility called -Green PIN- in Jul 2016 which is an online module for generation of Personal Identification Number (PIN) for credit card holders?
 A) ICICI Bank
 B) Kartanaka Bank
 C) Corporation Bank
 D) HDFC Bank

133Which formula One driver won the 2016 Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix held in July 2016?
 A) Nico Rosberg
 B) Lewis Hamilton
 C) Sebastian Vettel
 D) Kimi Raikkonen
134The water resources, river development and Ganga rejuvenation ministry formed a committee headed by __________, member of National Ganga River Basin Authority to prepare guidelines for distillation of Ganga River from Bhimgauda (Uttarakhand) to Farakka (West Bengal) in Jul 2016.
 A) Aruna Sundararajan
 B) Ajay Bhushan Pandey
 C) Madhav Chitale
 D) Buddha Rashmi Mani
135Kolkata-based FMCG and Cigarette Company ITC Ltd has named ___________ as Chief Operating Officer of the company in Jul 2016 who will succeed its longest serving Chairman YC Deveshwar.
 A) K V R Murthy
 B) Sohini Rajola
 C) Sanjiv Puri
 D) Vishal Kapoor
136The Reserve Bank of India has imposed a penalty of Rs 5 crore on ____________ for its involvement in an alleged Rs. 6,000 crore forex related irregularities last year in Jul 2016.
 B) Bank of Baroda
 D) Bank of India
137Which Indian IT services company has been ranked as the top employer in the Indian IT industry as per report published by industry body Nasscom in Jul 2016?
 A) Cognizant
 B) Wipro
 C) Infosys
 D) Tata Consultancy Services
138Indian Online buy-sell platform __________ has acquired Bengaluru-based online recruitment firm Hiree for an undisclosed amount in Jul 2016.
 B) Shopclues
 C) Quikr
 D) Paytm
139Famous violinist _____________ has awarded with 2016 Sangita Kalanidhi award in Jul 2016, also became first female violinist to receive this award.
 A) Saindhavi
 B) Embar Kannan
 C) A Kanyakumari
 D) None of These
14017th Kargil Vijay Diwas is observed on ________  in honour of the Kargil War Heroes across the country.
 A) 15th July
 B) 22nd July
 C) 24th July
 D) 26th July

131Ans) Verizon
132Ans) Corporation Bank
133Ans) Lewis Hamilton
134Ans) Madhav Chitale
135Ans) Sanjiv Puri
136Ans) Bank of Baroda
137Ans) Tata Consultancy Services
138Ans) Quikr
139Ans) A Kanyakumari
140Ans) 26th July

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