Current Affairs Practice Quiz for IBPS SBI, RBI & Other Bank Exams (Based on THE HINDU) : SET - 81
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Practice Quiz for IBPS SBI, RBI & Other Bank Exams
Q1. India and Kenya have signed agreements in the area of agriculture
which were inked after delegation level talks between Prime Minister Narendra
Modi and Kenyian President Uhuru Kenyatta in New Delhi recently. Where is
capital of Kenya?
Q2. BIS has revised Indian Standard on gold hall marking. The hallmarked gold
jewellery will now be available in three grades of 14 carat, 18 carat and 22
carat. BIS stands for?
Ans: Bureau of Indian Standards
Q3. India's top Under-13 player _______________ make the country proud by
winning the title in the Scottin Junior Open Squash championship at Edinburgh,
Ans: Shreyas Mehta
Q4. Health Minister will be to launch Measles-rubella vaccine to roll out in
Goa, Karnataka, Lakshadweep, Puducherry and Tamil Nadu between February 03rd and
04th, 2017. Who is present Union Health Minister of India.
Ans: Jagat Prakash Nadda
Q5. Name the second Scorpene class submarine that has launched at the Mazagon
Dock Shipbuilders Limited in Mumbai, recently?
Q6. Pongal is a harvest festival which is celebrated in the state of-
Ans: Tamil Nadu
Q7. Japanese Prime Minister has signed a 1-trillion yen, about 8.7 billion
dollars, aid package over the next five years to the Philippines, meant to
improve economic and political relations between the two island nations. Who is
the present Prime Minister of Japan?
Ans: Shinzo Abe
Q8. Who has been appointed as the new chairman of Tata Group recently?
Ans: N Chandrasekaran
Q9. The Government of India has increased the minimum monthly pension to
__________ per person, besides a two-fold hike in exgratia amount for central
Q10. In which city, the month-long Magh Mela festival has began recently at
Ans: Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
Q11. The govt. will sell its entire 51% stake and transfer the management
control of the helicopter service operator Pawan Hans. It is a joint venture
where ________ holds 49%.
Q12. Which state has inaugurated the first solar-powered boat of the state
water transport department, Aditya?
Q13. India is all set to get its first wax museum in June 2017 Unveils Wax
Figures Of Actor Amitabh Bachchan, Lady Gaga in-
Ans: New Delhi
Q14. The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has announced how much
ex-gratia payment to the family of each of the four personnel gunned down by its
jawan Balbir Singh in Aurangabad district of Bihar after a tiff?
Ans: Rs 25 lakh
Q15. Which country has taken over from Thailand as chair of the Group of 77
which promotes the interests of the 134 developing countries it represents at
the United Nations, including China?