Current Affairs Questions for Canara Bank PO Exam 2018: 27th Feb 2018

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Current Affairs Quiz Based on The Hindu: 27th Feb

The General Awareness Section of Banking Exams covers numerous sections in it like Banking Awareness, Static GK, and Current Affairs. But the most important thing that you might have noticed is that both the Banking Awareness and Static Awareness questions asked in the General Awareness Section are based on Current Affairs only. The questions on Static and Banking Awareness are related to the countries, events or anything that has been in news for a while. Apart from the GA Section, an excellent knowledge of current news also helps you deal with the PI (Personal Interview) more efficiently so you do not give a mumble jumble answer to the interviewee's simple questions. Here is a quiz on Current Affairs to let you assess your Current Affairs Knowledge.

Q1. In which of the following city, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Amma Two Wheeler Scheme?
(a) Coimbatore
(b) Madurai
(c) Chennai
(d) Vellore
(e) bengaluru

Q2. Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) has successfully flown its Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle (Drone) named _____________ in Karnataka.
(a) RUSTOM 2
(b) BABY 3
(c) Skywalker 2
(d) Suntrapper 2
(e) Skywalker 1

Q3. The 21st national conference on e-Governance was held recently in _____________.
(a) Bengaluru
(b) Mysore
(c) Warangal
(d) Hyderabad
(e) Chennai

Q4. A two-day International Conference on Sustainable Biofuels organized by Department of Biotechnology has begun recently in ______________.
(a) Bengaluru
(b) New Delhi
(c) Chennai
(d) Pune
(e) Kolkata

Q5. Name the Indian Gymnast who has created history by becoming the first Indian to win an individual medal at the Gymnastics World Cup in Melbourne, Australia.
(a) Dipa Karmakar
(b) Akshara Mehta
(c) Seema Pooniya
(d) Deepali Seth
(e) Aruna Budda Reddy

Q6. Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the 'Run for New India' marathon in ___________.
(a) Gandhinagar
(b) Chandigarh
(c) Surat
(d) Bengaluru
(e) Chennai

Q7. The Command of which of the following Union Territory will host a multinational mega event MILAN 2018?
(a) Daman & Diu
(b) Puducherry
(c) Chandigarh
(d) Andaman & Nicobar
(e) New Delhi

Q8. In which among the following state/UT, 'SWABHIMAN' cards to pregnant and Lactating Women, 'Badhai Kit' to the newly born girl children was distributed, recently?
(a) Punjab
(b) Daman
(c) Haryana
(d) Andaman & Nicobar
(e) Puducherry

Q9. What was the theme of the 15th edition of BioAsia 2018?
(a) Bio Fuel- Future of World
(b) Right Time, Right Now
(c) Bio Asia, Power of Asia
(d) Pacing Energy with Biofuel
(e) None of the Given Option is True

Q10. In which of the following city the seventh meeting of Eminent Persons Group (EPG) on Nepal-India relations has concluded, recently?
(a) New Delhi
(b) Mumbai
(c) Kathmandu
(d) Thimpu
(e) Pune

Q11. The government of Tamil Nadu announced signing an agreement with IT Major ____________ to improve the integration of technology in teaching and learning in the state.
(a) Google
(b) TCS
(d) Microsoft
(e) Infosys

Q12. Name the lender which is all set for a major restructuring of its business in the United Kingdom from April 2018.
(a) State Bank of India
(b) Allahabad Bank
(c) Bank of Baroda
(d) Syndicate Bank
(e) Canara Bank

Q13. Veteran personality T.S.R. Subramanian passed away recently. He was former ____________.
(a) CM of Odisha State
(b) Lok Sabha Speaker
(c) Member of Legislative Assembly
(d) Member of Parliament
(e) Cabinet Secretary

Q14. In which of the following city, PM Narendra Modi addressed the 2nd India-Korea Business Summit?
(a) Dispur
(b) Gangtok
(c) Guwahati
(d) New Delhi
(e) Chennai

Q15. The 15th edition of BioAsia, the annual flagship event of the state, was held recently in _____________.
(a) Mumbai
(b) Raipur
(c) Indore
(d) Hyderabad
(e) Guwahati

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