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Questions

  1. World observed the World Refugee Day for the first time in which year?
  2. Who scored 100 runs in 30 balls in IPL?
  3. Which Indian was named as one of the six winners of the UNESCO's Young Scientist Awards for 2013?
  4. The Government of Pakistan decided to declare which Sikh Shrine as a holy city in June 2013?
  5. What is the name of the day which is observed on 3rd May 2013?
  6. Who won her maiden Grand Prix Gold in women's single final of the Malaysia Open Badminton in Kuala Lumpur?
  7. Where is the 7th edition of the annual "Regional Pravasi Bharatiya Divas" planned to be held in November 2013?
  8. Which team won in IPL 6?
  9. Which automobile manufacturer launched its compact SUV "EcoSport" in the Indian market in 2013?
  10. When did ISRO launched the advanced weather satellite "Insat-3D"?
  11. Who has received the Guinness World Records title for "World's Oldest Man"?
  12. When is the "World Population Day" observed?
  13. International Literacy Day, celebrated on September 8th, was proclaimed by _______ in 1965.
  14. World Food Day is celebrated on which date?
  15. World Peace Day is celebrated on which date?
  16. National Consumer Rights Day is observed on ______?
  17. Name the 14th Dalai Lama, who was in India recently to attend a Buddhist Conference in New Delhi.

Answers

  1. 2001
  2. Chris Gayle
  3. Bilal Habib
  4. Panja Sahib
  5. World Press Freedom Day
  6. PV Sindhu
  7. Sydney, Australia
  8. Mumbai Indians
  9. Ford
  10. 26 July 2013
  11. Salustiano Sanchez-Blazquez
  12. 11 July
  13. UNESCO
  14. 16 October
  15. 1 January
  16. 24 December
  17. Tenzin Gyatso