Current Affairs March 2014 Quiz 10

91British retail giant Tesco announced forming of an equal joint venture with which company to enter into Indian market in March 2014.
 A) Reliance Retail
 B) Trent Ltd
 C) Big Bazaar
 D) Bharti
92The Indian Government sold 9% stake held through SUUTI in ________ through a block deal in March 2014 to raise around Rs 5,500 crore.
 A) HDFC Bank
 B) Axis Bank
 C) Kotak Mahindra Bank
 D) ICICI Bank
93Who has been selected for the 23rd G D Birla award for scientific research for the year 2013 (announced in March 2014)?
 A) Nibir Manda
 B) Madhav Gadgil
 C) Rajesh Gopakumar
 D) Burra Gautham Sidharth
94Who was awarded a prestigious award for digital activism at the Barbican in London in March 2014?
 A) Shubhranshu Choudhary
 B) Philip Abraham
 C) Amol Rajan
 D) Vir Sanghavi
95Who won the Presidential election held to become President of Maldives in March 2014?
 A) Mohamed Nasheed
 B) Abdulla Yameen
 C) Mohammed Waheed Hassan
 D) Abdulla Shahid
96The largest TV in the world built Big Hoss was unveiled for the first time at the Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, US in March 2014. It was built by _________.
 A) LG
 B) Sony
 C) Samsung
 D) Panasonic
97President Pranab Mukherjee gave away gallantry awards to defence personnel for their distinguished services in March 2014. How many Kirti Chakra awards were given at the same ceremony?
 A) Three
 B) Four
 C) Two
 D) Five
98"World Sparrow Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 19-Mar
 B) 20-Mar
 C) 28-Mar
 D) 22-Mar
99India received _________ of foreign direct investment (FDI) in Jan 2014 (announced in March 2014).
 A) USD 1.6 billion
 B) USD 2.18 billion
 C) USD 1.9 billion
 D) USD 2.3 billion
100During the April-Jan of this financial year, the highest FDI in India came from which country?
 A) Singapore
 B) UK
 C) Mauritius
 D) Netherlands

Check below for Answers:
91Ans) Trent Ltd
92Ans) Axis Bank
93Ans) Rajesh Gopakumar
94Ans) Shubhranshu Choudhary
95Ans) Abdulla Yameen
96Ans) Panasonic
97Ans) Three
98Ans) 20-Mar
99Ans) USD 2.18 billion
100Ans) Mauritius