Current Affairs September 2013 Quiz - 16

151Which Indian Cricketer was appointed as the brand ambassador of the Border Security Force (BSF) in Sep 2013?
 A) Virat Kohli
 B) M S Shoni
 C) Shikhar Dhawan
 D) Suresh Raina
152Liquor giant United Spirits Ltd (USL) has appointed whom as CEO-Designate with effect from 1st October 2013 (announced in Sep 2013)?
 A) Ashok Capoor
 B) Deepak Khanna
 C) Anand Kripalu
 D) Anuj Agarwal
153Canadian Smartphone maker BlackBerry has agreed to become a private company in a USD 4.7 billion in Sep 2013. Which company has offered USD 9 per share to buy back its shares from the shareholders?
 A) Microsoft
 B) Berkshire Hathaway
 C) Blackstone
 D) Fairfax Financial Holdings
154Who was honoured with the Humanitarian Achievement Award 2013 for his contribution to cooperation and sustainable development in his country?
 A) Nelson Mandela
 B) Jacob Zuma
 C) Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
 D) None of These
155Australia has unveiled its most powerful super computer named ________ in Sep 2013.
 A) Tianhe-2
 B) Raijin
 C) SuperMUC
 D) Sequoia
156Who won women-s table tennis World Cup Championship held in Kobe, Japan in September 2013?
 A) Wu Yang
 B) Li Xiaoxia
 C) Liu Shiwen
 D) Yu Mengyu
157The RBI has reduced minimum daily maintenance of the Cash Reserve Ratio, CRR, from 99% of the requirement to _______ during its monetary policy review in Sep 2013.
 A) 93%
 B) 96%
 C) 95%
 D) 97%
158"Social Justice Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 26-Sep
 B) 25-Sep
 C) 22-Sep
 D) 24-Sep
159The Indian Government has announced setting up of the Seventh Central Pay Commission in Sep 2013. Its recommendations will be implemented from the _____________.
 A) 1st of April, 2016
 B) 1st of January, 2015
 C) 1st of January, 2016
 D) 1st of April, 2015
160Who has been selected as the next chairman of the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission, India's apex power sector regulator in Sep 2013?
 A) Gireesh Pradhan
 B) Pramod Deo
 C) Ruchira Kamboj
 D) None of These

Check below for answers..........
151Ans) Virat Kohli
152Ans) Anand Kripalu
153Ans) Fairfax Financial Holdings
154Ans) Nelson Mandela
155Ans) Raijin
156Ans) Liu Shiwen
157Ans) 95%
158Ans) 25-Sep
159Ans) 1st of January, 2016
160Ans) Gireesh Pradhan