Current Affairs Based on "The Hindu" for SBI/IBPS Exams

1. The second International Day of Yoga is being celebrated across the globe on 21st June 2016. The theme for this year was?
Connect the Youth
Yoga for Health
Aao surya namaskar kare
Yoga: Help us
None of the above

2. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley released a commemorative silver coin on the occasion of 300th Martyrdom Day of Sikh General?
Guru Gobind Singh
Hari Singh Nalwa
Guru Tegh Bahadur
Banda Singh Bahadur
Guru Gobind Singh

3. Interest rates for Small Savings Schemes will remain unchanged for the next quarter beginning July, government notified. Presently the rate of interest for both Five Year National Savings Certificate and Public Provident Fund Scheme is........?
7.9 per cent
8.1 per cent
7.7 per cent
7.8 per cent
None of the above

4. Name the state which has launched a unique programme ‘Maitree Ek Gyan Yatra’ recently.
Tamil Nadu
West Bengal

5. The yoga session at the UN on the occasion of second International Yoga Day has been led by Spiritual leader _________________ of Indian origin.
Baba Ramdev
Ravi Shankar
Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev
All of the above
None of the above

6. Government of India gave its final approval to the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) for setting up a greenfield electronic park within the Infovally complex, a dedicated IT hub, on the outskirts of?
Patna, Bihar
Hyderabad, Telangana
Bengaluru, Karnataka
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
Bhubaneswar, Odisha

7. Who has been appointed as the President of Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry(GCCI) for the term 2016-17?
Rohit J Patel
Amit Mitra
MK Sharma
Bipin R Patel
None of the above

8. Which of the following company has announced the launch of it's ‘Gboard’ keyboard for iPhone users in India?
None of the above

9. _________________, President and CEO, of global technology player and investment bank SoftBank Group (SBG) has resigned from his position recently.
Rana Kapoor
Nikesh Arora
Chandra Shekhar Ghosh
Sundar Pichai
None of the above

10. Which of the following Bank has sold 18 per cent stake of Star Union Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company to joint venture partner Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company (DILIC)?
Bank of India
Punjab National Bank
State Bank of India
Axis Bank