Current Affairs Questions for NICL AO Mains Exam: 27th June 2017

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Welcome to the world of Current Affairs 2017. With NICL AO Mains Exam round the corner, it should be your priority to cover every aspect of Current Affairs on a daily basis for NICL AO Mains Exam 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. In Odisha, the biggest annual festival of RathYatra or Chariot Festival commenced on 25th June at which of the following place?
(a) Bhubaneswar
(b) Puri
(c) Cuttack
(d) Rourkela
(e) Sambalpur

Q2. India and Portugal have signed eleven MOUs for cooperation in areas including double taxation avoidance, science and technology, trade and investment, nanotechnology, space research, administrative reforms and culture. What is the capital of Portugal?
(a) Lisbon
(b) Porto
(c) Coimbra
(d) Funchal
(e) Suva

Q3. Indian shuttlerKidambiSrikanth has lifted the Australian Open Superseries trophy in Sydney. Whom he had defeated in final to win this trophy?
(a) Dan Lin
(b) TaufikHidayat
(c) Chen Long
(d) Sung Hwan Park
(e) None of the above

Q4. Haryana’s ____________________ gave a robust start for the Indian challenge by clinching the 25-metre standard pistol gold with a world junior record in the Junior World Shooting Championship in Suhl, Germany.
(a) Faisal Naeem Khan
(b) JagdishDua
(c) Mehta Jaykumar
(d) AnishBhanwala
(e) None of the above

Q5. International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking is celebrated every year on which of the following date?
(a) 23rd June
(b) 24th June
(c) 25th June
(d) 27th June
(e) 26th June

Q6. What is the theme of International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 2017?
(a) Stand Together Against Drug Abuse
(b) Listen First-Listening to children and youth is the first step to help them grow healthy and safe
(c) Children and youth- say No to drugs
(d) The World Stands against Drug Abuse
(e) None of the given themes is correct

Q7. Which of the following Cricket team became the team to score the most 300-plus totals in One Day International (ODI) Cricket?
(a) Australian
(b) English
(c) Indian
(d) Sri Lankan
(e) Pakistani

Q8. Name the Haryana Girl who is the winner of the Femina Miss India World 2017.
(a) PoojaDhanoa
(b) ArushiDhillon
(c) Mansi Singh
(d) ManushiChhillar
(e) Malaika Huda

Q9. It was the ___________ edition of the Femina Miss India World.
(a) 34th
(b) 54th
(c) 45th
(d) 55th
(e) 44th

Q10. Name the Indian Girl who has become Miss World in bodybuilding championship held recently in Venice, Italy.
(a) Bhumika Sharma
(b) Bhavna Singh
(c) HansikaMoitra
(d) MeeraBhavani
(e) ArunimaSanghmitra

Q11. Travelling to which of the following Indian neighbouring country/countries Aadhaar is not a valid identification document for Indians?
(a) Nepal
(b) Myanmar
(c) Bhutan
(d) Both (a) and (b)
(e) Both (a) and (c)

Q12. Which of the following lender has recently announced the elevation of its CFO Sunil Kakar as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the company?
(a) IDBI Bank
(b) HDFC Bank
(c) IDFC Bank
(d) Federal Bank
(e) Karnataka Bank

Q13. Venkaiah Naidu has launched the book which titled ‘The Emergency – Indian Democracy’s Darkest Hour’. The book is written by ____________.
(a) VeerappaMoily
(b) ShashiTharoor
(c) Kumar Vishwas
(d) Surya Prakash
(e) Yashwant Singh

Q14. Name the Indian Boxer who has recently clinched a gold medal on the final day of the Ulaanbaatar Cup boxing tournament in Mongolia.
(a) IndroDhanush
(b) Arun More
(c) AnkushDahiya
(d) DevendroSinghal
(e) Sachin Kumar

Q15. Headquarter of IDFC Bank is in ______________.
(a) Chennai
(b) Mumbai
(c) Bengaluru
(d) New Delhi
(e) Kolkata

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