Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 04.02.2015

Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 04.02.2015

Gaur Hari Singhania: JK Group Chairman Gaur Hari Singhania has passed away due to a heart attack at the age of 80. 

Roopa Kudva: IT major firm Infosys has appointed Roopa Kudva as an independent board member. Roopa Kudva was working as the managing director of ratings company CRISIL.

China: China has over taken the US as the top destination for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) for the first time since 2003 as per the data released by the United Nations Conference of Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

Chetan Maini: Mahindra & Mahindra has re-placed Mahindra Reva CEO Chetan Maini. Arvind Mathew has been appointed as new CEO of Mahindra Reva CEO.

Bihar: The Bihar government has decided to provide free education to Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) and girl students till Post Graduation level in the state.

Vijay Kumar: Vijay Kumar has won the Gold medal in 25 metre pistol event under men’s category at 35th National Games in Kerala.

Rakbank Kalyan Jewellers: Indian Jewellery firm Kalyan Jewellers has partnered with a local bank in the UAE to launch a co-branded credit card, becoming the first organization to offer ‘Goldback’ in the country. The Rakbank Kalyan Jewellers MasterCard and CreditCard, is accepted globally for purchases and cash withdrawals.  

Visakhapatnam: The global IT networking firm Cisco Systems has adopted Visakhapatnam for development as a ‘smart city’. This is the first city in India, adopted by Cisco Systems. 

Test your Knowledge – Quiz 04.02.2015 

Question: Which country has over taken the US as the top destination for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) for the first time since 2003 as per the data released by UNCTAD?
A) China
B) UK
C) Indonesia
D) India
Answer & Explanation: China has over taken the US as the top destination for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) for the first time since 2003.

Question: The global IT networking firm Cisco Systems has adopted which city for development as a ‘smart city’?
A) Ajmer
B) Allahabad
C) Visakhapatnam
D) Bhopal
Answer & Explanation: The global IT networking firm Cisco Systems has adopted Visakhapatnam for development as a ‘smart city’.

Question: JK Group Chairman Gaur Hari Singhania has passed away due to a heart attack at the age of _____?
A) 93
B) 69
C) 80
D) 73
Answer & Explanation: JK Group Chairman Gaur Hari Singhania has passed away due to a heart attack at the age of 80.

Question: Who has won the Gold medal in 25 metre pistol event under men’s category at 35th National Games in Kerala?
A) Abhishek Kumar
B) Vijay Kumar
C) Abhinav Bindra
D) Jitu Rai
Answer & Explanation: Vijay Kumar has won the Gold medal in 25 metre pistol event under men’s category at 35th National Games in Kerala 

Question: Which state government has decided to provide free education to SC, ST and girl students till Post Graduation level in the state?
A) Gujarat
B) Karnataka
C) Bihar
D) Madhya Pradesh
Answer & Explanation: Bihar government has decided to provide free education to SC, ST and girl students till Post Graduation level in the state

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