Current Affairs June 2015 Quiz - 1

1Bangladesh honored former Indian Prime Minister ___________ in June 2015 for his outstanding support for its independence from Pakistan in 1971 when he was a Lok Sabha member.
 A) Manmohan Singh
 B) Lal Krishna Advani
 C) Atal Behari Vajpayee
 D) Rajnath Singh
2Who was sworn-in as the 19th Governor of Arunachal Pradesh in June 2015?
 A) Nirbhay Sharma
 B) Jyoti Prasad Rajkhowa
 C) Nabam Tuki
 D) Syed Ahmed

3Famous Scientist ________ has been appointed as the 12th Director of the Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC) in June 2015. He joined ISRO in 1982 in the PSLV project and has contributed towards mission planning, design, integration, and analysis.
 A) M.C. Dathan
 B) K. Sivan
 C) Vijay Anand A
 D) Tapan Misra
4"World Blood Donor Day" is observed on __________.
 A) 4-June
 B) 24-June
 C) 14-June
 D) 15-June
5India-s eight core sector industries growth stood at ________ in April (announced in June 2015).
 A) 0.2%
 B) 0.3%
 C) -0.4%
 D) None of These
6Three Indian iconic players have joined newly-constituted advisory panel of the BCCI to guide the Board in all matters related to Cricket in June 2015. Who in the list is not among them?
 A) Sachin Tendulkar
 B) Sourav Ganguly
 C) V V S Laxman
 D) Rahul Dravid
7Former Indian team captain ___________ was retained as director of the Indian cricket team for the tour of Bangladesh held in June 2015.
 A) Ravi Shastri
 B) Sunil Gavaskar
 C) Dilip Vengsarkar
 D) K Srikanth
8The Reserve Bank of India has cut repo rate by 25 bps to  ________ during its announcement of bi-monthly monetary policy review in June 2015.
 A) 7.25%
 B) 7.75%
 C) 7.5%
 D) 7%
9More than 400 people were killed as a ship capsized on the _________ in Southern China due to a cyclone in June 2015.
 A) Yangtze River
 B) Salween River
 C) Songhua River
 D) Huai River
10Who was awarded with a Norwegian prize for freedom of expression by the Norwegian Academy of Literature and Freedom of Expression in June 2015?
 A) Glenn Greenwald
 B) Julian Assange
 C) Edward Snowden
 D) John Oliver

1Ans) Atal Behari Vajpayee
2Ans) Jyoti Prasad Rajkhowa
3Ans) K. Sivan
4Ans) 14-June
5Ans) -0.4%
6Ans) Rahul Dravid
7Ans) Ravi Shastri
8Ans) 7.25%
9Ans) Yangtze River
10Ans) Edward Snowden

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