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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? Gujarat 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? Mumbai Who is the current Governor of RBI? D.Subbarao 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? 1949 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? Four 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? Six 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,Lond

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 IDBI 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 Traditi

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? 10% 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. RISAT-1 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). Sunny-Varkey 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 g

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? India 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. Synriam Which country successfully tested the launch of Hatf IV Shaheen-1A weapon system? Pakistan 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? Macquarie Who stepped down as United Russia party chief? Vladimir Putin Which European nation has plunged back into recession in the 1st quarter of 2012? Spain 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? 1% 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? Lulu 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? 10% Which country allowed import of basmati rice from India recently? China 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 Journalism Catergory Winner 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) Commentary Mary Schmich of The Chicago Tribune Criticism 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   Category Winner Drama Water by The Spoonful by Quiara Alegria Hudes History Malcolm

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? Bihar 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? BHEL

Integrated Check Post India-Pakistan, AICTE job portal

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

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

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? 10% 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? Bangalore Which Indian city is likely to get water taxis and air-conditioned trams? Kolkata 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 p

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? Bangalore 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? Bangladesh 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. Nrf2

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? 55,000 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

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 ov

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

Buy Micromax Funbook get Tata Photon plus 1GB data free has announced a bundled offer for those who are buying the Funbook tablet pc. If a customer orders the Funbook now they will be getting Tata photon 3G dongle and 1GB data usage free for two months.Micromax Funbook with this offer costs only Rs.6499 Book your Micromax Funbook  

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 512 MB DDR3 RAM Funbook has an inbuilt VGA camera. Funbook supports 3G and also supports Wi

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 Ojh

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   Kin

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

List of famous shopping portals in India

Here is a list of famous Shopping Websites in India. 1) 2) 3) 4) (Amazon India) 5) 6) 7) 8) 9) 10) Rediff shopping 11) 12) 13) 14) 15) 16) 17) 18) 19) 20) 21) 22)

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 Scorecard 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? Educomp 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? Iraq Which company has offered its users virtual tour of world's top galleries? Google 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 open

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 o

World Series Hockey 2012 winners, World's first virtual shopping store

Where is the World's first Virtual shopping store opened? Korea Name the Hugarian President who resigned over plagiarism scandal? Pal Schmitt Who is named as HSBC's India CEO? Stuart Milne Who won the World Series Hockey 2012 title? Sher-E-Punjab Which Indian state bans guthka from 1st of April 2012 to curb the increasing number of mouth cancer cases? Madhya Pradesh Which country has warned of future risk of 112 feet high tsunami? Japan Which Indian state chief minister has urged union Finance Minister to bail it out of its huge burden? West Bengal Which report did SEBI accept on listing of stock exchanges by holding 51% stake of bourses with public? Bimal Jalan Committee recommendations on ' Review of Ownership and Governance of Market Infrastructure Institutions (MIIS) ' Who is named as India VP of CA Technologies? Sunil Manglore Name the Jammu and Kashmir High Court Chief Justice who was sworn in as Supreme court judge. F.M.Ibrahim Kalifulla Who won his 3rd Miami Ma

India's largest solar power plant, World Series Hockey 2012 finals

Who won the tennis men's doubles Miami 2012 title? Leander Peas and Radek Stepanek Name the former BCCI president who passed away recently after whom the challenger trophy was named. N.K.P.Salve Where in India, largest solar power plant with an installed capacity of 40 MW started producing electricity? Pokhran in Jaisalmer district of Rajasthan Which department in India plans to set up 1000 ATM's across 6 states? Postal department Who created history by becoming the first Indian female wrestler to have qualified for the London Olympics 2012? Geeta Who took over as the president of the Computer Society of India (CSI)? Satish Babu In which part of India, Indo Tibetan Border Police headquarters is to be opened? Bihar Which state's High Court has insisted that banks cannot freeze accounts nor stop services of issuing cheque book or ATM facility where the account holder has not supplied KYC (Know Your Customers) documents? Gujarat Name the former Haryana chief secretary who took

London Olympics 2012 flag bearer, Orissa 77th foundation day

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