29th January, 2016 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 29th January, 2016
1. Who has been selected K Veeramani Social Justice Award ?
[A] Siddaramaiah
[B] Oommen Chandy
[C] Nitish Kumar
[D] Tarun Gogoi
[E] N. Chandrababu Naidu
2. Which state has launched the MITRA app to ensure protection and security of  women?
[A] None of the above
[B] Kerala
[C] Tamil nadu
[D] Maharashtra
[E] Delhi
3. Morton Mower and _____ have won the 2015 Prince Mahidol Award ?
[A] Chester Phillips
[B] Michael Marmot
[C] Michael Balfour
[D] Herbert Asquith
[E] Ramsay Baldwin
4. Who has been appointed as the Chief Commissioner of Persons with Disabilities ?
[A] Vijay Sharma
[B] Kamlesh Kumar Pandey
[C] Kamini Jaiswal
[D] Subhash Mathur
[E] Shahid Hasan
5. Which veteran actress has been honoured with a special award for her contribution to the Indian film industry at the Yashwant International Film Festival ?
[A] Neetu Singh
[B] Sadhana
[C] Nargis
[D] Waheeda Rehman
[E] Asha Parekh
6. What was India’s economic growth rate in the year 2014-15 ?
[A] 8.1%
[B] 7.8%
[C] 7.3%
[D] 7.2%
[E] 6.8%
7. Paul Kantner who died recently was related to which field ?
[A] Business
[B] Politics
[C] Direction
[D] Acting
[E] Music
8. Learnsprout, an educational startup company has been acquired which company ?
[C] Wipro
[D] Apple
[E] Oracle
9. Ishika Shah is related to which sports?
[A] Badminton
[B] Table Tennis
[C] Kabaddi
[D] Hockey
[E] Snooker
10. Who is heading the one-man judicial commission to investigate Rohith Vemula suicide case?
[A] None of the above
[B] Sengupta
[C] Ashok Kumar Roopanwal
[D] V V Subba Rao
[E] V Eswaraiah