Current Affairs 21 Jun 2010

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Current Affairs 21 Jun 2010

Upsc Quiz on Current Affairs


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Name the NGO which has filed a petition in the Supreme Court expressing grave concern over the recent spurt of hoour killings carried out at the instance of khap panchayats.
    • A. 

      Shakti Vahini

    • B. 

      Aadhar

    • C. 

      CRY

  • 2. 
    Name the a guided missile frigate of the Talwar class, will be launched next week at a Russian shipyard that is constructing the warship for the Indian Navy.
    • A. 

      INS Tarkash

    • B. 

      INS Vikrant

    • C. 

      INS Tabur

  • 3. 
    Name the Swedish princess who recently married her former trainer?
    • A. 

      Princess Maltida

    • B. 

      Princess Victoria

    • C. 

      Princess Elizabeth

  • 4. 
    Indian badminton ace .................................... clinched the second Super Series title of her career by winning the Singapore Open this Sunday
    • A. 

      Sania Mirza

    • B. 

      Saina Nehwal

    • C. 

      Anjali Bhagat

  • 5. 
    What is the nationality of tennis star Andy Murray?
    • A. 

      British

    • B. 

      American

    • C. 

      German

  • 6. 
    Name the leader of the Pakistan-based Jundallah group who was recently hanged by Iran?
    • A. 

      Abdolmalek Rigi

    • B. 

      Malik ur Rehaman

    • C. 

      Lakhvi

  • 7. 
    Name the present U.S. Defence Secretary?
    • A. 

      Hillary Clinton

    • B. 

      Robert Gates

    • C. 

      Gordon Brown

  • 8. 
    A fluctuating exchange rate, the debt crisis in Europe, rising input costs and a possible rate hike by the Reserve Bank of India may hit Indian exports, are results of survey by which organisation?
    • A. 

      ICICI

    • B. 

      SEBI

    • C. 

      FICCI

  • 9. 
    Name the Chairman and Managing Director of the India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO)?
    • A. 

      Suhas Pani

    • B. 

      A Raja

    • C. 

      Ambika Soni

  • 10. 
    Who is the well-known Odissi dancer and wife of famous cricketer who recently performed at cultural show at Shanghai Expo?
    • A. 

      Anjali Tendulkar

    • B. 

      Kim Sharma

    • C. 

      Dona Ganguly