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IPS Sample question and answers, 11th November 2011

Name the Mexican Interior Minister who was killed in a helicopter crash recently.
Francisco Blake

Which tennis icon won the 800th match of his career?
Roger Federer

Which airlines recommendation to financial bail out appears to have failed?
Kingfisher Airlines

Name the Nobel laureate who is set to lead Liberian peace initiative.
Laymah Gbowee
Which continent is fast-emerging IT market, as the name dark continent fades off?

Which scenes have been banned by Indian Government in movies and TV recently?
Smoking scenes

With what motto has SAARC summit 2011 concluded?
Building bridges, Resolve to fight terrorism and implementation of South Asian Free Trade Agreement (SAFTA)

What is the increased interest rate for savings in Post office in India?
4 percent

Where has the biggest ever diamond unearthed in India?
37.68 carat diamond has been unearthed by NMDC at Panna in Madhya Pradesh

Which country would host 18th SAARC summit in 2012?

Name the high capacity circuit breaker launched by Siemens recently.
1200-KV SF6 circuit breaker with evacuation capacity of 8000MW