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Recruitment of 543 Clerks in Bank of Maharashtra

Bank of Maharashtra is inviting the applications from eligible candidates for the post of Clerical cadre.

Details of the Vacancy:

Post -Clerk

No. of Posts - 543

 Qualification - 60% marks in Matriculation/SSLC/SSC and Graduation from a recognized University in any discipline

Age - Minimum age is 18 years

            Maximum age is 28 years

Application fee - Rs.150

Selection criteria - Group Discussion

Payscale - Rs.7200 - Rs.19300

Last date - For applying online 10/5/2012

Andhra Bank 600 Clerical Jobs April 2012 Recruitment

Andhra Bank is inviting the applications for the Clerical Cadre posts, from Indian citizens who have taken the Common Written Examination for Clerical cadre conducted by IBPS in 2011-12.

Details of the Vacancy:

Post -Clerk

No. of Posts - 600

 Qualification - Graduation from a recognized University in any discipline

Age - Minimum age is 18 years

            Maximum age is 28 years

Application fee - Rs.150

Selection criteria - Group Discussion and Personal Interview

Payscale - Rs.7200 - Rs.19300

Last Date: For applying online 5/5/2012

For more details visit

Investrade 2012, Britain's richest man 2012

Who won the Asian Snooker Championship 2012?
Aditya Mehta

Which country may lift ban on women sports clubs?
Saudi Arabia

Who retained the crown as Britain's richest man?
Lakshmi Mittal

Where was the India Investrade 2012 organised by Indian Chamber of Commerce, Kolkata held?
Colombo, Sri Lanka

Which award were the Banana researchers conferred with for their contributions to banana research?
Association for Improvement in Production and Utilisation of Banana - AIPUB fellow awards

New Governor's for Goa, Rajasthan and Uttarkhand, India-Japan economic dialogue

Where in India joint venture of HPCL-Mittal Energy Limited worth Rs.21,500 crore was formally inaugurated by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh?
Bhatinda, Punjab

Who has been appointed as Governor of Goa, Rajasthan and Uttarkhand?
B.V.Wanchoo, Margaret Alva and Aziz Qureshi

Who were given fresh terms as Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra?
E.S.L.Narasimhan and K.Sankaranarayanan

Which Indian state will be showcased at the Cannes Film Festival?

Which 2 Asian countries will hold 1st ever economic dialogue on 30th April 2012?
India and Japan

Name the first of the four Dreamliner aircraft that Air India got from Nikki Haley's state.
Boeing 787

RBI questions and answers

Which is the Central Bank of India?

Reserve Bank of India (RBI)

When did RBI came into existence?

1st April,1935

Where is the Headquarter of RBI located?


Who is the current Governor of RBI?


Who are the present Deputy Governor of RBI?

Subir Gokarn,K.C.Chakrabarty,Anand Sinha and Harun Rashid Khan

In which year was RBI Nationalised?


Which commission is also known as Hilton-Young Commission?

Royal Commission on Indian Currency and Finance

How many Deputy Governors will be in the Board?


Who appoints the directors of the Board?

Government of India

The elected directors will be appointed for how many years?

Four years

United Nations Organization interesting facts

Expand UNO

United Nations Organization

Where is the headquarters of UNO?

New York, USA

On which date UN charter was signed?

26th June,1945

United Nations came into existence from which date?

24th October,1946

How many countries are member to United Nations?

193 countries

What are the aims of United Nations?

International Security
World Peace
Economic Development
Cooperation in International Law
Human Rights
Social Progress

What was replaced by United Nations Organization?

League of Nations

How many languages has been named official by United Nations?

Six languages (English,Chinese,French, Spanish,Arabic and Russian)

How many Principal Organs does United Nations has?


a) The General Assembly
b) The Security Council
c) The Economic and Social COuncil
d) The Secretariat
e) The International Court of Justice
f) The United Nations Trusteeship Council

Which is the top post in United Nations?

Secretary General

Where did the first General Assembly meeting held?

