Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 28.12.2014

Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 28.12.2014 

Narendra Modi: PM Narendra Modi has been declared as TOI’s ‘Person of the Year’.

Swacchh Bharat Mission: Taking Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Swacchh Bharat mission forward, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has nominated crickets Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma and ace shuttler Saina Nehwal to further spread the campaign.

Sunil Chhetri: National team captain Sunil Chhetri was named the ‘AIFF 2014 Player of the Year’ for the second consecutive year. Sunil Chhetri was chosen for the award on the basis of votes from coaches of I-League Clubs.

Rajan Devadas: Rajan Devadas, one of the most admired Indian-American photo journalists has died at the age of 93. 

Subrahmanyan Jaishankar: Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, India’s ambassador to the United States, is likely to be appointed as India’s next foreign secretary, replacing Sujatha Singh. 

Test your Knowledge – Quiz 28.12.2014 

Question: Who has been declared as TOI’s ‘Person of the Year’?
A) Aamir Khan
B) Narendra Modi
C) Ram Dev
D) Amit Shah
Answer & Explanation: Narendra Modi has declared as TOI’s ‘Person of the Year’
 
Question: Who was named the ‘AIFF 2014 Player of the Year’ for the second consecutive year?
A) Sardar Singh
B) Sachin Tendulkar
C) Sunil Chhetri
D) Sumit Arora
Answer & Explanation: Sunil Chhetri was named the ‘AIFF 2014 Player of the Year’ for the second consecutive year
 
Question: Who was Rajan Devadas?
A) economist
B) journalist
C) astronomer
D) scientist
Answer & Explanation: Rajan Devadas was a journalist.
 
Question: Who is likely to be appointed as India’s next foreign secretary, replacing Sujatha Singh?
A) Amit Mathew
B) Subrahmanyam Jaishankar
C) Arun Kumar
D) Sushma Singh
Answer & Explanation: Subrahmanyam Jaishankar is likely to be appointed as India’s next foreign secretary, replacing Sujatha Singh 
 
Question: Who is the Oil Minister of India?
A) Arun Jaitley
B) Nitin Gadkari
C) Dharmendra Pradhan
D) Suresh Prabhu
Answer & Explanation: Dharmendra Pradhan is the Oil Minister of India.

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