Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 04.05.2015

Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 04.05.2015

European Union: The European Union has approved 20 million euros ($22 million) in financial support and emergency aid to help Nepal.

Nigel Terry: Hollywood actor Nigel Terry died at the age of 69.

Shibin K K: Shibin K K has won the United Nations Environment Programmer’s competition for the best logo for The World Environment Day 2015. Theme of World Environment Day 2015 is – ‘Seven Billion Dreams, One Planet, Consume with Care.’    

Rajasthan: A cow-urine refinery has started operations at Pathmeda village in Jalore, Rajasthan.

Future Group’s Retail: Future Retail has agreed to merge its retail operations with rival Bharti Retail Ltd to create one of India’s biggest retail chains with more than 570 stores across the country.

Mazen Darwish: The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has presented the 2015 UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize to Syrian journalist and rights activist Mazen Darwish.

Railways: Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB) has won the 5th Hockey India Senior Women National Championship 2015.

Test your Knowledge – Quiz 04.05.2015 

Question: Who has been presented the 2015 UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize?
A) Mazen Darwish
B) Avinash Das
C) Kapil Rajan
D) Sushant Kumar
Answer & Explanation: Mazen Darwish has been presented the 2015 UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize.

Question: Who has won the United Nations Environment Programmer’s competition for the best logo for The World Environment Day 2015.
A) Souwarni Mishra
B) Shibin K K
C) Priyanka Das
D) Raju Anand
Answer & Explanation: Shibin K K has won the United Nations Environment Programmer’s competition for the best logo for The World Environment Day 2015.

Question: Who has won the 5th Hockey India Senior Women National Championship 2015?
A) Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB)
B) West Bengal
C) Madhya Pradesh
D) Kerala
Answer & Explanation: Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB) has won the 5th Hockey India Senior Women National Championship 2015.

Question: Who was Nigel Terry?
A) scientist
B) sports person
C) politician
D) actor
Answer & Explanation: Nigel Terry was an actor.

Question: Future Retail has agreed to merge its retail operations with rival _________ to create one of India’s biggest retail chains with more than 570 stores across the country?
A) Spencer Retail Ltd
B) More Retail Ltd
C) Bharti Retail Ltd
D) Croma Retail Ltd
Answer & Explanation: Future Retail has agreed to merge its retail operations with rival Bharti Retail Ltd to create one of India’s biggest retail chains with more than 570 stores across the country.

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