Current Affairs Questions for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk 2017: 12th September 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. India's indigenously developed third generation anti-tank guided missile (ATGM) Nag has been successfully flight tested by Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO). The missile can hit a target up to _______________.
(a) 4 km
(b) 13 km
(c) 5 km
(d) 7 km
(e) 10 km

Q2. From which of the following Sailing Vessel, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman flagged off the Navika Sagar Parikrama by an all-women crew of Indian Navy?
(a) INS Varuna
(b) INS Tarini
(c) INS Parakram
(d) INS Aditi
(e) INS Vasundhara

Q3. What was the position of India in the medals tally at the Moscow Shotgun World Championships?
(a) 5th
(b) 3rd
(c) 6th
(d) 8th
(e) 4th

Q4. Name the Indian Ambassador in UAE who has recently inaugurated the second Indian Workers’ Resource Centre (IWRC) in UAE to provide support and counseling to Indians in distress.
(a) Ravi Prakash Jha
(b) N Balalakshmi
(c) Surinder Sran
(d) Navdeep Chadda
(e) Navdeep Singh Suri

Q5. Who was the winner of Men's Singles in the 2017 US Open tennis tournament?
(a) Roger Federer
(b) Kevin Anderson
(c) Rafael Nadal
(d) Stan Wawrinka
(e) Chan Yung-jan

Q6. With which of the following Bank, state-run firm BSNL has teamed up to roll out open mobile wallet Speedpay across 10 states in the country?
(a) State bank of India
(b) Indian Overseas Bank
(c) Punjab National Bank
(d) Union Bank
(e) HDFC Bank

Q7. Securities and Exchange Board of India has set up an advisory committee to discuss a proposal for extending stock market trading hours. The 19-member committee is headed by _______________.
(a) Jayanth R Varma
(b) Mahendra Kumar
(c) Vandana Sahu
(d) Kumar Nagendra
(e) Yogesh Kataria

Q8. In which of the following city, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has recently laid the foundation stone for the country’s first ‘green-field’ smart city?
(a) Ahemedabad
(b) Lucknow
(c) Kochi
(d) Ranchi
(e) Chennai

Q9. The air forces of China and Pakistan has recently begun a joint training exercise in China. This joint exercise is named as ____________.
(a) Nazeer V
(b) Shah-Alam VI
(c) Babur V
(d) Kareem V
(e) Shaheen VI

Q10. Who was the Runner-up of Men's Singles in the 2017 US Open tennis tournament and from which country he belongs to?
(a) Rafael Nadal, Spain
(b) Roger Federer, Switzerland
(c) Kevin Anderson, South Africa
(d) Sloane Stephens, USA
(e) Jamie Murray, UK

Q11. Who is the present MD & CEO of Punjab National Bank?
(a) Malweyn Rego
(b) Usha Ananthasubramanian
(c) Rana Kapoor
(d) Sunil Mehta
(e) Mahesh Kumar Jain

Q12. India Regulation Board, Securities and Exchange Board of India was recently in News. It was established in ______________.
(a) 1994
(b) 1992
(c) 1980
(d) 1990
(e) 1998

Q13. Name the Private sector lender that has signed a confidentiality agreement with India's second largest Microfinance Company Bharat Financial Inclusion for the proposed merger between them.
(a) IndusInd Bank
(b) HDFC Bank
(c) Axis Bank
(d) Karnataka Bank
(e) Kotak Mahindra Bank

Q14. The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) has recently raised the upper age limit for joining the National Pension Scheme (NPS) to 65 years. Who is the present Chairman of PFRDA?
(a) Prashant Tomar
(b) Mahendra Nath Balla
(c) Shivkumar Swami
(d) Hemant Contractor
(e) Nathu Kumar Singh

Q15. Who is the Present Governor of Jharkhand?
(a) Ram Naik
(b) Krishan Kant Paul
(c) Banwarilal Purohit
(d) Palaniswamy Sathasivam
(e) Smt Droupadi Murmu

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