7 JULY 2015 : CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ FOR INTERVIEW PREPARATION
7 JULY 2015 : CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ FOR INTERVIEW PREPARATION Q-1) The Women Football Cup 2015 is being organised in ……………………. And ……………...
a) United Kingdom, Japan
b) Canada , England
c) Australia , Argentina
d) America , Germany
The football world cup 2015 is the 7th edition of this event, it was preceded at and is scheduled to take place at next at France in 2019
The event takes place after every 4 years. The winner of this event was USA.It defeated japan in finals.
England lost its last match to japan by scoring an own goal and losing 2-1.However they have sealed the bronze medal by defeating Germany.
e) F1 Racing
f) None of these
COPA AMERICA formerly known as the South American Football Championship is an international football competition contested between the men's national football teams of CONMEBOL, determining the continental champion of South America. It is the oldest international continental football competition.
Hilary Clinton is the Ex- Secretary of state for USA, has accused China for stealing large amount of data in the form of commercial secrets and information.
a) Lalit Modi
b) Shashi Tharoor
c) Arun Jaitley
d) None of these
Lalit modi is Indian Buisnessman and was the first chaiman of IPL in 2007.IN his recent tweet on the social networking website TWITTER , some of the tweets were found to be defamatory against Pranab Mukherjee.
a) Abdullah Hussain
b) Ajmal Khattak
d)None of these
In news : He was in news recently due to his sudden demise. He died at the age of 84.
He has also been felicitated with the Prime Minister Lifetime Achievement Award 2015 in Pakistan.
He will be best remembered for his other famous novels: Bagh and Nadar Loag
a) Yanis Varaufakis
b) Alexis Tsipras
c) Nikolaos Fotias
d) Yagos Pesmazoglou
Mr. Varoufakis, a charismatic 54-year-old economist known for his colorful rhetoric and vehement attacks on austerity, is one of the most popular figures in Greek public life.
In news: He was in news owing to his resignation from the post of Finance Minister in the midst of Greece crisis..
He is replaced by the new Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos
a) Virat Kohli
In news: M.s .dhoni had criticized Ajinkya rahane for not rotating stirkes in midst of crucial overs.
The next Day he was announced the Captain for team India.
Ajinkya rahane is a right handed batsman who also represents Baroda in the ranji trophy.
b) Renuka Yadav
c) Manjit Kau
With a fifth place at hockey world cup semi finals ,India displayed a splendid performance despite no coach for half the year , and new coach just before 1 month of the matches.
Its architect was RANI RAMPAL , 20 year old player who emerged as the top scorer of the team.
SECC:Social Economic And Caste Census
The Ministry of Rural Development Government of India, commenced the Socio Economic and Caste Census (SECC) 2011, in June 2011 through a comprehensive door to door enumeration across the country. This is the first time such a comprehensive exercise has been carried out for both rural and urban India. It is also expected to generate information on a large number of social and economic indicators relating to households across the country.
The SECC, 2011 has the following three objectives:
• To enable households to be ranked based on their Socio- Economic status. State Governments can then prepare a list of families living below the poverty line
• To make available authentic information that will enable caste-wise population enumeration of the country
• To make available authentic information regarding the socio economic condition, and education status of various castes and sections of the population
In news : India on 6 July 2015 announced that it will abstain from the UN human council votes.