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

Q1. Reserve Bank has imposed the penalty on two co-operative banks under the Banking Regulation Act, 1949 recently. These Banks are.....?
I. Abhyudaya Co-operative Bank 
II. Amanath Co-operative Bank 
III. Zila Sahakari Kendriya Bank Maryadit
IV. Raipur Urban Mercantile Cooperative Bank
V. Mahesh Sahakari Bank Ltd
a) I and V
b) II and III
c) II and IV
d) V and IV
e) III and IV

Q2. In which of the following cities, the first technology two-day meet under the Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 for Northeast India has been started?
a) Itanagar
b) Agartala
c) Gangtok
d) Guwahati
e) Aizol

Q3. Which of the following Public Sector Banks (PSBs) has launched ‘group credit life insurance scheme’ of LIC of India?
a) State Bank of India
b) IDBI Bank Ltd
c) Corporation Bank
d) Punjab National Bank
e) Bank of Baroda

Q4. Which of the following two states minorities commission is all set to release an awareness campaign against ISIS by getting on board Imams of a large number of mosques across the two states to thwart the attempts of the terror group to lure youths recently?
a) Kerala and Karnataka
b) Telangana and Andhra Pradesh
c) Bihar and West Bengal
d) Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh
e) Gujarat and Maharashtra

Q5. Name the person who is going to get the 23rd Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award.
a) Shubha Mudgal
b) Anita Gopalan
c) Om Nischal
d) Srinivasan K Swamy
e) Vishnu Nagar

Q6. Which state has stated that the 7th Pay Commission recommendations would be implemented in the state from November 1.
a) Goa
b) Punjab
c) Madhya Pradesh
d) Uttarakhand
e) Haryana

Q7. Name the Assamese Litterateur who has passed away recently?
a) Nalini Bala Devi
b) Mahim Bora
c) Benudhar Sharma
d) Nabakanta Barua
e) None of the above

Q8. Which of the following Indian companies and Shanghai Urban Construction Group have joined hands to rejuvenate the Dravyawati River in Rajasthan recently?
a) Reliance Industries Limited
b) Wipro Limited
c) Tata Projects Ltd
d) Adani Group
e) Bharti Airtel

Q9. Who has been named as the new Chief Minister of Gujarat while Nitin Patel as Deputy CM after a meeting of the BJP legislators at State Party headquarter?
a) Shripad Yesso Naik
b) Vijay Rupani
c) Anandiben Patel
d) Nitin Gadkari
e) None of the above

Q10. Luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz India has appointed ___________ as Vice-President of Sales and Marketing, effective August 1, 2016.
a) Michael Jopp
b) Beji Caid
c) Angela Ruggiero
d) Bill de Blasio
e) Yuriko Koike