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Question 1
Domestic content requirement of India's solar mission on 10 February 2014 was challenged by which country by alleging it as discriminatory and against international norms including the laws of WTO?   
A
United States
B
China
C
Britain
D
Japan
Question 2
Volcanic eruption took place in Indonesia on 13 February 2014 after rumbling for several weeks. The eruption took place on which mountain?   
A
Mount Sinabung
B
Mount Kelup
C
Puncak Jaya
D
Mount Bromo
Question 3
Name the country that has agreed to develop biggest cargo airport in Afghanistan on Herat airport that is located in Western part of the country.   
A
United States
B
France
C
Italy
D
Russia
Question 4
The Supreme Court of India on 14 February 2014 issued a notice to the centre and all states to frame guidelines against racial discrimination to protect the people of which part/state of the country who face discrimination in various parts of the country.   
A
People from north eastern states
B
People from eastern states
C
People from Southern states
D
People of Mizoram only
Question 5
National Women's Day of India was observed on   
A
8 March
B
13 February
C
12 February
D
5 March
Question 6
International Olympic Committee (IOC) on 10 February 2014 revoked the ban imposed on Indian Olympic Association (IOA). Which of the following statements mentioned below is false?   I. IOC suspended India in December 2012 for electing tainted men as secretary general and President and failed to comply with the Olympic charter and for allegations of corruption. II. In Olympic history, this is the first time, when the suspension of an NOC has been lifted during an Olympic Games and the decision will have an immediate impact. III. Indian athletes entered the Sochi Winter Olympic Games under the Olympic flag and have competed as Independent Olympic participants. IV. IOC delegation that observed the elections was headed by N Ramachandran   
A
Statements I and IV are false
B
Only Statement II is false
C
Only statement IV is false
D
All the four given statements are false
Question 7
Penguin India, the publisher of book The Hindus: An Alternative History on 11 February 2014 agreed to withdraw the book from the Indian market. This book is written by?   
A
Wendy Doniger
B
Paulo Coelho
C
Seamus Heaney
D
Gabriel Garcla Márquez
Question 8
Name the Prime Minister of Italy who resigned on 14 February 2014.   
A
Enrico Letta
B
Giorgio Napolitano
C
Matteo Renzi
D
Silvio Berlusconi
Question 9
The fire-resistant paper was recently developed by the researchers of which famous Institute of the world?   
A
Stanford University
B
National Institute of Technology, Bhubaneshwar
C
Chinese Academy of Sciences
D
Singapore National University
Question 10
Name the noted film director of Hindi film Sadma who died recently   
A
G Keshavan
B
Balu Mahendra
C
Mani Ratnam
D
Arun Avinash
Question 11
On 12 February 2014, Union Government gave in-principle approval for the development of which metro rail project?   
A
Nagpur Metro Rail Project
B
Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project
C
Patna Metro Rail Project
D
Pune Metro Rail Project
Question 12
Olympic torch was recently lit atop the highest peak of Europe and also Russia. The name of the highest peak is   
A
Mount Elbrus
B
North Pole
C
Siberia’s Baikal Lake
D
None of the above
Question 13
Name the body that on 3 February 2014 announced that the tea production of India has gone up by 6.5 percent in the year 2013.   
A
Indian Tea Research Association
B
Indian Tea Association
C
Tea Board India
D
None of the above
Question 14
Name the Dennis amputee who on 5 February 2014 became the first person to receive a bionic hand that allows him to feel life-like sensation from the device’s artificial fingers   
A
Aabo
B
Paolo Rossini
C
Agostino Gemelli
D
Stanisa Raspopovic
Question 15
The Olympic flame on 5 February 2014 reached Sochi in Russia. The flame has travelled the longest route in the history of the games as it has completed a journey of about 65000 kilometers. Who was the eldest person to participate in the relay programme of the torch and what was his age?   
A
101-year- old man, Alexander Kaptarenko
B
73-year-old, Vadim Gorbenk
C
77-year-old, Oleg Kotov
D
None of the above
Question 16
Tourists of how many countries have been barred from the facility of visa-on-arrival during their visit to India?   
