Important 50 Current Affairs & Banking Awareness Qns for SBI PO & Clerk Exams 2018

Important 50 Current Affairs & Banking Awareness Qns for SBI PO & Clerk Exams 2018

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Current affairs, Banking awareness section is being the easiest section in any of the bank exams conducted. Since it requires time and passion to read the Newspaper content which could give a big gasp among the students preparing for such Examinations.

So, our team has put their great effort in preparing 50 Important Banking & Current Affairs questions for the upcoming Bank Exams like SBI Clerk & SBI PO 2018.

Students who appearing for the SBI Clerk & PO Mains Examinations (who are in the motive to get a seat in Mains Exam hall) are advised to check the questions and try to find the answer for these questions at the video provided along with this post.

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SBI PO & Clerk - Current Affairs & Banking Awareness Questions

1) who has been appointed as full-time member of 15th finance commission?

a) Vineet s.jaain

b) Anil Sardhana

c) Ashok Lahiri

d) Rajesh Ranjan

2) Which app can be used to view pensioner’s pension passbook on mobile phone?

a) Mobi pension

b) Yogang

c) Umang

d) Pension view

3) Which Indian-American personality has been appointed as the interim judge to a US civil court of New York City?

a) Krishna Kaur

b) Priyanka Jain

c) Deepa Ambekar

d) Jeeva Singh

4) has granted how much amount of fund for teacher training and educational content creation in India?

a) $2.5 million

b) $4.0 million

c) $3.5 million

d) $3.0 million

5) Which federation brought out a comprehensive “Athletes Handbook “ for the year benefit of shooters?

a) world shooting Federation

b) Shooting World Federation

c) International Shooting Sport Federation

d) International Association of Athletics Federation

6) Which Indian boxer has been conferred with the WBC Asia Boxer of the Year Award?

a) Neeraj Goyat

b) Shiva Thapa

c) Neerav Tomar

d) Vijender Singh

7) Who has been appointed to ICICI Bank’s board as an Additional (Independent) Director?

a) Jeevesh Kumar

b) Radhakrishnan Nair

c) Tushaar Shah

d) Rajiv Sabharwal

8) Justin Langer was recently named as the new head coach of the national cricket team of which of the following countries?

a) New Zealand

b) Australia

c) South Africa

d) England

9) Which of the following has become the first state to provide digitally-signed land record receipts (also known as 7/12 receipts) in the country?

a) Maharashtra

b) Gujarat

c) Andhra Pradesh

d) Tamil Nadu

10) Which country hosted the 12th informal meeting of SAARC Finance Ministers?

a) Malaysia

b) Myanmar

c) Philippines

d) India

11) The Keoti Waterfalls is located in which state?

a) Maharashtra

b) Madhya Pradesh

c) Andhra Pradesh

d) Karnataka

12) Who is the present Director of Pune based National Institute of Bank Management (NIBM)?

a) HK Bhanwala

b) Ajay Tyagi

c) BP Kanungo

d) KL Dhingra

13) Bharatiya Reserve Bank Note Mudran Private Limited (BRBNMPL) has been registered as a Private Limited Company under the Companies Act 1956 with its Registered and Corporate Office situated in Bengaluru. Who is Chairman of BRBNMPL?

a) HK Bhanwala

b) BP Kanungo

c) Uma Shankar

d) KL Dhingra

14) The 4th Regional Conference on ‘Futuristic, Resilient and Digital Infrastructure’ was held in which city?

a) Bengaluru

b) New Delhi

c) Ahmedabad

d) Agartala

15) The RBI has asked banks authorised to deal in foreign exchange (Authorised Dealer-I Banks) to share data with the DRI which means

a) Directorate of Revenue Intelligence

b) Directorate of Resource Intelligence

c) Directorate of Revenue Initiatives

d) Directorate of Resource Integration

16) Marshal Arjan Singh Memorial All India Hockey Tournament is being Held in Which state?

a) Lucknow

b) Chandigarh

C) Hyderabad

d) New Delhi

17) The 9th India Japan Energy Dialogue 2018 was held in which city?

a) New Delhi

b) Bengaluru

c) Chennai

d) Kochi

18. Who has won the best actor award at the 2018 Dadasaheb Phalke Awards?

a) Salman Khan

b) Akshay Kumar

c) Shah Rukh Khan

d) Salman Khan

19)Who has become the principal director general of the Press Information Bureau (PIB)?

a) Nikunj Srivastav

b) Sitanshu Kar

c) Varsha Suri

d) Devesh Chaturvedi

20) Which city to host the 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBS-2019)?

a) Bengaluru

b) New Delhi

c) Gandhinagar

d) Varanasi

21) The first-ever joint Army exercise “Harimau Shakti 2018” has started between India and which country?

a) Singapore

b) Vietnam

c) Malaysia

d) Indonesia

22) The Hockey India has named who among the following as chief coach of the Indian men’s team? 1) Gagan Ajit Singh

b) Harendra Singh

c) Viren Rasquinha

d) Dilip Tirkey

23) What is India’s ranking in the list of doping violations with 69 cases according to World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) report for samples collected in 2016?

a) Third

b) Fourth

c) Fifth

d) Sixth

5) Seventh

24) Who among the following was honoured with 26th PC Chandra Puraskaar recently for her contribution in the field of Indian music?

