23rd November, 2015 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 23rd November, 2015
1. Recently, declaration was signed by the ASEAN leaders for launching ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). AEC will comprise of how many countries?
[A] 25
[B] 30
[C] 10
[D] 15
[E] 20
2. Name the new President of Argentina who defeated Daniel Scioli of ruling Peronist Party and ended the 12 years of leftist rule in Argentina?
[A] Ecuador Duhalde
[B] Mauricio Macri
[C] Daniel Scioli
[D] Nestor Kirchner
[E] Fernando De La Rua
3. Pfizer Inc, has signed a deal with an Ireland based pharmaceutical company, set to become largest pharmaceutical company in the world after the merger. Name the company?
[A] Allergan
[C] Covidien
[D] Teleflex Medical
[E] None of these
4. According to ‘The Human Cost of Weather Related Disasters,’ report, which of the following country is affected the most by weather-related disasters from 1995 to 2015?
[A] India
[B] China
[C] Ethiopia
[D] Yemen
[E] Philippines
5. Name the Indian journalist who was conferred with 2015 Ramnath Goenka Lifetime Achievement Award?
[A] Kuldip Nayar
[B] Swapan Dasgupta
[C] Sucheta Dalal
[D] Vikram Chandra
[E] Barkha Dutt
6. Name the company with whom ATP World Tour has signed its biggest sponsorship deal for the next 5 years?
[A] Emirates Airlines
[B] Nike
[C] Adidas
[D] Corona
[E] Facebook
7. Who organised the South Asian Annual Disaster Management Exercise (SAADMEx) – 2015?
[E] C&D
8. Pfizer has partnered with which Indian institute for launching an incubation accelerator to support healthcare innovation in India?
[A] IIT-Guwahati
[B] IIT-Delhi
[C] IIT-Madras
[D] IIT-Bombay
[E] IIT- Kanpur
9. Facebook has partnered with which which of the following telecom operator for offering its, ‘Free Basics,’ service across India?
[A] Airtel
[B] Aircel
[C] Reliance Communications
[D] Tata Docomo
[E] Idea
10. Lucy is a skeleton that was found 41 years ago by palaeontologists and was considered the crucial link between Apes and Homo Sapiens, was found in which of the following countries?
[A] Nigeria
[B] Ethiopia
[C] Mali
[D] South Africa
[E] Rwanda