Current Affairs March 2013 Quiz -13

121Who has been elected the new pope in March, becoming the first pontiff from the Americas and the first from outside Europe in more than a millennium?
 A) Jean?Louis Tauran
 B) Jorge Bergoglio
 C) Joseph Alois Ratzinger
 D) Karol Józef Wojty?a
  
122The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has cut the Reverse Repo rate by 25 basis points to ______ in its recent monetary policy review on 19th March 2013.
 A) 6.50%
 B) 7.50%
 C) 7%
 D) 7.25%
  
123Who has been appointed as governor of the Bank of Japan by the Japan's parliament in March 2013?
 A) Hiroshi Nakaso
 B) Kikuo Iwata
 C) Haruhiko Kuroda
 D) None of These
  
124The Supreme Court has sentenced how many years of Jail to bollywood star Sanjay Dutt in the 1993 Mumbai Blast case in March 2013?
 A) 7 Years
 B) 5.5 Years
 C) 6 Years
 D) 5 Years
  
125Recently three Indian Private Sector banks faced money-laundering allegations  in March 2013. Which in the list is not among those 3 banks?
 A) HDFC Bank
 B) ICICI Bank
 C) Axis Bank
 D) Yes Bank
  
126Who has sworn-in as Nepal-s new Prime Minister in March to head an interim government that will hold elections in three months?
 A) Ram Baran Yadav
 B) Khil Raj Regmi
 C) Sushil Koirala
 D) Baburam Bhattarai
  
127The Airports Council International (ACI) has ranked Which Indian airport at second position and Japan's Nagoya airport at the best position in the ranking for service quality in the category of five to fifteen MPPA for the year 2012 (announced in March 2013)?
 A) Bangalore
 B) Hyderabad
 C) New Delhi
 D) Mumbai
  
128"World Kidney Day" is observed on?
 A) 18-Mar
 B) 14-Mar
 C) 12-Mar
 D) 17-Mar
  
129Who is the new Prime Minister of Israel, approved by Israeli Parliament, Knesset in March 2013?
 A) Shimon Peres
 B) Benjamin Netanyahu
 C) Ehud Barak
 D) Avigdor Lieberman
  
130Which Indian Financial entity has signed a tripartite memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Social Fund for Development (SFD) Egypt and World Bank in March 2013?
 A) NABARD
 B) IFCI
 C) RBI
 D) SIDBI

 
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Current Affairs March 2013 Quiz - 13 Answers
121Ans) Jorge Bergoglio
122Ans) 6.50%
123Ans) Haruhiko Kuroda
124Ans) 5 Years
125Ans) YES Bank
126Ans) Khil Raj Regmi
127Ans) Hyderabad
128Ans) 14-Mar
129Ans) Benjamin Netanyahu
130Ans) SIDBI