Current Affairs Questions for Canara Bank PO, IBPS Clerk- Set 134

Current Affairs Progress Test - Set 134
Progress Test is an initiative from ByScoop to help candidates in revising the Current Affairs for upcoming banking exams. The questions covered are selected from the current events and will be extremely helpful in upcoming competitive exams like SBI PO mains, SBI Clerk mains, RBI Grade B and various other exams.
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No. of Questions: 10
Time Limit: 02 minutes
  1. RBI has mandated all corporate borrowers with exposure of Rs 5 crore and above to obtain Legal Entity Identifier (LEI). It is a ________ digit unique code.
    15
    10
    20
    5
    12
    Option C
    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has directed corporate borrowers having exposure of Rs 5 crore and above to mandatorily obtain 20-digit Legal Entity Identifier (LEI).

     

  2. The KONKAN Exercise 2018 is a bilateral maritime drill of Indian Navy with _______?
    Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy
    Royal Navy
    Indonesian Navy
    United States Navy
    Israeli Navy
    Option B
    The Bilateral KONKAN exercise between the Navy of Indian (Indian Navy) and the United Kingdom (Royal Navy) was held in Goa from November 28, 2018 to December 06, 2018

     

  3. Which is the first Indian state to launch a single emergency number 112 under the Emergency Response Support System (ERSS) Project?
    Himachal Pradesh
    Gujarat
    Haryana
    Maharashtra
    Andhra Pradesh
    Option A
    Himachal Pradesh has become the first Indian state to launch a single emergency number “112” which will connect to police, fire, health and other helplines through an Emergency Response Centre (ERC) in the state.

     

  4. RBI has reduced the mandatory hedging provision under external commercial borrowings (ECBs) to _______ percent from the current 100 percent.
    85%
    75%
    90%
    70%
    80%
    Option D
    The Reserve Bank has relaxed norms for external commercial borrowings (ECBs) by reducing the mandatory hedging provision to 70 per cent from the current 100 per cent.

     

  5. Didier Drogba is well known for which sports event?
    Golf
    Football
    Hockey
    Tennis
    Chess
    Option B
    Chelsea and Ivory Coast legend Didier Drogba has announced his retirement from professional football at the age of 40.

     

  6. With effect from January 2019, which telecom operator will serve as the service provider for Indian Railways?
    BSNL
    Vodafone Idea Limited
    Reliance Jio Infocomm
    Bharti Airtel
    Tata Docomo
    Option C
    Reliance Jio Infocomm will serve the as the telecom operator for Indian railways – from January 1, 2019. It will replace Bharti Airtel. This will reduce the telecom bills for Railways by around 35%.

     

  7. T.S. Kanaka who passed away recently was Asia’s first women___________
    Lawyer
    Nobel Prize winner
    Astronaut
    Pilot
    Neurosurgeon
    Option E
    Asia’s first woman neurosurgeon, T.S. Kanaka, died in Chennai after a brief illness. She was 86.She was also the third woman neurosurgeon in the whole world.

     

  8. Name the player who has been honored with La Liga’s Best Player for the 2017-2018 season.
    Diego Maradona
    Lionel Messi
    Cristiano Ronaldo
    Neymar
    Philippe Coutinho
    Option B

     

  9. The India International Cherry Blossom Festival 2018 has been organised in which state?
    Nagaland
    Sikkim
    Meghalaya
    Assam
    Mizoram
    Option C

     

  10. India has increased its financial contribution to UNRWA to ____________ million dollars in 2018
    $ 2 million
    $ 5 million
    $ 3 million
    $ 4 million
    $ 1 million
    Option B

     


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