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May 2013 general awareness for probationary officer exams

Name the Telugu Desam Party founder whose statue will be installed in Parliament House in India.
N.T.Rama Rao

Which Bangaldesh company will airtel acquire to make it a wholly-owned subsidiary?
Warid Telecom

How was Arup Ratan Bhattacharya known to the world?
Science writer who has authored more than 50 books

Who will replace Paul Otellini as CEO of Intel?
Brain Krzanich

Who replaced Sunil Dutt as Managing Director for BlackBerry India?
Sunil Lalvani

Expand ECKM. (Hint: Knowledge)
Enterprise Capability and Knowledge Management

Which company's business in India crossed Rs.10,000 crore and recorded a growth of 18% for year ended 31st March 2013?
New India Assurance

On which product did Union cabinet in India slashed subsidy due to falling global prices for 2013-14?
Phosphatic and Potassic fertilisers

Expand IEPF. (Hint: Education)
Investor Education and Protection Fund

What is the total dividend payments lying under unclaimed dividend from a total of 1,406 companies in India?
More than Rs.1,101 crore

Name the former State and Railways table tennis player and reported to be the only Indian player to play the Czech Master against Ivan Andreadis who died at the age of 81.

Name the personality who was awarded with 2013's ISRO young woman scientist title.
Jenita Mary Nongkynirh