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GK & Current Affairs: August 22, 2013

1. Who among the following benefit in the short term by the steep depreciation in Rupee? 1. Small traders at tech hubs 2. Exporters 3. Importers 4. Indian Tourists who visit USA Choose the correct option from the codes given below: [A]Only 1 & 2 [B]Only 2 & 4 [C]Only 2 [D]Only 1 & 3 ..

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GK & Current Affairs: August 21, 2013

1. Ryder Cup and Curtis Cup are associated with which of the following sports? [A]Soccer [B]Volleyball [C]Golf [D]Tennis Golf Ryder Cup and Curtis Cup are associated with Golf. Show Answer 2. Sindhurakshak, which was recently in news, is a/an ____? [A]Aircraft carrier [B]Submarine [C]Anti-aircraft gun [D]Multi-purpose fighter Submarine INS Sindhurakshak is a submarine of the ..

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GK & Current Affairs: August 20, 2013

1. Recently (August, 2013), Linguistic Expert Committee has recommended for classical language status to which language? [A]Odia [B]Gujarati [C]Bengali [D]Hindi Odia Linguistic Expert Committee, which has been constituted by the India Government to consider the demands for categorization of languages as Classical languages, has recommended Odia to be declared as a Classical language. Show Answer ..

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GK & Current Affairs: August 19, 2013

1. Recently (August, 2013), which of the following states has got approval from the RBI to launch Islamic Banking? [A]Karnataka [B]Assam [C]Kerala [D]Goa Kerala The Kerala government has got a go ahead from the Reserve Bank of India to launch a financial institution following the principles of Islamic Finance. Cheraman Financial Services Limited (CFSL) will ..

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GK & Current Affairs: August 17-18, 2013

1. Apart from India, which of the following countries celebrate(s) Independence Day on August 15th? 1.South Korea 2.Pakistan 3.Bahrain 4.Republic of Congo Choose the correct answer from the given options below: [A]Only 1 & 4 [B]Only 1,2 & 3 [C]Only 1, 2 & 4 [D]Only 1, 3 & 4 Only 1, 3 & 4 15th ..

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GK & Current Affairs: August 15-16, 2013

1. Anjolie Ela Menon, who was conferred Delhi state government Lifetime Achievement Award-2013, is a famous___? [A]Artist [B]Hindustani vocalist [C]Human Rights activist [D]Author Artist Delhi state government conferred Lifetime Achievement Award-2013 to two veteran artists, Abdul Rashid Khan and Anjolie Ela Menon. Menon is a India’s renowned contemporary artist whose work is recognised globally. She ..

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