Current Affairs Questions for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk 2017: 6th October 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. The Union Cabinet has recently signed the Extradition Treaty between India and ___________ that would provide a legal framework for seeking extradition of terrorists and economic offenders.
(a) Oman
(b) Lithuania
(c) Iran
(d) Rwanda
(e) Croatia

Q2. The World Teachers’ Day is celebrated across the world on __________.
(a) 8 October
(b) 7 October
(c) 15 October
(d) 5 October
(e) 6 October

Q3. The Centre has recently set up a high-level committee for proper management of water resources in the North-Eastern region. The Committee will be headed by __________________.
(a) NHAI Chairman Deepak Kumar
(b) Chairman of National Water supply and Drainage Board K.Alahudeen Ansar
(c) NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar
(d) Chairman of Central Water Commission Narendra Kumar
(e) None of the given options is true

Q4. The 8th conference of the Association of SAARC Speakers and Parliamentarians (ASSP) was held recently in ______________.
(a) Sri Lanka
(b) Bangladesh
(c) India
(d) Pakistan
(e) Nepal

Q5. Name the businessperson who has topped the chart of India Rich List for 2017, according to the recently released Forbes List.
(a) Anil Ambani
(b) Lakshmi Mittal
(c) Azim Premji
(d) Mukesh Ambani
(e) Gautam Adani

Q6. The World Government Summit announced ___________ as a guest country in its upcoming gathering which is scheduled in February 2018.
(a) India
(b) Indonesia
(c) Myanmar
(d) Nepal
(e) Bangladesh

Q7. HDFC Life Insurance Company has recently launched a servicing bot named ____________ for Twitter that uses artificial intelligence for customer service.
(a) Tweetu
(b) SPOK
(c) Neo
(d) Promp

Q8. In which of the following city, the Reserve Bank of India opened a branch to make transactions across the state government more convenient?
(a) Chandigarh
(b) Dehradun
(c) New Delhi
(d) Bengaluru
(e) Ahmedabad

Q9. Name the Digital payments firm that has recently announced its partnership with IRCTC Rail connect app which will allow customers book railway tickets using the former’s payment gateway.
(a) Oxigen
(b) Paytm
(c) Pay
(d) MobiKwik
(e) M-Paisa

Q10. What is the theme of 2017 World Teachers’ Day?
(a) Empowering Teachers, building sustainable societies
(b) Valuing Teachers, Improving their Status
(c) Empowering Teachers, Empowering the World
(d) Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers
(e) Invest in Future, Invest ion Teachers

Q11. Pakistan has recently appointed Vice-Admiral ___________ as new Chief of Naval Staff.
(a) Muhammad Zakaullah
(b) Hassan Ehasan Quraishi
(c) Zafar Mahmood Abbasi
(d) Mohammad Raza
(e) Mamnoon Hussain

Q12. The World Space Week is organized across the World from ____________.
(a) 2 to 6 October
(b) 4 to 10 October
(c) 5 to 11 October
(d) 5 to 11 September
(e) 8 to 14 November

Q13. Name the litterateur who has been awarded the 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature.
(a) F. Scott Fitzgerald
(b) Harper Lee
(c) Kazuo Ishiguro
(d) George Orwell
(e) Jane Austen

Q14. The World Space Week theme for 2017 is _______________.
(a) Remote Sensing': Enabling Our Future
(b) Space Walking- Let's take a step
(c) Exploring New Worlds In Space
(d) Discovery
(e) None of the given themes is correct

Q15. Who is the present Secretary-General of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)?
(a) Arjun Bahadur Thapa
(b) Virbhadra Sirisena
(c) Vikram Samarasinghe
(d) Hussain Omar Abdullah
(e) Amjad Hussain B. Sial

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