Friday, February 12, 2010

CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ FEBRUARY 2010 -POLITICS,KUMBHA MELA,SHARUKH KHAN,RAHIL GANGJEE in readers quiz.

1. Costa Rica has elected its first woman president, marking another political milestone for women in Latin America. What's her name?

Ans:Laura Chinchilla

2. The Obama goverment has a lot of Indians in their venerable offices. The US President has appointed an Indian American Pulitzer-winning author to his Committee on Arts and Humanities.Name her.
ans:Jhumpa Lahiri
3. Former Netherlands captain has been appointed president of the joint Netherlands-Belgium. Who is he?
ans:Ruud Gullit
4. Nigeria's Vice President took over as acting President in place of ailing president Umaru Musa Yar'Adua recently. Name the current person in power.
ans:Goodluck Jonathan

5.An Eminent economist who helped set the country on its post-independence path of a planned economy passed away recently. Who is that famous reformist economist?
ans:Kakkadan Nandanath Raj, known as K.N.Raj

READERS QUESTIONS
6. Kumbha Mela is described as the world’s largest religious gathering with almost 10 million people offering their prayers near the Ganges. Once in how many years is it celebrated and at which place does it commence?

7. Sharukh Khan’s new film ‘My Name Is Khan’ has been released despite the impediments in Mumbai. After a long time Khan-Kajol-Karan team joins hands together at silver screen for MNIK. Who is the screenplay writer of this film?
8. To which game Rahil Gangjee is associated with?
COMMENT DOWN YOUR ANSWERS.

1 comment:

aparna said...

Rahil Gangjee is an Indian Golfer.