Westminster Central Hall,London

Who gave the name as United N…

Punchlines or Taglines of Public Sector Banks

Allahabad Bank
A tradition of Trust

Andhra Bank
For all your Needs

Bank of Baroda
India's International Bank

Bank of India
Relationship beyond Banking

Bank of Maharashtra
One Family One Bank

Canara Bank
Together we can

Central Bank of India
Central to you since 1911

Corporation Bank
Prosperity for all

Dena Bank
Trusted Family Bank

Banking for all

Indian Bank
Your Tech-friendly bank

Indian Overseas Bank
Good people to grow with

Oriental Bank of Commerce
Where every individual is committed

Punjab National Bank
The name you can bank upon

State Bank of India
With you - all the way

Syndicate Bank
Faithful Friendly

UCO Bank
Honours your trust

Union Bank of India
Good people to bank with

United Bank of India
The bank that begins with "U"

Vijaya Bank
A friend you can bank upon

State Bank of Mysore
Working for a better tomorrow

State Bank of Hyderabad
You can always bank on us

State Bank of Patiala
Blending Modernity with Tradition

State Bank of Travancore
A Long Tradition of Trust

Grand old lady of Indian cinema,International Court of Justice

Name the Barcelona coach who stepped down as Vilanova takes over.
Pep Guardiola

Which process has been made mandatory for banks by RBI in case of Bank customers who change jobs or locations?
Allowing transfer of accounts from branch to branch within banks

Name the Grand old lady of Indian cinema who turned 100 years recently.
Zohra Sehgal

What percentage of voting rights in the private sector banks have been retained as per the Banking Laws(Amendment) Bill 2011?

Name the Indian who has been elected to the International Court of Justice(IJC) as World court judge.
Justice Dalveer Bhandari

Italian scooter Vespa back to India, Olympic day movement June 2012

Name the spy satellite launched by ISRO recently.

Which Olympic Association in Indiawill observe Olympic Day movement jointly with the International Olympic Committee from June 23rd to June 30th 2012?
Jharkhand Olympic Association

Which countries economy is in its 2nd recession since the financial crisis?
Britain's economy

Which cricket player and lady actor were recommended for Rajya Sabha membership in India?
Sachin Tendulkar and Rekha

Name the Indian origin entrepreneur and educator who is named as the Goodwill Ambassador for Education Partnerships for UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO).

Name the scooter model launched by Italian scooter brand Vespa which has made a comeback after over a decade in the Indian market.
Vespa LX125 priced at around Rs.70,000

Attitude Daksha Tablet online booking

Telmoco, a trivandrum based company has launched a tablet named Attitude Daksha targetting the student community and in competition with Aakash tablet which witnessed a huge demand after the launch.Attitude Daksha is set to be available in the market from 15th May,2012.

Specifications of Attitude Daksha

It comes with 5 point Capacitive touch screen

Powered by 1.2 GHZ ARM Cortex A8 processor

It has an inbuilt 512 MB DDR3 RAM

It has an inbuilt HDMI port

Micro SD slot is available to connect the memory cards

Unique feature of Attitude Daksha tablet is having a Micro USB port and OTG connector to connect a 3G Dongle for faster internet experience

We can also connect RJ45 LAN cable to browse the internet

Daksha supports Wifi connectivity

Attitude Daksha is powered by 3800 mah battery which gives backup of over 6 hours

Book Attitude Daksha Tablet Online for Rs.5399

Many companies are aggressively targetting the potential Tablet market in India. Its a wait and watch game for many of them to get the best…

Anti-malaria drug by India, 51 year old climbed Mt.Everest for 21st time

Which 2 Asian countries are likely to sign liberalised visa agreement?
India and Pakistan

Which country's outlook was cut from stable to negative by Standard and Poor's?

Who is appointed as India president by Rolls-Royce?
Kishore Jayaraman

Who has been elected as Mayor and Deputy Mayor of Bangalore?
D.Venkatesh Murthy and L.Srinivas

Name the native anti-malaria drug launched by India.

