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Sunday, May 5, 2013

Current Affairs For May 2013 - Daily Updates Quiz - 5 May 2013

1. On Saturday, 4th May 2013, Union Minister of State for Tourism laid the foundation stone for Rs.45.89-crore beach corridor tourism circuit project between Visakhapatnam and 17th century Dutch township of Bheemunipatnam. Who is the current Union Minister of State for Tourism?
[Category: UPSC Current Affairs]
[A] Botcha Satyanarayana
[B] Jayanti Natrajan
[C] K. Chiranjeevi
[D] Kiran Kumar Reddy

2. Which Indian woman badminton player won the women’s singles title at the Malaysian Grand Prix Gold in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday, 4th May 2013?
[Category: Bank Exams Current Affairs]
[A] Saina Nehwal
[B] PV Sindhu
[C] Jwala Gutta
[D] Aparna Popat

3. After the Supreme Court’s directions for efficient, transparent and accountable performance of police system, which State Government on 4 May 2013 set up the State Security Commission under the chairmanship of the state Home Minister?
[Category: India Current Affairs]
[A] Tamilnadu
[B] Andhra Pradesh
[C] Kerala
[D] Maharashtra

4. A senior government prosecutor in Pakistan who was handling the two major cases - 1. Mumbai Terror Attacks of 2008 and 2. assassination of the former Prime Minister of Pakistan, Benazir Bhutto of 2007 was shot dead on 3 May 2013 in Lahore, Pakistan. Can you name him?
[Category: International Current Affairs]
[A] Sanaullah Ranjay
[B] Akbar Zeb
[C] Abdul Rahim Ur Rehman
[D] Chaudhry Zulfiqar Ali

5. Which Indian company has received final approvals from the US Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) on 4th May 2013 to manufacture and market Tamsulosin Hydrochloride Capsules and Clindamycin Palmitate Hydrochloride for Oral Solution?
[Category: MBA Exams Current Affairs]
[A] Aurobindo Pharma
[B] Ranbaxy
[C] Dr Reddy's Lab
[D] Piramal Healthcare