Current Affairs March 2014 Quiz 7

 
61Who has been appointed as the new Director (Commercial) of Navratna PSU National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) in March 2014? She is also the first woman employee of the company to be elevated to the post of Director.
 A) Aruna Bahuguna
 B) Rupanjana Dutt
 C) Soma Mondal
 D) Aditi Khanna
  
62Who has been appointed as Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) in March 2014?
 A) KS Popli
 B) Saurabh Chandra
 C) Amitabh Kant
 D) Vivek Rae
  
63"World Forestry Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 22-Mar
 B) 23-Mar
 C) 21-Mar
 D) 25-Mar
  
64Which Cricketer was voted Cricketer of the Generation as the most outstanding cricketer between the years 1993 and 2013 which was announced by espncricinfo.com in Mar 2014?
 A) Shane Warne
 B) Sachin Tendulkar
 C) Jacques Kallis
 D) None of These
  
65The US has lifted a ban on oil and gas giant _________ which was prevented from bidding for US government contracts in March 2014 after the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, the worst in US history.
 A) Schlumberger
 B) Shell
 C) British Petroleum
 D) Wood Group Kenny
  
66Which Indian PSU bank has launched a payment intermediary christened as ePay, which will facilitate e-commerce or m-commerce transactions among merchants, customers and various financial institutions in March 2014?
 A) Bank of Baroda
 B) Central Bank of India
 C) State Bank of India
 D) Bank of India
  
67India-s overall inflation, measured by the Wholesale price index, stood at _______ in February 2014 (published in Mar 2014).
 A) 4.89%
 B) 4.68%
 C) 5.05%
 D) 5.23%
  
68Who won the "Best Supporting Actress" award in the 86 Annual Academy Award (Oscar) 2014 Awards presented in March 2014?
 A) Amy Adams
 B) Cate Blanchett
 C) Jennifer Lawrence
 D) Lupita Nyong'o
  
69Who won the Templeton Prize for 2014, was announced by the John Templeton Foundation on in March 2014?
 A) Tomas Halik
 B) Francisco J. Ayala
 C) Desmond Tutu
 D) Charles Margrave Taylor
  
70Which female tennis player topped the women-s tennis rankings as per the latest WTA ranking published in Mar 2014?
 A) Li Na
 B) Serena Williams
 C) Victoria Azarenka
 D) Agnieszka Radwanska

 
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Answers
61Ans) Soma Mondal
62Ans) Amitabh Kant
63Ans) 21-Mar
64Ans) Sachin Tendulkar
65Ans) British Petroleum
66Ans) State Bank of India
67Ans) 4.68%
68Ans) Lupita Nyong'o
69Ans) Tomas Halik
70Ans) Serena Williams