Which country successfully tested the launch of Hatf IV Shaheen-1A weapon system?

Name the 51 year old who scaled Mt.Everest for 21st time.
Apa Sherpa

Children with disability in Right to Education Act

Which Australian-based company pulled out one of its hedge funds from investing in Indian market?

Who stepped down as United Russia party chief?
Vladimir Putin

Which European nation has plunged back into recession in the 1st quarter of 2012?

What percentage of reduced VAT will Andhra Pradesh Government will levy on any level of business turnover above Rs.7.5 lakh to the textile traders?

Bill to include children with disabilities under which Act was recently passed by Rajya Sabha recently?
Right to Education Act

IIT-Bombay in New York, Import of basmati rice to China

Where will IIT-Bombay along with 5 other universities establish centre for urban science and progress?
Brooklyn, New York

Which Indian retail chain will open its 100th outlet in Abu Dhabi?

Who registered his 3rd win at the 28th Asian Snooker Championship held at Doha, Qatar?
Aditya Mehta

What is the proposed long-term capital gain tax cut on investments made by private equity funds into shares of unlisted companies in India?

Which country allowed import of basmati rice from India recently?

Name the oldest marathon runner in the world who ended his participation in full marathon.
Fauja Singh

Bahrain Grand Prix 2012, Australian speaker quit

Name the Australian speaker who quit recently following allegations of sexual harassment and fraud.
Peter Slipper

Name the former India player who will join Kerala Cricket Association as the consultant head coach.
Sujith Somasundar

Who won the Bahrain Grand Prix 2012?
Sebastian Vettel

Who was named as Player of the Year by England's Professional Footballer's Association?
Robin van Persie

Who won the 8th straight title at the Monte Carlo Masters 2012?
Rafael Nadal

Name the South African who won the Volvo China Open 2012.
Branden Grace

Agni V by DRDO Quiz

Which missile was launched by India on 19th April,2012

Agni V

What type of missile was is Agni V?

Its a Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

Agni V missile is developed by which organisation?

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)

Where was Agni V being test fired?

Wheeler Island,Orissa

What is the weight of Agni V missile?

50000 kg

What is the range of Agni V missile?

5000 km to 8000 km

In which year Agni V is expected to be operational?

2014 or 2015

Current Bank rates in India April 2012

The current interest rates after the Monetary Policy review meet held on 17th April 2012 are:

Bank rate - 9%

Repo Rate - 8%

Reverse Repo rate - 7%

Cash Reserve Ratio - 4.75%

Statutory Liquidity Ratio - 24%

Base Rate - 10% to 10.75%

Deposit Rates - 8.5% to 9.25%

e-toll collection plaza in India, RBI rate cute 2012

How much basis points did RBI cut key rates after 3 years?
50 basis points

Name the Master Card's President and CEO who has been elected next chairman of the US-India Business Council?
Ajay Banga

Which Indian FMCG company crossed $1 billion mark in 2011-12?
Dabur India

Where in India first e-toll plaza will be inaugurated?
Chandimandir near Punchkula in Haryana on Delhi-Chandigarh highway

Which 14 year old ICC cricket tournament would end after 2013?
ICC Champions Trophy

Pulitzer Prize 2012 list of winners

Complete list of winners of Pulitzer Award for the year 2012



Public Service
The Philadelphia Inquirer

Breaking News Reporting
The Tuscaloosa(Ala.) News Staff

Investigative Reporting
Matt Apuzzo,Adam Goldman,Eileen Sullivan & Chris Hawley of the Associated Press AND Michael J.Berens & Ken Armstrong of The Seattle Times

Explanatory Reporting
David Kocieniewski of The New York Times

Local Reporting
Sara Ganim and members of The Patriot

National Reporting
David Wood of The Huffington Post

International Reporting
Jeffrey Gettleman of The New York Times

Feature Writing
Eli Sanders of The Stranger,a Seattle(Wash)

