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Miscellaneous Facts - 04

PUBLISHED BY: SURENDER KUMAR
DECEMBER 29, 2014

   
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Miscellaneous Facts - 04

 Miscellaneous Facts - 04


1. Author of “The Hindu: An Alternative History” --- Wendy Doniger

2. As per World Bank report, no. of people openly defecating ---   60 crore

3. Most powerful business women in India (Fortune magazine) --- Ms. Chanda Kochhar

4. As per Global Peace Index 2013, among 156 nations, India is at ---- 141st place whereas Iceland is --- No. 1

5. Highest inflow of FDI --- 1st Services, 2nd Pharma

6. State which produces the maximum solar energy --- 1st Gujarat, 2nd Rajasthan

7. At the Earth summit, India follows CBDR --- Common But Differentiated Responsibility

8. On Global Hunger Index (GHI) the most critical nation --- 1st Burundi, 2nd Comoros, 3rd Eritrea

9. DSC Prize was given to --- Cyrus Mistry for his work Chronicle of a Corpse Bearer

10. The national farm with the highest tiger density --- Kaziranga National Park (Assam)

11. Typhoon which hit The Philippines --- Haiyan (local name- Yolanda)

12. ‘Golan Heights’ dispute is between ---    Israel and Syria

13. Most Trusted Brands in India as per Brand Trust Report 2014 --- 1st Samsung, 2nd Sony, 3rd Tata

14. Oldest man to climb Mt. Everest --- Yuichiro Miura (Japan)

15. Nuclear Energy Target of 20000 MW fixed by the year ---2020



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