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

Q1. In Which of the following countries, seventh meeting of SAARC Immigration Authorities has begun?
a) Kathmandu, Nepal
b) Islamabad, Pakistan
c) New Delhi, India
d) Colombo, Sri Lanka
e) Male, Maldives

Q2. Which state government has decided to recruit members of transgender community persons as warders in jails of the State as per the directive of the Supreme Court recently?
a) Bihar
b) Gujarat
c) Uttar Pradesh
d) Odisha
e) Kerala

Q3. How much has been sanctioned by the Central government for development of ghats (river fronts) and crematoria at different places along the river Ganga from Uttarakhand to West Bengal under the Centre’s ambitious Namami Gange programme?
a) Rs 2000 crore
b) Rs 1520 crore 
c) Rs 400 crore
d) Rs 1000 crore 
e) Rs 600 crore

Q4. Name the person who has been appointed as the secretary to Prime Minister recently?  
a) Rajani Ranjan Rashmi
b) Sanjeevanee Kutty
c) Bharati S Sihag
d) Yudhvir Singh Malik
e) Bhaskar Khulbe

Q5. Which of the following Institutions and Apollo Medskills has launched a certificate programme in general management for healthcare professionals?
a) IIM, Bengaluru
b) IIT, Delhi
c) IIM, Ahmedabad
d) BHU, Varanasi
e) JNU, Delhi

Q6. Which of the following private sector banks has inked an MoU with Apollo India Credit Opportunity Management LLC and AION Capital Management to set up an asset reconstruction company recently?
a) Kotak Mahindra Bank
b) Axis Bank
c) Bandhan Bank
d) IDFC Bank
e) ICICI Bank

Q7. Which country will host a crucial global summit in November, 2016 to eliminate the illicit trade of tobacco products in which delegates from 180 countries will take part?
a) Nepal
b) China
c) Brazil
d) India
e) Russia

Q8. Which of the following public sector banks has tied up with a fintech start-up Fisdom for personal wealth management services?
a) State Bank of India
b) Punjab National Bank
c) Bank of Baroda
d) Canara Bank
e) Indian Overseas Bank 

Q9. Hon’ble Minister of Communications Sh. Manoj Sinha has launched __________________ for addressing the complaints and concerns of common man and other stake-holders in the telecom and postal sectors.
a) Facebook Sewa
b) Twitter Sewa
c) Public Sewa
d) Linkedin Sewa
e) None of the above

Q10. Name the person who has been appointed as the Managing Director of Mondelez India recently?
a) Deepak Iyer
b) Chandramouli Venkatesan
c) S Neelakantan 
d) Dilip Rath
e) Dilip Babasaheb Bhosale