Current Affairs October 2013 Quiz - 19

181Which Internet company image-recognition startup LookFlow, which will bring image-recognition technology to its Flickr service for sharing photos in Oct 2013?
 A) Yahoo
 B) Google
 C) Microsoft
 D) Facebook
182A CBI court sentenced former Chairman and Managing Director of _________, M Gopalakrishnan and four others to one year imprisonment for defrauding various branches of the bank in Oct 2013.
 A) Indian Bank
 B) Canara Bank
 C) Dena Bank
 D) Bank of Baroda
183The Reserve Bank of India has constituted a GIRO Advisory Group (GAG) to implement a national Indian Bill Payment System in Oct 2013. This will be headed by ________.
 A) Arvind Mayaram
 B) Bimal Jalan
 C) Umesh Bellur
 D) B. Sambamurthy
184Who has bagged the Dr Guislain -Breaking the Chains of Stigma- award, which includes a cash prize of $50,000 for his tireless work to empower those suffering from mental illness in Oct 2013?
 A) Paul Janssen
 B) Matrika Prasad Devkota
 C) Anjali Gopalan
 D) None of These
185Ravuri Bharadwaja passed away in Hyderabad in Oct 2013. He was a famous ______.
 A) Actor
 B) Writer
 C) Scientist
 D) Director
186Ten regional parties of North East India have formed the North East Regional Political Front (NERPF) in Oct 2013. Who has been appointed as NERPF convener?
 A) Neiphiu Rio
 B) Prafulla Kumar Mahanta
 C) Mukul Sangma
 D) Okram Ibobi Singh
187"The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty" is observed on ____________.
 A) 18-Oct
 B) 19-Oct
 C) 17-Oct
 D) 23-Oct
188Photographer Greg du Toit was named Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2013 by the panel of international judges in Oct 2013. He is from which country?
 A) Kenya
 B) South Africa
 D) Brazil
189Which country offered honorary citizenship to Pakistani teenage activist Malala Yousafzai in Oct 2013?
 B) Canada
 C) UK
 D) Germany
190Who took oath as the new Chief Justice of Gauhati High Court in Oct 2013?
 A) Prafulla Chandra Pant
 B) Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana
 C) Badar Durrez Ahmad
 D) Abhay Manohar Sapre

Check below for answers.........
181Ans) Yahoo
182Ans) Indian Bank
183Ans) Umesh Bellur
184Ans) Matrika Prasad Devkota
185Ans) Writer
186Ans) Neiphiu Rio
187Ans) 17-Oct
188Ans) South Africa
189Ans) Canada
190Ans) Abhay Manohar Sapre