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Saturday, November 16, 2013

Daily Current Affairs GK for Exams - 16 November 2013

1. In a befitting farewell to an Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar, India beat West Indies by an innings and 126 runs in Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium on 16 Nov 2013 to clinch the series 2-0. How much runs did Sachin scored in his last test?
[Category: Cricket Current Affairs]
[A] 29
[B] 74
[C] 89
[D] 109

2. Which bank(the biggest US bank by assets) said on Friday, 15 Nov 2013, it has agreed to pay $4.5 billion to settle claims by investors who lost money on mortgage-backed securities before the collapse of the US housing market?
[Category: Banking Current Affairs]
[A] JPMorgan Chase & Co
[B] Lehman Brothers
[C] Goldman Sachs
[D] Bank of America

3. On 15th Nov 2013, American defence major Boeing has delivered the second patrol aircraft to India that is likely to boost the Indian Navy's long-range maritime reconnaissance and anti-submarine warfare capabilities. Can you name this aircraft?
[Category: India Latest Current Affairs]
[A] BO-Xi
[B] P-3D
[C] S-8I
[D] P-8I

4. Which city in India started Rapid Metro on 14th November 2013?
[Category: India Current Affairs]
[A] New Delhi
[B] Bangalore
[C] Gurgaon
[D] Mumbai

5. President Pranab Mukherjee released a postal stamp to commemorate which anniversary of The Times of India in an elegant ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhawan on 14th Nov 2013?
[Category: Latest Banking Current Affairs]
[A] 50th
[B] 100th
[C] 150th
[D] 175th