Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs Questions and Answers 11.09.2014

Daily GK Updates – Current Affairs 11.09.2014 

Hindustan Machine Tools (HMT): One of the India’s biggest watch companies, HMT watches will be closed soon. The government of India has decided to shut down the company as it has been making losses since 2000.

Richard Kiel: Hollywood actor Richard Kiel, best known for playing the villain in James Bond with the teeth of steel, has died at the age of 74. He was appeared in the Bond films The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) and Moonraker (1979).

Nawazuddin Siddiqui: Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui will be honoured for Outstanding Achievement at the South Asian Film Festival. South Asian Film festival will be held at the Chicago, US.

Agni-I: India successfully test-fired it’s indigenously built nuclear capable Agni-I missile from a test range of Odisha coast. Agni-I has a strike range of 700 kilometre. Agni-I is a surface to surface missile.

Subhash Chandra Garg: Subhash Chandra Garg has appointed as the Executive Director in World Bank. He will have tenure of three years.

ICICI Bank: ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector bank announced its ‘Cardless Cash Withdrawal’ service which allows its customer to transfer money from their account to anyone in India with a mobile number.

Tata Motors tied up with Microlise: Auto major Tata Motors has joined hands with UK-based Microlise to launch advanced telematics and fleet management services in the Indian market.

Vinod Kumar Duggal: Governor of Manipur Vinod Kumar Duggal has resigned from his post. President Pranab Mukhrjee accepted the resignation. 

Test your Knowledge – Quiz 11.09.2014 

Question: Who will be honoured for Outstanding Achievement at the South Asian Film Festival?
A) Shahrukh Khan
B) Irfan Khan
C) Nawazuddin Siddiqui
D) Javed Akhtar
Answer & Explanation: Nawazuddin Siddiqui will be honoured for Outstanding Achievement at the South Asian Film Festival.
 
Question: With which company Tata Motors has joined hands to launch advanced telematics and fleet management services in the Indian market?
A) Microlise
B) David Brown Automotive
C) Ariel
D) Bristol
Answer & Explanation: Tata Motors has joined hands with “Microlise” to launch advanced telematics and fleet management services in the Indian market.
 
Question: What was the name of Hollywood actor, best known for playing the villain in James Bond with the teeth of steel, who has died at the age of 74? 
A) Alain Poher
B) Jacques Chirac
C) Francois Mitterrand
D) Richard Kiel
Answer & Explanation: Richard Kiel.
 
Question: Which bank has announced its ‘Cardless Cash Withdrawal’ service allows its customer to transfer money from their account to anyone in India with a mobile number?
A) HDFC Bank
B) ICICI Bank
C) Axis Bank
D) SBI Bank
Answer & Explanation: ICICI Bank has announced its ‘Cardless Cash Withdrawal’ service.
 
Question: What is the range of indigenously built nuclear capable Agni-I missile?
A) 300 km
B) 700 km
C) 1000 km
D) 500 km
Answer & Explanation: Agni-I missile range is 700 km. 

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