Hardest World Today Quiz


1 - Where is the Asian Development Bank headquartered?

2 - What is the second most populated member of the Commonwealth (after India)?

3 - Which of those religions is not recognised by Iran's constitution?

4 - How many wars have India and Pakistan fought primarily over Kashmir?

5 - Which is the northernmost Chinese province?

6 - In what country or U.S. state was the world's first oil well sunk in 1859?

7 - Which of those ex-SSR has the smallest Russian minority (in percentage of population)?

8 - With which nation did Japan recently conclude a Free Trade agreement?

9 - Which countries disputes the Nagorno Karabakh area?

10 - Which country is shown in red below?

11 - Which balkan nation has failed to elect a president three times in 2002-2003 due to insufficent voter turnout?

12 - Of the following countries, which intervened in the Congolese Civil War?

13 - What is the only African country with a daily German newspaper?

14 - who is the president of Mali as of june 2003

15 - Of the various European countries who voted on adhesion to the EU in 2003, which voted in favor with the biggest margin?

16 - Which is the oldest currently existing guerrilla group in Latin America?

17 - Who were the two vice-Presidents of the Prodi European Commission?

18 - In 2002, Lula da Silva won the Brazilian presidential election. What other candidate did he beat in the second round?

19 - Senator Jim Jefford left the US Republican party in 2001, throwing control of the US Senate to the Democrats until 2003. What state was he from?

20 - What is the name of the pedophile whose arrest shocked Belgium in 1996?