Current Affairs Nov 2014 Quiz - 14

 
131Indian _______ Board has been selected for the Indira Gandhi Rajbhasha Award (First Prize) for excellence in the implementation of the official language policy for the year 2013-14 by the Department of Official Language under Ministry of Home Affairs in Nov 2014.
A) Tea
B) Rubber
C) Coffee
D) Cotton
132"World Fisheries day" is observed on ____________.
A) 18-Nov
B) 21-Nov
C) 20-Nov
D) 22-Nov

 
133Which Indian IT Services Company has fired CFO of its BPO subsidiary, Abraham Mathews for violating code of Conduct in Nov 2014?
A) TCS
B) Wipro
C) Infosys
D) HCL Technologies
134Which Indian IT Services Company has signed a deal to acquire US-based Lightbridge Communications Corporation (LCC) for USD 240 million in Nov 2014?
A) TCS
B) Wipro
C) Tech Mahindra
D) HCL Technologies
135Which Indian bank has a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Adani Enterprise for a loan of up to USD 1 billion for the mine, rail and port project in Australia in Nov 2014?
A) HDFC Bank
B) ICICI Bank
C) State Bank of India
D) Punjab National Bank
136Indian telecom company Uninor has appointed _________ as CEO in Nov 2014.
A) Morten Karlsen Sorby
B) Vivek Sood
C) Upanga Dutta
D) Uday Sareen
137China's central bank, the People's Bank of China cut its benchmark interest rates by 40 bps to _________ in Nov 2014 to lower borrowing cost and to boost economic growth for the world's second largest economy.
A) 4.6%
B) 5.1%
C) 5.6%
D) 6.2%
138Who has accepted Invitation of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to become the Chief Guest at the India-s 66th Republic Day Parade on 26th January 2015 (announced in Nov 2014)?
A) Vladimir Putin
B) Tony Abbott
C) Angela Merkel
D) Barack Obama
139The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has named Additional Director ________ to lead the agency's 2G spectrum case probe team in Nov 2014. He replaced CBI Director Ranjit Sinha who was removed by the Supreme Court from the 2G spectrum case.
A) RK Dutta
B) Anil Kumar Sinha
C) O.P.Galhotra
D) R.P. Agrawal
140Central Government has approved Rs 43,033-crore rural electrification scheme named as ______________ in Nov 2014 in order to provide 24x7 power in every part of the country.
A) Shyama Prasab Mukherjee Gram Jyoti Yojana
B) Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana
C) Deendayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana
D) Atal Bihari Bajpayee Gram Jyoti Yojana

 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
131Ans) Rubber
132Ans) 21-Nov
133Ans) Infosys
134Ans) Tech Mahindra
135Ans) State Bank of India
136Ans) Vivek Sood
137Ans) 5.6%
138Ans) Barack Obama
139Ans) RK Dutta
140Ans) Deendayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana

 
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