A
Two
B
Three
C
Eight
D
Nine
Question 17
The State Government of Rajasthan on 5 February 2014 declared 10225 villages of the State across how many districts as scarcity-hit?   
A
15
B
16
C
17
D
18
Question 18
Name the Hindi writer, who has been selected for the prestigious Vyas Samman for the year 2013?   
A
Chitra Mudgal for Anwan
B
Mannu Bhandari for Ek Kahani Yah Bhi
C
Vishwanath Prasad Tiwari for Phir Bhi Kuch Rah Jayega
D
Vishwanath Tripathi for Vyomkesh Darvesh
Question 19
The World Cancer Day 2014 was observed across the world on?   
A
3 January 2014
B
4 January 2014
C
5 January 2014
D
6 January 2014
Question 20
Police of which place on 7 February 2014 successfully dismantled the largest ever find of World War II bomb?   
A
Brazil
B
Indonesia
C
Assam
D
Hong Kong
Question 21
Maruti has stopped the production of a car in February 2014. That car is considered as the first car of middle class Indians. The name of the car is   
A
Maruti 800
B
Alto
C
Omni
D
None of the following
Question 22
Name the institution that on 7 February 2014 issued a ban on the process of burning of tyres at public places like roads and areas surrounded by residential buildings?   
A
National Green Tribunal
B
Supreme Court of India
C
High Court of Mumbai
D
None of the above
Question 23
She was the favourite of Mahatma Gandhi, Jawahar Lal Nehru and Indira Gandhi. She even sang bhajans on All India Radio. She was often referred to as Adhunik Meera after Meera Bai. She died recently at the age of 93 in Kolkota. The person in the reference is   
A
Kamal Dasgupta
B
Jhutika Roy
C
Arundhati Roy
D
Suraiyaa
Question 24
Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved 5 Port projects worth 17630 crore rupees on 5 February 2014. The projects are aimed at augmenting the capacity of major ports by about 151 million tonnes per annum (MTPA). Which one of the following is not one of the 5 Ports included as part of the project?   
A
Kandla Port
B
Jawahar Lal Nehru Port Trust
C
Tuticorin Port Trust
D
Ennore Port
Question 25
The Parliament of which country recently joined the group of countries which have passed Same Sex Marriage laws?   
A
Finland
B
Netherlands
C
USA
D
Scotland
Question 26
John Abraham, who turned producer successfully with "Vicky Donor" and "Madras Cafe", is now gearing up to produce a biopic on an Indian wrestler in which he will play the title role. Name the person on whose story, he is producing a biopic?   
A
Sushil Kumar
B
Stan Stasiak
C
Great Gama
D
Muhammad Aziz
Question 27
Who was given the Amazing Indian Award on 6 February 2014 by the Vice-President of India, M Hamid Ansari, for scaling Mount Everest despite being physically challenged?   
A
Santosh Kumar
B
Bachendri Pal
C
Arunima Sinha
D
Deepika Roy
Question 28
Foundation named YouWeCan joined its hand with an NGO Navbharat Sewa Samiti on 10 February 2014 to roll out a campaign named Cancer Mukt Purvi Dilli. Name the founder of the foundation YouWeCan?   
A
Manisha Koirala
B
Yuvraj Singh
C
Lisa Ray
D
Anurag Basu
Question 29
Name the country that became the first country to ligalise death to terminally ill children?   
A
Belgium
B
Netherlands
C
Luxembourg
D
Switzerland
Question 30
Arvind Kejriwal, the Chief Minister of Delhi resigned on 14 February 2014 as his government failed to introduce   
A
Swaraj Bill
B
Jan Lokpal Bill
C
Lokpal and Lokayukta Bill
D
Swaraj Jan Bill
Question 31
Name the person who on 15 February 2014 tendered his resignation from the post of Director-General of Cricket to the Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).   
A
Mushtaq Ahmed
B
Nadeem Ghauri
C
Rameez Raja
D
Javed Miandad
Question 32
G-4 Directors General for UN Affairs met on 11 February 2014 at which place?   
