Current Affairs June 2013 Quiz - 2

11Who has been appointed as the new chairman of Life Insurance Corp of India in June 2013?
 A) D K Mehrotra
 B) S. Ravind
 C) S K Roy
 D) Thomas Mathew
12Which global tech company acquired cloud computing company SoftLayer Technologies in June 2013?
 B) Accenture
 C) Oracle
 D) Microsoft
13India-s FDI inflows stood at _______  in the previous financial year 2012-13, as per data published in June 2013.
 A) USD 32.42 billion
 B) USD 35.12 billion
 C) USD 22.42 billion
 D) None of These
14Which Indian Mutual Fund acquired all the existing India- domiciled schemes of Daiwa Mutual Fund in June 2013?
 A) UTI Mutual Fund
 B) Reliance Mutual Fund
 C) SBI Mutual Fund
 D) Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund
15Which country has unveiled its new bullet train, designed to travel at speeds of up to 500 kmph in June 2013?
 A) Japan
 B) China
 C) France
 D) Germany
16Tom Sharpe has died at the age of 85 in June 2013. He was famous British _____________,
 A) Novelist
 B) Journalist
 C) Politician
 D) Actor
17Who won the French Open mixed doubles title held in June 2013?
 A) Daniel Nestor and French Kristina Mladenovic
 B) Frantisek Cermak and Lucie Hradecka
 C) Katarina Srebotnik and Piet Norval
 D) None of These
18The Reserve Bank said that in- principle approval for setting up of new banks will now be valid for ___________ now from earlier duration of 1 year.
 A) 18 Months
 B) 15 Months
 C) 24 Months
 D) 36 Months
19Who has been appointed as the new National Security Adviser of President Barack Obama in June 2013?
 A) Susan Rice
 B) Tom Donilon
 C) J. Christopher Stevens
 D) Samantha Power
20Who is the new Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare after cabinet reshuffle announced in June 2013?
 A) J D Seelam
 B) Manikrao Gavit
 C) Santosh Chowdhury
 D) E M S Natchiappan

Check below for answers..........
11Ans) Thomas Mathew
12Ans) IBM
13Ans) USD 22.42 billion
14Ans) SBI Mutual Fund
15Ans) Japan
16Ans) Novelist
17Ans) Frantisek Cermak and Lucie Hradecka
18Ans) 18 Months
19Ans) Susan Rice
20Ans) Santosh Chowdhury