Current Affairs

Current Affairs for APPSC / TSPSC Groups

1. Indian Railways has recently signed MOU with which of the following banks to promote rail ticketing?
B) UCO Bank
C) SBI Bank 
D) Yes Bank
E) Axis Bank

2. Union Cabinet approves disinvestment of ………. percent in National Buildings Construction Corporation Limited (NBCC).
A) 10%
B) 15% 
C) 20%
D) 25%
E) 12.5%

3. Which of the following cricketer named West Indies Cricketer of the year?
A) Chris Gayle
B) Marlon Samuels
C) Darren Sammy
D) Dwayne Bravo
E) Kieron Pollard

4. Theresa May appointed Prime Minister of which of the following country?
A) France
B) Germany
C) Poland
D) United Kingdom 
E) Brazil

5. Which of the following banks have become first Indian banks to join SWIFT’s global payments innovation initiative?
A) ICICI Bank and Axis Bank
B) ICICI Bank and SBI
C) HDFC Bank and UCO Bank
D) SBI and Indian Bank
E) SBI and BOB

6. Which of the following Indian Bank have been listed in the 2016 Fortune 500 list of the world’s biggest corporations in terms of revenue?
A) SBI Bank 
C) UCO Bank
D) Yes Bank
E) Axis Bank

7. Who among the following is the highest paid banker in India?
A) Chanda Kochhar
B) Aditya Puri
C) Shika Sharma
D) Sudarshan Sen
E) None

8. Who won men’s singles title of 2016 Wimbledon?
A) Andy Murrey
B) Rafael Nadal
C) Roger Federer
D) Novak Djokovic
E) Stan Wawrinka

9. Which of the following country has declared three-month state of emergency after a failed military coup to overthrow the democratically elected government?
A) Singapore
B) Turkey 
C) Nepal
D) Qatar
E) Mexico

10. Who won Ramon Magsaysay award for 2016?
A) T.M. Krishna
B) Bezwada Wilson
C) Arvind Kejriwal
D) Both A and B
E) None

11. Government to set up committee to tackle shortage of pulses headed by ….
A) Narendra Modi
B) Arun Jaitley
C) Rajnath Singh
D) Harsh Vardhan
E) Prakash Javadekar

12. Which country to conduct world’s first Zika vaccine test on humans?
A) Thailand
B) Canada
C) France
D) China
E) South Korea

13. Amal Dutta has passed away recently he belongs to which of the following sport?
A) Cricket
B) Hockey
C) Football
D) Chess
E) Golf

14. What is the maximum value of soiled currency notes which can be exchanged for free of charge?
A) 5000 
B) 25000
C) 2000
D) 1000
E) None
15. Myntra acquired which e-commerce portal?
A) Flipkart
B) Lifestyle
C) e- bay
D) Just buy
E) Jabon

16. India’s first smart grid to setup in which of the following state?
A) Haryana 
B) Gujarat
C) Rajasthan
D) Bihar

E) Sikkim

17. NASA is planned to give final design and construction of its next Mars Rover to be launched by which year?
A) 2019
B) 2020
C) 2017
D) 2018
E) 2022

18. A three-day meeting between Border Security Force (BSF) and Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) has begun in……
A) Patna
B) Dispur
C) Hyderabad
D) Agartala
E) None

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