Current Affairs May 2014 Quiz 20

191The Defence Ministry has appointed ___________ as the next Army Chief in May 2014 after receiving go ahead from the Election Commission.
A) Lt Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag
B) Lt Gen MMS Rai
C) Lt Gen SK Singh
D) None of These
192The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) appointed _________ as the next Ambassador to Turkey in May 2014.
A) N A K Browne
B) Rahul Kulshreshth
C) Suresh Kumar Reddy
D) Asoke Kumar Mukerji
 
193Which journalist __________ won 2014 UNESCO Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize. He received the award worth of 25000 US dollars by the Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova in Paris in may 2014.
A) Nedim ?ener
B) Soner Yalç?n
C) Ahmet Sik
D) Bar?? Pehlivan
194New Element _________ which is temporarily called Ununseptium was identified and will be added in the periodic table. Ununseptium will get an official name soon and will be considered a Group VII element. It was to be put into the same family as fluorine, bromine and chlorine.
A) 119
B) 117
C) 120
D) 116
195The Supreme court banned -jallikattu- (bull fighting) and bullock cart racing in which Indian state in a ruling announced in May 2014?
A) Kerala
B) Karnataka
C) Tamil Nadu
D) Andhra Pradesh
196"Coal Miners' Day" is observed on __________.
A) 8-May
B) 4-May
C) 9-May
D) 12-May
197Which Indian academy has been selected in 2014 by the Business Initiative Directives Group (BIDG), Madrid (Spain) for the International Arch of Europe Award for quality and technology in Gold Category (announced in May 2014)?
A) Indian Police Academy
B) National Defence Academy
C) Indian Aviation Academy
D) Indian Forest Research Academy
198India's rank have dropped by two places to the _________ spot in the latest FIFA Rankings published in May 2014.
A) 136th
B) 150th
C) 141st
D) 147th
199Nedurumilli Janardhan Reddy passed away in Hyderabad on 9 May 2014. He was former Chief Minister of _________________.
A) Kerala
B) Karnataka
C) Madhya Pradesh
D) Andhra Pradesh
200UN Envoy on Syria ___________ submitted his resignation to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in New York in May 2014. He was appointed as the peace-facilitator in Syria on 17 August 2012 to replace the former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
A) Lakhdar Brahimi
B) Walid Muallem
C) Sergey Lavrov
D) None of These

 
 
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Answers
191Ans) Lt Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag
192Ans) Rahul Kulshreshth
193Ans) Ahmet Sik
194Ans) 117
195Ans) Tamil Nadu
196Ans) 4-May
197Ans) Indian Aviation Academy
198Ans) 147th
199Ans) Andhra Pradesh
200Ans) Lakhdar Brahimi