This service was first announced on March 31‟ 2004.People heard about it on 1st April and believed it tobe an APRIL FOOL JOKE- as the company launchingit was famous for its April Fool Jokes. They soondiscovered that this service was not a joke and isnow one of the most popular means ofcommunication. What?6.
In 1946,this football player was watching a practicesession of the Bengal Nagpur Railway hockey teamin Kharagpur. Finding themselves short of player, thecaptain, Dickie Carr, who had represnted India at the1936 Berlin Olympics, thrust a stick in his hands. Hewent on to be a part of the Indian gold medelwinning hockey team at the 1948 London Olympics. Identify.13.
The Deccan Gymkhana of Pune drafted the first rulesand regulations of this game in 1914. In 1919, theelliptical field dimensions were standardised.However, the field shape was changed to rectangularin 1935. National championship started in 1959. EkalavyaAward and Rani Laxmibai Award are given to te„Man and woman of the Tournament‟. Which sport?15.
This cliched phrase was first used to describeRudolph Valentino Mae West used the phrase to describe Cary Grant inthe movie “She Done Him Wrong”(1933). The popularity of the phrase was cemented by amovie starring Ceaser Romero in 1941. What phrase?17.
Jessy Ryder was attacked in front ofthis Mc’donald shop.
Ustaad Akbar ali khan was then working for theHindu ballad troupe. Once he was practising theraaga what was earlier not so much familiar to theworld. Udayshankar heard it and became a lover ofthe tune. He immediately took the decision to use itas the background score in “Kalpana”.. What is the raaga?(Pandit Ravishankar was also anexpert in this raaga)21.
He was an engineer and a salesman but had a verystrong affinity towards the subject of maths. But dueto his family‟s financial condition couldn‟t studyfurther… His son whom we all know was one ofthe pioneer in the field of physics. Who is the person in question?22.
SIKHAR DAWAN’S BRILLIANTCENTURY ON HIS DEBUTE TESTMATCH
X and Y are well known cartoon characters. Y wasintroduced in the series by the creator as a result tocounteract X‟s implausible heroism with dry andsarcastic remarks. Y‟s 1st name is Archibald….. Which 2 comic characters am I taking about??25.