GK & Current Affairs: July 25, 26, 2014

1. Which among the following three countries of Africa have recently decided to create a regional force to combat Militant Islamist group Boko Haram? [A]Chad, Niger and Cameroon [B]Chad, Kenya and Niger [C]Kenya, Cameroon and Niger [D]Niger, Chad and Cameroon Chad, Niger and Cameroon The defence ministers of Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and Niger states have

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GK & Current Affairs: July 23, 24, 2014

1. What is the minimum number of employees is a firm covered by the retirement fund body Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) for providing social security net? [A]Ten [B]Twenty [C]Thirty [D]Fifteen Twenty Firms employing 20 or more than workers are covered by the retirement fund body Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) for providing social security

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GK & Current Affairs: July 21, 22, 2014

1. Recently a term “Bladabindi” was making news. What is “Bladabindi”? [A]Computer Virus [B]A World Heritage site [C]A community in Africa [D]A new comet discovered recently Computer Virus Bladabindi is multi-identity virus which steals sensitive personal information of a user for nefarious purposes. Bladabindi is infecting Microsoft Windows Operating system and spreading via infecting removable

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GK & Current Affairs: July 19, 20, 2014

1. Which of the following celebrities was recently appointed as “Brand Ambassador” of Telangana? [A]Katrina Kaif [B]Sania Mirza [C]Saina Nehwal [D]VVS Laxman Sania Mirza India born Tennis star Sania Mirza has been appointed as Brand Ambassador of Telangana. 2. Recently inaugurated Khurkot Bridge will provide the shortest land route between __ ? [A]India and Bangladesh

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GK & Current Affairs: July 17, 18, 2014

1. Which among the following is not one of the major objectives of the Convention on Biological Diversity? [A]Conservation of biological diversity [B]Sustainable use of components of biological diversity [C]Fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising from genetic resources [D]Promote ecotourism to fragile, pristine, and relatively undisturbed natural areas Promote ecotourism to fragile, pristine, and

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GK & Current Affairs: July 15, 16, 2014

1. Recently, the union government has given in-principle approval for the creation of two new tiger reserves at ____? [A]Ratapani and Sunabeda [B]Rajaji and Bor [C]Kudremukh and Bor [D]Ratapani and Rajaji Ratapani and Sunabeda In-principle approval has been accorded by the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) for the creation of two new tiger reserves at

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GK & Current Affairs : July 13, 14, 2014

1. Recently, which among the following has kicks off global “Digital Literacy Campaign” to teach people basic Internet use and other digital skills? [A]Google [B]Mozilla [C]Facebook [D]Microsoft Mozilla Mozilla foundation has unveiled global Digital Literacy Campaign to teach people basic internet use and other digital skills. The campaign is expecting more than 100,000 people to

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GK & Current Affairs : July 11, 12, 2014

1. According Employment Exchange Statistics-2013, which state has been rated as the top state for providing jobs through employment exchanges? [A]Punjab [B]Kerala [C]Gujarat [D]Tamil Nadu Gujarat Gujarat has been ranked as the top state for providing jobs through employment exchanges, according to the Employment Exchange Statistics-2013. As per the report, Gujarat has given 57.53% of

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GK & Current Affairs: July 9, 10, 2014

1. The Signature bridge project is being constructed across river ___? [A]Ganga [B]Yamuna [C]Beas [D]Hoogly Yamuna Signature bridge project is being constructed across river Yamuna. The bridge to be constructed as a replica of the famous London bridge, will have bow-shaped pylon with cable. 2. Which among the following is the country’s first indigenously built

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GK & Current Affairs: July 7, 8, 2014

1. Recently, retail giant Carrefour has announced its intention to close its stores in India. Carrefour is a multinational retailer based in which country? [A]France [B]USA [C]Germany [D]England France Carrefour is a French multinational retailer headquartered in Boulogne Billancourt, France. Carrefour announced its intention to close its five cash-and-carry stores in India, where Carrefour has

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