Monday, May 2, 2016

Daily Current Affairs Quiz Dated 2nd May 2016

Ques. : 1 Vijender Singh, who recorded the 5th consecutive victory in a professional match recently, is a1) shooter
2) boxer
3) wrestler
4) golfer
5) archer
Answer:- 2) boxer

Ques. : 2 The former bureaucrat and parliamentarian NK Singh is soon to receive one of the highest civilian honours from which country for promoting its ties with India?
1) Japan
2) Germany
3) France
4) Sweden
5) Israel
Answer:- 1) Japan
Ques. : 3 As per the latest data disclosed by the govt for assessment year 2012-13, taxpayers account for about what per cent of India’s population?
1) one per cent
2) two per cent
3) 2.5 per cent
4) three per cent
5) four per cent
Answer:- 1) one per cent
Ques. : 4 The World Press Freedom Day is observed on
1) 30 Apr
2) 1 May
3) 2 May
4) 3 May
5) 5 May
Answer:- 4) 3 May
Ques. : 5 India conveyed to which of the following countries recently that it was ready to clear nearly $6.5-bn of the dues for oil import from that country?
1) Saudi Arabia
2) UAE
3) Iran
4) Russia
5) Iraq
Answer:- 3) Iran
Ques. : 6 President Nicolas Maduro ordered a 30 per cent increase in minimum wage effective from the International Labour Day (1 May) in the country
1) Cambodia
2) Chile
3) Turkey
4) Venezuela
5) Vietnam
Answer:- 4) Venezuela
Ques. : 7 India and __________ signed a landmark Air Services Agreement recently paving the way for introduction of direct flights between the two countries.
1) Australia
2) New Zealand
3) Germany
4) France
5) Mexico
Answer:- 2) New Zealand
Ques. : 8 The Mindtree co-founder Subroto Bagchi has been selected to head the Skill Development Authority of the state of
1) Andhra Pradesh
2) Telangana
3) Karnataka
4) Kerala
5) Odisha
Answer:- 5) Odisha
Ques. : 9 Bandaru Dattatreya is the present Union Minister of State of
1) Environment, Forest and Climate Change
2) Youth Affairs and Sports
3) Petroleum and Natural Gas
4) Textiles
5) Labour and Employment
Answer:- 5) Labour and Employment
Ques. : 10 Which of the following mobile operators in India has appointed six bankers to raise about $2.5 bn (Rs 16,500 cr) through an initial public offering this year?
1) Bharti Airtel
2) Ideal
3) Vodafone
4) Reliance Jio
5) Tata Indicom
Answer:- 3) Vodafone