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Which of the following states saw a series of protests against the Armed Forces Powers Act in 2004?
Manipur
Mizoram
Uttar Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh
Recently Central Government has announced an increase in the minimum wages from the present Rs.50 to:
Rs.66
Rs.65
Rs.100
Rs.60
….. has been appointed the Chairman of film Censor Board in October 2003.
Anupam Kher
Amrish Puri
Dev Anand
Dilip Kumar
Shimla Agreement was signed by the Prime Minister of India and Pakistan in:
1962
1965
1972
1971
Bhappi Lahiri won a case of Plagiarism against which US based singer?
Jeniffer Lopez
L.L. Collj
Dr. Dre
P.M. Dawn
Who was the Chief Guest at the 53rd Republic Day Parade in New Delhi in January 2002?
Cessam Uttem
Jigme S. Wangchuck
Sam Nujoma
Jacques Chirac
Whose last reported words were Don’t worry Relax!’?
Ssanjay Gandhi
Rajiv Gandhi
Indira Gandhi
Mahatma Gandhi
Who is the Chairperson of the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA)?
Vijayantimala Bali
Sushma Swaraj
Sonia Gandhi
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?
Allahabad
Patna
Bangalore
Luchnow
In which of the following States of India, the first cyber crime police station has been set up?
Karnataka
West Bengal
Maharashtra
Punjab
Who played the role of Saket Ram in the controversial film________Hey Ram?
Om Puri
Naseeruddin Shah
Kamal Hassan
Shah Rukh Khan
Shekhar Kapoor is working on a film project with which of the following famous composers?
Paul McCartney
Elton John
Andrew Lloyd Webber
John Williams
In which was the film Water being shot before it was halted due to protests?
Varanasi
Kanpur
Allahabad
Delhi
Which of the following cities was not visited of President Bill Clinton during his trip to India?
Agra
Hyderabad
Mumbai
Bangalore
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:
Anil Ambani
Kumarmangalam Birla
N.R. Narayana Murthy
Azim Hasham Premji
Which of the following organizations gives the Kalinga Prize?
Department of Science and Technology
Ministry of Welfare
CSIR
UNESCO
The movie directed by Mira Nair that bagged the Golden Lion at Venice Film Festival is:
Monsoon Wedding
Salaam Bombay
Kamasutra
Mississippi Masala
Who is associated with Narmada Bachao Andolan?
Sunder Lal Bahuguna
Mamata Banerjee
Medha Patkar
A.B Vajpayee
Name the film directed by Manoj Shyamalan that was nominated for the Oscars in 2000.
The Cell
Bombay Boys
The Sixth Sense
Elizabeth
The agricultural scientist to get Nobel Peace prize in 1970 was:
Dr. James Watson
Dr. Kurt Waldheim
Dr. Norman Earnest Borlaug
Dr. M.S.Swaminathan
‘The Album of the Year’ category Grammy Award in the 45th Annual Grammy Awards has been won by:
Britney Speares
Bruce Srringsteen
Norah Jones
Anushka Shankar Pandit
How many Indians have won the Nobel Prize for literature?
2
1
4
3
Who has not been awarded the Pravasi Bhartiya Samman in January 2004?
Sukhi Turner
Meghnad Desai
Kalpana Chawala
Jean Pierre Harrison
The Nobel Prize 2003 for Peace has been awarded to:
Peter Agre
Robert F. Engle
Anthony J. Leggette
Shirin Ebadi
Who has crowned the 2004 Pond’s Femina Miss India-Universe?
None of these
Lakshmi Pandit
Jyoti Brahmin
Sayali Bhagat
Who among the following persons won the Best Actor award at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards function in Singapore in May 2004?
Hrithik Roshan
Akshay Kumar
Shahrukh Khan
Amitabh Bachchan
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’?
Dilip Kumar
Amitabh Bachchan
Om Puri
Amrish Puri
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
Basdeo Pandey
Sam Pitroda
During 2004, Anju Bobby George was given:
None of these
Dronacharaya Award
Dhyan Chand Award
Arjuna Award
Who is the first non-European to win the Nobel prize for Literature?
Sarojini Naidu
Robindranath Tagore
Jawahar Lal Nehru
Mahatma Gandhi
The name of Jaspal Bhatti’s debut movies as a director is :
Sabkuch Ulta Pulta Hai
Hai, Zindigi Bye Zindigi
Mahaul Theek Hai
Ulta Pulta
Sundar Lal Bahuguna is associated with the :
Leprosy Eradication
Bhoodan Movement
Literacy Mission
Chipko Movement
Kaziranga is known for :
Operation Flood
One-horned Rhino
Two-horned Rhino
Project Tiger
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was well-known as a :
Artist
Singer
Politician
Scientist
‘Peace on Earth’ is the message of which of the following festivals?
Dussehra
Christmas
Holi
Diwali
Who gave the Karnatic music its present form
Amjad Ali Khan
Purandaradasa
Thyagaraja
Shyam Shastri
The movie which stars Manoj Bajpai and Reveena Tandon is called :
Dashanan
Shool
Vidroh
Goonda No. 1
Which of the following is the new movie by Nagesh Kukunoor of ‘Hyderabad Blues’?
Bombay Girls
Rockford
Split Wide Open
Bugaboo
Name the director who is working on a film on the life and times of Nelson Mandela?
Martin Scorcese
John Wu
Steven Speilberg
Shekhar Kapoor
The recent Supreme Court Judgment on the Sardar Sarovar Dam project on the Narmada river has allowed construction of the dam upto what height?
138.6 meters
110 meters
90 meters
70 meters
To which State does Dr. Rajkumar, the film actor who was kidnapped by Veerappan, belong?
Andhra Pradesh
Kerala
Karnataka
Tamil Nadu
Who collaborated with the rock group U2 to write the lyrics for the song The Ground Beneath Her Feat?
Shashi Tharoor
Salman Rushdie
Arundhati Roy
Vikram Seth
For which of the following products advertisements does Hrithik Roshan appear :
Maruti
MRF
Coca Cola
Pepsi
Who is the director of the film Mission Kashmir?
Subhash Ghai
E. Niwas
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
Nelson Mandela
Yasser Arafat
Boutros-Boutros Ghali
Who was awarded the Nobel Prize for peace in the year 2000?
Hideki Shirakawa
Eric Kandel
Kim Dae-Jung
Ehud Barak
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