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Bappi Lahiri to be on the jury for the 2012 Grammy awards February 3, 2011

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Bappi Lahiri will be on the jury for the 2012 Grammy awards, making him the first Indian to have got
the honour.


The Week That Was #7 February 11, 2009

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1. Identify, Why was this in the news last week?


Ans.: The Global Drum Project which won Zakir Hussain the Grammy.

2. Identify and why was this of importance to India last week.


Ans.: BAFTA award, AR Rahman won it for Slumdog Millionaire.

3. Who is He?


Ans.: Anurag Kashyap, the director of Dev D.

4. Identify the campaign.


Ans.: The Pink Chaddi Campaign against Sri Ram Sene.

5. Who is He and why was he in news last week?


Ans.: Tyron Henderson the South African 20-20 cricketer who was bought for an unexpected $ 6,50,000 by Rajasthan Royals.

6. What first was started by this organisation last week?


Ans.: Aegis, the BPO arm of Essar would start the IT revolution in J&K, by opening the state’s first two BPOs, as anounced last week.

7. Identify this influential lady.


Ans.: Tzipi Livni, the Ex-Mossad politician became the acting prime minister of Israel.