Current Affairs Questions for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk 2017: 18th August 2017

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Current Affairs Questions Based on The Hindu

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

Q1. Corporation Bank has bagged the best performance awards for SHG-bank linkage program for Karnataka from ____________.
(a) RBI
(b) SEBI
(c) Government of India

Q2. Name the country that will host the summit of G-7 interior ministers centred on security issues.
(a) Canada
(b) France
(c) Italy
(d) Germany
(e) Japan

Q3. NCLT admitted proposals for the merger between Aircel and Reliance Communications wireless business. What does 'C' stands for in NCLT?
(a) Communication
(b) Company
(c) Commute
(d) Coordinated
(e) Common

Q4. State Bank of India has launched a CSR initiative, SBI Gram Seva, which will work in the areas of health, education, environment and rural infrastructure. CSR stands for ______________.
(a) Corporate Social Responsibility
(b) Common Social Responsibility
(c) Corporate Service Responsibility
(d) Corporate Social Restrictions
(e) Communal Service Responsibility

Q5. The Reserve Bank of India has advised banks to make Aadhaar linkage mandatory for availing short-term crop loans up to ___________ in 2017-18.
(a) Rs 10 lakh
(b) Rs 8 lakh
(c) Rs 6 lakh
(d) Rs 4 lakh
(e) Rs 3 lakh

Q6. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has recently approved the proposal of DIPAM for the strategic disinvestment. What does 'I' stands for in DIPAM?
(a) Industrial
(b) Insecure
(c) Investment
(d) Independent
(e) Incurred

Q7. Reliance Defence and Engineering is changing its name to _____________.
(a) Reliance Navy and Engineering Ltd (RNEL)
(b) Reliance Naval and Engineering Ltd. (RNEL)
(c) Reliance Narco and Engineering Ltd (RNEL)
(d) Reliance Anchor and Engineering Ltd (RAEL)
(e) Reliance Machines and Engineering Ltd (RMEL)

Q8. Which of the following bank has recently ventured into social media by opening its official pages in social networking sites?
(a) HDFC Bank
(b) Karur Vysya Bank
(c) IDBI Bank
(d) Karnataka Bank
(e) SBI Bank

Q9. The Union Cabinet has approved raising extra budgetary resources up to 9,020 crore rupees for Long Term Irrigation Fund in 2017-18 under PMKSY.
(a) Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana
(b) Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Sinchayee Yojana
(c) Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sanchay Yojana
(d) Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Samriddhi Yojana
(e) Pradhan Mantri Kunvar Sinchayee Yojana

Q10. Real Madrid defeated which team in the second leg of the 2017 Spanish Super Cup to seal the win at Spain?
(a) Deportivo La Coruna
(b) Atletico Madrid
(c) Valencia
(d) Athletic Bilbao
(e) Barcelona

Q11. On which of the following company, the government has imposed a penalty of USD 264 million for producing less than the targeted natural gas?
(a) Tata Powers
(b) Adani Industries
(c) Reliance Industries Ltd
(d) Mittal Industries
(e) Larsen and Toubro

Q12. Name the lender that has recently rolled out an Aadhaar Enrollment Centre at one of its Branch in Chennai.
(a) Karnataka Bank
(b) Vijaya Bank
(c) Syndicate Bank
(d) Karur Vysya Bank
(e) Indian Overseas Bank

Q13. Name the bank that has recently got approval from the Reserve Bank of India for the appointment of Shri P R Seshadri as Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of the Bank.
(a) Karnataka Bank
(b) Karur Vysya Bank
(c) Vijaya Bank
(d) IDBI Bank
(e) RBL Bank

Q14. Name the ride-sharing company that has launched a business to the business model recently to enable new use cases like the daily commute, late-night rides home from work, between-office transportation.
(a) Uber
(b) Taxi4u
(c) OLA
(d) Meru Cabs
(e) Mycab

Q15. Jai Kumar Garg is the Managing Director & CEO of _______________.
(a) Karur Vysya Bank
(b) Vijaya Bank
(c) HSBC Bank
(d) Corporation Bank
(e) Kotak Mahendra Bank

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