Current Affairs 2016 Question and Answer January and February 76 to 100 useful for all UPSC,IAS,BANKING Exam and all competitive Exam

Posted  on 2016-05-15

Current Affairs 2016 Question and Answer January and February 76 to 100 useful for all UPSC,IAS,BANKING Exam and all competitive Exam :
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76)The well-known poet, playwright and story writer,80 years old Labshankar Jadavji Thakar passed away recently, he is from which state?
Gujarat
77)According to the recently released Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings, which Indian Shuttler has been ranked World No. 1 in the junior men’s singles category?
16 years old Siril Verma
78)Recently Vedanta Ltd has appointed whom as its head for Metals business in India ?
Samir Cairae
79)Who has been appointed as the President of the 105th Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) for 2017-18?
Dr. Achyuta Samanta
80)The Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, 79 years old Mufti Mohammad Sayeed passed away recently.He was the founder of?
The Jammu and Kashmir People’s Democratic Party (JKPDP)
81)Quikr has acquired which real estate portal for ($200 million) Rs.1,300 crore ?
CommonFloor.com
82)who became the first woman vice-chancellor of the University of Oxford?
Louise Richardson
83)recently Ministry of Urban Development has approved city level Service Level Improvement Plans (SLIPs) for 469 cities and towns in how many States ?
20
84)Indian and French troops commenced their 8 days counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency joint exercise at?
The Mahajan field firing range in Bikaner, Rajasthan.
85)Recently Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance has launched micro term insurance plan name with return of premium option?
Bajaj Allianz Bima Dhan Suraksha Yojana
86)Ministry of Urban Development has approved the Atal Mission plans for which two states ?
Punjab & Uttarakhand
87)As per recently updated FIFA world rankings, Indian National football team has been ranked at which place ?
163
88)Recently Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has commissioned two 220/20kV substations in which country ?
Afghanistan
89)Asian Cricket Council (ACC) has appointed whom as its chief ?
Thilanga Sumathipala
90)Name the second ship of Project 28 (P28) class anti-submarine warfare (ASW) corvettes has been inducted into the Eastern Naval Command of Indian Navy?
INS Kadmatt
91)Madras Fertilizers Ltd has appointed recently whom as its Chairman and Managing Director ?
AB Khare
92)Who has been appointed as the new chairman of Competition Commission of India (CCI)?
IAS officer, Devender Kumar Sikri
93)Who has been conferred with the 2016 Global and Asia-Pacific Central Bank Governor of the Year?
RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan
94)Which country is the guest of honour country at the 2016 43rd edition New Delhi World Book Fair?
China
95)The Union Government has reappointed whom as Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for a second time for a three-year term?
Urjit Patel
96)Jallikattu, The traditional bull-taming sport, famous in which state?
Tamil Nadu
97)Who is the first Indian to win a People’s Choice Awards?
Priyanka Chopra
98)Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) is celebrated on which date every year in India.That day marks the return of Mahatma Gandhi from South Africa in the year 1915?
January 9
99)According to the Hurun India Philanthropy List 2015, who is the most generous Indian of the year?
Azim Premji, Chairman of Wipro
100)Who has been appointed as the top prosecutor in New Jersey, becoming the first South Asian to occupy the post in the state?
42 year old A Sikh-American attorney Gurbir Grewal