Mary Schmich of The Chicago Tribune

Wesley Morris

Editorial Cartooning
Matt Wuerker of POLITICO

Breaking News Photography
Massoud Hossaini of Agence France-Presse

Feature Photography
Craig F.Walker of The Denver Post

Letters, Drama and Music


Water by The Spoonful by Quiara Alegria Hudes

Malcolm X:A Life of Reinvention by The Late MA…

Current Affairs of April 14th 2012 - Hockey players brand ambassadors

Name the Ex Pakistan all-rounder who is set to play in IPL for Kings XI Punjab.

Azhar Mahmood

Which state has included services of the petroleum industry, including that provided by tanker operations as essential services under the state's Essential Services Maintenance Act 1971, (Act 20 of 1971)?

Andhra Pradesh

Which Indian state's 100th anniversary was celebrated recently?


Who replaces Simon Leung chief executive of the greater China region of Microsoft?

Ralph Haupter

Name the Hockey players, star trio whom Jaypee Cements signed as its brand ambassadors.

Sandeep Singh, Sardar Singh and Shivendra

Who was unanimously elected as President of the Athletics Federation of India?

Adille Sumariwalla

Which company has taken initiative to provide logistics and multi-modal transportation in an integrated manner to the remote areas of North-East region in India?


Integrated Check Post India-Pakistan, AICTE job portal

India has recently decided to allow Foreign Direct Investment from which Asian country?

US-based Turner Broadcasting System, a Time Warner company has decided to shut which Hindi general entertainment channel in India?
Imagine TV

What value of equity infusion did Air India get spread over a period of 9 years?
Rs.30,000 crore

Which countries Prime Minister made a maiden visit to meet Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi?
British Prime Minister David Cameron

Where in India Integrated Check Post was inaugurated on the occasion of Baisakhi to enhance trade between India-Pakistan?

Which education council in India would have its own job portal for the students of technical and professional institutions?
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)

Which 2 countries have agreed to resume dialogue on disarmament and non-proliferation after a gap of 9 years?
India and China

Which hyderabad based Business school signed MoU with Karachi-based Institute of Business Administr…

Current Affairs April 2012 - Iran's top oil client

To which game is Sultan Azlan Shah Cup tournament related to and where will the 21st Sultan Azlan Shah Cup tournament will be held?
Hockey. Ipoh, Malaysia

Which act was amended to include compulsory registration of marriages in India?
Registration of Births and Deaths Act, 1969

Which bill was approved to regulate Government purchases of above Rs.50 lakh through a transparent bidding process?
Public Procurement Bill

Which country and at what percentage logged fastest exports growth in 2011 as per WTO report?
India at 16%

Where in Himachal Pradesh Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) would be opened?
Una district

What denominations of currency notes will RBI introduce bearing rupee symbol?
Rs.20 and Rs.50 currency notes

Name the index on which NSE is set to launch derivative trade.
FTSE 100 index

What percentage and value of US based Max New York Life Insurance was sold to Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance (MSI)?
26% and Rs.2,731 crore

Which country replaced China as Iran's top oil client?

1st Indian tv channel in China,Youngest Indian boxer London Olympics 2012

Name the youngest Indian boxer who qualified for London Olympics 2012.
Shiva Thapa

What percentage hike was allocated for Karnataka by Planning Commission for current fiscal 2012-13 in the 12th Plan?

Who will be the sports ambassador for the state of Haryana?
Leander Paes

Which category of women will be allowed to participate in the Miss Universe beauty pageant from next year?
Transgender women

Which rank does Bangalore hold as preferred entrepreneurial locations worldwide?
9th rank

Which TV has become the first Indian television channel to enter the Chinese market?
Zee TV

Shimla first traffic tunnel, Water taxis and air-conditioned tramps

What value of support was extended by NABARD to the state of Haryana during 2011-12?
Rs.5,091 crore

Name the first traffic tunnel constructed in Shimla town post independence.
Auckland tunnel

Which 2 Master degree in the field of Arts would be offered by Mangalore University once approved by Governor?
MA (Bharathanatyam) and MA (Karnatak Music)

Israel has decided to setup its consulate office in which part of India?

