Current Affairs Quiz For Bank Exam SBI and UIIC Exam

1. The Rajya Sabha Chairman turned down liquor baron Vijay Mallya’s resignation on procedural grounds recently. Name the present chairman of Rajya Sabha.
KV Thomas
Mohd Hamid Ansari
Najma Heptullah
K Rahman Khan
PJ Kurien

2. Which state govt launched Chandranna Bima Yojana, an insurance scheme for the working class people recently?

Tamil Nadu
Andhra Pradesh
Kerala Answer
3. The initiative named MICE, launched by the central govt recently is aimed at up-gradation of which sector in India?
4. Time magazine’s 2016 list of the 100 most reputable universities in the world is topped by?
University of Oxford
University of Cambridge
Stanford University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Harvard University
5. The BCCI has recommended Indian Test captain Virat Kohli for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award and _________ for the Arjuna award.
Ravichandran Ashwin
Rohit Sharma
Ajinkya Rahane
Shikhar Dhawan
Ravindra Jadeja
6. The ADMM-Plus(ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Plus) Exercise on Maritime Security and Counter Terrorism was held recently in?
Papua New Guinea
7. India has agreed to pay Iran an interest of what per cent on $6.5 billion that refiners owe it in oil dues?
0.5 per cent
1 per cent
1.25 per cent
1.5 per cent
1.75 per cent
8. The BHEL recently commissioned a 600 MW coalbased thermal power plant in Jhabua Thermal Power Project (TPP) located in Seoni district in?
Madhya Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
9. The International Monetary Fund(IMF) retained India’s growth forecast at what per cent for FY17 recently?
6.7 per cent
6.9 per cent
7.1 per cent
7.3 per cent
7.5 per cent
10. Name the cricketer who has been roped in as the country’s goodwill ambassador for the upcoming Rio Olympics. He will accompany Salman Khan and Abhinav Bindra.
Sachin Tendulkar
MS Dhoni
Kapil Dev
Virat Kohli
Sunil Gavaskar