1 _____, a co-creator of The Simpsons, who made a midlife career shift into philanthropy into social causes has died with cancer.
2 Narendra Modi greeted National Conference leader and former J&K CM ____ on his 45th birthday and wished him a long life, a gesture appreciated by the National Conference working President.
3 The top 10 borrowers account for Rs___ crore of non performing assets (NPAs) of the state-owned banks, Parliament was informed.
4 Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today presented a Rs __ crore budget for the state for 2015-16 and exempted cancer drugs and medicinal oxygen from VAT but hiked duties on cigarette and liquor.
5 Lok Sabha passed the ____________ (Amendment) Bill 2015 by Voice note
6 The bill was passed by incorporating ___ amendments moved to Upper court-Rajya Sabha for further.
7 Poultry firms expect demand to pick up after a ban on ___ in Maharashtra leading to Broiler production a new high of ___ million tonnes in 2015
8 Pakistan has ___ more nuclear weapons in its arsenal than India with both the countries doubling their stockpiles since 2007.
9 Filmstar-turned-politician ____ filed his nomination as the Congress candidate for the only vacant Rajya Sabha seat from Uttarakhand.
10 ____, claimed to be the world’s only solar-powered aircraft,stop over in Ahmedabad as a part of its maiden global journey.
11 take-off from ____ single-seater aircraft made of carbon fibre has a __ metre wingspan, larger than that of Boeing-747 and weighs just 2,300 kg
12 Power Ministry has proposed to reduce the subsidy on rooftop solar power plants to ___ from the present level of 30 per cent due to decline in the price of solar panels
13 Global food prices dip to 5-year low in February averaged at ___points in February, 181.2 points in January
14 Government has earmaked over Rs ___ crore this fiscal, the highest allocation in the last three financial years, to develop the MSME sector
15 Noting that Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) accounted for over ___ of the GDP and over __per cent of total exports
16 PM to inaugurate a slew of development projects in ___ while visiting Sri Lanka on March 13th and 14th.
17 Former IPL Commissioner ____ has been evicted out of the Rajasthan Cricket Association from the position of President.
18 founder of Outlook Magazine _____ passed away after prolonged illness in the Capital.
19 ___ has been appointed as India’s ambassador to the U.S. succeeding S. Jaishankar, who was named the Foreign Secretary
20 socio-economic standing of women in ___ is the lowest among 16 Asia Pacific countries, according to Mastercard’s latest Index of Women’s Advancement.
21 score was out of hundred ,women in India (___), South Korea (85.9) and Bangladesh (87.6) have fewer opportunities than men when it comes to secondary and tertiary education.
22 NASA’s Dawn spacecraft become the first mission to achieve orbit around the dwarf planet ___ with an aim of providing new insights
23 Haryana Agriculture Minister __ said that the state is all set to introduce a Bill for “protection and upkeep” of cows in Budget Session of the Assembly
24 In the proposed ‘_______ Bill’ efforts will be made to ban cow slaughter and for conservation and better care of indigenous cattle.
25 -____ has been appointed as Walmart India’s new chief financial officer (CFO) and ___ will lead real estate and business development.
26 U.S. employers extended a healthy streak of hiring in February by adding ___jobs, the 12th straight monthly gain above 200,000.
27 NPCI, the umbrella organisation for all retail payments system in India,reached a major milestone of successfully linking __ bank accounts with Aadhaar number
28 “The current focus is on linking the bank accounts of 17 crore DBTL (_____) beneficiaries with Aadhaar numbers, latest by June 30, 2015
29 ___ brought all his experience to the fore as he fired a second successive six-under 66 in the fourth round to clinch the PGTI Cochin Masters
30 Quarterly Employment Outlook Survey of global giant ManpowerGroup___ has topped the charts in terms of hiring plans for the April-June 2015 quarter, followed by ___ and Japan.
31 Country’s second largest software services firm Infosys has set up a 250-seater BPO arm centre at ___, aimed at serving the aviation sector
32 The Jharkhand government will grant Rs ___ to villages which will become alcohol-free.
33 Pakistan successfully tested ___, Surface to Surface Ballistic Missile with range of 2,750 km.
34 Realty major DLF has tied-up with online market place __ to sell its apartments and would offer __ per cent discount to potential home buyers.
35 Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar launched a scheme for girl child – ‘_____’ – with an aim to combat the problem of declining child sex ratio in the state.
36 Under this scheme, the first girl child born on or after January 22, 2015, in SC and BPL families will be eligible to receive Rs -____. Similarly, all second girl child born on or after January 22, 2015 of all families will get Rs 21,000.
37 All England Badminton Championship: Saina Nehwal loses to ____ letting go huge opportunity
38 Former Sri Lankan ____ announced that he will retire from Test cricket after playing three-match series against India in August 2015.
39 RBI will soon put currency notes in one rupee denomination bear ___ symbol in the window without words ‘Satyamev Jayate,’ and carry a hidden numeral
40 Indian Railways has now approved ___ready-to-eat food brands served in bowls on all express trains with pantry facility.