Feb. 7 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: Kumar Sangakkara has become the fastest batsman to score 11,000 Test runs, recently. Whose record has he broken?Kumar Sangakkara has become the fastest batsman to score 11,000 Test runs, recently. Whose record has he broken?
  • Explanation:Kumar Sangakkara has become the ninth batsman to score 11,000 Test runs in Test cricket. Kumar Sangakkara has become the ninth batsman to score 11,000 Test runs in Test cricket.
  • Question 2: India has recently signed green energy corridors agreement with...?India has recently signed green energy corridors agreement with...?
  • Explanation:Under the said agreement India will receive almost 9000 million Euros loan from Germany. Under the said agreement India will receive almost 9000 million Euros loan from Germany.
  • Question 3: Which European country is India's trading partner? Which European country is India's trading partner?
  • Explanation:Total trade between India and Germany is worth $21,618.54 millions by the end of 2012-13 financial year. Total trade between India and Germany is worth $21,618.54 millions by the end of 2012-13 financial year.
  • Question 4: India has decided to extend Visa-on-arrival facility to over 180 countries. Except___countries? India has decided to extend Visa-on-arrival facility to over 180 countries. Except___countries?
  • Explanation:Pakistan, Sudan, Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Nigeria, Sri Lanka and Somalia are countries where visa on arrival facility is not applicable. Pakistan, Sudan, Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Nigeria, Sri Lanka and Somalia are countries where visa on arrival facility is not applicable.
  • Question 5: Govt. has decided 20th Feb as deadline to install GPS in public transport vehicles in all the cities where population is over ___lakh?Govt. has decided 20th Feb as deadline to install GPS in public transport vehicles in all the cities where population is over ___lakh?
  • Explanation:the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs had approved Rs. 1,405 crore project. the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs had approved Rs. 1,405 crore project.
  • Question 6: Which city recently hosted National Agriculture Fair-cum-Exhibition ‘Krishi Vasant'? Which city recently hosted National Agriculture Fair-cum-Exhibition ‘Krishi Vasant'?
  • Explanation:It is being organized jointly by the Central and State Government with the strategic partnership of Confederation of Indian Industries. It is being organized jointly by the Central and State Government with the strategic partnership of Confederation of Indian Industries.
  • Question 7: Name the International bank which suffered customer data ‘stolen & sold’ crime? Name the International bank which suffered customer data ‘stolen & sold’ crime?
  • Explanation:a database of information on up to 27,000 customers of Barclays bank was sold to unscrupulous brokers.a database of information on up to 27,000 customers of Barclays bank was sold to unscrupulous brokers.
  • Question 8: Name the only Indian state to achieve 100 % sanitation in its rural & urban areas?Name the only Indian state to achieve 100 % sanitation in its rural & urban areas?
  • Explanation:Sikkim has become the only state in the country to achieve 100 per cent sanitation in rural and urban households, schools, sanitary complexes and Aanganwadi centres.Sikkim has become the only state in the country to achieve 100 per cent sanitation in rural and urban households, schools, sanitary complexes and Aanganwadi centres.
  • Question 9: Which state has just approved amendments to Panchayati Raj Act 1989? Which state has just approved amendments to Panchayati Raj Act 1989?
  • Explanation:The amendment also provides for reduction in the age of candidates for contesting elections for the positions of Panchs and Sarpanchs from 25 to 21 years.The amendment also provides for reduction in the age of candidates for contesting elections for the positions of Panchs and Sarpanchs from 25 to 21 years.
  • Question 10: Maruti Suzuki India Limited has stopped the production of ___ from Feb. 7, 2014 onward? Maruti Suzuki India Limited has stopped the production of ___ from Feb. 7, 2014 onward?
  • Explanation:Maruti 800 was launched in India in early 1980s at 50000 rupees price and at the time of closure of production it was priced at 2.35 lakh rupees.Maruti 800 was launched in India in early 1980s at 50000 rupees price and at the time of closure of production it was priced at 2.35 lakh rupees.