A
Tokyo
B
Berlin
C
New Delhi
D
New York
Question 33
National Women’s Day of India is celebrated in the memory of which personality?   
A
Mahadevi Verma
B
Anne Besant
C
Jhansi Laxmi Bai
D
Sarojini Naidu
Question 34
Indian Navy on 13 February 2014 kicked off its largest exercise with both the western and eastern fleets in _______ for intensive combat maneuvers.   
A
Bay of Bengal
B
Arabian Ocean
C
Indian Ocean
D
South China Sea
Question 35
World Press Freedom Index (WFPI) released on 11 February 2014 has ranked which country at the last position?   
A
Turkmenistan
B
Somalia
C
China
D
Eritrea
Question 36
International Finance Corporation (IFC) of the World Bank group ordered a probe into the accusation of human rights abuse against an Indian company's plant in Assam on 14 February 2014. Name the company.   
A
Tata Global Beverages Ltd
B
Assam Tea
C
Himalayan leaf Private Ltd
D
Chennai Exporters
Question 37
Second Advance Estimate released by Union Ministry of Agriculture on 14 February 2014 has pegged the foodgrain production for the year 2013-14 to be the highest in the history of country. The estimated foodgrain production is   
A
259 milllion tonnes
B
263.2 million tonnes
C
257 million tonnes
D
265.2 million tonnes
Question 38
Who has been appointed as the President of Broadcast Content Complaints Council (BCCC) on 13 February 2014?   
A
Justice Mukul Mudgal
B
Justice A P Shah
C
Justice N Ramanna
D
Justice J P Bharucha
Question 39
Who won the Irani Cup for the fifth time in February 2014?   
A
Rest of India
B
Mumbai
C
Karnataka
D
Haryana
Question 40
Which State became the first State to legally ban the smokeless tobacco on 13 February 2014?   
A
Sikkim
B
Mizoram
C
Bihar
D
Assam
Question 41
As per a data released on 3 February 2014, the CIS (Commonwealth of Independent State) countries imported maximum of 39.88 million kilograms of Indian tea. How many countries are the parts of the CIS list?   
A
10
B
11
C
12
D
13
Question 42
Which State team won the 2014 Ranji Trophy?   
A
Maharashtra
B
Karnataka
C
Jammu & Kashmir
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 43
The work on the project of widening the shipping route of Panama Canal was suspended by the Panama Canal Authority on 5 February 2014. It was suspended following dispute over rising costs. Who was the first European to navigate through the Strait of Magellan?   
A
French sailor, Charles Albanel in 1659
B
Portuguese sailor, Pero de Alenquer in 1565
C
Portuguese sailor, Ferdinand Magellan in 1520
D
British sailor, Benedict Allen in 1874
Question 44
India on 5 February 2014 extended the facility of visa-on-arrival for the tourists of how many nations?   
A
167
B
175
C
25
D
180
Question 45
A Parliamentary Panel on Transport, Tourism and Culture on 6 February 2014 submitted its report on the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) of India Bill, 2013 to Parliament and has asked the government to come out with a comprehensive Bill after revisiting the Aircraft Act 1934. Who was the head of the panel?   
A
P. J. Kurien
B
Sitaram Yechury
C
Arun Jaitely
D
KC Venugopal
Question 46
The Union Government on 6 February 2014 approved the increase in the FRP for sugarcane by 10 rupees per quintal for 2014-15 to 220 rupees per quintal. What is the full form for FRP?   
A
Financial Reactive Programme
B
Fair and Remunerative Price
C
Final resting place
D
Functional reactive programming
Question 47
Name the Health Minister of Jammu and Kashmir on 7 February 2014 who resigned from the Council of Ministers of Jammu and Kashmir?   
A
Abdul Rahim Rather
B
Peerzada Mohammad Sayeed
C
Tara Chand
D
Shabir Khan
Question 48
Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) is in the process of developing a device to track down Maoists in naxal-hit States including Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh. Name the device?   
