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January 2014 Current Affairs Digest Quiz: 18, 19 Jan 2014

1. Who had announced to establish an Af-Pak Strategic Partnership Office (APSPO) on 18 January 2014 with the objective of overseeing smooth transition and promote normalised diplomatic presence in Afghanistan and Pakistan?
[Category: International GK Current Affairs]
[A] Hamid Karzai (Afghanistan President)
[B] Barack Obama (US President)
[C] Mamnoon Hussain (Pakistan President)
[D] Nawaz Sharif (Pakistan PM)

2. A Delhi court on Sunday, 19 Jan 2014, asked the police to file an FIR against Delhi law minister and others after the Ugandan women lodged a complaint with the metropolitan magistrate. The court has passed order under section 156 (3) CrPC to file an FIR. Who is the Delhi Law Minister?
[Category: Politics Current Affairs]
[A] Rakhi Birla
[B] Arvind Kejriwal
[C] Somnath Bharti
[D] Dinkar Khullar

3. Lusofonia Games are multinational and multi-sport games in the World and are organized by ACOLOP (Association of the Portuguese Speaking Olympic Committees). Where is the third Lusofonia Games are being held from 18 Jan 2014 to 29 Jan 2014?
[Category: Sports GK Current Affairs]
[A] Macau, China
[B] Goa, India
[C] Lisbon, Portugal
[D] Colombo, SriLanka

4. Which city had the largest number of polio cases in the world in 2013 as revealed by World Health Organisation (WHO) in a global analysis for polio cases on 17 January 2014?
[Category: World GK Current Affairs]
[A] Peshawar, Pakistan
[B] Islamabad, Pakistan
[C] Lahore, Pakistan
[D] Kabul, Afghanistan

5. The wife of Minister of State for HRD Shashi Tharoor, was found dead in a room of five-star Leela hotel in New Delhi on 17 Jan 2014. Can you name her?
[Category: India Current Affairs]
[A] Mehr Tarar
[B] Robi Salve
[C] Shashi Pushkar
[D] Sunanda Pushkar


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