Current Affairs May 2015 Quiz - 5

41Who has been appointed as the first President of the New Development Bank of BRICS nations in May 2015?
 A) Rana Kapoor
 B) Deepak Paresh
 C) KV Kamath
 D) Chanda Kochhar
  
42India-s ________ and his Romanian partner Florin Mergea won the Madrid Open Men's doubles Title 2015 in May 2015.
 A) Rohan Bopanna
 B) Leander Paes
 C) Mahesh Bhupathi
 D) None of These

 
43Who has been appointed as the Controller General of Accounts (CGA) by Union Ministry of Finance in May 2015?
 A) Jawahar Thakur
 B) M J Joseph
 C) M Sathiyavathy
 D) None of These
  
44"World Thalassaemia Day" is observed on __________.
 A) 8-May
 B) 3-May
 C) 11-May
 D) 9-May
  
45Who was appointed as the new chairman of the National Safety Council (NSC) in May 2015? The NSC is the apex body set up by the Ministry of Labour and Employment, to generate, develop and sustain a voluntary movement on safety, health and environment at the national level.
 A) Venu Srinivasan
 B) K Satish Reddy
 C) N. R. Narayana Murthy
 D) G. V. Prasad
  
46Who was appointed as the new Governor of Meghalaya by President Pranab Mukheejee in May 2015?
 A) V Shanmuganthan
 B) J P Rakkhowa
 C) Tathagata Roy
 D) Draupadi Murmu
  
47The government formed a committee of the Rajya Sabha on the Goods and Services Tax, GST bill in May 2015. The panel comprise of 21 - member and will be headed by BJP member __________.
 A) Muralidhar Rao
 B) Ajay Sancheti
 C) Om Prakash Mathur
 D) Bhupendra Yadav
  
48Justice ___________ was appointed as the interim Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) by the President Pranab Mukherjee in May 2015.
 A) S.B. Sinha
 B) KG Balakrishnan
 C) Cyriac Joseph
 D) Kurian Joseph
  
49Indian-born __________ was appointed as the President of Japan's multinational telecommunications and internet company SoftBank Corp in May 2015.
 A) Amit Singhal
 B) Anshu Jain
 C) Nikesh Arora
 D) None of These
  
50India's Retail inflation, measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), stood at _______ in Apr 2015 (announced in May 2015).
 A) 4.87%
 B) 5.17%
 C) 5.37%
 D) 6.11%

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
41Ans) KV Kamath
42Ans) Rohan Bopanna
43Ans) M J Joseph
44Ans) 9-May
45Ans) K Satish Reddy
46Ans) V Shanmuganthan
47Ans) Bhupendra Yadav
48Ans) Cyriac Joseph
49Ans) Nikesh Arora
50Ans) 4.87%

 
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