Current Affairs Daily Quiz: 4th and 5th February 2017

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Current Affairs Daily Quiz: 4th and 5th February 2017

1. Who has been appointed as the CEO and Managing Director of National Stock Exchange?
a) Chitra Ramkrishna
b) Ravi Narain
c) D.K. Mehrotra
d) Vikram Limaye
e) None of these

2. Who has been appointed as the new ambassador of the Swachh Bharat Campaign?
a) Anushka Sharma
b) Aishwarya Rai
c) Priyanka Chopra
d) Sunny Leone
e) Deepika Padukone

3. Who among the following has has taken over the charge as director commercial at NTPC?
a) Mahesh Bhutt
b) Vikram Gupta
c) Anand Kumar Gupta
d) Vijayendra Singh Chowhan
e) None of these

4. Which IT company has ranked the top brand among Global 500 brands?
a) Apple
b) Amazon
c) Intel
d) Google
e) Samsung

5. Which among the following Indian Airways has bagged three awards at the Asia One Awards held recently in Singapore?
a) Air India
b) Spice Jet
c) Jet Airways
d) GoAir
e) AirAsia

6. Which of the following player has been honoured with Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE)?
a) Alastair Cook
b) Joe Root
c) David Beckham
d) Ben Stokes
e) None of these

7. Which private bank has increased the cash transaction fees on savings account?
a) YES Bank
b) HDFC Bank
c) Axis Bank
d) ICICI Bank
e) Kotak Mahindra Bank

8. The Specified Bank Notes (Cessation of Liabilities) Bill, 2017 was introduced in the Lok Sabha. This bill provides for holding, transfer and receiving of old Rs 500 and _______ currency notes.
a) Rs 200
b) Rs 100
c) Rs 2000
d) Rs 1000
e) Rs 50

9. Alphabet Inc’s Google will sell its satellite imaging business, Terra Bella, to which private satellite operator company?
a) Planet Labs
b) AppDynamics
c) Astrolink
d) Spacenet
e) None of these

10. Name the India’s first ever online exhibition gateway launched by LIQVD ASIA in collaboration with

11. Name the Former Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director who passed away after a prolonged illness.
a) Joginder Singh
b) Vijay Manohar
c) Kiran Gangopadhyaya
d) Manohar Verma
e) None of these

12. What is the theme for 2017 World Cancer Day?
a) Not Beyond Us
b) Debunk the Myths
c) Cancer – Did you know?
d) We can. I can
e) None of these

13. India and which country has founded a Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) to accelerate life-saving research and development for epidemics.
a) Singapore
b) Finland
c) Oman
d) Norway
e) Philippines

14. The Right to Information (RTI) Act of which country came into force recently?
a) Iran
b) Oman
c) Sri Lanka
d) Myanmar
e) Bhutan

15. The Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju recently announced the government’s decision of installing smart fence along one of the India’s borders. With which country does India share the border?
a) Myanmar
b) Bhutan
c) Pakistan
d) China
e) Bangladesh

16. The Union Ministry of Railways has signed an MoU with which country for technical cooperation in rail sector on February 2, 2017 with focus on safety operations.
a) Indonesia
b) Italy
c) China
d) Japan
e) Bhutan

17. Who will be the next Chief Minister (CM) of Tamil Nadu?
a) L. Sasikala Pushpa
b) V. K. Sasikala
c) S. Gokula Indira
d) Trisha Krishnan
e) None of these

18. How many fraud websites and Mobile Applications have been shut down by the UIDAI for offering illegal Aadhaar related services?
a) 42
b) 48
c) 50
d) 58
e) 60

19. Name the first solar power spacecraft of NASA to orbit Jupiter that recently completed closest flyby of Jupiter mysterious cloud tops for the fourth time?
a) Hybo
b) Hunda
c) Juno
d) Hyper
e) None of these

20. Who won the 29th the National Snooker Championship title?
a) Aditya Mehta
b) Geet Sethi
c) Anuja Thakur
d) Pankaj Advani
e) None of these