Current Affairs May 2016 Quiz - 4

31Famous musician ___________ along with three inspirational African youth activist movements have been declared the joint winners of the prestigious Amnesty International top 2016 human rights award in May 2016.
 A) Angelique Kidjo
 B) Manu Dibango
 C) Miriam Makeba
 D) Dianne Reeves
  
32Anti-tobacco Day is observed on __________.
 A) 21-May
 B) 11-May
 C) 18-May
 D) 31-May

33Who has been appointed head coach of Pakistan Cricket team by the Pakistan Cricket Board in May 2016?
 A) Waqar Younis
 B) Darren Lehmann
 C) Steve Rixon
 D) Mickey Arthur
  
34Which country won the Asian Kabaddi championships held in Mat 2016?
 A) India
 B) Pakistan
 C) Nepal
 D) Thailand
  
35India has been ranked at __________ position in the 2016 Foreign Direct Investment Confidence Index, published by a global management consulting firm named AT Kearney in May 2016. As per the report,India has emerged as the fastest growing economy in the world, surpassing all the other members of BRICS. The US and China secured top two positions for fourth straight year followed by Canada and Germany.
 A) 6th
 B) 9th
 C) 7th
 D) 11th
  
36Who has been appointed as the new Chief of Bureau of Civil Aviation Society (BCAS), the aviation security wing of the government, in May 2016?
 A) G S Malhi
 B) Prashant Pathrabe
 C) Kumar Rajesh Chandra
 D) Bhupendra Kainthola
  
37Indian author and Social Science professor __________ won the Commonwealth Short Story Prize for 2016, in the Asia region for his fiction -Cow and Company- about four men in search of a cow in May 2016.
 A) Amitav Ghosh
 B) Aravind Adiga
 C) Parashar Kulkarni
 D) None of These
  
38Indian Private bank ___________ has signed a MoU with the BRICS Grouping-promoted New Development Bank (NDB) for a partnership in bond issuances, co-financing, treasury management and human resources.
 A) ICICI Bank
 B) HDFC Bank
 C) Axis Bank
 D) Yes Bank
  
39India's Private sector bank ___________ has received a -Custodian of Securities- licence from the Capital Market regulator SEBI to offer custodial services to financial market participants, including FIIs and foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) in May 2016.
 A) ICICI Bank
 B) HDFC Bank
 C) Axis Bank
 D) Yes Bank
  
40India-s E-commerce marketplace __________ has acquired Gurgaon-based predictive marketing technology startup TargetingMantra in May 2016.
 A) Jabong
 B) Myntra
 C) Snapdeal
 D) FlipKart

 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
31Ans) Angelique Kidjo
32Ans) 31-May
33Ans) Mickey Arthur
34Ans) Pakistan
35Ans) 9th
36Ans) Kumar Rajesh Chandra
37Ans) Parashar Kulkarni
38Ans) ICICI Bank
39Ans) Yes Bank
40Ans) Snapdeal

 
 
 
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