Current Affairs Questions Based on The Hindu
Welcome to the world of Current Affairs 2017. With IBPS PO and Clerk Mains round the corner, it should be your priority to cover every aspect of Current Affairs on a daily basis for IBPS PO and Clerk 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. Four agreements were signed by India and Philippines in areas like Defence cooperation, logistics etc. The bilateral meeting was held between PM Narendra Modi and Philippines President _________________
(a) Fidel V Ramos
(b) Maria Leonor G Robredo
(c) Rodrigo Roa Duterte
(d) Aquilino L Pimentel
(e) Pantaleon D ALvarez
Q2. Govt of India launched the second phase of its high-speed service project to provide service in all Gram Panchayats by March 2019 implemented at an outlay of around 34 thousand crore rupees. What is the project known as?
Q3. In which city the 3 days, 10th South Asia Economic Summit (SAES) has begun under the theme “Deepening Economic Integration for Inclusive and Sustainable Development in South Asia”?
(b) New Delhi
Q4. The 34th annual conference of the Asian Bankers Association (ABA) under the theme ‘Asia’s turn to transform’ will be held in which city?
(e) Victoria City
Q5. On this Children’s Day, President Shri Ram Nath Kovind gave away the National Child Awards 2017.Who won the gold for innovation in these awards?
(a) Akrit Jaswal
(b) Kautilya Pandit
(c) Priyanshi Somani
(d) Akash Manoj
(e) Anshuman Nandi
Q6. Following the elimination of the two films “Sexy Durga” and “Nude” from the final list of films, Filmmaker __________________ has resigned as Head of the jury of the Indian Panorama of the 48th International Film Festival of India (IIFI)
(a) Apurva Asrani
(b) Sujoy Ghosh
(c) Rahul Rawail
(d) Gopi Desai
(e) Nishikant Kamat
Q7. What was the theme of the World Diabetes Day 2017 observed globally on 14th November?
(a) Improving Maternal Health by Empowering Women!
(b) Towards Autonomy and Self-Determination
(c) To live is to help to live
(d) Women and diabetes – Our right to a healthy future
(e) Innovation-Improving lines
Q8. Inaugurated by President Ram Nath Kovind, the 37th India International Trade Fair (IITF) has begun at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi. Who is the partner country in this event?
(b) Hong Kong
Q9. Which state has topped in mobilizing Jan Dhan Accounts under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) which was launched to further the financial inclusion process in the country in 2014?
(b) Uttar Pradesh
(d) West Bengal
(e) Madhya Pradesh
Q10. Who is the Bangladesh Chief Justice who has resigned about six weeks after he went on leave amid criticism by the government over a Supreme Court verdict which scrapped Parliament’s power to remove judges on grounds of misconduct and incapacity?
(a) Md. Abdul Wahhab Miah
(b) Surendra Kumar Sinha
(c) Md. Muzammel Haque
(d) ABM Khairul Haque
(e) Zillur Rahman
Q11. Debt-laden Air India has received a loan worth of Rs ________________ from Bank of India to meet urgent working capital .
(a) 2000 Cr
(b) 1800 Cr
(c) 2250 Cr
(d) 3250 Cr
(e) 1500 Cr
Q12. In a shocking revelation, football major_______________ failed to qualify for the FIFA World Cup 2018 for the first time since 1958.
Q13. The IBSF World Billiard Championship which saw ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani clinch his 17th World Title, took place in which city?
(a) New Delhi
Q14. The 14-day annual event, 37th India International Trade Fair (IITF) has begun at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi inaugurated by President Ram Nath Kovind. What is the Theme this year?
(a) Needs-Driven- People-Centered
(b) Startup India Standup India
(c) A voice to lead- Achieving the Sustainable development
(d) Sustainable intensification of agriculture for food and nutrition security
(e) From Waste to Profits-through Reduce, Recycle and Reuse
Q15. Who chaired the 31st ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Summit was held in Manila with the theme “Partnering for Change, Engaging the World”?
(a) Rodrigo Duterte
(b) Joko Widodo
(c) Tran Dai Quang
(d) Halimah Yacob
(e) Najib Razak
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