19th July, 2016 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 19th July, 2016
1. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has trimmed India’s growth forecast for 2016-17 to ____% in April.
[A] 9.1
[B] 8
[C] 6.6
[D] 7.5
[E] 7.4
2. The Finance Ministry has announced the capital infusion of Rs. 22,915 crore towards the recapitalisation of ____ public sector banks during 2016-17.
[A] 13
[B] 9
[C] 12
[D] 7
[E] 20
3. Which company remained India’s most valuable brand in 2015-16?
[A] Reliance
[B] Samsung
[C] Tata
[D] Google
[E] Wipro
4. Which coal company has prepared a roadmap to achieve a coal production level of one billion tonnes by the year 2019-20?
[A] Eastern Coalfields
[B] Jharkhand Mineral Development Corporation
[C] Neyveli Lignite Corporation
[D] Coal India Limited
[E] Western Coalfields
5. Which hotel chain has announced the integration of PayZapp, a complete payment solution by HDFC Bank on its consumer app?
[A] Ashok Group
[B] OYO Rooms
[C] Ginger Hotels
[D] The Residency Group of Hotels
[E] ITC Hotels
6. _____ has forecast a demand for 1,850 new planes in India in the next 20 years.
[A] Virgin America
[B] United Airlines
[C] Boeing Co
[D] GE Aerospace
[E] TRW Inc.
7. Who has been appointed as the Managing Director(MD) of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 by the International Cricket Council (ICC)  and the England Cricket Board(ECB)?
[A] Steve Elworthy
[B] Scott MacGillivray
[C] Wes Bush
[D] Ernest G. McCauley
[E] Jordi Puig-Suari
8. Yury Nagornykh was in news recently, he is a ___.
[A] Journalist
[B] Businessman
[C] Actor
[D] Politician
[E] Writer
9. Who has been elected as the President of Jammu  and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA)?
[A] Farooq Abdullah
[B] Imran Ansari
[C] Mehbooba Mufti
[D] Rafiq Anjum
[E] Qazi Touqeer
10. Who has won the title of Mr. World 2016?
[A] Cheti Lal Verma
[B] Narendra Singh Negi
[C] Kenny Basumatary
[D] Rohit Khandelwal
[E] Mehrajuddin Wadoo