Q 1. Why is the Volkswagen CEO under a lot of stress and is likely to be dismissed ?
Ans. A fraud about emissions data on diesel vehicles submitted to US Environment Protection Agency has come to light.
Q 2. Jagmohan Dalmiya was a businessman before he turned Indian cricket into a business. In what business was he in ?
Q3. How many engg college seats does the regulator AICTE propose to cut in India ?
Q 4. Which media co has launched Gadget 360 an e-commerce site for gadgets ?
Q5. HP has announced a large layoff of about 30,000 persons as it splits into 2 cos. What is the largest ever layoff in US as per Fortune mag ?
Q6. Which watch is the most preferred model of terrorists ? This model is banned in Guantanamo bay because of this.
Ans. Casio F-91 W
Q7. Which car co is recalling 2.24 lakh cars, making it the largest recall ever in India ?
Q8. Which country had issued currency notes with Ganesha statue printed on it ?
Q9. Which company has acquired Firefox bikes in an all-cash deal ?
Ans. Hero Cycles
Q 10. Janet Yellen the US Fed Chief is a economist herself. Her husband is a Nobel prize winning economist. Name him.
Ans. George Akerlof
Q 11. In Madhur Bhandarkar’s movie Calendar Girls who is playing the role of Vijay Mallya ?
Ans. Suhel Seth
Q 12. As per a recent expose by Gurumurthy who is the real owner of Vasan Eye Care , a popular chain of eye clinics in South India ?
Q 13. How many licences have been given by RBI to open small finance banks ?
Q 14. As per a recent order which postage stamps will be removed from circulation by department of posts ?
Ans. Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi
Q 15. In which country is Didi Kuaidi a big competitor to Uber, the taxi service ?
Q 16. Peter Drucker had prescribed a ceiling on the ratio of CEO : lowest paid employee salary for morale and productivity what was ratio ?
Ans. 25 : 1
Q 17. Maruti Suzuki will be launching a premium hatchback soon to be marketed thru Nexa. What will it be called ( Clue : an old name is being brought back ) ?
Q 18. What has the Egyptian TV tycoon Nawisir proposed to the Greek govt to solve the refugee crisis ?
Ans. He Wants to purchase two islands in Greece to house the refugees
Q 19. Who is endorsing the newly launched Mahindra TUV 300 ?
Ans. Prabhaas of Baahubali fame
Q 20. Instagram crossed 400 million active users recently. Who owns Instagram ?
- Compiled by G.Mohan @go_mohan