Current Affairs March 2016 Quiz - 18

171A total of 183 self-cleaning public eToilets have been installed in the Which Indian City in Mar 2016 to bec ome the 1st city in India to gets smart Toilets.
 A) Chennai
 B) Mumbai
 C) Delhi
 D) Bangalore
172Zero Discrimination Day was observed on ______ across the world.
 A) 1-Mar
 B) 3-Mar
 C) 5-Mar
 D) 8-Mar

173Veteran playwright and director _________ was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award in 11th edition of the Mahindra Excellence Theatre Awards (META) (announced in Mar 2016).
 A) Girish Karnad
 B) Shyam Benegal
 C) Vijay Tendulkar
 D) Ratan Thiyam
174Global e-commerce player Amazon announced in Mar 2016 to set up its second-largest global delivery centre outside the US in __________ in India, which could attract a large portion of its proposed investments of $2 billion into India.
 A) Chennai
 B) Hyderabad
 C) Pune
 D) Bangalore
175World's costliest railway station has been opened in which City in Mar 2016 which was built at a cost of USD 3.85 billion.
 A) London
 B) New York
 C) Paris
 D) Frankfrut
176Veteran singer ___________ was honoured with Global Green Hero award at the 13th Annual Global Green USA Pre Oscar party held in Mar 2016.
 A) Michael Jackson
 B) Ray Charles
 C) Stevie Wonder
 D) Marvin Gaye
177Myanmar has granted operating licenses to four Asian banks, bringing to 13 the number of foreign banks allowed to conduct business in the previously isolated country. Which bank from India got the license?
 A) State Bank of India
 B) HDFC Bank
 C) ICICI Bank
 D) Bank of Baroda
178Which e-retailer has been ranked as the India's most trusted online shopping brand as published in Mar 2016?
 A) Snapdeal
 B) Amazon
 C) FlipKart
 D) Myntra
179Real estate developer Tata Housing has partnered with which Indian bank on the occasion of the International Women's Day which will allow its women customers to pay only 20 per cent of the agreement value while the balance can be paid on taking possession of the property?
 A) State Bank of India
 B) HDFC Bank
 C) ICICI Bank
 D) Bank of Baroda
180_____________, Head of the Chemical Engineering department of the IIT, Kharagpur was selected for the Innovation Award 2016 given by the Indian Desalination Association (IDA), South Zone in Mar 2016 for developing an ultra low-cost eco-friendly laterite based arsenic water filter.
 A) Swati Neogi
 B) Narayan C. Pradhan
 C) Sirshendu De
 D) Jayanta Kumar Basu

171Ans) Chennai
172Ans) 1-Mar
173Ans) Ratan Thiyam
174Ans) Hyderabad
175Ans) New York
176Ans) Stevie Wonder
177Ans) State Bank of India
178Ans) Amazon
179Ans) State Bank of India
180Ans) Sirshendu De

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