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Friday, April 5, 2013

Daily Current Affairs Quiz - 5 April 2013

1. AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal will break his indefinite fast on 6th April 2013 (15th day of his protest) after launching the second phase of 'Civil Disobedience Movement'. He is protesting for what?
[Category: Politics Current Affairs]
[A] Janlokpal
[B] Crime against Women Law (Amendment) Bill
[C] Black Money
[D] Inflated power and water bills


2. Which of the following personality has not received Padma Bhushan award from President Pranab Mukherjee on 5th April 2013?
[Category: India Current Affairs]
[A] Rahul Dravid
[B] Sharmila Tagore
[C] Yash Pal
[D] Daggubati Ramanaidu


3. Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf’s nomination papers for the May 11 general election was rejected on 5th April 2013 by the returning officer for a parliamentary constituency at Kasur in Punjab, Pakistan. On what grounds his nomination was rejected?
[Category: International Political Current Affairs]
[A] Signature did not match the one on his national identity card
[B] Articles 62 and 63 of the Pakistan Constitution
[C] On charges of treason
[D] He is accused in a case of assassination of Benazir Bhutto


4. Simon Fuller’s XIX Entertainment and a leading Indian tennis player's Globosport have announced a new venture named XIX Globosport and roped in Andy Murray as their first client on 4th April 2013. Can you name the Indian player?
[Category: Sports Management Current Affairs]
[A] Sania Mirza
[B] Mahesh Bhupathi
[C] Leander Paes
[D] Rohan Bopanna


5. Who has been elected as the President of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) for the year 2013-14 on Friday 5th April 2013?
[Category: Business Current Affairs]
[A] Adi Godrej
[B] S Gopalakrishnan
[C] Chanda Kochar
[D] Indira Nooyi


5 comments:

Mamta Singh April 5, 2013 at 10:12 PM  

musharaf got rejected due to treason ,

Mamta Singh April 5, 2013 at 10:14 PM  

kindly change musharaf option its due to treason that musharaf get rejected

sanmIT Technologies April 5, 2013 at 10:21 PM  

For this particular constituency, Musharraf got rejected because of signature mismatch. However he filed his nomination from 4 different places and someone has filed a plea in court to reject his nomination on charges of treason.

Mamta Singh April 5, 2013 at 10:38 PM  

even it is also mentioned in newspapers that he rejected due to voilations of arcticle 62 and 63 of constitution,so it is quite confusing

sanmIT Technologies April 6, 2013 at 12:20 AM  

Please see this news link which stated that his papers in Kasur constituency were rejected because of signature: Musharraf Nomination Rejected