12 Jul 2016

Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- June 4th Week 2016

Weekly Current Affairs Quiz- June 4th Week 2016:                                        
Dear Readers, Weekly Current affairs Quiz about the country and world were asked here. Candidates those who are preparing for all competitive and banking exams can use these questions.

Take the Weekly Current Affairs Test given below and Comment your Score out of 30 in the Comment Box


1). The Cabinet has approved _____ crore rupees setting up of Fund of Funds for Startups under Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) for extending support to Startups.
a)   9000
b)   8000
c)   10000
d)   11000
e)   12000


2). Which state government has approved a proposal to set up a Counter-Insurgency and Anti-Terrorist school to train police and other security forces in combating left-wing extremism and militancy?
a)   Haryana
b)   Punjab
c)   Bihar
d)   Maharashtra
e)   Madhya Pradesh


3). _______ and the Chinese city of Jinan became 'sister cities' after signing a pact which allows for the exchange of ideas and technology in the field of education, urban planning, youth affairs, and sports.
a)   Gwalior
b)   Nagpur
c)   Jalandhar
d)   Kanpur
e)   Gorakhpur


4). Ken Miyauchi appointed as the new President of
a)   Tata Group
b)   Softbank Group
c)   Sinopec Group
d)   BPL Group
e)   None of these


5). Noted poet and lyricist Guda Anjaiah passed away recently. He belongs to
a)   Rajasthan
b)   Jammu and Kashmir
c)   Uttar Pradesh
d)   Tripura
e)   Telangana


6). India and ________ have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish formal cooperation in the fields of skill development and vocational and professional education and training.
a)   China
b)   Taiwan
c)   Hungary
d)   Switzerland
e)   France


7). Which is the most expensive city in the world for expats, according to an annual survey conducted by consultancy firm Mercer?
a)   Tokyo
b)   Luanda
c)   Osaka
d)   Moscow
e)   Hong Kong


8). Which company has announced the appointment of Anupam Pahuja as the Managing Director (MD) and Country Manager for its India operations?
a)   Citruspay
b)   PayPal
c)   Paytm
d)   PayUMoney
e)   CCAvenue


9). Olympian Anju Bobby George resigned as President of the Kerala Sports Council. She belongs to which sport?
a)   High Jump
b)   Swimming
c)   Archery
d)   Long Jump
e)   Weight Lifting


10). Who received the 'International Icon Award' at the 17th edition of the IIFA awards ceremony, beginning in Madrid?
a)   Freida Pinto
b)   Noomi Rapace
c)   Lizzie Brocheré
d)   Kim Tae-hee
e)   KC Concepcion


11). The average deposit per account under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) increased _____ per cent in May 2016, according to India Spend analysis of government data.
a)   110%
b)   120%
c)   117%
d)   112%
e)   118%


12). Where did the first meeting of the Board of Governors of the $100-billion Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)?
a)   Bangladesh
b)   Russia
c)   China
d)   Nepal
e)   Bhutan


13). Which city has been declared as the South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation (SAARC) cultural capital for the year 2016-17?
a)   Dhaka
b)   Rangpur
c)   Mymensingh
d)   Mahasthangarh
e)   None of these


14). Lionel Messi has announced his retirement from international football. He belongs to which country?
a)   Brazil
b)   Canada
c)   Argentina
d)   Germany
e)   Chile


15). Who among the following have won the Queen’s Young Leaders Award 2016 that honours people from Commonwealth nations for their exemplary work?
a)   Kartik Sawhney
b)   Neha Swain
c)   Vikram Sinha
d)   Both A and B
e)   Both B and C



16). Which state government signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a three-nation consortium for the construction of a Rs.10,183 crore gas-based fertiliser plant?
a)   Rajasthan
b)   Uttar Pradesh
c)   Telangana
d)   Andhra Pradesh
e)   Tamil Nadu


17). Odisha government launched a scheme to provide education loan at 1% interest to students pursuing higher studies. Name the scheme.
a)   Kalinga Siksha Sathi Yojana
b)   Kaldas Shiksha Sathi Yojana
c)   Kharavela Shiksha Sathi Yojana
d)   Chittaranjan Shiksha Sathi Yojana
e)   None of these


18). Who has appointed as the new chief executive officer (CEO) of the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF)?
a)   Karan Bose
b)   Sumtra Bose
c)   Vardhan Bose
d)   Manjeet Bose
e)   Sujoy Bose


19). Sanjeev Rajput is related to which sport?
a)   Shooting
b)   Wrestling
c)   Tennis
d)   Hockey
e)   Athletics


20). Name the founder of Titan Co. Ltd and made it an internationally renowned Indian watch brand passed away recently?
a)   Rich DeVos
b)   Jay Van Andel
c)   Kevin J. Delaney
d)   Xerxes Sapur Desai
e)   None of these


21). Which state government has decided to offer various concessions to the economically weaker sections (EWS) for projects under its ambitious “housing for all” scheme.
a)   Gujarat
b)   Punjab
c)   Maharashtra
d)   Tamil Nadu
e)   Madhya Pradesh


22). The UN General Assembly recently elected which three nations as non-permanent members of the Security Council for a two-year period beginning in January, 2017.
i) Ethiopia
ii) Bolivia
iii) Sweden
iv) Estonia
a)   i, ii and iv
b)   i, iii and iv
c)   ii, iii and iv
d)   i, ii and iii
e)   None of these


23). According to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Financial Stability Report, The gross non-performing assets (NPAs) ratio of public-sector banks rose to ____ from 5.1% between September 2015 and March 2016.
a)   7.3%
b)   7.4%
c)   7.5%
d)   7.6%
e)   7.7%


24). Name the Indian-Americans who were honoured with US nationals prestigious “Great Immigrants: The Pride of America” award.
a)   Hari Sreenivasan
b)   Sunder Pichai
c)   Bharati Mukherjee
d)   Vikram Malhotra
e)   All the above


25). Which countries women’s team has claimed a record seventh Champions Trophy title with a 2-1 win over reigning World and Olympic champions, The Netherlands, in the final at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre.
a)   Brazil
b)   Canada
c)   Argentina
d)   Netherlands
e)   None of the above


26). Which state government has drawn up a Rs.120 crore plan to build toilets for 55,000 households under the Swachh Bharath Abhiyan?
a)   Puducherry
b)   Chhattisgarh
c)   Mizoram
d)   Odisha
e)   None of these


27). The union cabinet has approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and _____ for bilateral cooperation in water resources management and development.
a)   Rwanda
b)   China
c)   Uganda
d)   Tanzania
e)   Burundi


28). Which state has the highest fiscal deficit among all states in the country, according to Reserve Bank of India data?
a)   Karnataka
b)   Tamil Nadu
c)   Kerala
d)   Andhra Pradesh
e)   None of these


29). What is India's rank in the latest World Bank ranking in the global logistics performance?
a)   36th
b)   38th
c)   35th
d)   49th
e)   63rd


30). Who has been appointed as Deputy Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG)?
a)   Mohammad Suraj
b)   Hindupur Pradeep Rao
c)   Amrit Shah
d)   Vikram Singh
e)   None of the above


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·        April 4th Week 2016          
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·        April 2nd Week 2016            
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