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Sunday, May 19, 2013

19 May 2013 Current Affairs Latest Updates MCQ

1. Afghanistan's parliament failed to pass a law related to women rights on Saturday, 18 May 2013. It definitely will hamper the progress made in women's rights in the conservative Muslim country since the Islamist Taliban was toppled over a decade ago. Name this law, which was not passed in Afghanistan on Saturday?
[Category: International Current Affairs]
[A] Violence Against Women Law
[B] Right to education for women
[C] Right to work for women
[D] Minimum Age for Women to Marry

2. On 18 May 2013, which Indian company through its wholly-owned subsidiary, TML Holdings Pte Ltd, has issued and allotted Singapore dollars 350 million of senior notes due 2018?
[Category: Business Current Affairs]
[A] Tata Steel
[B] Tata Teleservices
[C] Telestra
[D] Tata Motors

3. As announced on 18th May 2013, ZTE Telecom India, the wholly owned subsidiary of China’s ZTE Corp, is foraying into the Indian market with its range of smartphones and tablet computers. ZTE partnered with which company to sell the products in India?
[Category: MBA Exams Current Affairs]
[A] XL Telecom & Energy Limited
[B] Calyx Telecommunications
[C] Mobile Telecommunications Ltd
[D] Vital Communications

4. A Saudi woman made history by reaching the Everest summit-the world's highest mountain and became the first Saudi woman and also the youngest Arab to make it to the top of Everest. Can you name her?
[Category: Civil Services Exams Current Affairs]
[A] Zubeira Khan
[B] Zubeida Moin
[C] Raha Moharrak
[D] Alvira Naeem

5. Indian women team won gold in inaugural FIBA Asia 3x3 tournament 2013 in Doha on 17 May 2013. To which game this tournament is associated with?
[Category: Sports Current Affairs]
[A] Badminton
[B] Basketball
[C] Volleyball
[D] Kabaddi