Apr. 22 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: In which country India has decided to set up seven more visa processing centers?In which country India has decided to set up seven more visa processing centers?
  • Explanation:A new ruling that requires visa applicants to be present physically. The new visa centers will be located in Ipoh, Kuala Terengganu, Kuantan, Malacca, Klang, Kota Kinabalu and Kuching.A new ruling that requires visa applicants to be present physically. The new visa centers will be located in Ipoh, Kuala Terengganu, Kuantan, Malacca, Klang, Kota Kinabalu and Kuching.
  • Question 2: As per World Economic Forum report, what is India rank in terms of leveraging information and communications technologies for growth and wellbeing?As per World Economic Forum report, what is India rank in terms of leveraging information and communications technologies for growth and wellbeing?
  • Explanation:Finland was placed at the first spot, followed by Singapore and Sweden at the second and third positions.Finland was placed at the first spot, followed by Singapore and Sweden at the second and third positions.
  • Question 3: Truecaller has signed a deal with which telecom service provider in India?Truecaller has signed a deal with which telecom service provider in India?
  • Explanation:Under the partnership, Tata Docomo customers will be able to access Truecaller service without having to pay mobile internet charges. Under the partnership, Tata Docomo customers will be able to access Truecaller service without having to pay mobile internet charges.
  • Question 4: Which Indian company has launched lipid control drug in US?Which Indian company has launched lipid control drug in US?
  • Explanation:Dr. Reddy's Laboratorieshas launched Fenofibrate capsules, a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Antara capsules, in the US market.Dr. Reddy's Laboratorieshas launched Fenofibrate capsules, a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Antara capsules, in the US market.
  • Question 5: Facebook has got US antitrust approval to buy Oculus. What is Oculus?Facebook has got US antitrust approval to buy Oculus. What is Oculus?
  • Explanation:Facebook planned to buy Oculus for $2 billion in its first-ever hardware deal. Facebook planned to buy Oculus for $2 billion in its first-ever hardware deal.
  • Question 6: Who is the author of the book - Greater Than Bradman?Who is the author of the book - Greater Than Bradman?
  • Explanation:Rudolph Lambert Fernandez has come up with a book Greater Than Bradman, which aims to prove that the Little Master is the greatest batsman of all time. Rudolph Lambert Fernandez has come up with a book Greater Than Bradman, which aims to prove that the Little Master is the greatest batsman of all time.
  • Question 7: A new name, Atlas, has been in news recently. What is it about?A new name, Atlas, has been in news recently. What is it about?
  • Explanation:Atlas robot is designed not as a warrior but as a humanitarian machine that would rescue victims in the rubble of a natural disasterAtlas robot is designed not as a warrior but as a humanitarian machine that would rescue victims in the rubble of a natural disaster
  • Question 8: Recently, a world meet on future of Internet Governance held at..?Recently, a world meet on future of Internet Governance held at..?
  • Explanation:In the meet India has stressed the need to ensure security of cyberspace for the protection of Internet users. In the meet India has stressed the need to ensure security of cyberspace for the protection of Internet users.
  • Question 9: Who was heading the panel of RBI, which moots centralised bill payment system in India? Who was heading the panel of RBI, which moots centralised bill payment system in India?
  • Explanation:A committee set up by the Reserve Bank of India has suggested a mechanism for centralised bill payment system in the country. A committee set up by the Reserve Bank of India has suggested a mechanism for centralised bill payment system in the country.
  • Question 10: A new economic term, GIRO, is in news. What does it stand for?A new economic term, GIRO, is in news. What does it stand for?
  • Explanation:GIRO (Government Internal Revenue Order) Advisory Group or GAG has recommended setting up two organisations- Bharat Bill Payment Services and Bharat Bill Payment Operating Units. GIRO (Government Internal Revenue Order) Advisory Group or GAG has recommended setting up two organisations- Bharat Bill Payment Services and Bharat Bill Payment Operating Units.