Current Affairs May 2016 Quiz - 8

71Former India captain _____________ has been re-appointed ICC Cricket Committee chairman for a second term of three years till 2018.
 A) Sachin Tendulkar
 B) Rahul Dravid
 C) Anil Kumble
 D) Saurav Ganguly
  
72Which country has been ranked at No 1 position in the Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI) published by global consulting firm Ernst & Young (EY) in May 2016?
 A) UK
 B) China
 C) USA
 D) France

73World Football governing body FIFA has appointed __________, a Senegalese UN diplomat, as its first-ever female secretary general in May 2016.
 A) Gianni Infantino
 B) Jérôme Valcke
 C) Markus Kattner
 D) Fatma Samoura
  
74"Commonwealth Day" is observed on __________.
 A) 31-May
 B) 17-May
 C) 24-May
 D) 15-May
  
75World governing body FIFA has appointed Justice _________ as deputy chairman of its governance committee in May 2016.
 A) Dilip B Bhosale
 B) KM Joseph
 C) Mukul Mudgal
 D) Naveen Sinha
  
76Which European football club  won the La Liga championship title for the second consecutive time and the 24th time overall in May 2016?
 A) Real Madrid
 B) Barcelona
 C) Manchester City
 D) Liverpool
  
77India has successfully test fired an indigenously developed Advanced Air Defence interceptor missile ___________ which is capable of destroying any incoming hostile ballistic missile.
 A) Pinaka
 B) Agni
 C) Ashwin
 D) Brohmos
  
78Justice __________ has sworn in as the 31st Chief Justice of Rajasthan after he was administered the oath to the office by Governor Kalyan Singh in Jaipur in May 2016.
 A) Dilip B Bhosale
 B) KM Joseph
 C) Mukul Mudgal
 D) Naveen Sinha
  
79The International Astronautical Federation (IAF) will honour renowned space scientist Prof _______ with the 2016 'IAF Hall of Fame Award" for his remarkable contribution to the progress of astronautics. With this, he has also become the first Indian to be chosen for this honour.
 A) Roddam Narasimha
 B) Satish Dhawan
 C) U R Rao
 D) Vikram Sarabhai
  
80_________ has been appointed as the Deputy Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) from 1st July 2016, after receiving required approval from the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet in May 2016.
 A) G S Malhi
 B) Hindupur Pradeep Rao
 C) Kumar Rajesh Chandra
 D) Bhupendra Kainthola

 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
71Ans) Anil Kumble
72Ans) USA
73Ans) Fatma Samoura
74Ans) 24-May
75Ans) Mukul Mudgal
76Ans) Barcelona
77Ans) Ashwin
78Ans) Naveen Sinha
79Ans) U R Rao
80Ans) Hindupur Pradeep Rao

 
 
 
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