Important questions for competitive exams from Daily News Updates
Q) The capacity of Kudankulam-1 nuclear power plant project in Tamil Nadu-
- 1600 MW
- 2500 MW
- 1000 MW
- 1500 MW
Q) Mahindra & Mahindra reported its net profit of ( in Percentages)-
Q) Recently SEBI raised the investment limit in which sector?
Q) Tata sold its Babrala urea plant to which company?
- Sinopec, China
- LG chem, South Korea
- Bayer, Germany
- YARA international, Norway
Q) Who won the 3 gold medal in freestyle Swimmimg?
- Michael Phelps
- Joseph Schooling
- Tom Shields
- Mehady Metella
Q) The United States has approved the sale of arms with Saudi Arabia of worth
- $ 1.78bn
- $ 1.15bn
- $ 2.23bn
- $ 5.66bn
President Putin, PM Modi and Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu jointly inaugurated the Kudankulam nuclear Power Project-1 of 1000 MW on 10 August, 2016.
DMRC (Delhi Metro Rail Corporation ) is going to install 3 MW plant on the top of the elevated metro stabling line Kalindi Kunj depot.
The United States has approved the sale of arms worth $ 1.15 bn to Saudi Arabia including- 153 tanks, 100 of machine guns and other military gears.
E-commerce company Flipkart now get 10% shares from US based mutual fund company VALIC(Variable Annuity Life Insurance Company) on 10 August, 2016.
Mahindra & Mahindra reported its a 12.35% rise in net profit at $955.21 cr. during the first quarter which ended June 30.
Aditya Birla’s health insurance arm has received final approval from IRDAI sector.
Sebi raises the investment limit for HFCs (Housing Finance Companies) in financial services sectors from 5 to 10%.
Tata chemicals has an agreement to sell its Babrala urea plant and distribution business in Uttar Pradesh with Norwegian company Yara International ASA of worth $ 400 mn.
- Indian women’s hockey was thrashed by Australia by 1-6 at Rio Olympics.
- Michael Phelps won 2 gold medals on 10 August,2016 in the 200 Butterfly, 4 x 100 and 4 x 200. In total he added 3 gold medals at the Olympic games.