Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Latest Daily Current GK News Quiz - 15 Jan 2014

1. The 66th Army Day is being observed on 15 January 2014. The day is celebrated in recognition of the appointment of the first Commander-in-Chief of independent India. Can you name him?
[Category: NDA GK Current Affairs]
[A] General Roy Butcher
[B] General Purna Chand Roy
[C] General V K Sinha
[D] General K M Cariappa

2. The Union Government extended the term of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Chairman for a period of two years on 14 January 2014. Can you name him?
[Category: Bank GK Current Affairs]
[A] C B Bhave
[B] R Rangarajan
[C] U K Sinha
[D] D Subbarao

3. The Parliament of Europe has signed off new carbon dioxide restrictions for commercial vans on 14 January 2014 that will slash emissions by 28 percent from 2020. Under the rules are all new light commercial vehicles sold across the European Union (EU) will emit a maximum 147 grammes of carbon dioxide per kilometre instead of 203 grammes as per the level set in which year?
[Category: World Current Affairs]
[A] 2006
[B] 2007
[C] 2008
[D] 2009

4. This country's Government announced on 13 January 2014 to introduce high-tech ID cards for foreign workers. The cards will be introduced by the end of December 2014. These biometric identity cards are being introduced to control the influx of illegal foreign workers. Can you name the country?
[Category: January 2014 Current Affairs]
[B] Malaysia
[C] Singapore
[D] UK

5. A Telugu veteran actress died due to cardiac arrest in Chennai on 13 January 2014. She was 86. She had worked in Telugu, Tamil and Kannada languages in more than 350 movies. She was very famous actress in black and white movies in south India. Her first movie was Gollabhama. Can you name her?
[Category: National Current Affairs]
[A] Anajali Devi
[B] Suchitra Devi
[C] Sumithra Devi
[D] Roopa Ammu

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