GK & Current Affairs: February 14, 15, 2014

1. The Loktak lake, which is also called the only Floating lake in the world is in which state? [A]Punjab [B]Kerala [C]Haryana [D]Manipur Manipur 2. Sage Kotensburg, who won first gold medal at the Sochi winter Olympics, is a player in ___? [A]Alpine Skiing [B]Snowboard [C]Luge [D]Cross-country Snowboard Sage Kotsenburg is an American snowboarder. He

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GK & Current Affairs: February 12-13, 2014

1. Shirley Temple, who passed away recently, was a popular___? [A]Singer [B]Child Artist [C]Author [D]Painter Child Artist Shirley Temple was an American film and television actress, singer, dancer and public servant, most famous as a child star in the 1930s. The curly-haired star made her acting debut at the age of three, going on to

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GK & Current Affairs: February 10-11, 2014

1. Shiron Peres, who set a new Guinness world record by delivering the largest online civic class in the world, is currently president of which country? [A]Sweden [B]Israel [C]Denmark [D]Nigeria Israel Shiron Peres is president of Israel. He set a new Guinness world record by delivering the largest online civic class in the world. He

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GK & Current Affairs: February 9, 2014

1. Which of the following countries will host 2018 Winter Olympics? [A]South Korea [B]Japan [C]Singapore [D]Netherland South Korea The 2018 Winter Olympics is scheduled to take place in Pyeongchang, South Korea, between 9 and 25 February 2018. 2. Recently, RBI has released a draft report on enabling PKI in payment system application. What does PKI

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GK & Current Affairs: February 6-8, 2014

1. The Singhbhum Elephant Reserve, where government approved an iron ore mining project recently, is located in __? [A]Jharkhand [B]Odisha [C]West Bengal [D]Bihar JharkhandThe Singhbhum Elephant Reserve, the first Elephant reserve of the country. It was created in 2001 under the project Elephant. It is located in West Singbhum and Saraikela-Kharsawan district of Jharkhand. 2.

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GK & Current Affairs: February 4, 5, 2014

1. The Pong Dam reservoir is known to be one of the largest man-made wetlands in the foothills of the Himalayas. In which among the following states, Pong Dam reservoir is located? [A]Jammu & Kashmir [B]Himachal Pradesh [C]Uttarakhand [D]Sikkim Himachal Pradesh 2. According to the Lokpal & Lokayukta Act 2013, who among the following is

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GK & Current Affairs: February 1-3, 2014

1. Which among the following countries is India’s largest trading partner in Europe? [A]UK [B]Germany [C]France [D]Italy Germany The relations between India and Germany have traditionally been cordial and close. The two countries are strategic partners from 2000. Germany continues to be India’s largest trading partner in Europe. The two countries also work closely together

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GK & Current Affairs: January 28-31, 2014

1. In which among the following states, the government is proposing a Neutrino-based Observatory? [A]Rajasthan [B]Tamil Nadu [C]Karnataka [D]Kerala Tamil Nadu Neutrino-based Observatory is proposed to be established in Tamil Nadu at a cost of about Rs 1450 crore. 2. Prof C N R Rao, who was recently awarded Bharat Ratna holds which among the

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GK & Current Affairs : January 24-27, 2014

1. The Reserve Bank of India has power to print currency notes of up to Rs ____? [A]1,000 [B]5,000 [C]10,000 [D]15,000 10,000 The RBI has power to print currency notes of up to Rs 10,000. At present, notes of Rs 10, Rs 100, Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 are only printed. 2. According to Reserve

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GK & Current Affairs : January 21-23, 2014

1. Recently, which of the following states has won United Nation award for sustainable tourism? [A] Kerala [B]Gujarat [C]West Bengal [D]Goa Kerala Kerala Tourism has been conferred the United Nation Award for creating innovative initiatives for sustainable tourism, the first time India has ever won the recognition. 2. Which among the following has become the

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