Current Affairs October 2015 Quiz - 5

41Nippon Life Insurance has signed an agreement to increase its stake in ______________  by 14% from its current stake of 35% to 49% in Oct 2015
 A) Birla Sun Life
 B) Reliance Capital
 C) Muthut Finance
 D) ICICI Prudential
42The Reliance Power Ltd of the Anil Ambani Group has appointed ____________ as its CEO in Oct 2015.
 A) Pramod Jain
 B) Sriram Venkataraman
 C) Samiran Chakraborty
 D) N Venugopala Rao

43"World Animal Welfare Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 4-Oct
 B) 8-Oct
 C) 9-Oct
 D) 3-Oct
44Famous ____________ Ravindra Jain passed away following a multiple-organ failure in Mumbai in Oct 2015.
 A) director
 B) music director and lyricist
 C) Producer
 D) actor
45Famous _______________ actress Gopishantha, popularly known by her stage name Manorama, passed away in Oct 2015 due to multiple organ failure. She also won a Guinness World Record for acting in more than 1000 number of films.
 A) Malayalam
 B) Telugu
 C) Tamil
 D) Kannada
46Citibank has appointed _____________-- as Chief Economist for India in Oct 2015.
 A) Pramod Jain
 B) Sriram Venkataraman
 C) Samiran Chakraborty
 D) N Venugopala Rao
47Who was chosen for the Man Booker Prize 2015 for his novel for his novel A Brief History of Seven Killings, inspired by the attempted assassination of Bob Marley in the 1970s, in Oct 2015. .With this, he has become the first Jamaican author to win the Man Booker Prize.
 A) Tom McCarthy
 B) Marlon James
 C) Anne Tyler
 D) Hanya Yanagihara
48World Vegetarian Day observed on _______ across the world to encourage new way of living and raise awareness to vegetarian lifestyle.
 A) 7-Oct
 B) 1-Oct
 C) 2-Oct
 D) 13-Oct
49Famous striker ______________ has been awarded with Golden Boot award for 2014-15 season for a record fourth time in Oct 2015.
 A) Lionel Messi
 B) Cristiano Ronaldo
 C) Neymar
 D) Luis Suárez
50Which Indian has been awarded with the prestigious Harvard Humanitarian of the Year Award by the Harvard University in Oct 2015? The awardis given to an individual whose works and deeds have served to improve the quality of lives and have inspired us to greater heights.
 A) Bindeshwar Pathak
 B) Ajit Ninan
 C) Pamarthy Shankar
 D) Kailash Satyarthi

41Ans) Reliance Capital
42Ans) N Venugopala Rao
43Ans) 4-Oct
44Ans) music director and lyricist
45Ans) Tamil
46Ans) Samiran Chakraborty
47Ans) Marlon James
48Ans) 1-Oct
49Ans) Cristiano Ronaldo
50Ans) Kailash Satyarthi

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