Current Affairs March 2017 Quiz - 18

171___________________has been appointed as the part-time Chairman of Reserve Bank of India.
 A) Dhirendra Hiralal Waghela
 B) T S Anantharaman
 C) Pradip Kumar Mohanty
 D) Vineet Saran
172____________________, assistant editor with business line and Shreya Ila Anusuya, a freelance journalist have been awarded with the 8th Laadli Media Awards of genders sensitivity 2016 for their critical gender-sensitive reportages.
 A) Jyotindra Nath Dixit
 B) Andrei Ravkov
 C) Madhabi Puri Buch
 D) Anima Pookkunnyil
173____________________, a Photojournalist has been conferred with Lifetime achievement Award.
 A) Raghu Rai
 B) Pablo Bartholomew
 C) Arko Datta
 D) Rajan Devadas
174SBI chief Arundhati Bhattacharya and Indian-origin physician __________________ have been named among the world's 50 greatest leaders by Fortune magazine.
 A) Irakli Alasania
 B) Anima Pookkunnyil
 C) Raj Panjabi
 D) Rajan Devadas
175_____________________has bagged the first World Cup gold medal of his carrier in double trap at the International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) World Cup.
 A) Aparna Popat
 B) Anup Sridhar
 C) Aditya Joshi
 D) Ankur Mittal
176Prominent Tamil writer and Sahitya academy winner _____________________ has passed away at the age of 86.
 A) Ashokamitran
 B) B. Jeyamohan
 C) Prapanchan
 D) Vannadasan
177World Meteorological Day is observed on___________________.
 A)  24th March
 B)  23rd March
 C)  21st March
 D)  25th March
178World Tuberculosis Day is observed on _________________.
 A)  24th March
 B)  23rd March
 C)  21st March
 D)  25th March
179Mathemetician __________________has been awarded with Abel Prize by the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.
 A) Dominika Cibulková
 B) Yves Meyer
 C) John McEnroe
 D) Nick Kyrgios
180The Earth hour is being celebrated in India from 8:30 to 9:30 PM on _____________.
 A)  24th March
 B)  23rd March
 C)  21st March
 D)  25th March

171Ans) T S Anantharaman
172Ans) Anima Pookkunnyil
173Ans) Raghu Rai
174Ans) Raj Panjabi
175Ans) Ankur Mittal
176Ans) Ashokamitran
177Ans)  23rd March
178Ans) 24th March
179Ans) Yves Meyer
180Ans) 25th March

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