Current Affairs May 2014 Quiz 3

21Which Tech giant acquired Rangespan, a UK start-up that uses data science to help retailers determine which products to sell and when, in May 2014?
 A) Yahoo
 B) Facebook
 C) Google
 D) Microsoft
  
22"Press Freedom Day" is observed on __________.
 A) 8-May
 B) 3-May
 C) 11-May
 D) 1-May
  
23Bandhan Financial Services announced to open nearly 600 branches in May 2014 after getting Banking license from RBI. This company is currently based out of which state?
 A) West Bengal
 B) Odissa
 C) Bihar
 D) Assam
  
24Which Indian scientist has been granted a prestigious fellowship worth 1,068,000 pounds by a top British agency which funds research in engineering and the physical sciences in May 2014?
 A) Vijay Singh
 B) Ravinder Dahiya
 C) Madan Babu
 D) Arogyaswami Joseph Paulraj
  
25Which global retailer has started to work on an exit plan from India in May 2014 after talks to sell its five wholesale stores to Bharti Group failed?
 A) WallMart
 B) Tesco
 C) Carrefour
 D) Delhize
  
26Who took oath as the new External Affair (Foreign) Minister as a part of Modi Government in May 2014.
 A) Ravi Shankar Prasad
 B) Smriti Irani
 C) Sushma Swaraj
 D) Nitin Gadkari
  
27Which pair won in the final match of the WTA Portugal Open in May 2014 to win their first title this season?
 A) Eva Hrdinova and Valeria Solovyeva
 B) Kristina Mladenovic and Daniel Nestor
 C) Sania Mirza and Cara Black
 D) Sania Mirza and Horia Tecau
  
28Indian cueist ___________  won bronze medal after losing his semi-final match to Chuan Leong Thor of Malaysia in the Asian Snooker Championship held at Al Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates in May 2014.
 A) Chitra Magimairaj
 B) Kamal Chawla
 C) Kalpana Devi
 D) Revanna Umadevi
 
29"World Asthma Day" is observed on __________.
 A) First Tuesday of May
 B) First Monday of May
 C) First Sunday of May
 D) First Friday of May
  
30Who won the Presidential election in Panama held in May 2014 after securing nearly 40% of the total votes?
 A) Jose Domingo Arias
 B) Ricardo Martinelli
 C) Juan Carlos Varela
 D) None of These

 
 
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Answers
21Ans) Google
22Ans) 3-May
23Ans) West Bengal
24Ans) Ravinder Dahiya
25Ans) Carrefour
26Ans) Sushma Swaraj
27Ans) Sania Mirza and Cara Black
28Ans) Kamal Chawla
29Ans) First Tuesday of May
30Ans) Juan Carlos Varela