Current Affairs Quiz For RBI/IBPS Exams

Q1. Information and Broadcasting ministry framed a New Print Media Advertisement Policy for Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity (DAVP) with the objective to promote transparency and accountability in issuing of advertisements in print media. Who is the present union minister of Information and Broadcasting?
(a) Prakash Javadekar
(b) Ravi Shankar Prasad
(c) Jitendra Singh
(d) Venkaiah Naidu
(e) None of the above

Q2. 15th edition of Europe's biggest football extravaganza, Euro 2016 begins in which of the following place recently?
(a) Berlin, Germany
(b) Athens, Greece
(c) London, England
(d) Geneva, Switzerland
(e) Paris, France

Q3. Which organization has been appointed as the national partner for the upcoming Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2017 summit by iNDEXTb recently?
(b) RBI
(d) SEBI

Q4. MS Krishna Bhat, former Chairman of which of the following Bank, passed away at the age of 78  in Mangaluru recently?
(a) Karnataka Bank Ltd
(b) South Indian Bank
(c) State Bank of India
(d) ICICI Bank
(e) Kotak Mahindra Bank

Q5. State Bank of India (SBI), India's largest bank, and Caixa Bank, a leading bank based in ________ by market share, have signed a Memorandum of Agreement to expand their guarantee transaction businesses by jointly providing credit to Indian local enterprises.
(a) Germany
(b) Spain
(c) France
(d) Singapore
(e) Hong Kong

Q6. Which state government has decided to celebrate the 21st day of every month as Yoga Day across all schools, colleges and universities in the State?
(a) Gujarat
(b) Haryana
(c) Maharashtra
(d) Tamil Nadu
(e) Bihar

Q7. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has constituted a high-level committee under the chairmanship of PWD minister _____________ to look into the matters related to water bodies in the national capital.
(a) Imran Hussain
(b) Kapil Mishra
(c) Satyendra Jain
(d) Manish Sisodia
(e) None of the above

Q8. Which of the following country has received validation from WHO for having eliminated mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis, becoming the first country in Asia and the Pacific region and also the first with a large HIV epidemic to ensure an AIDS-free generation?
(a) China
(b) Indonesia
(c) Japan
(d) Thailand
(e) India

Q9. Food Corporation of India (FCI), a state-run organization has signed an agreement with the Adani group for construction of two silos to store wheat, at an estimated cost of about Rs_______
(a) Rs 70 crore
(b) Rs 80 crore
(c) Rs 90 crore
(d) Rs 20 crore
(e) Rs 10 crore

Q10. President Robert Mugabe introduces ‘surrogate currency’ to prevent dollar outflow. Robert Mugabe is the present president of which of the following country?
(a) Sudan
(b) Bulgaria
(c) Greece
(d) Zimbabwe
(e) None of the above

Q11. Asian Development Bank has approved a USD 100 million (around Rs. 660 crores) loan to strengthen a key irrigation system and improve water management in the Vennar sub-basin of Cauvery Delta in which state?
(a) Kerala
(b) Madhya Pradesh
(c) Maharashtra
(d) Gujarat
(e) Tamil Nadu

Q12. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved 1.5 billion US dollar loan to which of the following country. IMF has already transferred 168 million US dollars as the first Installment with immediate effect to support the country’s economy?
(a) Greece
(b) Jordan
(c) Bulgaria
(d) Sri Lanka
(e) Qatar

Q13. The Union Government has decided to introduce International Yoga Award Scheme. The award will be introduced with an aim to promote yoga. Who is the present minister of State for AYUSH?
(a) Dharmendra Pradhan
(b) Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore
(c) Shripad Yesso Naik
(d) Jitendra Singh
(e) None of the above

Q14. Thailand-based agro-industrial conglomerate Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company Limited (CP Foods) has forayed into the packaged foods business in India with a new chicken processing plant in which of the following states?
(a) Karnataka
(b) Andhra Pradesh
(c) Kerala
(d) Gujarat
(e) Maharashtra

Q15. The government under the Chief Minister’s Nagarothana scheme will take up a slew of projects worth how much to revamp the IT City’s (Bengaluru) infrastructure?
(a) Rs 7,300 crore
(b) Rs 28,100 crore
(c) Rs 17,400 crore
(d) Rs 95,200 crore
(e) Rs 55,300 crore