Test and build your general knowledge on current affairs questions with answers based on February 09, 2014 major events.
- Which golf player won the Allianz Championship in payoff?
- David Frost
- Michael Allen
- John Cook
- Dan Forsman
- Which among the following to draft Aam Aadmi Party’s Uttar Pradesh document vision for Lok Sabha elections?
- Yogendra Yadav
- Kumar Vishwas
- Prashant Bhushan
- Adarsh Shastri
- At least 51 foreigners held with 22 satellite phones in-
- West Bengal
- Andhra Pradesh
- Which among the following player won the first gold medal of Sochi Olympics?
- Sage Kotsenburg
- Torstein Horgmo
- Mark McMorris
- Sebastien Toutant
- Name the United Kingdom Immigration minister who quit his post over illegal immigrant cleaner?
- Damian Green
- Mark Harper
- James Brokenshire
- Yvette Cooper
- Who among the following has been nominated for the 2014 Children’s Nobel Prize?
- Kautilya Pandit
- Afsana Khan
- Gopal Verma
- Malala Yousafzai
- Who has been likely to be appointed as new chief of BJP’s Delhi unit?
- Arun Jaitley
- Jagdish Mukhi
- Harsh Vardhan
- Sahib Singh Verma
- Which among the following country gets its first McDonald restaurant?
- Name the Shakhtar Donetsk club striker who has been killed in a car crash on 8th February 2014?
- Dmytro Hrechyshkin
- Serhiy Hrybanov
- Maicon Pereira de Oliveira
- Tomáš Hübschman
- Who among the following will become ICC’s first chairman from July 2014?
- Avichi Meiyappa Chettiar
- N. Srinivasan
- Giles Clarke
- Wally Edwards
Michael Allen: Michael Allen won the Allianz Championship on Sunday for his sixth Champions Tour title, beating Duffy Waldorf with a two-putt birdie on the second hole of a playoff.
Adarsh Shastri: Former prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri’s grandson Adarsh Shastri, who quit a cushy MNC job to join Aam Aadmi Party, will draft party’s vision document for UP and manifestoes of 80 constituencies for Lok Sabha elections.
West Bengal: Police raided a resort in the Dooars on Saturday and seized 22 satellite phones from a group of foreign tourists. At least 51 foreigners were held under detention at the resort along with 33 Indians.
Sage Kotsenburg: Sage Kotsenburg tamed the treacherous slopestyle course at the Extreme Park on Saturday with a daring move called the ‘Holy Crail’ and grabbed the first gold medal of the Sochi Olympics.
Mark Harper: Immigration minister Mark Harper has resigned from the government after it emerged his cleaner did not have permission to work in the United Kingdom.
Malala Yousafzai: Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai has been nominated for the World Children’s Prize in Sweden for her crusade for education rights for girls.
Harsh Vardhan: Leader of opposition Harsh Vardhan is likely to be appointed as chief of BJP’s Delhi unit, holding the dual charge till the Lok Sabha election.
Vietnam: Four decades after the Vietnam War ended US fast-food giant McDonald’s opened its first restaurant in the communist country, aiming to lure a rising middle class away from rice and noodles.
Maicon Pereira de Oliveira: Shakhtar Donetsk striker Maicon Pereira de Oliveira died in a car crash in the Ukrainian city on Saturday.
N. Srinivasan: The International Cricket Council Board on Saturday approved a comprehensive resolution relating to the governance. BCCI president N. Srinivasan will become ICC’s fsirst chairman from July 2014.