1. Who is the new chairperson of the children’s film society of India?
ans: Nanditha Das
2.Leon wrote the biography “The man who fed the world” about which famous Nobel laureate? Ans: Norman Borlaug
3.Who is the director of the film ‘Kancheevaram’ which won the national award 2007 for the best film?
4.Who is the author of the book ‘ In the line of fire: A Memoir’ ?
ans: Parvez Musharaf
5. The newly released movie in Tamil ‘unnaippol oruvan’ is remade from which Bollywood movie?
ans: ‘A Wednesday’
ANSWERS TO QUIZ ON SEPTEMBER 18,2009
*6.What do H and N stand for in the H1N1 virus?
*7. C.B.I recently decided to terminate a case of theft of the memorial materials and a prize due to lack of evidence. Which is that case and related to which famous personality?
ans: Rabindranath Tagore. His nobel medal and some memorial collections were stolen from Culcutta years ago.
*1.The person in which status is referred to as ‘First Civil Servant In The World’?
*2. Shreya Ghoshal won the national award 2007 for the best female singer. Which state was she born in?