Current Affairs October 2013 Quiz - 18

171As per recent World Bank study published in Oct 2013, It is easiest to start a business in ______ within India.
 A) Hyderabad
 B) Bangalore
 C) New Delhi
 D) Mumbai
  
172Which Indian IT Services Company has paid USD 34 million to settle a civil lawsuit from the US government over allegations it misused visas in Oct 2013?
 A) HCL Technologies
 B) TCS
 C) Wipro
 D) Infosys
  
173"International Day of Rural women" is observed on ____________.
 A) 14-Oct
 B) 16-Oct
 C) 15-Oct
 D) 13-Oct
  
174Who won the four-man PGA Grand Slam of Golf held in Oct 2013?
 A) Adam Scott
 B) Justin Rose
 C) Jason Dufner
 D) Padraig Harrington
  
175"World Mental Health Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 14-Oct
 B) 11-Oct
 C) 10-Oct
 D) 13-Oct
  
176Who has been appointed as the new Chairman and Managing Director of India Infrastructure Finance Company (IIFC) Ltd in Oct 2013?
 A) SB Nayar
 B) S Varadarajan
 C) R K Singhon
 D) B Ashok
  
177The RBI has increased Repo rate by 25 bps to _______ during its monetary policy review meet in October 2013.
 A) 7.25%
 B) 7.75%
 C) 7%
 D) 6.75%
  
178US government has finally averted the risk of potential default by settling a deal to reopen the government and raise the debt limit to _________ in Oct 2013.
 A) USD 15.2 trillion
 B) USD 15.7 trillion
 C) USD 16.7 trillion
 D) USD 17.5 trillion
  
179"World Arthiritis Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 17-Oct
 B) 12-Oct
 C) 20-Oct
 D) 23-Oct
  
180Legendary singer and one of Indian cinema's golden voices, Manna Dey died in a Bangalore hospital in Oct 2013. Though he sang in many Indian languages, he is from which state?
 A) West Bengal
 B) Assam
 C) Odissa
 D) Bihar

 
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Answers...
171Ans) New Delhi
172Ans) Infosys
173Ans) 15-Oct
174Ans) Adam Scott
175Ans) 10-Oct
176Ans) S.B. Nayar
177Ans) 7.75%
178Ans) USD 16.7 trillion
179Ans) 12-Oct
180Ans) West Bengal