Current Affairs May 2016 Quiz - 17

161Which Indian private bank has launched the country-s first contact less business credit card in association with Jet Airways for small and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs) and their employees in May 2016?
 A) ICICI Bank
 B) HDFC Bank
 C) Axis Bank
 D) Yes Bank
162Which committee constituted to inquire into the omission and commission on part of all officers and officials of police and civil administration during Jat Quota agitation submitted its report to Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar in May 2016?
 A) Neeraj Kumar Gupta
 B) SK Saini
 C) Parkash Singh
 D) None of These

163Who has been unanimously elected as the president of the All India Carrom Federation (AICF) in May 2016?
 A) Anil Khanna
 B) Akhilesh Das
 C) Neeraj Sampathy
 D) None of These
164Which state government has launched the Green Passage Scheme in order to provide orphans in the state access to free higher education in May 2016?
 A) Odisha
 B) West Bengal
 C) Assam
 D) Bihar
165Which England cricketer won a hat-trick of awards, as he was named Test Player of the Year, Limited Overs Player of the Year and Fans' Player of the Year at the England's annual awards ceremony in May 2016?
 A) Alastair Cook
 B) Chris Woakes
 C) Joe Root
 D) Ben Stokes
166Cairn India announced in May 2016 ________, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, will step down from his post for personal reasons, effective June 2016.
 A) Kunal Shah
 B) Sandeep Tandon
 C) Nitin Prasad
 D) Mayank Ashar
167International Day for Biological Diversity was observed on _________ across the world. The theme for the year 2016 is Mainstreaming Biodiversity; Sustaining People and their Livelihoods.
 A) 21st May
 B) 22nd May
 C) 23rd May
 D) 28th May
168To raise awareness about obstetric fistula, International Day to End Obstetric Fistula is observed on _______ across the world. The theme for this year is End fistula within a generation.
 A) 21st May
 B) 22nd May
 C) 23rd May
 D) 28th May
169Which Indian state government has launched Smart Village program in May 2016 in which 300 villages for Smart Village program that will get 80 lakh to 2 crore rupees cash assistance to improve public facilities in the villages?
 A) Gujarat
 B) Maharashtra
 C) Karnataka
 D) Kerala
170Which country won this year's Thomas Cup badminton tournament held in May 2016, for the first time?
 A) Denmark
 B) Germany
 C) Finland
 D) Sweden
171Which Indian businessperson has been conferred with this year's Harvard Business School Alumni Achievement Award in May 2016?
 A) Adi Godrej
 B) Azim Premji
 C) Anand Mahindra
 D) Sunil Mittal
172Ashok Leyland re-appointed __________ as MD in May 2016.
 A) Kunal Shah
 B) Sandeep Tandon
 C) Vinod K Dasari
 D) Mayank Ashar
173The world's longest and deepest rail tunnel (57 Km long) was inaugurated in which country in May 2016?
 A) Germany
 B) Switzerland
 C) France
 D) UK
174Max Verstappen has become the youngest F1 winner at the age of 18 after winning Spanish Grand Prix title held in May 2016. He belongs to which Formula 1 team?
 A) Mercedes
 B) Ferrari
 C) Red Bull
 D) Force India
175Which country has been ranked at No 1 position in the 2016 Foreign Direct Investment Confidence Index, published by a global management consulting firm named AT Kearney in May 2016?
 A) China
 B) US
 C) Germany
 D) Canada

161Ans) ICICI Bank
162Ans) Parkash Singh
163Ans) Neeraj Sampathy
164Ans) Odisha
165Ans) Joe Root
166Ans) Mayank Ashar
167Ans) 22nd May
168Ans) 23rd May
169Ans) Gujarat
170Ans) Denmark
171Ans) Sunil Mittal
172Ans) Vinod K Dasari
173Ans) Switzerland
174Ans) Red Bull
175Ans) US

Check all the month-wise current affairs quiz at: