Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 15.02.2015

Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 15.02.2015

Prabha Atre: Veteran classical vocalist Prabha Atre has been awarded with the prestigious Pt. Bhimsen Joshi Lifetime Achievement Award-2014.

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic: Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic has been appointed as the Croatia’s first female president after a surprise election victory in the European Union’s newest member state.

Virat Kohli: Virat Kohli became the first Indian batsman to score a World Cup century against Pakistan.

Muthoot Group: Kerala-based business conglomerate Muthoot Group has launched the ‘Friends for Life’ project in partnership with World Wide Fund for Nature-India. The project is initiative to protecting the habitats of Asian elephants in six states.

Sourav Gangulay: Former Indian captain Sourav Gangualy has been awarded an honorary life membership to the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC).   

Michele Ferrero: Italy’s richest man Michele Ferrero has died at the age of 89.      

Maithripala Sirisena: Sri Lanka’s new president Maithripala Sirisena has arrived India for the four-day trip aimed at allaying Indian fears over China’s influence on the island.

India: India beat Pakistan by 76 runs in a debut match of Cricket World Cup 2015. 

Test your Knowledge – Quiz 15.02.2015 

Question: Prabha Atre has been awarded with the prestigious Pt. Bhimsen Joshi Lifetime Achievement Award-2014?
A) S.K. Tiwari
B) Prabha Atre
C) Devendra Pathak
D) Pandit Jasraj
Answer & Explanation: Prabha Atre has been awarded with the prestigious Pt. Bhimsen Joshi Lifetime Achievement Award-2014.

Question: Who became the first Indian batsman to score a World Cup century against Pakistan?
A) Virat Kohli
B) M.S. Dhoni
C) Rohit Sharma
D) Sachin Tendulkar
Answer & Explanation: Virat Kohli became the first Indian batsman to score a World Cup century against Pakistan.

Question: India beat which country by 76 runs in its first match of Cricket World Cup 2015. 
A) Sri Lanka
B) Pakistan
C) England
D) South Africa
Answer & Explanation: India beat Pakistan by 76 runs in its first match of Cricket World Cup 2015.

Question: Who has been appointed as the Croatia’s first female president after a surprise election victory in the European Union’s newest member state?
A) Julie Gayet
B) Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic
C) Valerie Trierweiler
D) Francios Hollande
Answer & Explanation: Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic has been appointed as the Croatia’s first female president after a surprise election victory in the European Union’s newest member state.

Question: Who has been awarded an honorary life membership to the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC)?
A) Rahul Dravid
B) Sachin Tendulkar
C) Sourav Gangualy
D) VVS Laxman
Answer & Explanation: Sourav Gangualy has been awarded an honorary life membership to the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC).

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  1. Pankaj dabi says:

    B.com 4sen

  2. raja says:

    Pls put g.k bits from feb 16 to 20

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