Daily Practice Questions published in July 2014

 
Sl No.Question
7061Which famous Indian actor led the Indian delegation at the 67th Cannes International Film Festival inaugurated in Cannes, France on 14 May 2014.
A) Amitabh Bachchan
B) Kamal Haasan
C) Aishwarya Bachchan
D) Shahrukh Khan
7062Indian Agriculture/Farm sector growth stood at ___________ in FY 2013-14 compared to 1.4% in FY 2012-13 (announced in May 2014).
A) 4.1%
B) 4.7%
C) 3.6%
D) 2.4%

7063Which company was chosen for the Special Commendation at the Golden Peacock National Training Awards 2014 (announced in May 2014).
A) The Times of India
B) NDTV India
C) Technopark Technology Business Incubator (T-TBI)
D) Bank of India
7064Which Indian businessperson has received the -Othmer Gold Medal 2014-, in Philadelphia, USA in May 2014 to be the first Indian to make it to this prestigious group.
A) Anand Mahindra
B) Azim Premji
C) Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
D) Adi Godrej
7065Sir Jack Brabham passed away in May 2014. He won _________ championship for 3 times.
A) World Chess
B) Formula One
C) World Snooker
D) World Golf
7066Which country honoured 100 years of Indian cinema by releasing two postage stamps designed by an Indian graphic designer in May 2014?
A) China
B) Brazil
C) USA
D) United Kingdom
7067Which Tennis Player won Men's Italian Tennis Open 2014 held in May 2014?
A) Novak Djokovic
B) Stanislas Wawrinka
C) Roger Federer
D) Rafael Nadal
7068Which Indian Government project won second rank in the 2014 United Nations Public Service Award held in May 2014? It has won the Second place in the Asian and Pacific Region in the "Category 3: Promoting Whole Of Government Approaches" In The Information Age. It is the only project from India selected as the winner in 2014.
A) Passport Seva
B) Aadhar Project
C) Mobile Seva
D) None of These
7069Which country won the Uber Cup of badminton held in May 2014?
A) India
B) Japan
C) China
D) Thailand
7070The Book named "Anticipating India - The Best of National Interest" written by ________, the editor-in-chief of The Indian Express released in May 2014.
A) Tavleen Singh
B) Vinod Mehta
C) Barkha Dutt
D) Shekhar Gupta
7071Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar has given name ___________ for the Kochi franchise of the Indian Football Super League that he co-owns in May 2014.
A) Kerala Super Kings
B) Kerala Masters
C) Kerala Blasters
D) Kerala Royal
7072Sushma Swaraj became the __________ woman External Affair Minister in May 2014 once she took oath as a part of newly elected Modi government.
A) Third
B) Second
C) First
D) Fourth
7073Which footballer has been named the world's most marketable footballer, according to sports marketing experts Repucom in May 2014?
A) Cristiano Ronaldo
B) Lionel Messi
C) Neymar
D) Andrés Iniesta
7074Who won the Ukrainian Presidential Election to become the next President of Ukraine in May 2014?
A) Petro Poroshenko
B) Sergei Tigipko
C) Oleh Tyahnybok
D) Arseniy Yatsenyuk
7075Which bollywood actor became the first Indian to feature on the cover page of the business magazine Forbes Middle East in May 2014?
A) Amitabh Bachchan
B) Salman Khan
C) Amir Khan
D) Shahrukh Khan
7076The Election Queue Management System, a first of its kind initiative was introduced in ___________ district, West Bengal during Lok Sabha election in April-May 2014.
A) Nadia
B) Howrah
C) Burdwan
D) Bankura
7077The panel, headed P. J. Nayak recommended that the government should cut its holding in public sector banks to under _________ to improve efficiency.
A) 51%
B) 25%
C) 50%
D) 49%
7078Narendra Modi was sworn as the _______ Prime Minister of India by President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhawan on 26th May 2014.
A) 16th
B) 15th
C) 14th
D) 17th
7079Famous Hindi writer _____________ received the prestigious Vyas Samman for the year 2013 (Awarded in May 2014). The literary prize carries a citation and a cash amount of 2.5 lakh rupees and memento.
A) Vishwanath Tripathi
B) Ravuri Bharadwaja
C) Prathibha Ray
D) Narendra Kohli
7080Which Indian Businessperson became the first Indian to receive the prestigious Harvard Medal (Awarded in May 2014)?
A) Anand Mahindra
B) Azim Premji
C) Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
D) Adi Godrej
7081In which year, Planning Commission was established in India?
A) 1950
B) 1951
C) 1952
D) 1953
7082Who among the following addresses the joint session of the Parliament?
A) President
B) Prime Minister
C) Lok Sabha Speaker
D) Vice President
7083In which among the following years, Sabarmati Ashram was established by Mahatma Gandhi?
A) 1912
B) 1915
C) 1917
D) 1921
7084A no-confidence motion against the Union Government can be initiated in which among the following ?
A) Only Lok Sabha
B) Only Rajya Sabha
C) Either Lok Sabha or Rajya Sabha
D) Only Lok Sabha with prior consent of President
7085Where are the headquarters of International Court of Justice?
A) Hague
B) Prague
C) Amsterdam
D) Rotterdam
7086Which among the following is a correct order of the dynasties of Delhi Sultanate?
A) Tughlaq ?Khilji ?Slave?Lodhi
B) Slave? Lodhi ?Khilji ?Tughlaq
C) Slave? Khilji ?Tughlaq ?Lodhi
D) Slave? Tughlaq ?Khilji ?Lodhi
7087Which among the following towns / cities of Karnataka is most famous for monuments of Vijayanagar Empire?
A) Gulbarga
B) Belgaum
C) Gadag
D) Hampi
7088Which among the following Muslim Scholar came to India during the time of Mahmud of Ghazni?
A) Al-beruni
B) Amir Khusrau
C) Abu Zayd Balkhi
D) Muhammad al-Idrisi
7089Kabir was a disciple of which among the following saints?
A) Ravidas
B) Ramananda
C) Jaydeva
D) Sukhanada
7090The birth name of which among the following famous mystics was Gadadhar Chattopadhyay?
A) Swami Vivekananda
B) Ram Krishna Paramhansa
C) Sri Aurobindo
D) Swami Prabhupada
7091The logo of World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is depicts which among the following animals?
A) Panda
B) Polar Bear
C) Tiger
D) Stag
7092Which among the following countries is the home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites?
A) France
B) Italy
C) England
D) Sweden
7093Saraswati Samman is conferred by which among the following ?
A) K K Birla Foundation
B) Sahitya Akademi
C) Indian Council of Cultural Relations
D) Sangeet Kala Akademi
7094Thomas Cup is related to which among the following sports?
A) Table Tennis
B) Badminton
C) Lawn Tennis
D) Football
7095Who among the following has written the book titled "Audacity of Hope" ?
A) Joe Biden
B) Barak Obama
C) Bill Clinton
D) George W. Bush
7096Which among the following was the ONLY session of Indian National Congress that was presided by Mahatma Gandhi?
A) Amravati
B) Belgaum
C) Nagpur
D) Karachi
7097Who among the following was called by Jahangir as  "English Khan"?
A) Sir Thomas Roe
B) William Hawkins
C) Henry Middleton
D) None of them
7098A bill can not become an act of parliament, unless and until_____?
A) It is passed by Lok Sabha
B) It is passed by Rajya Sabha
C) It gets assent from President
D) It is passed by Both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha
7099The minimum and maximum age for a candidate to content elections for President of India's office?
A) 25 years, 65 years
B) 35 years, 65 years
C) 35 years , no limit
D) 25 years, no limit
7100If there is a dispute among both the houses of the parliament viz. Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, who among the following would resolve that dispute?
A) President
B) Vice President
C) Lok Sabha Speaker
D) Prime Minister
7101Which among the following was NOT constituted as per mandate of Constitution of India?
A) Election Commission
B) Planning Commission
C) Finance Commission
D) Inter-state Council
7102Who among the following decides whether a bill is money bill or not?
A) Prime Minister
B) Council of Ministers
C) Lok Sabha Speaker
D) Lok Sabha Secretary
7103A session of the Loksabha is prorogued by order of ____________?
A) Prime Minister
B) President
C) Lok Sabha Speaker
D) Leader of House
7104Which article of the constitution gives Right to Equality?
A) Article 14
B) Article 17
C) Article 19
D) Article 20
7105Who can participate in the proceedings of both the houses without even being a member?
A) Attorney General
B) Comptroller and Auditor General
C) Solicitor General
D) All of above
7106What is the minimum age prescribed by the Constitution of India for a candidate seeking elections to a state Legislative Assembly?
A) 18 years
B) 25 years
C) 30 years
D) 35 years
7107Which among the following states produces 60% Salt of India?
A) Rajasthan
B) Odisha
C) Gujarat
D) Maharastra
7108Which among the following state produces maximum raw silk in India?
A) Bihar
B) West Bengal
C) Assam
D) Karnataka
7109In which year , Arunachal Pradesh became a full-fledged state of India?
A) 1985
B) 1986
C) 1987
D) 1988
7110Who among the following has written a book titled "Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer"?
