Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 24th May 2016

24th May 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


Questions:

  1. Who has been appointed as the brand ambassador of F45 India
  2. A.Ajinkya Rahane
    B.Chris Gayle
    C.JP Duminy
    D.Brett Lee

  3. Which country's former president has been granted political refugee status by the UK on 23 May 2016
  4. A.Iceland
    B.Yemen
    C.Korea
    D.Maldives

  5. Greetings and facilitations were extended by India's president to which nation on their Independence Day on May 24
  6. A.Madagascar
    B.Syria
    C.Eritrea
    D.Libya

  7. Who has won the competition's Jury Prize for her road movie American Honey at Cannes Film Festival
  8. A.Shahab Hosseini
    B.Daniel Blake
    C.Andrea Arnold
    D.None of the above

  9. Uber Cup is associated with which of the following sports
  10. A.Badminton (Women's)
    B.Hockey (Men's)
    C.Cricket (Women's)
    D.Tennis (Men's)

  11. World Bank Group launched PEF to help poor countries against deadly pandemics, what does PEF stand for
  12. A.Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility
    B.Pandemic Emergency Financing
    C.Pandemic Emergency Financial Facility
    D.None of the above

  13. E-municipal council building to come up in which of the following state
  14. A.Rajasthan
    B.Uttar Pradesh
    C.West Bengal
    D.Bihar

  15. Who has been appointed as the new commandant of Indian Military Academy (IMA)
  16. A.Rajeev Bhatia
    B.Sanjay Kulkarni
    C.S K Saini
    D.BK Chopra

  17. Who has been appointed as the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) on 23 May 2016
  18. A.K.C. Purohit
    B.K. N. Vyas
    C.N. Nagaich
    D.S K Sharma

  19. Indian political leader K Anirudhan passed away 23 May 2016.He belongs to which political party
  20. A.CPI
    B.PJB
    C.INC
    D.CPI(M)

  21. 2016 Women Economic Forum (WEF) hosted by which country
  22. A.Bangladesh
    B.Poland
    C.India
    D.Sri Lanka

  23. Who is the 34th president of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)
  24. A.Shashank Manohar
    B.Anurag Thakur
    C.Sunil Gavaskar
    D.N Srinivasan

  25. Which Indian naval ship has visited Muscat Oman on 21-24 May ,2016
  26. A.Deepak
    B.Bangaram
    C.Gaj
    D.Vipul

  27. Which digital storytelling platform for women has Anand Mahindra invested in
  28. A.SheThePower
    B.SheTheDevelopment
    C.SheThePeople
    D.None of the above

  29. Who has sworn in as Minister for Electricity,Prohibition and Excise of Tamil Nadu
  30. A.S. P. Velumani
    B.Natham R.Viswanathan
    C.Thangamani
    D.Thiru R.Vaithilingam

  31. Who has clinched the Federation Cup title for the 14th time
  32. A.Mohun Bagan A.C.
    B.Dempo S.C.
    C.Aizawl F.C.
    D.None of the above

  33. Who has won the Asian 6-Red Snooker title 2016
  34. A.Aditya Mehta
    B.Kamal Chawla
    C.Manan Chandra
    D.Pankaj Advani

  35. Who has been sworn in as Minister for Finance and Public Works Departments in Tamil Nadu
  36. A.O Panneerselvam
    B.Natham R.Viswanathan
    C.R.Vaithilingam
    D.Edappadi K Palaniswami

  37. What is the full form of RLV-TD
  38. A.Reusable Long Vehicle - Technology Demonstrator
    B.Real Launch Vehicle - Technology Demonstrator
    C.Re Launch Vehicle - Technology Demonstrator
    D.Reusable Launch Vehicle - Technology Demonstrator

  39. With which country India has signed an Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) for 12 bilateral agreements in various areas
  40. A.Norway
    B.Iran
    C.Bangladesh
    D.Korea

  41. Who was conferred with the Yug Kavi Siddhicharan Award
  42. A.Pawan Chamling
    B.Narayan Wagle
    C.T. R. Zeliang
    D.Kanak Mani Dixit

  43. What is the theme for International Day to End Obstetric Fistula 2016
  44. A.End fistula, restore women's dignity
    B.End fistula within a generation
    C.End Obstetric Fistula, Tracking Fistula - Transforming Lives
    D.End the Shame, End the Isolation, End Fistula

  45. Thomas Cup is related to which sports
  46. A.Badminton
    B.Cricket
    C.Hockey
    D.Football

  47. Who is the author of book title - My Favourite Nature Stories
  48. A.Amitav Ghosh
    B.Cyrus Mistry
    C.Ruskin Bond
    D.Manu Joseph

  49. Which country recently has signed four MoU with India on defence cooperation
  50. A.US
    B.Oman
    C.Iran
    D.China

  51. The school students from which countries have been connecting with student exchange program which got innovation award
  52. A.India,Pakistan
    B.US,Australia
    C.Canada,China
    D.Brazil,New Zealand

  53. Who was appointed by the Union Government as the head of committee on defence expenditure
  54. A.Dalbir Suhag
    B.D B Shekatkar
    C.Bikram Singh
    D.None of the above

  55. How many committee members are recommend measures to enhance the combat capabilities of the armed forces and re-balance the overall defence expenditure
  56. A.5
    B.7
    C.9
    D.11

  57. Anti terrorism day observed on which date
  58. A.May 21
    B.May 22
    C.May 23
    D.May 24

  59. Who among the following has been appointed as the secretary of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)
  60. A.Anurag Thakur
    B.Ajay Shirke
    C.Amitabh Choudhary
    D.M L Nehru

Answers:
  1. D.Brett Lee
  2. D.Maldives
  3. C.Eritrea
  4. C.Andrea Arnold
  5. A.Badminton (Women's)
  6. B.Pandemic Emergency Financing
  7. A.Rajasthan
  8. C.S K Saini
  9. D.S K Sharma
  10. D.CPI(M)
  11. C.India
  12. B.Anurag Thakur
  13. A.Deepak
  14. C.SheThePeople
  15. C.Thangamani
  16. A.Mohun Bagan A.C.
  17. D.Pankaj Advani
  18. A.O Panneerselvam
  19. D.Reusable Launch Vehicle - Technology Demonstrator
  20. B.Iran
  21. A.Pawan Chamling
  22. B.End fistula within a generation
  23. A.Badminton
  24. C.Ruskin Bond
  25. B.Oman
  26. A.India,Pakistan
  27. B.D B Shekatkar
  28. D.11
  29. A.May 21
  30. B.Ajay Shirke

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