A
Super Cavitations technology
B
Unmanned Arial Vehicles
C
Miniature SAR & ISAR technologies
D
Pulse Power network technologies
Question 49
Union Cabinet recently gave the approval for a FDI proposal totaling 10141 crore rupees floated by a company to acquire 100 percent stake in its Indian subsidiary. Name the company   
A
Bharti Airtel
B
Vodafone
C
MTS
D
Systema mobiles
Question 50
Special Investigation Team (SIT) has been constituted by the Delhi Police to investigate the death of Nido Tania, the student from Arunachal Pradesh, who died after being allegedly beaten up by some shopkeepers in South Delhi in January 2014. Under whose direct supervision the SIT will work?   
A
P Karunakaran
B
Bhim Sain Bassi
C
Arun Bhagat
D
Y.S. Dadwal
Question 51
Kumar Sangakkara, the cricketer of Sri Lankan national team on 7 February 2014 became the second person in the history of Cricket to score a triple century and a century in the same test match. Name the first person on whose name this rare record is registered   
A
Brain Lara
B
Andrew Greenwood
C
Graham Gooch
D
Chuck Fleetwood-Smith
Question 52
The nominations for the Vyas Samman were announced recently. In this context who was the first person to win the Vyas Samman award?   
A
Dr. Shiv Prasad Singh
B
Dr. Ram Vilas Sharma
C
Girija Kumar Mathur
D
Dr. Dharmvir Bharti
Question 53
Tourists of which of the following country is/are have been barred from the facility of Visa-on-arrival in India?i. Pakistan, Nigeria, Somalia and Sudanii. Nigeria, Somalia, Pakistan and Sri Lankaiii. US, UK and China iv. None of the above   
A
Statements i and ii are only true
B
Statements ii and iii are only true
C
Statement iv is only true
D
Statement i is only true
Question 54
During the relay function of the Sochi Winter Olympics, how many Arctic nations participated with their members as torch-bearers during the torch’s visit to North Pole?   
A
Nine
B
Eight
C
Seven
D
Six
Question 55
Dennis amputee, who on 5 February 2014 became the first person to receive a bionic hand, which allows life-like sensation to be felt from the device’s artificial fingers and was able to feel what was available in his hands by the sensors that was connected to his nerves of his upper arm. The operation was done by surgeons of which country?   
A
Spain Surgeons
B
American Surgeon
C
British Surgeons
D
Italy surgeons
Question 56
Name the Oscar-winning American actor who died at the age of 46 due to drug overdose on 2 February 2014 at his flat in New York at the age of 46. As per the police of the country, the death happened due to overdose of drugs?   
A
Philip Seymour Hoffman
B
Gabourey Sidibe
C
Carey Mulligan
D
Jennifer Lawrence
Question 57
Third World Congress on Agro-forestry was held in mid of February 2014 in   
A
Lisbon
B
New Delhi
C
Manila
D
Washington D C
Question 58
Which private airlines has signed a contract with Brazil's Embraer to buy 50 air planes?   
A
Jet Airways
B
Kingfisher Airlines
C
Air Costa
D
IndiGo Airlines
Question 59
Which country announced to build the longest underwater tunnel of the world?   
A
Switzerland
B
Japan
C
China
D
Turkey
Question 60
The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) selected two companies to help destroy the remaining chemical weapons of Syria so as to meet the deadline by June 2014. The companies selected belong to which countries?   
A
Switzerland and France
B
Germany and US
C
Finland and US
D
Germany and Finland
Question 61
Which one of the following does not form the part of the 4 Special Route designated for the Olympic torch relay undertaken for 2014 Winter Olympics at Sochi?   
A
International Space Station, North Pole, Siberia’s Baikal Lake and Mount Elbrus
B
Centre of Pacific Ocean, North Pole, Siberia’s Baikal Lake and Black Sea
C
International Space Station, Black Sea, Siberia’s Baikal Lake and Mount Elbrus
D
International Space Station, North Pole, Centre of Pacific Ocean and Mount Elbrus
Question 62
World Press Freedom Index (WFPI) released on 11 February 2014 has ranked which country at the first place?    
A
Finland
B
Luxembourg
C
India
D
Netherlands
Question 63
Huge snow storm that blanketed the densely North-East of United States in third week of February 2014 after wreaking havoc with ice in South has been termed as?   
