Current Affairs June 2014 Quiz - 2

11The Reserve Bank of India has relaxed the eligibility limit for foreign exchange remittances to ___________ from USD 75,000 in June 2014. RBI reduced the limit last year only from USD 200,000 due to steep depreciation of Indian Rupee
 A) USD 150,000
 B) USD 100,000
 C) USD 125,000
 D) USD 175,000
  
12Who has been given additional charge as Chairman of the India-s largest company Indian Oil Corp in June 2014?
 A) R.S. Butola
 B) S. Narsing Rao
 C) R K Malhotra
 D) A.K. Dubey
  
13"International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking" is observed on __________.
 A) 26-June
 B) 24-June
 C) 21-June
 D) 29-June
  
14Ravi Kant, non-executive vice-chairman of __________, retired from the Board on 31st May 2014 on attaining the age of 70 as per the Company-s retirement policy.
 A) Mahindra & Mahindra
 B) Tata Motors
 C) Tata Steel
 D) Tata Consultancy Services
  
15Which Indian batsman won the Ceat International Cricketer of the Year award for 2013-14 (announced in June 2014)?
 A) Shikhar Dhawan
 B) MS Dhoni
 C) Virat Kohli
 D) Suresh Raina
  
16Who was also sworn in as the Governor of the newly formed Indian state Telangana in June 2014?
 A) D. Y. Patil
 B) Shekhar Dutt
 C) Janaki Ballabh Patnaik
 D) E S L Narasimhan
  
17Union ____________ Minister Gopinath Munde passed away in June 2014 after he met with a road accident in Delhi.
 A) Railway
 B) Human Resource Development
 C) Rural Development
 D) Mining
  
18India-s core sector output, consisting of eight key sectors, growth stood at ______ in April (announced in May 2014).
 A) -1.1%
 B) 0.5%
 C) 2.5%
 D) 4.2%
  
19The Reserve Bank of India has kept marginal standing facility (MSF) rate unchanged at ________ during its announcement of June 2014 monetary policy review.
 A) 10%
 B) 9%
 C) 8%
 D) 7%
  
20Hindustani __________ Dhondutai passes away in Mumbai in June 2014.
 A) Author
 B) Actress
 C) Singer
 D) Artist

 
 
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Answers:
11Ans) USD 125,000
12Ans) R K Malhotra
13Ans) 26-June
14Ans) Tata Motors
15Ans) Virat Kohli
16Ans) E S L Narasimhan
17Ans) Rural Development
18Ans) 4.2%
19Ans) 9%
20Ans) Singer