Current Affairs-23-July-2016

1.

Who has been appointed as the Director General (DG)/ Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA)?

   A.) Sudhir Mittal
   B.) Navin Agarwal
   C.) Nihal Singhvi
   D.) Deepak Narayan

Answer: Option 'B'

Navin Agarwal

2.

Who has been appointed as the new member of the union Public Service Commission (UPSC)?

   A.) Alka Saxena
   B.) Arvind Sirohi
   C.) AP Singh
   D.) B S Bassi

Answer: Option 'D'

B S Bassi

3.

Who has been appointed as a part-time member of the 21st Law Commission of India?

   A.) Sobir Gokaran
   B.) Satya Pal Jain
   C.) Manoj Singh
   D.) Akhilesh Srivastav

Answer: Option 'B'

Satya Pal Jain

4.

Which Indian personality has been conferred with the Afghanistan's highest civilian honour 'Amir Amanullah Khan Award'?

   A.) Narendra Modi
   B.) Mohammad Hamid Ansari
   C.) Sushma Swaraj
   D.) Pranab Mukherjee

Answer: Option 'A'

Narendra Modi

5.

Who has won gold medal in People's Choice Prize at 2016 World sand art championship?

   A.) Nitish Bharti
   B.) Manas Kumar Sahoo
   C.) Sudrsan Pattnaik
   D.) Kseniya Simonova

Answer: Option 'C'

Sudrsan Pattnaik

6.

Which Indian social entrepreneur has been named among the ten '2016 UN Global Compact SDG Pioneers'?

   A.) Ela Bhatt
   B.) Zubaida Bai
   C.) Dina Sherif
   D.) Andy Sherif

Answer: Option 'B'

Zubaida Bai

7.

The Shanghai-based bank founded by Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa(BRICS) and headed by ...................

   A.) V S Kiran
   B.) K Krishnan
   C.) K V Kamath
   D.) V Sampath

Answer: Option 'C'

K V Kamath

8.

What is the full form of ICAAP?

   A.) Internal Capital Adequacy Administrative Process
   B.) Internal Capital Adequacy Approximation Process
   C.) Internal Capital Adequacy Affecting Process
   D.) Internal Capital Adequacy Assessment Process

Answer: Option 'D'

Internal Capital Adequacy Assessment Process

9.

The Reserve Bank of India kept the key policy rates unchanged at ................. in its second bi-monthly policy meet this fiscal. The central bank had cut rates by 25bps in its last policy review in April. The cash reserve ratio was also left unchanged at ............

   A.) 6.4%, 5%
   B.) 6.3%, 6%
   C.) 6.5%, 4%
   D.) 6.1%, 3%

Answer: Option 'C'

6.5%, 4%

10.

The book titled 'A Life in Diplomacy' is writen by?

   A.) Maharaja krishna Rasgotra
   B.) Aurobindo Ghosh
   C.) Salman Rushdi
   D.) Vijnaneswara

Answer: Option 'A'

Maharaja krishna Rasgotra


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