Current Affairs Mar 2015 Quiz - 10

91Which famous Indian businessperson has been appointed as the head of Indian Railways Innovative Council called 'Kaya Kalp' in Mar 2015?
 A) KV Kamath
 B) Adi Godraj
 C) Ratan Tata
 D) NR Narayana Murthy
92Five Indian women have made it to the Forbes list of the world-s billionaires that saw a record number of women this year. Who was ranked at No 1 among Indian women and globally at 283rd in the list?
 A) Indu Jain
 B) Anu Aga
 C) Savitri Jindal
 D) Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

93"World Day of the Fight against Sexual Exploitation" is observed on ____________.
 A) 4-Mar
 B) 15-Mar
 C) 18-Mar
 D) 16-Mar
94Nobel Laureate ____________ has been confirmed as President Elect of the Royal Society in Mar 2015. He will succeed eminent geneticist Sir Paul Nurse who had taken on the role in 2010 and will step down after the customary 5-year term.
 A) Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan
 B) Har Gobind Khorana
 C) Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
 D) None of These
95Singapore's first prime minister, _________ passed away in Mar 2015. He was the key architect for Singapore-s development from a small state to a global trade and financial centre.
 A) Lee Hsien Loong
 B) Goh Chok Tong
 C) Lee Kuan Yew
 D) Lee Hsien Yang
96Pakistani cricketers, _________ and Shaid Afridi have announced their retirement from the One Day International (ODI) format of cricket after Pakistan-s loss to Australia in the quarter final match in Mar 2015.
 A) Mohammad Hafeez
 B) Ahmed Shehzad
 C) Saeed Ajmal
 D) Misbah-ul-Haq
97"International Day of Forests" was observed on ____________ across the world. The theme for this year was "Forests and Climate Change."The theme highlights forest-based solutions to address climate change mitigation and adaptation, and more broadly forests and sustainable development.
 A) 19-Mar
 B) 20-Mar
 C) 21-Mar
 D) 22-Mar
98Martyr's Day was observed on _________ across the country today to honour the sacrifice of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev who were hanged to death on this very day in 1931.
 A) 26-Mar
 B) 23-Mar
 C) 21-Mar
 D) 22-Mar
99The "World Wildlife Day" was observed on ______ across the world. The 2015 theme of the day is Wildlife crime is serious, let-s get serious about wildlife crime.
 A) 1-Mar
 B) 3-Mar
 C) 5-Mar
 D) 8-Mar
100The Andhra Pradesh Government announced the new capital city planned near Vijayawada-Guntur region as __________, based on the historical Buddhist site along Krishna river in Mar 2015.
 A) Eluru
 B) Krosur
 C) Amaravathi
 D) Velpur

91Ans) Ratan Tata
92Ans) Savitri Jindal
93Ans) 4-Mar
94Ans) Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan
95Ans) Lee Kuan Yew
96Ans) Misbah-ul-Haq
97Ans) 21-Mar
98Ans) 23-Mar
99Ans) 3-Mar
100Ans) Amaravathi

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