A) Atul Gawande
B) S. Ramachandran
C) Siddhartha Mukherjee
D) Mitchell Zuckoff
7111What does I refer to in BRICI countries?
A) Ireland
B) Iceland
C) Indonesia
D) Iran
7112Who among the following has written the book "Cricket My Style"?
A) Sunil Gavaskar
B) Anil Kumble
C) Kapil Dev
D) None of them
7113Who among the following was first woman judge of India?
A) Leila Seth
B) Anna Chandy
C) Fathima Beevi
D) Sujata Manohar
7114Alai Darwaja is a gateway to which monument?
A) Qutub Minar
B) Jama Masjid
C) Humayun's Tomb
D) Safdarjang's Tomb
7115Who among the following has written "Kitab Ul Hind" ?
A) Al-Beruni
B) Hakim Nishapuri
C) Juwayni
D) Malik ibn Dinar
7116In which period, "Arthshastra" was written ?
A) Maurya
B) Kushana
C) Shaka
D) Gupta
7117In which among the following  years, TADA was enacted?
A) 1983
B) 1984
C) 1985
D) 1986
7118The " Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs" is headed by whom among the following?
A) Finance Minister
B) Commerce Minister
C) Prime Minister
D) Cabinet Secretary
7119In which year, India and the United States established a Joint Working Group on Counter-terrorism?
A) 1998
B) 1999
C) 2000
D) 2002
7120In which year, "20 Point Programme" was initiated for the first time in India?
A) 1972
B) 1975
C) 1976
D) 1978
7121Who among the following appoints Attorney General of India?
A) President
B) Prime Minister
C) Law Ministry
D) Cabinet Committee on Appointments
7122Which among the following country is leader in Coffee production?
A) Ethiopia
B) Vietnam
C) Brazil
D) Indonesia
7123The capital of new country South Sudan is _____?
A) Bentiu
B) Rumbek
C) Yambio
D) Juba
7124Which among the following country is known as  "Land of White Elephant"?
A) Thailand
B) Myanmar
C) Indonesia
D) Sri Lanka
7125Which among the following countries is known as "Land of Thousand Lakes"?
A) Norway
B) Finland
C) Sweden
D) Estonia
7126Which among the following was the first stock exchange in India to list Currency Futures?
A) Bombay Stock Exchange
B) Delhi Stock Exchange
C) National Stock Exchange
D) Kolkata Stock Exchange
7127In which year, Satyajit Ray was conferred Bharat Ratna?
A) 1988
B) 1991
C) 1992
D) 1996
7128Which king of Ancient India has been given the title" Indian Nepoleon" by VA Smith?
A) Samudragupta
B) Kumaragupta
C) Chandragupta Vikramaditya
D) Skandagupta
7129Which among the following is the first state in India to make voting compulsory?
A) Gujarat
B) Maharastra
C) Andhra Pradesh
D) Tamil Nadu
7130Which among the following is the oldest Indian Language?
A) Sanskrit
B) Tamil
C) Telugu
D) Kannada
7131Who among the following is the author of "Apple Cart"?
A) Jules Romains
B) George Bernard Shaw
C) Sydney Howard
D) Lennox Robinson
7132Which among the following freedom fighter is known to have written "Gita Rahasya " ?
A) Gopal Krishna Gokhle
B) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
C) Bidhan Chandra Roy
D) K M Munshi
7133Takht Harmandir Sahib, the birthplace of Guru Gobind Singh is located in which among the following cities?
A) Amritsar
B) Bhatinda
C) Patna
D) Ropar
7134Where is located the National Research Centre for Women in Agriculture?
A) Kolkata
B) Bhopal
C) Bhubneshwar
D) Lucknow
7135Who among the following is the highest wicket-taker in both Test cricket and in One Day Internationals (ODIs)?
A) Muttiah Muralidharan
B) Allan Donald
C) Ian Botham
D) Kapil Dev
7136Who among the following is the First Indian Women to get an Olympic Medal ?
A) Anju Bobby George
B) Karnam Malleshwari
C) P T Usha
D) Nameirakpam Kunjarani
7137Where are the headquarters of International Organization for Standardization (ISO)?
A) Paris
B) Geneva
C) London
D) Frankfurt
7138Who among the following was the First Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission?
A) Gulzari Lal Nanda
B) V.T. Krishnamachari
C) C.M. Trivedi
D) Ashok Mehta
7139The name of  "Operation Trojan Horse" has been linked to martyrdom of which among the following freedom fighters?
A) Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev,
B) Chandra Shekhar Azad
C) Khudi Ram Bose
D) Madan Lal Dhingra
7140A Lok Sabha speaker addresses his/ her resignation to whom  among the following?
A) Deputy Speaker
B) President
C) Prime Minister
D) Law Ministry
7141In which year, Partition of Bengal was annulled?
A) 1909
B) 1910
C) 1911
D) 1912
7142In which year, Sabarmati Ashram was established?
A) 1914
B) 1915
C) 1916
D) 1917
7143In which year, IAS (Not ICS) exam was conducted in India for the first time?
A) 1949
B) 1950
C) 1951
D) 1953
7144Planning Commission of India was established by which among the following means?
A) Act of Parliament
B) Presidential Order
C) Presidential Ordinance
D) Cabinet Resolution
7145How many members can be nominated to Lok Sabha by President ?
A) 1
B) 2
C) 3
D) 4
7146Which among the following is the most urbanized state in India?
A) Punjab
B) Gujarat
C) Maharastra
D) Tamilnadu
7147Who among the following is called father of Economics?
A) David Hume
B) Lamarck
C) Adam Smith
D)  John Stuart Mill
7148Which among the following is oldest living language of India?
A) Bengali
B) Tamil
C) Gujrati
D) Marathi
7149First Indian PrimeMinister to resign from Office?
A) Atal Bihari Vajpayee
B) Morarji Desai
C) H.D.Deve Gowda
D) P.V.Narasimha Rao
7150Who was the Last Viceroy of India?
A) Richard Wellesley
B) Warren Hastings
C) Lord Mountbatten
D) George Curzon
7151India largest BPO Company as per 2012 Revenue***?
A) Infosys
B) Genpact
C) HCL
D) Wipro
7152Who among the following is the chairman of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)?
A) Prime Minister of India
B) Minister of Science & Technology
C) Secretary, Department of Technology
D) None of them
7153Who among the following had written the Novel "Pather Panchali", which was base of the film of same name by Satyajeet Ray?
A) Bankimchandra Chatterjee
B) Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay
C) Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay
D) Shambhunath Pandit
7154Which among the following is the longest National Highway of India?
A) National Highway 4
B) National Highway 7
C) National Highway 8
D) National Highway 10
7155In which of the following years, Rupee became the standard coin in India?
A) 1806
B) 1835
C) 1852
D) 1816
7156In which year Calcutta became Capital of British India?
A)  1768
B)  1770
C)  1772
D)  1776
7157Stilwell Road connects India with which among the following neighbors?
A) China
B) Bhutan
C) Bangladesh
D) Pakistan
7158Major Dhyanchand's  birthday is celebrated as National Sports Day in India, on which among the following dates?
A) July 29
B) August 29
C) March 26
D) September 20
7159The Commonwealth Games started from which among the following countries?
A) England
B) Australia
C) Canada
D) Iceland
7160Who among the following had written Bangladesh's national anthem " Amar Sonar Bangla" ?
A) Nazrul Islam
B) Rabindranath Tagore
C) Anisur Rahman
D) Santidev Ghosh
7161Which among the following National Parks / Wild Life sanctuaries of Tamil Nadu is called as Top Slip?
A) Aanamalai National Park
B) Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary
C) Guindy National Park
D) Palani Hills National Park
7162Where are the headquarters of NATO?
A) New York
B) Brussels
C) Paris
D) Vienna
7163The First fort was constructed by British in India, at which among the following places?
A) Surat
B) Bombay
C) Madras
D) Calcutta
7164Which among the following is the national game of Russia?
A) Snooker
B) Billiards
C) Chess
D) Table Tennis
7165National Housing Bank is the wholly subsidiary of RBI. In which year, NHB was established?
A) 1985
B) 1986
C) 1987
D) 1988
7166The Mandal Commission was constituted during the tenure of which among the following prime ministers?
A) Indira Gandhi
B) Morar Ji Desai
C) Rajiv Gandhi
D) V P Singh
7167Which among the following states in India has maximum number of protected areas viz. Wild life sanctuaries and National Parks?
A) West Bengal
B) Uttar Pradesh
C) Madhya Pradesh
D) Karnataka
7168Who among the following is the author of the Booker Prize (2008) winning book "The White Tiger"?
A) Chetan Bhagat
B) Arvind Adiga
C) Jhumpa Lahiri
D) Kiran Desai
7169In which year, First Public Service Commission was set up in India?
A) 1922
B) 1924
C) 1926
D) 1928
7170In which among the following years, Staff Selection Commission was set up for Group B and Group C posts in various departments?
A) 1972
B) 1974
C) 1976
D) 1978
7171Which among the following Five Year Plans was launched with specific objective of "Growth with Stability"?
