Current Affairs Practice Quiz for IBPS SBI, RBI & Other Bank Exams (Based on THE HINDU) : SET - 73
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Practice Quiz for IBPS SBI, RBI & Other Bank Exams
Q1. 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh named as Prakash Utsav or
Prakash Parv has been celebrated across the country on 05th January 2017. Name
the city, which is the birthplace of Guru Gobind Singh, the 10th Sikh Guru.
Ans: Patna, Bihar
Q2. Nine-member government panel formed to make recommendations for bringing
out a comprehensive National Sports Development Code across all disciplines.
This committee headed by................?
Ans: Injeti Srinivas
Q3. Mobile commerce and payments company Paytm has got the final permission
to open a payments bank by Reserve Bank of India (RBI). Payments bank will
initially be restricted to holding a maximum balance of how much amount per
Ans: Rs 100,000 per individual customer
Q4. Name the Contactless Credit Card, which has been launched by PNB, recently?
Q5. Arthur Robert Morris has became 82nd player inducted into the ICC Cricket
Hall of Fame, recently. Arthur Robert Morris was a/an_____________ cricketer who
played 46 Test matches between 1946 and 1955.
Q6. Who has been appointed as the Chairman of Tata Power after the
resignation of Cyrus Mistry?
Ans: S Padmanabhan
Q7. IBM has appointed _____________ as Managing Director of IBM India Pvt
Ltd, succeeding Vanitha Narayanan who has been appointed as chairman of the
Ans: Karan Bajwa
Q8. Renowned _______________ Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan died due to cardiac
Ans: Om Puri
Q9. Vice President Hamid Ansari has released a book titled 'The People's
President: Dr APJ Abdul Kalam'. Who is the author of this book (The People's
President: Dr APJ Abdul Kalam')?
Ans: SM Khan
Q10. Who has been appointed as the Britain’s new ambassador to the European
Union (EU) recently?
Ans: Sir Tim Barrow
Q11. 09-day New Delhi World Book Fair begins in Pragati Maidan. The theme for
this year's event is __________ which will focus on writings on and by women.
Q12. India’s per capita income, a gauge for measuring living standard, is
estimated to cross Rs 1 lakh in 2016-17, up from Rs 93,293 in the previous
fiscal (2016-16). Which organisation has released the India’s per capita income?
Ans: Central Statistics Office (CSO)
Q13. The Budget session of Parliament convened to start from January 31 2017,
a day before the Union Budget is likely to be presented. Who is present Union
Finance Minister of India?
Ans: Arun Jaitley
Q14. Name the country, which is setting up the world's highest altitude
gravitational wave telescopes in a Tibet prefecture close to Line of Actual
Control with India with a budget of $18.8 million to detect faintest echoes
resonating from the universe which may reveal more about the Big Bang theory.
Q15. Droom has tied up with ____________ India’s third-largest private sector
bank, to provide quick sanction of loans on both new as well as used cars.
Ans: Axis Bank