18th July, 2016 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 18th July, 2016
1. Who has been appointed as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of HCL Technologies?
[A] C Vijaykumar
[B] Vinay Mishra
[C] Shiv Dayal Singh
[D] Ajay Goswami
[E] Prakash Singh
2. Which company has entered into an agreement with Tata Realty & Infrastructure (TRIL) to sell its proposed IT-SEZ at Gurgaon?
[A] GrapeCity
[B] KPIT Technologies
[D] Tech Mahindra
[E] M3M India
3. Which bank has agreed to buy Britian’s ARM Holdings PLC for 23.4 billion pounds?
[A] China Construction Bank
[B] JPMorgan Chase
[C] Stopanska Banka AD Skopje
[D] SoftBank Group Corp
[E] Goldman Sachs
4. The Ministry of Finance has launched the ____ Tranche of Sovereign Gold Bonds (SGB) for resident individuals & investors.
[A] 4th


[C] 10th
[D] 5th
[E] 2nd
5. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has cut its 2016 growth projection for developing economies in Asia & the Pacific to ____%.
[A] 6
[B] 7.7
[C] 3
[D] 5.7
[E] 4
6. Which company has won the ATD BEST Award for Learning & Talent Development?
[A] Clover Network
[B] Astera Software
[C] UST Global
[D] Leadspace
[E] EON Reality
7. Which ministry an e-marketplace for online purchase of goods & services by various central government ministries & departments?
[A] Finance
[B] Shipping
[C] Road Transport and Highways
[D] Commerce
[E] Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
8. Name the Indian origin actor who has been nominated for three Emmy awards for the Netflix series Master of None.
[A] Kal Penn
[B] Aziz Ansari
[C] Jamshed Bharucha
[D] Jaishree Odin
[E] Rachel Roy
9. Who won the 73rd Senior National Squash Championship in men's and women's category?
[A] Joshna Chinappa and Harinderpal Singh Sandhu
[B] Dipika Pallikal Karthik and Saurav Ghosal
[C] Sushil Nadkarni and Vidya Sharma
[D] Prakash Belkale and Sundaraja Sitharama Iyengar
[E] Rajan Devadas and Reetika Vazirani
10. Name the cricket player who has equalled Ravi Shastri's record for the fastest double-century in first-class cricket against Derbyshire.
[A] Chesney Hughes
[B] Shiv Thakor
[C] Tom Taylor
[D] Aneurin Donald
[E] Will Davis