Current Affairs Questions (based on The Hindu) for Bank Exam


Q1. Name the person, who is a former head of EU humanitarian affairs and vice-president of the European commission, has been appointed chief executive of the World Bank?
(a) Kristalina Georgieva
(b) Jason McCracken
(c) Antonio Guterres
(d) Abdelilah Benkirane
(e) Other those the given options 

Q2. In which among the following cities the 47th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) will be held from November 20 to November 29, 2016?
(a) New Delhi
(b) Goa
(c) Hyderabad 
(d) Chennai
(e) Mumbai

Q3. Which country has won the Men’s Hockey Asian Champions Trophy by beating arch-rivals Pakistan 3-2 in the final in Malaysia?
(a) Nepal
(b) Thailand
(c) India 
(d) China
(e) Japan

Q4. Name the person, who is Spain's acting prime minister and leader of its center-right Popular Party, was re-elected after winning a parliamentary vote?
(a) Jose Luis
(b) Rodriguez Zapatero 
(c) Jose Maria Alfredo
(d) Mariano Rajoy
(e) Aznar Lopez

Q5. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 31st October 2016 paid rich tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his 141st birth anniversary. The day is being celebrated as.....................?
(a) National Single Day
(b) National Defence Service Day
(c) National Iron Man Day
(d) National Voters Day
(e) National Unity Day

Q6. The week in which 31st October 2016, the birthday of late Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel falls is observed as Vigilance Awareness Week. What has been chosen as the theme for Vigilance Awareness Week this year by the Commission?
(a) Servants in the Ministries/Departments/Central Public Sector Enterprises/Public Sector
(b) The observance of the Vigilance Awareness Week has commenced
(c) The Central Vigilance Commission, as part of its efforts to promote probity in public life
(d) Public participation in promoting integrity and eradicating Corruption
(e) Other those the given options 

Q7. Which among the following states has been topped the all-India ranking in State-wise Ease of Doing Business rankings released by Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman?
(a) Andhra Pradesh
(b) Telangana
(c) Gujarat
(d) Both (a) and (c)
(e) Both (a) and (b)

Q8. Name the  person, who has been becomes world number 1 bowler in ICC women,s rankings?
(a) Jhulan Goswami
(b) Harmanpreet Kaur
(c) Mithali Raj 
(d) Latika Kumari
(e) Archana Das

Q9. The new law to prohibit benami transactions will come into effect from ____________ Parliament had passed the Benami Transactions (Prohibition) Amendment Act, 2016 to curb black money. 
(a) 01st April, 2017
(b) 01st January, 2017
(c) 01st November, 2016
(d) 01st December, 2016
(e) 01st September, 2017

Q10. Which state has launched paddy cultivation in Aranmula Puncha near Cochin?
(a) Maharashtra
(b) Kerala
(c) Andhra Pradesh
(d) Karnataka
(e) Tamil Nadu

Q11. Ace Indian tennis star ____________ will end the season as world's top doubles Tennis player for the second straight year.
(a) Sania Mirza
(b) Ankita Raina
(c) Rohan Bopanna
(d) Mahesh Bhupathi
(e) Leander Paes

Q12. Which among the following states is the top State in the implementation of agricultural reforms and offers the best environment for doing agri-business, according to an assessment by the Niti Aayog?
(a) Gujarat
(b) Maharashtra
(c) Rajasthan
(d) Kerala
(e) Uttar Pradesh

Q13. Which state government has being observed November 1 as ‘No Tobacco Day’ in an effort to discourage tobacco use in the state? 
(a) Jharkhand
(b) Assam
(c) Punjab
(d) Haryana
(e) Bihar

Q14. Centre government has released first installment of special assistance of 1,093 crore rupees for repair and permanent restoration of damaged public buildings including schools, colleges,hospitals and other critical public infrastructure in which state?
(a) Meghalaya
(b) Uttarakhand
(c) Goa
(d) Jammu and Kashmir
(e) Himachal Pradesh

Q15. India and Palestine have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for setting up of Palestine-India Techo Park in Ramallah, Palestine. Who is the present president of Palestine?
(a) Reuven Rivlin
(b) King Abdullah 
(c) Prince Ali bin Al Hussein
(d) Rami Hamdallah
(e) Mahmoud Abbas

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