Current Affairs November 2016 Quiz - 26

251____________________, Varanasi based microfinance institution has got the final license to start operations as small Finance Bank (SFB).
 A) Samasta Microfinance
 B) Utkarsh Microfinance
 C) Banco do Nordeste
 D) Bandhan
252Pink, the Amitabh Bachchan starrer film has been invited by Movses Abelian, assistant secretary general of the United Nations for a special screening in ____________.
 A) Alaska
 B) Florida
 C) California
 D) New York

253_______________ has been named as the first female justice of Australia-s High Court.
 A) Sonia Sotomayor
 B) Susan Kiefel
 C) Alena Kagan
 D) Antonin Scalia
254US President -elect Donald Trump will name campaign loyalist and former Goldman Sachs executive _______________ as Treasury Secretary.
 A) Oindra Nooyi
 B) Steven Mnuchin
 C) Fred Alexander
 D) Warren Buffett
255The word_____________________ has been named as the word of the year for 2016 for massive surge in lookups for the word.
 A) Xenophovia
 B) post- truth
 C) walmart
 D) google maps
256____________________ has won their first ever maiden Davis Cup tennis title in Zagreb after defeating Croatia.
 A) Morocco
 B) Spain
 C) Argentina
 D) Brazil
257Padmashri _________________ has been awarded with Kalidas Samman in Ujjain.
 A) Kamal Kishore Goyanka
 B) Prof Rajbisaria
 C) Prabhu Nath Dwivedi
 D) MYS Prasad
258______________________ is the first sikh to be appointed to the Canadian Senate.
 A) Harjit Sajjan
 B) Sarabjit Singh Marwah
 C) Amarjeet Sohi
 D) Bardish Chagger
259Who has won the Tata Literature Live! Lifetime Achivement Award?
 A) Amitabh Ghosh
 B) Tanuj Solanki
 C) Manu S Pillai
 D) Vinay Sitapati
260________________ has become the first Indian to be elected the President of the International Hockey Federation.
 A) Kelly Fairweather
 B) Dinshaw Wacha
 C) Narinder Batra
 D) Ahmed Patel

251Ans) Utkarsh Microfinance
252Ans) New York
253Ans) Susan Kiefel
254Ans) Steven Mnuchin
255Ans) Xenophobia
256Ans) Argentina
257Ans) Prof Rajbisaria
258Ans) Sarabjit Singh Marwah
259Ans) Amitabh Ghosh
260Ans) Narinder Batra

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