CURRENT AFFAIRS OF 17 AND 18 JANUARY 2015:
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CURRENT AFFAIRS OF JANUARY 2015:
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CURRENT AFFAIRS QUESTION OF 17 AND 18 JANUARY 2015:
1.Who was the winner of the “The Hindu Prize for 2014 on 16 January 2015?
2.Who was named as JGBS –top Ranker Excellence award 2014 on 16th January 2015?
3.Recently, Government of India was launched Venture capital fund for which caste?
Answer- Sheduleled Cast
4.Recently, President of India has been launched immunization program for children below age 5 years?
Answer- Pulse Polio
5.What is the venue of the 8th Japan – India foreign minister strategic dialogue?
Answer-New Delhi, India
6.What is the name of the Sri- Lanka New foreign Minister recently visited in India?
7.Who was won Men’s Sydney International title 2015?
Answer-Viktor troicki after defeated to Mikhali KuKushkin
8.Name of the Japanese Foreign Minister who recently visited India for two days?
9.What is the venue of the “Tribal Food Festival 2015”?
Answer- New Delhi
10.Recently, In the News Central bureau investigation arrested Shib Narayana Das director of the Kolkata based firm Saradha .It was belong to which scam?
Answer-Multi-Crore rupee chit fund
11.Name of the Indian’s double star recently winner of the ATP Tennis titles 2015?
Answer- Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna
12.Recently, in the news which spacecraft was founded after 11years on surface of Mars?
13.Recently, who was resigned from the post of member of the union public service commission (UPSC) January 2015?
Answer-Amar Pratap singh
14.Recently, Indian lady Bhakti Sharma in news, for what reason?
Answer-World record in Swimming at Antarctic Ocean
15.Recently, The congress leader and former Union Minister Shashi tharoor has been released book , What is the name of the book?
Answer-India Shastra: Reflection on the nation our time
16.Recently, who was appointed as the new interim DRDO chief on 16th January 2015?
17.Who was appointed as new chief financial officer (CFO) of WIPRO Software Company?
18.Who has been appointed as new Nepal’s ambassador to india?
19.Recently, who was won the 13th Parsvanth International Grandmaster chess tournament 2015?
20.Recently, who was named as international Hockey Federation player of the year 2014?
Answer-Mark Knowles and Ellen Hoog
21.Recently, who was won women’s single title of Sydney international tennis tile 2015?
22.Name of the winner of Women’s Brisbane international title 2015?
23.Recently, head of the United Nations Ban Ki Moon had inaugurated the India’s first ever canal top solar power plant in which state?
24.Recently, Union Minister of water resource development Uma Bharti has decided to celebrate this year as name of the________?
Answer-Jal Karnthi Varsh
25.Where is located the “great rift Valley “It is an intra- continental ridge system?
26.Name of the Indian banks listed in top 50 global banks in terms of marketing capitalization?
Answer-HDFC and SBI
27.Name of the bank has been topped the list of the top 50 global bank in sector of marketing and capitalization?
Answer-Industrial and commercial bank china (ICBC)
28.Where is headquarter of the International Renewable energy agency (IRENA) organization?
29.Recently, Andhra Pradesh government has been signed a pact with which institute to Provide assistance in making agriculture sustainable and profitable?
Answer-International crops research Institute for the Semi-Arid tropics (ICRISAT)
30.Recently, Egypt’s famous actress was passed away it was also known as the “Lady of the Arabic Screen ?
31.Which day was observed as National Disaster response Force _________?
Answer -21st January
32.Who was appointed as new brand ambassador of 35th national game in Kerala?
33.Name of the South African cricketer who holds the record of fastest century in One day international game?
Answer- AB de Villiers
34.Recently which bank has launched money transfer service in twitter?
35.Who was awarded as martin Luther king award 2015?
36.Recently, name of the state has won the National tiger Conservation Authority biennial award 2015?
Answer-Periyar Tiger reserve of kerala
37.Which day was celebrated as national immunization day 2015?
38.What is the Currency of New Zealand?
39.What is capital of the New Zealand?
40.Where is Headquarter of UNO?
Answer- New york, USA