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10 questions and answers gk digest 2013

14th January, Pongal, Lohri, Sankranthi, Kite flying festival day current affairs 2013

 

Which meeting was held by India and Pakistan at Poonch on 14th January 2013?
Flag meeting

To which countries 121 tonne of grapes were exported from Maharashtra, India?
EU member countries

Expand APEDA. (Hint: Export)
Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority






Conference December 2012

Which state received Best stall award at the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit?
Madhya Pradesh

Where in India 6th Food and Grocery Forum 2013 was held?
Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon

Who translated Ramayana in Polish language?
Janusz Krzyzowski, an Indologist in Poland






Bollywood Movies Taglines

Where did Apollo Tyres open global R and D centre?
Enschede, Netherlands

Where in India 33rd Sub-Junior (under-17) National Archery championship will be held?
Sree Kanteerava Stadium, Bangalore (15th to 20th January 2013)

Which 4 cities weather forecast could be accessed on real time basis through mobile phone application to be launched by India Meteorology Department on its 138th foundation day?
Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata and Mumbai

 

Er Ist Wieder Da a book on Adolf Hitler

Er Ist Wieder Da - English meaning 'He's back'

Written by Timur Vermes, a comic novel with a farcical plot. The novel is top of bestseller list with more than 250,000 copies and 75,000 audio books sold. German press plans for English publication of the same.

Critics Choice Awards 2013

Which movie won the “Best Picture” award at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Argo

Who won the “Best Actor” award at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Daniel Day-Lewis (Movie – Lincoln

Who won the “Best Actress” award at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty)

Who won the “Best Supporting Actor” award in the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Philip Seymour Hoffman (The Master)

Who won the “Best Supporting Actress” award at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Anne Hathaway – Les Miserables

Who won the “Best Young Actor/Actress” award at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Quvenzhane Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild)

Who won the “Best Director” award at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Ben Affleck (Argo)

Who won the award for “Best ScreenPlay” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Quentin Tarantino (Django Unchained)

Who won the award for “Best Adapted ScreenPlay” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Tony Kushner (Lincoln)

Who won the award for “Best Cinematography” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Claudio Miranda (Life of Pi)

Who won the award for “Best Art Direction” in the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Anna Karenina – Sarah Greenwood/Production Designer, Katie Spencer/Set Decorator

Who won the award for “Best Editing” in the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
William Goldenberg, Dylan Tichenor (Zero Dark Thirty)

Who won the award for “Costume Design” in the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Anna Karenina (Jacqueline Durran)

Which movie won the award for “Best Makeup” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Cloud Atlas

Which movie won the award for “Best Visual Effects” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Life of Pi

Which movie won the award for “Best Animated Feature” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Wreck-It Ralph

Which movie won the award for “Best Action Movie” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Skyfall

Who won the award for “Best Actor in an Action Movie” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Daniel Craig – Skyfall

Who won the award for “Best Actress in an Action Movie” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Jennifer Lawrence (The Hunger Games)

Which movie won the award for “Best Comedy” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Silver Linings Playbook

Who won the award for “Best Actor in a Comedy” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Bradley Cooper (Silver Linings Playbook)

Who won the award for “Best Actress in a Comedy” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook)

Which movie won the award for “Best Sci-Fi/Horror Movie” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Looper

Which movie won the award for “Best Foreign Language Movie” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Amour

Which movie won the award for “Best Documentary Feature” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Searching for Sugar Man

Which song won the award for “Best Song” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
Skyfall (Performed by Adele) & (Written by Adele Adkins & Paul Epworth)

Who won the award for “Best Score” at the 2013 Critics Choice Movie Awards?
John Williams (Lincoln)