Friday, June 8, 2007

Some Fav.Questions from Blonnet Quiz

1.OS is the IATA code of ...? Ans:- SpiceJet
2.Band-Aid is a Johnson & Johnson brand. Whose brand is the 'Back-aid' pain relieving cream? Ans:- Dabur
3.This pertains to a rumour about the original colour of the Coca-Cola drink. The company in its Web site has this clarification: "This is indeed just a rumour. Although the famous contour bottle is —, Coca-Cola has always been brown in colour, sinc e its start in 1886." What's the contour bottle's colour? Ans:- Green
4."In an — World." It's an incomplete campaign line. What vodka brand name could complete it? Ans:-Absolut
5.In 1989, he spent nearly $7 million of his company's funds on a corporate jet and named it 'The Indefensible.' Reason: He himself had earlier been critical of such purchases by corporate chiefs. Who's he? Ans:-Warren Buffet
6.Sara Forden's book with the base line 'A Sensational Story of Murder, Madness, Glamour, and Greed' is about which fashion house? Ans:-Gucci

Save Endangered Heritages of India

The World Monument Watch has come out with a list of the 100 most endangered heritage sites in the world which includes five Indian sites.

The Indian sites are Srinagar Heritage Zone (J&K), Leh Old Town (J&K), Amber (Rajasthan), Jantar Mantar (Jaipur, Rajasthan) and Chettinad (Chennai, Tamil Nadu).

All the Indian sites are threatened by development pressures, environmental changes, demolition, and vandalism.