DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS-23 DECEMBER 2014
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1) MANMOHAN GETS ASIAN AWARD
Ø Former P.M Manmohan Singh has been conferred with Cosmopolitan Award with 2nd Asia Cosmopolitan award by Economic Research Institute of ASEAN (ERIA)
Ø He received the award for his contribution in transforming the Indian Economy and its integration with East Asia.
Ø ERIA is an International Organization founded in 2008 and based in Jakarata,Indonesia.
1. Who among the following has been conferred with 2nd Asian Cosmopolitan Award
a. Narender Modi
b. Manmohan Singh
c. Rajnath Singh
d. Pranab Mukherjee
2) TUNISIA’S FIRST FREE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION
Ø Beji Caid Essebsi has won Tunisia’s first free presidential elections.
1. Who has won first free presidential elections in Tunisia:
a. Begi Caid Essebsi
b. Zine Al – Ben Ali
c. Hafiz Sayeed
d. Abdul-Al Qadri
3) DUBAI OPEN GOLF TITLE
Ø Indian Golfer Arjun Atwal won Dubai Open Title.
Ø He defeatex Korean Wang Jeung -Hun
1. Who among the following has been defeated by Arjun Atwal at Dubai Open to clinch the title:
a. Tong Xing
b. Wang Jeung Hun
c. Tenzing Zhau
d. Shinzo Jeng
4) ‘BABA BOHAR’ PASSES AWAY
Ø Jagdev Singh Jassowal popularly known as the ‘Baba Bohar’ of Punjabi culture passed away.
Ø He was political advisor to former CM Justice Gurnam Singh.
Ø He remained the General Secretary of Akali Dal when Master Tara Singh was the Party President .
1. Who was known as ‘Baba Bohar’ of Punjabi Culture:
a. Sunder Singh Majithia
b. Jagdev Singh Jassowal
c. Hira Singh Nikai
d. Kapoor Singh
5) LIGHT COMBAT AIRCRAFT TEST FIRED SUCCESSFULLY
Ø The first Naval prototype of the Light Combat Aircraft (LCA),designed to operate from the docks of aircraft carrier, was successfully tested at INS Hansa in Goa.
Ø LCA (NAVY),is the first indigenously designed and developed fourth plus generation combat aircraft.
1. From where , the first indigenously designed Light Combat Aircraft has been Successfully tested:
a. INS Hansa
b. INS Viraat
c. INS Vikrant
d. INS Vikramditya