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  1. Who is the oldest race of Indians?

    AnsThe Dravidians.

  2. Which place in Bengal was besieged by Maoists in June 2009 and subsequently Indian security forces launched an operation to free the same??

    AnsIt's Lalgarh, W.Bengal.

  3. Whats INS Arihant?

    AnsIndigenously developed nuclear submarine

  4. who is the founder of World Economic Forum?

    AnsThe World Economic Forum was founded in 1971 by Klaus M. Schwab, a business professor in Switzerland.

  5. What is SUBACS?

    AnsSustainable Development of Sugarcane Based Cropping System (SUBACS)

  6. What is the title of the public lecture of former president APJ Abdul Kalam in the 97th Indian Science Congress?

    AnsThe title of the public lecture was 'It can be done'. In this lecture he told that earth, moon and mars should be considered as single economic entity.

  7. Who is the world's first elected woman prime minister and to which country she belongs?

    Ansmrs. sirimavo bandarnaike belongs to srilanka

  8. whose record of highstmedal in Olympic Micheal Phelps broke

    AnsMichael phelps broke the record of Mark spitz
    mark spitz an american swimmer
  9. What is the name of the dam from where water is released to indira gandhi canal?

    Anspong dam

  10. name the designer who designed jinnah house

    AnsClaude Batley

  11. who was USA PRESIDENT DURING 1st world war

    AnsWoodrow wilson

  12. Recently govt has decided to set up National institute of Himalayan Glaciologists in which city?

    AnsDEHRADUN

  13. WHO WROTE BOOK INDIA AFTER GANDHI

    Ans
    Ramachandra guha

  14. what is the name of the protein identify to restrict the release of HIV VIRUS from human cell

    AnsInterferon-induced protein BST-2

  15. Who is the first non-american who has been elected president of International academy of astronautics?

    AnsG. Madhavan Nai

  16. largest fresh water lake india

    Ans
    kolleru in ANDHRA PARDESH

  17. who is considered as father of city planning by the West?

    AnsIs it Hippodamus

  18. Rouff is the folk dance of which state?

    AnsRouff is folk dance of kashmir

  19. What is iCub ?

    Ansa small-size humanoid robot

  20. when first satyagrah started against what

    Ans
    first in India first was in 1906 against compulsory certificate of registration to be carried
  21. National institute for climate and environment will be set up where and who are the partners?

    Ansbanglore Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and the Union Ministry for Environment and Forests (MoEF).

  22. Which psu has started developing the coaches for Metro projects?
    Ans
    Bharat Earth Movers Ltd

  23. Author of "Not by reason alone-the politics of change"?

    Ans
    NK Singh

  24. International commission for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and disarmament is the joint initiative between which two countries?

    Ans
    Australia and Japan

  25. Who was jagannath azad?

    Ans Jagannath Azad was who wrote the first national anthem of Pakistan.

  26. longest zone of Indian railways

    Ansnorthrn railways 11000 km

  27. when does iisco set up

    Ans1919 if it is Indian iron & steel co.

  28. when first successful cotton mill was established and where

    Ansmumbai 1854

  29. which misal does ranjit singh belong

    Ans
    sukerchakia misal

  30. What African country and its currency have the same name?

    AnsZaire

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