Current Affairs Quiz For RBI/IBPS Exams

Q1. As part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Make in India” and “Start-up India” moves, which state has announced new policy for promotion of information technology(IT) and electronic start-ups, envisaging setting up of 50 incubators to provide leadership and facilities to 2,000 start-ups over the next five years recently?
(a) Madhya Pradesh
(b) Rajasthan
(c) Uttar Pradesh
(d) Gujarat
(e) Maharashtra

Q2. According to 2016 Global Retail Development Index (GRDI) India has jumped 13 positions from last year to rank _______ among 30 developing countries this year on ease of doing business. 
(a) Third
(b) Fourth
(c) Seventh
(d) Tenth
(e) Second

Q3. The Indian government and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have signed an agreement for a $200 million loan to upgrade 176-km roads in which of the following state?
(a) Bihar
(b) Madhya Pradesh
(c) Jharkhand
(d) Uttar Pradesh
(e) None of the above

Q4. Who is sworn in as Chief Minister of the Union Territory of Puducherry recently?
(a) Kiran Bedi
(b) V Narayanasamy
(c) J Jayalalithaa
(d) Sarbananda Sonowal
(e) Pinarayi vijayan

Q5. Name the India's first Mr.Universe who has passed away in Kolkata recently?
(a) Manohar Aich
(b) Thakur Anoop Singh
(c) Rahul Rajasekharan
(d) Sachin Khurana
(e) None of the above

Q6. Which of the following country voted for whether to introduce a guaranteed basic income for every citizen, becoming the first country to hold such a vote?
(a) USA
(b) France
(c) India
(d) Denmark
(e) Switzerland

Q7. Volkswagen launched its compact sedan Ameo in India, priced between Rs 5.24 lakh and Rs 7.05 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Volkswagen is headquartered in?
(a) USA
(b) Germany
(c) France
(d) China
(e) Japan

Q8. Which state has become the first state in the country to have a State Data Centre (SDC)?
(a) Madhya Pradesh
(b) Uttar Pradesh
(c) Andhra Pradesh
(d) Himachal Pradesh
(e) Arunachal Pradesh

Q9. Anti-dumping duty has been imposed on a compound used in the pharmaceutical industry, imported from the ________ and _______ to protect domestic makers from cheap shipments.
(a) USA, China
(b) Qatar, Jordan
(c) UK, Greece
(d) France, Japan
(e) None of the above

Q10. The Government will come out with revised Index of IIP and WPI by the end of this year with a new base year of 2011-12. IIP stands for?
(a) Index of International Production
(b) Index of Indian Production 
(c) Index of Industrial Production 
(d) Index of Invest Production 
(e) None of the above

Q11. India and which of the following country have agreed to enhance the scale of existing bilateral military interaction and decided to expand the interaction between the armed forces recently?
(a) Mexico
(b) Afghanistan
(c) Qatar
(d) USA
(e) Singapore

Q12. Which state assembly has passed the Ease of Doing Business Bill, 2016 recently?
(a) West Bengal
(b) Assam
(c) Kerala
(d) Bihar
(e) Gujarat

Q13. The Enforcement Directorate slapped how much FEMA violation notice in connection with alleged “wrongful” gain made to private multimedia company Devas by Antrix, the commercial arm of ISRO?
(a) 2,200 crore
(b) 4,200 crore
(c) 1,500 crore
(d) 1,200 crore
(e) 9,200 crore

Q14. Prime Minister NarendraModi met Swiss President Johann Schneider Ammann to deepen bilateral and multilateral cooperation with the key European nation. What is the currency of Switzerland?
(a) Euro
(b) Ruble
(c) Franc
(d) Peso
(e) Dollar

Q15. Renowned Indian sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has won the gold medal in people's choice prize at world championship festival of sand sculpting Russe, 2016, which was held in which of the following country?
(a) Bulgaria
(b) Switzerland
(c) Germany
(d) Mexico
(e) Singapore