20 May 2017

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for Upcoming SBI PO Exams 2017

[Dated: 20th May] Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for Upcoming SBI PO Exams (17th May 2017):
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 Upcoming Banking exams can use these questions.

1). World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) was observed on which date?
a)   May 16
b)   May 14
c)   May 13
d)   May 17
e)   May 12

2). Venkaiah Naidu announces separate 24x7 DD Channel for which of the following Sates?
a)   Odisha
b)   Manipur
c)   Madhya Pradesh
d)   Punjab
e)   Jharkhand

3). Who among Olympics Medal winner was appointed as a Group-1 officer in the government through the amendment passed in Andhra Pradesh Assembly?
a)   P. V. Sindhu
b)   Sakshi Malik
c)   Vijender Singh
d)   Atanu Das
e)   Bombayla Devi

4). Which of the following State government formed The ‘Maa’ committee to check mid-day meal quality in schools?
a)   Maharashtra
b)   Manipur
c)   Punjab
d)   Uttar Pradesh
e)   Haryana

5). In how many central universities, WiFi services will be launched starting July this year announced by HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar?
a)   39
b)   37
c)   38
d)   32
e)   35

6). Which of the following is launched by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley with an aim to keep a tab on dishonest citizens hiding their income from the authorities and government?
a)   Explanation Clean Money
b)   Operation Clean Money
c)   Stimulation Clean Money
d)   Extraction Clean Money
e)   Operation Refresh Money

7). Who launched EPFO’s Citizens’ Charter 2017 and E-Court Management System along with it. Citizens’ Charter 2017 of EPFO is an attempt to bring transparency and accountability on the part of EPFO?
a)   Finance Minister
b)   Law Minister
c)   Labour & Employment Minister
d)   Home Minister
e)   External Affairs Minister

8). Who conquered Mount Everest, the world’s highest peak morning for the fourth time, setting a new record?
a)   Rajiv Rai
b)   Robert M. Lightfoot
c)   Kiran Kumar
d)   Ashish Chauhan
e)   Anshu Jamsenpa

9). Who among the following Indian Businessmen has featured in the Forbes Global Game Changers List for 2017?
a)   Mukesh Ambani
b)   Dilip Shanghvi
c)   Grandhi Mallikarjuna Rao
d)   Kushal Pal Singh
e)   Subrata Roy

10). Who will be leading the Indian delegation to the G20 Ministers' Meet at Bad Neuenahr, Germany?
a)   Bandaru Dattatraya
b)   Poul-Erik Høyer Larsen
c)   Filippo Grandi
d)   Sushil Chandra
e)   Vinod Rai

11). Which of the following Airport is set to become south India's first airport to go 100% LED-lit?
a)   Indira Gandhi International Airport
b)   Rajiv Gandhi International Airport
c)   Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport
d)   Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport
e)   Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport

12). Which Country has imposed anti-dumping duty on certain types of glasses from Iran and aluminium radiators from China in order to protect the domestic industry from cheap imports?
a)   Indonesia
b)   Bangladesh
c)   India
d)   Bhutan
e)   Poland

13). Who among the mountaineer has broken her own world record for the most Everest summits by a woman after scaling the world's tallest peak for the eighth time?
a)   Tenzing Norgay
b)   Bachendri Pal                                  
c)   Reinhold Messnerd
d)   Lhakpa Sherpa
e)   Edmund Hillary

14). In which of the following Countries India have signed 5 agreements for cooperation in different areas including agriculture, health and Information Technology?
a)   Palestine
b)   Poland
c)   France
d)   Finland
e)   Indonesia

15). With which of the following banks HDFC Life has entered into a banc assurance tie-up to distribute its individual life insurance products to the private lender’s customers?
a)   Indian Bank
b)   Indian overseas Bank
c)   Canara Bank
d)   Catholic Syrian Bank
e)   UCO Bank

16). For fiscal 2017-18, FICCI predicted India’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth will be around
a)   7.8%
b)   7.5%
c)   7.4%
d)   7.6%
e)   7.2%

17). Who among the following was conferred with the first Bhairon Singh Shekhawat Lifetime Achievement Honour?
a)   Vinod Rai
b)   Fatma Samoura
c)   K.J. Ramesh
d)   Pawan Kumar Chamling
e)   Jens Stoltenberg

18). Who has been awarded the prestigious Indian National Science Academy (INSA) medal in the Young Scientist category for 2017?
a)   Sudhir Gupta
b)   Rajeev Suri
c)   Yoshiharu Ueki
d)   Aravind Kumar Rengan
e)   Himanshu Kapania

19). Who among the following was nominated for the prestigious Whitley Awards?
a)   Sunil Sood
b)   Purnima Devi Barman
c)   Travis Kalanick
d)   Ajay Tyagi
e)   Guenter Butschek

20). Who has broke the 400-metre national record at the Indian Grand Prix in New Delhi to qualify for the upcoming World Championships in London in August?
a)   Ashu Suyash
b)   Anupam Shrivastava
c)   Muhammed Anas
d)   Frederick William
e)   Brian Chesky