Must Do Current Affairs Questions for IBPS Clerk Mains 2017

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It is time to pace up your preparation with Current Affairs in 2017 for the upcoming bank and insurance exams. Current Affairs plays an important part if you want a job in the government sector as you must be aware of important news not only for the written examination but also for the Interview Phase. These G.K current affair questions and answers will also help you in preparing for banking examination.

Q1. Name the woman, who has been inducted as a first lady pilot in the Indian Navy?
Answer: Shubhangi Swaroop

Q2. Defence of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Exercise (DANX) was conducted under the aegis of Andaman & Nicobar Command. Who is the present Union Defence Minister of India?
Answer: Nirmala Sitharaman

Q3. After a long flight of thousands of miles, not often punctuated by breaks, lakhs of migratory birds have made their way to the Chilika Lake, Asia’s largest brackish water lagoon. Chilika Lake located in- 
Answer: Odisha

Q4. The ordinance omits ___________ grown in non-forest areas from the definition of trees, thereby exempting it from requiring permits for felling or transportation.
Answer: Bamboo

Q5. Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh has sent a proposal to United Nations for declaring 2018 as _____________ to raise awareness among consumers, policy makers, industry and research sector.
Answer: International Year of Millets

Q6. Indian Institute of Science (IISc) has ranked _________ among the top 150 universities on Global University Employability Ranking 2017 published by Times Higher Education.
Answer: 29th

Q7. Standard & Poor’s (S&P) kept its sovereign rating for India unchanged at ‘BBB-‘, with outlook for the nation as ‘stable’. Standard & Poor’s (S&P) based in-
Answer: New York

Q8. The Minister of Women and Child Development, Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi launched an intensive training program for EWRs of Panchayati Raj Institutions and Master Trainers, in New Delhi. EWRs stands for-
Answer: Eleted Women Representatives

Q9. The International Multilateral Maritime Search and Rescue Exercise 2017 (IMMSAREX 2017) has conducted in-
Answer: Bangladesh

Q10. Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has been awarded the Bronze Medal for its creative and informative display at the 37th India International Trade Fair 2017 being held at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi. Who is present Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare?
Answer: Jagat Prakash Nadda

Q11. At the AXIS theater at Planet Hollywood casino-resort on the Las Vegas Strip, who has been recently crowned Miss Universe 2017?
Answer: Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters

Q12.  The 7th international military Sports Council (CISM)’s  Military World Games 2017 will be held in which country?
Answer: China

Q13. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched a scheme to boost______________ production in the state while inaugurating a workshop on ‘Doubling of Farmer Income through Dairy and Allied Farming Practices’ in Bhubaneswar.
Answer: Fish

Q14. Recentlty in which state Korea Tourism Organisation (KTO) Executive Vice President Min Hong Min inaugurated a two-day Korea festival showcasing Korea’s rich art, culture and heritage along with Joint Secretary in the Ministry Of Tourism Suman Billa?
Answer: Haryana

Q15. At the International Film Festival of India held in Panaji in Goa, the world’s first Sanskrit 3D film  was released centered around the traditional art form of Kerala, Koodiyattam. What is the name of the film?  
Answer: Anurakthi