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Which of the following states saw a series of protests against the Armed Forces Powers Act in 2004?
Andhra Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
Mizoram
Manipur
Recently Central Government has announced an increase in the minimum wages from the present Rs.50 to:
Rs.60
Rs.100
Rs.65
Rs.66
….. has been appointed the Chairman of film Censor Board in October 2003.
Dilip Kumar
Dev Anand
Amrish Puri
Anupam Kher
Shimla Agreement was signed by the Prime Minister of India and Pakistan in:
1971
1972
1965
1962
Bhappi Lahiri won a case of Plagiarism against which US based singer?
P.M. Dawn
Dr. Dre
L.L. Collj
Jeniffer Lopez
Who was the Chief Guest at the 53rd Republic Day Parade in New Delhi in January 2002?
Jacques Chirac
Sam Nujoma
Jigme S. Wangchuck
Cessam Uttem
Whose last reported words were Don’t worry Relax!’?
Mahatma Gandhi
Indira Gandhi
Rajiv Gandhi
Ssanjay Gandhi
Who is the Chairperson of the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA)?
L. M. Singhvi
Sonia Gandhi
Sushma Swaraj
Vijayantimala Bali
In September 2002, the Cauvery River Authority (CRA) has scaled down the quantum of water to be released by:
Tamil Nadu to Karnataka
Karnataka to Tamil Nadu
Karnataka to Andhra Pradesh
Tamil Nadu to Kerala
Prayagraj is the new name of which of the following cities?
Luchnow
Bangalore
Patna
Allahabad
In which of the following States of India, the first cyber crime police station has been set up?
Punjab
Maharashtra
West Bengal
Karnataka
Who played the role of Saket Ram in the controversial film________Hey Ram?
Shah Rukh Khan
Kamal Hassan
Naseeruddin Shah
Om Puri
Shekhar Kapoor is working on a film project with which of the following famous composers?
John Williams
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Elton John
Paul McCartney
In which was the film Water being shot before it was halted due to protests?
Delhi
Allahabad
Kanpur
Varanasi
Which of the following cities was not visited of President Bill Clinton during his trip to India?
Bangalore
Mumbai
Hyderabad
Agra
K.S. Sudarshan took over as the head of which organisation recently?
Vishwa Hindu Parishad
Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh
Swadeshi Jagran Manch
Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh
Dronacharya Awards are given:
To outstanding athletes
To outstanding coaches
For best performance in Archery
For Invention in Science
The 2001 Lal Bahadu Shastri National Award for Excellence in Public Administration and Management Science has been conferred on:
Azim Hasham Premji
N.R. Narayana Murthy
Kumarmangalam Birla
Anil Ambani
Which of the following organizations gives the Kalinga Prize?
UNESCO
CSIR
Ministry of Welfare
Department of Science and Technology
The movie directed by Mira Nair that bagged the Golden Lion at Venice Film Festival is:
Mississippi Masala
Kamasutra
Salaam Bombay
Monsoon Wedding
Who is associated with Narmada Bachao Andolan?
A.B Vajpayee
Medha Patkar
Mamata Banerjee
Sunder Lal Bahuguna
Name the film directed by Manoj Shyamalan that was nominated for the Oscars in 2000.
Elizabeth
The Sixth Sense
Bombay Boys
The Cell
The agricultural scientist to get Nobel Peace prize in 1970 was:
Dr. M.S.Swaminathan
Dr. Norman Earnest Borlaug
Dr. Kurt Waldheim
Dr. James Watson
‘The Album of the Year’ category Grammy Award in the 45th Annual Grammy Awards has been won by:
Anushka Shankar Pandit
Norah Jones
Bruce Srringsteen
Britney Speares
How many Indians have won the Nobel Prize for literature?
3
4
1
2
Who has not been awarded the Pravasi Bhartiya Samman in January 2004?
Jean Pierre Harrison
Kalpana Chawala
Meghnad Desai
Sukhi Turner
The Nobel Prize 2003 for Peace has been awarded to:
Shirin Ebadi
Anthony J. Leggette
Robert F. Engle
Peter Agre
Who has crowned the 2004 Pond’s Femina Miss India-Universe?
Sayali Bhagat
Jyoti Brahmin
Lakshmi Pandit
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?
Amitabh Bachchan
Shahrukh Khan
Akshay Kumar
Hrithik Roshan
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’?
Amrish Puri
Om Puri
Amitabh Bachchan
Dilip Kumar
Miss Universe 2004, Jennifer Hawkins of Australia is a:
Model and dancer
Singer and dancer
Model and sportsperson
Dancer and sportsperson
Who among the following has/have been presented with the Pravasi Bhartiya Samman in January 2005?
Sam Pitroda
Basdeo Pandey
Lord Bhikhu Chhotalal Parekh
All of these
During 2004, Anju Bobby George was given:
Arjuna Award
Dhyan Chand Award
Dronacharaya Award
None of these
Who is the first non-European to win the Nobel prize for Literature?
Mahatma Gandhi
Jawahar Lal Nehru
Robindranath Tagore
Sarojini Naidu
The name of Jaspal Bhatti’s debut movies as a director is :
Ulta Pulta
Mahaul Theek Hai
Hai, Zindigi Bye Zindigi
Sabkuch Ulta Pulta Hai
Sundar Lal Bahuguna is associated with the :
Chipko Movement
Literacy Mission
Bhoodan Movement
Leprosy Eradication
Kaziranga is known for :
Project Tiger
Two-horned Rhino
One-horned Rhino
Operation Flood
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was well-known as a :
Scientist
Politician
Singer
Artist
‘Peace on Earth’ is the message of which of the following festivals?
Diwali
Holi
Christmas
Dussehra
Who gave the Karnatic music its present form
Shyam Shastri
Thyagaraja
Purandaradasa
Amjad Ali Khan
The movie which stars Manoj Bajpai and Reveena Tandon is called :
Goonda No. 1
Vidroh
Shool
Dashanan
Which of the following is the new movie by Nagesh Kukunoor of ‘Hyderabad Blues’?
Bugaboo
Split Wide Open
Rockford
Bombay Girls
Name the director who is working on a film on the life and times of Nelson Mandela?
Shekhar Kapoor
Steven Speilberg
John Wu
Martin Scorcese
The recent Supreme Court Judgment on the Sardar Sarovar Dam project on the Narmada river has allowed construction of the dam upto what height?
70 meters
90 meters
110 meters
138.6 meters
To which State does Dr. Rajkumar, the film actor who was kidnapped by Veerappan, belong?
Tamil Nadu
Karnataka
Kerala
Andhra Pradesh
Who collaborated with the rock group U2 to write the lyrics for the song The Ground Beneath Her Feat?
Vikram Seth
Arundhati Roy
Salman Rushdie
Shashi Tharoor
For which of the following products advertisements does Hrithik Roshan appear :
Pepsi
Coca Cola
MRF
Maruti
Who is the director of the film Mission Kashmir?
Ram Gopal Verma
Vidhu Vinod Chopra
E. Niwas
Subhash Ghai
Who among the following is NOT a recipient of the Jawahar Lal Nehru Award for International Understanding?
Boutros-Boutros Ghali
Yasser Arafat
Nelson Mandela
Aung San Suu Kyi
Who was awarded the Nobel Prize for peace in the year 2000?
Ehud Barak
Kim Dae-Jung
Eric Kandel
Hideki Shirakawa
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