a) Sadhana Sargam

b) Alka Yagnik

c) Anuradha Paudwal

d) Asha Bhosle

25) Name the lender that has recently launched its Interactive Robotic Assistant (IRA) 2.0, its interactive humanoid at the Koramangala Branch in Bengaluru.

a) ICICI Bank

b) HDFC Bank

c) Karnataka Bank

d) Axis Bank

26) Name the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly speaker who has been appointed as the Deputy- CM of the state.

a) Mohammad Abbas Ansari

b) Nayeem Ahmad Khan

c) Kavinder Gupta

d) Yasin Malik

27) Name the WhatsApp Co-founder and CEO who has recently announced his resignation from the parent company Facebook.

a) Sheryl Sandberg

b) Jan Koum

c) Dave Wehner

d) Chris Cox

28) The International Buddhist Conference 2018 was held recently in ____________.

a) India

b) Bhutan

c) Tibet

d) Nepal

29) The Union Cabinet has recently approved to increase the Investment Limit for Senior Citizens from Rs. 7.5 lakh to ______________ under Pradhan Mantri Vaya VandanYojana (PMVVY) .

a) Rs.15 lakh

b) Rs.13 lakh

c) Rs.12 lakh

d) Rs.10 lakh

30) Former PM Manmohan Singh released book titled “My journey from Marxism Leninism to Nehruvian socialism “ Name the author of this book

a) Jagdish Bhagawathi

b) C H Hanumantha Rao

c) Amartya Sen

d) Aravind Subramanian

31) The bilateral Trade between India and China through which of the following border has resumed, recently

a) Nelang Valley Border

b) Nathu La Border

c) Chumar Border

d) Doklam Border

32) Name the player to attain the top position in the recent ISSF World Rankings in the 10m Air Pistol category?

a) Om Prakash Mitharval

b) Jitu Rai

c) Shahzar Rizvi

d) Ravi Kumar

33) Eminent Marxist economist Ashok Mitra who passed away recently had served as a former finance minister of which state?

a) Gujarat

b) West Bengal

c) Maharashtra

d) Madhya Pradesh

34) Which Indian city is set to host 6-day long Festivals of Bharat in May 2018?

a) Mumbai

b) Hyderabad

c) New Delhi

d) Amritsar

35) Which international body has tied up with NITI Aayog to help prevent any fraud or corruption in Centre’s ambitious Ayushman Bharat Scheme?

a) Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)

b) World Bank

c) Asian Development Bank (ADB)

d) International Monetary Fund (IMF)

36) NITI Aayog has partnered with entity to make use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in agriculture?

a) Google

b) Microsoft

c) IBM

d) Apple

37) The Union Government has decided to establish India’s second biggest airport in which of the following states?

a) Maharashtra

b) Kerala

c) Goa

d) Karnataka

38) Russian President Vladimir Putin has been again sworn in as the President of the country for ______ term.

a) 3rd

b) 5th

c) 2nd

d) 4th

39) The Government of India is soon to set up a North Eastern Cultural and Information Centre in which of the following cities?

a) Hyderabad

b) Gurugram

c) Pune

d) New Delhi

40) Manish Raniga has recently assumed the charge of Chief Commercial Officer of which airlines?

a) Jet Airways

b) IndiGo

c) SpiceJet

d) GoAir

41) What is the theme of the International Labour Day 2018?

a) Celebrating the international labour movement

b) Uniting Workers for Social and Economic Advancement

c) Construct the Future of Cameroon in Peace, Solidarity and Decent Work

d) Let’s value work by providing the jobless with start-up capital support

42) Which among the given celebrity has been nominated as the Global Leadership Ambassador for Women in Public Service Project (WPSP)?

a) Aamir Khan

b) Divya Dutta

c) Shabana Azmi

d) Amitabh Bachchan

43) Name the Indian state which has recently launched a month-long water conservation campaign named ‘Sujalam Sufalam Water Conservation Campaign’ to overcome the water shortage scenario in the state.

a) Rajasthan

b) Punjab

c) Gujarat

d) Madhya Pradesh

44) Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India has extended the timing of equity derivatives trading from current 3.30 pm to 11:55 pm with effect from __________.

a) July 1, 2018

b) May 1, 2018

c) October 1, 2018

d) August 1, 2018

45) Which country has achieved the top spot in the latest ICC ODI Team Rankings?

a) India

b) England

c) South Africa

d) New Zealand

46) Who among the following has been awarded the 2018 ONV Literary Prize?

a) M T Vasudevan Nair

b) Anuja Akathoot

c) Sugathakumari

d) Sumesh Krishnan

47) India’s tallest flag will be installed in which of the following cities under the Smart City Mission?

a) Telangana

b) Gujarat

c) Maharashtra

d) Assam

48) The government of India has recently signed an agreement with which country to cooperate on information exchange for narcotics drug control?

a) Sri Lanka

b) Nepal

c) Bangladesh

d) Malaysia

49) Which Indian state government is set to conduct the first organised census of Indus Dolphins with the help of WWF-India?

a) Gujarat

b) Punjab

c) Haryana

d) Rajasthan

50) The Government’s Agri umbrella scheme “Green Revolution – Krishonnati Yojana” has been extended for a period ending__________

a) March 2020

b) March 2019

c) January 2020

d) December 2019

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