A
Snowmaggedon
B
Snowmag
C
Snow-flood
D
None of the above
Question 64
To promote clean and green living, a green foundation named Green Circle – RWITC Foundation was launched in Mumbai on 14 February 2014. The foundation has been set up by two institutions of which the one is Royal Western India Turf Club (RWITC). What is the name of the second institution/ministry?   
A
Union Ministry of Environment & Forests
B
The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
C
Indian Institute of Forest Management
D
Govind Ballabh Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment & Development
Question 65
Name the State that on 14 February 2014 passed the Lokayukta Bill 2014   
A
Delhi
B
Uttrakhand
C
Odisha
D
West Bengal
Question 66
Name the country that on 13 February 2014 legalised death to terminally ill children of any age?   
A
Belgium
B
Netherlands
C
Luxembourg
D
Switzerland
Question 67
The Indian flag was unfurled on 17 February 2014 at the Winter Olympics Village at Sochi, Russia at a special ceremony held at International Plaza of the Mountain Village. India was suspended by International Olympic Committee (IOC) from participation in the games for how long?   
A
12-months long suspension
B
14-month long suspension
C
16-month long suspension
D
22-months long suspension
Question 68
Name the country whose minister on 17 February 2014 warned Pakistan that it may send its forces to enter Pakistani and Afghan territory to release border guards seized by a rebel group.    
A
France
B
Britain
C
Iran
D
Iraq
Question 69
What is the scientific name of the breed of wild dogs that is found in India and other part of south-east Asia for whose protection a conservation breeding centre is to be set up?   
A
Lycalopex culpaeus
B
Canis latrans
C
Chrysocyon brachyurus
D
Cuon alpinus
Question 70
Which are the five international languages of the world that has been classified as the classical languages?   
A
Chinese, Sanskrit, Arabic, Russian and Latin
B
Chinese, Sanskrit, French, Greek and Latin
C
Chinese, Sanskrit, Arabic, Greek and Latin
D
None of the above
Question 71
International Monetary Fund (IMF) on 20 February 2014 released its annual report on the state of the Indian economy and projected that India’s economic growth for 2014-15 will be?   
A
6.1 percent
B
6.0 percent
C
5.5 percent
D
5.4 percent
Question 72
Name of the first pro-Hindi political party launched in Tamil Nadu by a group of advocates on 17 February 2014 is   
A
Tamil Maanila Katchi
B
Tamil Hindi Katchi
C
Hindi Dravida Maanila
D
Dravida Munnetra Hindi Party
Question 73
The popular carnatic music proponent Rudra Krishna Srikantan who died recently was a   
A
Sitarist
B
Violinist
C
Vocalist
D
Dancer
Question 74
In which nuclear plant of Japan did the radioactive water leak of 100 tonnes took place?   
A
Ikata Nuclear Power Plant
B
Kashiwazaki - Kariwa Nuclear Power Plant
C
Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant
D
Hamaoka Nuclear Power Plant
Question 75
SOMAH solution to preserve organs has been developed by which Indian on 20 February 2014?   
A
Hemant Thatte
B
Sangeeta Bhatia
C
Subhama Banerjee
D
V Krishnamurthy
Question 76
Vision 2023 enumerating the new Industrial Policy has been unveiled by which State government on 23 February 2014?   
A
Karnataka
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Rajasthan
D
Bihar
Question 77
Which place in India has been ranked as the 8th most costliest office location in the world in a report released by the Cushman & Wakefield on 18 February 2014.?   
A
Jhaveri Bazaar in Pune
B
Connaught Place in New Delhi
C
Bandra-Kurla Complex in Mumbai
D
Indiranagar in Bangalore
Question 78
G-20 Summit of Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors was held in    
A
Sydney
B
Brisbane
C
Lisbon
D
Copenhagen
Question 79
After Microsoft which other multi-national giant has planned to start Accelerator programme to give a push to start-ups in India?   
