Current Affairs Mar 2015 Quiz - 11

101India has become the ________-largest steel producer in the world based on steel produced in Jan-Feb 2015.
 A) Second
 B) Third
 C) Fourth
 D) Fifth
102The Government of Nepal and India has launched a direct bus service from Kathmandu and __________ in Mar 2015. The bus service was launched under the ambit of Motor Vehicle agreement between Nepal and India signed during 18th SAARC summit.
 A) Gorakhpur
 B) New Delhi
 C) Varanasi
 D) Patna

103The government of India has appointed Bollywood star ____________ as the brand ambassador for its drive against hepatitis B in Mar 2015
 A) Aamir Khan
 B) Amitabh Bachchan
 C) Shahrukh Khan
 D) Anupam Kher
104"National Vaccination Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 4-Mar
 B) 15-Mar
 C) 18-Mar
 D) 16-Mar
105Environmental activist ________ has been awarded with the prestigious Stockholm Water Prize 2015 for his innovative water restoration efforts and courage to empower communities in Indian villages (announced in Mar 2015).
 A) Anupam Mishra
 B) G. D. Agrawal
 C) Rajendra Singh
 D) Nigamananda Saraswati
106Which bollywood actor has been awarded with this year's Dadasaheb Phalke Award, India's highest honour in cinema in Mar 2015.
 A) Dilip Kumar
 B) Amitabh Bachchan
 C) Shashi Kapoor
 D) Rajendra Kumar
107Who has been appointed Chairman of TV Sundram Iyengar & Sons Ltd, the holding company of the TVS group?
 A) Venu Srinivasan
 B) Suresh Krishna
 C) V. C. Kulandaiswamy
 D) None of These
108Sania Mirza and her partner __________ won the the BNP Paribas Open Tennis trophy after defeating Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina by 6-3, 6-4 in the final match of the Women-s doubles title in Indian Wells, USA in Mar 2015.
 A) Martina Hingis
 B) Monica Seles
 C) Martina Navratilova
 D) None of These
109Sania Mirza has been ranked at Number ______ position in the doubles Tennis ranking with 6885 points as per latest WTA ranking published in Mar 2015.
 A) Two
 B) Three
 C) Four
 D) Five
110Indian author _____________ has been shortlisted among 10 finalists for this year's Man Booker International Prize for his contribution to the English language writing (announced in Mar 2015).
 A) Vikram Seth
 B) Jhumpa Lahiri
 C) Amitav Ghosh
 D) Arundhati Roy

101Ans) Third
102Ans) Varanasi
103Ans) Amitabh Bachchan
104Ans) 16-Mar
105Ans) Rajendra Singh
106Ans) Shashi Kapoor
107Ans) Suresh Krishna
108Ans) Martina Hingis
109Ans) Three
110Ans) Amitav Ghosh

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