Current Affairs October 2013 Quiz - 17

161Which famous bollywood actor received the third Hridaynath Mangeshkar award for his contribution to the film industry in Oct 2013?
 A) Amitabh Bachchan
 B) Anupam Kher
 C) Amir Khan
 D) Paresh Rawal
  
162Who has been declared BJP's chief ministerial candidate for Delhi Assembly elections to be held in Dec 2013?
 A) Vijender Gupta
 B) Harsh Vardhan
 C) Vijay Jolly
 D) Ramesh Bidhuri
  
163Who has been awarded with French highest civilian award -Chevalier de la Legion d-Honneur- for her work on transgender and HIV positive patients in Oct 2013?
 A) Leena Manimekalai
 B) Ai-jen Poo
 C) Anjali Gopalan
 D) Maryam Durani
  
164Committee headed by whom, appointed to probe illegal mining across the country, has submitted its third and final report which is mainly on the menace in Goa in Oct 2013?
 A) Tarun Chaterjee
 B) M B Shah
 C) Lakshmi Kanta Mohapatra
 D) A.P. Shah
  
165Who has been awarded the Mother Teresa International Award by NGO -The Harmony Foundation- for her efforts towards achieving social justice in Oct 2013?
 A) Kiran Kher
 B) Aishwaryya Bachchan
 C) Sushmita Sen
 D) Shabana Azmi
  
166"World Statistics Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 27-Oct
 B) 24-Oct
 C) 20-Oct
 D) 23-Oct
  
167The RBI has increased Reverse Repo rate by 25 bps to _______ during its monetary policy review meet in October 2013.
 A) 7%
 B) 7.75%
 C) 7.25%
 D) 6.75%
  
168Which bollywood actress became the first Indian to be global brand ambassador of American fashion brand Guess in Oct 2013?
 A) Kareena Kapoor
 B) Katrina Kaif
 C) Deepika Padukone
 D) Priyanka Chopra
  
169Which Legendary footballer launched a new book titled -1283- in Oct 2013?
 A) Batistuta
 B) Maradona
 C) Pele
 D) Zidane
  
170An expert panel headed by whom suggested in Oct 2013 that diesel prices should be hiked by a steep Rs 5 per litre, kerosene by Rs 4 a litre and cooking gas (LPG) rates by Rs 250 per cylinder immediately?
 A) Kirit S Parikh
 B) Mukul Mudgal
 C) Arvind Mayaram
 D) Asha Tiwari

 
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Answers...
161Ans) Amitabh Bachchan
162Ans) Harsh Vardhan
163Ans) Anjali Gopalan
164Ans) M B Shah
165Ans) Sushmita Sen
166Ans) 20-Oct
167Ans) 6.75%
168Ans) Priyanka Chopra
169Ans) Pele
170Ans) Kirit S Parikh