Monthly Archives: July 2013

GK & Current Affairs: July 30, 2013

1. Who among the following has been elected as the 12th President of Pakistan? [A]Nawaz Sharif [B]Mamnoon Hussain [C]Raza Rabbani [D]Sikander Mirza Mamnoon Hussain India-born Pakistani businessman Mamnoon Hussain, was elected as the 12th President of Pakistan. Hussain is an old loyalist of Nawaz Sharif and remained in the PML-N during the regime of former ..

GK & Current Affairs: July 29, 2013

1. Recently (July 2013) , MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome), a new respiratory Virus related to SARS has killed many people in which country? [A]Saudi Arabia [B]Qatar [C]Oman [D]Yemen Saudi Arabia A new respiratory virus related to SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) has killed 39 people in Saudi Arabia. Scientist have named this respiratory virus ..

GK & Current Affairs: July 28, 2013

1. In which of the following countries, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has officially launched his Wikileaks political party? [A]Australia [B]USA [C]Russia [D]Canada Australia Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has formally launched the Australian Wikileaks Party and announced its federal election candidates. Assange has now officially declared his candidacy for a seat in the Australian candidate. Show ..

GK & Current Affairs: July 27, 2013

1. India’s first cashless treatment of road accident victims has been recently launched at which among the following highways / corridors? [A]Gurgaon-Jaipur [B]Bangalore-Chennai [C]Mumbai-Ahmadabad [D]Mumbai-Pune Gurgaon-Jaipur The Country’s first cashless treatment of road accident victims, which ensure free treatment in the first 48 hours, will be launched with the 200-km stretch from Gurgaon’s 32-lane toll ..

GK & Current Affairs: July 26, 2013

1. Which of the following port has been conferred the “Major Port of the Year” award? [A]Ennore Port [B]Chennai Port [C]Visakapatnam Port [D]Paradip Port Paradip Port Paradip port has been conferred the Major Port of the Year award in recognition of its excellent performance in 2012-13. In 2012-13 Paradip port handled a total 56.66 million ..

GK & Current Affairs: July 25, 2013

1. Recently, which one of the following country decided to allow banks to set their own lending rates to improve falling economy? [A]China [B]Greece [C]Mexico [D]Norway China In a move toward creating market oriented financial system to support economic growth, the People’s Bank of China and its Central Bank promulgated to lift controls on bank ..

GK & Current Affairs: July 24, 2013

1. Recently, a travel website listed Ghoomar, a folk dance of India among Top 10 world’s most amazing local dances. This dance is from ___? [A]Gujarat [B]Rajasthan [C]Madhya Pradesh [D]Haryana Rajasthan Ghoomar is a folk dance of Rajasthan and is characteristic dance of the Bhils. It is a community dance performed by groups of women ..

GK & Current Affairs: July 23, 2013

1. At which among the following places, Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises has proposed to set up the first MSME Technology Centre ? [A]Bhopal [B]Pune [C]Bengaluru [D]Mumbai Bengaluru MSME ministry proposes to set up the centre at Bengaluru Aerospace Park near International airport, the centre is likely to train 10,000 people every year. ..