Current Affairs Mar 2015 Quiz - 14

131Which organization won Gandhi Peace Prize 2014 (announced in Mar 2015).
 A) Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL)
 B) Bhava Atomic Research Center (BARC)
 C) Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)
 D) None of These
  
132Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers on Goods and Services Tax (GST) by the Union Finance Ministry in Mar 2015?
 A) KM Mani
 B) Abdul Rahi
 C) Oommen Chandy
 D) P. C. George

 
133Railways Ministry has formed a new Committee under former IAS officer __________ in Mar 2015 to review the existing Public Private Partnership (PPP) Cell in the Railway Board.
 A) Arun Maira
 B) Sam Pitroda
 C) Montek Singh Ahluwalia
 D) Ajay Shankar
  
134An Indian - American professor ___________ has been chosen among the list of 15 scientists who all have been selected for a prestigious US presidential award for excellence in the field of science, mathematics and engineering mentoring in Mar 2015.
 A) Murty S Kambhampati
 B) Bhargav Gajjar
 C) Anil K. Jain
 D) Jagadeesh Moodera
  
135Delhi girl ___________ was crowned FBB Femina Miss India World 2015 at a ceremony held at Yashraj Studios in Mumbai in Mar 2015.
 A) Afreen Racheal Vaz
 B) Vartika Singh
 C) Aditi Arya
 D) None of These
  
136"World Poetry Day" is observed on ____________ in India.
 A) 21-Mar
 B) 25-Mar
 B) 25-Mar
 D) 16-Mar
  
137Indian famous shuttler _________ wrote history on 28th March after becoming the first Indian woman to reach World number one ranking in Badminton World Federation Rankings published in Mar 2015.
 A) Jwala Gutta
 B) PV Sindhu
 C) Saina Nehwal
 D) None of These
  
138Which country won the ICC Cricket World cup held in Feb-March 2015?
 A) South Africa
 B) New Zealand
 C) Australia
 D) None of These
  
139Who was adjudged man of the match in the final match of the ICC world cup held in Feb-March 2015?
 A) Mitchell Starc
 B) James Faulkner
 C) Glenn Maxwell
 D) Mitchell Johnson
  
140Who was adjudged man of the Series award in the ICC world cup held in Feb-March 2015?
 A) Mitchell Starc
 B) James Faulkner
 C) Glenn Maxwell
 D) Mitchell Johnson

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
131Ans) Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)
132Ans) KM Mani
133Ans) Ajay Shankar
134Ans) Murty S Kambhampati
135Ans) Aditi Arya
136Ans) 21-Mar
137Ans) Saina Nehwal
138Ans) Australia
139Ans) James Faulkner
140Ans) Mitchell Starc

 
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