Famous Name

Chinese scholar who studied in Nalanda University - Hiuen Tsang

First President of the Indian National Congress - W.C.Banerjee

Author of Gitanjali - Rabindranath Tagore

First Indian woman to cross the English Channel - Arati (Saha) Gupta

First person to be awarded Bharat Ratna posthumously - Lal Bahadur Shastri

First recipient of the Dadasaheb Phalike Award - Devika Rani Roerich

India's first cosmonaut - Rakesh Sharma

Sarvodaya leader popularly known as Loknayak - Jayaprakash Narayan

First lady of the Indian screen - Nargis Dutt

Nghtingale of India - Sarojini Naidu

Subjects - Mock test 4

Give one word for the following:

1. Science or study of sound - Acoustics

2. Mental and physical states of mankind - Anthropology

3. Study of heredity - Genetics

4. Study of epidemics - Epidemiology

5. Study of rainfall - Hyetology

6. Study of health - Hygiene

7. Study of living bodies - Biology

8. The study of plant life - Botany

9. Study of shells - Conchology

10. Study of teeth - Odontography

Immigration, Visa and Foreigners Registration and Tracking

To which country did India lose in Azlan Shah Cup?
New Zealand

Who will receive the honorary doctorate in civil law nearly after 20 years after Oxford University awarded?
Aung Saan Suu Kyi

Indian Air Force signed a deal worth Rs.2,800 crore for acquisition of which planes?
Pilatus planes

Name the new system that is introduced to get information of foreigners visiting India.
Immigration, Visa and Foreigners Registration and Tracking (IVFRT)

Which 2 Indian companies have been included in the 'BrandZ list' of the top 100 most-valuable global brands of 2012 by research firm Millward Brown?
Bharti Airtel and ICICI Bank

Top 12 CEO exits of the year 2009

Subramaniam RamadoraiTCS
Deepak ParekhHDFC (will be stepping down Jan 2010)
Ramani AyerHartford Financial Services
Rick WagonerGeneral Motors
Alvaro de MolinaGMAC
Edward LiddyAIG
David MoffetFreddie Mac
Herbert Allison FreddieMac's partnering company Fannie Mae
Bernard PoussotWyeth
Fred HassanMerck and Co
John ThainMerril Lynch
Harry StyliSequenom