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Neeraj Yadav

Daily Top Current Affairs For Job Preparation - 9 june 2016, Government Jobs Current Affairs

09-Jun-2016 | | Total View : 172 |

 

Current Affairs News:

1. Fashion designer and AIDS activist Kenneth Cole has been named as the International goodwill ambassador by the head of the UN’s AIDS-fighting organisation.

2. President Pranab Mukherjee will be presented the ‘National Order of the Republic of Ivory Coast’. This is the highest Civilian award of Ivory Coast.

3. Eminent Indian-origin professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya has been awarded the prestigious Regius Professorship in Manufacturing by Queen Elizabeth II for his outstanding contribution in manufacturing.

4. The Government of India and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed a $120 million loan agreement to improve irrigation and water management infrastructure in Odisha.

5. Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy launched “Surya Mitra” mobile App at National Workshop on Rooftop Solar Power. This App is a high end technology platform which can handle thousands of calls simultaneously and can efficiently monitor all visits of Suryamitra’s.

6. Arundhati Bhattacharya, the first woman chairperson of the nation’s largest bank SBI, has been ranked fifth most powerful women in finance by the Forbes magazine. She is also ranked 25th in Forbes’ list of ‘The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women’ which includes four Indian Women. Others are Chanda Kochhar of ICICI Bank (40th), Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw of Biocon (77th), and Shobhana Bhartia of HT Media (93rd).

7. Hillary Clinton created history by becoming first woman presidential nominee of America.

8. Brazil will host 2019 Copa America Tournament. Brazil last hosted the Copa America in 1989.

 

Current Affairs Quiz:

1. WHEN “WORLD OCEAN DAY” IS OBSERVED?
a. 9th June
b. 5th June
c. 8th June
d. 10th June
2. “SURYA MITRA” APP LAUNCHED BY WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING OFFICIALS?
a. Narendra Modi
b. Piyush Goyal
c. Suresh Prabhu
d. Pranab Mukherjee
3. “NATIONAL HEALTH EDITOR’S MEET ON YOGA DAY” WILL BE INAUGURATED BY WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING MINISTRIES?
a. Ministers of Health
b. Ministers of Ayush
c. Ministers of Care
d. None of these
4. WHO TOPS THE LIST OF FORBE’S “ 100 MOST POWERFUL WOMEN” 2016?
a. Angela Merkel
b. Chandana Kochar
c. Arundhati Bhattacharya
d. Kiran Mazumdar
5. WHO IS THE CEO OF PEPSICO?
a. Indira Kumari
b. Indira Nayer
c. Indira Singh
d. Indira Nooyi
6. WHERE IS THE HEADQUARTER OF CEMCA IS LOCATED?
a. Mumbai
b. Kolkata
c. New Delhi
d. Pune
7. RECENTLY , WHO TAKES CHARGE AS THE DIRECTOR OF CEMCA?
a. Dr. Shaid Rasool
b. Dr. Ahemed Rassol
c. Dr. Frahan Khan
d. None of the above
8. WHICH COUNTRY WILL HOST THE JUNIOR MEN’S HOCKEY WORLD CUP?
a. Pakistan
b. India
c. Bangladesh
d. Srilanka
 
ANSWERS:
1. C    
2. B    
3. B    
4. A    
5. D    
6. C    
7. A    
8. B

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