May. 15 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: Which country has just passed controversial rich man's tax?Which country has just passed controversial rich man's tax?
  • Explanation:From 2015 those with annual net income of over $333,000 US Dollars, or the richest 1.5 per cent of individuals or families, will be subject to a 45 per cent income tax rate. From 2015 those with annual net income of over $333,000 US Dollars, or the richest 1.5 per cent of individuals or families, will be subject to a 45 per cent income tax rate.
  • Question 2: The chairman of committee to review Governance of Boards of Banks? The chairman of committee to review Governance of Boards of Banks?
  • Explanation:Committee projected capital requirements till March 2018 in order that provisions are prudent, there is adequate balance sheet growth to support the needs of the economy. Committee projected capital requirements till March 2018 in order that provisions are prudent, there is adequate balance sheet growth to support the needs of the economy.
  • Question 3: Pankaj Advani is related with which sport? Pankaj Advani is related with which sport?
  • Explanation:Recently, Pankaj Advani won Classic Billiards and Snooker tournament.Recently, Pankaj Advani won Classic Billiards and Snooker tournament.
  • Question 4: Thomas Cup is related with which sport?Thomas Cup is related with which sport?
  • Explanation:Siri Fort Sports Complex in New Delhi is hosting 2014 Thomas Cup. Siri Fort Sports Complex in New Delhi is hosting 2014 Thomas Cup.
  • Question 5: Air India is planning to add___ to its network?Air India is planning to add___ to its network?
  • Explanation:Air India is looking to operate new international routes like Moscow, Rome and Milan in the coming months on its newly-acquired fuel-efficient Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft. Air India is looking to operate new international routes like Moscow, Rome and Milan in the coming months on its newly-acquired fuel-efficient Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft.
  • Question 6: Lionel Messi is a renowned...?Lionel Messi is a renowned...?
  • Explanation:Lionel Messi has agreed to sign a new contract with Spanish giant Barcelona making him the best paid player in the world. Lionel Messi has agreed to sign a new contract with Spanish giant Barcelona making him the best paid player in the world.
  • Question 7: Russi Mody, former chairman and managing director of Tata Steel, who died recently, was also known as...?Russi Mody, former chairman and managing director of Tata Steel, who died recently, was also known as...?
  • Explanation:Recently India lost Russi Mody,96, former chairman and managing director of Tata Steel, fondly known as the steel man - and Captian Krishnan Nair,92, ace hotelier. Recently India lost Russi Mody,96, former chairman and managing director of Tata Steel, fondly known as the steel man - and Captian Krishnan Nair,92, ace hotelier.
  • Question 8: Two Chinese Naval ships of the People’s Liberation Army or PLA___ have arrived in Visakhapatnam on a four-day visit to the Eastern Naval Command.Two Chinese Naval ships of the People’s Liberation Army or PLA___ have arrived in Visakhapatnam on a four-day visit to the Eastern Naval Command.
  • Explanation:Zhenghe is a Training Ship while Weifang is a Frigate. The ships are on a good will visit to four Asian Nations including Myanmar, Indonesia and Vietnam.Zhenghe is a Training Ship while Weifang is a Frigate. The ships are on a good will visit to four Asian Nations including Myanmar, Indonesia and Vietnam.
  • Question 9: BJP, which will form___Lok Sabha 2014? BJP, which will form___Lok Sabha 2014?
  • Explanation:After Lok Sabha election 2014 President Pranab Mukherjee has dissolved the 15th Lok Sabha at the advice of the outgoing Union Cabinet. After Lok Sabha election 2014 President Pranab Mukherjee has dissolved the 15th Lok Sabha at the advice of the outgoing Union Cabinet.
  • Question 10: Which county has rejected plans to introduce the world’s highest national minimum wage? Which county has rejected plans to introduce the world’s highest national minimum wage?
  • Explanation:Swiss voters have overwhelmingly rejected plans to introduce the world’s highest national minimum wage, striking down a proposal for an hourly minimum of 22 francs (€18) . Swiss voters have overwhelmingly rejected plans to introduce the world’s highest national minimum wage, striking down a proposal for an hourly minimum of 22 francs (€18) .