Current Affairs June 2015 Quiz - 8

71Indian Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand lost to world champion Magnus Carlsen from a winning position to finish ___________ in the blitz event held in June 2015.
 A) Third
 B) Fourth
 C) Fifth
 D) Sixth
  
72"World Refugee Day" is observed on __________.
 A) 24-June
 B) 22-June
 C) 20-June
 D) 21-June

 
73Indian striker _________ became the first Indian footballer to score 50 international goals in 87 matches after scoring a goal against World Cup qualifying match against Guam in June 2015.
 A) Bhaichung Bhutia
 B) Sunil Chhetri
 C) Robin Singh
 D) Syed Rahim Nabi
  
74Election Commission of India (ECI) has suspended recognition of the _________ led by PA Sangma which was a recognized state party in Meghalaya under para 16A of the Election Symbols (Reservation and Allotment) Order, 1968 after the party failed to file the election expenditure statement incurred in 2014 Lok Sabha elections within the prescribed limit of 90 days.
 A) National Worker's Party
 B) Nationalist Congress Party
 C) National People-s Party
 D) None of These
  
75Which country has been ranked as the most violent place as per Global Peace Index 2015 published in June 2015?
 A) Libya
 B) Afghanisthan
 C) Syria
 D) Egypt
  
76Senior IPS officer _________ has been appointed as Director, National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) in June 2015.
 A) Subhash Joshi
 B) K Durga Prasad
 C) Ajay Chadha
 D) Archana Ramasundaram
  
774. India-s greatest architect __________ passed away in Mumbai in June 2015. He was awarded with the Padma Shri (1972), Padma Vibhushan (2006) awards by Government of India. He was also awarded Royal Gold Medal for Architecture (1984) by the Royal Institute of British Architects.
 A) Shirish Patel
 B) Pravina Mehta
 C) Charles Correa
 D) Raj Rewal
  
78Which country has been ranked at top position in the list as the world's most peaceful place as per Global Peace Index 2015 published in June 2015?
 A) Denmark
 B) Iceland
 C) Austria
 D) Switzerland
  
79India has been ranked at _________ position out of 162 countries in the latest annual ranking ofGlobal Peace Index 2015 published in June 2015.
 A) 132nd
 B) 145th
 C) 143rd
 D) 128th
  
80The Union Government has also decided to increase the number of workdays under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) from 100 days to _______ in drought-affected areas of the country in June 2015.
 A) 120 days
 B) 150 days
 C) 180 days
 D) 200 days

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
71Ans) Fifth
72Ans) 20-June
73Ans) Sunil Chhetri
74Ans) National People-s Party
75Ans) Syria
76Ans) Archana Ramasundaram
77Ans) Charles Correa
78Ans) Iceland
79Ans) 143rd
80Ans) 150 days

 
 
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