21 May 2017

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for Upcoming SBI PO Exams 2017

[Dated: 21st May] Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for Upcoming SBI PO Exams (18th 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). Who inaugurated the National meeting of the State Commissioners for Persons with Disabilities?
a)   President of India
b)   Prime Minister of India
c)   Union Law Minister
d)   Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment
e)   Home Minister

2). India has taken a new initiative to supply cheap LED bulbs for the citizens of which of the following Countries?
a)   Canada
b)   Uganda
c)   Mali
d)   United Kingdom
e)   Ethiopia

3). Which country will get its first artillery guns called M777 from BAE Systems Nearly after 30 years?
a)   Rwanda
b)   Angola
c)   Singapore
d)   Malaysia
e)   India

4). Which of the following two organizations would inspect the excavation being carried out at an archaeological site in Haryana's Fatehabad district to verify claims of it being the oldest civilization in the world?

5). Which of the following committee has approved a new coal linkage policy to ensure adequate supply of the fuel to power plants through reverse auction?
a)   LODHA Committee
b)   CCEA
c)   DCEAF
d)   Kiran Kumar Committee
e)   FGCEA

6). Which of the following has successfully created the country's first smart grid project, which will generate power from renewable sources of energy?
a)   IIDET
b)   IIJKL
d)   IIEST
e)   IIPLK

7). Which of the following Cabinet Ministry has signed an MoU on ‘Sagarmala project’ in collaboration with Deen Dayal Upadhyay- Gramin Kaushalya Yojna (DDU- GKY) in New Delhi?
a)   Ministries of Shipping and Rural Development
b)   Ministry of Textiles
c)   Ministry of Law and Enforcement
d)   Ministry of Electronics and IT
e)   Ministry of Food Processing

8). Which of the following Telecommunication Service Provider has inked agreements with Facebook and MobiKwik in order to popularize the internet and its value added services among its customers?
a)   Airtel
b)   Aircel
c)   BSNL
d)   Vodefone
e)   Idea

9). India ranked which spot in renewable energy attractiveness index 2017?
a)   10
b)   8
c)   9
d)   7
e)   2

10). Amnesty International (AI) has launched a new global campaign to fight against those defending human rights. The Name of the campaign is
a)   Courage
b)   Brave
c)   Believe
d)   Trust
e)   Thrust

11). The headquarters of Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission (IPHRC) of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) inaugurated in which of the following countries?
a)   Singapore
b)   Iran
c)   Iraq
d)   Afghanistan
e)   Saudi Arabia

12). The USA based SpaceX has launched a communications satellite to marking its first launch for the London-based mobile broadband company. The name of the communications satellite is
a)   Inmarsat
b)   Margosat
c)   Verfosat
d)   Gosargo
e)   Dekomfo

13). Which of the following has named Country’s Most Valuable Brand in Brand Finance List 2017?
a)   Microsoft
b)   IBM
c)   Accenture
d)   Honey ware
e)   Tata Group

14). Who among the following have won the annual Whitley Awards, popularly known as the 'Green Oscars', for their works in the field of animal and bird conservation in India?
a)   Sanjay Gubbi and Purnima Barman
b)   Sanjay Mohan and Purnima Jya
c)   Kannuj Gubbi and Gokul Barman
d)   Furowick Gubbi and Dijo Barman
e)   Jon Gubbi and Hillari Barman

15). Who won Mark Twain Prize 2017 for American humour?
a)   Jin Liqun
b)   Sudhir Gupta
c)   David Letterman
d)   Jens Stoltenberg
e)   Fatma Samoura

16). Who has won the prestigious Dan David prize for his contribution in the field of astronomy?
a)   Rahul Johri
b)   Vinod Rai
c)   Irina Bokova
d)   Shrinivas Kulkarni
e)   Naushad Forbes

17). Who among the following Tennis Players, has been banned for life following an investigation into match-fixing?
a)   SOLAIMAN Juniac
b)   Risto Siilasmaa
c)   Stephen Kelly
d)   Junn Mitsuhashi
e)   Himanshu Kapania

18). Reema Lagoo Passed away Recently. He belongs to which of the following fields?
a)   Sports
b)   Movie
c)   Literature
d)   Politics
e)   Journalism