Current Affairs September 2013 Quiz - 23

221The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved the setting up of Information Technology Investment Region (ITIR) in which city in Sep 2013?
 A) Hyderabad
 B) Bangalore
 C) Pune
 D) Chennai
222Diana Nyad has become the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage in Sep 2013. She is from which country?
 A) Mexico
 C) UK
 D) France
223Veteran political leader Veliyam Bhargavan passed away in Sep 2013. He was associated with which political party?
 C) Congress
224Sebastiaan Bowier broke the land speed record on a bicycle after hitting a speed of 133.78 kph in Nevada, US in Sep 2013. He belongs to which country?
 A) Netherlands
 B) Germany
 C) France
 D) UK
225Which global internet company has shut down news and community services in China in Sep 2013?
 A) LinkedIn
 B) Google
 C) Facebook
 D) Yahoo
226Who became the first winner of the singing reality show Indian Idol Junior in Sep 2013?
 A) Anjana Padmanabhan
 B) Sonakshi Kar
 C) Sugandha Date
 D) Eman Chaudhary
227Who has been elected as the new Chairman of the Press Trust of India (PTI) in Sep 2013?
 A) Mahendra Mohan Gupta
 B) Vijay Kumar Chopra
 C) K N Shanth Kumar
 D) M. P. Veerendra Kumar
228World Economic Forum-s -summer Davos- held in which country in Sep 2013?
 A) Switzerland
 B) China
 C) Japan
 D) Russia
229First Sree Narayan Guru Global Secular & Peace Award 2013 was presented to whom in Sep 2013?
 A) Shashi Tharoor
 B) P Chidambaram
 C) Oommen Chandy
 D) Kapil Sibal
230Which country is giving financial and technical aid for the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor Project (approved by the DMIC in Sep 2013)?
 A) UK
 C) Japan
 D) Russia

Check below for answers..........
221Ans) Hyderabad
222Ans) USA
223Ans) CPI
224Ans) Netherlands
225Ans) Yahoo
226Ans) Anjana Padmanabhan
227Ans) K N Shanth Kumar
228Ans) China
229Ans) Shashi Tharoor
230Ans) Japan