A) Third Five year Plan
B) Fourth Five Year Plan
C) Fifth Five Year Plan
D) Sixth Five Year Plan
7172A rise in price of one commodity will induce a fall in demand of another commodity, then the commodities are___?
A) Complimentary
B) Supplementary
C) Competing
D) Auxiliary
7173Which among the following is considered to be the  best measure of an increase  in a country's economic efficiency ?
A) Increase in annual private investment.
B) Increase in real national income.
C) Increase in real per capita income.
D) Increase in net annual investment.
7174Which among the following is considered to be the main determinant of the level of activity is in national income terms ?
A) The level of taxation.
B) Realized investment.
C) Planned saving.
D) Factor mobility.
7175The first step towards electronic bond trading in India was the introduction of the RBIs Negotiated Dealing System. In which year NDS was launched?
A) 2000
B) 2002
C) 2003
D) 2004
7176What is the average density of earth in g/cm3?
A) 5.515
B) 4.415
C) 4.515
D) 6.515
7177In which country is located World's largest trade centre of diamond?
A) Belgium
B) India
C) USA
D) France
7178In which among the following countries is located the "Owen Falls" that is world's greatest man made lake?
A) Uganda
B) Rwanda
C) Tanzania
D) Congo
7179Mogao Caves, also known as "Caves of the Thousand Buddhas" are located in which among the following countries?
A) Cambodia
B) China
C) Japan
D) Vietnam
7180Who among the following has written the book " Communist Manifesto"?
A) Friedrich Engels
B) Karl Marx
C) Leonid Gatovsky
D) Vladimir Lenin
7181India-s ________ state Telengana come into existence on 2nd June 2014.
A) 30th
B) 28th
C) 29th
D) 27th
7182Which Senior Congress Leader was named as the Leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha by the Indian Congress Party in June 2014?
A) Kamal Nath
B) Kapil Sibal
C) Mallikarjun Kharge
D) P Chidambaram
7183Which Union Minister has been appointed as India's Governor on the Board of Governors of the Asian Development Bank in June 2014?
A) Rajnath Singh
B) Arun Jaitley
C) Sushma Swaraj
D) Nitin Gadkari
7184Which Indian businessperson became the first Indian to receive the prestigious Harvard Medal in June 2014?
A) Azim Premji
B) N R Narayana Murthy
C) Anand G Mahindra
D) Adi Godrej
7185Former Union Minister and _________ leader Tapan Sikdar passed away in June 2014.
A) Trinamool Congress
B) Indian Congress
C) Bhartiya Janata Party
D) Communist Party (CPM)
7186"World Blood Donor Day" is observed on __________.
A) 4-June
B) 24-June
C) 14-June
D) 15-June
7187Which IPL team won the seventh Edition of IPL title held in May-June 2014?
A) Kings Eleven Punjab
B) Kolkata Knight Riders
C) Chennai Super Kings
D) Rajasthan Royals
7188Eurozone inflation stood at __________ in May 2014 (announced in June 2014).
A) 0.5%
B) 1.5%
C) 2.1%
D) 1.2%
7189Which Country has emerged as the world's second largest textile exporter (with USD 40 billion export in 2013, as per the data released by the Apparel Export Promotion Council in June 2014?
A) Italy
B) Germany
C) India
D) China
7190India has slipped to _________ rank, its lowest position in over a decade, in the foreign direct investment confidence index, as per the survey of 300 global executives by global consulting firm A T Kearney in June 2014.
A) Seventh
B) Sixth
C) Fifth
D) Eighth
7191The Reserve Bank of India has relaxed the eligibility limit for foreign exchange remittances to ___________ from USD 75,000 in June 2014. RBI reduced the limit last year only from USD 200,000 due to steep depreciation of Indian Rupee
A) USD 150,000
B) USD 100,000
C) USD 125,000
D) USD 175,000
7192Who has been given additional charge as Chairman of the India-s largest company Indian Oil Corp in June 2014?
A) R.S. Butola
B) S. Narsing Rao
C) R K Malhotra
D) A.K. Dubey
7193"International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking" is observed on __________.
A) 26-June
B) 24-June
C) 21-June
D) 29-June
7194Ravi Kant, non-executive vice-chairman of __________, retired from the Board on 31st May 2014 on attaining the age of 70 as per the Company-s retirement policy.
A) Mahindra & Mahindra
B) Tata Motors
C) Tata Steel
D) Tata Consultancy Services
7195Which Indian batsman won the Ceat International Cricketer of the Year award for 2013-14 (announced in June 2014)?
A) Shikhar Dhawan
B) MS Dhoni
C) Virat Kohli
D) Suresh Raina
7196Who was also sworn in as the Governor of the newly formed Indian state Telangana in June 2014?
A) D. Y. Patil
B) Shekhar Dutt
C) Janaki Ballabh Patnaik
D) E S L Narasimhan
7197Union ____________ Minister Gopinath Munde passed away in June 2014 after he met with a road accident in Delhi.
A) Railway
B) Human Resource Development
C) Rural Development
D) Mining
7198India-s core sector output, consisting of eight key sectors, growth stood at ______ in April (announced in May 2014).
A) -1.1%
B) 0.5%
C) 2.5%
D) 4.2%
7199The Reserve Bank of India has kept marginal standing facility (MSF) rate unchanged at ________ during its announcement of June 2014 monetary policy review.
A) 10%
B) 9%
C) 8%
D) 7%
7200Hindustani __________ Dhondutai passes away in Mumbai in June 2014.
A) Author
B) Actress
C) Singer
D) Artist
7201Which Life Insurance Co announced to acquire US life insurer Protective Life for about USD 5.7 billion in June 2014? Post the deal, the combined company will become the world-s 13th largest life insurer.
A) MetLife
B) Dai-ichi
C) North-Weastern Mutual
D) ING Vyasa
7202Euro zone unemployment rate stood at ______ in April (announced in June 2014).
A) 13.5%
B) 11.7%
C) 9.4%
D) 12.1%
7203"World Ocean Day" is observed on __________.
A) 4-June
B) 5-June
C) 8-June
D) 11-June
7204Which Global tech company acquired Pryte, a Finnish company that aims to make it easier for mobile phone users in under-developed countries to use wireless Internet apps, in June 2014?
A) Yahoo
B) Facebook
C) Google
D) Microsoft
7205Which Indian batsman won the Ceat International Cricketer of the Year award for year 2013-14, announced in June 2014?
A) Shikhar Dhawan
B) MS Dhoni
C) Virat Kohli
D) Suresh Raina
7206Which senior BJP leader has been elected as the next Lok Sabha Speaker of 16th Lok Sabha in June 2014?
A) Sumitra Mahajan
B) Murli Manohar Joshi
C) Rajnath Singh
D) LalKrishna Advani
7207World Environment Day is celebrated on 5th June across the world to raise global awareness to take positive environmental action to protect nature and the planet Earth. It is run by the ___________.
A) World environment organization
B) United Nations Environment Programme
C) United Nations Development Programme
D) None of These
7208Who has been re-elected as the President of Syria for another seven year term in June 2014?
A) Hassan al-Nouri
B) Maher Hajjar
C) Bashar al-Assad
D) None of These
7209India has dropped to the ________ ranking in the latest ICC ODI team rankings published in June 2014?
A) Fifth
B) Fourth
C) Second
D) Third
7210Who took oath as the new Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh (Seemandhra) in June 2014?
A) Y. S. Jaganmohan Reddy
B) N Chandrababu Naidu
C) K. Chandrashekar Rao
D) Nallari Kiran Kumar Reddy
7211Which Indian has been announced the second best airport in the world for its service quality among airports handling 25-40 million passengers per annum for the third consecutive year, as per the list published by the Airport Council International, ACI in June 2014?
A) Bangalore International Airport
B) Mumbai International Airport
C) New Delhi International Airport
D) Hyderabad International Airport
7212Who was sworn-in as President Ukraine after winning the Presidential election in June 2014?
A) Petro Poroshenko
B) Arseniy Yatsenyuk
C) Viktor Yanukovych
D) Oleksandr Turchynov
7213"World Elder Abuse Awareness Day" is observed on __________.
A) 14-June
B) 15-June
C) 18-June
D) 11-June
7214The Reserve Bank of India has reduced the SLR rate by 50 bps to ________ during its announcement of June 2014 monetary policy review.
A) 23.5%
B) 22.5%
C) 23%
D) 22%
7215UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has nominated ____________ as the new High Commissioner for Human Rights in June 2014?
A) Navi Pillay
B) Prince Zeid Ra-ad Zeid Al-Hussein
C) Jayantha Dhanapala
D) Surakiart Sathirathai
7216Which author won the 2014 Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction with her debut novel, "Girl is a Half-Formed Thing" in June 2014?
A) Hannah Kent
B) Jhumpa Lahiri
C) Eimear McBride
D) Charlotte Mendelson
7217USA unemployment rate stood at ______ in May (announced in June 2014).
A) 6.3%
B) 7.1%
C) 6.6%
D) 6.9%
7218The European Central Bank (ECB) has reduced its benchmark interest rate at record low of ________ during its monetary policy review in June 2014.
