Q 1. Bill Ackman is an activist investor. Who or what is an activist investor ?
Ans. Investors who acquire a large stake in a company and try to bring about massive changes in the strategy and also change in management
Q 2. Who fancies himself a philosopher, an artist, a fashion designer & also as a man who can run two multibillion-dollar Internet companies at the same time ?
Ans. Jack Dorsey of Twitter and Square
Q3. How much has BP agreed to pay as compensation to Justice dept as settlement for Deep water Horizon oil spill of 2010 ?
Ans. US $ 20 Billion
Q 4. Which Indian couple have made the largest donation of 100 Mn $ to New York University in US ?
Ans. Chandrika and Ranjan Tandon
Q5. Which international airline has been ranked consistently as the No 1 airline in the world by the Travel & Leisure mag for last 20 yrs ?
Ans. Singapore Airlines
Q 6. This picture of Mahatma Gandhi is with Lord Frederick Lawrence in 1946 was taken by an unknown photographer. Why is this picture significant even today ?
Ans. Mirror image of this Gandhi photo is found in all Indian Currency Notes smile emoticon
Q7. Who owns Junglee pictures, the company that has co-produced Talvar , the movie directed by Meghna Gulzar ?
Ans. Bennett Coleman and Co. Ltd, owners of Times of India
- Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter @go_mohan