1. RBI has given in principle approval to how many firms to set up small finance banks to provide banking service to small farmers and micro industries?
(a) 15
(b) 12
(c) 10
(d) 8

2. Name the first Panchayath in Kerala to declare a water policy?
(a) Nanniyode
(b) Karakulam
(c) Tirur
(d) Perumanna

3. Which Indian has been appointed as as member of the United Nations High Level Advisory Group on Sustainable Transport
(a) E. Sreedharan
(b) Y V Ready
(c) K Radhakrishnan
(d) R K Pachauri

4. The sale of which drug has been banned in multidose vial, in order to save vultures from extinction
(a) Isouron
(b) Diclofenac
(c) Josamycin
(d) Lenacil

5. Which state govt begins sale of Ayurvedic medicines?
(a) Kerela
(b) Tamil Nadu
(c) Maharashtra
(d) Assam

6. Uninor Telecome Service Provider has changed its name to
(a) Unicome
(c) Hutch
(d) Telenor

7. The Government of West Bengal has declassified 64 secret files on which Indian freedom fighter?
(a) Subhash Chandra Bose
(b) Mahatma Gandhi
(c) V D Savarkar
(d) C R Das

8. Which popular British author who wrote ,ore than 30 novels including 'The 'World is Full of Married Men', 'Confessions of a Wild Child' etc, passed away recently?
(a) Shamim Azad
(b) Jackie Collins
(c) Simon Armitage
(d) Alan F. Alford

9. The 21st Law Commission constituted recently has a term of how many years?
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) Five

10. Who is the author of the recently released novel, Two years Eight Months and Twenty Eight Nights
(a) Aravind Adiga
(b) Ankit Fadia
(c) Nandini Bajpai
(d) Salman Rushdie