A) 0.25%
B) 0.5%
C) 0.75%
D) 0.15%
7219Which tennis player won the French Open Women's Singles title held in June 2014?
A) Serena Williams
B) Simona Halep
C) Maria Sharapova
D) Li Na
7220Which Union Minister was given additional charge of the Ministries of Rural Development, Panchayati Raj and Drinking Water and Sanitation post sudden demise of Union Minister Gopinath Munde due to a road accident in New Delhi in June 2014?
A) Ravi Shankar Prasad
B) Smriti Irani
C) Sushma Swaraj
D) Nitin Gadkari
7221Sumitra Mahajan, was unanimously elected Speaker of the 16th Lok Sabha in June 2014 to become the first BJP MP to hold the post. She was elected as MP from ________ and holds a record of winning for maximum number of consecutive times.
A) Jaipur
B) Bhopal
C) Indore
D) Bilaspur
7222Who was appointed as the Solicitor General by the newly elected NDA Government in June 2014?
A) P S Patwalia
B) Ranjit Kumar
C) Neeraj Kishen Kaul
D) P S Narasimha
7223"World Day against Child Labour" is observed on __________.
A) 14-June
B) 15-June
C) 12-June
D) 11-June
7224First service of Metro was launched in which Indian city in June 2014?
A) Kochin
B) Bangalore
C) Hyderabad
D) Mumbai
7225Which Indian Navy Officer took over as the flag officer commanding-in-chief of the Western Naval Command (WNC) in June 2014?
A) Anil Chopra
B) Shekhar Sinha
C) Robin Dhowan
D) Nirmal Kumar Verma
7226The Unit 1 of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant (KNPP) has reached full capacity generation of __________  in June 2014. This is also the first nuclear power plant in India to touch that milestone.
A) 1,500MW
B) 1,000MW
C) 700MW
D) 2,000MW
7227The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has cut the interest rate on its long-term refinance facility to banks by 20 basis points to ___ for 5 years and above in June 2014?
A) 9.8%
B) 9.5%
C) 9.1%
D) 10.1%
7228Which Indian businessperson has been awarded with the -EY World Entrepreneur of The Year 2014- award at a ceremony held in Monaco in June 2014?
A) Azim Premji
B) N R Narayana Murthy
C) Anand G Mahindra
D) Uday Kotak
7229Who has been appointed as Chairman of Indian smart phone maker Micromax in June 2014?
A) Sanjay Kapoor
B) Kuldip Kaura
C) Sunil Dutt
D) Jayanth R Varma
7230Japan-s economy grew at an annualized rate of _________ in the first quarter of the current year (announced in June 2014).
A) 5.2%
B) 5.9%
C) 6.7%
D) 4.3%
7231Which Tennis Player won the French Open Men's single title held in June 2014?
A) Novak Djokovic
B) Stanislas Wawrinka
C) Roger Federer
D) Rafael Nadal
7232Which Indian Crickter won the Indian Player of the Year award for 2013-14, as announced in June 2014?
A) Shikhar Dhawan
B) Ravichandran Ashwin
C) Virat Kohli
D) Suresh Raina
7233Who won the Canadian Grand Prix held in June 2014?
A) Nico Rosberg
B) Lewis Hamilton
C) Sebastian Vettel
D) Daniel Ricciardo
7234Which BJP leader was named as the Leader of the House in the Rajya Sabha in June 2014?
A) Rajnath Singh
B) Arun Jaitley
C) Sushma Swaraj
D) Nitin Gadkari
7235The Reserve Bank of India has kept the Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR) unchanged at ________ during its announcement of June 2014 monetary policy review.
A) 5%
B) 4.5%
C) 4.25%
D) 4%
7236India-s tennis ace Sania Mirza achieved her career best ranking of _______ in doubles, as per the new chart released in June 2014?
A) Fifth
B) Seventh
C) Fourth
D) Sixth
7237"'World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought" is observed on __________.
A) 14-June
B) 15-June
C) 19-June
D) 17-June
7238The Finance Ministry has appointed Which panel to provide recommendation for expanding the scope of Indian Depository Receipts for Indian investors in June 2014?
A) Verma Panel
B) Rangarajan Panel
C) Sahoo Panel
D) None of These
7239Which former India captain has been appointed in June 2014 as an expert member on cricketing affairs of the Supreme Court-appointed Mudgal committee which was formed to probe the IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal?
A) Ravi Shastri
B) Sunil Gavaskar
C) Sourav Ganguly
D) Kapil Dev
7240Which Indian athlete smashed the national record in men's triple jump with a stupendous jump of 17.17 Metres to win gold and qualify for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games at the 54th National Inter-State Senior Athletics Championships in June 2014?
A) Ragala Venkat Rahul
B) Arpinder Singh
C) Sudhakar Jayant
D) Akshay B. Gaikwad
7241Which retired IAS Officer has been appointed as Additional Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in June 2014?
D) P K Mishra
D) Ranjit Sinha
A) Rajeev Topno
B) Abhijit Guha
7242Which IPL team was the Runners Up of the seventh Edition of IPL held in May-June 2014?
A) Kings Eleven Punjab
B) Kolkata Knight Riders
C) Chennai Super Kings
D) Rajasthan Royals
7243Which footballer was termed as the world's most valuable footballer, In its annual report published by the Swiss-based CIES Football Observatory in June 2014?
A) Cristiano Ronaldo
B) Neymar
C) Lionel Messi
D) Ronaldinho
7244The autobiography -The Substance and the Shadow- of which Legenderay Bollywood actor was released at an event in Mumbai in June 2014?
A) Amitabh Bachchan
B) Pran
C) Dilip Kumar
D) Rajesh Khanna
7245India has joined the race for the post of Interpol Secretary General for the first time as CBI chief ____________ became the first Indian to be shortlisted for Interpol Secretary General in June 2016?
D) P K Mishra
D) Ranjit Sinha
A) Rajeev Topno
B) Abhijit Guha
7246India was ranked at _________- with 175,000 millionaire households in 2013 and is projected to become the seventh wealthiest nation by 2018, as per the Boston Consulting Group's report published in June 2014.
A) 20th rank
B) 11st rank
C) 15th rank
D) 12th rank
7247Which Indian Crickter was named the International Player of the Year, as announced in June 2014?
A) Shikhar Dhawan
B) MS Dhoni
C) Virat Kohli
D) Suresh Raina
7248"World Environment Day" is observed on __________.
A) 4-June
B) 5-June
C) 14-June
C) 14-June
7249Which state government launched three varieties of low-cost salt, named as -Amma Salt- in June 2014?
A) West Bengal
B) Bihar
C) Tamil Nadu
D) Uttar Pradesh
7250Which Indian PSU bank has announced in June 2014 that it would combine its five associate banks with itself in order to expand business?
A) Punjab National Bank
B) Central Bank of India
C) Bank of Baroda
D) State Bank of India
7251Which Indian pistol shooter won the silver medal in the men's 10-metre air pistol event at the ISSF World Cup Shooing held at Munich in June 2014?
A) Abhinav Bindra
B) Jitu Rai
C) Prakash Nanjappa
D) Rahi Sarnobot
7252Who was elected as 10th president of Israel in a secret run-off ballot in June 2014?
A) Reuven Ruby Rivlin
B) Meir Sheetrit
C) Shimon Peres
D) None of These
7253The Reserve Bank of India has kept Reverse Repo rate unchanged at ________ during its announcement of June 2014 monetary policy review.
A) 6.75%
B) 7.75%
C) 7.25%
D) 7%
7254Which sportsperson was ranked at No 1 in the Forbes- list of world-s 100 highest paid athletes, published in June 2014?
A) Tiger Woods
B) Roger Federer
C) Rafael Nadal
D) Floyd Mayweather
7255Which batsman has retained his position as number one ODI batsman as per the ICC ranking published in June 2014?
A) A B Devilliers
B) Virat Kohli
C) George Bailey
D) Suresh Raina
7256Former Managing Director of BlackBerry ___________ joined Reliance Jio as its new President in June 2014.
A) Sanjay Kapoor
B) Kuldip Kaura
C) Sunil Dutt
D) Jayanth R Varma
7257Which Indian sportsperson is the only Indian sportsman to be featured in the Forbes- list of world-s 100 highest paid athletes which was published in June 2013? He is ranked 22nd in the list with total earnings of USD 30 million and endorsements worth USD 26 million.
A) Mahendra Singh Dhoni
B) Virat Kohli
C) Sachin Tendulkar
D) None of These
7258Who has been appointed CEO of Infosys, India's second largest IT Services Company in June 2014?
A) B G Srinivas
B) UB Pravin Rao
C) Vishal Sikka
D) Prasad Thrikutam
7259India's Trade deficit stood at ________ in May 2014 (announced in June 2014).
A) USD 12.5 billion
B) USD 10 billion
C) USD 11.23 billion
D) USD 9.25 billion
7260India-s Retail inflation, measured by Consumer Price Index, stood at ______ in May (announced in June 2014).
