25 Oct 2016

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

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for IBPS PO/Clerk Exams (22nd 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.

1). Union Skill development and Entrepreneurship Minister Rajeev Pratap Rudy has inaugurated ‘Kaushal Mahotasava‘ in which city of India?
a)  Lucknow
b)  Mumbai
c)   Noida
d)  Varanasi
e)  Delhi

2). Which union minister has launched the Regional air Connectivity Scheme UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam naagrik) to enable more people to fly in smaller towns?
a)  Ashok Gajapathi Raju
b)  Narendra Modi
c)   Nitin Gadkari
d)  Raj Nath Singh
e)  Rajeev Pratap Rudy

3). Which Regiment of Indian Army has won a gold medal in gruelling Cambrian Patrol exercise organized by the British Army?
a)  Gorkha Rifles
b)  Ladak Regiment
c)   Parachute Regiment
d)  Punjab Regiment
e)  Rajputana Rifles

4). A protein-enriched rice variety has been developed by the Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya (IGKV) in ___.
a)  Raipur
b)  Bilaspur
c)   Raigarh
d)  Ratanpur
e)  Udaipur

5). India has signed a 650-million US dollar loan agreement with which financial organisation for the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor-III (EDFC-III) Project?
a)  Asian Development Bank (ADB)
b)  World Bank
c)   International Monetary Fund (IMF)
d)  International Development Association (IDA)
e)  New Development Bank (NDB)

6). Regional air connectivity scheme that was unveiled recently by Aviation Ministry will be rolled out by
a)  April 2017
b)  March 2017
c)   January 2017
d)  December 2016
e)  January 2018

7). Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has recommended to the imposition of _____ penalty on Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea cellular for allegedly denying interconnectivity to Reliance Jio.
a)  Rs. 2,650 crore
b)  Rs. 2,850 crore
c)   Rs. 3,050 crore
d)  Rs. 3,200 crore
e)  Rs. 3,300 crore

8). Which of the following union minister has announced the ‘Krishi Vigyan Kendra’ in each of the districts in the country?
a)  Venkaiah Naidu
b)  Radha Mohan Singh
c)   Narendra Singh Tomar
d)  Modi
e)  Birender Singh

9). What is the theme of 2016 World Osteoporosis Day (WOD) ?
a)  Love Your Bones: Perfect today
b)  Love Your Bones: Protect Your Future
c)   Real Men Build Their Strength from Within
d)  Serve Up Bone Health
e)  Stop at One: Make Your First Break Your Last

10). Which country's pollution control authority has launched a mobile app to curb pollution?
a)  China
b)  Egypt
c)   India
d)  South Korea
e)  USA

11). Name the scheme launched by the Aviation industry for air connectivity.
d)  UDAN

12). Name the veteran cricket player who will receive the Lifetime Achievement award by the Sports Journalists’ Association of Mumbai (SJAM).
a)  Syed Kirmani
b)  Kapil Dev
c)   Dilip Vengsarkar
d)  Sunil Gavaskar
e)  Krishnamachari Srikkanth

13). Which company will acquire Butler America Aerospace for $85 million?
a)  Apple
b)  HCL
c)   Dell
d)  GM
e)  Atomics

14). National Bank for Agriculture & Rural Development (Nabard) has sanctioned a loan of Rs. 19702 crore to to National Water Development Agency (NWDA) for how many irrigation projects?
a)  21
b)  37
c)   49
d)  50
e)  67

15). How much has GMR Infrastructure's airport arm Delhi International Airport (DIAL) raised through the issue of high-yield 10-year bonds?
a)  $522 million
b)  $509 million
c)   $517 million
d)  $536 million
e)  $598 million

16). According to the Payments and Settlements Systems Act, 2007 how much can RBI penalize payments systems and banks for operating without permission?
a)  5 lakh
b)  1 crore
c)   10 lacs
d)  Both a and b
e)  Both a and c

17). Which bank has raised Rs.500 crore via Masala bonds?
a)  SBI
c)   HDFC
d)  Axis
e)  PNB

18). Which Indian city is ranked 14th in terms of total wealth held?
a)  Ahmedabad
b)  Bengaluru
c)   Delhi
d)  Kolkata
e)  Mumbai

19). Tawang festival starts at?
a)  Arunachal Pradesh
b)  Sikkim
c)   Assam
d)  Tripura
e)  Nagaland

20). Journalist Tilak Hazarika passes away, he belongs to which of the following state?
a)  Assam
b)  Bihar
c)   Maharashtra
d)  Punjab
e)  Nagaland


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