10 important Current GK Questions for January 2010. Descriptive answers are provided for each question.
Saina Nehwal conferred with Khel Ratna 2010. Download the list of winners of Khel Ratna and Arjuna Awards 2010.
There was a tough competition between “Avtar” and “The Hurt Locker”. Avtar failed to win the maximum awards and could only manage three against six of The Hurt Locker. This reminded me of Slumdog Millionaire that won 8 awards in OSCAR Awards 2009.
The Padma Vibhushan award is given in recognition of exceptional and distinguished service to the nation in any field, including government services. Check out the list of winners for the year 2010.
Bt brinjal is a genetically modified variety of brinjal developed in India. Mahyco, India’s top seed producer has developed it in collaboration with American multinational Monsanto. Bt cotton introduced in March 2002, proved to be a failure against bollworms.