July 15th, 2017 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Daily Current Affairs : July 15th, 2017

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on July 15th, 2017
1. Which insurance company on July 14, 2017 filed for an Initial public offering (IPO)?
[A] ICICI Lombard
[B] United India
[C] IDBI Federal Life Insurance
[D] HDFC Life
[E] Life Insurance Corporation
2. As per a report by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, India's telecom subscriber base crossed ___ billion mark in May 2017, while its landline user base declined to _____ million.
[A] 1.3, 24.30
[B] 1.1, 24.23
[C] 1.2, 24.16
[D] 1.7, 24.58
[E] 1.9, 24,89
3. Who has been appointed as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of National Stock Exchange of India?
[A] Chitra Ramkrishna
[B] Prannoy Chatterjee
[C] Vaishali Kumar
[D] Vikram Limaye
[E] Harish Jhakkar

On July 15, 2017 The US passed a Bill regarding defence co-operation with India. Which of the given fact/s about the Bill is/are false?

1. The Bill has a budget of $631.5 billion.

2. It is a part of the National Defense Authorisation Act (NDAA) 2018.

3. Following the passage of the Act, the Secretary of Defence and Secretary of State have 180 days to develop a strategy for advancing defence cooperation between the two countries.

4. Once approved by the Senate and the President the Bill will come into effect from October 1.

[A] Only 1
[B] Both 1 and 2
[C] Both 2 and 3
[D] 1, 3 and 4
[E] 1, 2 and 3
5. On July 15, 2017 Indian railways launched the Rail SAARTHI app to cater to all kinds of passenger requirements. The app was designed by which company?
[A] 3i Infotech
[C] Unihalt
[E] Tech Mahindra
6. Which country on July 15, 2017 passed 3 legislative amendments against Pakistan?
[A] China
[C] India
[D] Saudi Arabia
[E] Iran
7. Name the ex-Prime Minister of India whose name has been removed by Somerville college in the University of Oxford on July 15, 2017.
[A] Jawaharlal Nehru
[B] Manmohan Singh
[C] Morarji Desai
[D] Vishwanath Pratap Singh
[E] Indira Gandhi
8. As per a report by the think-tank organisation, ICRIER, internet-based apps contributed Rs _____ lakh crore to GDP in 2015-16.
[A] 1.3
[B] 1.2
[C] 1.4
[D] 1.6
[E] 1.5
9. _______ will be the service provider for IPL from 2018.
10. Which bank on July 14, 2017 received $150 million from the US government and Wells Fargo for SME Lending?
[A] Axis Bank
[B] Yes Bank
[C] HDFC Bank
[D] ICICI Bank
[E] None of the above