Current Affairs Questions (based on The Hindu) for RBI Assistant Mains Exam 2017

Q1. India and Kenya have signed agreements in the area of agriculture which were inked after delegation-level talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Kenyian President Uhuru Kenyatta in New Delhi recently. Where is capital of Kenya?
(a) Moscow
(b) Berlin
(c) Jakarta
(d) Brussels
(e) Nairobi

Q2. BIS has revised Indian Standard on gold hall marking. The hallmarked gold jewellery will now be available in three grades of 14 carat, 18 carat and 22 carat. BIS stands for?
(a) Bureau of International Standards
(b) Bureau of Indian Standards
(c) Bureau of Indian System
(d) Banking of Indian Standards
(e) None of the given options is true

Q3. India's top Under-13 player _______________ make the country proud by winning the title in the Scottin Junior Open Squash championship at Edinburgh, Scotland. 
(a) Yas Priyadarshini
(b) Ruchi Srivastawa
(c) Prakash Mishra
(d) Shreyas Mehta
(e) Roshani Gangwar

Q4. Health Minister will be to launch Measles-rubella vaccine to roll out in Goa, Karnataka, Lakshadweep, Puducherry and Tamil Nadu between February 03rd and 04th, 2017. Who is present Union Health Minister of India?
(a) Jagat Prakash Nadda
(b) DV Sadananda Gowda
(c) Giriraj Singh
(d) Ravi Shankar Prasad
(e) Dr Harsh Vardhan

Q5. Name the second Scorpene class submarine that has launched at the Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited in Mumbai, recently?
(a) Garud
(b) Viksit
(c) Khanderi
(d) Pawanputra
(e) None of the given options is true

Q6. Which among the following companies has in collaboration with the Karnataka Directorate of Education, have launched a pilot project to promote digital education in schools in Chitradurga, Karnataka?
(a) Mahindra and Mahindra
(b) Wipro
(c) Reliance
(d) TCS
(e) Vedanta

Q7. Name the private sector banks, which has helped at Kanyakumari district in southern Tamil Nadu have introduced digital wallets and PoS to enable their devotees pay donations recently?
(a) South Indian Bank
(b) Axis Bank
(c) Bandhan Bank
(d) HDFC Bank
(e) ICICI Bank

Q8. Which among the following North-Eastern states has signed an MOU with NDDB to promote dairy development, recently?
(a) Manipur
(b) Tripura
(c) Arunachal Pradesh
(d) Sikkim
(e) Assam

Q9. Anjani Portland Cement has commissioned a 16-mega watt (MW) coal-based captive power plant at its cement unit in-
(a) West Bengal
(b) Telangana
(c) Karnataka
(d) Tamil Nadu
(e) Maharashtra

Q10. The Indian hockey team captain ______________ has become a member of International Hockey Federation Athletes' Committee.
(a) PR Sreejesh
(b) Manpreet Singh
(c) Sardar Singh
(d) V R Raghunath
(e) None of the given options is true

Q11. World Bank has projected a global growth of how much percent in 2017, even as it observed that stagnant global trade, subdued investment and heightened policy uncertainty marked another difficult year for the world economy? 
(a) 1.7 percent 
(b) 2.7 percent
(c) 3.2 percent
(d) 4.1 percent
(e) 2.3 percent

Q12. Who has been appointed as the president of BMW Group India, effective from March 01st, 2017?
(a) Karan Bajwa
(b) Dilip Vengsarkar
(c) Kumar Sharadindu 
(d) Vikram Pawah
(e) None of the given options is true

Q13. Who has named Best Actress for Chutney at the Jio Filmfare Short Film Awards recently? 
(a) Drashti Dhami
(b) Jai Shree Singh
(c) Shweta Tiwari
(d) Divyanka Tripathi
(e) Tisca Chopra

Q14. Which among the following countries has become the first country to cease FM radio broadcasting?
(a) Norway
(b) China
(c) USA
(d) Denmark
(e) Sweden

Q15. ___________ the first Indian to get drafted in an NBA franchise, has received an offer from wrestling entertainment firm WWE. 
(a) Yunus Qureshi
(b) Kumar Rounak
(c) Satnam Singh
(d) Mohan Parvinder
(e) None of the given options is true