Current Affairs Quiz For Bank Exam SBI and UIIC Exam

1. The 63rd National Film Awards were presented by the president Pranab Mukherjee recently. Who was conferred the Best Director award this year?
a) Anand L Rai (Tanu Weds Manu Returns) 
b) Shoojit Sircar (Piku)
c) SS Rajamouli (Baahubali: The Beginning) 
d) Kabir Khan (Bajrangi Bhaijaan)
e) Sanjay Leela Bhansali (Bajirao Mastani)

2. The World Malaria Day is observed on?
a) 23 Apr 
b) 25 Apr
c) 26 Apr 
d) 3 May
e) 5 May

3. Aviva Plc recently acquired an additional 23 per cent stake in Aviva Life Insurance from which firm for Rs 940 cr?
a) Reliance Capital 
b) Dabur Invest Corp
c) Bajaj Capital 
d) Bharti Group
e) Birla Sunlife 
4. Who among the following took charge as Director of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) based in Pune recently?
a) Bhupendra Kainthola
b) Prashant Pathrabe
c) Nana Patekar 
d) Salim Khan
e) Anupam Kher
5. India will organise a cultural festival in which of the following countries to mark the 155th birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore?
a) France 
b) Papua New Guinea
c) Egypt
d) Mauritius
e) Suriname 
6. What is the full form of the term PMI? It is an indicator of business activity both in the manufacturing and services sectors?
a) Purchasing Market Index 
b) Purchasing Management Index
c) Purchasing Monitors’ Index 
d) Purchasing Managers’ Index
e) None of the above
7. Which of the following technology firms announced the biggest tech merger in history, the $70bn merger with EMC recently?
a) Dell
b) HP
c) Oracle 
d) Microsoft
e) Red Hat 
8. The Supreme Court appointed a three member panel to oversee the Medical Council of India (MCI) recently. The panel is headed by?
a) SK Sareen 
b) Vinod Rai
c) RM Lodha
d) Kurian Joseph
e) HL Dattu

9. Mark Selby from England won the 2016 World Championship title of which of the following games recently?
a) Squash 
b) Chess
c) Table tennis 
d) Boxing
e) Snooker

10. Patricia Espinosa was selected as the executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) recently. She is a diplomat from?
a) Norway 
b) Sweden
c) Denmark 
d) Mexico
e) Chile