Jun. 19 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: Dmitry O Rogozin, who is on India, is...Dmitry O Rogozin, who is on India, is...
  • Explanation:Dmitry O Rogozin, the Deputy Prime Minister of Russia was on a two-day visit to India.Dmitry O Rogozin, the Deputy Prime Minister of Russia was on a two-day visit to India.
  • Question 2: Finalists of 2014 Men’s Hockey World Cup were...?Finalists of 2014 Men’s Hockey World Cup were...?
  • Explanation:Australia won 2014 Men’s Hockey World Cup after defeating Netherlands. Australia won 2014 Men’s Hockey World Cup after defeating Netherlands.
  • Question 3: During January-May 2014, the highest number of visa on arrivals were issued at....?During January-May 2014, the highest number of visa on arrivals were issued at....?
  • Explanation:During January-May 2014, the highest number of VoAs were issued at New Delhi airport 4,711, followed by Mumbai 2,001, Chennai, Bangalore and Kolkata During January-May 2014, the highest number of VoAs were issued at New Delhi airport 4,711, followed by Mumbai 2,001, Chennai, Bangalore and Kolkata
  • Question 4: Which country citizens got maximum number of Visa on Arrival during May 2014?Which country citizens got maximum number of Visa on Arrival during May 2014?
  • Explanation:The number of VoAs issued under this scheme during May 2014 for nationals of the twelve countries were S.Korea (369), Japan (329), Singapore (286), the Philippines (274). The number of VoAs issued under this scheme during May 2014 for nationals of the twelve countries were S.Korea (369), Japan (329), Singapore (286), the Philippines (274).
  • Question 5: Who is the chairman of the Committee formed to Inquire Cause of Gas Leakage in Bhilai Steel Plant? Who is the chairman of the Committee formed to Inquire Cause of Gas Leakage in Bhilai Steel Plant?
  • Explanation:The Government has constituted an independent High Level Committee to inquire about the cause of gas leakage in Bhilai Steel Plant on June 12, 2014. The Government has constituted an independent High Level Committee to inquire about the cause of gas leakage in Bhilai Steel Plant on June 12, 2014.
  • Question 6: The new United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights is...?The new United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights is...?
  • Explanation:The UN General Assembly has approved the nomination of Jordan's Prince Zeid al-Hussein as the next human rights chief, making him the first Muslim and Arab to hold the post. The UN General Assembly has approved the nomination of Jordan's Prince Zeid al-Hussein as the next human rights chief, making him the first Muslim and Arab to hold the post.
  • Question 7: As per a study done by Assocham studies, which state has been emerging as a major destination for domestic tourists? As per a study done by Assocham studies, which state has been emerging as a major destination for domestic tourists?
  • Explanation:The domestic tourist arrival in MP has witnessed at a staggering compounded annual growth (CAG) rate of 381 per cent between 2006 and 2012. The domestic tourist arrival in MP has witnessed at a staggering compounded annual growth (CAG) rate of 381 per cent between 2006 and 2012.
  • Question 8: Thomas Mueller, who scored the first hat-trick of the 2014 FIFA World Cup,is from...?Thomas Mueller, who scored the first hat-trick of the 2014 FIFA World Cup,is from...?
  • Explanation:Thomas Mueller scored this hat-trick against Portugal.Thomas Mueller scored this hat-trick against Portugal.
  • Question 9: Where is Campa Cola Society, which has been in news recently?Where is Campa Cola Society, which has been in news recently?
  • Explanation:Posh Campa Cola Society at Worli, in Mumbai is an illegal construction and the officials of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation had been asked to carry out evictions. Posh Campa Cola Society at Worli, in Mumbai is an illegal construction and the officials of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation had been asked to carry out evictions.
  • Question 10: Recently. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) conducted OMOs to sell Rs 2,255 crore of government bonds. What is OMOs?Recently. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) conducted OMOs to sell Rs 2,255 crore of government bonds. What is OMOs?
  • Explanation:An open market operation (also known as OMO) is an activity by a central bank to buy or sell government bonds on the open market.An open market operation (also known as OMO) is an activity by a central bank to buy or sell government bonds on the open market.