Current Affairs March 2014 Quiz 16

151Flight MH370 disappeared in the South China Sea on 8 March 2014 which is still missing even after 1 month of search. It belonged to which Airlines?
 A) Malaysia Airlines
 B) Singapore Airlines
 C) British Airways
 D) Air Asia
152Who has been appointed as Publisher of Penguin Random House India in March 2014 with overall responsibility for building the local publishing programme in both English and local languages?
 A) R.Neelakantan
 B) Chiki Sarkar
 C) Srinivasan Dwarakanath
 D) Tom Albanese
153Which social networking site marked its eighth birthday in March 2014?
 A) LinkedIn
 B) Twitter
 C) Facebook
 D) None of These
154Which country organized the Arab Summit 2014 for the first time in the country from March 25 to 26 2014?
 B) Baharin
 C) Kuwait
 D) Oman
155India and ________ won the 2014 edition of the UN-Water -Water for Life- Best Practices Award for their sustainable practices of water resources, announced in March 2014.
 A) Thailand
 B) Malaysia
 C) Singapore
 D) China
156Who was awarded a prestigious award for digital activism at the Barbican in London in March 2014?
 A) Shubhranshu Choudhary
 B) Edward Snowden
 C) Vinod Mehta
 D) Kailash Budhwar
157"World Poetry Day" is observed on ____________ in India.
 A) 21-Mar
 B) 25-Mar
 B) 25-Mar
 D) 16-Mar
158Former international footballer Hilderaldo Luiz Bellini passed away in March 2014 after a heart attack. He was captain of which World Cup Winning Football team?
 A) Italy
 B) Brazil
 C) Argentina
 D) Uruguay
159Famous Indian author and journalist Khushwant Singh passed away in Mar 2014. He returned which award in his protest against the use of Army forces into the Golden Temple in 1984?
 A) Padma Vibhushan
 B) Padma Sri
 C) Padma Bhushan
 D) None of These
160The Election Commissionsigned up which film star as its national icon in March 2014 for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections?
 A) Shahrukh Khan
 B) Amitabh Bachchan
 C) Aamir Khan
 D) Salman Khan

Check below for Answers:
151Ans) Malaysia Airlines
152Ans) Chiki Sarkar
153Ans) Twitter
154Ans) Kuwait
155Ans) Singapore
156Ans) Shubhranshu Choudhary
157Ans) 21-Mar
158Ans) Brazil
159Ans) Padma Bhushan
160Ans) Aamir Khan