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Thursday, 17 April 2014

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WORLD 
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1. Which country recently allowed Sikh military men to wear turbans, head scarves and other religious clothings with their uniform?
Answer :- USA
2. Which country is presently building a new sanctuary to world's rarest Javan rhinos?
Answer :- Indonesia
3. The World Health Organisation has termed which city as the world's largest reservoir of endemic polio virus?
Answer :- Peshawar (Pakisthan)
4. Which former Soviet Republic has recently been troubled by anti-government protest?
Answer :- Ukraine


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INDIA 
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1. Which authority has recently launched a programme to set up village level service clinics in every taluk in the country ?
Answer :- National Legal Service Authority (NALSA)
2. The Interanational Petroleum Conference 2014 has been held in which Indian City?
Answer :- New Delhi
3. Which lake lagoon in India has recently been named 'Destination Flyways' by the World Tourism Organisation?
Answer :- Chilka lagoon (Odisha)

4. Who was Chief Guest at the 65th Republic Day celebration in 26th January 2014?
Answer :- Shinzo Abe (Prime Minister of Japan)
5. Who headed the expert committee set up to review the institutional framework of Prasar Bharathi?
Answer :- Sam Pitroda
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DAYS
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1. National Voters day was celebrated on ?
Answer :- January 25
2. National Girl Child Day was observed on?
Answer :-  January 24
3. International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust was observed on ?
Answer :- January 27
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AWARD
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1. Which Indian state won the World Tourism Organisation Ulysses Award for Innovation in Public Policy and Governance?
Answer :- Kerala
2. Which Indian born scientist was awarded 2014 Marconi Society Prize, for developing the theory and application of Multiple Input Multiple Output antennas?
Answer :- A.J.Paulraj



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PERSONS
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1. Which legendary actor of Telungu cinema and Dadasaheb Phalke Awardee passed away recently?
Answer :- Akkineni Nageswara Rao
2. Which world renowed physicist has proposed a new theory on black holes?
Answer :- Stephen Hawking
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SPORTS 
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1. Which Russian Martial Arts has been recognised by the Olympic Council of Asia to be included in the Asian Games from 2019 ?
Answer :- Sambo
2. Who won the 2014 Australian Open Men's Single title?
Answer :- Stanislas Wawrinka
3. Who won the women's singles in the Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament?
Answer :- Sania Nehwal

4. Who won the 2014 Australian Open Women's Single title?
Answer :- Li Na
5. Which club won the recently held Federation Cup Football Tournament?
Answer :- Churchill Brothers

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BUSINESS 
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1. Who head the panel set up the Reserve Bank of India to scrutinise application for new bank licenses?
Answer :- Bimal Jalan (Former RBI Governer)
2. Reserve Bank of India has decided to withdraw all currency notes issued prior to which year?
Answer :- 2005







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