Jul. 1 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: Just in news Jitu Rai is related with which sport? Just in news Jitu Rai is related with which sport?
  • Explanation:Jitu Rai has become World Number 1 pistol shooter in the men's 10m air pistol category in the latest ranking. Jitu Rai has become World Number 1 pistol shooter in the men's 10m air pistol category in the latest ranking.
  • Question 2: A new term XBRL is in news recently. What does it stand for? A new term XBRL is in news recently. What does it stand for?
  • Explanation:RBI's Committee on data and info management formed to address data gaps, has recommended the use of extensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) as the principal vehicle for data submission.RBI's Committee on data and info management formed to address data gaps, has recommended the use of extensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) as the principal vehicle for data submission.
  • Question 3: Which state government has declared Camel as its State animal? Which state government has declared Camel as its State animal?
  • Explanation:The step has been taken to check the falling number of camels in the StateThe step has been taken to check the falling number of camels in the State
  • Question 4: Which country has launched Operation Zarb-e-Azb to flush out militants from its territory? Which country has launched Operation Zarb-e-Azb to flush out militants from its territory?
  • Explanation:Zarb-e-Azb means Strike of the Prophet’s Sword, has been launched by Pakistan Army against Taliban militants in North Waziristan.Zarb-e-Azb means Strike of the Prophet’s Sword, has been launched by Pakistan Army against Taliban militants in North Waziristan.
  • Question 5: Which country has honoured Shah Rukh Khan with Knight of the Legion of Honor award?Which country has honoured Shah Rukh Khan with Knight of the Legion of Honor award?
  • Explanation:French civilian award Knight of the Legion of Honor presented to SRK for his outstanding contribution to cultural diversity across the world.French civilian award Knight of the Legion of Honor presented to SRK for his outstanding contribution to cultural diversity across the world.
  • Question 6: France has announced to provide 1 billion Euros credit line to help India in its efforts...France has announced to provide 1 billion Euros credit line to help India in its efforts...
  • Explanation:The said amount is for the creation of sustainable infrastructure and urban development in India. The said amount is for the creation of sustainable infrastructure and urban development in India.
  • Question 7: A foreign dignitary, K. Shanmugam, recently visited India. He was...?A foreign dignitary, K. Shanmugam, recently visited India. He was...?
  • Explanation:Singapore Foreign Minister K. Shanmugam called on Indian PM for year-long series of events to mark 50 years of diplomatic relations Singapore Foreign Minister K. Shanmugam called on Indian PM for year-long series of events to mark 50 years of diplomatic relations
  • Question 8: What is the name of ex-French President who is placed under formal investigation over alleged influence peddling, after a day of police questioning? What is the name of ex-French President who is placed under formal investigation over alleged influence peddling, after a day of police questioning?
  • Explanation:The allegation against Mr Sarkozy is that he sought insider information from a judge regarding an investigation into illegal campaign financing. The allegation against Mr Sarkozy is that he sought insider information from a judge regarding an investigation into illegal campaign financing.
  • Question 9: Health ministers from 11 African countries met in Accra, Ghana, in an attempt to get a grip on which disease outbreak?Health ministers from 11 African countries met in Accra, Ghana, in an attempt to get a grip on which disease outbreak?
  • Explanation:Most of the cases have been in Guinea where the outbreak started. Most of the cases have been in Guinea where the outbreak started.
  • Question 10: Marrakesh Treaty strives to facilitate access to published works for persons who are...?Marrakesh Treaty strives to facilitate access to published works for persons who are...?
  • Explanation:India has became the first Country to Ratify the Marrakesh Treaty. India has became the first Country to Ratify the Marrakesh Treaty.