A
PepsiCo
B
Coca-Cola
C
Oracle
D
Walmart
Question 80
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved a National Mission for a Green India on 20 February 2014. In this context consider the following statementsI. The GIM scheme envisages a total cost of 46000 crore rupees over the next 10 years.II. To increase forest cover on 5 million hectares (ha) of forest/non-forest land. III. To improve the quality of forest cover on another 5 million hectare.Which is/are correct?   
A
I and II
B
II and III
C
I and III
D
All of the above
Question 81
Union Cabinet recently approved to form Equal Opportunity Commission (EOC). The EOC was recommended by which Committee?   
A
Justice Sachar Committee
B
Justice Majithia Committee
C
Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee
D
Justice Venkatchelliah Committee
Question 82
The book titled The Meaning of Success: Insights from Women will be released by which world-famous University to address the decline of women professors in the university?   
A
Oxford University
B
London School of Economics
C
Cambridge University
D
Harvard University
Question 83
Who bought the Reader Digest for 1 Pound only on 17 February 2014?   
A
Jon Moulton
B
Mike Luckwell
C
De Witt
D
Lila Bell Wallace
Question 84
The Dua layer (a thin layer of collagen in human cornea) has been discovered by   
A
Sangeeta Bhatia
B
Harminder Dua
C
R K Srikantan
D
Sushma Banerjee
Question 85
Union Cabinet on 20 February 2014 gave its nod for classifying a language as a classical language. Name the language?   
A
Tamil
B
Telugu
C
Malayalam
D
Odia
Question 86
India’s first Minority Cyber Village was inaugurated by the Union Minister for Minority Affairs K Rehman Khan on 19 February 2014 in   
A
Chandoli village of Rajasthan
B
Laxmangarh village in Himachal Pradesh
C
Kishengarhbas village in Uttrakhand
D
Ramgarh village Jharkhand
Question 87
The Supreme Court of India on 18 February 2014 commuted the death sentence of three convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case to life imprisonment. Which Article of Constitution gives the power to the President of India and the Governor of the States to grant pardons, reprieves or remissions of punishment or to suspend the sentence of any person convicted of any offence against any law?   
A
Article 70 and Article 159
B
Article 71 and Article 160
C
Article 72 and Article 161
D
Article 73 and Article 162
Question 88
The 35th Foreign Ministers Meet of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) was held at   
A
Maldives
B
Kathmandu
C
New Delhi
D
Colombo
Question 89
Who has been appointed as the next High Commissioner of Pakistan to India on 17 February 2014?   
A
Salman Bashir
B
Asama Jahangir
C
Abdul Basit
D
Ahmad Riyaz
Question 90
Which Chinese player was ranked World No 2 in the latest WTA Singles Ranking released recently?   
A
Peng Shuai
B
Li Na
C
Hsieh Su-Wei
D
Lin Dan
Question 91
Which one of the following heritage places in India will not be covered under the Project 360 degree signed between Archaelogical Survey of India and Google Inc on 20 February 2014?   
A
Taj Mahal
B
Humayun Tomb
C
Fatehpur Sikri
D
Majuli Islands
Question 92
Empowerment Line for economically empowering the poor people in India has been unveiled by which research institute on 19 February 2014?   
A
Deloitte
B
Euro Global Monitor
C
McKinsey
D
Standard & Poor
Question 93
Name the pole-vaulter who recently broke 21-year-old world record of pole vault of Sergey Bubka with a leap of 6.16 meter at Donetsk in the Ukraine.     
A
Pierre Quinon
B
Thierry Vigneron
C
Philippe Houvion
D
Renaud Lavillenie
Question 94
Arun Jaitely, a BJP leader on 16 February 2014 unveiled a book entitled ModiNomics: Inclusive Economics, Inclusive Governance. Name the author of the book?   
A
Abdul Qavi Desnavi
B
Sameer Kochhar
C
Amitav Ghosh
D
Amish Tripathi
Question 95
Name the Indian film that on 17 February 2014 won the Crystal Bear (Glasernen Bar) for the best film by the Children’s jury in Generation KPlus section at the 64th Berlin International Film Festival.     
