Current Affairs Questions for RBI Assistant Mains 2017: 1st 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. Chattisgarh Government recently imposed a ban on the bursting of firecrackes in 6 of its cities. Which among the following is/are those cities?
(I) Bilaspur
(II) Durg
(III) Raigarh 
(IV) Korba
(a) Only I & II 
(b) Only I & III
(c) Only I, II & IV
(d) Only II & IV
(e) All of the above

Q2. ____________________ government has released about 365 crore rupees for the rain-hit farmers in 19 districts of the State who sustained crop loss due to unseasonal rain during the third week of this month (November).
(a) Andhra Pradesh
(b) Telgana
(c) Tamil Nadu
(d) Odisha
(e) Kerela

Q3. In which country is the headquarter of International Boxing Association (AIBA) located?
(a) Switzerland
(b) Monaco
(c) Greece
(d) Germany
(e) Great Britain

Q4. The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) was recognised as a national body by the Indian Olympic Association, which removed the terminated ____________________ as its affiliate after months of indecision.
(a) All Indian Boxing Federation
(b) Indian Federation of Boxing
(c) Indian Amateur Boxing Federation
(d) National Boxing Association
(e) Indian Professional Boxing Federation

Q5. The logo & Mascot of Hockey World Cup 2018 to be hosted in India was unveiled by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.At which stadium was it unveiled? 
(a) Veer Surendra Rai Stadium
(b) Barabati Stadium
(c) Kalinga Stadium
(d) Nehru Stadium
(e) Kaloor Intenational Stadiu,

Q6. After Karnam Malleshwari in 1994 & 95 who became the first Indian in over two decades to claim a gold medal at the World Weightlifting Championship in Anaheim, USA?
(a) Mirabai Chanu
(b) Rustam Sarang
(c) Deepak Lather
(d) Kavita Devi
(e) satish Sivalingam

Q7. Recently in which state the SAUBHAGYA Scheme was launched as a part of achieving universal household electrification in the country?
(a) Assam
(b) Arunanchal Pradesh
(c) Nagaland
(d) Manipur
(e) Sikkim

Q8. The National Skill Development Corporation and the THSC signed a tripartite an MoU with _____________ to provide hospitality skills training to hospitality micro-entrepreneurs in India. 
(a) Airbnb
(b) BIRD Academy
(c) CNCP,France
(e) TVTO,Iran

Q9. The smallest paper denomination note in India, One Rupee Note completed its 100 years on November 30,2017. Which among the following facts is true about a One Rupee Note:
(I) It has Ashok Pillar in the window with Satyamev Jayte written on it
(II) It is the only Currency Note or an asset and not a Promissory Note
(III) It is signed by Finance Secretary
(IV) Its Size is 9.7 x 6.3 cm
(a) Only III
(b) Only III & IV
(c) Only II III & IV
(d) All of the above
(e) None of the above

Q10. Recently under THSC, Team India recorded their best-ever performance at WorldSkills 2017 in Abu Dhabi finals with the highest ever tally of two medals (a Silver and a Bronze) and Nine Medallions of excellence.What does T stands for?
(a) Technical
(b) Tourism
(c) Technological
(d) Testing
(e) Training

Q11. US Based Airbnb is ______________ service.
(a) online marketplace
(b) US Airlines
(c) Logistic
(d) Skill Development
(e) Tourism

Q12. Who is the present Finance Secretary of India? 
(a) Rajiv Kumar
(b) Ajay Narayan Jha
(c) Neeraj Kumar
(d) Subhash Chandra Garg
(e) Hasmukh Adhia

Q13. Which one of the following countries could not take part in the World Weightlifting Championship 2017 in Anaheim, USA due to issues related to doping?
(a) Russia
(b) China
(c) Kazakhstan
(d) Ukraine
(e) All of the above

Q14. To achieve universal household electrification in the country in the recently launched SAUBHAGYA Scheme, 'S' stands for?
(a) Sarva
(b) Sahaj
(c) Sulabh
(d) Saral
(e) Sampoorna

Q15. Which of the following terms is linked with Weightlifting?
(a) Snatch
(b) Anchor Space
(c) Beater
(d) Bump
(e) None of the above

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