Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Daily Current Affairs Quiz - 24 July 2012

1. Which scooter maker has announced (on 24th July 2012) the signing of Bollywood diva Deepika Padukone as the face of its Scooters in India?

2. An American physicist and a former NASA astronaut who became the first American woman to enter space in 1983 died recently on 23rd July 2012. Can you name her?
[A]Valentina Tereshkova
[B]Svetlana Savitskaya
[C]Dr. Tam E. O'Shaughnessy
[D]Sally Kristen Ride

3. Which politician's vote in the recent presidential election on 19th July 2012 was rejected by Election Commission of India?
[A]Lalu Prasad Yadav
[B]Sharad Pawar
[C]Mulayam Singh Yadav
[D]Mamta Banerjee

4. Yoga guru Ramdev's aide Balkrishna was arrested on 20 July 2012 by the CBI after a non-bailable warrant was issued against him. What are the alleged charges on him?
[A]Money Laundering
[B]Fake documents case
[C]Instigate Violence

5. Which state's Chief Minister left on Sunday, 22nd July 2012, on a four-day official tour of Japan to meet its Deputy Prime Minister and other top officials and business persons?
[A]Bihar (Nitish Kumar)
[B]Haryana (Bhupinder Singh Hooda)
[C]Gujrat (Narendra Modi)
[D]Maharashtra (Prithviraj Chavan)

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