Current Affairs Mar 2015 Quiz - 7

61Former Maldivian President ____________ was convicted and sentenced to 13 years in Jail after a quick and disputed trial in Mar 2015.
 A) Maumoon Abdul Gayoom
 B) Mohammed Waheed Hassan
 C) Mohamed Nasheed
 D) Abdulla Yameen
62Which University retained No 1 rank in the World Reputation Rankings 2015 published by Times Higher Education in Mar 2015?
 A) University of Cambridge
 B) Stanford University
 C) University of Oxford
 D) Harvard University

63The government of India has appointed Olympic medal winner ________ as a Brand Ambassador for the North East states in Mar 2014.
 A) Laishram Sarita Devi
 B) L Devendro Singh
 C) Mary Kom
 D) None of These
64The Reserve Bank of India has kept the SLR rate unchanged at  ________ during its announcement of bi-monthly monetary policy review in March 2015.
 A) 23.5%
 B) 22.5%
 C) 23%
 D) 21.5%
65Famous Gandhian and ___________ Narayan Desai was passed away in Tapi district in Gujarat in Mar 2015.
 A) Lawyer
 B) Author
 C) Artist
 D) Historian
66Who won the "Best Male Playback Singer" award at the 62nd National Film Awards announced in Mar 2015?
 A) Sukhwinder Singh
 B) Arijit Singh
 C) Ankit Tiwary
 D) None of These
67"World Drama Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 28-Mar
 B) 24-Mar
 C) 22-Mar
 D) 27-Mar
68Which team won the Santosh Trophy football title after defeating Punjab in the final match held at Guru Nanak Stadium in Ludhiana in Mar 2015?
 A) Tamil Nadu
 B) West Bengal
 C) Services
 D) Karnataka
69Which women hockey team won the Women's Hockey World League Round Two competition title after defeating Poland by 3-1 in New Delhi in Mar 2015?
 A) India
 B) Nepal
 C) Pakistan
 D) China
70"The World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD)" was observed on ________ across the world to promote the basic rights of all consumers. The theme of year 2015 was -Helping consumers choose healthy diets-. The theme was taken up by the Consumers International (CI) because of importance of healthy diets in day-to-day life.
 A) 11th March
 B) 12th March
 C) 14th March
 D) 15th March

61Ans) Mohamed Nasheed
62Ans) Harvard University
63Ans) Mary Kom
64Ans) 21.5%
65Ans) Author
66Ans) Sukhwinder Singh
67Ans) 28-Mar
68Ans) Services
69Ans) India
70Ans) 15th March

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