Current Affairs June 2014 Quiz - 18

171Which has been named as the World Book Capital (WBC) for 2016 in recognition of its promoting the publishing and bookselling industries, as per announced by Unesco in June 2014?
 A) The Hague
 B) Wroclaw city
 C) Zurich
 D) Geneva
172The Federation of Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FKCCI) has awarded ITeS Company _________ with export excellence award for 2014 in June 2014. It was awarded the -Best District Export Award- in recognition of its services in the export segment.
 A) Mindtree
 B) ReNew IT
 C) OnMobile
 D) Diya Systems
173The department of public enterprises has granted Navratna status to ____________ following fulfillment of prescribed criteria. This was announced in June 2014.
With this, NBCC became the 15th and EIL 16th Navratna Company amongst 250 Central Public Sector Undertakings in the country. NBCC is a CPSE under the ministry of urban development, whereas the EIL is a PSU under the Ministry of petroleum and natural gas.
 A) Engineers India Limited (EIL)
 B) National Buildings Construction Corporation Limited (NBCC) and Engineers India Limited (EIL)
 C) National Buildings Construction Corporation Limited (NBCC)
 D) None of These
174Which PSU bank has been awarded the -Platinum SKOCH Inclusion & Deepening Award 2014- for -excellence in banking- in June 2014?
 A) Bank of India
 B) Central Bank of India
 C) Bank of Baroda
 D) UCO Bank
175France has presented Bollywood actor __________ with the 'Legion of France' award in June 2014, one of its highest civilian awards. French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius will present the award to Khan next week.
 A) Amitabh Bachchan
 B) Kamal Haasan
 C) Amir Khan
 D) Shahrukh Khan
176Famous Indian shuttler _________ won the Australian Super Series in Sydney in June 2014?
 A) Saina Nehwal
 B) PV Sindhu
 C) Jwala Gutta
 D) Aditi Mutatkar
177Who has been named as the next president of the European Commission with support from most of the EU leaders in June 2014?
 A) David Cameron
 B) Martin Schulz
 C) Herman Van Rompuy
 D) Jean-Claude Juncker
178Who was sworn in as the Governor of Karnataka in June 2014?
 A) H R Bhardwaj
 B) Shekhar Dutt
 C) K Rosaiah
 D) E S L Narasimhan
179Which Indian city has won this year-s -best city award- from news channel CNBC Awaaz in June 2014?
 A) Nagpur
 B) Chennai
 C) Kochi
 D) Indore
180Which Australia and NZ based foreign bank has received in-principle approval from the Reserve Bank to open two new branches in June 2014?
 A) ANZ group
 B) Westpac bank
 C) Bankwest
 D) None of These

Check below for answers:
171Ans) Wroclaw city
172Ans) Diya Systems
173Ans) National Buildings Construction Corporation Limited (NBCC) and Engineers India Limited (EIL)
174Ans) UCO Bank
175Ans) Shah Rukh Khan
176Ans) Saina Nehwal
177Ans) Jean-Claude Juncker
178Ans) K Rosaiah
179Ans) Kochi
180Ans) ANZ group