Current Affairs March 2016 Quiz - 27

261Who has been awarded with the Major Dhyan Chand Lifetime Achievement Award at the Hockey India (HI) Annual Awards held in Mar 2016?
 A) Dhanraj Pillay
 B) Balbir Singh, Sr.
 C) Shankar Laxman
 D) Ajit Singh
  
262Which team defeated India by 3 wickets in the second semifinal to be qualified for the WT20 final for the second time in Mar 2016?
 A) New Zealand
 B) West Indies
 C) Australia
 D) England

263Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with _________ Prime Minister Charles Michel have launched Asia's biggest telescope which was built by the Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES) in Mar 2016.
 A) Russian
 B) Belgian
 C) French
 D) German
  
264Which state Assembly has unanimously passed the Excise (Amendment) Bill 2016 in mar 2016 to enforce the ban on country made liquor from 1st April this year?
 A) Karnataka
 B) Kerala
 C) Bihar
 D) Himachal Pradesh
  
265India-s eight core sector industries grew by _________ in February 2016 compared to same month last year (announced in Mar 2016).
 A) 4.8%
 B) 5.1%
 C) 5.7%
 D) 6.2%
  
266Indian IT Services Company Wipro Limited has appointed __________ to its Board of Directors, with effective from 1st April 2016.
 A) Jagdish N Sheth
 B) Narayanan Vaghul
 C) Patrick Dupuis
 D) None of These
  
267Indian Direct Selling Association (IDSA) has appointed _________ as the new Chairman of its new Executive Committee at the General Body Meeting held in New Delhi in Mar 2016.
 A) Sanjeev Sharma
 B) Jitendra Jagota
 C) Atul Sobti
 D) Prakash Kumar Singh
  
268Which Indian state will have its first Indo Tibetan Border Police weapon training centre as announced in Mar 2016?
 A) Karnataka
 B) Maharashtra
 C) Madhya Pradesh
 D) Goa
  
269Who won the FIDE chess candidates tournament held in Moscow in Mar 2016?
 A) Peter Svidler
 B) Sergey Karjakin
 C) Magnus Carlsen
 D) Viswanathan Anand
  
270India has been ranked at _______ position among countries with high number of financial Trojan infections, where cybercriminals defraud customers of online banking services, security solutions firm Symantec published in Mar 2016.
 A) first
 B) second
 C) third
 D) fourth

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
261Ans) Shankar Laxman
262Ans) West Indies
263Ans) Belgian
264Ans) Bihar
265Ans) 5.7%
266Ans) Patrick Dupuis
267Ans) Jitendra Jagota
268Ans) Madhya Pradesh
269Ans) Sergey Karjakin
270Ans) third

 
 
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