Sunday, July 29, 2012

Daily Current Affairs Quiz - 29 July 2012

1. Activists acting as moral police raided a resort in Mangalore on Saturday 28 July 2012, and assaulted girls and boys who were partying there alleging that it was a rave party and illegal activities were being carried out there. Which organisation these activists belong to (However that organization denied its involvement on Sunday)?
[A]Bajrang Dal
[B]Vishwa Hindu Parishad
[C]Hindu Janajagarana Vedike
[D]Islamic Organisation of India(SIO)

2. India on Sunday 29 July 2012 successfully test fired supersonic cruise missile as part of a user trial by the army from integrated test range (ITR) at chandipur. The 32nd test-firing was part of the development trials of the missile which has already been inducted into the Army and the Navy. What is the name of this missile?

3. In the Olympics opening ceremony on 27 July 2012, one unidentified woman, dressed in a red top and blue pants managed to take part in the athletes' parade alongside the team of which country?

4. Dubbing Pakistan as a "global leader" in visa and passport forgery, which country's envoy (High commissioner to Pakistan, Adam Thomson) has said that visa fraud is a deep-rooted industry in Pakistan?

5. According to The Scotsman, the survey (Released on Sunday 29 July 2012) by US-based PR firm Burson-Marsteller looking at the rise of "Twiplomacy", which politician has topped the league of world leaders with 17 million followers on Twitter?
[A]David Cameron, Prime Minister of UK
[B]Hugo Chavez, President of Venezuela
[C]Barack Obama, US President
[D]Paul Kagame, Rwanda President