Current Affairs Based on “The Hindu” for BOB/IBPS Exams

Q1. Union Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas supplied fuel tankers to ___________  via Bangladesh.
(a) Assam
(b) West Bengal
(c) Bihar
(d) Manipur
(e) Tripura

Q2. Government has issued fresh flexi-fund guidelines that will give more freedom to states in spending money under the CSS to meet local developmental requirements. CSS stands for?

(a) Centrally Sponsored Service
(b) Centrally Sponsored System
(c) Centrally Special Schemes 
(d) Centrally Sponsored Schemes
(e) Clean Sponsored Schemes 
Q3. Which among the following team has won the Durand Cup Football Title? 
(a) Mohun Bagan 
(b) Neroca FC 
(c) Army Green
(d) Andhra Pradesh Police
(e) None of the above
Q4. Which country’s surgeons have successfully performed the world’s first robotic operation inside the eye, potentially revolutionising the way such conditions are treated. The procedure was carried out at John Radcliffe hospital in Oxford.
(a) Canada
(b) UK
(c) USA
(d) Germany
(e) France
Q5. Renowned Yog Guru and founder of Patanjali group Baba Ramdev has laid the foundation stone of his dream project Patanjali Mega Food and Herbal Park in Mihan area which is located at outskirts of ……………?
(a) Nagpur, Maharashtra
(b) Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh
(c) Madhubani, Bihar
(d) Jaipur, Rajasthan
(e) Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Q6. Who won his/her first US Open title and the 2nd Grand Slam trophy of her breakthrough season?
(a) K Pliskova
(b) S Halep
(c) Serena Williams
(d) Maria Sharapova
(e) Angelique Kerber
Q7. Which among the following states has bagged 9th Global Agriculture Leadership Award 2016 at the National Level gathering of important stake-holders in agriculture development at the Agriculture Leadership Summit in New Delhi? 
(a) Haryana
(b) Kerala
(c) Assam
(d) Odisha
(e) Punjab
Q8. Swimmer _________  from USA has been banned for 10-month following his bogus gunpoint robbery story during a drunken night out at the Rio Olympics.
(a) Jazz Carlin
(b) Michael Phelps
(c) Ryan Lochte
(d) Katie Ledecky
(e) None of the above
Q9. Which cricketer has launched his autobiography ‘Six Machine, which contains extensive details about his life and career. 
(a) Shahid Afridi
(b) Chris Gayle
(c) AB de Villiers
(d) Virender Sehwag
(e) MS Dhoni
Q10. Which among the following countries has won its first-ever Paralympic gold medal after para weightlifter Le Van Cong lifted 183 kgs, to set a new world record at the event?
(a) Vietnam
(b) Laos
(c) Cuba
(d) South Sudan
(e) Yemen
Q11. Who has won the US Open men’s singles titles?
(a) Andy Murray
(b) Stanislas Wawrinka
(c) Rafael Nadal
(d) Roger Federer
(e) Novak Djokovic
Q12. Which among the following states government has notified the guidelines for transparent auction and scientific mining and hiked the penalty for offences under the mining act recently?
(a) Himachal Pradesh
(b) Assam
(c) Gujarat
(d) Maharashtra
(e) Rajasthan
Q13. Which company has launched a special edition of its flagship scooter Access 125 priced up to Rs. 58,900 (ex-showroom Delhi) recently?
(a) Mahindra and Mahindra 
(b) Tata Motors
(c) Suzuki Motorcycle India
(d) Toyota Motor Corporation 
(e) None of the above
Q14. Himachal Pradesh government signed a preliminary Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with _________ government for developing a smart integrated township in Jathiadevi near Shimla airport.
(a) Sri Lanka
(b) Malaysia
(c) Germany
(d) Singapore
(e) Japan
Q15. Who is the present Prime Minister of Singapore?
(a) Truong Tan Sang
(b) Joko Widodo
(c) Tony Tan
(d) Haji Abdul Razak
(e) Lee Hsien Loong