Test and build your general knowledge on current affairs questions with answers based on April 10, 2014 major events.
- Name the India’s first aircraft carrier which saw action in the 1971 India-Pakistan war sold for 60 crore?
- INS Vikrant
- Dassault Mirage 2000
- SEPECAT Jaguar
- Ilyushin Il-76 Candid
- Which former cricketer refused to work as Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) Chief Selector?
- Aamer Sohail
- Saleem Malik
- Rashid Latif
- Waqar Younis
- Which among the following car company to recall 44,989 units of Innova in India?
- Hyundai Motor India Limited
- Toyota Motor Corporation
- Maruti Suzuki India Limited
- Tata Motors Limited
- Name the Australia’s triple Olympic gold medalist swimming champion who recently announced his retirement?
- Katie Hoff
- Natalie Coughlin
- Leryn Franco
- Stephanie Rice
- 645% jump in the number of people injecting steroids in-
- United Kingdom
- Saudi Arbia
- Who has been re-elected as North Korean leader?
- Pak Pong-ju
- Choe Ryong-hae
- Dennis Rodman
- Kim Jong-un
- Which company sells its pet food brands to Mars for $2.9 billion?
- Procter & Gamble Co.
- Dabur India Limited
- Nestlé India
- Emami India Limited
- Who among the following cricketer named Mumbai Indians Icon?
- Anil Kumble
- Shaun Pollock
- Sachin Tendulkar
- Robin Singh
- At least 23 people were killed and nearly 120 injured in serial bombing in-
- Which Indian cricketer named one of Wisden’s Five Cricketers of the Year?
- Rohit Sharma
- Mahendra Singh Dhoni
- Virat Kohli
- Shikar Dhawan
INS Vikrant: India’s first aircraft carrier INS Vikrant which saw action in the 1971 India-Pakistan war, has been auctioned and sold to a ship-breaker for Rs 60 crore, an official said in Mumbai on Wednesday.
Rashid Latif: Former test cricketer Rashid Latif has refused to work as Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) Chief Selector. Rashid Latif was nominated on February 26 for the post replacing Azhar Khan, however, the former test cricketer dismissed the offer.
Toyota Motor Corporation: Indo-Japanese joint venture Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) on Wednesday said it is recalling 44,989 units of the multi-utility vehicle Innova manufactured between February 2005 and December 2008.
Stephanie Rice: Australias triple Olympic gold medallist Stephanie Rice on Wednesday retired from competitive swimming at the age of 25.
United Kingdom: There is a 645% jump in the number of people injecting steroids in United Kingdom to pump up muscles a move that comes with potential serious side effects like acne, hair loss, shrunken testicles, failed fertility, liver and heart problems.
Kim Jong-un: Kim Jong-un was on Wednesday re-elected as North Koreas leader, state media said, as parliament met in a session closely watched for power shifts in the secretive regime following the shock execution of his once-powerful uncle.
Procter & Gamble Co.: Procter & Gamble is selling some of its pet food brands to Mars for $2.9 billion as part of turnaround plan that includes concentrating on profitable core businesses.
Sachin Tendulkar: Mumbai Indians named Sachin Tendulkar as their icon.Sachin has been an integral part of Mumbai Indians and a source of inspiration for the team ever since its inception.
Pakistan: At least 23 people were killed and nearly 120 injured when a powerful bomb went off at a crowded marketplace in Islamabad early on Wednesday.
Shikar Dhawan: India’s swashbuckling opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan has been named as one of the Five Cricketers of the Year, an honour dating back to 1889, by Wisden for his performance in 2013.