Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 27.05.2015

Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 27.05.2015

Anindo Majumdar: AAP government has appointed senior IAS officer Anindo Majumdar as the CMD of Delhi Finance Corporation.

Microsoft: Microsoft will open the country’s first Digital Experience Centre in collaboration with the Vadodara Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Vadodara, Gujarat.

Assam: The Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DONER) has launched Rs 200 crore projects for Assam in accordance with the state government’s priority on water supply and road development.

Ursula von der Leyen: German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen has arrived on a 3 day visit to India.

Sushila Viswanathan: Chess wizard Viswanathan Anand’s mother Sushila Viswanathan has passed away at the age of 79. 

Gurnimrat Sidhu: An Indian-origin teacher Gurnimrat Sidhu has been honoured ‘University of Oxford Inspirational Teacher Award’ by Oxford University for helping one of her students get into the world –famous varsity.    

Nirbhay Sharma: Nirbhay Sharma was sworn-in as governor of Mizoram.  

Kapil Dev: Indian former cricketer Kapil Dev has launched golf team ‘Dev-Ellora Pune’ for Louis Philippe cup. 

Test your Knowledge – Quiz 27.05.2015 

Question: Microsoft will open the country’s first Digital Experience Centre in collaboration with the Vadodara Chamber of Commerce and Industry in ______?
A) Maharashtra
B) Assam
C) Odisha
D) Gujarat
Answer & Explanation: Microsoft will open the country’s first Digital Experience Centre in collaboration with the Vadodara Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Gujarat.

Question: Who was sworn-in as governor of Mizoram?
A) S C Jamir
B) Nirbhay Sharma
C) K K Paul
D) Nabam Tuki
Answer & Explanation: Nirbhay Sharma was sworn-in as governor of Mizoram.

Question: Who is the Defence Minister of Germany?
A) Manuela Schwesig
B) Angela Merkel
C) Ursula von der Leyen
D) Thomas de Maiziere
Answer & Explanation: Ursula von der Leyen is the Defence Minister of Germany.

Question: Who has been appointed as the CMD of Delhi Finance Corporation by AAP government?
A) Shazia Ilmi
B) Anindo Majumdar
C) Manish Sisodia
D) Shekhar Kapoor
Answer & Explanation: Anindo Majumdar has been appointed as the CMD of Delhi Finance Corporation by AAP government.

Question: The Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DONER) has launched Rs 200 crore projects for ________ in accordance with the state government’s priority on water supply and road development?
A) Meghalaya
B) Assam
C) Arunachal Pradesh
D) Karnataka
Answer & Explanation: The Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DONER) has launched Rs 200 crore projects for Assam in accordance with the state government’s priority on water supply and road development.

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