Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 27.06.2015

Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 27.06.2015 

Flipkart: E-commerce platform Flipkart has launched a nationwide campaign to educate sellers about taking their business online.

World Sanskrit Conference: 16th World Sanskrit Conference meet will be held in Bangkok, Thailand from tomorrow in which over 600 scholars from 60 countries will participate.

Veselin Topalov: Vaselin Topalov has won the Norway Chess Tournament 2015.   

Patrick Macnee: American TV actor Patrick Macnee has died at the age of 93.

RBI: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has extended the date to exchange pre-2005 bank notes till 31 December 2015.

Ujjwal Batria: Ujjwal Batria has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of French maker Lafarge’s India operations.

India & US deal: India and the United States (US) have signed a series of agreements on a health sector to enhance cooperation in areas such as cancer research, infrastructure development, training, capacity building and better assessment and application of new diagnostic technologies.

Leander Paes: India’s tennis player Leander Paes became the 47th player to play with 100 different partners on ATP Circuit.

Tito Mboweni: Tito Mboweni has been appointed as the non-executive director to the board the BRICS New Development (NDB). 

Test your Knowledge – Quiz 27.06.2015 

Question: 16th World Sanskrit Conference meet will be held in _________?
A) India
B) Nepal
C) Thailand
D) Bhutan
Answer & Explanation: 16th World Sanskrit Conference meet will be held in Thailand.

Question: Who has won the Norway Chess Tournament 2015?   
A) Vaselin Topalov
B) Levon Aronian
C) Viswanathan Anand
D) Magnus Carlsen
Answer & Explanation: Vaselin Topalov has won the Norway Chess Tournament 2015.

Question: Who was Patrick Macnee?
A) scientist
B) actor
C) sports person
D) socialist
Answer & Explanation: Patrick Macnee was an actor.

Question: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has extended the date to exchange pre-2005 bank notes till ___________?
A) 01 December 2015
B) 31 December 2015
C) 01 January 2016
D) 31 October 2015
Answer & Explanation: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has extended the date to exchange pre-2005 bank notes till 31 December 2015.

Question: Who has been appointed as the non-executive director to the board the Brics New Development (NDB)?
A) K.V. Kamath
B) Jason Day
C) Tito Mboweni
D) S. Kumar
Answer & Explanation: Tito Mboweni has been appointed as the non-executive director to the board the Brics New Development (NDB).

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