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Daily GK Current Affairs Quiz: 18 Feb 2014

1. Arun Jaitely, a BJP leader on 16 February 2014 unveiled a book authored by Sameer Kochhar at the Indian Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road in New Delhi. What is the name of the book?
[Category: Indian GK Current Affairs]
[A] ModiNomics: Inclusive Economics, Inclusive Governance
[B] Behind the Lens
[C] ModiFying India
[D] Economics of Inclusion

2. The popular Carnatic music, Vocalist Rudra Krishna Srikantan died in Bangalore on 17 February 2014. He released his biography recently in January 2014. Can you name the biography?
[Category: India GK Current Affairs]
[A] Voice of Carnatic
[B] Voice of Generation
[C] Voice of Vocalist
[D] Vocal Voice

3. The Reader's Digest was sold for just 1 pound to whom on 17 February 2014?
[Category: Magazine Current Affairs]
[A] John Lucas
[B] Susan Gladwell
[C] Mike Luckwell
[D] Kristina Rotardom

4. A new layer in the human cornea was discovered by an Indian doctor at The University of Nottingham in 2014. Can you name him?
[Category: Medical Current Affairs]
[A] Harminder Dua
[B] Harbans Bajaj
[C] Guradivaya Batra
[D] Uday Damodaran

5. New Zealand on 18 February 2014 won the two match Test Series against India 1-0 as the second match played in Wellington ended in a draw. In this match which New Zealand player created a history by becoming first Kiwi player to score triple hundred by scoring 302 runs in the second innings?
[Category: Sports Current Affairs]
[A] Chris Martin
[B] Jimmy Neesham
[C] Tim Southee
[D] Brendon McCullum


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