Current Affairs Questions for RBI Assistant Mains 2017: 2nd Dec 2017

Dear Aspirants,

Current Affairs Questions Based on The Hindu

Welcome to the world of Current Affairs 2017. With RBI Assistant and IBPS Clerk Mains round the corner, it should be your priority to cover every aspect of Current Affairs on a daily basis for IBPS Clerk and RBI Assistant 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 recently signed an agreement with which country on enhancing naval cooperation for security of sea lanes between the two countries?
(a) Indonesia
(b) Singapore
(c) Thailand
(d) Malaysia
(e) Sri Lanka

Q2. World AIDS day is celebrated every year all over the world on December 1st. What was the theme for World AIDS day this year?
(a) Listen to the young voices
(b) Hear their Voices
(c) My Voice My Community
(d) Right to Health
(e) Equity and Empowerment

Q3. Replacing the existing line, the International Monetary Fund has approved a new USD 88 billion credit line for _________________ to deal with a potential need for liquidity.
(a) Mexico
(b) Paraguay
(c) Brazil
(d) Colombia
(e) Chile

Q4. BSF, the biggest border guarding force in the world celebrated its 52nd Anniversary of Raising Day on ________________?
(a) 30th November
(b) 29th November
(c) 26th November
(d) 25th November
(e) 1st December

Q5. Which of the following facts is/are true about SGBs (Sovereign Gold Bond)
(I) SGB are Government Securities Denominated in INR
(II) SGBs are issued by RBI on behalf of GOI
(III) SGBs can be traded on Stock Exchanges
(IV) SGBs can be bought from an authorized Stock Broker.
(a) Only II & III
(b) Only I III & IV 
(c) Only I II III
(d) Only II & IV
(e) All of them

Q6. With which country has the CBDT(Central Board of Direct Taxes) recently entered into 2 Bilateral APAs(Advance Pricing Agreements)?
(a) South Africa 
(b) Sweden
(c) Netherlands
(d) Zambia
(e) Bolivia

Q7. Surrendering to the wishes of hardline religious groups, who was the law minister of Pakistan who recently quit the civilian government?
(a) Khwaja Saad Rafique
(b) Sheikh Aftab Ahmad
(c) Ishaq Dar
(d) Hasil Bizejo
(e) Zahid Hamid

Q8. Recently who has been appointed as the new Director General of Ordnance Factories (DGOF) and Chairman of the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB)
(a) Sunil Kumar Chourasia
(b) Kalyan Krisgnamurty
(c) Alok Kumar Verma
(d) Vishal Kaul
(e) Uttam Dhillon

Q9. The Shared Value Summit 2017 is being organized by Shared Value Initiative India,  Institute for Competitiveness (India), and SoulAce & India Council on Competitiveness. What is its theme?
(a) Listen to the young voices
(b) Making New India
(c) Right to Health
(d) My Voice My Community
(e) Equity and Empowerment

Q10. What is the price of the new series of the Sovereign Gold Bonds as fixed by the  government?
(a) 2953 Rupees per Gram
(b) 2952 Rupees per Gram
(c) 2950 Rupees per Gram
(d) 2951 Rupees per Gram
(e) 2954 Rupees per Gram

Q11. The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved setting up of National Nutrition Mission (NNM) with a three year budget of ______________  commencing from 2017-18.
(a) Rs.10018 crore 
(b) Rs.8081 crore
(c) Rs.8840 crore
(d) Rs.10118 crore
(e) Rs.9046 crore

Q12. Who appointed as UN Environment’s Goodwill Ambassador for India?
(a) Amitabh Bachchan
(b) Sachin Tendulkar
(c) Akshay Kumar
(d) Dia Mirza
(e) Salman Khan

Q13. The National Nutrition Mission (NNM) has been setup after the approval from the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It will be funded 50% by _______________.
(b) WHO
(c) IBRD or MDB
(d) IMF

Q14. The 54th Statehood Day of Nagaland will be Celebrated alongwith ____________________ festival 2017 at Naga Heritage Village, Kisama.
(a) Nazu
(b) Tuluni
(c) Moatsu
(d) Hornbill
(e) Sekrenyi

Q15. The Minister of Industry and Commerce, Suresh Prabhu was the chief guest for the  Shared Value Summit 2017. The summit was held in ________________?
(a) Bengaluru
(b) Kolkata
(c) Bhopal
(d) New Delhi
(e) Jaipur 

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