Current Affairs May 2015 Quiz - 2

11Famous scientist and Bharat Ratna awardee __________ was conferred with Japan-s highest civilian award the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star in May 2015.
 A) APJ Abdul Kalam
 B) Raghunath Anant Mashelkar
 C) C N Ramachandra Rao
 D) None of These
  
12World Asthma Day is observed on __________ across the world by the Global Initiative for Asthma, GINA. The theme for 2015 is -You Can Control Your Asthma-.
 A) 2nd May
 B) 5th May
 C) 7th May
 D) 11th May

 
13Famous Spanish player __________ received the Golden Medal for Merit in Work which is one of the top civilian honours of Spain in May 2015.
 A) Fernando Torres
 B) Rafael Nadal
 C) David Villa
 D) David Ferrer
  
14"The international Day of United Nations Peacekeepers" was observed on ___________ in 2014.
 A) 22-May
 B) 12-May
 C) 30-May
 D) 29-May
  
15English football club ___________ won the Barclays Premier League 2014-15 football title in London in May 2015. This is their first premier title after winning it last time in 2009-10 season.
 A) Crystal Palace
 B) Chelsea
 C) Manchester United
 D) Manchester City
  
16The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, cleared the Bill to operationalize the Land Boundary Agreement with __________ in May 2015.
 A) Bhutan
 B) Nepal
 C) Bangladesh
 D) China
  
17Which Indian retail chain has announced to merge its retail operations with Bharti Retail Ltd to create one of India's biggest retail chain with more than 570 stores across the country in May 2015?
 A) Aditya Birla Group
 B) Reliance Retail
 C) Future Retail
 D) Wlamart India
  
18Which team won the 5th National women hockey championship title at the Master Chandgi Ram sports stadium at Saifai, Uttar Pradesh held in May 2015?
 A) Jharkhand
 B) Indian Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB)
 C) Punjab
 D) Haryana
  
19Which team won the 19th Federation Cup national senior athletic championships held in May 2015?
 A) Tamil Nadu
 B) Indian Army
 C) Karnataka
 D) Haryana
  
20World Press Freedom Day was observed on _________ across the world to raise awareness about freedom of the press and freedom of expression are fundamental human rights. The theme of World Press Freedom day of year 2015 is -Let Journalism Thrive! Towards better reporting, gender equality and media safety in the digital age-.
 A) 2nd May
 B) 3rd May
 C) 5th May
 D) 11th May

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
11Ans) C N Ramachandra Rao
12Ans) 5th May
13Ans) Rafael Nadal
14Ans) 29-May
15Ans) Chelsea
16Ans) Bangladesh
17Ans) Future Retail
18Ans) Indian Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB)
19Ans) Indian Army
20Ans) 3rd May

 
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