A) 7.60%
B) 8.90%
C) 8.28%
D) 9.45%
7261India-s Index of Industrial Production (IIP), the most important parameter to judge performance of industrial sector, growth stood at ________ in April (announced in JUne 2014).
A) -0.9%
B) -0.5%
C) 1.1%
D) 3.4%
7262The ____________ released the -Red List- of Threatened Species in June 2014 which contains more than 73,000 species around the world. As per the list, the Japanese Eel has been listed as Endangered whereas the Brazilian Three-banded Armadillo (the mascot of the 2014 FIFA World Cup) remained Vulnerable.
A) World environment organization
B) United Nations Environment Programme
C) United Nations Development Programme
D) International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
7263The UN General Assembly has elected ____________ as President in June 2014 of its upcoming 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). The theme for the 69th session is -Delivering on and implementing a Transformative Post-2015 Development Agenda-.
A) John Ashe
B) Chitsaka Chipaziwa
C) Dalius ?ekuolis
D) Sam Kahamba Kutesa
7264India has become a permanent Signatory to Washington Accord in June 2014 which will enable global recognition of Indian degrees in which stream?
A) Engineering and technical education
B) Medical education
C) Management education
D) Arts and Law
7265Famous Indian scientist ___________ has been unanimously elected as member of the UN's body focused on oceans and law of the sea in June 2014.
A) Roddam Narasimha
B) Tejinder Virdee
C) T. V. Ramakrishnan
D) Rasik Ravindra
7266"World Music Day" is observed on __________.
A) 24-June
B) 22-June
C) 20-June
D) 21-June
7267Who was elected as President of Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA) in June 2014?
A) Amit Shah
B) Narhari Amin
C) Anandiben Patel
D) Ramanlal Vora
7268With in the eurozone which country has the lowest unemployment rate of 4.9% as per data published in June 2014?
A) Spain
B) Germany
C) Austria
D) Greece
7269Which Indian Crickter won the -Domestic Cricketer of the Year- prize, as announced in June 2014?
A) Shikhar Dhawan
B) Manis Pandey
C) Robin Uthappa
D) Suresh Raina
7270Global credit rating agency _________ has improved rating outlook of United Kingdom to -stable- from -negative" in June 2014. The agency also reaffirmed its top-notch -AAA- credit rating.
A) Standard & Poor-s
B) Moody's
C) Fitch
D) None of These
7271The Reserve Bank of India has kept repo rate unchanged at ________ during its announcement of June 2014 monetary policy review.
A) 8%
B) 7.75%
C) 7.25%
D) 7%
7272Which Crciket team leads the ICC test rankings as per the latest ICC ranking published in Dubai in June 2014?
A) South Africa
B) India
C) Australia
D) Sri Lanka
7273Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated India-s largest warship _____________ to the nation in June 2014 while visiting the warship off to Goa Coast.
A) INS Vikranth
B) INS Virat
C) INS Vikram
D) INS Vikramaditya
7274Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited which foreign country in June 2014 which was his first foreign visit after taking oath as Prime Minister?
A) Bangladesh
B) Nepal
C) Bhutan
D) China
7275The Modi Government has appointed ___________ as the new Revenue Secretary in June 2014?.
A) Rajiv Takru
B) Shaktikanta Das
C) Arvind Mayaram
D) R P Wattal
7276Narmada Control Authority (NCA) gave its approval to Gujarat government to raise the height of Sardar Sarovar Dam on Narmada River in Kevadia by approximately __________ to 138.68 meters in June 2014
A) 30 meters
B) 24 meters
C) 17 meters
D) 9 meters
7277"World Refugee Day" is observed on __________.
A) 24-June
B) 22-June
C) 20-June
D) 21-June
7278Which Indian scientist has been awarded with an honorary knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II for his contribution to the field of science in June 2014?
A) Roddam Narasimha
B) Tejinder Virdee
C) Sanjaya Rajaram
D) Rasik Ravindra
7279Leading NRI industrialist  __________ has been honoured with the -Lifetime Achievement Award- by a UK-based business association in June 2014 for his outstanding contribution to the industry, education and philanthropy.
A) Sushma Berlia
B) Lakshmi Mittal
C) Swraj Paul
D) S P Hinduja
7280ACC has appointed ___________ as CEO and Managing Director designate in June 2014 with effect from 1st August 2014.
A) Harish Badami
B) Kuldip Kaura
C) Sunil Dutt
D) Jayanth R Varma
7281India have finished at _______ position in the on-going men's hockey World Cup tournament held in Netherlands in June 2014.
A) Eighth
B) Tenth
C) Ninth
D) Seventh
7282Which writer has been shortlisted for the prestigious Moortidevi Award for 2013 for his novel "Theekkadal Katanhu Thirumadhuram" (announced in June 2014)?
A) M. Mukundan
B) O. V. Vijayan
C) C Radhakrishnan
D) Perumbadavam Sreedharan
7283Which country won the men-s hockey World Cup title after defeating the Netherlands by 6-1 in the final at the Kyocera Stadium in June 2014?
A) Germany
B) Australia
C) Argentina
D) Japan
7284Which Formula One champion came out of coma in June 2014 after months of struggle after sustaining severe head injuries in a ski accident in the French Alps last year?
A) Ayrton Senna
B) Niki Lauda
C) Michael Schumacher
D) Sebastian Vettel
7285India-s overall inflation, measured by the Wholesale price index, stood at _______ in April 2014 (published in May 2014).
A) 4.8%
B) 6.01%
C) 5.7%
D) 5.2%
7286"Statistics Day is observed" is observed in India on __________.
A) 24-June
B) 22-June
C) 29-June
D) 21-June
7287Which Crickter was named as the T20 Player of the Year, as announced in June 2014?
A) Mitchell Johnson
B) George Bailey
C) Virat Kohli
D) Shakib Al Hasan
7288Who won Presidential re-election in Colombia and re-elected as the President of the country in June 2014?
A) Juan Manuel Santos
B) Oscar Ivan Zuluaga
C) lvaro Uribe
D) Gustavo Petro
7289FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) inflow to China stood at ________ in May 2014 (announced in June 2014), its lowest level in last 16 months. mainly due to slow growth.
A) USD 126 billion
B) USD 86 billion
C) USD 46 billion
D) USD 52 billion
7290The Indian government has appointed former Chief Justice of India __________ as arbitrator in the Rs. 20,000 crore tax dispute case with UK telecom giant Vodafone in June 2014.
A) S. H. Kapadia
B) Yogesh Kumar Sabharwal
C) K. G. Balakrishnan
D) R.C Lahoti
7291Which Indian City has become the first kerosene-free city in the country (announced in June 2014)?
A) Kanpur
B) Mumbai
C) Delhi
D) Hyderabad
7292Which Indian Pharmaceutical Company has acquired 60% stake in a new company in Sri Lanka for USD 14 million in June 2014 to market its product in the country?
A) Cipla
B) Sun Pharma
C) Aurovindo Pharma
D) Lupin
7293Executive Committee of Interpol has appointed Juergen Stock as the new Interpol Secretary General in June 2014. He is from which country?
A) USA
B) Germany
C) UK
D) France
7294Which tech company announced the release of its latest messaging app Slingshot in June 2014 which enables users share selfies and other short-lived videos and pictures?
A) Apple
B) Facebook
C) Google
D) Microsoft
7295Which Union Minister Uma Bharti has launched a nationwide tree plantation drive and public awareness programme to save rivers in June 2014?
A) Ravi Shankar Prasad
B) Smriti Irani
C) Ananth Kumar
D) Uma Bharti
7296_________________, former CMD of Allahabad Bank, has joined the board of Federal Bank as an Independent Director in June 2014.
A) S. S. Mundra
B) Subhalakshmi Panse
C) Nupur Mitra
D) Ashwani Kumar
7297Which Indian bowler took six wickets for four runs while planning for India in the second ODI match against Bangladesh in Dhaka to create a new record in June 2014?
A) Stuart Binny
B) Ravindra Jadeja
C) Ravichandran Ashwin
D) Praveen Kumar
7298Citibank India has appointed __________ as Head of Commercial Banking at Citibank India with immediate effect in June 2014.
A) Harish Badami
B) Rajat Madhok
C) Tushar Vikram
D) Jayanth R Varma
7299The Federal Reserve continued to reduced its aggressive monthly bond buying program known as Quantitative Easing and has now reduced its monthly purchases of Government-linked bonds by another USD 10 billion to _____________ in June 2014.
A) USD 35 billion
B) USD 45 billion
C) USD 55 billion
D) USD 25 billion
7300Spain's new king, __________, was sworn in after his father King Juan Carlos formally resigned in June 2014.
A) Felipe II
B) Felipe IV
C) Felipe VI
D) None of These
7301Which Chess player won the FIDE World Rapid Chess Championship title held in Dubai in June 2014?
A) Fabiani Caruana
B) Magnus Carlsen
C) Vishwanathan Anand
D) Teimour Radjabov
7302Former Bangladesh Cricketer  __________ was banned for eight years by the disciplinary panel set up by the Bangladesh Cricket Board in June 2014 as he was found guilty on four charges of fixing matches in Bangladesh Premier League of 2013.
