Current Affairs September 2016 Quiz - 11

101Innovator and scientist____________, associate professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT-s) Media Lab, won the prestigious 2016 Lemelson-MIT Prize.
 A) Catalin Voss
 B) Ramesh Raskar
 C) Jason Kang
 D) Dan Dorsch
102Which company has announced the merger plan with ADAG owned Reliance Communications of their wireless businesses with ADAG owned Reliance Communications to form the fourth-largest telecom operator of India?.
 A) Aircel
 B) Airtel
 C) Vodafone
 D) Tata Docomo

103The  ___________Centenary Awards were given to seven of India-s most-respected women artistes: vocalists Girija Devi, Kishori Amonkar, Aruna Sairam and Vishaka Hari; dancers Yamini Krishnamurthy and Vyjayantimala Bali; and Pandavani exponent Teejan Bai.
 A) Dr. S. P. Subramanium
 B) Dr. M.S. Padmalakshmi
 C) Dr. M.S. Subbulakshmi
 D) Dr. S.P. Subhalakshmi
104"Day for Peace & Non- violence (UN)" is observed on ____________.
 A) 26-Sep
 B) 16-Sep
 C) 21-Sep
 D) 24-Sep
105Bollywood actress __________has been ranked in the top 10 in Forbes magazine's annual list of best-paid television actresses. Colombian-American actress Sofia Vergara topped the list for the fifth consecutive time.
 A) Aishwarya Rai
 B) Deepika Padukon
 C) Rani Mukherjee
 D)  Priyanka Chopra
106Japanese automobile maker Isuzu has appointed  ___________as the Chairman of Isuzu Motors India (IMI) with immediate effect.
 A) Hiroshi Nakagawa
 B) Oda Nobunaga
 C) Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle
 D) Miyamoto Musashi
107which team has won the inaugural day/night 2016-17 Duleep Trophy Cricket tournament played with a pink ball?
 A) Yuvraj Singh- led India Red
 B) Gautam Gambhir-led India Green
 C) Gautam Gambhir-led India Blue
 D) Suresh Raina-led India Green
108"Social Justice Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 26-Sep
 B) 25-Sep
 C) 22-Sep
 D) 24-Sep
109____________, a former ISIS captive, has been named the UN-s new Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking.
 A) Ricky Martin
 B) Nadia Murad
 C) Vendela Kirsebom
 D) Yazidi nightmare
110Indian-American physician-author______________ has been selected for the prestigious 2015 National Humanities Medal, as per the White House. US President Barack Obama would confer the honour along with 11 others this month.
 A) James E. Perone
 B) Jacqueline Edmondson
 C) Joan Nicks
 D)  Abraham Verghese

101Ans) Ramesh Raskar
102Ans) Aircel
103Ans) Dr. M.S. Subbulakshmi
104Ans) 21-Sep
105Ans) Priyanka Chopra
106Ans) Hiroshi Nakagawa
107Ans) Gautam Gambhir-led India Blue
108Ans) 25-Sep
109Ans) Nadia Murad
110Ans) Abraham Verghese

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