Current Affairs Oct 2014 Quiz 11

 
101Who has been elected unopposed as the president of the Hockey India in oct 2014?
A) Mohammed Mushtaq Ahmad
B) Rajinder Singh
C) Narinder Batra
D) None of These
102The Chief Executive of oil giant ________ Christophe de Margerie, was killed in an accident when his business jet collided with a snow plough during takeoff at Moscow-s Vnukovo International Airport in Oct 2014.
A) Shell
B) British Petroleum
C) Total
D) Exxon Mobil

 
103Famous ____________ Oscar de la Renta passed away in October at Kent, Connecticut.
A) Director
B) Actor
C) Fashion designer
D) Author
104"UN International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction" is observed on ____________.
A) 14-Oct
B) 11-Oct
C) 19-Oct
D) 13-Oct
105South Africa-s gold medalist athlete Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to ________ years in prison for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine-s Day in 2013 by a South African judge in oct 2014.
A) Four
B) Five
C) Six
D) Seven
106Who was sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Haryana in Oct 2014?
A) Om Prakash Chautala
B) Bhupinder Singh Hooda
C) Manohar Lal Khattar
D) Rao Inderjit Singh
107Cairn India has appointed __________ as the company-s Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer with effect from 17th November (announced in Oct 2014).
A) Anirban Dey
B) Dilipkumar Khandelwal
C) Mayank Ashar
D) Lalit Kumar Gupta
108The Central Government has ordered merger of the scam-hit company National Spot Exchange Ltd with its holding company ______________ in Oct 2014 in order to help quick recovery from the 5,600-crore rupees fraud.
A) R Systems International Ltd.
B) MCX Limited
C) Financial Technologies India Ltd
D) Mastek Ltd.
109Chief Coach of Indian hockey team, ________ has resigned from his post and again withdrew his resignation in Oct 2014 because of a "pay dispute" with the Sports Authority of India.
A) Michael Nobbs
B) Terry Walsh
C) Ric Charlesworth
D) None of These
110Indian-American _________- has been appointed as Chief of Staff and Counselor in the National Security Division (NSD) of the US Justice Department in Oct 2014.
A) Anita M Singh
B) Srikanth Srinivasan
C) Sonal Shah
D) Sabita Singh

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
101Ans) Narinder Batra
102Ans) Total
103Ans) Fashion designer
104Ans) 13-Oct
105Ans) Five
106Ans) Manohar Lal Khattar
107Ans) Mayank Ashar
108Ans) Financial Technologies India Ltd
109Ans) Terry Walsh
110Ans) Anita M Singh

 
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