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Question number: 23

» 2014 » July

» International News » Sports

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Who has retained top spot in the latest world rankings released by the WTA?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Simona Halep

b.

Li Na

c.

Petra Kvitova

d.

Serena Williams

Question number: 24

» 2014 » July

» National News » Books and Authors

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“The Lives of Others” is shortlisted for Man Booker Prize 2014. Who is the writer of this novel?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Jhumpa Lahiri

b.

Natwar Singh

c.

Salman Rushdie

d.

Neel Mukherjee

Question number: 25

» 2014 » July

» National News » Miscellaneous

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Environment Ministry has launches Web portal for Online Forest Clearances. Who is the Environment Minister at present?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Prakash Javadekar

b.

VK Singh

c.

S. B. Dissanayake

d.

Vijay Kumar Singh

Question number: 26

» 2014 » July

» National News » Transport

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Indian Railway Revenue Earnings has increased by ________ Percent during April - June 2014.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

9.48 Percent

b.

9.42 Percent

c.

9.50 Percent

d.

9.40 Percent

Question number: 27

» 2014 » July

» International News » Persons in News

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Who was the Last Airman in US bombing of Hiroshima passed away?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Madhukar Singh

b.

Theodore VanKirk

c.

Sushilarani Patel

d.

Nadine Gordimer

Question number: 28

» 2014 » July

» National News » Justice and Law

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Government of India has notified Public Servants Rules, 2014. What are the new rules?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The employees will have to declare motor vehicles, aircraft, yachts or ships, gold and silver jewellery and bullion possessed by them, their spouses and dependent children.

b.

The employees, who have already filed their declarations, information and annual returns of property, shall file revised declarations as on 1 August 2014, to the competent authority on or before 15 September 15 2014.

c.

The employees will have to furnish detail of their immovable properties and statement of debts and other liabilities on first appointment or as on March 31 of every financial year.

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

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