Quiz No:3887 Current Affairs SSC ,LIC ,FCI ,BSF ,WBSSC ,MPPSC ,Rajasthan ,UPPSC ,TET Exams

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The committee set up by the RB1 associated with micro finance institutions
Malegam Committee
The squash player who set a new record for topping the world rankings for the 106th month recently
Nicol David
The OS for which Microsoft suspended support recently –
Windows7
The current Director General of the WTO
Roberto Azevedo
The new chairman of the Railways Board
AK Mittal
The new Insurance Law raised foreign investment cap in insurance sector to
49 per cent
The controversial documentary on interview of accused of Nirbhaya rape case
India’s Daughter
The Indian golfer who won the European Tour title in Malaysia on 15 Feb
Anirban Lahiri



The French Defence Minister who visited India on 5 May
JeanYves le Drian
The 161st member of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) which joined it on 27 Apr
Seychelles
RBI started its operations as a shareholders’ bank in 1935 on
01-Apr
The person who will head the task force set up by the NITI Aayog on Skill Development
Manik Sarkar
The bloc which has lifted the ban on import of mangoes from India recently
European Union
The team which won the 2015 World Men’s Handball Championship on 1 Feb
France
Indian swimmer who set a world record by swimming 1.4 miles in 52 minutes at 10C in the Antarctic Ocean
Bhakti Sharma
new governor of Mizoram
Aziz Qureshi
The city to host the International Hindi Conference in Apr
New Jersey
The current insurance penetration in the country
3 per cent
The capital with which MUDRA Bank will be set up
$3.2 bn
The first company to reach a market value of $700 billion recently
Apple



RBI introduced the banking ombudsman scheme in
1995
India’s position in global market capitalisation (mcap) ranking as on May 2015
Tenth
Winner of the men’s singles title of the Badminton Asia Championships in China on 26 Apr
Lin Dan
The Yemeni President forced to flee the country recently –
Abdrabbuh MansourHadi
the present President of Myanmar –
Thein Sein
The new Home Secretary of India
LC Goyal
The Indian-American who has won 20 15 J Calvin Giddings Award in chemistry in the US
Purnendu Dasgupta
The central bank awarded as the ‘Central Bank of the Year” at the Central Banking Awards 2015
Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ)
The number of banks associated with the State Bank of India (SBI) as-of now-
Five
The island India has leased from Mauritius
Agalega
The loss to exchequer estimated by the CAG due to faulty allotment of coal blocs earlier
RS 1.86 lakh cr
India’s next ambassador to the US
Arun K Singh
Winner of the 2015 Sudirman Cup badminton tournament
China
The country which has topped the biennial Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) 2015
Spain
Winner of the Asian Banker Achievement Award 2015 for ‘Technology Implementation’
Bharatiya Manila Bank
The estimated cost of the National Supercomputing Mission launched recently —
Rs.4,500 cr
The new MD and CEO, of the Multi Commodity Exchange of India (MCX)
V Balasubramaniam
The aulpm.obiles manufacturers which topped the global vehicle sales in 2014
Toyota
The new Chairman of- Sangeet Natak Akademi (SNA)
Shekhar Sen
The first Indian cricketer ever to make three Test centuries in his first three innings as captain
Virat Kohli
The new President of Sri Lanka
Maithripala Sirisena
The number of health workers in India for every 1000 people
19
Income tax deduction for contributions made to Swachh Bharat Fund, other than CSR
100 per cent
Insurance Day
19-Apr
The new rate of service tax effective Jun 1
14 per cent
The winner of Sportsperson of the Year award at inaugural TOISA awards presented on 7 May
Jitu Rai
World Dance Day
29-Apr
Femina Miss India 2015
AditiArya
The new Chief Justice of Meghalaya High Court
Uma Nath Singh
The headquarters of the 54-nation African’Union
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
The founder of the Gorkha National Liberation Front who died .recently
Subhash Ghising
The person awarded with Vyas Samman for the year 2014 –
Kamal Kishore Goyanka a
The fifth entrant to the elite group of cricketers making 12,000 runs –
Kumar Sangakkara
The present governor of Kerala
P Sathasivatn
The reduced number of mandatory documents required for import and export of goods
Three
The richest person of India with a wealth of RS 1.3 lakh cr
Dilip Shanghvi
The country to which India on 16 Feb handed over the historic ‘Dakota’ aircraft –
Bangladesh
The country where a contingent of the Nine Grenadiers regiment of the Indian Army marched in an international military parade on 9 May
Russia
The veteran investor who was killed in a recent accident in the US
Parag Parikh
The country where 147 students were massacred by Shebab Islamist group in Garissa recently
Kenya
The number of agreements signed between India and Qatar recently
– Six
The Jnanpith awardee for the year 2014
Bhalacbandra Nemade
The river on which the315-metre-high Pancheshwar multipurpose project of Nepal will come up
Mahakali
The Indian space programme awarded as the 2015 Space Pioneer Award in the US
Mars Orbiter Mission
The world’s youngest billionaire as of now
Kei Perenna
The ‘business person of the year’ for 2014 according 10 Fortune magazine –
Larry Page
The year in which the US had imposed sanctions against Iran
1979
The Minister of State for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution who resigned recently
Raosaheb Dadarao Danve
The present governor of the People’s Bank of China
Zhou Xiaochuan
The Indian tech billionaire ranked as Asia’s wealthiest entrepreneur under the age of 40 as per Wealth
X – Arun Pudur
The insurance firm that raised its stake in the insurance JV with Bharti group to 49 per cent recently
AXA Group
The Budget allocation to provide interest subsidy for exports for fiscal year 2015-16
RS.l,625cr
The telecom firm that emerged as the highest bidder in the recent spectrum auction
Idea Cellular
Re 1 note bears the signature of
Finance Secretary
The bank with which the SBI has signed a loan pact for 100 million euro (about RS700 cr)
European Investment Bank (EIB)
The first in the country, a minister in charge of cow affairs in Rajasthan govt
Otaram Devasi
National Youth Day –
12-Jan
The chief guest at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2015
Donald Ramotar (President of Guyana)
The winner of the men’s singles of the Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold title
Srikanth Kidambi
The present chief executive of the ICANN
Fadi Chehade
The present chairman of NASSCOM
R Chandrasekaran
The new chairman of the National Safety Council (NSC)
SatisReddy
PM Narendra Modi has become the first Indian PM to visit this country
Mongolia
The Malaysian ace shuttler banned by the Badminton World Federation for doping recently
Lee Chong Wci
Winner of the men’s singles title of the India Open Super Series
Kidambi Srikanth
The country where China launched its ‘largest overseas embassy1 on 13 Feb
Pakistan
The country which will partner with India in developing Allahabad, Ajmer and Visakhapatnam as smart cities
US
Winner of the Zurich Chess Classic
Hikaru Nakamura
The unemployment rate in India in 2013-14
4.9 per cent
The winner of the iconic Reliance ICC Test Championship mace –
South Africa
The article of the Constitution which empowers the President to promulgate ordinances
Article 123
The FDI cap in credit information companies in India at present
74
The Namibian President who has won Mo Ibrahim award for African leadership
Hifikepunye Pohamba
The present PM of Mongolia
Chimed Saikhanbileg
The head of the Committee looking after the issue of MAT on FIIs
A P Shah
Winner of the women’s singles title at the Badminton Asia Championships in China on 26 Apr
Ratchanok Intanon
The’man of the tournament’in the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup
Mitchell Stare
The present tiger population in the country
2,226
The committee that has submitted its recommendations on CPSEs
Roongta committee
The winner of the men’s singles title of the Australian Open
Novak Djokovic