Current Affairs October 2013 Quiz - 9

81The Supreme Court has appointed whom to head a committee to work on broad guidelines for protection of good Samaritans rendering assistance to accident victims in Oct 2013?
 A) Arvind Mayaram
 B) A.P. Shah
 C) Mukul Mudgal
 D) None of These
82Who has won the International Press Institute (IPI) India Award for Excellence in Journalism in Oct 2013?
 A) Karan Thapar
 B) Rajdeep Sardesai
 C) Amol Rajan
 D) Kailash Budhwar
83The Reserve Bank of India has formed a technical committee to examine the feasibility of encrypted SMS-based fund transfers in Oct 2013. Who will head the committee?
 A) Arvind Mayaram
 B) Urijit Patel
 C) Bimal Jalan
 D) B. Sambamurthy
84Which Indian Cricketer has been appointed as the brand ambassador for Future Groups Fashion at Big Bazaar in Oct 2013?
 A) Rohit Sharma
 B) Shikhar Dhawan
 C) Suresh Raina
 D) Virat Kohli
85Which IPL team won the Champions League Twenty-20 title held in Oct 2013?
 A) Rajasthan Royals
 B) Trinidad & Tobago
 C) Mumbai Indians
 D) Chennai Super Kings
86World's largest retail chain Walmart Stores Inc has called off its six-year old alliance with which company in India in Oct 2013?
 A) Reliance Retail
 B) Bharti Group
 C) Tata Group
 D) Future Group
87Which Indian power company acquired AES Saurashtra Windfarms, a subsidiary of US-based AES Corp, which owns a 39.2 MW wind energy farm in Gujarat in Oct 2013?
 A) Reliance Power
 B) Tata Power
 C) Jindal Power
 D) Jaypee power
88"International Day of the Girl Child" is observed on ____________.
 A) 14-Oct
 B) 11-Oct
 C) 19-Oct
 D) 13-Oct
89India's Trade deficit stood at _________ in September (published in Oct 2013).
 A) USD 10.9 billion
 B) USD 6.7 billion
 C) USD 8.27 billion
 D) USD 9.35 billion
90Who all won the Nobel Prize 2013 for Economics yesterday for their groundbreaking work on spotting trends in asset markets (announced in Oct 2013)?
 A) Michael Levitt, Martin Karplus and Arieh Warshel
 B) James Rothman, Randy Schekman and Thomas Suedhof
 C) Peter Higgs and Francois Englert
 D) Lars Peter Hansen, Eugene Fama and Robert Shiller

Check below for answers.........
81Ans) A.P. Shah
82Ans) Karan Thapar
83Ans) B. Sambamurthy
84Ans) Shikhar Dhawan
85Ans) Mumbai Indians
86Ans) Bharti Group
87Ans) Tata Power
88Ans) 11-Oct
89Ans) USD 6.7 billion
90Ans) Lars Peter Hansen, Eugene Fama and Robert Shiller