24 Oct 2016

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for IBPS PO/Clerk Exams 2016

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for IBPS PO/Clerk Exams (21st October 2016):
Dear Readers, Here we have given the Current Affairs GK questions based on the previous days Daily Current Affairs updates. Candidates those who are preparing for IBPS PO/Clerk exam and all other Banking exams can use these questions.

Important Current Affairs Quiz 21st October

1). Who has received a second European Golden Shoe of his career after becoming the leading scorer in Europe’s top domestic leagues 2015-16?
a)  Neymar da Silva
b)  Luis Suarez
c)   Lionel Messi
d)  Diego Forlán
e)  Cristiano Ronaldo

2). The first ever three-day global conference to strengthen Arbitration and Enforcement in India  inaugurated by President Pranab Mukherjee in which city of India?
a)  Agra
b)  Vizag
c)   Mumbai
d)  New Delhi
e)  Kochin

3). Who has recently honored with the Milan Honorary citizenship award at the ceremony held at the Arcimboldi Theatre in Milan, Italy?
a)  Angela Merkel
b)  Barack Obama
c)   Dalai Lama
d)  Nerendra modi
e)  Sachin Tendulkar

4). Who has been elected as the new President of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG)?
a)  Bruno Grandi
b)  Diego Forlán
c)   Georges Guelzec
d)  Mark Vasily
e)  Morinari Watanabe

5). Which of the following city has been declared as the 5th North East zone by State Bank of India(SBI)?
a)  Agarthala
b)  Dibrugarh
c)   Jorhat
d)  Shillong
e)  Silchar

6). Who is the author of the book titled "The Adivasi Will Not Dance"?
a)  Kiran Doshi
b)  Kunal Basu
c)   Manjula Padmanabhan
d)  Hansda Sowendra Shekhar
e)  Basu Padmanabhan

7). The book “Driven: The Virat Kohli Story” has been authored by whom?
a)  Sandeep Bamzai
b)  Rajkumar Sharma
c)   Vijay Lokapally
d)  Pradeep Sangwan
e)  Kunal Basu

8). Which city has topped the 2016 Global Power City Index (GPCI)?
a)  Delhi
b)  Tokyo
c)   London
d)  Mumbai
e)  Agarthala

9). The Police Commemoration Day is being observed across the country on which date?
a)  18 October
b)  20 October
c)   21 October
d)  22 October
e)  23 October

10). The Union Ministry of Railways and ______ have inked Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for smart railway stations.
a)  Union Urban Development Ministry
b)  Union Rural Development Ministry
c)   DMRC
d)  National Development Authority
e)  Urban and rural development ministry

11). Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) has decided to ban which county's channels in the country?
a)  China
b)  France
c)   India
d)  Saudi Arabia
e)  USA

12). Recently, which country announced its exit from the International Criminal Court (ICC), accusing it of bias against Africans?
a)  Angola
b)  Egypt
c)   Nigeria
d)  South Africa
e)  Tunisia

13). When is World Statistics Day observed?
a)  October 19
b)  October 20
c)   October 21
d)  October 22
e)  October 23

14). Name the Fast Patrol Vessel(FPV) commissioned by the Indian Coast Guard on October 20.
a)  ICGS Rani Abbakka
b)  ICGS Rani Avanti Bai   
c)   ICGS Rani Durgavati
d)  ICGS Rani Gaidinliu
e)  ICGS Rani Rashmoni

15). Indian Railways has declared how many railway stations as as Green Train Corridors?
a)  2
b)  3
c)   5
d)  6
e)  9

16). Who won the Wildlife Photographer Award, 2016?
a)  Indulal Kanaiyalal Yagnik
b)  Koratala Satyanarayana
c)   Krittibas Ojha
d)  Luiz Perera
e)  Nayan Khanolkar

17). In which country was the World Railway Shooting Championship Cup held?
a)  Azerbaijan
b)  Brazil
c)   Cuba
d)  France
e)  Romania

18). What is India's rank in the latest FIFA rankings?
a)  133rd
b)  136th
c)   137th
d)  138th
e)  139th

19). Which bank has declared Silchar as its 5th zone in North East?
a)  BoM
b)  PNB
c)   OBC
d)  CBI
e)  SBI

20). Which financial institute has launched a Rs 60 crore ASPIRE fund to promote innovation,rural entrepreneurship and agri industry?
a)  ECGC Limited
b)  IFCI Ltd
c)   MUDRA Bank
d)  PFC

21). The 10th Indo-US trade forum is being held in which city?
a)  Mumbai
b)  Chennai
c)   New Delhi
d)  Bengaluru
e)  Jaipur

22). The government will launch the ___ tranche of Sovereign Gold Bonds (SGB) scheme on 24th of October.
a)  10th
b)  6th
c)   7th
d)  8th
e)  9th

23). Who was appointed as the Commandant of the Indian Naval Academy at Ezhimala in Kerala?
a)  Vice Admiral S V Bhokare
b)  Vice Admiral S V Bhosle
c)   Vice Admiral Karambir Singh
d)  Vice Admiral G. Ashok Kumar
e)  Vice Admiral K V  Bhosle

24). Satyadev Katare recently passed away. Who was he?
a)  politician
b)  A Gandhian activist
c)   Artist
d)  Sports person
e)  Film maker

25). Gandhi activist, who passed away recently.
a)  Anna Hazaare
b)  Eqbal Ahmad
c)   Joan Baez
d)  Mewa Ramgobin
e)  Uri Avnery

26). Who of the following is the author of the book The Sleepwalker's Dream?
a)  Amitav Ghosh
b)  Dhrubajyoti Borah
c)   Dhrubajyoti Ghosh
d)  Margaret Alva
e)  Ramachandra Guha

27). Who of the following has authored the book Andhere Se Ujale Ki Aur that was released in October 2016?
a)  Amit Shah
b)  Arun Jaitley
c)   Madhu Dandavate
d)  Ravi Shankar Prasad
e)  Swapan Das Gupta


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