Current Affairs Quiz June 22, 2010

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Current Affairs Quiz June 22, 2010

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Name the Pakistan-born terror suspect, who has been charged of attempting to detonate a bomb-laden van in New York's Times Square..
    • A. 

      Kasab

    • B. 

      Faisal Shahzad

    • C. 

      Headley

  • 2. 
    Which Mutual Fund player declared on Monday  that it plans to launch a unique investors' campaign beginning next month with a view to spread financial literacy?
    • A. 

      Kotak Mahindra

    • B. 

      UTI Mutual Fund

    • C. 

      ICICI

  • 3. 
    EPCH — Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts comes under which which Ministry ?
    • A. 

      Textiles

    • B. 

      Agriculture

    • C. 

      Trade

  • 4. 
    Who had filed a PIL in the Bombay high court seeking imposition of entertainment tax on IPL.
    • A. 

      Kirit Somaiyya

    • B. 

      Subhash Desai

    • C. 

      Poonam Mahajan

  • 5. 
    Who became the first Muslim to represent Australia in Test cricket recently?
    • A. 

      Usman Khawaja

    • B. 

      Kamran Akmal

    • C. 

      Salim Ali

  • 6. 
    Name the temple built at a whopping cost of 11 million dollars to stand as "a testament to Canada and India's proud traditions of pluralism", which is dedicated to Shankaracharya .
    • A. 

      Angkor Wat

    • B. 

      Shree Sharadamba Hindu Temple

    • C. 

      Swami Narayan Mandir

  • 7. 
    Name the ambitious campaign to bring the warring Thackeray cousins together before the 2012 Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) elections which kicked off on Sunday.
    • A. 

      Congress Todo

    • B. 

      Uddhav Raj Bhai Bhai

    • C. 

      Thackeray Jodo

  • 8. 
    An Indian American technocrat who is an IIT graduate and is currently the dean of the MIT Engineering School has been nominated by the Obama administration for the post of director of the National Science Foundation. Who is he?
    • A. 

      Subra Suresh

    • B. 

      Sunil Rao

    • C. 

      V Subramanian

  • 9. 
    Who is the new prime minister of Japan?
    • A. 

      Shinji Tarutoko

    • B. 

      Naoto Kan

    • C. 

      Katsuya Okada

  • 10. 
    Name this personality
    • A. 

      Saina Nehwal

    • B. 

      Anjali Bhagat

    • C. 

      Tania Sachdev

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