May. 21 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: Which is the first country to use a use China's GPS? Which is the first country to use a use China's GPS?
  • Explanation:Pakistan has become the first foreign country to use China's Beidou navigation system with the company setting up a network covering Karachi. Pakistan has become the first foreign country to use China's Beidou navigation system with the company setting up a network covering Karachi.
  • Question 2: Who will be new US Ambassador to India?Who will be new US Ambassador to India?
  • Explanation:US Ambassador to India Nancy Powell has headed back to USA after an eventful stint in New Delhi. She will be replaced temporarily early next month by Kathleen Stephens, a career diplomat.US Ambassador to India Nancy Powell has headed back to USA after an eventful stint in New Delhi. She will be replaced temporarily early next month by Kathleen Stephens, a career diplomat.
  • Question 3: International Day for Biological Diversity is observed on...International Day for Biological Diversity is observed on...
  • Explanation:The theme of 2014 International Day for Biological Diversity was - Island Biodiversity.The theme of 2014 International Day for Biological Diversity was - Island Biodiversity.
  • Question 4: Madhav Mantri, who died recently, was India's oldest...?Madhav Mantri, who died recently, was India's oldest...?
  • Explanation:An opening batsman and a wicket-keeper, Mantri played four Tests for India and represented Mumbai with distinction. An opening batsman and a wicket-keeper, Mantri played four Tests for India and represented Mumbai with distinction.
  • Question 5: In which country Indian consulate was attacked, recently? In which country Indian consulate was attacked, recently?
  • Explanation:Four heavily-armed insurgents attacked the Indian consulate in western Afghanistan's Herat province on May 23. morning. Four heavily-armed insurgents attacked the Indian consulate in western Afghanistan's Herat province on May 23. morning.
  • Question 6: Name the two gases which have been recently banned by World Anti-Doping Agency? Name the two gases which have been recently banned by World Anti-Doping Agency?
  • Explanation:World Anti-Doping Agency have banned Xenon (Xe) and Argon (Ar) after claims that athletes may use it through inhalation to enhance their performance, illegally. World Anti-Doping Agency have banned Xenon (Xe) and Argon (Ar) after claims that athletes may use it through inhalation to enhance their performance, illegally.
  • Question 7: Who has been sworn-in as Chief Minister of Sikkim for the record 5th term?Who has been sworn-in as Chief Minister of Sikkim for the record 5th term?
  • Explanation:Chamling is the leader of Sikkim Democratic Front and has secured a two-third majority in the Assembly elections by winning 22 seats out of 32. Chamling is the leader of Sikkim Democratic Front and has secured a two-third majority in the Assembly elections by winning 22 seats out of 32.
  • Question 8: Geo TV network is__based news network?Geo TV network is__based news network?
  • Explanation:Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority has suspended three television channels of Geo TV network. Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority has suspended three television channels of Geo TV network.
  • Question 9: Bull fighting is the national game of....?Bull fighting is the national game of....?
  • Explanation:Spain had to suspend the 12th bull fight festival, known as called San Isidro festival in Spain, after matadors - bull fighters - gored by bulls at festival launch. Spain had to suspend the 12th bull fight festival, known as called San Isidro festival in Spain, after matadors - bull fighters - gored by bulls at festival launch.
  • Question 10: Which Indian project has won Promoting Whole Of Government Approaches In The Information Age by United Nations Public Service Award 2014?Which Indian project has won Promoting Whole Of Government Approaches In The Information Age by United Nations Public Service Award 2014?
  • Explanation:The project Mobile Seva of Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) won second rank in the 2014 United Nations Public Service Award. The project Mobile Seva of Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) won second rank in the 2014 United Nations Public Service Award.