Current Affairs Questions for SBI PO Mains 2017: 10th May 2017

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Welcome to the world of Current Affairs 2017. With SBI PO Mains and BOB PO, Dena Bank PO, round the corner, it should be your priority to cover every aspect of Current Affairs on a daily basis so that you can do well in Mains exam. These current affairs are based on current news. Let us see how many questions you attempt accurately.

Q1. Eminent personality Raees Khan died recently. He was famous ______________.
(a) Classical Singer
(b) Kathak Dancer
(c) Sitar Player
(d) Shehnai Player
(e) Music Director

Q2. Name the country that has been unanimously elected as the President of UN-Habitat, an organ of the United Nations Organization.
(a) China
(b) Chile
(c) Japan
(d) India
(e) Sri Lanka

Q3. Name the Database Company that has recently signed an MoU with the Government of Jharkhand to improve cloud-based citizen services and to make Jharkhand an attractive destination for start-ups.
(a) Microsoft
(b) Oracle
(c) IBM
(d) SAP
(e) QuickHeal

Q4. India's growth is expected to rebound to ________ percent in the 2017-18 fiscal and ________ percent in 2018-19 after disruptions caused by demonetization, as per the IMF (International Monetary Fund) report, respectively.
(a) 7.2 and 7.7
(b) 7.1 and 7.6
(c) 7.0 and 7.8
(d) 7.3 and 7.4
(e) 7.0 and 7.3

Q5. DIPP and World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) have recently signed an agreement to establish Technology and Innovation Support Centers (TISC). What does 'I' stands for in DIPP?
(a) Integrated
(b) Information
(c) Import
(d) Industrial
(e) Investment

Q6. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has unveiled the logo and mascot of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships scheduled to be held in Bhubaneswar. The mascot is named as ____________.
(a) Olive Tortoise
(b) Olly Turtle
(c) King Kong Turtle
(d) Steady Turtle
(e) Purple Turtle

Q7. Which of the following sate has recently decided to gather a detailed data of every resident of the state and issue a sleek identity for every house?
(a) Madhya Pradesh
(b) Karnataka
(c) Haryana
(d) Uttar Pradesh
(e) Himachal Pradesh

Q8. India's largest cab aggregator Ola has partnered with which of the following company to launch a range of integrated digital offerings to customers.
(a) Reliance Comm.
(b) Vodafone India
(c) TATA
(d) Idea
(e) Bharti Airtel

Q9. Name the Hollywood actor who has recently grabbed the first-ever Genderless Acting Award for the Best Actor category at the MTV Movie and TV Awards.
(a) Scarlett Johansson
(b) Johnny Depp
(c) Mila Kunis
(d) Emma Watson
(e) Jannifer Aniston

Q10. Who is the present Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF)?
(a) Takehiko Nakao
(b) Ban Ki Moon
(c) Christine Lagarde
(d) Sung San Ki
(e) Adams Pattinson

Q11. Name the finance company that has recently launched India's first and the simplest life insurance product that can be bought at a point of sale (PoS).
(a) Edelweiss Tokio
(b) Modaraba Company
(c) Power Finance Corporation
(d) Shriram Transport Finance
(e) Centrum Finance

Q12. Heena Sindhu claimed a bronze medal in the women's 10m Air Pistol at the Grand Prix of Liberation Plezn 2017 shooting championships. The event was held in ______________.
(a) India
(b) Czech Republic
(c) Indonesia
(d) China
(e) Austria

Q13. Name the present Governor of Haryana.
(a) E. S. L. Narasimhan
(b) Padmanabha Acharya
(c) Banwarilal Purohit
(d) Kaptan Singh Solanki
(e) ‎Duvvuri Subbarao

Q14. The government has appointed Melwyn Rego as the new MD and CEO of which of the following banks?
(a) Syndicate Bank
(b) UCO Bank
(c) Allahabad Bank
(d) Dena Bank
(e) IDBI Bank

Q15. The government of Pakistan has recently approved the appointment of ________________ as Pakistan’s next high commissioner (Envoy) to India.
(a) Sohail Mahmood
(b) Abdul Basit
(c) Mohammad Amer
(d) Irrfan Khan
(e) Jalaan Kurmu


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