Current Affairs Sep 2014 Quiz 22

211Which PSU bank and ICICI Bank allowed kids above age 10 years to operate bank accounts independently in Sep 2014?
A) State Bank of India
B) Allahabad Bank
C) United Bank of India
D) Punjab National Bank
212Former British Prime Minister/MP __________ was named one of the top "gay icons" of the last thirty years in Sep 2014 in recognition of his work for gay rights.
A) Margaret Thatcher
B) Tony Blair
C) Gordon Brown
D) John Major

213UN Climate Change Summit 2014 was held in ___________ in September 2014 to put the planet on course towards reversing global warming. The purpose of the 2014 Climate Summit was to raise political momentum for a meaningful universal climate agreement in Paris in 2015.
A) New York
B) Brussels
C) Geneva
D) London
214The Reserve Bank of India has kept repo rate unchanged at ________ during its announcement of of fourth bi-monthly monetary policy review on 30th Sep 2014.
A) 8%
B) 7.75%
C) 7.25%
D) 7%
215The Finance Ministry has set up a 15-member committee in Sep 2014 in order to examine the financial architecture for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) which will be headed by __________.
A) Anand Mahindra
B) N. R. Narayana Murthy
C) K V Kamath
D) Adi Godrej
216The Government has announced winners of the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Awards-2014 in recognition of their work in Sep 2014. How many scientists have been awarded with the award this year?
A) 7
B) 8
C) 10
D) 12
217Capital market watchdog SEBI has appointed ___________ as its chief vigilance officer in Sep 2014.
A) R K Padmanabhan
B) U. K. Sinha
C) Gyan Bhushan
D) C. B. Bhave
218Young archer Abhishek Verma along with Rajat Chauhan and Sandeep Kumar won the gold medal in the compound team event at the Asian Games in which field?
A) Shooting
B) Squash
C) Archery
D) Boxing
219World Heart Day is observed on 29th September across the world to raise awareness that heart disease and stroke are the world-s leading causes of death. Theme of 2014 is _________________.
A) Creating heart-healthy life
B) Seeing heart-healthy environments
C) Creating heart-healthy environments
D) None of These
220Who was sworn as Afghanistan's President in Sep 2014 which is also the country's first peaceful democratic transition of power?. He assumed charge after signinga power-sharing deallast week with his rival presidential candidate, Abdullah Abdullah.
A) Abdullah Abdullah
B) Hamid Karzai
C) Ashraf Ghani
D) Ashraf Ghani

Check below for answers:
211Ans) State Bank of India
212Ans) Tony Blair
213Ans) New York
214Ans) 8%
215Ans) K V Kamath
216Ans) 10
217Ans) Gyan Bhushan
218Ans) Archery
219Ans) Creating heart-healthy environments
220Ans) Ashraf Ghani