Jun 29, 2016

Q.2099

Three of the four winners of the 2016 World Food Prize worked on the same project: to bring an orange-fleshed version of a vegetable to parts of Africa. Rich in Vitamin A, this vegetable variant has helped improve nutritional levels on the continent. Which vegetable?

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Jun 28, 2016

Q.2098

The annual Tour de France cycling race has always had a terrible time with cheats of all kinds. The 2016 edition will feature the use of random tests using thermal imaging and magnetic resonance imaging to nab participants who have done what?

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Jun 27, 2016

Q.2097

In 2016, which religious community received minority status in the state of Maharashtra, which means, among others, they can be counted separately in surveys?

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Jun 26, 2016

Q.2096

"Moana" is the name of a 2016 Disney animated film, which tells the tale of a young girl in the South Pacific. The film ran into some trouble with the Polynesian community who weren't happy with the way the character of Maui, a legendary Polynesian figure, was portrayed (they felt the depiction was as a stereotypical obese person).

'Maui' is voiced by an entertainer who is himself partly of Polynesian descent. Who?

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Jun 25, 2016

Q.2095

In June 2016, India made a strong bid to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group organisation which aims to regulate nuclear exports. The NSG was set up specifically in response to which event involving a country, about four decades before 2016?

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