Current Affairs Questions (based on The Hindu) for RBI Assistant Mains Exam 2017


Q1. The govt. will sell its entire 51% stake and transfer the management control of the helicopter service operator Pawan Hans. It is a joint venture where ________ holds 49%.
(a) ONGC
(b) Air India
(c) LIC of India
(d) Indian Oil
(e) BHEL

Q2. Which among the following states has inaugurated the first solar-powered boat of the state water transport department, Aditya?
(a) Maharashtra
(b) Kerala
(c) Punjab
(d) Gujarat
(e) West Bengal

Q3. India is all set to get its first wax museum in June 2017 Unveils Wax Figures Of Actor Amitabh Bachchan, Lady Gaga in- 
(a) Chennai
(b) Mumbai
(c) New Delhi
(d) Kolkata
(e) Hyderabad

Q4. The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has announced how much ex-gratia payment to the family of each of the four personnel gunned down by its jawan Balbir Singh in Aurangabad district of Bihar after a tiff?
(a) Rs 40 lakh
(b) Rs 50 lakh
(c) Rs 10 lakh
(d) Rs 25 lakh
(e) Rs 5 lakh

Q5. Which of the following countries has taken over from Thailand as chair of the Group of 77 which promotes the interests of the 134 developing countries it represents at the United Nations, including China?
(a) Malaysia
(b) Sri Lanka
(c) Pakistan
(d) North Korea
(e) Ecuador

Q6. Name the Company, which has sells land parcel to Wadhwa Group for Rs. 190 crore?
(a) Dell
(b) Facebook
(c) Flipkart
(d) Coca- Cola
(e) Pepsico

Q7. Airtel Payments Bank the first payments bank started its nationwide operations recently, with an initial investment of-
(a) Rs.1000 Crore
(b) Rs.500 Crore
(c) Rs.10000 Crore
(d) Rs.3000 Crore
(e) Other than the given options

Q8. Fourth International Kite Festival has begins in which city-
(a) Patna
(b) Lucknow
(c) New Delhi
(d) Ahmedabad
(e) Chennai

Q9. The harvest festival of Magh Bihu was celebrated across which of the following states recently?
(a) Tamil Nadu
(b) Assam
(c) Odisha
(d) Telangana
(e) Karnataka

Q10. The United States has announced the end of a 20-year economic embargo on _____________, lifting trade and financial sanctions in an effort to foster ties with that government. 
(a) Sudan
(b) China
(c) Germany
(d) Peru
(e) Other than the given options