A) Mohammad Ashraful
B) Mushfiqur Rahim
C) Tamim Iqbal
D) Mashrafe Mortaza
7303Which India-born plant scientist has been awarded with the USD 250,000 World Food Prize in June 2014 for his breakthrough achievement in increasing global wheat production by more than 200 million tonnes after the Green Revolution?
A) Roddam Narasimha
B) Tejinder Virdee
C) Sanjaya Rajaram
D) Rasik Ravindra
7304Which Crickter was named as the Test Player of the Year, as announced in June 2014?
A) Mitchell Johnson
B) George Bailey
C) Virat Kohli
D) Shakib Al Hasan
7305Capital market regulator SEBI recommended in June 2014 to amend the securities contract regulation so that all the listed companies need to maintain minimum public shareholding of ________.
A) 20%
B) 15%
C) 25%
D) 30%
7306SAP Labs India managing director _________ resigned from the company, as per the announcement made in June 2014.
A) Anirban Dey
B) Vishal Sikka
C) Tushar Vikram
D) Sanjay Kapoor
7307Famous ___________ philanthropist, educationist and businessman, Shrenik Kasturbhai Lalbhai passed away in June 2014.
A) Marathi
B) Gujarati
C) Jain
D) Punjabi
7308"International Diabetes Day" is observed on __________.
A) 26-June
B) 24-June
C) 27-June
D) 29-June
7309Which famous Indian born author, ___________ has been awarded with the Pen Pinter prize in June 2014 for the current year 2014 for his outstanding literary output and support for freedom of expression?
A) Salman Rushdie
B) Arundhati Roy
C) Vikram Seth
D) Amitav Ghosh
7310Which Country continues to top the list of the world's most peaceful place as per the latest annual ranking of Global Peace Index published in June 2014
A) Sweden
B) Netherlands
C) Iceland
D) Switzerland
7311India has been ranked at ________ position out of 162 countries surveyed, as per the latest annual ranking of Global Peace Index published in June 2014.
A) 135th
B) 143rd
C) 121st
D) 105th
7312Which BJP MP from New Delhi took oath as a New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) member in June 2014?
A) Nirmala Sitharaman
B) Harsh Vardhan
C) Smriti Irani
D) Meenaksi Lekhi
7313Senior IAS officer ___________ was appointed Private Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi oin June 2014.
A) Rajeev Topno
B) Shaktikanta Das
C) Arvind Mayaram
D) R P Wattal
7314WHich country has become the the largest importer of Oil from Nigeria, surpassing the US (as per the data published in June 2014)?
A) Japan
B) China
C) India
D) UK
7315Which Bangalore-based Microsoft registered refurbisher and provider of refurbished computers, servers and other computing infrastructure, has been awarded with the FKCCI Innovation Excellence Awards for MSMEs 2014 for its 'Young Innovator' category in June 2014?
A) Mindtree
B) ReNew IT
C) OnMobile
D) Diya Systems
7316Who was awarded with the first Tang Prize in sustainable development in June 2014. The Tang Prize was awarded to her by the Tang Prize Foundation on 18th June.
A) Gro Harlem Brundtland
B) Mary Robinson
C) Ela Bhatt
D) Jens Stoltenberg
7317Which country  has retained its No 1 rank with highest share of close to 20% of global wealth in Swiss banking system with total exposure of 277 billion Swiss francs (published in June 2014)?
A) UK
B) USA
C) West Indies
D) Germany
7318India has moved up to __________ for 2013 in terms of foreign money lying with Swiss banks, but it accounts for just 0.15% of an estimated USD 1.6 trillion total global wealth held in Switzerland's banking system (published in June 2014).
A) 51st rank
B) 58th rank
C) 72nd rank
D) 32nd rank
7319The Central Government has formed a high level committee to inquire into the gas leakage incident in Bhilai Steel Plant in Chhattisgarh which claimed 6 lives and left nearly 40 workers injured in June 2014. The committee will be headed by ___________, former CMD, Metallurgical and Engineering Consultants (India) Limited.
A) TK Viswanathan
B) Mahendra Pal Singh
C) Madan Mohan Punchhi
D) K.K. Mehrotra
7320Who has been appointed as new Chief Operation Officer (COO) of Infosys, India's second largest IT Services Company in June 2014?
A) B G Srinivas
B) UB Pravin Rao
C) Vishal Sikka
D) Prasad Thrikutam
7321Mayaram panel, which was formed to remove ambiguity between FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) and FII (Foreign Institutional Investment) and simplify norms and headed by Finance Secretary Arvind Mayaram, has submitted its report in June 2014. It has suggested that foreign investment of ____________ in a listed company should be treated as FDI and investment from NRIs on a non-repatriable basis should be considered as domestic investment.
A) Over 10%
B) Over 15%
C) Over 20%
D) Over 5%
7322Famous Hindi poet ______________ has been chosen for the prestigious Jnanpith award for 2013 (announced in June 2014). He will be the recipient of 49th Jnanpith award.
A) Pratibha Ray
B) Kedarnath Singh
C) Ravuri Bharadhwaja
D) Sri Lal Sukla
7323Famous _________ film director and producer, Ramanarayanan passed away in Singapore in June 2014. He has directed 125 films and holds the world record of directing the maximum number of movies by a director.
A) Telegu
B) Tamil
C) Malayalam
D) Kannada
7324Who was unanimously elected as the chief of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) in June 2014 for the 14th consecutive year?
A) Jagmohan Dalmiya
B) Shashank Manohar
C) N Srinivasan
D) Avichi Meiyappa Chettiar
7325Indian chess player Viswanathan Anand finished at joint __________ at the World Blitz Championship that was held in Dubai in June 2014.
A) Second
B) Third
C) Fourth
D) Fifth
7326The US economic growth dropped to five-year low to ___________ in the first quarter of 2014, as per latest data published in June 2014.
A) -1%
B) -2.9%
C) 0.25%
D) -3.5%
7327Which middle east based airlines company has announced its acquisition of 49% stake in Italy's Alitalia in June 2014.
A) Qatar Airways
B) Emirates Airline
C) Etihad Airways
D) Saudi Arabian Airlines
7328Who won the Austrian Grand Prix held in June 2014?
A) Nico Rosberg
B) Lewis Hamilton
C) Sebastian Vettel
D) Valtteri Bottas
7329Which South African Cricketer was awarded with the "Cricketer of the Year 2014" by the South Africa board in June 2014?
A) Hasim Amla
B) Dale Steyn
C) Quinton de Kock
D) A.B. de Villiers
7330Which government project was chosen in the list of the second place winners of the 2014 UN Public Service Awards (announced in June 2014)?
A) Passport Seva
B) Mobile Seva
C) Telecom Seva
D) Visa Seva
7331Delhi University Vice-Chancellor ________ resigned in June 2014 following issues with Central Government and the University Grants Commission (UGC) regarding DU-s four-year undergraduate programme (FYUP).
A) Sudhir Kumar Sopory
B) Prof. Talat Ahmad
C) Dinesh Singh
D) Lalji Singh
7332Who was awarded with an honorary doctor of laws degree from York University in Toronto, Canada in June 2014 for his achievements in promoting innovations, exemplary leadership and corporate social responsibility?
A) Adi Godrej
B) N R Narayana Murthy
C) Ratan Tata
D) Anand Mahindra
7333Who has been elected as the Vice-Chairman of Bar Council of India, New Delhi in June 2014?
A) Justice R. Banumathi
B) Justice N.P. Singh
C) Justice S L Bhojegowda
D) Justice B.S. Chauhan
7334The Government extended the validity of concessional excise duty regime provided for the capital goods, automobiles and consumer durables sectors in interim budget in February for __________  in June 2014.
A) Twelve Months
B) Three Months
C) Six Months
D) Nine Months
7335Which Indian Airlines Company was chosen to become part of the global airlines' grouping, Star Alliance in June 2014?
A) Spice Jet
B) Go Indigo
C) Air India
D) Jet Airways
7336India-s capital market regulator, SEBI has reorganized the committee in June 2014 that advises it on matters related to secondary market. The Secondary Market Advisory Committee is chaired by ___________.
A) Jayanth R Varma
B) Kuldip Kaura
C) Sunil Dutt
D) Jayanth R Varma
7337Which Indian PSU bank and trade body Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) have announced in June 2014 that they will jointly facilitate women entrepreneurs by addressing their finance requirements for technological up-gradation, marketing, diversification in their businesses.
A) Allahabad Bank
B) State Bank of India
C) Bharatiya Mahila Bank
D) Bank of Baroda
7338State government of Madhya Pradesh appointed ____________as the brand ambassador of maternal and child health campaign, Mamta Abhiyan in June 2014.
A) Vidya Balan
B) Madhuri Dixit
C) Hema Malini
D) Juhi Chawla
7339Which Regional Rural Bank has won the Platinum Award for 'excellence'- in banking awarded by Skoch Group in June 2014?
