Current Affairs Practice Quiz for IBPS SBI, RBI & Other Bank Exams (Based on THE HINDU) : SET - 54
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Practice Quiz for IBPS SBI, RBI & Other Bank Exams
Q1. Name the village, which has been adopted by SBI for driving the
Aadhaar-based merchant payment initiative, recently?
Ans: Shirki village, Maharastra
Q2. Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has inaugurated power projects worth over
Rs52,000 crore across in the state. Akhilesh Yadav is the present Chief Minister
of which of the following state?
Ans: Uttar Pradesh
Q3. How many companies get approved by the IRDA for the R3 application to
open shops in India, recently?
Q4. Name the player, who has ended the year on a high by bagging the National
title in 6-red snooker, the shorter format of the game?
Ans: Pankaj Advani
Q5. Name the co-artist, who was in the team that sketched the national emblem
‘Lion Capital of Ashoka’ and decorated the pages of the Constitution’s
manuscript, died at the age of 89 in Indore recently?
Ans: Dinanath Bhargava
Q6. In a relief to farmers hit by demonetisation, the Reserve Bank of India
(RBI) has given an additional how many days to repay their crop loans due in
November-December, 2016 and prompt repayment would be eligible for the extra 3%
Ans: 60 Days
Q7. Which state has named the Mega Lift Irrigation Scheme worth Rs.7,600
crore, after the noted freedom fighter and social reformer Parbati Giri as a
mark of respect for her immense contribution to the freedom movement and service
to the poor and needy?
Q8. Name the scheme, which has been launched by Karnataka Vikas Grameen Bank
for employing women in villages to promote and improve the cashless transactions
in rural areas?
Ans: Bank Sakhi Scheme
Q9. Which state govt has accepted Nabard funding for 23 irrigation projects
in the form of long-term loan which will bring in Rs 7,242.74 cr to the state?
Q10. Who has been appointed as the first ever female director of Vatican
Ans: Dr Barbara Jatta
Q11. Mobile payment and e-commerce platform ____________ has announced a
100-member 'merchant helpdesk' and announcing that it will invest Rs 50 crore
towards educating merchants on digital payments across the country.
Q12. Name the actor, who has received an honorary doctorate from Maulana Azad
National Urdu University (MANUU) in Hyderabad for his extraordinary contribution
in promotion of the Urdu language and culture through his films?
Ans: Shahrukh Khan
Q13. Who has been appointed by the Government of India as the deputy governor
of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) recently?
Ans: Viral Acharya
Q14. Pune based public sector lender Bank of Maharashtra, has helped to make
the village of Malangaon, in Sangli district, Maharashtra, a completely cashless
village. Who is the present Managing Director (MD) & Chief Executive Officer
(CEO) of Bank of Maharashtra?
Ans: Ravindra Prabhakar Marathe
Q15. PM Narendra Modi has laid the foundation stone of Char Dham highway
development project. Char Dham Yatra is an annual pilgrimage to the shrines of
Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri, and Yamunotri in which state?