Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 04.06.2015

Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 04.06.2015

Sundaram Ravi: Sundaram Ravi became the first Indian after S Venkataraghvan to be inducted in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Elite Panel of Umpires.

Inderjeet Singh: Inderjeet Singh won gold medal in men’s shot put event in the 21st Asian Athletics Championships at Wuhan, China.

Suresh Kalmadi: Suresh Kalmadi has been conferred with the Asian Athletics Association (AAA) President’s award for his contribution towards the development of athletics in Asian continent.

AB de Villiers: AB de Villiers has been crowned South African cricketer of the year.

Tamil Nadu sustainable Urban Development Project: The Loan and Project Agreements for World Bank (IBRD) assistance of US$ 400 million for Tamil Nadu sustainable Urban Development Project were signed between the Government of India/ Government of Tamil Nadu and World Bank.

SEBI: Capital markets regulator SEBI has inked a MoU with Belarus’ Finance Ministry for enhancing investor protection and creating effective securities markets in both the countries.

H.S. Malhi: Reliance Defence Systems has been appointed H.S. Malhi as its President and CEO.   

Manoj Sharma: Manoj Sharma took charge as Chairman and Managing Director of state-run National Fertilizers Ltd.

Achyuta Samanta: An Indian social entrepreneur and philanthropist Achyuta Samanta has been conferred prestigious $1 million ‘Isa Award for Service to Humanity’ by Bahrain’s King, recognizing his efforts o eradicate poverty, hunger and illiteracy in India.  

R Seetharaman: Indian banker R Seetharaman has been honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award in UAE for his contribution to the banking industry.

Munish Seth: Social networking giant Facebook has appointed Munish Seth as the Country Manager-Connectivity Solutions for Indian region. 

Test your Knowledge – Quiz 04.06.2015 

Question: Who became the first Indian after S Venkataraghvan to be inducted in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Elite Panel of Umpires?
A) R.C. Boria
B) Sundaram Ravi
C) Devendra Kumar
D) S.K. Shukla
Answer & Explanation: Sundaram Ravi became the first Indian after S Venkataraghvan to be inducted in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Elite Panel of Umpires.

Question: Who has been conferred with the Asian Athletics Association (AAA) President’s award for his contribution towards the development of athletics in Asian continent?
A) Sushma Swaraj
B) Kapil Sibal
C) Suresh Kalmadi
D) Salman Khurshid
Answer & Explanation: Suresh Kalmadi has been conferred with the Asian Athletics Association (AAA) President’s award for his contribution towards the development of athletics in Asian continent.

Question: Who took charge as Chairman and Managing Director of state-run National Fertilizers Ltd?
A) Pramod Rai
B) Ayush Gupta
C) Manoj Sharma
D) N.D. Tiwari
Answer & Explanation: Manoj Sharma took charge as Chairman and Managing Director of state-run National Fertilizers Ltd.

Question: Who has been crowned South African cricketer of the year?
A) Faf du Plessis
B) Dale Steyn
C) AB de Villiers
D) Hashim Amla
Answer & Explanation: AB de Villiers has been crowned South African cricketer of the year.

Question: Who has been conferred prestigious $1 million ‘Isa Award for Service to Humanity’ by Bahrain’s King, recognizing his efforts to eradicate poverty, hunger and illiteracy in India?
A) Priyanka Singh
B) Vinay Katiyar
C) Achyuta Samanta
D) R.D. Dutta
Answer & Explanation: Achyuta Samanta has been conferred prestigious $1 million ‘Isa Award for Service to Humanity’ by Bahrain’s King, recognizing his efforts to eradicate poverty, hunger and illiteracy in India.

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  1. Narendra chand says:

    thank u sir but why are u not update 5 to 12th June current affairs. plz update date wise it is helpful for competition preparation…

  2. sreedhar says:

    sir please daily update your updates are valuable to me and my friends

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