Which Indian city is likely to get water taxis and air-conditioned trams?

Name the company with which TTK Prestige signed pact to install its LifeStraw technology for household water purification.
Vestergaard Frandsen

Name the young doctor who is set to become the first foreign national of Indian origin to walk across Antarctica carrying the Indian Flag.
Dr.Alexander Kumar

South Indian state mobile ban in assembly, World Performance car of the year 2012

Name the car which bagged 2012 World Car Design of the Year Award.
Range Rover Evoque

Which car won the 2012 World Performance Car of the Year award?
Porsche 911

Which South Indian state banned mobile phone in assembly?
Tamil Nadu

Delhi Cantonment recently hosted which edition of Delhi Horse Show?
27th Edition

Which 2 countries MP's will play a friendly T20 match on April 13th 2012 at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association stadium?
Indian and British MP's

Name the Turkish Prime Minister who made his first visit to China in 27 years.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Whom did British Queen appoint to the highest female rank in the Royal Victorian Order in recognition to her personal services to monarchy, Buckingham Palace?
Prince Charles's wife Camilla

Which group plans to set up 75 hotels in India in next 3 years taking the number from 15 to 90?
Accor Group

At what value did iGate accepted to delist Patni shares?
Rs.520 per share

Which banks are now allowed by RBI to join electronic payment system?

8th April 2012 - Knowledge Quiz

Name the Indian boxer who qualified for London Olympics 2012.
Vijender Singh

Name the 11th Pakistan President who visited India recently.
Asif Ali Zardari

Name the '60 minutes' interviewer of CBS News who died recently.
Mike Wallace

Which profit making units of PSU's could seek listing and raise funds from the capital market?
Subsidiaries of PSU's

Name the Nobel laureate whom Israel barred from entering the Jewish state.
Gunter Grass

Where in South India the campus of Direct Taxes Regional Training Institute (DTRTI) was inaugurated by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee?

Where does India stand in global ICT ranking as per the reports of World Economic Forum and the business school, INSEAD?
69th rank

Rolls-Royce largest Asia facility, Protein to protect cancer

Who was sworn in as Malawi's President following the death of Bingu wa Mutharika?
Joyce Banda

Where near Nagpur BHEL will setup a fabrication unit?
Sakoli, Bhandara district

Which Asian country made Hindu marriage registration a must by bringing the law in lines with India?

Rolls-Royce opened its largest Asia facility in which country?
Seletar Aerospace Park in Singapore

Name the protein that has been identified to protect cancer and other cells from treatments like chemotheraphy and radiation.

Subrata Roy Stadium Pune Facts

Cricket stadium at Pune has been named after which famous Industrialist?

Subrata Roy

What is the other name of Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium?

MCA Pune International Cricket Centre

What is the seating capacity of the Sahara stadium at Pune?


Which company has designed the Subrata Roy Sahara stadium?

Hopkins Architect, London

What is the cost involved in constructing Sahara stadium?

Rs.300 crore

When did the inauguration of Subrata Roy Sahara stadium took place?

1st April,2012

Who inaugurated Sahara stadium?

Sharad Pawar, ICC President

Which two teams will be the first to play IPL cricket match in Subrata Roy stadium?

