Current Affairs Sep 2014 Quiz 14

131Who has been appointed as the new Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Kerala-based South Indian Bank Ltd in Sep 2014?
A) Nasser Munjee
B) V.A. Joseph
C) Santanu Mukherjee
D) V.G. Mathew
132Who has been unanimously elected as the chairman of Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) for the year 2014-15 in Sep 2014?
A) Hemant Malik
B) Amit Mathew
C) Shashidhar Sinha
D) Madhukar Kamath

133Which Indian crickter will be inducted as a Bradman Honouree along with former Australian Test captain Steve Waugh at a gala dinner in Sydney in Oct 2014 (announced in Sep 2014)?
A) Rahul Dravid
B) Sunil Gavaskar
C) Sachin Tendulkar
D) Saurav Ganguly
134India's Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) became successful in Sep 2014 as it placed its low-cost Mangalyan spacecraft in Mars orbit. Who is the Chairman of ISRO, responsible for leading the mission?
A) M Annadurai
B) K Radhakrishnan
C) S Ramakrishnan
D) SK Shivakumar
135Who has been appointed as Sri Lanka's first full-time local coach in 15 years in Sep 2014?
A) Marvan Atapattu
B) Aravinda de Silva
C) Sanath Jayasuriya
D) Arjuna Ranatunga
136India's Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) became successful in Sep 2014 as it placed its low-cost Mangalyan spacecraft in Mars orbit. The program was run and managed by?
A) Indian Space Research Organisation Satellite Centre (ISAC)
B) ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization)
D) None of These
137The Supreme Court cancelled allocation of _________ of 218 coal blocks allotted between years 1993 and 2010 by the Central government as the process of allotting the coal blocks was not transparent in Sep 2014.
A) 202
B) 204
C) 214
D) 194
138India's former Ambassador to the UN _________ has been appointed as Secretary General of Independent Commission on Multilateralism (ICM) in Sep 2014.
A) Meera Shankar
B) Hardeep Singh Pur
C) Sanjeev Tripathi
D) Nirupama Rao
139Swedish furniture retail giant IKEA has signed up to set up its first retail store in Which Indian City?
A) Mumbai
B) Bangalore
C) Hyderabad
D) New Delhi
140Which US University has announced to confer an honorary doctorate degree to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his work in the field of inclusive growth in Sep 2014 just before his visit to USA?
A) Texas University
B) Southern University System of Louisiana
C) Harvard University
D) Stanford University

Check below for Answers:
131Ans) V.G. Mathew
132Ans) Amit Mathew
133Ans) Sachin Tendulkar
134Ans) K Radhakrishnan
135Ans) Marvan Atapattu
136Ans) ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization)
137Ans) 214
138Ans) Hardeep Singh Puri
139Ans) Hyderabad
140Ans) Southern University System of Louisiana