Current Affairs Questions for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk 2017: 05th November 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. Odisha Skill Development Authority (OSDA) and ITE Education Services (ITEES) signed MoU for skill development in the State. ITEES is a ________________ based company.
(a) Switzerland
(b) Indonesia
(c) Germany
(d) Singapore
(e) France

Q2. Name the person who has been recently confirmed as the next US Ambassador to India by the US Senate.
(a) Richard Verma
(b) Kenneth Juster
(c) Kathleen Stephens
(d) Nancy Jo Powell
(e) Timothy J. Roemer

Q3. The Income Tax Department has recently clarified that the cash sales of agricultural produce by a cultivator to a trader for less than ____________ will not attract tax under the Income Tax Act.
(a) 1 lakh rupees
(b) 1.5 lakh rupees
(c) 2 lakh rupees
(d) 2.5 lakh rupees
(e) 3 lakh rupees

Q4. Name the President of Armenia who has recently arrived in New Delhi on a three-day visit to India.
(a) Serzh Sargsyan
(b) Robert Kocharyan
(c) Levon Ter-Petrossian
(d) Aram Gaspar Sargsyan
(e) Anton Kochinyan

Q5. For which of the following course, the Supreme Court has ruled that it cannot be provided through correspondence courses?
(a) Business
(b) Management
(c) Law
(d) Technical
(e) Medical

Q6. Name the Renowned Hindi litterateur who has been chosen for 53rd Jnanpith Award for the year 2017.
(a) Mohan Rana
(b) Krishna Sobti
(c) Dharmavir Bharati
(d) Devaki Nandan Khatri
(e) Naresh Mehta

Q7. The Border Roads Organization (BRO) has built the world’s highest motorable road at a height of over 19,300 feet. The road has been constructed under which project of the BRO?
(a) Project Himakat
(b) Project Nabhchar
(c) Project Himank
(d) Project Skylash
(e) Project Hawaii

Q8. The Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan had recently participated in the International Energy Forum (IEF) 7th Asian Ministerial Energy Roundtable (AMER7). It was held in __________________.
(a) New York, USA
(b) Seoul, South Korea
(c) Beijing, China
(d) Manila, Philippines
(e) Bangkok, Thailand

Q9. Name the word that has been named the word of the year by Collins dictionary due to its widespread use around the world.
(a) Brexit
(b) Facebook
(c) Dumpster
(d) Fake news
(e) Hashtag

Q10. What is the Capital of Armenia?
(a) Ankara
(b) Tbilisi
(c) Baku
(d) Yerevan
(e) Astana

Q11. Name the lender that has signed an agreement with the government to provide Rs 1,000 crore financing for food processing projects.
(a) Yes Bank
(b) HDFC Bank
(c) IDBI Bank
(d) Dena Bank
(e) Bank of Baroda

Q12. ONGC has received the Information Memorandum from the Department of Investment and Public Asset Management for acquiring the majority stake in fellow public sector undertaking _____________.
(a) IOC
(b) HPCL
(c) OICL
(d) IOCL
(e) BHEL

Q13. Name the finance bank that has recently received Reserved Bank of India (RBI) approval to operate as Scheduled Commercial Bank.
(a) Ujjivan Small Finance Bank
(b) Janalakshmi Bank
(c) AU Small Finance Bank
(d) Equitas Small Finance Bank
(e) ESAF

Q14. The Indian Air Force, along with the Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) successfully tested its first fully indigenously developed bomb in Odisha. The bomb has been named as ‘____________’.
(a) LOAD
(b) Express
(c) Tucker
(d) Glide
(e) Wave

Q15. Who is the present Chairman and Managing Director of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd?
(a) Manohar Kumar
(b) Ajay Teotia
(c) Shashi Shankar
(d) Santosh Haldar
(e) S Christopher


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