A) Andhra Pragathi Grameena Bank
B) Kaveri Grameena Bank
C) Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank
D) Bangiya Gramin Vikash Bank
7340Which Indian shooter became the first Indian to win two medals in a single World Cup competition after his first-ever Gold medal and One Silver at the ISSF World Cup in Maribor, Slovenia held in June 2014? With this he also became the first Indian to win three medals in successive ISSF Shooting World Cup.
A) Abhinav Bindra
B) Jitu Rai
C) Annu Raj Singh
D) Rahi Sarnobot
7341Indian origin judge, _________ has been appointed as the eighth Attorney-General of Singapore in June 2014.
A) Justice R. Banumathi
B) Justice N.P. Singh
C) Justice V. K. Rajah
D) None of These
7342Indian hockey team is ranked at ________ position among men-s teams in the FIH World Hockey Rankings published in June 2014. World champion Australia secured 1st rank.
A) Eighth
B) Tenth
C) Ninth
D) Seventh
7343Who has been formally appointed the first Chairman of the International Cricket Council in June 2014?
A) N Srinivasan
B) Mustafa Kamal
C) Jagmohan Dalmia
D) None of These
7344Who has been appointed as the 11th President of the International Cricket Council (ICC) in June 2014?
A) N Srinivasan
B) Mustafa Kamal
C) Jagmohan Dalmia
D) Alan Isaac
7345FIFA banned Uruguay striker ___________ from all football activities for four months in June 2014 for biting Italian defender at the World Cup match.
A) Edinson Cavani
B) Diego Forlán
C) Luis Suarez
D) Diego Lugano
7346Which country won the women's hockey World Cup held in The Hague in June 2014?
A) Netherlands
B) Australia
C) Germany
D) Argentina
7347The Central Government has appointed  ___________ as the new chairman of India-s largest mining company Coal India in June 2014 with immediate effect. He will serve his post as an additional charge till a full-time chairman was appointed.
A) R.S. Butola
B) S. Narsing Rao
C) B. Ashok
D) A.K. Dubey
7348Who has been appointed as the head of India-s largest oil firm, Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) in June 2014? Once approved the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, formal appointment orders will be issued.
A) R.S. Butola
B) S. Narsing Rao
C) B. Ashok
D) A.K. Dubey
7349Four Indians have been included in the latest annual Forbes list of 'Heroes of Philanthropy in Asia Pacific' published in June 2014. Who in the list is not among them?
A) Ajay Piramal
B) Rohini Nilekani
C) Desh Bandhu Gupta
D) N R Narayana Murthy
7350E-commerce marketplace _________ has launched its first tablet - Digiflip Pro XT712 - under its brand, Digiflip Pro in June 2014.
A) Snapdeal
B) Amazon.in
C) Flipkart
D) IndiaTimes
7351Which has been named as the World Book Capital (WBC) for 2016 in recognition of its promoting the publishing and bookselling industries, as per announced by Unesco in June 2014?
A) The Hague
B) Wroclaw city
C) Zurich
D) Geneva
7352The Federation of Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FKCCI) has awarded ITeS Company _________ with export excellence award for 2014 in June 2014. It was awarded the -Best District Export Award- in recognition of its services in the export segment.
A) Mindtree
B) ReNew IT
C) OnMobile
D) Diya Systems
7353The department of public enterprises has granted Navratna status to ____________ following fulfillment of prescribed criteria. This was announced in June 2014.
With this, NBCC became the 15th and EIL 16th Navratna Company amongst 250 Central Public Sector Undertakings in the country. NBCC is a CPSE under the ministry of urban development, whereas the EIL is a PSU under the Ministry of petroleum and natural gas.
A) Engineers India Limited (EIL)
B) National Buildings Construction Corporation Limited (NBCC) and Engineers India Limited (EIL)
C) National Buildings Construction Corporation Limited (NBCC)
D) None of These
7354Which PSU bank has been awarded the -Platinum SKOCH Inclusion & Deepening Award 2014- for -excellence in banking- in June 2014?
A) Bank of India
B) Central Bank of India
C) Bank of Baroda
D) UCO Bank
7355France has presented Bollywood actor __________ with the 'Legion of France' award in June 2014, one of its highest civilian awards. French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius will present the award to Khan next week.
A) Amitabh Bachchan
B) Kamal Haasan
C) Amir Khan
D) Shahrukh Khan
7356Famous Indian shuttler _________ won the Australian Super Series in Sydney in June 2014?
A) Saina Nehwal
B) PV Sindhu
C) Jwala Gutta
D) Aditi Mutatkar
7357Who has been named as the next president of the European Commission with support from most of the EU leaders in June 2014?
A) David Cameron
B) Martin Schulz
C) Herman Van Rompuy
D) Jean-Claude Juncker
7358Who was sworn in as the Governor of Karnataka in June 2014?
A) H R Bhardwaj
B) Shekhar Dutt
C) K Rosaiah
D) E S L Narasimhan
7359Which Indian city has won this year-s -best city award- from news channel CNBC Awaaz in June 2014?
A) Nagpur
B) Chennai
C) Kochi
D) Indore
7360Which Australia and NZ based foreign bank has received in-principle approval from the Reserve Bank to open two new branches in June 2014?
A) ANZ group
B) Westpac bank
C) Bankwest
D) None of These
7361Indian cueist ______________ created history by becoming the first player in the world to win world titles in the long and shorter formats of both billiards and snooker by winning the IBSF World 6-Red snooker Championship in June 2014.
A) Aditya Mehta
B) Alok Kumar
C) Rupesh Shah
D) Pankaj Advani
7362Which sand artist _____________ won the People's Choice prize at the World Cup of Sand Sculpting-2014 held in the Atlantic City of the US in June 2014.  He won prize for his work -Save Tree, Save the Future-.  This is first sand art world cup at USA 2014.
A) Sudarsan Pattnaik
B) Sankar Pattnaik
C) Santosh Pattnaik
D) None of These
7363Who has won the Liberty Medal from the National Constitution Centre in Philadelphia in June 2014? The medal has been awarded annually since 1989, when Polish Solidarity founder Lech Walesa received it first. Since then, recipients of this award included Muhammad Ali, former President Jimmy Carter, and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
A) Ai Xiaoming
B) Lyudmila Ulitskaya
C) Malala Yousafzai
D) Mayra Avellar Neves
7364India successfully launched how many foreign satellites from four countries with its PSLV-C23 rocket in June 2014 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikot which placed them in orbit. Prime Minister Narendra Modi who witnessed the lift off, congratulated the scientists for the successful launch.
A) Six
B) Four
C) Seven
D) Five
7365India-s core sector output, consisting of eight key sectors, growth stood at ______ in May (announced in June 2014).
A) -1.1%
B) 0.5%
C) 2.3%
D) 4.2%
7366Which Former Indian Crickter was given the-Lifetime Achievement- award, as announced in June 2014?
A) Syed Kirmani
B) Kapil Dev
C) Dilip Vengsarkar
D) Mahinder Amarnath
7367Which country will be the 19th country to adopt Euro as currency from 1 January 2015 (announced in June 2014)?
A) Turkey
B) Kazakisthan
C) Lithuania
D) Ukraine
7368India-s 29th state Telengana come into existence on 2nd June 2014. Who was sworn in as Chief Minister of newly-created state Telangana?
A) K. T. Rama Rao
B) K Chandrasekhar Rao
C) E S L Narasimhan
D) T. Harish Rao
736940th G-7 summit 2014 was held in ____________ in June 2014.
A) London
B) Brussels
C) Geneva
D) Zurich
7370Which Congress leader was named as the Leader of the Opposition of Rajya Sabha in June 2014?
