2014-September (Current Affairs): Questions 56 - 61 of 249

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Question number: 56

» 2014 » September

» International News » Persons in News

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Who was known for playing a detective in crime series ‘Rockford Files, died recently?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Granville Austin

b.

Nadine Gordimer

c.

Bir Bikrom UK Ching Marma

d.

James Garner

Question number: 57

» 2014 » September

» International News » Sports

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ICC has suspended which among the following Pakistan’s player for illegal bowling action?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Saeed Ajmal

b.

Chen Long

c.

Shaharyar Khan

d.

Philip Campose

Question number: 58

» 2014 » September

» National News » Scientific and Technological Developments

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________ has launched a nationwide contest to develop a mobile app for PMO.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Google India

b.

HCL

c.

Microsoft

d.

Wipro

Question number: 59

» 2014 » September

» International News » Sports

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Who has won Gold in women’s discus throw at the Incheon Asian Games?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

O P Jaisha

b.

Seema Poonia

c.

Naveen Kumar

d.

Krishna Poonia

Question number: 60

» 2014 » September

» International News » Sports

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Who has won gold in the men’s 65 kg freestyle wrestling at the Asian Games?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Saurav Ghosal

b.

Yogeshwar Dutt

c.

Zalimkhan Yusupov

d.

Ong Beng Hee

Question number: 61

» 2014 » September

» National News » Rural and Urban Development

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What are the highlights of the Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Antyodaya Yojana for Rural Scheme?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The Yojana aims at training 10 lakh (1 million) rural youths for jobs in three years, that is, by 2017.

AND

It will be benchmarked against international standards and will complement the Prime Minister’s Make In India campaign.

b.

It will also the address the need for imparting training to the differently-able persons and chip in private players including international

c.

The minimum age for entry under the Yojana is 15 years compared to 18 years under the Aajeevika Skills Program.

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

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