Current Affairs September 2016 Quiz - 15

141India has been ranked at __________ in the latest Global Innovation Index (GII) released in Geneva by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in partnership with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).
 A) 45th
 B) 61st
 C) 72nd
 D) 65th
142Who has won the prestigious N Monahan Suvarna Mudra Award 2016?.
 A) MT Vasudevan Nair
 B) N S Madhavan
 C)  Dr. M Leelavathi.
 D) N V Khurup

143International Day of Peace was observed across the world on 21st September 2016. What was the theme of 2016?.
 A) The Peace
 B) 'The Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for Peace'
 C) Peace and Democracy
 D) Sustainable peace for a sustenable Future
144The prestigious ICC test championship mace has been received by _________for inspiring Pakistan to the top of the ICC test team ranking.
 A) Washim Akram
 B) Shaihid Afridi
 C) Mishbah-ul-Haq
 D) Mohammad Amir
145________________, Oscar wining writer and film director of Hollywood passed away. He was 71.
 A) Curtis Hanson
 B) Ang Lee
 C) Alfonso Cuarón
 D) Alejandro González Iñárritu
146The Cabinet has approved merger of Rail budget with Union Budget today. Also it has set ________ as the date to present budget.
 A) 1st February
 B) 28th February
 C) 1st March
 D)  15th March
147Indira Awas Yojona, the flagship rural housing scheme has been restructured with new name as______________ from next month.
 A) Prodhan Mantri Griha Yojona
 B)  Prodhan Mantri Awas yojona
 C) Indira Griha Yojona
 D) Prodhan Mantri Sabka Ghar Yojona
148Who will replace Onno Ruhal, the World Bank-s India country director?
 A) Md. Hamid Ansari
 B) Junaid Ahmed
 C) Paul Romer
 D) Shaolin Yang
149Who has got the Lalitarpan Samman 2016?
 A) Hariharan
 B) Girija Devi
 C) Shubha Mudgal
 D) Kumar Gandharva
150_____________ has been re-elected as secretary by BCCI and MSK Prasad has been elected as the Chief Selector.
 A) Anurag Thakur
 B) M L Nehru
 C) Anirudh Chaudhary
 D) Ajay Shirke

141Ans) 61st
142Ans) Dr. M Leelavathi.
143Ans) 'The Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for Peace'
144Ans) Mishbah-ul-Haq
145Ans) Curtis Hanson
146Ans) 1st February
147Ans) Prodhan Mantri Awas yojona
148Ans) Junaid Ahmed
149Ans) Shubha Mudgal
150Ans) Ajay Shirke

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