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

1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Tanzanian President held talks on a wide range of issues aimed at boosting ties in the African continent, particularly in the economic sphere. Who is the present President of Tanzania?
a) Jacob Zuma
b) Uhuru Kenyatta
c) Yoweri Museveni
d) Ollanta Humala
e) John Pombe Joseph Magufuli

2. In which of the following countries Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is leading a delegation of over 110 Indian companies that will showcase their engineering prowess at a trade fair, India is the partner country for 'INNOPROM 2016', which is the largest annual international industrial trade fair of that country?
a) Germany
b) Japan
c) Kenya
d) Russia
e) South Korea

3. India has set up an apparel training centre in which of the following countries to support textiles industry of the west African country?
a) South Africa
b) Kenya
c) Nigeria
d) Tanania
e) None of the above

4.  Who clinched second Wimbledon mens title and third Grand Slam crown recently?
a) Rafael Nadal
b) Andy Murray
c) Roger Federer
d) Novak Djokovic
e) Stan Wawrinka

5. The initiative to deliver pure Gangajal from post offices spread across the country was launched in which of the following cities recently?
a) Patna
b) Haridwar
c) Allahabad
d) Kanpur
e) New Delhi

6. Leading private sector lender ______________ has emerged as the most honoured company in the latest ranking and also bagged the best CEO, best CFO and best IR company awards.
a) HDFC Bank
b) ICICI Bank
c) Axis Bank
d) Kotak Mahindra Bank
e) Bandhan Bank

7. Seeking to enhance its ties with resource-rich Tanzania, India extended its full support to it to meet its development needs and signed five agreements, including one for providing a Line of Credit of USD __________ in the water resources sector.
a) 36 million
b) 92 million
c) 65 million
d) 43 million
e) 18 million

8. Which of the following countries has lifted the Euro 2016 football championship at Saint-Denis in Paris beating France by 1-0?
a) Germany
b) Argentina
c) Portugal
d) Italy
e) Spain

9. Name the Chief Executive and Managing Director of the second largest private sector lender HDFC Bank, has been ranked as the best banking CEO in Asia by the investor community recently.
a) Chanda Kochhar
b) Rana Kapoor
c) Shikha Sharma
d) Aditya Puri
e) Uday Kotak

10. ______________ will become the first woman in the world to receive the Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea from the International Maritime Organisation for saving the lives of seven fishermen, whose hopes of survival were all but over.
a) Shweta Mishra
b) Mohana Singh
c) Bhawna Kanth
d) Kaveri Jha
e) Radhika Menon


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