A
The Grand Budapest Hotel
B
Killa
C
Little House
D
Black Coal
Question 96
80-million rupees has been sanctioned for restoration of Bhagat Singh’s ancestral house, school and village on 17 February 2014. At which place the ancestral house, school and village of Bhagat Singh is located?   
A
Faisalabad, Punjab in Pakistan
B
Ludhiana, Punjab in India
C
Shadman in the Eastern City of Lahore Pakistan
D
None of the above
Question 97
Name the batsman of Indian cricket team who was appointed as the brand ambassador of the Gujarat State Election Commission recently?   
A
Virat Kohli
B
MS Dhoni
C
Shikhar Dhawan
D
Cheteshwar Pujara
Question 98
NTPC recently signed an MoU with BSPGCL and LBCPL to develop a 1320 MW (2 X 660 MW) Thermal Power Project. The projects will be developed in?   
A
Ghorunda in Patna district
B
Mahammadpur in Muzaffarpur district
C
Kajra in Lakhisarai district
D
Gaya city
Question 99
Who won the ATP Challenge Tennis title of the  100000 dollars ONGC-GAIL Open in RK Khanna Tennis stadium, New Delhi?    
A
Somdev Devvarman
B
Aleksandr Nedovyesov
C
Simone Bolelli
D
Saketh Myneni
Question 100
Name the car that engineers of US firm Hennessey have developed as the world’s fastest car with a top speed of 435 kilometers per hour?   
A
Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
B
Benz Velo
C
Venom GT
D
Jaguar XJ220
Question 101
National Science Day is observed on?   
A
26 February
B
27 February
C
28 February
D
1 March
Question 102
Legislative Assembly of a state on 25 February 2014 passed the Water Management and Regulatory Commission Bill 2014 by Voice Vote. Name the state?   
A
Goa
B
Bihar
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Maharashtra
Question 103
Consider the following statements about Sochi Winter Olympics 2014. I. It is the first Olympics in Russia since the breakup of the Soviet Union in 1991.II. A total of 98 events in 15 winter sport disciplines were held during the Games.III. A total of 12 new competitions were introduced during the Games.IV. Official Slogan: Hot. Cool. Yours. was unveiled on 25 September 2012. Which is/are correct?   
A
I, II & III
B
II, III & IV
C
I, III & IV
D
All of the above
Question 104
Which Indian-born scientist, won the Protein Science Young Investigator Award for 2014 at Cambridge, UK?   
A
Madan Babu
B
Dharmendra Singh
C
V K Krishnamoorthy
D
Shubama Banerjee
Question 105
Airport Economic Regulatory Authority (AERA) recently abolished User Development Fee at which airport?   
A
Hyderabad Airport
B
New Delhi Airport
C
Mumbai Airport
D
Bangalore Airport
Question 106
Which apex bank formed the Joint Liability Group (JLG) on 24 February 2014 to provide institutional credit to the small farmers?   
A
NABARAD
B
National Housing Bank
C
SIDBI
D
RBI
Question 107
Which Indian-born America has developed a cheap, simple paper test to diagnose cancer on 24 February 2014?   
A
Sangeeta Bhatia
B
Ashok Mehta
C
Rajeev Dhawan
D
Amrit Lal Shah
Question 108
The zero emission electric passenger bus, first of its kind in India, was unveiled by Union Ministry of Road Transport & Highways in    
A
Hyderabad
B
Perambadur
C
Patna
D
Bangalore
Question 109
Union Ministry of Corporate Affairs notified new Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) rules for companies on 27 February 2014. In this context consider the following statements.I. The new CSR rules will become effective from 1 April 2014.II. The new rules give effect to Section 135 and Schedule VII of the Companies Act, 2013.Which is/are correct?    
