Current Affairs October 2013 Quiz - 27

261The Largest Air Traffic Control Tower of India which is 84 meter high was Inaugurated at which city airport in Oct 2013?
 A) New Delhi
 B) Mumbai
 C) Hyderabad
 D) Bangalore
262Which internet giant launched a new search algorithm named as "Humingbird" in Oct 2013?
 A) Alibaba
 B) Microsoft
 C) Yahoo
 D) Google
263Wilfried Martens, former Prime Minister of _________ passed away in Oct 2013.
 A) Belgium
 B) Norway
 C) Greece
 D) Sweden
264The Indian Navy inducted into service its largest offshore patrol vessel (OPV), ______________ at the Southern Naval Command in Oct 2013.
 A) INS Soundrya
 B) INS Sukanya
 C) INS Sunayna
 D) INS Sindhu
265Which Indian PSU Bank has agreed take over the Amanath Cooperative Bank after board meeting held in Oct 2013?
 A) Punjab National Bank
 B) Canara Bank
 C) IDBI Bank
 D) Bank of Maharashtra
266"Global Iodine Deficiency Disorders Prevention Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 29-Oct
 B) 18-Oct
 C) 21-Oct
 D) 24-Oct
267Narendra Modi laid the foundation of a 597-foot Sardar Patel idol (called the Statue of Unity) in Oct 2013 which will be built at Sadhu Bet, an island situated 3 kilometers away from the Sardar Sarovar Dam in Gujarat. Vallabhbhai Patel, Known as Iron man, is India's first ________________ post independece.
 A) Finance Minister
 B) External Affairs Minister
 C) Prime Minister
 D) Home Minister
268Which former Liberian President who sentenced to 50 years in prison for crimes against humanity in Oct 2013?
 A) Charles Taylor
 B) Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
 C) Foday Sankoh
 D) George Weah
269Which Indian state launched the -She Taxi- project, aiming at ensuring safe travel for women, in Oct 2013?
 A) Gujarat
 B) Kerala
 C) Goa
 D) Haryana
270Two political leaders Lalu Prasad Yadav and Jagadish Sharma have been disqualified from their parliamentary memberships on account of conviction under the Chaibasa Treasury case in Oct 2013. Jagadish Sharma belonged to which political party?
 A) Janata Dal (United)
 B) SP

Check below for answers.........
261Ans) Mumbai
262Ans) Google
263Ans) Belgium
264Ans) INS Sunayna
265Ans) Canara Bank
266Ans) 21-Oct
267Ans) Home Minister
268Ans) Charles Taylor
269Ans) Kerala
270Ans) Janata Dal (United)