Current Affairs July 2016 Quiz - 16

151Which Indian human rights activist has been conferred with the Ramon Magsaysay Award for 2016?
 A) Medha Patkar
 B) Rashida Bee
 C) Bezwada Wilson
 D) Bunker Roy
  
152Awardees for Ramon Magsaysay Award for 2016 include Conchita Carpio-Morales from __________, Indonesin Dompet Dhuafa, Vientiane Rescue from Laos and the Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers.
 A) Thailand
 B) Philippines
 C) Taiwan
 D) Malaysia

153__________ death anniversary of former President Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam was observed across the nation on 27th July 2016.
 A) First
 B) Second
 C) Third
 D) Fourth
  
154The Lok Sabha has passed the Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Bill which prohibits employment of children below __________ in all occupations except in family business, with the provision for the imprisonment of up to two years for any violation.
 A) 12 years
 B) 14 years
 C) 15 years
 D) 16 years
  
155India-s Foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows grew by 7% to USD 10.55 billion during the first quarter (April-June) of FY 2016-17. Which sector attracted maximum FDI during the month?
 A) Medicine
 B) Defence
 C) Telecom
 D) Services
  
156The World Hepatitis Day was observed across the world on _____________. The theme this year was 'Elimination'.The goal is to eliminate hepatitis as a public health threat by 2030.
 A) 17th July
 B) 20th July
 C) 28th July
 D) 30th July
  
157Who has been appointed as Secretary of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology as part of a major top-level bureaucratic reshuffle by the Central government in JUl 2016.
 A) Aruna Sundararajan
 B) Ajay Bhushan Pandey
 C) Madhav Chitale
 D) Buddha Rashmi Mani
  
158Which tech company acquired NetSuite Inc for around USD 9.3 billion to expand into the fast-growing cloud market in Jul 2016?
 A) Microsoft
 B) Apple
 C) Oracle Corp
 D) SAP
  
159The Union Cabinet has approved to increase Individual foreign investment cap to __________ in Indian stock exchanges compared to earlier cap of 5% in Jul 2016.
 A) 10%
 B) 12%
 C) 15%
 D) 20%
  
160An 18-year-old Indian-American ______________ has become the youngest delegate at the Democratic National Convention which has nominated Hillary Clinton as the party's presidential candidate.
 A) Rishi Nair
 B) Sruthi Palaniappan
 C) Advay Ramesh
 D) None of These

 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
151Ans) Bezwada Wilson
152Ans) Philippines
153Ans) First
154Ans) 14 years
155Ans) Services
156Ans) 28th July
157Ans) Aruna Sundararajan
158Ans) Oracle Corp
159Ans) 15%
160Ans) Sruthi Palaniappan

 
 
 
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