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Question number: 215

» 2014 » May

» International News » Awards and Honors

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Which among the following Indian-Americans jointly won Scripps National Spelling Bee Championship?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Sriram J Hathwar

b. Both b. and d. are correct
c.

sukanya Roy

d.

Ansun Sujoe

Question number: 216

» 2014 » May

» International News » Accidents and Incidents

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World Migratory Bird Day observed across the world on________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

9th - 11th May

b.

11th - 12th May

c.

10th - 11th May

d.

10th - 12th May

Question number: 217

» 2014 » May

» International News » Sports

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Which among the following country’s Cricket Board fined 5 cricketers for participating in unauthorized Twenty20 tournament in US?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Australia

b.

Pakistan

c.

England

d.

Sri Lanka

Question number: 218

» 2014 » May

» National News » Persons in News

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Which among the following writer diagnosed with breast tumours in US?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Salman Rushdie

b.

Jibanananda Das

c.

Humayun Ahmed

d.

Taslima Nasrin

Question number: 219

» 2014 » May

» International News » Persons in News

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What is the name of the Los Angeles Clippers owner who recently banned for life from the NBA and fined $2.5 million?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Donald Sterling

b.

Vinny Del Negro

c.

Elgin Baylor

d.

Andy Roeser

Question number: 220

» 2014 » May

» International News » Scientific and Technological Developments

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Which among the following company agrees to provide ‘Right to be Forgotten’ services?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Facebook

b.

Microsoft

c.

Google

d.

Yahoo

Question number: 221

» 2014 » May

» International News » Sports

» International News » Appointments and Terminations

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Who has been appointed as new test captain of West Indies cricket team?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Dwayne Bravo

b.

Denesh Ramdin

c.

Kieron Pollard

d.

Chris Gayle

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