Current Affairs January 2014 Questions : Quiz 116

Important Current Affairs Questions January 2014: We are providing you most important current affairs questions which are extremely important for all upcoming exams. Attempt our all latest quizzes for best preparation.

Question Number 1: Name the Bollywood actor won the best actor award for his brilliant performance in his film “The Lunchbox” at the 10th edition of Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF)?
A) Sharukh Khan
B) Amitabh Bachchan
C) Irfan Khan
D) Amir Khan
Answer & Explanation: Irfan Khan won the best actor award at the 10th edition of Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF).

Question Number 2: Who has been sworn as the Chief Minister of Mizoram?
A) Raman Singh
B) Lal Thanhawal
C) Shivraj Singh Chauhan
D) Nabam Tuki
Answer & Explanation: Lal Thanhawal has been sworn as the Chief Minister of Mizoram.

Question Number 3: What is the name of cricketer who recently broke the record of Shahid Afridi of scoring the fastest ODI century in 36 balls?
A) Corey Anderson
B) Chris Gayle
C) Brandum Macclum
D) James Peterson
Answer & Explanation: Corey Anderson broke the record of Shahid Afridi of scoring the fastest ODI century in 36 balls.

Question Number 4: Who won the Miss Earth 2013 title at the Versailles Palace, Philippines?
A) Angelina Jolie
B) Gabriela Isler
C) Megan Young
D) Alyz Henrich
Answer & Explanation: Alyz Henrich won the Miss Earth 2013 title at the Versailles Palace, Philippines.

Question Number 5: Who was named as the person of the year by Time Magazine on December 2013?
A) Ewward Snowden
B) Pope Francis
C) Narendra Modi
D) Barack Obama
Answer & Explanation: Pope Francis was named as the person of the year by Time Magazine on December 2013.

Question Number 6: Who has been appointed recently as the Chief Information Commissioner of India?
A) Sujata Singh
B) Kiran Bedi
C) Sushma Singh
D) Chanda Kochhar
Answer & Explanation: Sushma Singh has been appointed as the Chief Information Commissioner of India.

Question Number 7: Who became the youngest person to reach the summit of 6962 metre Aconcagua, the highest mountain of America?
A) Tyler Armstrong
B) Alfonso Cuaron
C) Jhon Smith
D) Niel Armstrong
Answer & Explanation: Tyler Armstrong.

Question Number 8: What is the name of the former Foreign Secretary of India, who took over as India’s High Commissioner to the UK on December 9, 2013?
A) Vikram Sethi
B) Ranjan Mathai
C) Yogesh Singh
D) Anand Kumar Verma
Answer & Explanation: Ranjan Mathai is the former Foreign Secretary of India, took over as India’s High Commissioner to the UK on December 9, 2013.

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