A
I only
B
II only
C
Both I and II
D
Neither I nor II
Question 110
The book titled Water, Peace and War - Confronting the Global Water Crisis has been written by    
A
Jaswant Singh
B
Udey Bhaskar
C
Brahma Chellaney
D
C Rajamohan
Question 111
Name the British Army latest unmanned aircraft unveiled on 25 February 2014 that will start flying over Wiltshire    
A
HawkEye
B
RoboSky
C
Watchkeeper
D
SkyGuard
Question 112
Sri Lanka on 25  February 2014 rejected the call by United Nation's Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for an international inquiry into post-war situation in Sri Lanka. The head of the UNHRC is   
A
Alex Van Meeuwen (Belgium)
B
Sihasak Phuangketkeow (Thailand)
C
Remigiusz Henczel (Poland)
D
Navi Pillay (South Africa)
Question 113
National Centre for Good Governance (NCGC) was inaugurated at    
A
Dehradun
B
Mussorrie
C
Barmer
D
Kundli
Question 114
The Committee on new bank licenses which submitted its report to RBI on 25 February 2014 was headed by   
A
Nachiket Mor
B
Bimal Jalan
C
Rakesh Mohan
D
Subir Gokaran
Question 115
Who became  the first Defence forces Chief to resign since independence on 26 February 2014?   
A
Admiral Arun Prakash
B
Admiral Devendra K Joshi
C
Admiral R K Dhowan
D
Admiral N K Brownie
Question 116
Who received the Israel’s highest civilian honour, the Israeli Presidential Medal of Distinction on 25 February 2014 in Jerusalem?   
A
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
B
Angela Merkel
C
Eva Peron
D
Malala Yousafzai
Question 117
On 26 February 2014, the largest 130-MW Solar Power Plant of India was launched in    
A
Madhya Pradesh
B
Jharkhand
C
Gujarat
D
Maharashtra
Question 118
Arrange the following countries in terms of their standing at Sochi Winter Olympics 2014.I. USA               II. Russia  III. Canada IV. Norway   
A
II - I - III - IV
B
II - IV - III - I
C
IV - II - I - III
D
I - II - IV - III
Question 119
Who was sworn-in as the President of Egypt on 25 February?   
A
Hosni Mubarak
B
Mohamed ElBaradei
C
Ibrahim Mehlab
D
Omar Suleiman
Question 120
The mishap on which Indian Navy submarine on 26 February 2014 led to the resignation of Indian Naval Chief    
A
INS Sindhuratna
B
INS Mysore
C
INS Sindhurakshak
D
INS Sangram
Question 121
Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd on 27 February 2014 launched an electric car e2o in a country. Name the country?    
A
Nepal
B
Bhutan
C
Bangladesh
D
Sri Lanka
Question 122
Name the music album based on the songs written by Kapil Sibal and composed by AR Rahman?    
A
Raunaq
B
Pukaar
C
Kampan
D
Rasta
Question 123
Name the environmentalist and social activist who was selected for the Gandhi Peace Prize for the year 2013?   
A
Vaclav Havel
B
Chandi Prasad Bhatt
C
John Hume
D
Coretta Scott King
Question 124
Raman Singh, the Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh on 25 February 2014 announced to constitute a commission in the state to suggest changes in laws as per the geographical and social requirements of the state. Name the commission announced by him to be constituted?   
A
Inter-State Boundary Commission
B
Law Commission
C
Geological Commission
D
Committee on Mines
Question 125
India on 24 February 2014 signed three MoUs for cooperation in health sector, audio-visual co-production and skill development with a country. Name the country?   
A
Britain
B
Canada
C
US
D
Japan
Question 126
Union Home Ministry on 27 February 2014 constituted one-man expert committee to study and examine the demand of a separate Bodoland state, which will be carved out from Assam. Name the person who will chair the committee?   
A
GK Pillai
B
KT Thomas
C
VS Sampath
D
Vijay Dev
Question 127
Name the team which emerged as the champions of the Hero Hockey India League 2014 after defeating Jaypee Punjab Warriors at Astroturf Hockey Stadium in Ranchi?    
A
Delhi Waveriders
B
Ranchi Rhinos
C
Mumbai Magicians
D
Kalinga Lancers
Question 128
Who has been named as the interim President of Ukraine after the impeachment of President Viktor Yanukovych     
A
Volodymyr Vynnychenko
B
Oleksandr Turchynov
C
Symon Petliura
D
Mykhailo Hrushevskyi
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