The Asian Awards is an award ceremony which takes place in the United Kingdom that recognises and rewards exemplary achievement across 14 categories that include business, philanthropy, entertainment, culture and sport. Kunal Nayyar has been 2017 Asian Award recipient for the outstanding achievement in Cinema.
Q2. Who amongst the following is the author of the book “Rekha : The untold story” a biography on a veteran actress Rekha?
निम्नलिखित में से किस लेखक द्वारा अनुभवी अभिनेत्री रेखा की जीवनी “रेखा : द अनटोल्ड स्टोरी” लिखी गयी है?
Rekha: The Untold Story, is the biography of superstar Rekha by journalist Yasser Usman, suggests that the real reason she abandoned Bollywood was that the industry treated her disgracefully, with scandalous misogyny, after the suicide of her husband, Mukesh Agarwal, in 1990.
Q3. Which among the following country exited from Trans Pacific Partnership (TTP) in Jan 2017 ?
निम्नलिखित में से कौन सा देश जनवरी 2017 में ट्रांस पैसिफिक पार्टनरशिप से बाहर निकल गया?
US President-elect Donald Trump’s has resolved to undo the Obama administration’s recalibration of Asia-Pacific strategic equations by pulling out of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement. The agreement was signed this year after seven years of protracted negotiations between 12 Pacific Rim countries.
Q4. Which of the following country doesn’t matches to its famous tourist place?
निम्नलिखित में से कौन सा देश अपने प्रसिद्ध पर्यटन स्थल से मेल नहीं खाता?
(a) China – Great Wall of China/ चीन – चीन की विशाल दीवार
(b) Bhutan – Paro Taktsang/ भूटान – ताकसाड
(c) Nepal – Pashupatinath Temple/ नेपाल – पशुपतिनाथ मंदिर
(d) Sri Lanka – Padmanabhaswamy Temple/ श्रीलंका – पद्मनाभस्वामी मंदिर
Padmanabhaswamy Temple is located in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. The temple is built in an intricate fusion of the indigenous Kerala style and the Dravidian style (kovil) of architecture associated with the temples located in the neighbouring state of Tamil Nadu, featuring high walls, and a 16th-century Gopuram.
Q5. Who has recently been awarded with Nobel Prize for peace in 2016?
हाल ही में, 2016 का शांति के लिए नोबेल पुरस्कार किसे दिया गया है?
Tharoor has now converted that ‘viral’ Oxford union speech into a new book, `An Era of Darkness’ in which he expands his theme of the evil, heartless, greedy and racist British mercilessly exploiting India, impoverishing its people, stealing its riches, destroying its social fabric and leaving it with a ruined economy, dysfunctional democracy and confused modernity, with even the so-called gains of colonialism like the English language and the railway network being only very mixed blessings.
Q7. With which country India has recently decided to partner with for strategic storage of crude oil in southern India?
भारत ने हाल ही में किस देश के साथ मिलकर दक्षिण भारत में कच्चे तेल का रणनीतिक भंडार बनाने का फैसला लिया है?
(a) Iran/ ईरान
(b) Iraq/ इराक
(c) United Arab Emirates/ संयुक्त अरब अमीरात
(d) United States of America/ संयुक्त राज्य अमेरिका
Since the 17th century the official name of Bhutan has been Druk yul, country of the Drukpa Lineage, the Dragon People, or the Land of the Thunder Dragon, a reference to the country’s dominant Buddhist sect and Bhutan only appears in English-language official correspondence.
Q9. Who among the following is a Sanjay Chopra Award recipient for 2016?
निम्नलिखित में से कौन 2016 के संजय चोपड़ा पुरस्कार प्राप्तकर्ता है?
Former Australian captain Michael Clarke has launched his autobiography titled “My Story” at Kolkata. Michael John Clarke, is a former international cricketer and captain of Australia. He led Australia to their 5th Cricket World Cup triumph when his team defeated New Zealand in the final of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 at the MCG.
Q11. Which country has approved more than 500 new settler homes in East Jerusalem?
किस देश ने पूर्वी येरुशलम में 500 से अधिक आबादकार घरों की अनुमति दी है?
The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is the regional intergovernmental organization and geopolitical union of nations in South Asia. Its member states include Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, the Maldives, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
Q13. Who is the recipient of Arjuna Award 2016 in the field of athletics?
एथलेटिक्स के क्षेत्र में 2016 के अर्जुन पुरस्कार प्राप्तकर्ता कौन है?
The book “Six Machine: I Don’t Like Cricket … I Love It” is the autobiography of Chris Gayle, a Jamaican cricketer who plays international cricket for the West Indies. The book chronicles how a shy, skinny kid from a tin-roofed shack in the back streets of Kingston became one of the most well-known stars in the global cricketing arena. The story tells of more than just sporting genius; it is a compelling narrative of Chris’ struggle, of battling prejudices and still emerging unscathed with a broad smile on his face.
Q15. Which country is headed towards a confrontation over Gibraltar with Spain?
कौन सा देश जिब्रालटर के कारण स्पेन के साथ विवाद की ओर अग्रसर है?