Quiz 405: Latest Current Affairs For All Examinations

1.Who among the following is the former chairman of Union Carbide India Limited, who was recently convicted of causing death by negligence and sentenced to two years imprisonment and subsequently released on bail in the “Bhopal Tragedy” Case?
(A)Keshub Mahindra
(B)V.P. Gokhale
(C)Kishore Kamdar
(D)J. Mukund
(E)S.P. Chowdhury

2.Recently, Saina Nehwal has won the Singapore Super series title on June 20, 2010. Which among the following statement is incorrect about Saina Nehwal?
(A)She is the first Indian woman to reach the singles quarterfinals at the Olympics
(B)She is the first Indian to win the World Junior Badminton Championships
(C)She is first Indian woman to win the Indonesian Open Super Series
(D)She is currently ranked number 6 in the world by Badminton World Federation
(E)All of above are correct statements

3.The airforces of which of the following two countries are holding a large scale military exercise Garuda IV that will take place in July 2010?
(A)India & China
(B)India & France
(C)India & USA
(D)India, France & Singapore
(E)India & Canada

4.Recently , the government of this state lowered a Time Capsule under the ground for posterity at the site of the under-construction Mahatma Mandir, scripting the progress of the state since its formation. The state in the question is ?
(A)Maharastra
(B)Gujarat
(C)Rajasthan
(D)Madhya Pradesh
(E)Bihar

5.Which of the following popular food brand in India also releases World Cricket Ratings?
(A)Nestle India
(B)Cadbury India
(C)Amul
(D)ITC
(E)None of them

6.NK603 is a Genetically modified variety of which of the following crops? (It has been outlawed in European Union)
(A)Brinjal
(B)Banana
(C)Maize
(D)Wheat
(E)Cotton

7.Which of the following country is the host of the 2014 Winter Olympics , officially known as the XXII Olympic Winter Games?
(A)Australia
(B)Russia
(C)Canada
(D)China
(E)Switzerland

8.Which among the following municipalities of Meghalaya was recently in news, as it is slated to be declared as winter capital of Meghalaya?
(A)Baghmara
(B)Tura
(C)Williamnagar
(D)Nongpoh
(E)Nongstoin

9.With which of the following countries, India is collaborating for her ambitious “National Broadband Plan”?
(A)France
(B)USA
(C)Germany
(D)Australia
(E)Canada

10.Which of the following cricketers has been recently awarded with “pride of Karnataka ” award?
(A)Rahul Dravid
(B)Anil Kumble
(C)Gaurav Dhiman
(D)Brijesh Patel
(E)None of them

11.Recently we read in the newspapers about the Rajya Sabha Elections. Under which of the following articles, 12 members (out of 250) are nominated by the President of India from amongst persons who have special knowledge or practical experience in the fields such as literature, science,
art or social service?
(A)Article 80
(B)Article 81
(C)Article 82
(D)Article 83
(E)None of them

12.Which among the following bridges of China, is the longest trans-oceanic bridge in the world?
(A)Nanpu Bridge
(B)Lupu Bridge
(C)Xihoumen Bridge
(D)Runyang Bridge
(E)Hangzhou Bay Bridge

13.Who among the following is the current chairman, Central Board of Direct Taxes?
(A)Sunil Mitra
(B)S S N Moorthy
(C)T N Pande
(D)Manoj Pant
(E)None of them

14.Who among the following is recently appointed as new head of Bharatiya Janata Party’s Women’s Wing BJP Mahila Morcha?
(A)Kiran Maheshwari
(B)Smrity Irani
(C)Arti Mehra
(D)Maneka Gandhi
(E)None of the above

15.Arrange the Vodafone, Bharti, Idea, Aircel, BSNL and MTNL in decreasing order of their subscribers base as per the latest data of May 2010, released by cellular operators’ association COAI?
(A)Vodafone, Bharti, Idea, Aircel, BSNL and MTNL
(B)Bharti, Vodaphone, Idea, Aircel, BSNL and MTNL
(C)Bharti, Idea, Vodaphone, Aircel, BSNL and MTNL
(D)Bharti, Idea, Aircel, Vodafone, BSNL and MTNL
(E)Bharti, Vodaphone, Idea, BSNL , Aircel and MTNL

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  • Anonymous
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    Dear Sir,

    I believe the Garuda IV exercises include Indian, French and Singaporean air forces.

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  • Anonymous
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    @qu no.2, did saina nehwal ever reach into quarterfinal in any format at the Olympics games?

    please clarify it sir

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  • Admin
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    @ Ranjan

    She reached on 11 August 2008 in the Beijing Olympics in the Quarterfinals by defeating Hong Kong's Chen Wang Link

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  • pardhasrinivas
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    3 rd one was given three countries as answer while question was about two countries

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