Current Affairs Based on “The Hindu” for SBI Exam and NABARD Exam

1. BJP National president Amit Shah inaugurated the second phase of Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana at Dahod in?

a) Maharashtra
b) Rajasthan
c) Gujarat
d) Haryana
e) Bihar

2. India successfully test fired its home-grown Advanced Air Defence interceptor missile dubbed as Ashwin from the Integrated Test Range off?
a) Odisha coast
b) Malabar Coast
c) Coromandel Coast
d) Bay of Bengal coast
e) None of the above
3. Which of the following country has successfully launched a remote sensing satellite to carry out land surveys and disaster relief?
a) Japan
b) Russia
c) Brazil
d) China
e) India
4. Who have won the Rome Masters Women’s Doubles Title?
a) Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina
b) Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis
c) Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka
d) Chris Evert and Maria Sharapova
e) None of the above 
5. Who has resigned from the post of auditing and compliance head of FIFA in a protest at reforms in the governing body of world football?
a) Michel Platini
b) Ali bin Hussein
c) Gianni Infantino 
d) Sepp Blatter
e) Domenico Scala
6. The Air Forces of India and US concluded their four-week ____________ aerial combat exercise at Alaska in the US.
a) Red flag
b) Boost to
c) Fire free
d) Shakti 200
e) None of the above
7. How many Indian peacekeepers and a civilian, who laid down their lives while serving in the UN peacekeeping operations last year, will be honoured along with other 124 personnel with a prestigious UN medal awarded posthumously for their courage and sacrifice?
a) Three
b) Seven
c) Ten
d) Four
e) Eleven
8. In a major development for Indian football and judiciary, world governing body FIFA has appointed which of the following Justice as deputy chairman of it’s governance committee?
a) RM Lodha
b) Mukul Mudgal
c) TS Thakur
d) HL Dattu
e) P Sathasivam
9. Eric Dusingizimana, has set a new Guinness world record by batting out a straight 51 hours, the longest individual net session, beating the record set last year by India’s Virag Mane, who had batted a straight 50 hours. Eric Dusingizimana played for?
a) Pakistan
b) Kenya
c) West Indies
d) South Africa
e) Rwanda 
10. Name the film that is a four minute documentary film on girl child education, has been invited for special screening at the 42nd Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF), Washington DC.
a) Bahu
b) Putri
c) Beti
d) Ladly
e) Guriya