GK & Current Affairs: September 17, 18, 2014

1. Who among the following has been recently awarded Saraswati Samman for his book “Dhool Paudhon Par”? [A]Sunil Gangopadhyay [B]Govind Mishra [C]Narendra Kohli [D]Amar Kanth Govind Mishra Govind Mishra has won the Saraswati Samman for his work Dhool Paudhon Par. The novel deals with life and struggles of the modern Indian woman. Saraswati Samman is

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GK & Current Affairs: September 15, 16, 2014

1. Which Indian snooker player has announced his retirement from professional snooker? [A]Pankaj Advani [B]Subhash Agarwal [C]Aditya Mehta [D]Geet Sethi Pankaj Advani Pankaj Advani recently announced to retire after Indian Snooker Open in September 2014. 2. What is India’s rank in the list of world’s largest crude-oil importing countries in the world? [A]First [B]Second [C]Third

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GK & Current Affairs: September 13, 14, 2014

1. Which nationalized Indian Bank has recently completed 150 years of its operations in Sri Lanka? [A]Allahabad Bank [B]Punjab and Sind Bank [C]Bank of Maharashtra [D]State Bank of India State Bank of India State Bank of India, Colombo was set up in 1864 and has been operational ever since. It was initially opened to handle

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GK & Current Affairs: September 11, 12, 2014

1. Which Prime Minister of India had started the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana? [A]PV Narsimha Rao [B]Manmohan Singh [C]Atal Bihari Vajpayee [D]Narendra Modi Atal Bihari Vajpayee Atal Bihari Vajpayee started the PMGSY which is news due to the recent road projects which will be developed by the government in Jammu and Kashmir. 2. WHO

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GK & Current Affairs: September 9, 10, 2014

1. Who among the following is first Spaniard to win World Badminton Championship? [A]Yoana Martinez Barbero [B]Maria Kristin [C]Erin Carroll [D]Carolina Marin Carolina Marin Carolina Marin became the first Spaniard to win World Badminton Championship held at Denmark. She defeated World number One Li Xuerui of China. 2. Which Committee has been appointed by the

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GK & Current Affairs: September 7, 8, 2014

1. LASIK surgery is gaining widespread popularity and acceptance by people who are not friendly with the eye-glasses. What is the full form of LASIK? [A]Laser-Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis [B]Laser-Assayed In-Situ Keratomileusis [C]Laser-Assisted Inhibited Keratomileusis [D]Laser-Assayed Inhibited Keratomileusis Laser-Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis Laser-Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis is gaining acceptance amongst commoners as the best alternative to contact lens

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GK & Current Affairs: September 5, 6, 2014

1. Who among the following has won the Karmaveer Chakra Award and the Rex Karmaveer Global Fellowship by iCONGO? [A]Medha Patkar [B]Arundhati Roy [C]Manjulatha Kalanidhi [D]Kaku Nakhate Manjulatha Kalanidhi Manjulatha Kalanidhi is a 38 year old Hyderabad, pioneered the Rice Bucket Challenge based on the ALS Ice Bucket challenge, has been honoured with the award.

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GK & Current Affairs: September 3, 4, 2014

1. In the recent FTA, which India has signed with ASEAN on services and investments, which country is yet to sign the same out of the 10 member states of ASEAN? [A]Philippines [B]Brunei [C]Indonesia [D]Myanmar Philippines Philippines is yet to sign the same as it had to overcome some domestic procedures before signing. 2. Who

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GK & Current Affairs: September 1, 2, 2014

1. Which of the following wildlife sanctuaries is all set to become the second home of Asiatic lions, which are only found in Gujarat’s Gir National Park? [A]Kuno Palpur Wildlife Sanctuary [B]Bori Wildlife Sanctuary [C]Gomarda Wildlife Sanctuary [D]Sanjay Dubri Wildlife Sanctuary Kuno Palpur Wildlife Sanctuary Kuno Palpur Wildlife Sanctuary is based at MP’s Sheopur district

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GK & Current Affairs: August 29-31, 2014

1. Which of the following Biosphere Reserves is not a part of the World Network of Biosphere Reserves, based on UNESCO Man and Biosphere Programme? [A]Sunderbans-West Bengal [B]Nokrek-Meghalaya [C]Simlipal-Odisha [D]Manas-Assam Manas Biosphere Reserve 2. Which of the following Gharanas is not a part of Dhrupad gharanas? [A]Dagarvani Gharana [B]Bettiah Gharana [C]Bishnupur Gharana [D]Gwalior Gharana Gwalior

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