Current Affairs NOV-16 MCQ-279

Jhulan Goswami, also known as ‘Chakdaha Express’, is associated with which of the following games?

(A) Hockey
(B) Badminton
(C) Tennis
(D) Football
(E) Cricket

An Inter-Ministerial Committee of the Information and Broadcasting Ministry recently asked for one-day ban on which of the following leading Hindi news channel from 12.01 AM of 9 Nov to 12.01 AM of 10 Nov2016?

(A) NDTV India
(B) Zee News
(C) Aaj Tak
(D) ABP News
(E) IBN7

Sourabh Verma, who finished runner-up at Bitburger Grand Prix Gold tournament at Saarbrucken in Germany, is an Indian

(A) shuttler
(B) tennis player
(C) chess player
(D) squash player
(E) shooter

Which of the following countries recently said that four rupee-denominated bonds worth a total of about $748 mn are expected to be listed in its capital city in the next three months?

(A) UK
(B) US
(C) Australia
(D) Germany
(E) Japan

The Centre recently decided to extend the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in three districts Tirap, Changlang and Long ding in which of the following states?

(A) Manipur
(B) Tripura
(C) Mizoram
(D) Nagaland
(E) Arunachal Pradesh

Meng Hongwei was elected the President of the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) recently. He hails from

(A) Malaysia
(B) China
(C) Indonesia
(D) Mongolia
(E) Colombia

The Fortune magazine has named who among the following as Business Person of the Year, 2016?

(A) Satya Nadella
(B) Sundar Pichai
(C) Mark Zuckerberg
(D) Elon Musk
(E) Sheryl Sandberg

Debbie Hockley was recently elected as president of the national cricket board of which country, becoming the first woman to hold that role?

(A) New Zealand
(B) Australia
(C) Zimbabwe
(D) England
(E) South Africa

President Pranab Mukherjee visited which of the following countries recently?

(A) Nepal
(B) Afghanistan
(C) Bangladesh
(D) Sri Lanka
(E) Maldives

The first titanium project of India started its test production recently in the Ganjam district of

(A) Odisha
(B) Jharkhand
(C) Karnataka
(D) Tamil Nadu
(E) Maharashtra

Who among the following recently attained the world number one ranking in tennis for the first time replacing Novak Djokovic?

(A) Juan Martin del Potro
(B) Stan Wawrinka
(C) Rafael Nadal
(D) Andy Murray
(E) Roger Federer

Which of the following public sector banks appointed Ratnesh Kumar as Managing Director and CEO of its wholly-

(A) Bank of India
(B) Bank of Baroda
(C) State Bank of India
(D) Punjab National Bank
(E) Canara Bank