Pune Warriors and Kings XI Punjab

Karbonn Smart Tablet launched during IPL 5

We have seen many companies launching tablets after successful launch of Aakash tablet in India. Here comes another Tablet named "Smart" being launched by Karbonn Mobiles. Many companies have already assessed the huge market demand of Tablets in India and they are betting on Indian market. The timing of the launch of Karbonn Smart Tablet is perfect by Karbonn Mobiles by launching during the Indian Premier League. IPL has become like a platform for new product launch. IPL has become a successful sporting event in India which draws a huge crowd. Karbonn Mobile company is also offering the Smart Tablet for the player who takes the Karbonn Kamaal catch

Karbonn Smart Technical Specifications:

It runs on 1.2 Ghz processor

Smart tablet runs on Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) OS

It has 17.8 inch capacitive Multi touch screen

For a better gaming experience it has 3D G-Sensor

Tablet has an inbuilt 2 megapixel camera

It also supports HDMI port to connect Television to the tablet

Memory is exp…

Result of CSK vs Deccan Chargers, Jadeja 5 wickets

Chennai Super Kings who has already lost the inaugural match played against Mumbai Indians at Chennai was under pressure to win this game.Their second match in IPL season 5 was against Deccan Chargers played at Vishakapatnam. Deccan Chargers playing their first game in front of the home crowd gives an advantage for them.Million dollar boy Ravindra Jadeja played remarkably well in this game and his all round performance led Chennai Super Kings to clinch the first win in IPL season 5.

Deccan chargers won the toss and they opt to bowl

Result : Chennai Super Kings won the match by 74 runs

Match Summary

Chennai Super Kings scored 193 runs by losing 6 wickets in 20 overs (run rate of 9.65 per over)

Top Scorers - Ravindra Jadeja scored 48 runs in 29 balls which included 3  Four's and 3 Sixes

Dwayne Bravo scored 43 runs in just 18 balls which included 5 Sixes

Best Bowler - Dale Steyn took 2 wickets by giving away 26 runs in 4 overs

Deccan Chargers scored 119 runs allout in 17.1 overs (run rate of…

Rajasthan Spices Board's 1st spices park

When was 63rd Rajasthan Day celebrated?
5th April 2012

Where in Rajasthan Spices Board's first Spices Park is setup?

Which Asian country recently became member of Consultative Group to Assist the Poor(CGAP)?

Who won her 6th world sprint title at the world track cycling championships 2012?
Victoria Pendleton

Name the Malawi President who died after heart attack.
Bingu wa Mutharika

Micromax Funbook TV commercial

Micromax has entered the tablet market in India with a bang offering the digital content and more apps. Micromax has targeted the student community for this product. Here is a short commercial of Micromax Funbook

Micromax Funbook Tablet with Pearson and Everonn content

With the tablet PC's getting popular in India we witnessed so many companies coming up with a tablet pc's at a very nominal cost. But Micromax has taken a step further in intorducing a Tablet named as Micromax Funbook with a tagline "Pass hoga Timepass bhi hoga"

Micromax Funbook tablet comprises of educational apps, entertainment apps, games apps. It acts as a one device for all the needs.

Micromax has tied up with some famous brand names in the field of Education such as Pearson and Everonn to provide the digital content (E-content).

Micromax Funbook Specifications :

Micromax Funbook runs on OS Android 4.0 platform (Ice Cream Sandwich)

It runs on 1.2 ghz Cortex A8 processor (Dual ). It also has Dual Mali 2D/3D video processor which helps in processing of multimedia content much faster

Funbook is a 7 inch Capacitive tablet

It has 4 GB Flashdrive and can be expandable upto 32 GB


Funbook has an inbuilt VGA camera.

Funbook supports 3G and also supports Wifi


Match Result Royal Challengers Vs Delhi Daredevils

RCB won its first match in IPL season 5.This match was played against Delhi Daredevils at M.Chinnaswamy stadium,Bangalore. Delhi Daredevils won the toss and elected to field. It was a good start for RCB as Mcdonald started hitting few boundaries and six but after few overs the match swung in favour of Delhi Daredevils. After 15 overs Bangalore witnessed a rocking performance by RCB batsmen AB De Villiers. The match saw a turnaround and RCB team scored a defendable total of 157.

