Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 14th May 2016

14th May 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


Questions:

  1. Who has been appointed as the chairman of National Stock Exchange (NSE)
  2. A.Abhay Havaldar
    B.Chitra Ramkrishna
    C.Ravi Narain
    D.Ashok Chawla

  3. Who has been re-appointed as the chairman of ICC Cricket Committee
  4. A.Dilip Vengsarkar
    B.Mohammad Azharuddin
    C.Anil Kumble
    D.Rahul Dravid

  5. Which Indian artist won UN poster contest on N-disarmament
  6. A.Shilpa Gupta
    B.Bharti Kher
    C.Anjali Chandrashekar
    D.Nalini Malani

  7. Freedom of Right to speech and expression enshrined under which Indian constitution article
  8. A.Article 19
    B.Article 20
    C.Article 21
    D.Article 22

  9. Who has named as the first female secretary general of Fifa
  10. A.Shikha Sharma
    B.Fatma Samoura
    C.Lynn Elsenhans
    D.Jane Fraser

  11. The 26th World Economic Forum on Africa will be held in which country
  12. A.Djibouti
    B.Kenya
    C.Rwanda
    D.Liberia

  13. How many Singaporean terms are added to the Oxford English Dictionary
  14. A.15
    B.13
    C.45
    D.19

  15. What is the name of the World's biggest cargo aircraft
  16. A.Antonov an-225 Mriya
    B.Airbus A300-600F
    C.Airbus A380F
    D.Boeing 747-400 ER

  17. India's first solar-powered train set for trial in which city
  18. A.New Delhi
    B.Mumbai
    C.Jaipur
    D.Bengaluru

  19. The Supreme Court has upheld constitutional validity of penal laws on defamation as the right to life under which Indian Constitutional article
  20. A.Article 19
    B.Article 20
    C.Article 21
    D.Article 22

  21. Who among the following Indian Cricketer has been appointed as the Current Player representative in ICC cricket committee
  22. A.Anil Kumble
    B.Virender Sehwag
    C.Rahul Dravid
    D.Sourav Ganguly

  23. Who among the following Sri Lankan Cricketer has been appointed as the Past Player representative in ICC cricket committee
  24. A.Tillakaratne Dilshan
    B.Sanath Jayasuriya
    C.Kumar Sangakkara
    D.Mahela Jayawardena

  25. Who is the founder of Banaras Hindu University
  26. A.Sir Syed Ahmad Khan
    B.Joshua Marshman
    C.Madan Mohan Malaviya
    D.William Carey

  27. Which of the following state government has not register the new diesel cars in the state asked by Supreme Court on 10 May 2016
  28. A.Madhya Pradesh
    B.Uttar Pradesh
    C.New Delhi
    D.Bihar

  29. Which digital wallet has been introduced by Reliance Jio Infocomm
  30. A.JioMoney
    B.JioWallet
    C.JioIndia
    D.JioInfoWallet

  31. RBI has issued norms for branch offices by foreign entities from which of the following countries
  32. A.Pakistan
    B.China
    C.Bangladesh
    D.All of the above

  33. RBI has issued guidelines for voluntary surrender of license by PSOs under the PSS Act. What does the latter stand for
  34. A.Payment Settlement Systems Act
    B.Payment and Settlement Systems Act
    C.Settlement Systems Act
    D.Payment Systems Act

  35. Central Asian state leaders has inaugurated CASA-1000 power project in which country
  36. A.Kazakhstan
    B.Kyrgyzstan
    C.Tajikistan
    D.Uzbekistan

  37. Name the head of Sant Nirankari Mission who has passed away in a road accident in Canada
  38. A.Karpal Singh
    B.Baba Hardev Singh
    C.Gobind Singh
    D.W Singh

  39. Which university has been given status of central university on May 12 2016
  40. A.Rajendra Agriculture University at Pusa (Bihar)
    B.Rajendra Agriculture University at Zamrudpur (Delhi)
    C.Rajendra Agriculture University at Raipur (Chhattisgarh)
    D.Rajendra Agriculture University at Nashik (Maharashtra)

  41. Which country has recently signed a MoU with India on cooperation in cooperatives and related fields
  42. A.Mauritius
    B.UAE
    C.France
    D.UK

  43. Which of the following ministry has decided to constitute two Directorates viz. Mobility Directorate (MD) and Non-Fare Revenue Directorate (NFRD)
  44. A.Ministry of Science and Technology Earth Sciences
    B.Ministry of Railways
    C.Ministry of Communications and Information Technology
    D.Ministry of Law & Justice

  45. Which country has recently signed a MoU with India on Renewable Energy Cooperation
  46. A.US
    B.China
    C.Russia
    D.UAE

  47. Which is not a part of country that signed a Multilateral Competent Authority agreement for the automatic exchange to boost transparency by multinational enterprises (MNEs)
  48. A.Iran
    B.India
    C.Canada
    D.Iceland

  49. How many countries has signed a Multilateral Competent Authority agreement for the automatic exchange to boost transparency by multinational enterprises (MNEs)
  50. A.5
    B.6
    C.7
    D.8

  51. Indian Air Force has launched its Electronic Maintenance Management System in which city
  52. A.Mumbai
    B.Bengaluru
    C.Pune
    D.Ahmedabad

  53. How many years ago Bene Israel people lived in India
  54. A.1050
    B.2000
    C.1600
    D.2010

  55. A Genetic study confirmed that the Bene Israel community living in which part of India
  56. A.Southern
    B.Eastern
    C.Northern
    D.Western

  57. According to Forbes magazine,who is top rank in the Most Powerful People in the Financial World 2016
  58. A.David Tepper
    B.Jamie Dimon
    C.Stephen Schwarzman
    D.Warren Buffet

  59. Which of the following Parliament committee has recommended an authority on Ganga Rejuvenation on 11 May 2016
  60. A.Public Accounts Committee of Parliament
    B.Estimates Committee of Parliament
    C.Public Undertakings Committee of Parliament
    D.Advisory Committee of Parliament

  61. According to WHO ,which is the most polluted city in the world
  62. A.Zabol
    B.Bamenda
    C.New Delhi
    D.Riyadh

  63. Who has been recommended for the Dronacharya Award by Hockey India
  64. A.Roelant Oltmans
    B.Balbir Singh Sr
    C.CR Kumar
    D.VR Raghunath

Answers:
  1. D.Ashok Chawla
  2. C.Anil Kumble
  3. C.Anjali Chandrashekar
  4. A.Article 19
  5. B.Fatma Samoura
  6. C.Rwanda
  7. D.19
  8. A.Antonov an-225 Mriya
  9. C.Jaipur
  10. C.Article 21
  11. A.Anil Kumble
  12. D.Mahela Jayawardena
  13. C.Madan Mohan Malaviya
  14. C.New Delhi
  15. A.JioMoney
  16. D.All of the above
  17. B.Payment and Settlement Systems Act
  18. C.Tajikistan
  19. B.Baba Hardev Singh
  20. A.Rajendra Agriculture University at Pusa (Bihar)
  21. A.Mauritius
  22. B.Ministry of Railways
  23. D.UAE
  24. A.Iran
  25. B.6
  26. C.Pune
  27. B.2000
  28. D.Western
  29. A.David Tepper
  30. B.Estimates Committee of Parliament
  31. A.Zabol
  32. C.CR Kumar

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