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Saturday, March 16, 2013

Daily Current Affairs Quiz - 16 March 2013

1. World Consumer Rights Day is observed for creating awareness in terms of consumer protection measures as well as consumer rights. When did it celebrated worldwide?
[Category: Latest News Current Affairs]
[A] 14 March
[B] 15 March
[C] 16 March
[D] 17 March

2. Who was endorsed as Chinese Premier on Friday, 15 March 2013 at the ongoing 12th NPC session?
[Category: World Politics Current Affairs]
[A] Li Keqiang
[B] Xi Jinping
[C] T J Wang
[D] Ching Chang Hua

3. The founder of Dr Reddy’s Laboratories (DRL), died on 16 March 2013, at Hyderabad’s Apollo Hospital. Can you name him?
[Category: India Current Affairs]
[A] Azim Reddy
[B] Rajshekhar Reddy
[C] Satish Reddy
[D] Kallam Anji Reddy

4. India plans to launch its first navigational satellite in June. The first Satellite of IRNSS constellation, IRNSS-1 will be launched by PSLV-C22, said DoS Secretary and Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) K Radhakrishnan. According to ISRO officials, IRNSS is an independent regional navigation satellite system, designed to provide position accuracy of better than 10 metres over India and the region extending about 1500 km around the country. What does IRNSS stands for?
[Category: India Current Affairs]
[A] Indian Rotary Navigation Satellite System
[B] Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System
[C] Indian Regional Navistar Satellite System
[D] Indian Rational Navigation Satellite System

5. Which private sector bank has proposed on Saturday, 16 March 2013,to mobilise Rs 51 crore by issuing 85 lakh equity shares with an issue price of Rs 60 per share with a face value of Rs 10 each?
[Category: Banking Current Affairs]
[A] Dhanlaxmi Bank
[B] Development Credit Bank
[C] Kotak Mahindra Bank
[D] Yes Bank