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

Q1. Which among the following states government announced that the state government in association with International Labour Organisation (ILO) will organize a two-day long national conference on labour in the city from September 20?
(a) Punjab
(b) Uttar Pradesh
(c) Haryana
(d) Kerala
(e) Odisha

Q2. __________ and Bollywood actors Katrina Kaif and Juhi Chawla are among recipients of the Priyadarshini Global Awards 2016 which will be presented on September 19.
(c) DRDO
(d) ISRO
(e) RBI

Q3. Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu launched the 'Swachhta Saptah' as part of the Swachh Rail Swachh Bharat Mission from which Railway station?
(a) Mumbai
(b) Kolkata
(c) New Delhi
(d) Lucknow
(e) Bengaluru

Q4. Indian Navy’s ___________________ Mormugao was launched in Mumbai.
(a) Air to surface
(b) guided missile destroyer
(c) Anti war misile
(d) Surface to surface
(e) None of the above

Q5. Which among the following countries has launched its second experimental space station "Tiangong 2" recently? 
(a) China
(b) Russia
(c) Germany
(d) Japan
(e) South Korea

Q6. Which among the following film have been archived at the library of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences?
(a) Sunrise
(b) Parched
(c) Thithi
(d) Both (a) and (b)
(e) Both (a) and (c)

Q7. Name the bollowood actor, who holds the record for 'Most Public Appearances made by a Film Star in 12 Hours?
(a) Salman Khan
(b) Abhishek Bachchan
(c) Nawazuddin Siddiqui
(d) Ranveer Singh
(e) Ajay Devgan

Q8. State-owned Punjab National Bank has roped __________ as brand ambassador to improve its image which has taken a hit due to rising bad loans. 
(a) Kareena Kapoor
(b) Salman Khan
(c) MS Dhoni
(d) Sachin Tendulkar
(e) Virat Kohli

Q9. Who has been elevated as Executive Director of Canara Bank with effect from September 15, 2016?
(a) Narayana Murthy
(b) Atul Kumar Goel
(c) P V Bharathi
(d) Anoop Kumar Sharma
(e) Dilip Kumar Mandal 

Q10. Which among the following banks has launched its second FederalSkill Academy at Coimbatore, as part of its CSR initiatives?
(a) Federal Bank
(b) Axis Bank
(c) Federal Reserve
(d) Central Bank of India
(e) ICICI Bank

Q11. The Centre and the States are unlikely to review the structure of the GSTN, whose ownership pattern, with a majority private stake. GSTN stands for.......?
(a) Goods and Services Tax Network
(b) Goods and Services Tax News
(c) Goods and Services Tax Number
(d) Goods and Services Tax National
(e) Goods and Services Tax Nations

Q12. Who is the present MD and CEO of Punjab National Bank?
(a) Arundhati Bhattacharya
(b) Usha Ananthasubramanian
(c) Shikha Sharma
(d) Chanda Kochhar
(e) Naina Lal Kidwai

Q13. Who is the present Governor of Odisha?
(a) Mridula Sinha
(b) Ram Nath Kovind
(c) SC Jamir
(d) OP Kohli
(e) Najeeb Jung

Q14. Who among the following has been named the UN’s new Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking?
(a) Sunita Narain 
(b) Amal Clooney
(c) Vian Dakhil 
(d) Nadia Murad
(e) Angelina Jolie 

Q15. The govt has appointed who among the following as the additional charge as Chairman of the state-owned Life Insurance Corporation of India?
(a) Ashwani Kumar 
(b) Girish Chandra Murmu
(c) Usha Sangwan 
(d) Shaktikanta Das
(e) VK Sharma