Feb. 11 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: Former Hollywood star Shirley Temple, who died recently, was famous as a Former Hollywood star Shirley Temple, who died recently, was famous as a
  • Explanation:Child star Shirley Temple was given a special juvenile Oscar in 1935, when she was six years old. Child star Shirley Temple was given a special juvenile Oscar in 1935, when she was six years old.
  • Question 2: Eighth trilateral summit of the leaders of Afghanistan, Pakistan and Turkey held at...?Eighth trilateral summit of the leaders of Afghanistan, Pakistan and Turkey held at...?
  • Explanation:These three discuss multi-dimensional cooperation issues. These three discuss multi-dimensional cooperation issues.
  • Question 3: IRNA is the news agency of...?IRNA is the news agency of...?
  • Explanation:Founded in 1981 Islamic Republic News Agency, or IRNA, is the official news agency of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Founded in 1981 Islamic Republic News Agency, or IRNA, is the official news agency of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
  • Question 4: India and__signed MoU, Agreed to enhance cooperation in Renewable Energy?India and__signed MoU, Agreed to enhance cooperation in Renewable Energy?
  • Explanation:An Indo Dutch Joint Working Group will be set up and the exchange of technical and institutional knowledge on clean energy will be facilitated. An Indo Dutch Joint Working Group will be set up and the exchange of technical and institutional knowledge on clean energy will be facilitated.
  • Question 5: Which position has Indian boxers finished at the 58th Bocskai International Tournament? Which position has Indian boxers finished at the 58th Bocskai International Tournament?
  • Explanation:Indian boxers finished fourth at the 58th Bocskai International Tournament which concluded in Hungary on 10 February 2014. Indian boxers finished fourth at the 58th Bocskai International Tournament which concluded in Hungary on 10 February 2014.
  • Question 6: In World Press Freedom Index 2014, what rank has India achieved? In World Press Freedom Index 2014, what rank has India achieved?
  • Explanation:India has been ranked 140th in the list of 180 countries in the World Press Freedom Index 2014, whereas China was placed at 175th position and Pakistan at 158th position. India has been ranked 140th in the list of 180 countries in the World Press Freedom Index 2014, whereas China was placed at 175th position and Pakistan at 158th position.
  • Question 7: World Press Freedom Index 2014 which country is the most dangerous in the world for journalists? World Press Freedom Index 2014 which country is the most dangerous in the world for journalists?
  • Explanation:Pakistan - the most dangerous countries in the world for journalists while Syria remained especially deadly for journalists. Pakistan - the most dangerous countries in the world for journalists while Syria remained especially deadly for journalists.
  • Question 8: Which publisher has agreed to withdraw American Indologist Wendy Doniger's book "The Hindus: An Alternative History"? Which publisher has agreed to withdraw American Indologist Wendy Doniger's book "The Hindus: An Alternative History"?
  • Explanation:The move follows an out-of-court settlement with Delhi-based complainants, who had moved the court alleging distortion aimed at denigrating Hindu traditions.The move follows an out-of-court settlement with Delhi-based complainants, who had moved the court alleging distortion aimed at denigrating Hindu traditions.
  • Question 9: Talks between which of the following on Rs 20,000cr tax dispute recently failed? Talks between which of the following on Rs 20,000cr tax dispute recently failed?
  • Explanation:Govt. has decided to withdraw its reconciliation proposal to sort out the 20,000 crore rupees tax dispute with the telecom operator and move ahead with the collection of dues.Govt. has decided to withdraw its reconciliation proposal to sort out the 20,000 crore rupees tax dispute with the telecom operator and move ahead with the collection of dues.