Current Affairs Practice Quiz for IBPS SBI, RBI & Other Bank Exams (Based on THE HINDU) : SET - 75
Submitted by Staff on Thu, 10/12/2017 - 07:24
Practice Quiz for IBPS SBI, RBI & Other Bank Exams
Q1. The two day Assam Biotech Conclave began in Guwahati recently. Name
the Chief Minister of Assam, who has inaugurated the conclave in presence of
Science and Technology minister Keshab Mahanta?
Ans: Sarbanand Sonowal
Q2. Which two states has signed an MOU to join the Ujwal Discom Assurance
Yojna (UDAY) scheme, recently?
Ans: Telangana and Assam
Q3. Which private sector bank has entered into a tie-up with Bajaj Electricals
for vendor financing using blockchain solution, and announced to use the
technology more aggressively as it saves over 70% in cost recently?
Ans: Yes Bank
Q4. State-owned fuel retailers, Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), Bharat
Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL) will offer an
upfront discount of _________ on every LPG refill to all LPG customers who will
book and pay for it online.
Ans: Rs. 5
Q5. For the benefit of voters, candidates, election staff as well as the
Election Commission of India (ECI), the district administration of Ludhiana has
developed a mobile application named..............?
Q6. The Government has imposed an anti-dumping duty ranging from 6.30 US
dollars to 351.72 US dollars per tonne on imports of jute and its products from
which of the countries recently?
Ans: Bangladesh and Nepal
Q7. A telecommunication technology test satellite has successfully test fired
by ___________ from the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre recently?
Q8. The Supreme Court has restrained transfer of 2G spectrum licences from
Maxis, originally allotted to Aircel in 2006, to any other telecom company.
Maxis is based in
Q9. Japan has temporarily withdrew its Ambassador to which country recently,
amid an escalating row over a statue representing wartime sex slaves?
Ans: South Korea
Q10. The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth is estimated at ________ in
2016-17 as per the data released recently by the Central Statistics Office (CSO).
Ans: 7.1 per cent
Q11. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Portuguese counterpart
________________ has inaugurated the main convention of Pravasi Bhartiya Divas (PBD)
Ans: Dr Antonio Costa
Q12. China's Central Bank has says, the country's foreign currency reserves
shrank last year, marking large annual losses for the 02nd year in a row.The
Central Bank of China is?
Ans: People's Bank of China
Q13. US President-elect Donald Trump has named ____________ as his National
Ans: Dan Coats
Q14. Who has won the Qatar Open tennis title. In an epic final in Doha, the
Serbian defeated Andy Murray of UK by 6-3 5-7 6-4 recently?
Ans: Novak Djokovic
Q15. The GAAR, will kick in from April 1, 2017 said the Central Board for
Direct Taxes (CBDT). What is GAAR stands for?
Ans: General Anti-Avoidance Rule