General Awareness / General Knowledge for Various Competitive Examinations

  • Romancing with Life is an Autobiography by Dev Anand.
  • December 11 – UNICEF Day
  • July 1 – International Joke Day.
  • Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) was established in the year – 1875.
  • Television Rating Point (TRP) is a tool provided to judge which programmes are viewed the most.
  • July 1 – International Joke Day.
  • December 24 – National Consumer Day.
  • Integrated Counselling and Testing Centre (ICTC) is a place where a person is counselled and tested for HIV.
  • National Stock Exchange (NSE) of India was established in the year – 1992.
  • North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-il died on 17 December 2011.
  • Bluetooth uses a radio technology called frequency-hopping spread spectrum in the 2.402 GHz to 2.480 GHz range.
  • Bangalore girl Shamata Anchan was crowned as the Pantaloons Femina Miss India South 2012.
  • Dec 22, 2011 marked the 125th birth anniversary of the mathematical genius Srinivasa Ramanujan.
  • March 24 – World TB Day.
  • Sororicide is the act of killing one’s own sister.
  • Fratricide is the act of a person killing his or her brother.
  • April 18 – World Heritage Day.
  • Bank of India was founded on 7th September, 1906.
  • Sri Krishna Commission – 1992 Bombay riots.
  • Malhotra Committee – Insurance Reforms.
  • Sarkaria Commission – Centre-State relations.
  • Target is the second largest discount retailer in the United States, behind Walmart.
  • Viagra was developed and is being marketed by Pfizer.
  • Letterbox Company is a company set up in a tax haven and having no physical presence there other than a mailing address.
  • GAIL (Gas Authority of India Limited) was founded in 1984.

 

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3 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by Mallu on May 10, 2012 at 1:08 pm

    All

    Reply

  2. Posted by Alex on April 22, 2012 at 1:40 pm

    fantastic….keep up the spirit….

    Reply

  3. Posted by Tuki sharma on April 17, 2012 at 6:47 pm

    it’s good,i like it.

    Reply

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