Result - RCB won the match by  20 runs

Match Summary

 Royal Challengers scored 157 runs in 20 overs by losing 8 wickets (run rate of 7.85 per over)

Top Scorers - AB De Villiers scored 64 runs in 42 balls which included 6 Four's and 2 Six

 A Mcdonald scored 30 runs in 19 balls which included 4 Four's and 2 Six

Best Bowler - Bracewell took 3 wickets by giving away 32 runs in 4 overs

Delhi Daredevils scored 137 runs in 20 overs by losing 7 wickets (run rate of6. 85 per over)

Top Scorers - Naman Ojha scored 33 runs…

Match result Rajasthan Royals vs Kings XI Punjab

Rajasthan Royals won the match easily by 31 runs against Kings XI Punjab played at Sawai Mansingh Stadium,Jaipur. Kings Xi Punjab won the toss and asked Rajasthan Royals to Bat first. Rajasthan Royals skipper Rahul Dravid and Ajinkya Rahane started the proceedings. They got a good start and capitalized it at the end. Ajinkya Rahane was star performer in the batting department in the match. He scored an astonishing knock of 98 in just 66 balls. At the end the match witnessed another player from the team who emerged as an outstanding player in the match i.e., Cooper. He was a performer in all the departments Batting,Bowling and Fielding.

Match Summary

Rajasthan Royals scored 191 runs in 20 overs by losing 4 wickets (run rate of 9.55 per over)

Top Scorers - Ajinkya Rahane scored 98 runs in 66 balls which included 16 Four's and 1 Six

Rahul Dravid scored 28 runs in 24 balls which included 3 Four's

Best Bowler - Faulkner took 2 wickets by giving away 41 runs in 4 overs

Kings XI Punjab sc…

IOB micro branches, USA smallest town for sale

Which bank will set up 1-person micro branches to serve remote areas of the northeastern region financially?
Indian Overseas Bank

Which act does not allow to prosecute(no wife can claim compensation or maintenance) husband's girlfriend?
Protection of Women from Domestic Vilonce Act, 2005

Name the 3 Indian hockey players after whom tube stations in London has been renamed.
Dhyan Chand, Roop Singh and Leslie Claudius

Which nation dropped the facility that allowed Indian and other non-EU students to work for two years after their courses?
United Kingdom

Name the smallest town in the USA which is on sale for an asking price of $100,000.
Buford, Wyoming

Who has been signed up as brand ambassador of Toyota Kirloskar Motors?
Virat Kohli

Name the Yemeni Novel Peace laureate who hinted the Arab world would take less time than Europe to establish democracy.
Tawakul Karman

Result of IPL 5 Match 3 Mumbai Indians vs Pune Warriors

Pune warriors won its first match in the IPL season 5 led by Sourav Ganguly. It was a good team effort from Pune and they excelled in all the departments. Match witnessed some outstanding bowling performance from Pune Warriors bowlers.

Match Summary

Pune Warriors won the match by 29 runs

Mumbai Indians won the toss and chose to field

Pune Warriors scored 129 runs in 20 overs by losing 9 wickets (run rate 6.45 per over)

Top Scorers - Steven Smith scored 39 runs in just 32 balls which included 4 Four's

Robin Uthappa scored 36 runs in 33 balls which included 3 Four's

Best Bowler - Lasith Mlinga took 2 wickets by giving away 16 runs in 4 overs

Mumbai Indians scored 100 runs in 20 overs by losing 9 wickets (run rate 5 per over)

Top Scorers - James Franklin scored 32 runs in 42 balls which included 1 Four

Dinesh Karthik scored 32 runs in 32 balls which included 4 Four's and 1 Six

Best Bowler - Ashok Dinda took 4 wickets by giving away 17 runs in 4 overs

Man of the Match : Steven Smith for h…

List of famous shopping portals in India

Here is a list of famous Shopping Websites in India.




