Current Affairs Sep 2014 Quiz 18

 
171The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has signed an agreement with MRF Pace foundation in Chennai to send pace bowlers in Sep 2014. Which former pace bowler is now the director of MRF Pace Foundation?
A) Glenn McGrath
B) Dennis Lillee
C) Bret Lee
D) Jason Gillespie
172Former __________ AP Venkateshwaran passed away in September 2014. He was 84.
A) Economist
B) Raw Head
C) Foreign secretary
D) Planning Commission head

 
173Which state became the first State in India to launch a Health Adalat in Sep 2014? It was launched to address health issues at the grassroots level and ensure that all health facilities extended by the government reached all sections of society.
A) Maharashtra
B) Karnataka
C) Gujarat
D) Haryana
174The new capital of Andhra Pradesh will be located in the __________ region, chief minister Chandrababu Naidu annouced in Sep 2014.
A) Rajamundry
B) Vishakhapatnam
C) Vijayawada
D) Guntur
175Which consulting and professional services firm has been hired by finance ministry in Sep 2014 to validate the accounts opened under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY)?
A) Deloitte
B) E&Y
C) KPMG
D) PWC
176China 2014 awarded China Book Award to ____________ in Sep 2014 in recognition of his long-term contribution to the translation and publication of Chinese works.
A) Pradeep Kapur
B) Sunil Kumar
C) Priyadarsi Mukherji
D) Prabhu Mohapatra
177Wildlife Trust of India (WTI) and Tata Chemicals Limited (TCL) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to set up India-s first of its kind Coral Garden in ___________ in Sep 2014.
A) Maharashtra
B) Karnataka
C) Gujarat
D) Goa
178Which company delivered the fifth maritime patrol aircraft P-8I to India in Sep 2014 as part of a deal for eight aircraft to support the Indian Navy's maritime patrol requirements?
A) Boeing
B) Airbus
C) Lockhead Martin
D) None of These
179Which Indian movie won best debut award (Lion of the Future - Luigi De Laurentiis award for a Debut Feature) at the 71st Venice Film Festival in Sep 2014?
A) Court
B) Liar's Dice
C) Shahid
D) Ship of Theseus
180Which former cricketer has been honoured with a Lifetime Achievement award at a ceremony in the House of Lords in London in Sep 2014?
A) Sunil Gavaskar
B) Kapil Dev
C) Ravi Shastri
D) Dilip Bengsarkar

 
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Answers:
171Ans) Glenn McGrath
172Ans) Foreign secretary
173Ans) Karnataka
174Ans) Vijayawada
175Ans) KPMG
176Ans) Priyadarsi Mukherji
177Ans) Gujarat
178Ans) Boeing
179Ans) Court
180Ans) Kapil Dev