Current Affairs May 2016 Quiz - 6

51Who took charge as MD and CEO of Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX), India-s largest commodity exchange, for 3 years in May 2016?
 A) Mrugank Paranjape
 B) Sanjay Kaul
 C) Sameer Chadha
 D) Kishore Biyani
  
52The Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP) under Union Ministry of Commerce & Industry has approved _________ FDI in asset reconstruction companies (ARCs) under the automatic route from the current FDI limit of 49% in May 2016.
 A) 74%
 B) 100%
 C) 85%
 D) 90%

53Who has stepped down as BCCI president in order to contest election for ICC Chairman role in May 2016?
 A) Anurag Thakur
 B) N. Srinivasan
 C) Shashank Manohar
 D) Sharad Pawar
  
54Brazilian President ______________ was suspended to face impeachment which ended her 13-year long leftist rule in May 2016.
 A) Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva
 B) Michel Temer
 C) Dilma Rousseff
 D) Eduardo Cunha
  
55_______________ won the presidential election of the Philippines held in May 2016 to become the new President of Philippines.
 A) Mar Roxas
 B) Leni Robredo
 C) Rodrigo 'Digong' Duterte
 D) Leila de Lima
  
56Famous cricket commentator Tony Cozier, known as the Voice of which country, has passed away in May 2016. He was 75.
 A) England
 B) West Indies
 C) Australia
 D) South Africa
  
57The National Technology Day was observed across the country on _________ to commemorate India's technological advancements and expertise.
 A) 9th May
 B) 12th May
 C) 11th May
 D) 15th May
  
58"International Day of the Family" is observed on __________.
 A) 31-May
 B) 17-May
 C) 24-May
 D) 15-May
  
59Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari has formed a three-member committee headed by _________ to frame policy regarding diesel cabs after the Supreme Court banned diesel-operated taxis in New Delhi.
 A) G S Malhi
 B) Hindupur Pradeep Rao
 C) Sanjay Mitra
 D) Bhupendra Kainthola
  
60India and _______________ have signed the amendment of a two-decade-old Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) between these two countries which allows India to claim tax on capital gains arising from sale of shares acquired on or after 1st April, 2017 in Indian companies.
 A) Japan
 B) UK
 C) Mauritius
 D) Singapore

 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
51Ans) Mrugank Paranjape
52Ans) 100%
53Ans) Shashank Manohar
54Ans) Dilma Rousseff
55Ans) Rodrigo 'Digong' Duterte
56Ans) West Indies
57Ans) 11th May
58Ans) 15-May
59Ans) Sanjay Mitra
60Ans) Mauritius

 
 
 
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