Current Affairs May 2016 Quiz - 13

121"World Hypertension Day" is observed on __________.
 A) 18-May
 B) 16-May
 C) 14-May
 D) 22-May
  
122Which banking giant, _________ announced its plan to close 24 branches in India as its strategic review of its retail banking and wealth management business showed customers are increasingly opting for digital banking services.
 A) Bank of America
 B) HSBC
 C) Barclays
 D) Citibank

123Which Indian Football club won the Federation Cup title for the 14th time in May 2016?
 A) Aizawl FC
 B) Mohun Bagan
 C) East Bengal
 D) Dempo
  
124Who was sworn in as the first BJP Chief Minister of Assam in May 2016 after Governor P.B. Acharya administered the oath of office to him?
 A) Tarun Gogoi
 B) Himanta Biswa Sarma
 C) Sarbanand Sonowal
 D) Kiren Rijiju
  
125Who was sworn in as chief minister of Tamil Nadu in May 2016?
 A) Vijayakanth
 B) Karunanidhi
 C) M. K. Stalin
 D) J Jayalalithaa
  
126India and _________ have signed the historic Chabahar Port agreement in May 2016 during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent visit.
 A) Iran
 B) Bangladesh
 C) Iraq
 D) Saudi Arabia
  
127"World Thalassaemia Day" is observed on __________.
 A) 8-May
 B) 16-May
 C) 9-May
 D) 12-May
  
128___________ cities have been selected in the first phase of the government-s smart cities mission by the central government this week through a fast-track competition in May 2016.
 A) Nine
 B) Twelve
 C) Thirteen
 D) Fifteen
  
129Famous scientist __________ has been appointed as the MD and Chairman of the Nuclear Power Corporation of India for a period of 5 years in May 2016.
 A) Roddam Narasimha
 B) Satish Dhawan
 C) U R Rao
 D) S K Sharma
  
130India's famous cueist __________ has created history after winning the Asian 6-Red Snooker title in Abu Dhabi in May 2016.
 A) Pankaj Advani
 B) Geet Sethi
 C) Aditya Mehta
 D) None of These

 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
121Ans) 12-May
122Ans) HSBC
123Ans) Mohun Bagan
124Ans) Sarbanand Sonowal
125Ans) J Jayalalithaa
126Ans) Iran
127Ans) 9-May
128Ans) Thirteen
129Ans) S K Sharma
130Ans) Pankaj Advani

 
 
 
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