Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 04.12.2014

Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 04.12.2014

Azim Premji: Chairman of Wipro Ltd, Azim Premji has received the Swiss Ambassador’s Award for inspirational and socially responsible leadership. Azim Premji has received the award in a ceremony in Mumbai.

Sardar Mohammad: Justice Sardar Mohammad Raza Khan is appointed as the new Chief Election Commissioner of Pakistan.

Christopher Nolan: ‘Interstellar’ director Christopher Nolan will receive the Art Director Guild’s Cinematic Imagery Award at the 19th annual Excellence in Production Design Awards.

LCD TD-3: Indigenous combat helicopter Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) Technology Demonstrator TD-3 recently made its successfully maiden flight. LCH is an indigenous attack helicopter development programme being undertaken by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL).

Remember Bhopal Museum: Museum named Remember Bhopal was inaugurated on the eve of 30 years of Bhopal gas tragedy on 3 December 2014.

Deodhar Trophy: East Zone has won the Deodhar Trophy cricket tournament by beating West Zone by 24 runs in the final at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.  

HDFC Ergo General Insurance Company: HDFC Ergo General Insurance Company has entered into a distribution agreement with German Deutsche Bank. Under the partnership, the leading German lender Deutsche Bank will distribute HDFC Ergo’s non-life insurance products through its 17 branches spread across 16 Indian cities.

Canara Bank: Canara Bank has been conferred with the Niryat Bandhu Silver Trophy in the banks category for its support services rendered for promotion of exports.

Krishna Iyer: Eminent jurist and former Supreme Court judge, Justice Krishna Iyer has died in Kochi at the age of 65.

S. Ravi: Indian umpire S Ravi has named in a 25-member list of match officials for next year’s ICC ODI World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.

Japan: India and Japan will cooperate in the fields of Cyber security and Green information and Communication Technology. 

Test your Knowledge – Quiz 04.12.2014 

Question: Who has received the Swiss Ambassador’s Award for inspirational and socially responsible leadership?
A) Shahrukh Khan
B) Azim Premji
C) Sachin Tendulkar
D) Narendra Modi
Answer & Explanation: Azim Premji has received the Swiss Ambassador’s Award for inspirational and socially responsible leadership.
 
Question: Who is appointed as the new Chief Election Commissioner of Pakistan?
A) Raza Khan
B) Saeed Ajmal
C) Rizwan Khan
D) Adil Ahmed
Answer & Explanation: Raza Khan is appointed as the new Chief Election Commissioner of Pakistan.
 
Question: Who has won the Deodhar Trophy cricket tournament?
A) North Zone
B) South Zone
C) West Zone
D) East Zone
Answer & Explanation: East Zone has won the Deodhar Trophy cricket tournament.
 
Question: Which bank has been conferred with the Niryat Bandhu Silver Trophy in the banks category for its support services rendered for promotion of exports?
A) Indian Bank
B) Canara Bank
C) Bank of Maharashtra
D) Bank of Baroda
Answer & Explanation: Canara Bank has been conferred with the Niryat Bandhu Silver Trophy in the banks category for its support services rendered for promotion of exports.
 
Question: Who will receive the Art Director Guild’s Cinematic Imagery Award at the 19th annual Excellence in Production Design Awards?
A) Jason Day
B) Emma Watson
C) Christopher Nolan
D) Michel
Answer & Explanation: Christopher Nolan will receive the Art Director Guild’s Cinematic Imagery Award at the 19th annual Excellence in Production Design Awards.

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