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Who was the first Indian to win the Man Booker Prize ?

Arundhati Roy
Kiran Desai
Salman Rushdie
Aravind Adiga

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He is a British-Indian novelist and essayist. He won the award for his novel "Midnight's Children" in 1981.

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Who was the first Indian to win Nobel Prize in Physics ?

Venkatraman Ramakrishnan
Mohan Apte
Sunil Mukhi
C. V. Raman

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Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman was an Indian physicist who won the Nobel prize for his work on the molecular scattering of light and for the discovery of the Raman effect, which is named after him.

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Who was the first Indian to win individual medal Olympics ?

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore
Abhinav Bindra
Khashaba Jadhav
Karnam Malleswari

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He won the wrestling bronze medal at the 1952 Helsinki Games.

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Which Indian district is declared as the first polio free district in India ?

Palakkad
Pathanamthitta
Alappuzha
Kollam

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It is located in the southern part of the state of Kerala.

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Who won the first Nobel Prize in Literature ?

Theodor Mommsen
Sully Prudhomme
Frederic Mistral
Jose Echegaray

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He was a French poet and essayist. He earned the first Nobel Prize in Literature in 1901.

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Who was the first Secretary General of the UNO ?

Gladwyn Jebb
Arne Sunde
Halvdan Koht
Trygve Lie

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The first mobile news service via SMS, was launched in which country ?

Finland
USA
Denmark
Japan

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It was launched in Finland in 2000

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Which company launched the first mobile phone ?

Nokia
Motorola
Docomo
Simon

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The first hand held phone was launched by Motorola in 1973.

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In which year the first SMS message was sent ?

1987
1990
1992
1994

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The first SMS message was sent over the Vodafone GSM network in the United Kingdom on 3 December 1992.

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In which year the first telephone switchboard(exchange) was invented ?

1830
1857
1867
1876

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