latest current affairs 2013

Posted by Editorial Stuff on Monday, August 26, 2013

Question: 1

Amar Bose, who recently died was known for his work on-

(A) Sound.
(B) Light.
(C) Medicine.
(D) Behaviour of Plants.
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Question: 2

Justice J. S. Verma, a Indian jurist was in the news recently for his report on-

(A) Land Acquisition Act, 1894.
(B) Sextual offences against women.
(C) Right to Information Act, 2005.
(D) Food Security Bill.
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Question: 3

The cinema artist Pran recently died in Lilawati Hospital. He had won Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2013 for which of these following contribution?

(A) Lifetime achievement.
(B) Amar Akbar Antony.
(C) Zanzeer.
(D) Half Ticket.
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Question: 4

Which of these following country will host the 2014 FIFA World Cup Football?

(A) Russia.
(B) Japan.
(C) Brazil.
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Question: 5

Who won the women's singles event in Wimblendon Lawn Tennis 2013 held in London?

(A) Sabine Lisicki.
(B) Marion Bartoli.
(C) Maria Sarapova.
(D) Serena Williams.
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Question: 6

FIFA World Confederation Cup Brazil, 2013 was won by Brazil having-

(A) 2-0 score.
(B) 3-2 score.
(C) 2-1 score.
(D) 3-0 score.
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Question: 7

On which of these following date National Youth day is celebrated in India?

(A) 31st January.
(B) 1st July.
(C) 12th January.
(D) 23rd January.
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Question: 8

Leslie Walter Claudius was associated with which of these following games or sports?

(A) Painting.
(B) Film Direction.
(C) Hockey.
(D) Cricket Commentry.
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Question: 9

Which country is going to host the Winter Olympic Games 2014?

(A) United States of America.
(B) United Kingdom.
(C) Russia.
(D) Canada.
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Question: 10

Name the Pakistani female education activist who became a victim of the Taliban attack recently?

(A) Hina Rabbani Khar.
(B) Malala Yousafzai.
(C) Benazir Yousafzai.
(D) Attia Bano Qamar.
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