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IPL 5 Match 2 KKR vs Delhi Daredevils result

Delhi Daredevils won the match played against Kolkata Knight Riders in Eden gardens at Kolkata. Virender Sehwag captain of Delhi Daredevils team won the toss and elected to field.Rain delayed the start of the game and it was a 12 over match. Delhi Daredevils reached the target in just 11.1 overs


Kolkata Knight Riders

KKR scored 97 runs in 12 overs (run rate of 8.08 per over)

Top Scorers - Laxmi Ratan Shukla scored 26 runs in just 17 balls which included 1 Four and 2 Sixes

Best Bowler - Morne Morkel clinched 3 wickets by giving away 18 runs in 3 overs

Delhi Daredevils scored 100 runs in just 11.1 overs (run rate of 8.95 per over)

Top Scorers - Irfan Pathan scored 42 runs in just 20 balls which included 2 Four's and 3 Sixes

Best Bowler - Rajat Bhatia took 1 wicket by giving away 7 runs in 1 over

Man of the Match - Irfan Pathan for his knock of 42 runs

IDBI Ultra Small Branches, World's highest longest bridge in China

Name the nuclear submarine which joined Indian Navy.
INS Chakra

Which education company bagged Rs.209 crore order from Assam Government?

Which 2 north Indian states will have pipeline connected oil terminals for supply of diesel, petrol and kerosene?
Jammu and Himachal Pradesh

Which Asian country has issued tender to buy minimum of 30,000 tonnes of basmati rice from India and Pakistan?

Which company has offered its users virtual tour of world's top galleries?

Name the Somali Olympic Committee president and Somali Football Federation chief who were killed by a woman suicide bomber.
Aden Yabarow and Said Mohamed Nur

Name the Serbian President who resigned recently.
Boris Tadic

Who donated 1 million Singapore Dollars to Indian Heritage Centre?
Founder of Singapore-based IT company Si2i Mobility B.K.Modi

Name the world's highest and longest bridge that was officially opened to motorists in China.
Anzhaite Long-span Suspension Bridge in Jishou

Which bank has opened 16 Ultra Small…

Airtel 4G services in Kolkata, BSE CEO to head Tata Sons BD

Name the Gujarati techie whose name has emerged for India's President as the nation has to elect 16th President in July 2012.'
Sam Pitroda

Name the CEO of BSE who will join Tata Group's holding company, Tata Sons and to head the group's business development.
Madhu Kannan

Name the former Acer Chief Executive who was appointed as chief of Lenovo's opeartions in Europe, Middle East and Africa?
Gianfranco Lanci

At what value Air India's restructuring plan was approved by a group of 19 banks led by SBI?
18,000 crore

Which services Airtel is planning to launch in Kolkata in April 2012?
4G services

Name the chairman of the BSkyB satellite broadcaster who quit recently.
James Murdoch

Inaugural match IPL 5 CSK vs Mumbai Indians on 4th April Highlights

Inaugural match of Indian Premier league season 5 will be played between the defending champions Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians at MA Chidambaram Stadium,Chepauk, Chennai

The coin used for the toss is a ninety year old coin.

Mumbai Indians won the toss and elected to bowl

Mumbai Indians playing XI

Harbhajan Singh,A Rayudu,Rohit Sharma,Sachin Tendulkar,J Franklin,Pragyan Ojha,R Levi,Malinga,Dinesh Karthik,Pollard,A Ahmed

Chennai Super Kings XI

MS Dhoni,D Bollinger,Suresh Raina,Murali Vijay,Du Pleiss,Jakati,D Bravo,Badrinath,Albie Morkel,Ravindra Jadeja,R Ashwin

Scorecard summary:

Chennai Super Kings scored 112 runs in 19.5 overs by losing all the wickets.

Top Scorer - Suresh Raina 36 runs in 26 balls

Best bowler - Pollard took 2 wickets by conceding 15 runs in 4 overs

Mumbai Indians scored 115 runs in 16.5 overs by losing only 2 wickets

Top Scorer - Levi 50 runs in 35 balls which included 6 Four's and 3 Sixes

Best Bowler - Bravo took 1 wicket by conceding 14 runs in 3 overs

Result : Mumb…

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