Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 29.07.2015

Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 29.07.2015 

Ramon Magsaysay Award: Sanjeev Chaturvedi and Anshu Gupta are among five person, who selected for Ramon Magsaysay Award 2015.

Clive Rice: former South African all-rounder cricketer Clive Rice died at the age of 66.

P. Hariharan: Eminent physicist P. Hariharan has died at the age of 89.

Football Gold Cup Final: Mexico has defeated Jamaica 3-1 in Gold Cup football final.  

Ashish Bahuguna: Former Agriculture secretary Ashish Bahuguna has been appointed as the chairman of the Food Safety and standards Authority of India (FSSAI).

Vodafone India: Vodafone India has partnership with the Madhya Pradesh government to facilitate mobile-based disbursement of financial help to mothers under the Janani Suraksha Yojana scheme.

Man Booker Prize 2015: Indian author Anuradha Roy and British-Indian Sanjeev Sahota are among 12 international authors long-listed for the 2015 Man Booker Prize.

K Ramkumar: K Ramkumar has been appointed the new national president of the National HRD Network (NHRDN), the apex body of HR professionals.

Karbonn Mobiles: Karbonn Mobiles have formed a joint venture with Water World Technology Co Ltd to set up a handset assembly plant in Greater Noida.

ILFS Transport: Infrastructure Company IL&FS Transportation Network has won a Rs. 1,885.74 crore road project in Maharashtra from National Highways Authority of India (NHAI).

Rolls-Royce: British engineering company Rolls-Royce has won a $580 million contract with Vietnam Airlines to provide servicing and maintenance to its Trent XWB engines which will power of 14 Airbus A350 aircraft. 

Test your Knowledge – Quiz 29.07.2015 

Question: Who was Clive Rice?
A) scientist
B) artist
C) cricketer
D) socialist
Answer & Explanation: Clive Rice was a former cricketer of South Africa.

Question: Who has been appointed as the chairman of the Food Safety and standards Authority of India (FSSAI)?
A) Prakash Badal
B) Suresh Dutt
C) Ashish Bahuguna
D) Morita Narain
Answer & Explanation: Ashish Bahuguna has been appointed as the chairman of the Food Safety and standards Authority of India (FSSAI).

Question: Which country has defeated Jamaica 3-1 in Gold Cup football final?
A) America
B) Netherlands
C) Mexico
D) India
Answer & Explanation: Mexico has defeated Jamaica 3-1 in Gold Cup football final. 

Question: Who was P. Hariharan?
A) physicist
B) engineer
C) singer
D) artist
Answer & Explanation: P. Hariharan was a physicist.

Question: Vodafone India has partnership with the __________ government to facilitate mobile-based disbursement of financial help to mothers under the Janani Suraksha Yojana scheme?
A) Punjab
B) Madhya Pradesh
C) Karnataka
D) Uttar Pradesh
Answer & Explanation: Madhya Pradesh

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