GK & Current Affairs Questions: September 26, 2013

1. Name the Indian environmentalist, who has been conferred this year’s prestigious “Clinton Global Citizen Awards”? [A]Ullas Karanth [B]Medha Patkar [C]Bunker Roy [D]Ila Bhat Bunker Roy Indian environmentalist Bunker Roy and Pakistan’s teenage education activist Malala Yousafai were declared the winner of prestigious “Clinton Global Citizens Award”. Roy is the founder of the Barefoot College,

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GK & Current Affairs Questions: September 25, 2013

1. Which of the following is called as “Gateway to Tiger Reserves” in India? [A]Mysore [B]Nagpur [C]Ranchi [D]Patna Nagpur Nagpur, Maharashtra’s second capital promoted as the “gateway to tiger reserve” as it is the entry point to 13 of the 39 tiger reserves in the country. Show Answer 2. In context to India’s defence structure

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GK & Current Affairs Questions: September 24, 2013

1. What is the name of powerful Typhoon which hit Philippines and Taiwan recently? [A]Typhoon Narghese [B]Typhoon Usagi [C]Typhoon Rambo [D]Typhoon Swift Typhoon Usagi Typhoon Usagi, the most powerful storm of this year, unleashed torrential rain and ferocious winds in Taiwan and Philippines. Usagi which means rabbit in Japanese packed winds of 165 km/h hits.

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GK & Current Affairs Questions: September 23, 2013

1. In which of the following places, union government decided to set up an “Information Technology Investment Region”? [A]Bangalore [B]Hyderabad [C]Bhopal [D]Panaji Hyderabad Central government has decided to set up an Information Technology Investment Region (ITIR) in Hyderabad. The cabinet committee on economic affairs chaired by Manmohan Singh, approved ITIR near Hyderabad subject to certain

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GK & Current Affairs Questions: September 21, 22, 2013

1. Who among the following has been honoured with the Pride of the Nation award? [A]John Abraham [B]Akshay Kumar [C]Salman Khan [D]Saif Ali Khan John Abraham Bollywood actor John Abraham has been conferred the Pride of the Nation award for his attempt to raise the sensitive issue of former Prime Minister Rajiv Ghandi assassination through

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GK & Current Affairs Questions: September 19, 20, 2013

1. As per the latest announcement made by RBI, domestic scheduled commercial banks are now allowed to open branches in ___ centres without RBI permission. Fill the blank with correct option? [A]Tier I [B]Tier II [C]Tier III [D]Tier IV Tier I With the objective of further liberalising and rationalising the branch authorisation policy, the general

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GK & Current Affairs Questions: September 17, 18, 2013

1. Which of the followings is the only planet other than earth on which deserts have been identified? [A]Mercury [B]Mars [C]Venus [D]Saturn Mars Mars is the only planet in the solar system on which deserts have been identified. Show Answer 2. Which of the following committees is/are related to Pachayat Raj system? 1.Balwant Rai Mehta

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GK & Current Affairs Questions: September 15, 16, 2013

1. Recently (September, 2013), which one of the following countries has successfully tested the “Epsilon” new cheaper rocket? [A]China [B]Italy [C]Japan [D]USA Japan Japan’s Aerospace Exploration Agency or JAXA successfully launched a new rocket named Epsilon which is cheaper and more efficient than its previous rockets. Show Answer 2. Which of the followings is/are the

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GK & Current Affairs Questions: September 13, 2013

1. Ms Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who has received the Indira Gandhi Prize for peace, disarmament and development 2012, is president of which country? [A]Sweden [B]Belgium [C]Liberia [D]Lebanon Liberia President of India, Pranab Mukherjee presented the 2012 Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development to President Ms Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of Liberia for serving

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