Current Affairs Questions January 2014 : Quiz 115

Current Affairs Questions January 2014: Here is another quiz based on the important questions of January 2014:

 Question Number 1: What is the name of two Indian Americans, who received the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers by President Barack Obama on 23 December 2013?
A) Dr. Kamlesh Singh and Dr. Ishwar Nath
B) Dr. Karunesh Ganguly and Dr. Hardeep Singh
C) Dr. Satish Nanda and Dr. Ajeet Kant
D) Dr. Arun Modi and Dr. Sekhar Dutta
Answer & Explanation: Dr. Karunesh Ganguly and Dr. Hardeep Singh

Question Number 2: What is the name of Veteran Bollywood actor, who died on 28 December 2013 due to heart attack in Dubai at age of 65?
A) Farooq Sheikh
B) Pran Sikhand
C) Jagdish Raj
D) Riparno Ghosh
Answer & Explanation: Farooq Sheikh Veteran Bollywood actor, who died recently.

Question Number 3: Who sworn as the seventh Chief Minister of Delhi on 28 December 2013 at a function in Ramlila Maidan?
A) Narendra Modi
B) Raman Singh
C) Sheila Dikahit
D) Arvind Kejriwal
Answer & Explanation: Arvind Kejriwal is seventh Chief Minister of Delhi.

Question Number 4: Who took the charge as the new President of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) on 21 December 2013?
A) Arjun Asrani
B) Naina Lal Lidwai
C) Sidharth Birla
D) KK Modi
Answer & Explanation: Sidharth Birla new President of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).

Question Number 5: Who is the Prime Minister of Somalia?
A) Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed
B) Michael Drapac
C) Jim Young Kim
D) Ollanta Humala
Answer & Explanation: Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed is the Prime Minister of Somalia.

Question Number 6: In which place the first human artificial heart implantation performed in Georges Pompidou Hospital, recently?
A) Texas
B) Paris
C) San Francisco
D) London
Answer & Explanation: Paris is the place where first human artificial heart implantation was performed in Georges Pompidou Hospital.

Question Number 7: In a study of the International Association of Public Transport (UTIP), which city of India was ranked 31st which was the highest among the six cities studied in India.
A) Chennai
B) Kolkata
C) Mumbai
D) Delhi
Answer & Explanation: Kolkata

Question Number 8: Who named as Time’s Person of the Year 2013?
A) Pope Francis
B) Edward Snowden
C) Edith Windsor
D) Ted Cruz
Answer & Explanation: Pope Francis is Time’s Person of the Year 2013.

Question Number 9: South Sudan, the place is in news recently, what is the capital of South Sudan?
A) Lima
B) Juba
C) Brasilia
D) Jayawardenepura
Answer & Explanation: Juba is the capital of South Sudan.

Question Number 10: What is the name of Pakistan player, who recently inducted into the ICC Cricket’s Hall of Fame?
A) Shahid Afridi
B) Shoaib Akhtar
C) Wasim Akram
D) Waqar Younis
Answer & Explanation: Waqar Younis is the name of Pakistan player, who recently inducted into the ICC Cricket’s Hall of Fame.

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