August 26th, 2014 Current Affairs Bits

1. Which of the following authorities slapped Rs, 2545/- crore penalty on 14 car makers for violating trade norms in the spare parts and after service market?

A. Supreme Court 
B. Delhi High Court
C. Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI)
D. Competition Commission of India (CCI)

2. On August 25th, 2014 which of the following court in India termed the coal block allocation between the year 1993 and 2010 as illegal?

A. Supreme Court
B. Bombay High Court
C. Delhi High Court
D. Calcutta High Court

3. Which of the following countries Bashar Al-Asaad has been sworn as the President for the 3rd consecutive term after the Presidential elections were held in June 2014?

A. Israel
B. Lebanon
C. Jordan
D. Syria

4. ‘Indra-14’ is the joint naval exercise between 

A: India and USA
B: India and Japan
C: India and Russia
D: India and China

5. The Katchatheevu  a controversial uninhabited island is currently under the administration of 

A: India
B: Sri Lanka
C: Bangladesh
D: Mauritius