Current Affairs September 2013 Quiz - 5

41India-s Retail inflation, measured by Consumer Price Index, stood at _______ in August (announced in Sep 2013).
 A) 9.87%
 B) 9.39%
 C) 9.64%
 D) 9.52%
42India-s Vice President Dr.M.Haamid Ansari has suggested implementation of Venkatachelliah Commission's recommendations in Sep 2013. The committee recommends to ensure that elected representatives of Parliament and legislatures get at least _______ of the votes cast.
 A) 60%
 B) 40%
 C) 50%
 D) 51%
43Who was named the skipper of the India 'A' side for the unofficial three one-dayers and a Twenty20 game against the West Indies 'A' team which visited India in Sep 2013?
 A) Suresh Raina
 B) Gautam Gambhir
 C) Yuvraj Singh
 D) Rohit Sharma
44India and Japan have decided to expand their currency swap arrangement from USD 15 billion to _______ in Sep 2013 to strengthen bilateral financial cooperation and stabilize the global financial markets.
 A) USD 60 billion
 B) USD 100 billion
 C) USD 50 billion
 D) USD 25 billion
45Who has been elected as the new President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Sep 2013?
 A) Denis Oswald
 B) Thomas Bach
 C) Richard Carrion
 D) Ching-kuo Wu
46Who has been appointed as head of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) force in Sep 2013?
 A) Dilip Trivedi
 B) Sharad Kumar
 C) Pranay Sahay
 D) Sanjeev Dayal
47Indian Author Jhumpa Lahiri's _______ was shortlisted among the six books for the Man Booker Prize 2013 (announced in Sep 2013).
 A) We Need New Names
 B) The Interpreter of Maladies
 C) The Lowland
 D) The Harvest
48Who is the new Prime Minister of Australia who won absolute majority in the National elections held in Sep 2013?
 A) Tony Abbott
 B) Kevin Rudd
 C) Julia Gillard
 D) John Howard
49Who was chosen to lead the 18-member Indian women's hockey team in the eighth Asia Cup that was played in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from September 21 to 27, 2013?
 A) Chanchan Devi Thokchom
 B) Asunta Lakra
 C) Ritu Rani
 D) Rajwinder Kaur
50Which country won the South Asian Football Federations (SAFF) Championship 2013 held in Kathmandu  in Sep 2013?
 A) India
 B) Afghanistan
 C) Pakistan
 D) Nepal

Check below for answers..........
41Ans) 9.52%
42Ans)  50%
43Ans) Yuvraj Singh
44Ans) USD 50 billion
45Ans) Thomas Bach
46Ans) Sanjeev Dayal
47Ans) The Lowland
48Ans) Tony Abbott
49Ans) Ritu Rani
50Ans) Afghanistan