Current Affairs March 2016 Quiz - 13

121Which airport was voted as the best airport at the 2016 World Airport Awards for the fourth consecutive time, as per the survey conducted by aviation research firm Skytrax in Mar 2016?
 A) Singapore Airport
 B) New Delhi Airport
 C) Mumbai Airport
 D) Bangkok Airport
122"International Day of Forests" was observed on ____________ across the world.
 A) 19-Mar
 B) 20-Mar
 C) 21-Mar
 D) 22-Mar

123The Central Government has cut the interest rates payable on small savings including Public Provident Fund, PPF and Kisan Vikas Patra KVP in order to align them closer to market rates. The interest rate on PPF scheme will be cut from 8.7% to ________ and interest rate on KVP will be cut from 7.8% from 8.7% effective from 1st of April.
 A) 7.7%
 B) 8.1%
 C) 8.2%
 D) 8.5%
124Which station has been ranked as the cleanest railway station in the country, as per the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) survey published in Mar 2016?
 A) Rajkot
 B) Surat
 C) Bilaspur
 D) Visakhapatnam
125Which Union Minister was selected for the Skoch Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to inclusive growth and in poverty alleviation, as announced by the Skoch group in Mar 2016?
 A) K T Rama Rao
 B) Nitin Gadkari
 C) Sushma Swaraj
 D) M Venkaiah Naidu
126Which Indan IT Services company announced a three year partnership with the Virgin Money London Marathon to enhance the digital experience delivered to marathon participants?
 A) Wipro
 B) Infosys
 D) HCL Technologies
127Who has been appointed as the new Chairman by Honeywell Automation India Ltd (HAIL) in Mar 2016?
 A) L.Rao
 B) S Sridhar
 C) Mittu Chandilya
 D) Suresh Senapaty
128Global pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has appointed __________ as its new Managing Director (MD) for its Indian operation with immediate effect for a period of five years in Mar 2016.
 A) L.Rao
 B) S Sridhar
 C) Mittu Chandilya
 D) Suresh Senapaty
129The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has appointed _________, the leader of the -Angry Birds- mobile game characters as brand ambassador for climate change in Mar 2016.
 A) Mark
 B) Red
 C) Blue
 D) John
130The US President Barack Obama has named the General _________ to head the U.S. combatant command in Mar 2016, becomes the first woman to head this position.
 A) Ellen M. Pawlikowski
 B) David L. Goldfein
 C) Lori Robinson
 D) Craig R. McKinley

121Ans) Singapore Airport
122Ans) 21-Mar
123Ans) 8.1%
124Ans) Surat
125Ans) M Venkaiah Naidu
126Ans) TCS
127Ans) Suresh Senapaty
128Ans) S Sridhar
129Ans) Red
130Ans) Lori Robinson

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