Banking Quiz 9

1. Who topped the list of 100 most powerful women in the world for the year 2011 released by the Forbes magazine recently?





2. Which Indian software firm has become the official technology partner of the Amsterdam Marathon for a period of five years, from 2011 to 2015?





3. Who replaced Shashank Mano-har as the President of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in September 2011?





4. Who is the author of the book "Walking with the Comrades"?





5. Who became the first cricketer to play in 100 Test wins on September 3, 2011?





6. The 60th anniversary of the Miss Universe pageant was held in Sao Paulo, Brazil in September 2011. Who was crowned the Miss Universe 2011?





7. The Rural Infrastructure Develo-pment Fund (RIDF) was set up by the Government in 1995-96 for financing rural infrastructure projects. Which of the following institutions/ agencies operates this fund?





8. Which British writer was awarded the 2011 Man Booker Prize for his book "The Sense of an Ending"?





9. Which football player has won the inaugural UEFA Best Player in Europe award for the 2010-2011 season?





10. Which country tops the list of nations for having the maximum representation of women in Parliament?