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IAS prelims gk, 18th November 2011

Which country is set to rebuild Srilanka's war-ravaged railway tracks in Northern province?

Where is 3-day cultural festival titled Octave 2011 held?

Which most awaited Superfast Express was flagged off by chief minister Arjun Munda recently?
Hatia-Pune Superfast Express

How many records were created on the inaugural day of Senior National Aquatic Championships?
4 records

Who is the president of Karnataka State Cooperative Federation?
Where was All India Cooperative week held in Karnataka?

Which express was flagged off by Nagaland chief minister recently, in turn connecting Nagaland to mainland and bringing Nagaland into railway network of India?
Dimapur-Kamakhya Nagaland Express

Name the former Philippine president who was arrested recently for electoral fraud.
Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

Against which company did Suzuki terminate its alliance recently?

Which is the new facebook app introduced by paypal that lets people send money to other users within the facebook network?
Send money

Which company is set to buy network access security providing company called "Avenda Systems"
Aruba Networks

What is the name of the online game developing company which is been acquired by Sega?
Three Rings Design

Which is the latest and the first ultrabook launched by HP recently?
HP Folio

Name the investor whom HP inducted into its board.
Ralph Whitworth

At what value Motorola Mobility is set to be sold to Google?
$12.5 billion

Which community leadership was presented with 'Transforming Our World' at 12th Indo-American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Houston?
Swatantra Jain of Vinmar International and Avinash Ahuja of Magnum Producing Company

To which UN's commission has India been re-elected and name its member?
UN's International Law Commission and Narinder Singh