Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 28.11.2014

Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 28.11.2014

Hatsun Agro: Dairy product maker Hatsun Agro has bagged the Golden Trophy from the Agricultural and Processed Food Product Export Development Authority for largest dairy products exporter in 2012-13.

Mauritius has tied up with HAL: The Mauritius government has signed a contract worth nearly Rs 100 crore with aerospace major Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) to acquire its Dornier aircraft for maritime surveillance.

TENVIC: TENVIC, a sports training and consulting company co-founded former Indian spin legend Anil Kumble, has launched a new initiative, Spin Stars, a unique talent search contest for aspiring spin bowlers in the 10-19 age group across Karnataka.

Kings XI Punjab: Indian Premier League side Kings XI Punjab has announced its collaboration with AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS organization providing medical care to AIDS affected patients through its India office, registered as India Cares.

FedEx Express: FedEx Express world’s largest express transportation company has been named as the official logistics partner of the Coca-Cola International Premier Tennis League (IPTL).

P.D. James: Crime novelist Phyllis Dorothy James died at the age of 94.

Samuel Sevian: Samuel Sevian is youngest ever US chess Grandmaster. He made a record at the age of 13.

Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE): The Indian Stock market has created, as the total investor wealth hit a record high of Rs 100 trillion in trade on the BSE, which also puts it among the ten largest exchanges of the world in terms of total market capitalization of listed firms.     

India tied up with Mozambique: India has signed a Memorandum of Understanding MoU with Mozambique for cooperation in the field oil and gas. The (MoU) was signed in the presence of Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan in New Delhi.

Anoop Mishra: Former Uttar Pradesh chief secretary Anoop Mishra has appointed as new Secretary General of the Lok Sabha.

Tapan Raychaudhuri: Tapan Raychaudhuri, a distinguished historian of modern India’s economic and social history died in England at the age of 88. 

Test your Knowledge – Quiz 28.11.2014 

Question: Who has bagged the Golden Trophy from the Agricultural and Processed Food Product Export Development Authority for largest dairy products exporter in 2012-13?
A) Rapson India
B) Hatsun Agro
C) Wheat 233
D) India Agro
Answer & Explanation: Hatsun Agro has bagged the Golden Trophy from the Agricultural and Processed Food Product Export Development Authority for largest dairy products exporter in 2012-13.
 
Question: Who was P.D. James?
A) novelist
B) writer
C) scientist
D) economist
Answer & Explanation: P.D. James was a novelist.
 
Question: Which country has signed a contract worth nearly Rs 100 crore with HAL to acquire its Dornier aircraft for maritime surveillance?
A) Singapore
B) Vietnam
C) Turkey
D) Mauritius
Answer & Explanation: Mauritius has signed a contract worth nearly Rs 100 crore with HAL to acquire its Dornier aircraft for maritime surveillance.
 
Question: Who has been appointed as new Secretary General of the Lok Sabha?
A) Anita Desai
B) Sumit Arora
C) Anoop Mishra
D) Satish Rao
Answer & Explanation: Anoop Mishra has been appointed as new Secretary General of the Lok Sabha.
 
Question: Which country has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with India for cooperation in the field of oil and gas?
A) Nepal
B) Italy
C) Mozambique
D) Namibia
Answer & Explanation: Mozambique has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with India for cooperation in the field oil and gas.

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