Which of the following states saw a series of protests against the Armed Forces Powers Act in 2004?
Recently Central Government has announced an increase in the minimum wages from the present Rs.50 to:
….. has been appointed the Chairman of film Censor Board in October 2003.
Shimla Agreement was signed by the Prime Minister of India and Pakistan in:
Bhappi Lahiri won a case of Plagiarism against which US based singer?
Who was the Chief Guest at the 53rd Republic Day Parade in New Delhi in January 2002?
Jigme S. Wangchuck
Whose last reported words were Don’t worry Relax!’?
Who is the Chairperson of the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA)?
L. M. Singhvi
In September 2002, the Cauvery River Authority (CRA) has scaled down the quantum of water to be released by:
Tamil Nadu to Kerala
Karnataka to Andhra Pradesh
Karnataka to Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu to Karnataka
Prayagraj is the new name of which of the following cities?
In which of the following States of India, the first cyber crime police station has been set up?
Who played the role of Saket Ram in the controversial film________Hey Ram?
Shah Rukh Khan
Shekhar Kapoor is working on a film project with which of the following famous composers?
Andrew Lloyd Webber
In which was the film Water being shot before it was halted due to protests?
Which of the following cities was not visited of President Bill Clinton during his trip to India?
K.S. Sudarshan took over as the head of which organisation recently?
Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh
Swadeshi Jagran Manch
Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh
Vishwa Hindu Parishad
Dronacharya Awards are given:
For Invention in Science
For best performance in Archery
To outstanding coaches
To outstanding athletes
The 2001 Lal Bahadu Shastri National Award for Excellence in Public Administration and Management Science has been conferred on:
N.R. Narayana Murthy
Azim Hasham Premji
Which of the following organizations gives the Kalinga Prize?
Department of Science and Technology
Ministry of Welfare
The movie directed by Mira Nair that bagged the Golden Lion at Venice Film Festival is:
Who is associated with Narmada Bachao Andolan?
Sunder Lal Bahuguna
Name the film directed by Manoj Shyamalan that was nominated for the Oscars in 2000.
The Sixth Sense
The agricultural scientist to get Nobel Peace prize in 1970 was:
Dr. James Watson
Dr. Kurt Waldheim
Dr. Norman Earnest Borlaug
‘The Album of the Year’ category Grammy Award in the 45th Annual Grammy Awards has been won by:
Anushka Shankar Pandit
How many Indians have won the Nobel Prize for literature?
Who has not been awarded the Pravasi Bhartiya Samman in January 2004?
Jean Pierre Harrison
The Nobel Prize 2003 for Peace has been awarded to:
Robert F. Engle
Anthony J. Leggette
Who has crowned the 2004 Pond’s Femina Miss India-Universe?
None of these
Who among the following persons won the Best Actor award at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards function in Singapore in May 2004?
Which Indian film actor has been conferred the little ‘Honorary officer of the order of the British Empire (OBE)’by the Queen for ‘his outstanding services to the British film industry’?
Miss Universe 2004, Jennifer Hawkins of Australia is a:
Dancer and sportsperson
Model and sportsperson
Singer and dancer
Model and dancer
Who among the following has/have been presented with the Pravasi Bhartiya Samman in January 2005?
All of these
Lord Bhikhu Chhotalal Parekh
During 2004, Anju Bobby George was given:
None of these
Dhyan Chand Award
Who is the first non-European to win the Nobel prize for Literature?
Jawahar Lal Nehru
The name of Jaspal Bhatti’s debut movies as a director is :
Sabkuch Ulta Pulta Hai
Hai, Zindigi Bye Zindigi
Mahaul Theek Hai
Sundar Lal Bahuguna is associated with the :
Kaziranga is known for :
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was well-known as a :
‘Peace on Earth’ is the message of which of the following festivals?
Who gave the Karnatic music its present form
Amjad Ali Khan
The movie which stars Manoj Bajpai and Reveena Tandon is called :
Goonda No. 1
Which of the following is the new movie by Nagesh Kukunoor of ‘Hyderabad Blues’?
Split Wide Open
Name the director who is working on a film on the life and times of Nelson Mandela?
The recent Supreme Court Judgment on the Sardar Sarovar Dam project on the Narmada river has allowed construction of the dam upto what height?
To which State does Dr. Rajkumar, the film actor who was kidnapped by Veerappan, belong?
Who collaborated with the rock group U2 to write the lyrics for the song The Ground Beneath Her Feat?
For which of the following products advertisements does Hrithik Roshan appear :
Who is the director of the film Mission Kashmir?
Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Ram Gopal Verma
Who among the following is NOT a recipient of the Jawahar Lal Nehru Award for International Understanding?
Aung San Suu Kyi
Who was awarded the Nobel Prize for peace in the year 2000?