Q. Identify the Aviator and link to the world of sports. (Hint: Very current) Ans.: Roland Garros. In the 1920s, a tennis centre which he attended religiously when he was studying in Paris, was named after the pilot, Stade de Roland Garros. The stadium accommodates the French Open, one of tennis' Grand Slam tournaments. Consequently,… Continue reading Marquee Collection#42
Q. Identify the Mascot and the organisation. (Simple) Ans.: Coffee Swami and the organisation is Coffee Board of India.
Q. Identify the institution from the logo and its building. (Big Hint: Think Museums) Ans.: Smithsonian Institute established on August 10, 1846, is an educational and research institute and associated museum complex, administered and funded by the government of the United States and by funds from its endowment, contributions, and profits from its retail operations,… Continue reading Marquee Collection#40
Q. What is special about the magazine being launched here? (Hint: Its a first in its category in India) Ans.: Bombay Dost, India’s first registered LGBT magazine, was launched in 1990 by Ashok Row Kavi. More details here on Bombay Dost website. Everyone cracked this one.
Q. Identify the man who worked as an ambulance driver during World War I but is known for his achievements in a totally unrelated field from war. Hint: Legend of fantasy. Ans.: Walt Disney, worked as an ambulance driver during World War I.