Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - politics quiz
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16 Questions on politics
1. According to the status quo, which Indian politician has this place
as his/her second official home to be used as a retreat. It is located
in Hyderabad and called the _____________ Neelayam. He would
stay here for once in an year and continue official business. He may
chose to use it as guest house for dignitories.
A building is located 10 km from shimla and has the same status
2. Which Politician bought the rights to Billy joel’s
song – We didn’t start the fire.
3. Which powerful institution has the motto
– dharma chakra parivatanaya meaning –
for the change in the cycle of Dharma.
And sarcastically it always holds true.
4. In 2007, X- the governor of Rajasthan resigned after a
period of three years. The, then, governor of Haryana
was asked to serve as the governors of two states until
a new governor was appointed. Why did the Governor
of Rajasthan resign?
5. Everyone called Sadashiv Kanoji Patil the 'uncrowned king of Bombay.'
Those were the days before Bal Thackeray made his foray into politics and
Mumbai was Bombay. The boss of Bombay's Congress party was not just a
prominent fundraiser, he was also an important member of the so-called
Syndicate. He represented Bombay South in the Lok Sabha for three terms
from the first general election in 1952 and was considered invincible in the
constituency. But X was nothing if not hardworking. The firebrand, only 37
then, campaigned tirelessly, covering large swathes of the constituency with
his workers. And when the results were declared, the unthinkable had
X (with 48.5% of the vote) had unseated the 'king.'
That was how X got his nickname, X the Giantkiller.
6. “X is not a munimji or an accountant or something like
that... He is a constitutional authority who can examine
the revenue allocation and matters relating to the
economy. X is the ___ auditor whose function is to go into
the economy, effectiveness and efficiency of the use of
resources by the government. If the X will not do, then
who else will do it"
– Observation of a bench of Supreme Court of India while
dismissing a petition challenging X reports on 2G
spectrum, Coalgate, etc.
7. Who is the girl
8. X represented media in the court to get the ban on
media coverage of case proceedings revoked. She was
successful in the effort.
She took up the case of permanent commissioning of
women in the armed forces.
X was the lawyer for the victim in the Shanti Mukund
Hospital rape case. Her husband, Shri Aman _____, was
designated as Senior Advocate in 2005. Her father-in-law,
Late Pran Nath ____,was one of India's leading lawyers,
who primarily practiced at the Supreme Court of India and
the High Court of Delhi. He is also known for fighting the
case of Satwant Singh, the man who had killed Indira
Gandhi. Prem Nath ___ was the lawyer of Zahira Sheikh in
the Best Bakery case.
9. Kiran bedi recommended _____ display
when someone asked for a bribe. This Idea
is inspired from the “I am all khalel said”
from egyptian uprising.
10. Id the actress.
11. Whose voice. Start after 30 sec.
12. He first entered the Legislative assembly
in 1993 and has never lost a Vidhan sabha
election. It was his idea to start a polio
eradication programme in state that was
successful and later adopted by government
13. Starting his career as a physics lecturer,
he was the state minister for education and
introduced the Anti-copying Act, Vedic
mathematics and demanded rewriting of
Indian history in the syllabus, which was
14. Answer on next slide
15. Since Feb. 28, the president has been the in charge of
one more state as the resignation of CM led to imposition
of president's rule in that state. One of the newest found
party will have this resignation on its timeline forever.
The ideology of the party is along the lines of a historic
German event. It was nearly the reason of resignation. In
the event of the party winning 25 seats in the upcoming
lok sabha elections, the party head declared the the
promise would be fulfilled. Which state.
16. She is a politician hailing from the chambal region. She
lost the Gwalior elections. Her opposition – the Tomar
party kidnapped her lover who is a bollywood rising star
and she saved him just when he was about to be shot.
Who is this politician who will be making a lot of News
later this month.