Current Affairs June 2014 Quiz - 16

151Delhi University Vice-Chancellor ________ resigned in June 2014 following issues with Central Government and the University Grants Commission (UGC) regarding DU-s four-year undergraduate programme (FYUP).
 A) Sudhir Kumar Sopory
 B) Prof. Talat Ahmad
 C) Dinesh Singh
 D) Lalji Singh
152Who was awarded with an honorary doctor of laws degree from York University in Toronto, Canada in June 2014 for his achievements in promoting innovations, exemplary leadership and corporate social responsibility?
 A) Adi Godrej
 B) N R Narayana Murthy
 C) Ratan Tata
 D) Anand Mahindra
153Who has been elected as the Vice-Chairman of Bar Council of India, New Delhi in June 2014?
 A) Justice R. Banumathi
 B) Justice N.P. Singh
 C) Justice S L Bhojegowda
 D) Justice B.S. Chauhan
154The Government extended the validity of concessional excise duty regime provided for the capital goods, automobiles and consumer durables sectors in interim budget in February for __________  in June 2014.
 A) Twelve Months
 B) Three Months
 C) Six Months
 D) Nine Months
155Which Indian Airlines Company was chosen to become part of the global airlines' grouping, Star Alliance in June 2014?
 A) Spice Jet
 B) Go Indigo
 C) Air India
 D) Jet Airways
156India-s capital market regulator, SEBI has reorganized the committee in June 2014 that advises it on matters related to secondary market. The Secondary Market Advisory Committee is chaired by ___________.
 A) Jayanth R Varma
 B) Kuldip Kaura
 C) Sunil Dutt
 D) Jayanth R Varma
157Which Indian PSU bank and trade body Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) have announced in June 2014 that they will jointly facilitate women entrepreneurs by addressing their finance requirements for technological up-gradation, marketing, diversification in their businesses.
 A) Allahabad Bank
 B) State Bank of India
 C) Bharatiya Mahila Bank
 D) Bank of Baroda
158State government of Madhya Pradesh appointed ____________as the brand ambassador of maternal and child health campaign, Mamta Abhiyan in June 2014.
 A) Vidya Balan
 B) Madhuri Dixit
 C) Hema Malini
 D) Juhi Chawla
159Which Regional Rural Bank has won the Platinum Award for 'excellence'- in banking awarded by Skoch Group in June 2014?
 A) Andhra Pragathi Grameena Bank
 B) Kaveri Grameena Bank
 C) Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank
 D) Bangiya Gramin Vikash Bank
160Which Indian shooter became the first Indian to win two medals in a single World Cup competition after his first-ever Gold medal and One Silver at the ISSF World Cup in Maribor, Slovenia held in June 2014? With this he also became the first Indian to win three medals in successive ISSF Shooting World Cup.
 A) Abhinav Bindra
 B) Jitu Rai
 C) Annu Raj Singh
 D) Rahi Sarnobot

Check below for answers:
151Ans) Dinesh Singh
152Ans) Ratan Tata
153Ans) Justice S L Bhojegowda
154Ans) Six Months
155Ans) Air India
156Ans) Jayanth R Varma
157Ans) Bharatiya Mahila Bank
158Ans) Madhuri Dixit
159Ans) Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank
160Ans) Jitu Rai