Thursday, August 14, 2014

GK Quiz - Current Affairs Business News - 14 August 2014

1. The Chief Minister of Meghalaya on 23rd July, 2014 launched a mass enrollment drive under the Chief Minister's Social Assistance Scheme for widows and persons with disabilities at Patharkhmah in ____________ district in Meghalaya.
[Category: SSB Exams Prep Current Affairs]
[A]South-west Khasi Hills
[B]West Jaintia Hills
[C]Ri Bhoi
[D]North Garo Hills

2. Recently which Indian company became first in achieving market capitalization of 5 lakh crore rupees?
[Category: RRB Prep Current Affairs]
[A]Hindalco Industries
[B]Tata Consultancy Services
[D]Jindal Steel

3. Chief Minister of which Indian state on 23rd July, 2014 announced the launch of web portal for industrial licenses?
[Category: SSC Exams Current Affairs]
[C]Tamil Nadu

4. Which American actor died at the age of 86 in Los Angeles on 19th July, 2014?
[Category: Railway Exams Current Affairs]
[A]James Garner
[B]Gene Kelly
[C]Clark Gable
[D]Buster Keaton

5. Which typhoon struck east of Taiwan on 22nd July, 2014 with a wind gust of 173 km per hour?
[Category: LIC Exams Current Affairs]