Current Affairs Oct 2014 Quiz 18

171India's first olive refinery was started in which state in Oct 2014 to fulfil the country-s demand of olive oil in coming years?
A) Gujarat
B) Assam
C) Rajasthan
D) Karnataka
172Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the countrymen over radio for the first time in his programme __________ in Oct 2014.
A) Mann Ki Asha
B) Radio Ki Baat
C) Mann Ki Baat
D) None of These

173"World Mental Health Day" is observed on ____________.
A) 14-Oct
B) 11-Oct
C) 10-Oct
D) 13-Oct
174Which global newspaper issued an apology to its readers for its racist cartoon on India-s Mars Mission in Oct 2014?
A) Wall Street Journal
B) New York Times
C) USA Today
D) Washington Times
175Telecom gear maker Nokia announced to shut down its plant in which Indian city from November 1 as Microsoft has terminated mobile purchase agreement from the factory and it is left with no business?
A) Hyderabad
B) Bangalore
C) Chennai
D) Pune
176Which Indian private bank launched "KayPay" product for facebook users to send money to each other in Oct 2014?
A) HDFC Bank
C) Kotak Mahindra Bank
D) Yes Bank
177Gujarat government has set up a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) to promote __________ as the state's cultural capital and encourage tourism in the city in Oct 2014.
A) Ahmedabad
B) Vadodara
C) Surat
D) Baroda
178Union Minister of State for Textiles Santosh Kumar Gangwar launched the Pashmina Promotion Programme (P3) at Dehairing Plant Complex in which state/region with an aim to increase production of pashmina wool in a time bound manner?
A) Manali
B) Srinagar
C) Leh
D) Dehradun
179India Expo 2014, an event focused on showcasing India-s export potential in key sectors and its marketing has been organized by the Federation of Indian Export Organization in which city in Oct 2014?
A) Dubai
B) Doha
C) Riyadh
D) Bamgkok
180India signed the Minamata Convention on 30th September on __________.
A) Silver
B) Mercury
C) Arsenic
D) Uranium

171Ans) Rajasthan
172Ans) Mann Ki Baat
173Ans) 10-Oct
174Ans) New York Times
175Ans) Chennai
176Ans) Kotak Mahindra Bank
177Ans) Vadodara
178Ans) Leh
179Ans) Dubai
180Ans) Mercury

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