Daily Current Affairs 2012 Quiz : July 28-29, 2012

1. Who among the following is the Chairman of ‘National Knowledge Commission’ ? [A]Ashok Ganguly [B]Nandan Nilekani [C]Sam Pitroda [D]Jayati Ghosh Sam Pitroda Show Answer 2. ’28th July’ is observed as _________ every year. [A]World Hepatitis Day [B]World Population Day [C]World UFO Day [D]World Humanitarian Day World Hepatitis Day Show Answer 3. Consider the following

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Daily Current Affairs 2012 Quiz : July 27, 2012

1. Consider the following Statements: 1.Jawahar Thakur has been appointed as the new Controller General of Accounts (CGA) of India. 2.Controller General of Accounts (CGA) is the principal Accounts Adviser to the Government of India. Which among the Statement(s) given above is/are correct? [A]Only 1 [B]Only 2 [C]Both 1 and 2 [D]Neither 1 nor 2

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Daily Current Affairs 2012 Quiz : July 24-26, 2012

1. Recently ‘Kulandei Francis’ of India has been chosen for the Ramon Magsaysay Award for the year 2012 under which among the following categories? [A]Community leadership [B]Public Service [C]Journalism, Literature, and the Creative Communication Arts [D]Peace and International understanding Community leadership Established in 1957, the Ramon Magsaysay Award is Asia’s highest honour, and is named

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Daily Current Affairs 2012 Quiz : July 23, 2012

1. Who among the following has been appointed as the new CEO of Yahoo! ? [A]Marissa Mayer [B]Shelley Broader [C]Karen Kinsley [D]Dianne Craig Marissa Mayer Show Answer 2. Who among the following has become the fifth president of Mauritius? [A]Anerood Jugnauth [B]Rajkeshwur Purryag [C]Navin Chandra Ramgoolam [D]Monique Ohsan Bellepeau Rajkeshwur Purryag Show Answer 3. Who

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Daily Current Affairs 2012 Quiz : July 22, 2012

1. The RBI Governor,D.Subbarao has proposed ‘Producer Price Index (PPI)’ for measuring Inflation instead of WPI and CPI because: 1.The present structure of measuring inflation (WPI and CPI) and does not capture the price movement of services. 2.WPI is a hybrid of consumer and producer price quotes. 3.PPI measures price changes from the perspective of

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Daily Current Affairs 2012 Quiz : July 21, 2012

1. Which international forum is also known as ‘Outreach Five(O5)’? [A]G8+5 [B]BRICS [C]Mercosur [D]Permanent members of UN Security Council G8+5 Lately, both France and the United Kingdom have expressed a desire to expand the group to include five developing countries, referred to as the Outreach Five (O5) or the Plus Five: Brazil, People’s Republic of

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Daily Current Affairs 2012 Quiz : July 19, 2012

1. People affected by the ___________ have recently launched an indefinite ‘ Jal Satyagraha ’ against the Madhya Pradesh government’s decision of filling up the dam up to a height of 193 meters. [A]Bansagar Dam Project [B]Omkareshwar Dam Project [C]Indirasagar Dam Project [D]Gandhisagar Dam Project Omkareshwar Dam Project Show Answer 2. After a year of

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Daily Current Affairs 2012 Quiz : July 17-18, 2012

1. Which among the following acronym is not related to Banking industry ? [A]CRR [B]NPA [C]CAGR [D]GSDP GSDP GSDP refers to Gross State Domestic Product Show Answer 2. The SABLA scheme is using which among the following platforms for implementation? [A]Rastriya Swasthya Bima Yojana [B]Integrated Child Development Service [C]National Programme of Education of Girls [D]Rastriya

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Daily Current Affairs 2012 Quiz : July 16, 2012

1. In context with the capital markets, which among the following term is used for a session (or a month or a week) which sees a wide difference between the high and the low? [A]Volatility [B]Spread [C]Return Ratio [D]Redeem Volatility Show Answer 2. In which among the following categories, Tiangong-1 can be best placed ?

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Daily Current Affairs 2012 Quiz : July 15, 2012

1. Consider the following Statements regarding ‘Child Sex Ratio’ in India? 1.Child Sex Ratio is the number of females per thousand males in the age group 0–6 years. 2.Maharashtra and Haryana are the States having the highest and the lowest child sex ratio respectively. Which among the Statement(s) given above is/are correct? [A]Only 1 [B]Only

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