Current Affairs Questions for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk 2017: 20th August 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.

Q1. Name the person who recently took charge as Executive Director of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI). 
(a) Sanjiv Gupta
(b) Mamta Suri
(c) Sohail Mahmood
(d) Vishal Sikka
(e) Manohar Das

Q2. Which of the following country has recently launched its first cyber court specializing in handling Internet-related cases in the e-commerce hub?
(a) Japan
(b) The USA
(c) India
(d) China
(e) South Africa

Q3. World Humanitarian Day is observed globally every year on ______________.
(a) 21 August
(b) 20 August
(c) 19 August
(d) 17 July
(e) 20 July
Q4. With which of the following country, US has agreed to advance their multilateral security and defence cooperation with countries like India, South Korea and Australia?
(a) Japan
(b) China
(c) France
(d) Oman
(e) North Korea

Q5. General Motors India announced the appointment of _____________ as the new President and Managing Director of the company.
(a) Sandeep Kumar
(b) Sanjiv Gupta
(c) Anup Sharma
(d) Kautuk Das
(e) Sohail Mahmood
Q6. Russian Government has recently appointed career diplomat _____________ as Russia’s new ambassador to India.
(a) Alexander Kadakin
(b) Albert Chernyshev
(c) Anatoly Dryukov
(d) Vassily Rykov
(e) Nikolay Kudashev

Q7. Name the famous football player who has recently become the Goodwill Ambassador for Handicap International.
(a) Cristiano Ronaldo
(b) Lionel Messi
(c) Ronaldinho
(d) Neymar
(e) Paul Pogba
Q8. Name the Bank that has recently entered into a corporate agency agreement with Bajaj Allianz General Insurance and Cholamandalam MS General Insurance for distribution of their insurance products.
(a) UCO Bank
(b) United Bank of India
(c) Union Bank of India
(d) Allahabad Bank
(e) Punjab National Bank
Q9. Name the officer, who was appointed as the chief of Sri Lanka’s naval forces making him first Tamil Navy Chief after four decades.
(a) Travis Sinniah
(b) Sarath Fonseka
(c) Janaka Perera
(d) Crishantha de Silva
(e) Dampath Fernando

Q10. Name the Veteran photographer who died recently at the age of 88.
(a) Arjun Kartha
(b) S Paul
(c) Arjun Kumar
(d) Praveen Bhatt
(e) Raghu Rai

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