Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 29.03.2015
Aditi Arya: Delhi girl Aditi Arya was crowned fbb Femina Miss India World 2015.
World Cup 2015: Australia beat New Zealand by seven wickets in the final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. New Zealand Grant Elliott top scored for the Black caps.
India: India has been ranked 83rd on a new index compiled by UNCTAD for assessing the readiness of countries for electronic commerce and it has the fourth largest number of complaints made against companies selling online.
PM Narendra Modi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived Singapore to attend the State Funeral Services of Singapore’s founder and first premier Lee Kuan Yew.
Toilets for All: “Toilets for All” project of West Bengal has been shortlisted for the UN Global Award for Public Services.
Uma Lele: Book titled “Food for All” written by Uma Lele has been released.
ISRO: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has won Gandhi Peace Prize 2014. The award was selected by the jury under the chairmanship of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
E-ration: Delhi government has launched First E-ration card service in India. In this service, E-ration card will be linked with Aadhaar cards in order to curb corruption and increase transparency in the system.
Test your Knowledge – Quiz 29.03.2015
Question: Who was crowned fbb Femina Miss India World 2015.
A) Leena Aarmani
B) Aditi Arya
C) Mansi Tanyal
D) Prerna Dashore
Answer & Explanation: Aditi Arya was crowned fbb Femina Miss India World 2015.
Question: Who has won the Cricket World Cup final 2015?
A) New Zealand
D) South Africa
Answer & Explanation: Australia has won the Cricket World Cup final 2015.
Question: Who is the author of the book “Food for All”?
A) K.K. Thakkar
B) Uma Lele
C) R.D. Sinha
D) K.K. Krishnan
Answer & Explanation: Uma Lele is the author of the book “Food for All”.
Question: Who has won Gandhi Peace Prize 2014?
A) NITI Aayog
C) Mayank Gandhi
Answer & Explanation: ISRO has won Gandhi Peace Prize 2014.
Question: Which state has launched First E-ration card service in India?
A) Madhya Pradesh
Answer & Explanation: Delhi has launched First E-ration card service in India.
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