5Avtar Kishan was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 2006. In February 2011, he walked the ramp in a wheelchair for fashion designer Riyaz Ganji for the latters summer line in Mumbai. How do we know Avtar Kishan better?
Pingali Venkaiah, the person credited with designing our national flag
7Huffington Post has recently brought out a list titled ‗10 Foods Around the World to Try Before You Die‘. 9 of them are: China – Peking Duck France – Escargots Greece – Moussaka Italy – Zucchini flowers Japan – Teppanyaki Malaysia – Seafood curry laksa Thailand – Som tam Australia & New Zealand – Pavolva USA – BBQ ribs What is the 10th item? (specific answer)
9Agumbe is a village located in the Shimoga district in the state of Karnataka. Lying in the Thirthahalli taluk and the Malnad region, Agumbe is among the places in India that get a lot of rain. It is also called Cherrapunji of the South. Early in the 1980s, John Devraj, a sculptor, musician, art director and town planner, visited Agumbe, a village roughly 400 km from Bangalore, with a population of about 180 families. For what purpose did Devraj visit Agumbe?
To create the fictional town of Malgudi for the shooting of the tv serialMalgudi Days.
10 SHE IS BIBI RUSSEL,FAMAMOUS MODEL OF BANGLADESH.SHE POPULARIZED IN GLOBALLY WHICH BANGLADESHI PRODUCT?
11Last year, Times brought out a list titled Top 10 Bad-Ass Wives. The list included both present day and historical people like Eleanor Roosevelt, Queen Isabella of Spain, June Carter Cash, Cleopatra, Sarah Palin, Ellen de Generes and Portia de Rossi, Michelle Obama, Melinda Gates, Elin Nordegren. Who completes the list of ten?
13Wycinanka is a traditional form of paper cutting parctised in rural areas of eastern Europe.This art form symbolises the fauna and flora of the local regions in a tribute to mother nature, representing the worship of the land and true respect for continuous growth, prosperity and fertility.This art form provides the inspiration for the official logo of which international competetion.
14In spite of having a very successful career in films, Dharmendra has won only 2 Filmfare Awards till date. One is of course the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award. For what did he win his first Filmfare award?
16Prime Minister Indira Gandhi had convened a meeting to launch X. Many top officials were carrying bulk files and different sets of designs for Indira Gandhi to see and finalise one of them. Nylon was quite popular those days. Kasbekar, a joint secretary in the banking department then who also attended the meeting, was wearing a nylon shirt. Indira Gandhi looked at Kasbekars pocket and her gaze stayed transfixed there. Kasbekar became uneasy along with others, suspecting that something had displeased the prime minister. Surprisingly, she ordered Kasbekar to take out a colourful envelope that he had in his shirt pocket. Kasbekar gave the envelope to her without knowing why. Indira Gandhis face lit up and she said, ‗This is the colour scheme and design I like.‘ The meeting ended and the selection had been made. Kasbekar had actually kept a wedding invitation in his shirt pocket which was orange in colour with a dash of red and saffron. This colour combination that is used in wedding cards in Maharashtra and other southern Indian states is considered auspicious. Most wedding cards are printed using several combinations of these colours. Origin of the colour scheme and design for what?
20The image below shows Harri Holkeri, the Prime Minister of Finland during the time, making a phone call to Kaarina Suonio on July 1st 1991.They discussed the benefits of the new technology like superior voice quality and security.This was the first phone call over a commercial network using the new technology.What are we talking about.
24 1.Declaration of independent of America 2.French complement to america 3.Great deal between america and canada 4.Industrial revolution in America 5.Victory of 2nd world warAll these are very problamatic for the primary school children of america So Education dept. Want to help ---------------- to visualise thisTopics.Fill in the blanks?
25First the dress was changed to a blue drape. In 1936 a shimmering light was placed behind in place of the more artificial-looking rays of light projecting from the handheld. In 1993 she was repainted digitally by New Orleans artist Michael Deas. Although it very nearly resembling Dorothy Kilgallen and it has been rumoured that Annette Benning was the model, in fact, Deas used a model name Jenny Joseph and said, he used a composite for the face.
26What or who is being talked about?Mahendra Mapugunaratne from Toronto coined the term and quickly and wittily framed it as: ―Anyone for ______? Tastier than the best of sundaes..‘. Although there are those closest to the man in question, who call it the ―Starfish‖, because ‗a starfish has no brain‘.
33What is transmitted using MPEG-2 digital compression technology, from the satellite INSAT 4A at 83.0°E?
34In 2008, a statue of Mayawati was replaced from a park in Lucknow as she didnot like the face and body of the statue. The original statue was also missing avital accessory which according to her, gave her a more professional look.This was then added in the new statue. What accessory was this?
1. Jibonanada Das 2. Goutam Buddha 3.Pritam Chakroborty 4.horse In 2006, the original Moheener Ghoraguli song Prithibi ta naki was remade as Bheegi Bheegi by the music-director Pritam Chakrabarty for the Hindi film Gangster which went on to become a chartbuster. The song was sung by Bangladeshi singer James of Nagar Baul fame. This group was formed by a group of Kolkata musicians led by Gautam Chattopadhyay towards the end of 1974. Initially, they called themselves Saptarshi, and finally settled on the name Moheener Ghoraguli proposed by Ranjon Ghoshal. The name was borrowed from a poem Ghora by Jibanananda Das
40A brand launched in 1975.Endorsed by Kapil Dev in 1995 and now by Amitabh Contains Black pepper,black salt, ginger and cummin seeds Flavours include lemon ,raw mango, pudina , tamarind .identify the brand?