Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 27.10.2014

Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 27.10.2014 

NguyenTang Dung: Prime Minister of Vietnam Nguen Tang Dung arrived in New Delhi on 2-day visit. He will visit Gaya, where he will visit the Bodhyaga temple and the Vietnam Buddhism Pagoda in Bihar. He will also hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi.

Serena Williams: US professional tennis star Serena Williams won the women’s singles title of BNP Paribas WTA Singapore 2014 by defeating Simona Halep of Romania 6-3, 6-0 in the final.

Anirban Lahiri: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri has won the Venetian Macau Golf Open. This was his second title of the year and fifth career win on the Asian Tour.

Dilma Rousseff: Dilma Rousseff has been re-elected as the President of Brazil for second four-year term. She belongs to the center-left Workers’ Party and her second term will finish in December 2018.

Manohar Lal Khattar: The BJP leader, Manohar Lal Khattar was sworn-in as the tenth Chief Minister of Haryana. 60-year-old, Manohar Lal Khattar now leads the first-ever BJP government in Haryana since its formation.

Sania Mirza and Cara Black: Sania Mirza of India and Cara Black of Zimbabwe won the women’s doubles title of the PNB Paribas WTA final at Singapore.

Govind M Rathod: Maharashtra BJP legislator Govind M Rathod died.

India: India has been the world’s fourth largest steel maker since 2010 as per the World Steel Association (WSA) data.

Future Earth Engagement Committee: The former Union Minister Jairam Ramesh was designated as the head of Future Earth Engagement Committee, a global research platform panel on sustainable development.

Senzo Meyiwa: South Africa’s former football captain and goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa died at the age of 27. 

Test your Knowledge – Quiz 27.10.2014 

Question: What was the name of Prime Minster of Vietnam, who arrived in India recently?
A) Manuel Valls
B) Segolene Royal
C) Nguen Tang Dung
D) Valerie Trierweiler
Answer & Explanation: Nguen Tang Dung has arrived in India.
 
Question: Who won the women’s singles title of BNP Paribas WTA Singapore 2014?
A) Serena Williams
B) Sania Mirza
C) Simona Halep
D) Maria Sharapova
Answer & Explanation: Serena Williams won the women’s singles title of BNP Paribas WTA Singapore 2014.
 
Question: Who has won the Venetian Macau Golf Open 2014?
A) Anirban Lahiri
B) Tiger Woods
C) Jason Day
D) Adam Scott
Answer & Explanation: Anirban Lahiri has won the Venetian Macau Golf Open 2014.
 
Question: Who has been re-elected as the President of Brazil for second four-year term?
A) Nicolas Sarkozy
B) Dilma Rousseff
C) Julie Gayet
D) Francois Hollande
Answer & Explanation: Dilma Rousseff has been re-elected as the President of Brazil for second four-year term.
 
Question: Which country has been the world’s fourth largest steel maker since 2010 as per the World Steel Association (WSA) report?
A) France
B) India
C) China
D) US
Answer & Explanation: India has been the world’s fourth largest steel maker since 2010 as per the World Steel Association (WSA) report.

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  1. raj says:

    please post daily gk from 20 -26 oct

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