Apr. 11 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: ECB will provide further stimulus to eurozone economy. What is ECB?ECB will provide further stimulus to eurozone economy. What is ECB?
  • Explanation:The European Central Bank, ECB has said it will provide further stimulus to the eurozone economy if inflation in the bloc continues to remain low.The European Central Bank, ECB has said it will provide further stimulus to the eurozone economy if inflation in the bloc continues to remain low.
  • Question 2: There has been a growth of___in the January-March 2014 period in the number of tourists availing of Visa on Arrival scheme as compared to the same period in 2013?There has been a growth of___in the January-March 2014 period in the number of tourists availing of Visa on Arrival scheme as compared to the same period in 2013?
  • Explanation:During January-March 2014, a total number of 5,841 VoAs were issued as compared to 5,744 VoA during corresponding period of 2013. During January-March 2014, a total number of 5,841 VoAs were issued as compared to 5,744 VoA during corresponding period of 2013.
  • Question 3: Winner of Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the year 2013 is...?Winner of Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the year 2013 is...?
  • Explanation:The award is the highest recognition of the Government of India for outstanding contribution to Indian Cinema. The award consists of a Swarn Kamal, cash prize of 10 lakh rupees and a shawl. The award is the highest recognition of the Government of India for outstanding contribution to Indian Cinema. The award consists of a Swarn Kamal, cash prize of 10 lakh rupees and a shawl.
  • Question 4: Who is India current Foreign Secretary?Who is India current Foreign Secretary?
  • Explanation:Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh is on her two nation visit to China and Russia. In China she would talk bilateral relations and disucss - Year of India-China Friendly Exchanges - which will take place later this year.Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh is on her two nation visit to China and Russia. In China she would talk bilateral relations and disucss - Year of India-China Friendly Exchanges - which will take place later this year.
  • Question 5: Which country has been asked by the International Court of Justice to halt its whaling programme?Which country has been asked by the International Court of Justice to halt its whaling programme?
  • Explanation:Japan will comply with ruling of the International Court of Justice and halt its annual whale hunting operations in the Antarctic Ocean.Japan will comply with ruling of the International Court of Justice and halt its annual whale hunting operations in the Antarctic Ocean.
  • Question 6: Indian Super League is related with...?Indian Super League is related with...?
  • Explanation:The Indian Super League is the name of a new, proposed football league in India by IMG-Reliance and the All India Football Federation. The Indian Super League is the name of a new, proposed football league in India by IMG-Reliance and the All India Football Federation.
  • Question 7: For which country World Bank would be providing $255.5 million that also include famous CASA 1000 project?For which country World Bank would be providing $255.5 million that also include famous CASA 1000 project?
  • Explanation:Amout is for Four projects including two projects for the development Kabul city and Central Asia-South Asia electricity transmission line project (CASA 1000)Amout is for Four projects including two projects for the development Kabul city and Central Asia-South Asia electricity transmission line project (CASA 1000)
  • Question 8: Name the India shooter who has bagged a Gold medal in the Men's trap event of the ISSF Shotgun World Cup in Tucson, United States?Name the India shooter who has bagged a Gold medal in the Men's trap event of the ISSF Shotgun World Cup in Tucson, United States?
  • Explanation:Indian shooter Manavjit Singh Sandhu has bagged a Gold medal in the Men trap event of the ISSF Shotgun World Cup, underway in Tucson, United States.Indian shooter Manavjit Singh Sandhu has bagged a Gold medal in the Men trap event of the ISSF Shotgun World Cup, underway in Tucson, United States.
  • Question 9: G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting held at...?G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting held at...?
  • Explanation:During the meet India has called for data sharing on taxation and blamed the industrialised and developed nations for their reluctance to part with it.During the meet India has called for data sharing on taxation and blamed the industrialised and developed nations for their reluctance to part with it.
  • Question 10: Name the comic character which will be killed in its 36 edition after entertaining the world for 73 years?Name the comic character which will be killed in its 36 edition after entertaining the world for 73 years?
  • Explanation:Archie Andrews made his first comic book appearance in 1941, and in July 2014 – 73 years later — we will all forced to say goodbye. Archie Andrews made his first comic book appearance in 1941, and in July 2014 – 73 years later — we will all forced to say goodbye.