Daily Current Affairs Quiz - 15 Mar 2016
Daily Current Affairs Quiz 15th March 2016, Current affairs and GK questions on National and International are listed in the Quiz. Candidates those who are preparing for Government Jobs and IBPS/SBI/RRB exams and all other exams can use these questions.

1. Which state approved the Prohibition of Social Boycott Bill, 2016, recently?

[a] Karnataka
[b] West Bengal
[c] Maharashtra
[d] Kerala
[e] Gujarat

2. Maritime India Summit 2016 (MIS 2016), the maiden flagship initiative of the Union Ministry of Shipping recently held at

[a] Surat
[b] Mumbai
[c] Goa
[d] Vishakhapatnam
[e] Chennai

3. The first of two 600 MW power generation units at the Singareni Thermal Power Plant (STPP) as synchronised. The thermal power plant is located in which state?

[a] Andhra Pradesh
[b] Telangana
[c] Chhattisgarh
[d] Karnataka
[e] Odisha

4. Which state government presented the tax-free budget for 2016-17, proposing a total expenditure of 1.3 lakh crore on 15th March 2016?

[a] Karnataka
[b] Bihar
[c] Meghalaya
[d] Telangana
[e] Sikkim

5. Name the 6-year-old girl from Baraut, UP, who becomes the youngest person to climb the 16,300 feet high Kangchenjunga base camp in Sikkim?

[a] Suryassangyini Chaudhary
[b] Vimalender Mehta
[c] Sujatha Chaudhary
[d] Srivalli Chaudhary
[e] None of the above

6. The fourth edition of the joint exercise Garuda Shakti between India and Indonesia commenced at

[a] Magelang, Indonesia
[b] Vairengte, Mizoram
[c] Jakarta, Indonesia
[d] Puri, Odisha
[e] None of the above

7. 13th meeting of Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development held in

[a] Dubai
[b] New Delhi
[c] Indore
[d] Abu Dhabi
[e] Dallas

8. 4th World Congress of Biosphere Reserves was inaugurated at

[a] Santiago, Chile
[b] Lima, Peru
[c] Cochabamba, Bolivia
[d] Bogota, Colombia
[e] Buenos Aires, Argentina

9. Who on 14 March 2016 was appointed as an independent non-executive director of Altico Capital India?

[a] Lisa Su
[b] Garo H. Armen
[c] Naina Lal Kidwai
[d] Doug Parker
[e] Leslie Moonves

10. French based tyre maker Michelin had joined hands with which E-Commerce major to sell its products?

[a] Flip Kart
[b] OLX
[c] Snapdeal
[d] Amazon
[e] None of the above

11. The BSNL board has formally approved the signing of an intra-circle roaming (ICR) pact across all the 22 circles in India with which cellular major?

[a] Idea
[b] Bharati Airtel
[c] Reliance Jio
[d] Vodafone
[e] Aircel

12. Wipro has entered into partnership with which company that develops software in the risk assessment and fraud prevention segment?

[a] Agro Tech
[b] Cisco
[c] EDS
[d] Emailage
[e] Visteon

13. Who was conferred with the Editor of the Year award at the 4th Indian Advertising Association (IA[A] Awards in Mumbai?

[a] Vikram Singh
[b] Alok Mehta
[c] Sanjay Gupta
[d] Sundeep Gupta
[e] Dinesh Gupta

14. Which country has announced to host a robot Olympics in December 2017?

[a] France
[b] Russia
[c] Dubai
[d] Vietnam
[e] None of the above

15. The Booker prize-winning British author and renowned art historian _______ died on 10 March 2016.

[a] EionCalfer
[b] Eric Caley
[c] Erica Jong
[d] Anita Brookner
[e] BrendenCalfer

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