A) Saifuddin Soz
B) Farooq Abdullah
C) Kapil Sibal
D) Ghulam Nabi Azad

 
 
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Sl No.Answer
7061Ans) Kamal Haasan
7062Ans) 4.7%
7063Ans) Technopark Technology Business Incubator (T-TBI)
7064Ans) Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
7065Ans) Formula One
7066Ans) Brazil
7067Ans) Novak Djokovic
7068Ans) Mobile Seva
7069Ans) China
7070Ans) Shekhar Gupta
7071Ans) Kerala Blasters
7072Ans) First
7073Ans) Cristiano Ronaldo
7074Ans) Petro Poroshenko
7075Ans) Shahrukh Khan
7076Ans) Burdwan
7077Ans) 50%
7078Ans) 15th
7079Ans) Vishwanath Tripathi
7080Ans) Anand Mahindra
7081Ans) 1950
7082Ans) President
7083Ans) 1915
7084Ans) Only Lok Sabha
7085Ans) Hague
7086Ans) Slave? Khilji ?Tughlaq ?Lodhi
7087Ans) Hampi
7088Ans) Al-beruni
7089Ans) Ramananda
7090Ans) Ram Krishna Paramhansa
7091Ans) Panda
7092Ans) Italy
7093Ans) K K Birla Foundation
7094Ans) Badminton
7095Ans) Barak Obama
7096Ans) Belgaum
7097Ans) William Hawkins
7098Ans) It gets assent from President
7099Ans) 35 years , no limit
7100Ans) Lok Sabha Speaker
7101Ans) Planning Commission
7102Ans) Lok Sabha Speaker
7103Ans) President
7104Ans) Article 14
7105Ans) Attorney General
7106Ans) 25 years
7107Ans) Gujarat
7108Ans) Karnataka
7109Ans) 1987
7110Ans) Siddhartha Mukherjee
7111Ans) Indonesia
7112Ans) Kapil Dev
7113Ans) Anna Chandy
7114Ans) Qutub Minar
7115Ans) Al-Beruni
7116Ans) Maurya
7117Ans) 1985
7118Ans) Prime Minister
7119Ans) 2000
7120Ans) 1975
7121Ans) President
7122Ans) Brazil
7123Ans) Juba
7124Ans) Thailand
7125Ans) Finland
7126Ans) National Stock Exchange
7127Ans) 1992
7128Ans) Samudragupta
7129Ans) Gujarat
7130Ans) Tamil
7131Ans) George Bernard Shaw
7132Ans) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
7133Ans) Patna
7134Ans) Bhubneshwar
7135Ans) Muttiah Muralidharan
7136Ans) Karnam Malleshwari
7137Ans) Geneva
7138Ans) Gulzari Lal Nanda
7139Ans) Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev
7140Ans) Deputy Speaker
7141Ans) 1911
7142Ans) 1915
7143Ans) 1950
7144Ans) Cabinet Resolution
7145Ans) 2
7146Ans) Maharastra
7147Ans) Adam Smith
7148Ans) Tamil
7149Ans) Morarji Desai
7150Ans) Lord Mountbatten
7151Ans) Genpact
7152Ans) Prime Minister of India
7153Ans) Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay
7154Ans) National Highway 7
7155Ans) 1835
7156Ans) 1772
7157Ans) China
7158Ans) August 29
7159Ans) Canada
7160Ans) Rabindranath Tagore
7161Ans) Aanamalai National Park
7162Ans) Brussels
7163Ans) Fort St George (White Town) founded in 1639 Madras
7164Ans) Chess
7165Ans) 1988
7166Ans) Morar Ji Desai
7167Ans) Madhya Pradesh
7168Ans) Arvind Adiga
7169Ans) 1926
7170Ans) 1976
7171Ans) Fourth Five Year Plan
7172Ans) Complimentary
7173Ans) Increase in real per capita income
7174Ans) Realized investment
7175Ans) 2002
7176Ans) 5.51
7177Ans) Antwerp in Belgium
7178Ans) Uganda
7179Ans) China
7180Ans) Karl Marx
7181Ans) 29th
7182Ans) Mallikarjun Kharge
7183Ans) Arun Jaitley
7184Ans) Anand G Mahindra
7185Ans) Bhartiya Janata Party
7186Ans) 14-June
7187Ans) Kolkata Knight Riders
7188Ans) 0.5%
7189Ans) India
7190Ans) Seventh
7191Ans) USD 125,000
7192Ans) R K Malhotra
7193Ans) 26-June
7194Ans) Tata Motors
7195Ans) Virat Kohli
7196Ans) E S L Narasimhan
7197Ans) Rural Development
7198Ans) 4.2%
7199Ans) 9%
7200Ans) Singer
7201Ans) Dai-ichi
7202Ans) 11.7%
7203Ans) 8-June
7204Ans) Facebook
7205Ans) Virat Kohli
7206Ans) Sumitra Mahajan
7207Ans) United Nations Environment Programme
7208Ans) Bashar al-Assad
7209Ans) Second
7210Ans) N Chandrababu Naidu
7211Ans) New Delhi International Airport
7212Ans) Petro Poroshenko
7213Ans) 15-June
7214Ans) 22.5%
7215Ans) Prince Zeid Ra-ad Zeid Al-Hussein
7216Ans) Eimear McBride
7217Ans) 6.3%
7218Ans) 0.15%
7219Ans) Maria Sharapova
7220Ans) Nitin Jairam Gadkari
7221Ans) Indore
7222Ans) Ranjit Kumar
7223Ans) 12-June
7224Ans) Mumbai
7225Ans) Anil Chopra
7226Ans) 1,000MW
7227Ans) 9.5%
7228Ans) Uday Kotak
7229Ans) Sanjay Kapoor
7230Ans) 6.7%
7231Ans) Rafael Nadal
7232Ans) Ravichandran Ashwin
7233Ans) Daniel Ricciardo
7234Ans) Arun Jaitley
7235Ans) 4%
7236Ans) Sixth
7237Ans) 17-June
7238Ans) Sahoo Panel
7239Ans) Sourav Ganguly
7240Ans) Arpinder Singh
7241Ans) P K Mishra
7242Ans) Kings Eleven Punjab
7243Ans) Lionel Messi
7244Ans) Dilip Kumar
7245Ans) Ranjit Sinha
7246Ans) 15th rank
7247Ans) Shikhar Dhawan
7248Ans) 5-June
7249Ans) Tamil Nadu
7250Ans) State Bank of India
7251Ans) Jitu Rai
7252Ans) Reuven Ruby Rivlin
7253Ans) 7%
7254Ans) Floyd Mayweather
7255Ans) Virat Kohli
7256Ans) Sunil Dutt
7257Ans) Mahendra Singh Dhoni
7258Ans) Vishal Sikka
7259Ans) USD 11.23 billion
7260Ans) 8.28%
7261Ans) 3.4%
7262Ans) International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
7263Ans) Sam Kahamba Kutesa
7264Ans) Engineering and technical education
7265Ans) Rasik Ravindra
7266Ans) 21-June
7267Ans) Amit Shah
7268Ans) Austria
7269Ans) Robin Uthappa
7270Ans) Standard & Poor-s
7271Ans) 8%
7272Ans) Australia
7273Ans) INS Vikramaditya
7274Ans) Bhutan
7275Ans) Shaktikanta Das
7276Ans) 17 meters
7277Ans) 20-June
7278Ans) Tejinder Virdee
7279Ans) Swraj Paul
7280Ans) Harish Badami
7281Ans) Ninth
7282Ans) C Radhakrishnan
7283Ans) Australia
7284Ans) Michael Schumacher
7285Ans) 6.01%
7286Ans) 29-June
7287Ans) Shakib Al Hasan
7288Ans) Juan Manuel Santos
7289Ans) USD 86 billion
7290Ans) R.C Lahoti
7291Ans) Delhi
7292Ans) Cipla
7293Ans) Germany
7294Ans) Facebook
7295Ans) Uma Bharti
7296Ans) Subhalakshmi Panse
7297Ans) Stuart Binny
7298Ans) Tushar Vikram
7299Ans) USD 35 billion
7300Ans) Felipe VI
7301Ans) Magnus Carlsen
7302Ans) Mohammad Ashraful
7303Ans) Sanjaya Rajaram
7304Ans) Mitchell Johnson
7305Ans) 25%
7306Ans) Anirban Dey
7307Ans) Jain
7308Ans) 27-June
7309Ans) Salman Rushdie
7310Ans) Iceland
7311Ans) 143rd
7312Ans) Meenaksi Lekhi
7313Ans) Rajeev Topno
7314Ans) India
7315Ans) ReNew IT
7316Ans) Gro Harlem Brundtland
7317Ans) UK
7318Ans) 58th rank
7319Ans) K.K. Mehrotra
7320Ans) UB Pravin Rao
7321Ans) Over 10%
7322Ans) Kedarnath Singh
7323Ans) Tamil
7324Ans) N Srinivasan
7325Ans) Fifth
7326Ans) -2.9%
7327Ans) Etihad Airways
7328Ans) Nico Rosberg
7329Ans) A.B. de Villiers
7330Ans) Mobile Seva
7331Ans) Dinesh Singh
7332Ans) Ratan Tata
7333Ans) Justice S L Bhojegowda
7334Ans) Six Months
7335Ans) Air India
7336Ans) Jayanth R Varma
7337Ans) Bharatiya Mahila Bank
7338Ans) Madhuri Dixit
7339Ans) Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank
7340Ans) Jitu Rai
7341Ans) Justice V. K. Rajah
7342Ans) Ninth
7343Ans) N Srinivasan
7344Ans) Mustafa Kamal
7345Ans) Luis Suarez
7346Ans) Netherlands
7347Ans) A.K. Dubey
7348Ans) B. Ashok
7349Ans) N R Narayana Murthy
7350Ans) Flipkart
7351Ans) Wroclaw city
7352Ans) Diya Systems
7353Ans) National Buildings Construction Corporation Limited (NBCC) and Engineers India Limited (EIL)
7354Ans) UCO Bank
7355Ans) Shah Rukh Khan
7356Ans) Saina Nehwal
7357Ans) Jean-Claude Juncker
7358Ans) K Rosaiah
7359Ans) Kochi
7360Ans) ANZ group
7361Ans) Pankaj Advani
7362Ans) Sudarsan Pattnaik
7363Ans) Malala Yousafzai
7364Ans) Five
7365Ans) 2.3%
7366Ans) Syed Kirmani
7367Ans) Lithuania
7368Ans) K Chandrasekhar Rao
7369Ans) Brussels
7370Ans) Ghulam Nabi Azad