Q 1. FedEx has acquired its rival TNT Express. What does TNT stand for ?
Ans. Thomson Nationwide Transport
Q2. What well known service that India Post ran for 135 years has been discontinued recently ?
Ans,. Money Order ( the traditional way). It has been replaced by eMO.
Q 3. “For sale : baby shoes, never worn” is an example of a new category of ultra short stories. What is the category called ?
Ans. Flash fiction
Q 4. Stanford has made tuition free for students whose family income is below a certain amount. What is the figure ?
Ans. US $ 125,000 per annum
Q 5. Delhi had a Rs 25 crore robbery, the biggest ever,recently. What did the truck contain ?
Ans. Samsung phone parts
Q6. This Amul ad is in response to which recent controversy ?
Ans. Vogue video “My Choice”featuring Deepika Padukone
Q 7. Which car co has replaced Mahindra and Mahindra as the 3rd in car sales in March 2015 ?
Q8. Which business group has asked its employees to give up LPG subsidy voluntarily in keeping with PM Modi’s appeal ?
Ans. Tata Group
Q9. Who is the first professional woman to be inducted in the Tata Sons board ?
Ans. Farida Khambata
– Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter handle @go_mohan