Current Affairs Questions for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk 2017: 1st September 2017

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Current Affairs Questions Based on The Hindu

Welcome to the world of Current Affairs 2017. With IBPS RRB 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 RRB 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.

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Q1. In which of the following state, PM Narendra Modi along with Union minister for road transport and highways has recently inaugurated highway and road projects worth Rs15,000 crore for the state?
(a) Madhya Pradesh
(b) Gujarat
(c) Rajasthan
(d) Maharashtra
(e) Karnataka

Q2. During the Indian-European Union Counter Terrorism Dialogue, India and the European Union have agreed to strengthen cooperation between their security and intelligence agencies. This was ________ edition of Indian-European Union Counter Terrorism Dialogue.
(a) 8th
(b) 10th
(c) 12th
(d) 16th
(e) 18th

Q3. ISRO has recently launched ____________, carrying IRNSS-1H from the second launch pad of the SatishDhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota.
(a) GSLV-C54
(b) GSLV-B34
(c) PSLV-B54
(d) PSLV-C39
(e) GSLV-D45
Q4. Name the person who recently took over as Secretary to the Government of India in the Ministry of Home Affairs.
(a) Rajiv Gauba
(b) Sanjeev Gehlaut
(c) Dharmendra Kumar Singh
(d) Parmeet Mehrishi
(e) Vishal Sikka
Q5. Which of the following bank has been recently given scheduled bank status by RBI?
(a) Janalakshmi Small Finance Bank
(b) RGVN Small Finance Bank
(c) AU Financiers Small Finance Bank
(d) ESAF Small Finance Bank
(e) Ujjivan Small Finance Bank
Q6. Name the bank with which State-owned NTPC has signed a term loan agreement for Rs. 3,000 crore for partially funding its capital expenditure.
(a) Axis Bank
(b) HDFC Bank
(c) ICICI Bank
(d) SBI
(e) Central Bank of India

Q7. The Cabinet of India has recently approved MoU on “India-Israel Industrial R&D and Technological Innovation Fund”. What is the capital of Israel?
(a) Banku
(b) Astana
(c) Kabul
(d) Jerusalem
(e) Mogadishu

Q8. Which of the following company has recently launched world’s first ever Genomeceutical (gene controlling) range of products to India?
(a) SuncityPharma
(b) Unicity International
(c) Mankind Pharmaceuticals
(d) Lucid International
(e) Mole International
Q9. Name the player who was appointed the first brand ambassador of tyre maker Bridgestone India.
(a) SainaNehwal
(b) JwalaGutta
(c) P V Sindhu
(d) PullelaGopichand
(e) ChetanAnand
Q10. The satellite IRNSS-1H recently lifted off from Andra Pradesh. It a part of the indigenous navigation system called _______________.
(a) RegOC
(b) RegIC
(c) SatIC
(d) NavOC
(e) NavIC

Q11. According to the External Affairs Ministry, ______________ has been appointed as the High Commissioner to Cyprus.
(a) R.K.Raghavan
(b) P. P. Mangalam
(c) Sudhakar Mishra
(d) Dilip Kumara
(e) SudhirMasand
Q12. Name the variety of Rice which is a speciality from Burdwan district of West Bengal that has got the geographical indication (GI) status, recently.
(a) Aurobindobhog Rice
(b) Gurudevbhog Rice
(c) Jasmine Rice
(d) Gobindobhog Rice
(e) Japonica Rice
Q13. Who is the present governor of Rajasthan?
(a) MridulaSinha
(b) VP Singh Badnore
(c) Kalyan Singh
(d) Krishan Kant Paul
(e) Kaptan Singh Solanki
Q14. Nicosia is the capital of ________________.
(a) Azerbaijan
(b) Cyprus
(c) Kazakhstan
(d) Somalia
(e) Rwanda
Q15. Ujjivan Small Finance Bank is headquartered in _______________.
(a) Mangalore
(b) Jaipur
(c) Bengaluru
(d) Kolkata
(e) Mumbai
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